Solid Effort are a Wollongong/Sydney-based rock band whose music combines post-punk aesthetics with cryptic lyricism. Over the last several years they have played shows along the east coast of Australia with such bands as Shining Bird, Fat White Family, and Tonstartssbandht, and have appeared locally at festivals including Coalchella and the Thirroul Music Festival. They have so far released two EPs, in 2015 and 2018, and are inching their way towards a debut album by way of a series of single releases in 2020