Your ride or die guide to UNSW life.

Blitz is your guide to the latest, greatest and what's on at UNSW.

We bring you gig reviews, points of view, comedy, viral content and more on a daily basis. Read, watch or listen (or join the team and get lit with Blitz).

Podcasts

Mixtapes

Interviews

MUSIC READS

DIET | Sundown EP

Chicks to Replace Dicks in your Spotify Playlists

You’ve read it in the headlines and heard it belted by frontwomen - female artists are standing up for their rights to equal representation on festival stages and in the music industry.

Read More

Top 10 Winter Albums

It’s still freezing. It’s been cold for a long time, and it’s probably going to continue to be cold for a long time. So if you’re going to hunker down and survive the winter, you need this definitive list of the best winter albums around.

Read More

MAC MILLER | SWIMMING

BY Cindy Wenceslao

Read More

ALBUM OF THE WEEK

​GUNS 'N' ROSES | APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION

In case you have been so sorely deprived of ever having heard the rock and roll legend that is Guns N’ Roses’ Appetite For Destruction, let me be the bearer of fortune, for today we go down a road of no return.

Read More

THE BABE RAINBOWS | DOUBLE RAINBOW

As thousands flock to Byron Bay for Splendour In The Grass, Byron’s local psychedelic monks The Babe Rainbow look to the outside world from behind their shoulder length hair and remind us to just… chill out, y’know?

Read More

ROLLING BLACKOUTS COASTAL FEVER | HOPE DOWNS

Having steadily built hype since the band’s first release in 2015, Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever have finally released their first album, Hope Downs, and it’s Aussie AF.

Read More

FLEET FOXES

I remember when I first picked up a copy of Fleet Foxes (at Vinnies, like the hipster trash that I am), and read the little note included by lead singer Robin Pecknold as some form of artist statement. It came as a surprise for a number of reasons.

Read More

ARCTIC MONKEYS | TRANQUILITY BASE HOTEL & CASINO

'Iconic British band dramatically changes sound in shift away from guitar rock.’ No, I’m not 18 years late with my review of Kid A.

Read More

KIMBRA | PRIMAL HEART

I bumped into Kimbra a couple of months ago. Not in person. I was sinking into the newly found black hole of Empress Of videos, a young Latin American singer and there she was, hiding as a back-up singer, thus sparking my 55th Kimbra rediscovery.

Read More

TROPHY EYES | CHEMICAL MIRACLE

With a creative and dynamic blend of melodic hardcore and upbeat pop-punk, this album does not disappoint. For the older Trophy Eyes fans who loved the band’s gritty, hardcore sound, and for those who prefer a more refined, alt-rock sound – Chemical Mirac

Read More

SAFIA

​SAFIA’s debut album, Internal, is definitely a debut to be reckoned with.

Read More

GRiZ | GOOD WILL PREVAIL

​DISCLAIMER: This album may be a whole lot of fun but it is definitely not for the faint of heart. If you do not like filthy wubs, sexy sax or roaring guitar then I suggest you divert your attention elsewhere.

Read More

GLASS ANIMALS | HOW TO BE HUMAN

​Glass Animals’ sophomore album, How to be a Human Being is eccentric, upbeat and unique.

Read More

MOOSE BLOOD | BLUSH

​Moose Blood’s sophomore album, Blush, is a collection feel-good rock anthems and emotional love songs.

Read More

MONTAIGNE | GLORIOUS HEIGHTS

​Montaigne’s debut album, Glorious Heights is a funky, rhythmic and driving collection worthy to be crowned Blitz Radio’s first Album of the Week.

Read More

Blitz: Online, TV, Radio

P:02 9385 7715

E:blitz@arc.unsw.edu.au

Blitz Radio Producer

Steven Christie