Hailing from Northeast Arnhem Land lie Yolngu surf-rock band slash Aussie legends, King Stingray. If you haven't heard of 'em, we'll try not to hold it against you. Mixing ancient Yolŋu manikay (songs) and biḻma (clapsticks) with hot electric guitars and searing lyrics, these five Yolŋu (Aboriginal) and balanda (non-Indigenous) lads have become a force to be reckoned with in the Australian music scene, and couldn't be more well-deserved.
It's all going on for KS at the moment: they've just released their 5-star self-titled album and are about to depart on an almost sold-out Australian tour (which we'll definitely be attending).
In anticipation of their tour, we asked the boys to sling us over their greenroom playlist, and they certainly did not disappoint. Give it a listen here: