Monthly Archives: December 2016

← Older posts

Happy New Year 2017

Posted on by Mannequin Republic


Mannequin Republic would like to wish all of our mates and fans a happy new year and wish you all the best in 2017.

2016 was a year of writing and recording for Mannequin Republic bands, with fewer live shows than usual, but some excellent new recordings made throughout the year.

Our own Bayharbour has released a couple of great singles plus the debut of their first full length album, Time Lapse released at the very end of the year, which has already stacked up a pile of rave reviews.

A Beach Of Silence’s long year in the studio and negotiating the release of their third full length album, Secrets, has resulted in one of the most talked about music videos of the year being dropped at the end of 2016 with anticipation building for the album’s full release on February 24, 2017.

Trindatyde played several high profile local … more...

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Part With As Paradise Falls

Posted on by Mannequin Republic


Mannequin Republic and As Paradise Falls have quietly parted ways and at this time are no longer under the representation of the company.

Mannequin Republic would like to thank all the members, past and present, of As Paradise Falls for their hard work and entertaining stage presence.  The band has never  been shy of showcasing their skills and giving fans what they want.

We wish them the best of luck with the launch of their new album and will look forward to seeing them progress in the future.… more...

Posted in News | Tagged | Leave a comment

AAA Dissects Life

Posted on by Mannequin Republic


AAA Backstage has built high a reputation for itself based on its detailed and original content, having interviewed and reviewed some of the hottest bands to come across the Australian music scene.

Recently those talents have been applied to the latest single by Bayharbour, “Life In The Clouds” which dropped last November.  Writer Jack Dooner painstakingly dissects the single, going into aspects of the music construction and lyrical content alike.
Commenting on the use of contrasting vocals between Nat Patterson and Jay Sibthrope, the intricacies of the guitar riffs and the dynamics created by the drums, this critique highlights just how much thought and hard work went into this new project by Bayharbour.

The article also features the new video for “Life In The Clouds” and a short synopsis of the clip itself.  You can read the piece in full on AAA Backstage by going to their website at

Posted in News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Tales Breach The Music

Posted on by Mannequin Republic


Mainstay music industry magazine, The Music, has picked up another story on A Breach Of Silence, highlighting the recent addition of their track “Dead Or Alive” to a new video game, which is all about metal.

The article goes into great detail on the game and even publishes some interesting screen shots and game play trailer, with an enthusiastic look at the Metal Tales theme and player mission.

See the game that has the music world talking again about A Breach Of Silence by going to the official website of The Music and reading the article at… more...

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Merry Mannequin Christmas

Posted on by Mannequin Republic


On behalf of all of us at Mannequin Republic we would like to wish all of our friends, fans, industry colleagues and everyone who is part of the Australian underground heavy music scene a very merry Christmas.

There are a lot of great gifts to give this year, including the brand new full length album by Bayharbour, Time Lapse, available now through iTunes at or Bandcamp at, with physical copies and t-shirts on Bigcartel at

Pre-orders are also available for the heavily anticipated new A Breach Of Silence album Secrets through iTunes at, Amazon at and Eclipse Records at

It’s the time of year to sit back, share some good times and good tunes with your mates and enjoy yourself.  We hope you all do and stay safe while doing so.  Merry Christmas!… more...

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment ← Older posts