Artist info

Genre

Punk, Rock


Sounds like

The Jesus and Mary Chain, Savages, Sonic Youth, Smashing Pumpkins, Bauhaus, Placebo, Siouxsie and The Banshees


band members

Kate Olivia (vocals, guitar), Maxine Gillon (lead guitar), Theia Joyeaux (bass) & Afeef Iqbal (drums).


Influences

The Birthday Party, Against Me!, Cherry Glazerr, Gang Of Four, Garbage, The Kills, PJ Harvey, Placebo, Laughing Hyenas, L7, Metric, Sonic Youth, The Stooges, Wire


Unearthed artists we like

Maxine Gillon, Sports Bra, 100, Zig Zag, Cry Club


Website

linktr.ee/second_idol

Bio

Ruthless and unapologetic, Second Idol has been making an impact on the Sydney live music scene delivering intense live performances through their fondness for fuzz pedals and fusion of alternative rock, post-punk, grunge and shoegaze influences.

Review

Review by Claire Mooney Claire Mooney

10 Mar 2021

Triple J
35

Really into that surging guitar in the back. It's got an edgy, 90's feel and badass energy.

Really into that surging guitar in the back. It's got an edgy, 90's feel and badass energy.

Review

Review by Bridie Tanner Bridie Tanner

08 Mar 2021

Triple J
40

There's something about this that makes me want to just push that little bit harder against the patriarchy.

There's something about this that makes me want to just push that little bit harder against the patriarchy.

Review

Review by Dave Ruby Howe Dave Ruby Howe

25 Feb 2021

Triple J
35

Teeth bared, Second Idol standing up with some fire in the belly here.

Teeth bared, Second Idol standing up with some fire in the belly here.