S.mouse is a fictional character from the Australian mockumentary series, Angry Boys. The character is portrayed by Chris Lilley, and has appeared in Angry Boys since its second broadcast on 18 May 2011. He is an African American rapper who lives in Los Angeles, California. In the second episode, S.mouse is introduced as the rapper who just released the biggest selling hip-hop single of all time, "Slap My Elbow". Later in the show, S.mouse is put under house arrest at his parent's home for two months, after defecating on a police car in the video for his single "Poo on You".
Jebediah are an alternative rock band from Perth, Australia. Forming in 1994, the band consists of Kevin Mitchell (vocals, rhythm guitar), Vanessa Thornton (bass guitar), Chris Daymond (lead guitar) and Brett Mitchell (drums). The band signed with Murmur, a label of Sony Music, in 1996 and released their first album Slightly Odway in 1997. They released three more albums before splitting with Sony: Of Someday Shambles, Jebediah and Glee Sides and Sparities.
The Mess Hall are a two-piece rock and roll combo based in Sydney, New South Wales that formed in 2001. Widely respected for their live shows, The Mess Hall have toured Australia extensively both in their own right and supporting bands such as You Am I, Jet and The Strokes. They have also toured the US and Japan, notably with fellow Sydney band, Wolfmother. Outside the driving drums and guitar of The Mess Hall, singer/guitarist Jed Kurzel is an acoustic artist of some note. Drummer Cec Condon is a veteran of the Brisbane music scene.
Soaring, beat-afflicted Post-Gaze New Wave, inducing moments of hair-raising and hip-thrusting? Yes please.
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Emerging from the burbs of Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast, TYRANTS! Has been bringing the party since early 2010. This enthusiastic five piece made there debut alongside US headliners THEREFORE I AM and Australian kingpins CONFESSION blowing the audience away with there mix of catchy Riffs, viscous breakdowns and panty dropping vocals. Labeled as the ‘party-sound’ TYRANTS! have continued to rise throughout 2010 filling venues with there constantly growing fan base and Sharing the stage with such acts as Sienna Skies...
In 2005 after being friends and associated production whores with Mikah Freeman, Vance Musgrove & Ross McGrath started their digital label project, dubbed The Aston Shuffle. What started off as a group effort to get their previously unreleased tunes to the masses has skyrocketed into 2007 with the group heavily in demand for their white hot remixes
Thirsty Merc is an Australian rock band formed in 2002 in Sydney, Australia. The band consists of Rai Thistlethwayte (vocals/guitar/keyboards), Phil Stack (bass guitar), Karl Robertson (drums), and Matt Smith (guitarist). Thirsty Merc have released one EP entitled First Work, and 3 studio albums; Thirsty Merc, Slideshows, and Mousetrap Heart. The band has sold over 200,000 albums, has toured extensively around Australia, and have received heavy airplay in Australia on an impressive number of songs.
Red Riders are a four piece band from Sydney, Australia. They play an angular indie sort of music, and have released their first album, Replica Replica, to much critical acclaim. They also have 3 other EP's released including Self-Titled, The Plan A and Slide In Next To Me EP. The single 'Slide In Next To Me' received much airplay on Triple J and was voted number 96 in the 2006 Hottest 100.
Disco Stu is Ian Andrews, famous Australian electronic music producer and sound artist since the early 1980s (Cut with Kitchen Knife, The Horse He's Sick, Hypnoblob, Lymph Products etc). Disco Stu released several albums and tracks through Clan Analogue in the 1990s and early 2000 period, including the infamous 'Englishman in Ibiza' Album, the title track of which uses cut up speech from a Spanish Language record to create some rather rude innuendos. See discogs - http://www.discogs.com/artist/Disco+Stu