Jean-Philip Grobler of St. Lucia (USA) talks new album, embracing uncool influences, performing in South Africa &more!

St. Lucia are on a roll. Since releasing two EPs in 2012, they’ve gone on to release an album (featuring one of the catchiest songs in recent years), play the iconic Coachella Festival and, most recently, appear on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. We caught up with frontman Jean-Philip Grobler to discuss the forthcoming…

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Peter Noble on the upcoming 27th Byron Bay Bluesfest & the formation of a diverse festival bill

Bluesfest celebrates 27 years on the Australian festival calendar in 2016 and this year, the Byron Bay affair has brought together possibly one of its strongest and diverse line ups yet. Featuring the likes of Kendrick Lamar, D’Angelo, The National, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and more, the festival ignited conversation in 2015 surrounding the…

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