About FasterLouder

FL is Australia’s leading music publication. Founded in 2004 as a contributor-based website it has evolved from a local music mag into a unique and trusted source of breaking news, longform features and interviews, in-depth reviews, captivating video content, opinion and discovery.

On FL you are just as likely to find irreverent takes on the latest trends in music and pop culture as thought-provoking analysis. An integral part of the music landscape for over a decade, FL features the work of both up-and-coming voices and Australia’s most accomplished writers and photographers.

FL is part of the Junkee Media family, which also includes music sites inthemix and Mess+Noise, pop culture title JUNKEE, and travel site AWOL in partnership with Qantas.


To contribute to FL, pitch ideas (not yourself!) to [email protected]

For all advertising enquiries, please contact the Junkee Media Sales Team at [email protected]

Privacy Policy


FasterLouder (we) use our own cookies to provide basic and required functionality to you, the user of our site. We use this cookie to identify your session to our publishing software.

To help us better understand the behaviour of our readers, we use a service called Chartbeat. Chartbeat allows us to see how many people are on our site concurrently in real time, and shows us where they came from. We cannot identify you, or get any of your personal information from Chartbeat. Chartbeat have a very informative privacy policy page if you require any more information.

To help us understand the interests and the demographics of our users, we also use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. The data we get from this system is very broad, and tells us age brackets and interests. We’ll use this data to tailor FasterLouder to your interests and make sure it’s relevant to you. If you wish to opt out of having Google record and report on your demographics and interests, you can do so by going to Google’s Ad Settings page. Additionally Google have provided an opt out tool , which you can install into your browser.

If you have any concerns or questions please feel free to drop us an email at [email protected]

Privacy Statement

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