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Parsnip – Adding Up

Parsnip will be releasing a new four track EP in May. Titled Adding Up it features four tracks and the band have made the title track available for streaming. It’s a lovely indiepop tune that still draws from 1960s girl bands for influences although it’s not so prominent here as on previous efforts. Dolly Mixture … Continue reading

Parsnip – Lift Off!

Australian girl group revivalists Parsnip will be releasing their debut album When The Trees Bear Fruit on Trouble in Mind Records at the end of August. The first track previewed from the album is Lift Off! and, once more, we are given a 1960s inspired treat. It’s a harmonious song as all the band members … Continue reading

Parsnip/The Shifters – Hip Blister

Split single from two of the current crop of Melbourne bands, both of whom have contributed three tracks each. However, at time of writing, only one track from each band is (was) available for streaming. The wonderful Parsnip have featured on these pages before and on Counterfeit they deliver another slice of girl band inspired … Continue reading

Parsnip – Feeling Small

I have been listening to quite a few of the 1960’s Beat Girl compilations of late and the vintage sounding Parsnip easily sound like they could have appeared on any one of them. Both sides of this retro sounding 7″ just wanna make you get up and dance especially the wonderful Winter which gets my … Continue reading

Parsnip – Health

Health is taken from Australian band Parsnip’s self titled debut single that is due for release later this month. Straight from the off with it’s handclaps both the song and it’s cover art suggest that the song could easily of come from another era. The pleasing 1960’s girl group style vocals and the garage guitar … Continue reading

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