'Away from You', first single from our up-coming third album.
The Neo Now is song writing duo Johnny Coin and Naoko Jones. We record new music at Gypsy Hill Records in Hobart, Tasmania. The band was joined by Jimmy Steele in 2023.
The Neo Now was formed in 2015. Our debut album 'Rainbow Coloured Dynamite' was released in 2016.
Johnny's previous bands include The Unclaimed with drummer Richard Ploog from The Church and Adrian the keyboardist from Icehouse.
The Neo Now can be described as acoustic pop.
In 2017 one Hobart DJ said if The Beatles were alive today, they would be creating music just like The Neo Now.
--> March 2021 - Released first single 'Away from You' from up-coming Popssicle album.
In Studio 2 working on album 3, entitled 'Popssicle'.
In the Studio 2 to start album 3. Crazy year, full of delays, so Naoko wrote a book instead.
Video clip 'Paris and Rome'.
Elucidate album available on Spotify and Apple Music.
Nov: back in the Studio 2 to start album 3.
May : "The Neo Now Likes" Playlist 01 - on YouTube
Album 2 release: 30 MARCH 2018, 'ELUCIDATE' - ORDER NOW!!!
Thurs 1 March - we released our new single 'Caring' right here. Listen now. This song is dedicated to Venezuela (#venezuelalibre).
Friday 2 February 2018 - 'Gone Baby', seventh single off album 2 was released. Go to our Listen section.
New Years Day - back in the studio and recorded 'Brand New', seventh single off the 'Elucidate' album.
April - Video released for 'Forevermore', first single off up-coming second album
May - Rainbow Coloured Dynamite album available on Spotify, iTunes and Google Play.
30 June - New single 'Underestimate' launched with new website, second single off 'Elucidate' album.
1 Sept - Released new single, 'Wind Blows' as third single off 'Elucidate' album.
24 Sept - Played live gig at Alma's Cafe, Bellerive, Hobart for Hobart FM.
3 Nov - Released new single 'For Forever', fourth single off 'Elucidate' album
17 Nov - New video clip published. For 'Underestimate' song.
Fri 1 Dec - Fifth single off 'Elucidate' album 'I Needed To' was released. Seventh single 'Gone Baby' played on Hobart FM.
March - release of debut album 'Rainbow Coloured-Dynamite'
4 July 2016 - video clip released of single, 'Fourth of July' off 'Rainbow Coloured Dynamite' album
Local radio play on Hobart FM of multiple tracks of The Neo Now's debut album
The Neo Now (trading as Gypsy Hill Records) are a proud members of the Australian Performing Rights Association (APRA) and Music Tasmania.
We are listed on the Artist Directory (The Neo Now) with Music Tasmania.
Q: Who are The Neo Now?
A: Songwriting duo, Johnny Coin and Naoko Jones with performer / producer Jimmy Steele.
Q: Where do you perform?
A: In Hobart. We are more of a recording band but do love to perform.
Q: Do you write your own music?
Yes we are songwriters of 100% original independent new music, 100% true blue Tassie band.
We love to chat about music, so feel free to contact us during normal business hours.
PO Box 372, Lenah Valley, Hobart, TASMANIA, 7008, Austalia
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: By appointment
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