GYROstream Blog

Top 5 Places to List Your Gigs Online



Want to promote your shows but don’t know where to start? We’ve compiled a list of the 5 best places to list your gigs.  Songkick There is a lot to get excited about when it comes to Songkick. This platform allows live music fans to track the movements of their favourite artists conveniently from the palm of their hands. Songkick is connected to Spotify, Deezer, Pandora, Soundcloud and Shazam, sending alerts and gig information to its 15 million worldwide subscribers.... Read More

Our Feature Album for August - The Jensens 'Hyacinth Haze'



Jump into our feature album for this month, the debut LP from one of Brisbane’s most beloved rockers The Jensens. After the success of their previous EPs Everybody Talks (2016) and Sexless (2017), The Jensens have been hyping their debut album with a selection of cuts; the effervescent 'Coma', the psychedelic 'Mt. Mura', and the soothing 'Four Chambers’.  Diving into the remaining tracks on the daring project, the defiant disco hit ‘Slur’... Read More

GYROstream's BIGSOUND Picks of 2019


Alice White

BIGSOUND is Australia's leading new music festival and industry conference held annually in Brisbane's Fortitude Valley, and it’s just around the corner! Kicking off on Tuesday September 3 until Friday September 6, over 150 emerging artists will be showcasing the best in new music. Previously helping to propel the careers of Courtney Barnett, Flume, Rufus, Seth Sentry, Stella Donnelly, Gang of Youths, DMA's, Kingswood, The Temper Trap, Megan Washington, DZ Deathrays, Ball... Read More

Video Premieres: Facebook VS. Youtube


Louvel Yapali

Which channel works best for you and your fans? There’s a new option available to artists now where you can premiere your new video release either via Youtube or Facebook. Ideally, it would be great to use both depending on your audiences and what works better for you. But we’ve done the hard work for you to have a look at both platforms and see what the differences are and which one could be better overall. What exactly is a video premiere? A video premiere is a way for... Read More

Meet Our Feature Artist for August | Future Haunts


Lauren Blake

2019 is shaping up to be the biggest year yet for our August feature artist, Future Haunts. Following the release of their anthemic latest single, ‘Fall In Line’, the Brisbane four-piece is gearing up to impress their hometown with two showcases at BIGSOUND 2019.  Self-recorded at Plutonium Studios and mixed by Miro Mackie (St. Vincent, DZ Deathrays, Hatchie), ‘Fall In Line’ is a punch-back at ‘draconian’ lockout laws.  Ben Speight explains that... Read More