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Perth alt-rock outfit COTERIE are the latest act to join Island Records Australia.

The exciting news arrives as the four-piece unveil new single Where We Began, which vocalist Tyler Fisher described as “a true story, one of tragic love and everything in-between”.

“We wrote it after a friend called, ready to meet his end, consumed by the pain of his heartbreak,” he said.

“We spoke for hours...after talking him down from that ledge, I wore his hurt, took it to my brothers, and together we poured it into this song.”

COTERIE have locked down a free residency at Sonar Room Fremantle in September, all the details of which you can find in theGuide.

Grace Sanders, Infamous 506, COTERIE
Little Creatures Brewery, Fremantle