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    Twerps announce Aus tour dates + new video + UK/Europe tour!

    Melbourne pop conquerors Twerps are taking off around the nation to launch their second album Range Anxiety, and to celebrate they’ve released a new video for snappy pop hit Stranger. The stop-action video (just premiered on DIY Mag) was miraculously created by new Twerps bassist Gus Lord on his iPhone – have a look at […]
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    Jonny Telafone album release day + tour announce!

    Post-apocalyptic R’n’B man-myth Jonny Telafone releases his first bona fide album Romeo Must Cry today, on vinyl, CD and digital. He also announces a run of album launches in March/April. Romeo Must Cry presents a darkly sexual near future, where oblivion lurks around every corner, but human connections can still be made amidst a gleaming metropolis. The album […]
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    Jonny Telafone premieres new video

    Less than 24 hours before Jonny Telafone unleashes new album Romeo Must Cry on the world, here’s a new video for the apocalyptic epic Inferno. Directed by Jonny himself, the video (and song) features fearsome fretwork from The Ocean Party’s Liam Halliwell. Romeo Must Cry is out Friday February 6, 2015, on vinyl and digital […]
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    New Dick Diver track Tearing The Posters Down

    A new track from Dick Diver’s upcoming third album Melbourne, Florida just premiered via Noisey, and it’s a nervy pop gem! Tearing the Posters Down follows December’s Waste the Alphabet, and sets a pretty happening scene for Melbourne, Florida, which comes out in Chapter Music on vinyl, CD and digital on March 6. You can […]
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    Kath Bloom premiere on Brooklyn Vegan

    Here’s a beautiful track from the new Kath Bloom album Pass Through Here, just premiered on BrooklynVegan. The song is like a mini-history of the last 35+ years of Kath’s music. Pass Through Here is out Feb 6 on Chapter on vinyl, CD and digital, you can pre-order via iTunes, the Chapter webstore or Bandcamp.
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    Twerps release day + Primavera and more!

    Excitement has totally mounted the curb for Twerps‘ second album Range Anxiety, which rolls out today in Aus/NZ on Chapter Music! The band have just been announced for Primavera Sound in Barcelona in May, marking the band’s first trip to Europe. Hype Machine are streaming the album until the US release date (Jan 27 via Merge Records). The stream has […]
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    Cannanes great lost album available again

    Celebrating their 30th birthday this year, The Cannanes are all time heroes here at Chapter Music. Their awesome 2000 album Communicating At An Unknown Rate has just been given a Lost Album rave via the Double J website. To celebrate, we have made the album digitally available for the first time ever, you can get it via […]
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    Laura Jean shortlisted for the AMP

    Melbourne folk auteur Laura Jean‘s incredible self-titled album has been shortlisted for the 2014 Australian Music Prize. Alongside records by the likes of Total Control, Blank Realm and Chet Faker, Laura Jean is just one of nine to make the prestigious shortlist. The nomination sees Laura in contention to join hallowed company like Eddy Current […]
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    Twerps score Pitchfork Best New Track – Again!

    Melbourne pop foursome Twerps were bestowed one of music’s highest honours yesterday when they received a Best New Track from internet music bible Pitchfork for their new track I Don’t Mind. The second song on upcoming new album Range Anxiety is a slow-building marvel, beginning simply and unobtrusively, but growing in determination across its five and […]
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    New Kath Bloom single + album pre-order

    Chapter is very excited to be working with Kath Bloom again, one of our all-time heroes, on her new album Pass Through Here, due out on February 6 on vinyl, CD and digital.. First track Criminal Side was just premiered on Popmatters (check out the Soundcloud stream below) and you can pre-order Pass Through Here on vinyl, CD […]
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    Dick Diver return with new single + album pre-order

    Dick Diver are back! Melbourne’s celebrated deep pop thinkers return with Waste the Alphabet (check the Soundcloud stream below), a short, sharp pop attack premiered overnight on The Fader. They also announce details of third album Melbourne, Florida. The first single is a novel collaboration for the band. As guitarist Rupert Edwards explains: “Michael Farrell […]
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    Twerps new track “Shoulders” + US tour dates + Melb headline show

    Hear a new track below from Twerps’ much anticipated second album Range Anxiety, as premiered overnight on Brooklyn Vegan and shared on Stereogum. Shoulders is a sweeping folk-rock epic from the pen of NZ-born shredder guitarist Julia McFarlane. You can now get Shoulders if you pre-order Range Anxiety from iTunes, Bandcamp or the Chapter webstore (radical legends who […]
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    A glimpse into the psyche of a Twerp via new album trailer

    Marty from Twerps has put together a new trailer offering a revealing glimpse into the psyche of an aspiring musician, alongside tantalising excerpts of songs from their forthcoming album Range Anxiety. Range Anxiety is released Friday January 23 on Chapter Music for Australia/New Zealand, and January 27 on Merge Records for the rest of the world. Pre-order […]

    Chapter end of year sale!

    Chapter’s having a big sale til the end of the year via our website and Australian record stores. Everything pre-2014 is going cheap, including some of our biggest hits like Twerps, Dick Diver, Beaches and the Can’t Stop It! compilations. Check out our webstore, or head down to your favourite record emporium to pick up […]