How A Classic Car Show Became Australia’s Best Rockabilly Festival

How A Classic Car Show Became Australia’s Best Rockabilly Festival

Occasionally an event comes around that really grabs our attention by creating something completely unique, and Chopped does exactly that. In fact, building something unique is...

Bon Iver’s Secret Event Is Driving A Melbourne Cafe Owner Nuts

Bon Iver’s Secret Event Is Driving A Melbourne Cafe Owner Nuts

A mysterious callout, a secret event, and a frustrated cafe owner. It sounds like the makings of a Coen Brothers film, but it’s all too...

Santana & The Doobie Brothers Join Bluesfest 2017 Lineup

Santana & The Doobie Brothers Join Bluesfest 2017 Lineup

It’s not like the Byron Bay Bluesfest 2017 lineup wasn’t already huge, but organisers have just made it that much bigger by adding the legendary...

The 8 Best Aussie Songs You Haven’t Heard with SYN Music Director Gloria Brancatisano

The 8 Best Aussie Songs You Haven’t Heard with SYN Music Director Gloria Brancatisano

Community radio music directors often have an encyclopaedic knowledge of local music and an insatiable thirst to keep their ears ahead of the curve. So...


Daily Newsletter

Get the latest music news, opinion, interviews, freebies, tracks, videos and more delivered straight to your inbox at lunchtime every weekday.

Follow Us


New Music

Stonefield On Headbanging And The Legend That Is Spiderbait’s Kram

Stonefield On Headbanging And The Legend That Is Spiderbait’s Kram

A couple of months ago, sister quartet Stonefield stamped their mark on Australia’s psych rock scene with their impressive second album, As Above, So Below. Rather...

The New Music You’ll Be Hearing On Triple J Next Week

The New Music You’ll Be Hearing On Triple J Next Week

Each week, triple j give us a heads up on the new music they’ll be pumping through our stereos, so we thought we’d pass the...


Taking Back Sunday Saved Guitarist John Nolan From The Toughest Time Of His Life

Taking Back Sunday Saved Guitarist John Nolan From The Toughest Time Of His Life

Taking Back Sunday’s lead guitarist is chilling in Des Moines, Iowa, before a show on their current American tour. Yet even miles away from Aussie shores,...


Devin Townsend Describes The Struggle To Give Up Control To His Bandmates

Devin Townsend Describes The Struggle To Give Up Control To His Bandmates

“It would be hazy, it’d have blurred edges and yellow on top… There’d be a picture of a sunset but not an actual one, and...


This Week’s 10 Best Local Gigs Under $15

This Week’s 10 Best Local Gigs Under $15

Loving live music isn’t just about attending music festivals and seeing an international artist’s massive arena show. Even the biggest of big-name headliners started in...


6 Aussie Acts Pushing The Boundaries, With Jack Colwell

6 Aussie Acts Pushing The Boundaries, With Jack Colwell

Sydney’s Jack Colwell describes himself as “an artist who enjoys breaking down barriers by performing with lots of different sorts of musicians” – and he’s certainly...