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  • 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 […]
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  • 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 […]
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  • New Chapter signing Honey 2 Honey release debut single

    Tone of Voice is the first single from A Taste Of, the debut EP by Canberra/Sydney dub R’n’B foursome Honey 2 Honey. The band will play single launches in Melbourne and Sydney in February, as well as a Melbourne support show for labelmate Laura Jean. Originally a duo of Rory Stenning (a stalwart of Canberra’s electronic scene via his […]
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  • Supports announce for Laura Jean’s Press Play tour Feb/Mar 2019

    Laura Jean‘s Press Play headline tour starts in just a few weeks, and now we can announce the amazing supports for each show. These are Laura’s first headline dates since her sold out Devotion album launches in July/August 2018. In Sydney, Laura is joined by Marcus Whale (in duo mode) and Bree Van Reyk. In Melbourne she plays with Jade Imagine and mysterious newcomers Honey 2 Honey. In Perth it’s Rabbit Island and Hi. Ok, Sorry., while […]
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  • Chapter’s 20% Off Moving Sale

    Chapter is moving! We’re leaving our beloved Clifton Hill headquarters after 11 years and heading to parts unknown (well, Northcote really). So that we don’t have to break our backs moving as many boxes, we’re having a MOVING S A L E!! Use the code moving when you check out via the Chapter webstore or […]
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  • Laura Jean reveals new video + 2019 headline tour

    LAURA JEAN ANNOUNCES “PRESS PLAY” TOUR FEB/MAR 2019 + REVEALS NEW VIDEO FOR “DEVOTION” Laura Jean is excited to announce her Press Play headline tour in February/March 2019, named after the first song from her new album Devotion. These are Laura’s first headline dates since her sold out album launches in July/August. Laura has also shared a stunning new video for Devotion, […]
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  • Two new Chapter releases out today – Gregor + Kath Bloom & Loren Connors

    It’s a big release day Friday at Chapter HQ, with two amazing new records out today! GREGOR – SILVER DROP Silver Drop is the debut album by young Melbourne pop eccentric Gregor. It’s a remarkable record, about as touching as anything you’ve heard, but similarly striking for its musical adventurousness. Spacious and delicate, but peppered with acerbic pop moments, the […]
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  • The Goon Sax announce Australian album launch shows

    Brisbane nervy pop champs The Goon Sax announce launch dates for their second album We’re Not Talking in November. Full of heart-wrenchingly honest songs of love and disappointment, We’re Not Talking has reverberated around the world, getting a thrashing on BBC 6Music and earning raves everywhere from Pitchfork to Noisey to NPR to MOJO. The band have toured UK, Europe and […]
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  • Gregor releases new single This Heat

    After breaking hearts with A Song About Holding Hands, Melbourne pop eccentric Gregor releases the second single from upcoming debut album Silver Drop. Just now premiered via Raven Sings The Blues, This Heat is a woozy faux-reggae ode to summer picnics, or maybe the power of love and affection to transcend the harsh Australian elements. After a 2016 tape loved by Stereogum, Gregor’s official debut album Silver Drop is about as […]
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  • School Damage A To X album out now + tour supports announced

    Order A To X now on white vinyl, black vinyl, CD or digital The ace new album A To X by DIY pop charmers School Damage  is out now! Just over a year since their self-titled instant classic debut, A To X focuses School Damage’s simultaneously sharp and wobbly DIY pop aesthetic, taking in the wooziness of Young Marble Giants, […]
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  • First ever vinyl reissues for 80s US folk icons Kath Bloom & Loren Connors

    The extraordinary creative partnership of New Haven, CT duo Kath Bloom and Loren Connors has haunted psych-folk fans since the early 80s. Kath taught herself guitar during shifts as a janitor at a New Haven cemetery, while Loren’s free-form idiosyncratic style had been developing since the late 60s. Between 1981 and 1984, the duo recorded […]
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  • Montero announces December Australian shows + new video

    Check out the new video for Quantify Adding to an appearance at Meredith Music Festival, psychedelic soft rock heroes Montero announce a headline show Melbourne this December for Thursday 13 December at Howler. These shows cap off a massive year for Montero, who played Barcelona’s huge Primavera Sound festival in June and has toured UK/Europe twice: once […]
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  • New EP of remixes for Smokey’s Piss Slave

    In 2015, Chapter Music released How Far Will You Go…?, an extensive reissue of landmark 70s/80s recordings by outrageous Los Angeles leather rocker Smokey. Spanning pre-punk, stoner jams, disco, synth-punk and more, How Far Will You Go…? brought Smokey’s incredible self-released recordings to a new audience, seeing him covered everywhere from Pitchfork to Rolling Stone […]
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  • School Damage reveal new single/video Meeting Halfway

    DIY pop charmers School Damage share the new video for their single Meeting Halfway, which features awesome cut-out collage stop animation made by the band’s own Carolyn Hawkins. The track is taken from their forthcoming album A to X, which is due out via Chapter Music on 31 August on white vinyl, black vinyl, CD and digital. A To X is the […]
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