“The type of no-nonsense rock music that belongs on radio, yearns for festival season, and is all too rare these days.” The Guardian
“The Sydney quartet plumb emotive depths and develop mane-thrashing garage-pop on its succinct, razor-sharp follow-up. Some unsolicited advice: Get around The Buoys.” NME
“Equal parts furious and liberating, it’s clear that the future belongs to The Buoys, and we’re all just coming along for the ride.” Rolling Stone
Today Eora/Sydney four-piece outfit The Buoys announce their Unsolicited Advice Tour, performing across Australia’s East Coast in March / April 2022. BUY TICKETS HERE.
On the reveal of their Unsolicited Advice 2022 Tour, The Buoys also share the news of their signing to booking agency Village Sounds (DMA’s, Courtney Barnett, Vance Joy) and sign for management with Arcadia Music Company, who are behind acts including MAY-A, CYRUS and ROYBOY.
On the signings, CEO of Arcadia Music Co, Christian Lo Russo says “I am so unbelievably psyched to welcome The Buoys to the Arcadia roster. The live show is incredible, pure energy and passion! I can’t wait to be part of the next chapter of their adventure and watch it all unfold from the front row”. Toni Ellis of Village Sounds furthers, saying “I have been a big fan of The Buoys for years, and am thrilled be a part of their fantastic team. I am so pleased to be welcoming them to the Village Sounds roster and look forward to a long and exciting career with them”.
It’s been a whirlwind year for The Buoys, having just released their highly anticipated EP Unsolicited Advice For Your DIY Disasterin October, which was a collection of personal experiences, self-discovery and the bittersweet nature of relationships.
Carving out a fresh space in alt-rock, The Buoys single, ‘Bad Habit’, was hailed as ‘the musical definition of a bullseye’ by Richard Kingsmill, scoring a spot in triple j’s Most Played for weeks on end, as well as becoming cover girls for Spotify’s ‘Local Noise’ and ‘Rock Out’ playlists. The band swiftly followed this up with the release of cathartic banger ‘Lie To Me Again’, becoming the most playlisted Australian act across streaming platforms in release week, receiving a full rotation triple j add, cover placement on Spotify’s ‘Indie Arrivals’, as well as charting in Shazam’s Top 100, and Spotify AU Viral 50.
After truly settling into their sound and slaying regular touring, this March / April The Buoys will be taking their Unsolicited Advice tour to Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Wollongong. You can expect fiery anthems and heart-jerking tunes alike, all wrapped up into one high energy set. Tour dates and ticket details below.
Unsolicited Advice For Your DIY Disaster by The Buoysis out now, buy/stream here.
12 Mar – Oxford Art Factory – Eora / Sydney
17 Mar – Black Bear Lodge – Meeanjin / Brisbane
19 Mar – The Night Cat – Naarm / Melbourne
17 Apr – Yours & Owls Festival – Dharawal / Wollongong