Welcome to Sonic Sherpa
Sonic Sherpa is an Australian record store that’s been brightening the Brisbane suburb of Stones Corner since 2015 (although the team has over a decade’s shared music retail experience from owning/running Skinnys in the Brisbane CBD back in the day).
We have a large and eclectic range of new and pre-loved vinyl on hand, as well as stocking turntables, CDs, books, DVDs and music-related t-shirts and paraphernalia. Sonic Sherpa also curates ranges for the region’s larger music festivals such as Splendour In The Grass, Falls Festival (Byron Bay), CMC Rocks, Gympie Muster, Tamworth Country Music Festival and many more such gatherings.
4-LP boxset including Angel Olsen’s latest two albums, ‘All Mirrors’ and ‘Whole New Mess’, as well as an LP of b-sides, remixes and reimaginings.Read More
Dom & the Wizards’ latest inter-dimensional translation ‘The Australian Cyclone Intensity Scale’ takes us back to a world of fanciful tales, mystical heroes and kaleidoscopic exaggerations.Read More
Due: 21 May
US underground rock legend Greg Cartwright (Oblivions, The Compulsive Gamblers) returned to his home city of Memphis to record the new Reigning Sound album, A Little More Time with Reigning Sound.
A Life Full of Farewells, the third album from Brisbane indie rock pioneers The Apartments, was originally issued on CD only in 1995 but is now on vinyl for the first time!Read More
News & Blog
In 2019 the great Robert Forster released his excellent seventh album Inferno, and here’s a lengthy chat he had with Belly (at the time for street press publication The Music) which has never before been public in its entirety!Read More
Belly’s new podcast Rewind With Steve Bell is up online now, already having peaked at #2 on the Apple Podcast music chart!Read More
Most wonderful Brisbane indie rock outfit Dollar Bar have been weaving their catchy magic for the best part of 20 years now, and they’re just releasing their brand new album Pyrrhic Victory! It’s their fourth and apparently final album – the follow-up to their wonderful Hot Ones (2015) – and is another typically scratchy collection … Read MoreRead More
Michelle Padovan is a former station manager at 4ZZZ and marketing manager for QMusic – currently co-owner of Brisbane indie label Coolin’ By Sound – and explains to us the advent of the possible new genre, Story Shouting.Read More