Dan Sultan & Pip Nominated for Song Of The Year || APRA

Posted on May 1st, by countbounce in Songs.

‘Under Your Skin’ by Dan Sultan has been shortlisted for the APRA song of the year alongside Boy & Bear, Nick Cave, & The Cat Empire. Pip Norman (aka Countbounce) appears as a co-writer alongside Dan Sultan himself and Sparkadia’s Alex Burnett. If you are an Apra Member you can vote here – http://aprap.apra-amcos.com.au/2014/apra-song-of-the-year-shortlist-4/



HOY – ‘Get Some Sleep’ Video

Posted on December 20th, by countbounce in Beats, Producer, Studio.

Checkout the beautiful clip Hoy have just put out for their track ‘Get Some Sleep’ produced by Pip and tracked in an old converted church in central Victoria.

Hoy formed in late 2010 as a collaborative contemporary folk trio, combining the song-writing of Melbourne musicians, Felicity Cripps, Cecilia Dowling and Liam Linley. With innumerable influences, Hoy songs have a unique, anachronistic sound, found by mixing hints of the past for grounding and motivation, the present for inspiration, and the future for aspiration and ideology. Hoy’s first album started out in a dilapidated chateau in France, where the trio took up a residency at the Performing Arts Forum in Saint Erme. The record began unwinding through slow days spent in giant light-filled ballrooms and pear orchards. Following on from the residency Hoy toured 21 shows throughout Europe and the UK. On returning to … Read More »

Under Your Skin, Dan Sultan

Posted on December 1st, by countbounce in Uncategorized.

Here’s a very special track I co-wrote with Dan Sultan and Alex Burnett earlier this year – and its got a great clip to boot. Here it is:

One Life – Pez feat. Tys

Posted on December 1st, by countbounce in Producer, Songs, Studio.

Here is the video clip for a single I co-wrote and co-produced with Pez and John Castle earlier this year. Enjoy!

Texture Like Sun Getting Busy

Posted on February 27th, by countbounce in Uncategorized.

So Texture Like Sun are getting back in the studio to write the next recording. If you haven’t already check these clips out! ‘Weekend clip out soon…

And this…



Dream team

Posted on February 21st, by countbounce in Producer, Studio.

Having a ball and making tracks with the dream team: Alex ‘Kofi Annan’ Burnett (Sparkadia) and the sultry Dan Sultan, at Bounce County.  Also featuring Bounce Jnr.

Smokey’s Haunt delivers the goods

Posted on October 26th, by countbounce in Beats, Producer, Songs, Studio.


Smokey’s Haunt team during the filming of the single ‘Knee Length Socks’ clip. From left, Dubbs (Hermitude), Jane Tyrell, Elgusto (Hermitude), Countbounce, and Urthboy. Waddup! We good lookin’!

Since then Smokey’s Haunt has delivered widespread acclaim, and been Triple J Feature Album , Drum Media Album of the Week & FBi Sunsets Album of the Week.

★★★★★ “Absolutely captivating, play on repeat”


★★★★ “Humanity and toughness permeate Urthboy’s excellent new album” (Review of the week) 

8/10 “…Meaningful rhymes and impressive beats, Smokey’s Haunt is a winner” 

★★★★ “A refreshing and independent voice in Australian hip-hop, Urthboy is certainly leading by example” 

“New Urthboy. We have it. You probably will pretty soon as well. He is – without qualification, hesitation, or mitigation – the best rapper we have”

★★★★ “Tim Levinson’s knack for storytelling is second-to-none as he weaves powerful tales inspired by … Read More »

TZU – new single, new video, new album, national tour: the works…

Posted on September 13th, by countbounce in Beats, Producer, Songs, Studio, Uncategorized.

You could say its been some time coming, and I would say its worth the wait. TZU are well and truly back.

TZU has released the second single ‘Beautiful’ from the upcoming album, ‘Millions of Moments’, and is about to embark on a national tour.

Here is the new video for ‘Beautiful’ directed by Sean Healey:

And here is where you can listen to the entire album (for a limited time) as a special preview: http://themusic.com.au/listen/all/2012/09/07/tzu-millions-of-moments/

And here is where you can pre-order your copy of ‘Millions of Moments’ with a signed comic book and/or tshirt or vinyl or whatever: http://www.jbhifionline.com.au/support.aspx?post=1&results=10&q=millions+of+moments&source=all


And here are the tour details:

And here is a dancing chicken:

Kicking it with Sietta

Posted on July 19th, by countbounce in Producer, Songs, Studio.

After knocking off two huge new albums in the last two weeks (TZU and Urthboy – look out for both releases later this year), and feeling pretty damn good about it, Bounce County is now bouncing to the beat of Sietta’s brand new material all this month.

TZU in lockdown this week at Bounce County

Posted on June 7th, by countbounce in Producer, Songs, Studio.

Countbounce and Joelistics here putting some final touches on tracks for the upcoming TZU album. Joel may or may not actually play the acoustic guitar on the album. Keep an ear to the ground for another single coming soon…