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  • Sweet Whirl releases remix single with Andras and Rachow versions

    Melbourne singer-songwriter par excellence Sweet Whirl returns with two remixes of her signature tune Sweetness from recent debut album How Much Works. Electronic auteur Andras contributes a dub reimagining full of space and mystery. Andras’ relationship with Chapter stretches back to the wonderful Andras & Oscar album Café Romantica in 2014. Andras’ recent album Joyful for Beats In Space was rapturously received. Rachow is a […]
  • Gregor releases second single Senseless from new album Destiny

    Melbourne prog-pop eccentric Gregor releases Senseless, the second single from his new album Destiny. The epic, insistent track was just premiered with a great writeup on Weirdo Wasteland, who called the track “a lavish and many-sided track that showcases the artist’s musical dexterity.” About the new single, Gregor himself says “Senseless is an exploration in tangential groove dedicated to the repetitive cycle of […]
  • NO ZU return with covers of Hunters & Collectors & Bryan Ferry

    Melbourne’s irrepressible “heat beat” collective NO ZU come charging back with a double A-side covers single. They deliver a swaggering version of Talking To A Stranger by Oz-Rock icons Hunters & Collectors, and the razor sharp disco of Sensation by Bryan Ferry. NO ZU’s take on Talking To A Stranger is accompanied by a video recorded in February at Something Unlimited Festival. It captures the sensual charisma and heaving energy […]

    See the World is the third single from Melbourne project Thibault’s upcoming debut album Or Not Thibault. It comes out today with a gently beautiful video, suffused with wonder at the natural world. The video was directed by Ashley Goodall, who also designed the Thibault album cover and has made videos for White Fence, Stonefield, […]
  • Chloe Alison Escott reveals first single and video from new piano album

    Stars Under Contract is the new solo album by Chloe Alison Escott, renowned as the frontwoman for Hobart, Tasmania’s cult post-punk duo the Native Cats. Today Chloe releases the first single I Know the Soul By Its Presence in Others, with a video directed by Izzy Almaz. About the video, Chloe says “Izzy Almaz and […]
  • Gregor reveals first single + video from new album Destiny

    Melbourne prog-pop eccentric Gregor has just revealed The Rock (and the Stars), the first single from his new album Destiny. The quizzical, gently beautiful track has an endearing homemade video, featuring the artist and his cat Bug traversing hand-drawn, animated landscapes. Gregor just hosted a Youtube premiere of the video, which can be seen here. About The Rock (and the Stars), Gregor says: “I was searching […]
  • Flat rate local Delivery for Northcote and surrounding suburbs

    As we’re sitting around at home most of the day, we at Chapter have decided to offer flat rate shipping on physical orders in the suburbs surrounding our lovely home base of Northcote. For just $8 we’ll hand deliver (socially distanced, hand-sanitised) records to your door. You can order as much stuff as you like […]
  • Our new downbeat/ambient compilation Midnight Meditations – all the info

    Our new downbeat/ambient compilation Midnight Meditations is out today. Here’s a handy info sheet with background and links for all the artists involved. 1. Yirinda – Nhaya (To See) Yirinda’s inimitable blend of ancient Aboriginal language and the improvisatory sublime pierces to the core and sidesteps all expectations. Leone and Pankhurst’s music invokes the sounds of […]
  • Sweet Whirl announces debut album and first single Something I Do

    Esther Edquist is Melbourne artist Sweet Whirl. She is also one of the best songwriters you have heard in a very long time. The debut Sweet Whirl album How Much Works is out May 29 on ltd white vinyl, black vinyl and digital. Pre-order here.Gorilla Vs. Bear just premiered the album’s lead single and video Something I […]
  • Crayon Fields reissue out today!

    It’s release day for our deluxe reissue of Crayon Fields 2009 masterpiece All the Pleasures of the World – now on blue green “galaxy swirl” vinyl, with new liner notes, photos and a download card stacked with digital bonus tracks (including covers of Kath Bloom, Abba and Roxette). With its loping bass lines, swooning strings and hypnotic […]
  • Use No Hooks lost recordings 1979-83 on new LP

    Check out “The Hook” as just premiered on The FaderPre-order your LP now on Royal Blue vinyl – out 6 Mar 2020 Chapter Music is very excited to reveal a trove of previously unreleased recordings by early 80s Aussie disco-punk heroes Use No Hooks. The band feature Arne Hanna from Michael Hutchence’s late 80s INXS side-project […]
  • Crayon Fields release deluxe reissue of 2009’s All The Pleasures Of The World

    Pre-order All the Pleasures Of the World on blue-green “galaxy swirl” vinyl here“Transforms classic rock touchstones into something affecting and winning” – Pitchfork “Baroque pop gem recalling The Zombies and The Left Banke” – Brooklyn Vegan“Lysergic lo-fi euphoria of the first-order.” – The TimesMelbourne, Australia minor key pop magicians Crayon Fields released their second album All The Pleasures Of The World in 2009. […]
  • First taste of new EP by Melbourne auteur Sweet Whirl

    Love Songs & Poetry is out on May 3, pre-orders get an immediate download of first single Strange News. Chapter Music welcomes Sweet Whirl, aka Melbourne folk rock auteur Esther Edquist, to the roster with a six song EP released on cassette and digital. Gently rollicking first single Strange News was premiered overnight via UK site Clash. Love […]
  • Chapter teams up with Omnian for US mailorders

    We know postage from Australia can be expensive for our overseas customers, so Chapter has teamed up with the good folk at Omnian Music Group/Captured Tracks to make our catalogue available for mailorder at domestic US prices! Even if you’re from the UK, Europe or elsewhere, you should be able to save a few bucks on […]