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friends over here:

SenVoodoo Performance art by Fiona McGregor and AņA Wojak
The Bamboos Hot Melbourne funk outfit
Architecture In Helsinki Melbourne's psych-pop Octet
Machine Translations J Walker is a genius!
Sian Prior The voice of Tempo Perdido!
Faux Pas Melbourne electronic producer
Northside Records One of Melbourne's funkiest records stores
Mad Racket Well rolled, well bowled
Horse Bazaar Great digital art bar in Melbourne
Aktifmag So wrong it's right
Local People Records Aust label by Lance from the Bamboos
Suenomartino Adam Askew and Jason Martin's website
Mountains In The Sky get your MITS on!
Qua Music Fantastic Melbourne producer
Trifekta Records Exelpet, eclectic Aust label
Honkytonks The pretty disco
New Buffalo Empyreal Melbourne singer/songwriter
Music Vs Physics Melb hip hop & electronic duo
San Lazaro smokin' afro cuban grooves
Paris Kozaris aka Paz Paz is the man!
Barbara Campbell Barbara Campbell's 1001 night odyssey
They Shoot Homos Don't They? Shannon Cane's gay art mag
Is Not Magazine Words on Melbourne walls
Caroline Lee So talented
Asher Treleaven Asher jumps around
Tin & Ed Two very clever boys
Blood Policy Not a death metal band
Spacey Space You are now entering Spacey
Three Thousand Website Melb arts & culture newsletter
Cindy Lee Davie's Lightly Cindy Lee makes beautiful things
Foxymoron Magazine Defunkt NZ arts, music & culture mag
Open Souls Heavy Aotearoa funk!
Loop Records Aotearoa record label
Invada Records Home of Katalyst & others
Beci Orpin Beci rocks
Crookneck Records Fine Australian record label
Dave Miller Great aussie music producer
Central Station Records Melb Jim & Frosty on the rant!
Shapeshifter New Zealand drum 'n' bass outfit
Tip Top Music P King & Pinky Chuckles
Crackpot Marty, Ransom & Jade get down
The Town Bikes On yer bike, love.
Mr. Geoffrey We love Geoffrey
Jesse Marlow Takes wonderful photos
Underground Solution Great show on Perth's wonderful RTR FM

friends over there:

Quantic Brighton based funk producer
Red Bull Music Academy If you ain't already heard
Vinyl Junkies World famous soho record store
Matt Wolf Making the Arthur Russell movie!
Common Factor Chicago music producer & good friend
Recloose Detroit soul online!
Crate Soul Brothers Budapest on lockdown
The Daily Nice Jason Evan's fantastic daily pic site
Vienna's Waxolutionists Wien's Hip Hop massive
Rushhour Records, Amsterdam Bringin the good noise
Wolfram Eckert He had that famous look in his eye
Forro in the Dark Amazing Brazilian band from NYC

good gear:

Cool Hunting Wonderful odd videos, updated weekly
McSweeneys Go, read, now!
Believer Magazine Mc Sweeneys affiliated magazine. Awesome
Lost At E Minor Weekly arts & culture newsletter
The Art Newspaper Newspaper about art innit
Wax Poetics Magazine Great journal about beatdigging and records
XLR8R Magazine American Electronic music Magazine
Straight No Chaser Magazine British authority on music
Pandora Radio Fantastic DIY Online Radio
Centre For Contemporary Photography Australia's CCP

online radio:

Underground Solution Great show on Perth's wonderful RTR FM
Red Bull Music Academy Radio Just plain good for ya
Stones Throw Records Killer podcasts from west coast America
Hepcat Radio Broken beat, jazz and hip hop vibes
Kindred Spirits Radio Sonic goodness from Holland
New Jazz Soul Online Radio and mixes
Gilles Peterson Worldwide It's good for you
Dirk Rumpff's Offtrack show Eclectic soul beat from Herr Rumpff
Pop 77 Great diverse music blog and podcast
Milk Audio Milky
Crate Soul Brothers, Budapest Fly down to Rio
Late Night Live Philip Adams' incredible wireless program

international music:

Matthew Herbert Everything to know about MH and friends
RJD2 Home page for Ohio hip hop producer & dj
Four Tet Pretty site for this great artist
Yoruba Records Osunlade's Label site
Kindred Spirits Great Dutch label site