In Scene Report, musicians from all over the globe fill us in on what’s going on sonically in their hometowns. This week Seekae gives the scoop on Sydney, Australia.

Bands Worth Watching


Tort by Bardeya

German-born, Sydney-based producer making lush, groove-based, electronic thumpers. A fantastic new artist who has an extraordinarily diverse vinyl collection to complement his DJ/live sets.


Sydney beatsmith leading the way for abstract hip-hop in Australia. Excellent mellow pop tunes, recently signed to Stones Throw in the U.S.


Stoooopid (48/Gucci Mane) by 48/4production

A constant on the Sydney club scene for the last 12 months, 48/4 combines the down-tempo club hip-hop of the U.S. with the sub-bass grooves of the U.K.

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