What's so good?
By hmcclure | Aug 14, 2012

More music from Brisbane's Tourism, who we covered earlier this year. Their single "Horses Back" was a favorite of mine for some time, and the same can now be said about their recently released track "City Never Sleeps."

You can feel a significant Brit-pop influence throughout their music, since brothers James and Joe Wisniewski relocated from the UK. Their British accents and the characteristic Brit-pop change of tempo combine nicely with the tropical guitar riffs, which are becoming synonymous with Australian indie pop. It's a very likeable mix - think the Kooks crossed with fellow Brisbane band Last Dinosaurs.

With a new EP set for release in the coming months, Tourism are set to unleash their unique hybrid style on the mostly unsuspecting public "“ make sure you're prepared!
Hugh McClure
Author: Hugh McClure
Hugh is based in Sydney, Australia, and lives in a world where music helps him function. Hugh's passion is sharing Australian music with the rest of t ... learn more →