Noiseweek: Nardwuar, Blank Realm, Ought,
Posted 2 days ago

33 1/3 longlist, a new clip from Mogwai/Slowdive/Editors collab Minor Victories, new tunes from Blank Realm and Gold Class and much more.

Noiseweek: Nardwuar, Blank Realm, Ought, Gold Class & Minor Victories
Anger Management: Kekal
Posted 4 days ago

With no official members, Indonesia's Kekal is less a band and more an institution of free reign creativity.

Anger Management: Kekal
Hope Drone — Cloak of Ash
Posted 6 days ago

This is not background music, something to have on whilst you have a conversation. Such thoughtful and detailed work requires your full attention.

Hope Drone — Cloak of Ash
Two Minutes With Inverloch
Posted 7 days ago

As Inverloch prepare to support US doom giants Yob in Melbourne on August 21, we spend a couple of minutes with bassist Chris Jordon and guitarist Matt Skarajew and find…

Two Minutes With Inverloch
Noiseweek: Battles, Stars of the Lid, We
Posted 9 days ago

The sights, sounds and words of the week in noise.


How Stars of the Lid Made Two Ambient Masterworks | Rolling Stone

Sometime after the release of their sixth studio album,…

Noiseweek: Stars of the Lid, Battles, We Lost the Sea, Chelsea Wolfe, Lycia


Earthless & Elder

The heavy-psych double bill of the year comes to Australia this October. Read More


YOB might be one of the best bands in North America. This August, they make their maiden voyage to Australia. Read More

A Place to Bury Strangers

New York’s loudest, A Place to Bury Strangers, return to Australia this September. Read More

Tour Rumours

We here at life is noise have got our ear to the ground, and have heard the odd rumour or two of acts that may or may not be coming to Australia. While we obviously make no guarantees, our top… Read More