Music

HUSH OF NIGHT.

THE PAPER KITES. NATIONAL & NORTH AMERICAN ‘MIDNIGHT’ TOUR. 23 JUNE. Oh, The Paper Kites, we’ve missed you so. Their pursuit of emotionally intense, delicate harmonies and a charming energy, it’s just as sparkly, upbeat, and dreamy as The Paper Kites ditties that have come before. They have ripped the walls down through the tough […]

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HISTORY REPEATING.

TASTE. NATIONAL ‘LIFE ON EARTH’ ALBUM TOUR. 1 JULY. Oh boy oh boy oh boy. If your arvo is feeling a little lacklustre, we have just the thing to add some much needed oomph. TASTE  a heavy rock band born in the 70’s have finally reunited back together. If that news has suddenly given you those excited tingles […]

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Lifestyle.

AFEND THOSE WINTER BLUES.

Do you feel that breeze in the air, salty sweet friends? The warm weather may be ready to bid us adieu, but there’s no need to resign yourself to hibernation just yet – not when the Afends folks are back with their annual Winter 2016 collection and we’ve gotta say: it’s bit of a doozy. […]

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IDYLLIC BEAUTY.

I had the pleasure to talk with this beautiful wild west wonderer who doesn’t know where she lives anymore. An unhinged monkey spending most of her time behind the lens, leather bound books, with friends and family, her MONSTA tribe, thinking about the ocean and hiding in places along the coastline. Where is the hell is […]

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HOLT YOUR HORSES.

Did you wake up with a salty sweet string of music floating through your head? If so, you may have some psychic tendencies to look into, or a dripping sense of energetic synths which twinkles in the background and elsewhere. Seductively oozing you towards a breeze into a promised land. Adelaide duo Auguste recently dropped […]

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SPLENDID SPLENDOUR.

  After much hyper nerves on edge, ants in pants, restless and sleepess nights,  the Splendour In The Grass 2016 lineup has finally greeted us with one heck load of incredible artists who’ll be taking over the land of Byron Bay this July, filling the lineup with nearly every section of a record store. The […]

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Music

OUT OF SIGHT.

No matter which corner of Australia you’re curled up in today – or of the world, for that matter – we recommend giving these new tunes a whirl. The local Melbourne lads have managed to mold themselves out of a previous band in the summer of 2010. Into a perfect sound of melodies for any […]

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Lifestyle.

HERE AND NOW.

It’s no secret we’re mildly obsessed with all things crystal at the moment made with love! The latest love and addition to Salty Sweets directory is Violet Gray…a tightly edited collection of jewels and global trinkets inspired by the wandering world and nomadic aesthetic. Violet Gray has led to create pieces, which are not only beautiful, […]

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SOUL CRUSHING.

Hark! Oh fans of all things salty and sweet, we have some news for you. You know that feeling you get when you’re traveling and because you feel removed from every day life, you gain perspective. Suddenly things that you thought were not possible now feel like they are. Clearly, the good folk of Corey […]

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POLITELY SMILING.

  Nick Cunningham is a well-written, acoustic, and harmonious artist from South Australia, based in Byron Bay who has been whirling around the coast a whole lot of late and pricked our ears. Perhaps pricked is too strong a verb though – how about caressed? Stroked? Lovingly patted? Happified? Now I’m just making up words to attempt […]

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