Australian Music Is Bloody Great: Porpoise Spit

Australian Music Is Bloody Great: Porpoise Spit

Naarm/Melbourne-based rock & roll punks select some of the fave current Aussie sounds

Where do you hear great new Australian music these days? Community radio is one crucial outlet and Amrap – the Australian Music Radio Airplay Project - offers Australian musicians a pathway to airplay from the hundreds of community stations to a weekly listenership of nearly 6,000,000 people. Go to to get your music to thousands of presenters using the site each month to find new Australian music. If you haven’t got your music on Amrap, what are you waiting for? Community radio uses Amrap to source Australian music for airplay. You can discover all the great Australian music championed by community radio on the Community Radio Plus App, featuring the diverse range of community radio stations nationwide in one handy spot!

Amrap’s national radio show Australian Music Is Bloody Great features Australian artists presenting their favourite recent Australian music. Australian Music Is Bloody Great’s previous hosts range from Dune Rats to Sampa The Great to Phil Jameison.

We’re proud to team up with Amrap to bring you Australian Music Is Bloody Great as a Pilerats feature!

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Written by Joshua Kreusler

Reasonably fresh out of Melbourne's urban sprawl, self-described socially progressive punks Porpoise Spit are gaining a solid reputation for their heartfelt ballads and raucous energy. Recently signed to Melbourne label Psychic Hysteria, Porpoise Spit are on the verge of releasing their debut full-length album after a few singles. They jump on board Australian Music Is Bloody Great and share some local faves.

Dr Sure's Unusual Practice- Outside Looking In


[Dr Sure's Unusual Practice] are doing so much good rock music right now. They're touring and releasing relentlessly. Check out this film clip if you can!

Rin McArdle - Perpetual Propensity


This is an absolute heartbreaker from the all bars elite company. She just released this album.

Vigilantonie - Sugar


Vigilantonie is a bubblegum pop princess from Melbourne with a scorcher of a new track called sugar.

The Maggie Pills - Hope Is A Risk


We played with the Maggie Pills recently at Max Watts for Cable Ties album launch and became instantly obsessed. Dial this one right up.

Cable Ties - Mum's Caravan


To keep the theme of the last pick rolling.

Skink Tank - Aries Season


Skink tank are heading on tour with us this October and we are pumped for that.

Porpoise Spit - Flat Coins


This is our latest single.

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