Big Scary

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Big Scary
Origin Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Genres Indie pop, garage rock
Years active 2006–present
Labels Pieater
Associated acts http://dadsmusic.net
Website http://bigscary.net
Members Tom Iansek
Joanna Syme

Big Scary is an Australian musical duo formed in Melbourne in 2006, by Tom Iansek and Joanna Syme. The pair have released several EPs and two albums. Their 2013 album Not Art was nominated for the triple j Australian Album of the Year award,[1] AIR Awards Best Independent Album[2] and also for Best Independent Release at the ARIAs.[3]

Discography[edit]

EPs[edit]

  • The Mini EP (2009)
  • At the Mercy of the Elements EP (2010) - Independent[4][5]
  • Autumn (2010)
  • Winter (2010)
  • Spring (2010)
  • Summer (2010)
  • The Big Scary Four Seasons (2010)

Singles[edit]

  • "Apple Song" (2008)
  • "Tuesday Is Rent Day" (2010)
  • "Falling Away" (2010)
  • "Mixtape" (2011)
  • "Gladiator" (2011)
  • "Leaving Home" (2012)
  • "Phil Collins" (2013)
  • "Luck Now" (2013)

Albums[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Australian Album of the Year Nomination". Triple J. Retrieved 20 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Triple nominations for Big Scary at Independent Music Awards". Sydney Morning Herald. 9 October 2013. Retrieved 20 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "ARIA NOMS + FINE ARTS & ARTISAN WINNERS". Australian Recording Industry Association. Retrieved 20 January 2014. 
  4. ^ The Sunday Telegraph, 14 March 2010, At the Mercy of the Elements 3/5 stars review
  5. ^ Rave Magazine, 30 March 2010, At the Mercy of the Elements review by Brad Cameron