GYROstream Blog

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

30/08/2019

GYRO HQ

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

26/08/2019

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

21/08/2019

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

19/08/2019

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

Apple Music For Artists - What does it do?

13/08/2019

GYRO HQ

It’s been a big week for artists wanting to access their streaming information and performance on Apple Music. We’ve packaged up some of the changes below for you. Take a look.  APPLE MUSIC FOR ARTISTS Apple Music has just opened ‘Apple Music for Artists’ up for general use. Exclusive to iOS, ‘Apple Music for Artists’ has been in beta since 2018 and was launched with both a desktop and mobile app as their response to 'Sportify for... Read More