2016


Date Posted: 23 April 2016  

Matau Records Tune of the Day 'Gamma Knife' by King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard 'Gamma Knife' is the first single from King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard's eight studio album 'Nonagon Infinity' King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard are an Australian band formed in 2010. With Nonagon Infinity King Gizz have departed from their predominantly psychedelic rock st...


Date Posted: 2 April 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day - “Rolling On” by The Murlocs “Rolling On” was released in 2015 as a limited edition 7” single on hot pink vinyl on Flightless Records. Its the first single from The Murlocs second album “Young Blindness” released as a limited edition yellow vinyl in March 2016. The Murlocs are an Australian garage rock band formed in Geelong in 2011. In...


Date Posted: 10 March 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day - "Take It There" by Massive Attack, Tricky & 3D "Take it There" is a track from the latest Massive Attack EP "Ritual Spirit" released in Janaury 2016 on Virgin EMI Records. "Take it There" features orignial collaborator Tricky for the first time since their album Protection in 1994. You can purchase "Ritual Spirit" on vinyl from Matau Records Australian music store ...


Date Posted: 8 March 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day “Everybody Loves the Sunshine” by Roy Ayers Everybody Loves the Sunshine was released on vinyl in 1976 on Polydor Records, and is from the LP of the same title. The song has been sampled many times by Hip-hop artists. Roy Ayers is an American funk, soul, and jazz artist, as well as being famous in this own right his songs are some of the most sampled by the hip-hop community and is featured on the soundtrack to the N.W.A. movie Straight Outta Compton. “Everybody Loves the S...


Date Posted: 3 March 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day “Pure Imagination” from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory The soundtrack to the movie was released on vinyl in 1971. The songs and score were composed by Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley. The movie Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory was based on the children's book by Roald Dahl. Geffen Records have re-released Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory soundtrack on Gold vinyl, its available from our Australian vinyl music store ...


Date Posted: 29 February 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day “Men Of Good Fortune" by Lou Reed Men of Good Fourtune is a track from Lou Reed's third solo album Berlin, released on vinyl in 1973. The song was originally recorded the The Velvet Underground in 1966 but was never released. You can purchase Lou Reed's album "Berlin" on vinyl from our Australian music store Click Here . ...


Date Posted: 25 February 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day “Step On” by The Happy Mondays Released in April 1990 on 7” single, Step On is a cover of "He's Gonna Step On You Again" co-written by Christos Demetriou and performed by John Kongos. The Happy Mondays version incorporates a short sample of three guitar notes from the original. Step On was a single from the Happy Mondays forth LP “Pills 'n' Thrills and Bellyaches” also released on vinyl in 1990. Both the single and LP were produced by Paul Oakenfold on released on factory records. ...


Date Posted: 21 February 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day “Garden” by The Hinds Garden is The Hinds’ third single released from their debut album “Leave Me Alone” on vinyl in January 2016. Garage Rock Band The Hinds is a Spanish rock band formed in 2011. Forced to change from their original name Deers in 2014 Hind is a female deer. The Hinds toured Australia in February 2015 and will be touring again in May 2016. You can buy “Leave Me Alone” on yellow vinyl from our music store ...


Date Posted: 18 February 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Tune of the Day “Organ Donor” by DJ Shadow Organ Donor is a track from DJ Shadow’s debut vinyl LP Endtroducing..... released in 1996. The album was created entirely from sampled vinyl records sourced from DJ Shadow’s crate digging. DJ Shadow sampled the organ solo from Organ Donor from Giorgio Moroder's record “Tears”. You can purchase DJ Shadow’s acclaimed album Endtroducing from Matau Records vinyl record store ...


Date Posted: 16 February 2016  

Matau Records Vinyl Record of the day – "Hearts on Fire" by Cut Copy "Hearts on Fire" was the first single released from Cut Copy’s 2008 Vinyl LP In Ghost Colours. Tim Goldsworthy re-edited the song for the album. Cut Copy (or Cut/Copy) were formed in 2001 in Melbourne, Australia. In Ghost Colours was the groups second album (released on vinyl in 2008) and catapulted them to the attention of the world. You can purchase Cut Copy's In Ghost Colours from Matau Records Vinyl Store ...


Date Posted: 15 February 2016  

Vinyl Record of the day – "Strange Brew" by Cream Cream released "Strange Brew" as a 7” single in May 1967. It was the first single from their vinyl album Disraeli Gears, and unusually features Eric Clapton on lead vocals rather than Jack Bruce. Disraeli Gears was Cream’s second studio album and was released in November 1967 and was a hit on both sides of the Atlantic as well as going to number 1 on the Australian music chart. You can purchase the reissue of Disraeli Gears on 180 gram vinyl from Matau Records...