14-08-2014

NEW LISA GERRARD VIDEO FEAT. VOCALS FROM DANIEL

Check out the new video for Lisa Gerrard's 'Seven Seas,' featuring vocals from Daniel Johns.

- Silverchair HQ

19-05-2014

Diorama Vinyl Reissued

Silverchair's fourth album, Diorama, has been reissued on vinyl. The new run is on 180-gram vinyl and packaged in a standard jacket. Get your copy now from Amazon or SoundStageDirect.

24-01-2014

'FREAK' ON NEW AUSSIE ALTERNATIVE ROCK COMPILATION

Silverchair's 'Freak' features on a new compilation 'Dirty Jeans: The Rise Of Australian Alternative Rock,' which is now available.
 
With 25 tracks spanning 1988 -2002, the compilation is a celebration of explosion of the Alt Rock scene in Oz.
 
Download from iTunes
Order a copy from JB HiFi

17-01-2014

NEW 360 SINGLE FEATURING DANIEL JOHNS NOW AVAILABLE

360's new single featuring Daniel is now available on iTunes.

You can also watch the video on YouTube.

16-01-2014

SIGN UP TO DANIEL JOHNS' NEW WEB & SOCIAL SITES FOR UPDATES

Daniel's been busy in the studio of late and we're excited to now be able to share what he's been up to with you. 


To receive all the latest news, please sign up to Daniel's new web & social sites at www.danieljohns.com. We'll then keep you in the loop and it's going to be a big year!

First up is the collaboration with 360 on his new single 'Impossible,' which will be available from tomorrow morning at 8am. 

Daniel's own album will follow later in the year ... so stay tuned for further details.

29-10-2013

An Evening With Legendary Composer Van Dyke Parks

Daniel and Kimbra were invited to perform alongside contemporary composer Van Dyke Parks (The Beach Boys, Ry Cooder, Joanna Newsom, Silverchair) as part of the 2013 Adelaide Festival in March this year.

Check out this short doco of the lead-up to the event on Pedestrian, narrated by Kimbra and shot by Thom Kerr.

08-10-2013

'My Mind's Own Melody' to Screen at New York Film Festival

'My Mind's Own Melody' has been selected in the 51st New York Film Festival. The final screening of the cinematic modern musical created by Josh Wakely and Daniel Johns will be held at the Lincoln Centre, the NY equivalent of the Opera House, Oct 8 at 1pm. Tickets are available online with further info at http://tiny.cc/qr2l4w

The NYFF is hailed among the top ten film festivals in the world, selecting only 16 short films from several thousand entries each year.

A film by Josh Wakely, original music and lyrics by Daniel Johns, featuring the talents of Golden Globe winner Lisa Gerrard and starring David Lyons, 'My Mind's Own Melody' played to a packed house over the weekend receiving a huge reaction.

14-05-2013

Twenty Years of triple j's Hottest 100 - Vote now!

Voting has started for triple j's Hottest 100 songs of the last 20 years. Silverchair have featured frequently in the Hottest 100 over the years peaking at #2 with 'Straight Lines' in 2007. If you're casting a vote for Silverchair, we suggest putting in a vote for 'Straight Lines' ... or any of your other favourites as well of course.

You can do it now @ http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/hottest100/alltime/20years/ . Happy voting.

06-03-2013

Van Dyke Parks Interview

Legendary composer/arranger Van Dyke Parks, famous for his orchestrations on records by The Beach Boys, Rufus Wainwright, U2 and Silverchair has been interviewed by Doug Wallen. The interview probes, amongst other things, Van Dyke's current Australia visit, his involvement with Silverchair and his upcoming appearance at the Adelaide Festival.

Van Dyke Parks will perform with Daniel Johns, Kimbra and other guests at the Thebarton Theatre in Adelaide this Friday, March 8.

UPDATE - First reviews are in for this show here and here. Well worth the read!

16-02-2013

Ben Gillies to perform for troops

Ben Gillies’ new musical project "Bento" will perform for Aussie troops in the Middle East in March. He will be joined by science guru and TV and radio personality Dr Karl Kruszelnicki and comedian Justin Hamilton.

The tour includes five shows to entertain soldiers, sailors, airmen and Australian Federal Police men and women.