BONJAH Announce Second & Final Farewell Show

Having quickly sold out their final farewell show at their spiritual home of The Corner Hotel, Melbourne musical treasure BONJAH have now added a second farewell show set to take place at the Prince Bandroom on Thursday, 23rd June. Joining the lads for what will be their second-last appearance on...

BONJAH Are Calling It A Day With One Final Farewell Show

The members of one of Melbourne’s favourite musical treasures, BONJAH, have announced they will sadly be parting ways, announcing a final farewell show at The Corner Hotel, which the band have described as their “spiritual home”, this June. The band first assembled in New Zealand in 2006 and shortly after...

Premiere Of Bonjah – ‘Burn (And Shine)’

Some of our favourite alt-rockers BONJAH are today premiering the brand new video for their killer single ‘Burn (And Shine)’. The entertaining video features frontman Glenn Mossop putting down the microphone and picking up the paint brush. Filmed over 25 hours in Melbourne, this unique time-lapse shows the artistic songwriter deep in...

The 6 Records That Changed BONJAH’s Lives

Some of our favourite alt-rockers BONJAH are on the eve of kicking off, eagerly anticipated string of tour dates to celebrate the release of their latest single, ‘Burn’. The tour will see them hitting up venues in Bendigo, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, the Gold Coast, and even Canada. Produced...

Win A Double Pass To See BONJAH

BONJAH have been an explosive live band since 2006, when armed with nothing but guitars and backpacks the high school friends booked a one-way ticket from New Zealand to Melbourne. Almost 9 years on BONJAH have sold tens of thousands of records independently, sold out shows around the world, had...

BONJAH Announce New Single & Huge National Tour

BONJAH have announced a new, eagerly anticipated string of tour dates to celebrate the release of their latest single, ‘Burn’. The tour will see them hitting up venues in Bendigo, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, the Gold Coast, and even Canada. Produced by Jan Skubiszewski, best known for working with...

Premiere: BONJAH’s Stunning New Single ‘Burn’

We love BONJAH, from their origin story, their drive and ambition to their huge achievements as an independent outfit, it’s hard not to admire this hard working four piece. Forming in 2006 as four guys armed with nothing but guitars, backpacks, and one-way tickets from New Zealand to Melbourne, the guys struggled to find...

Win A Double Pass To See BONJAH

Touring off the back of their third studio album Beautiful Wild, BONJAH bring their fresh rock sound to The Triffid. With a repertoire that traverses blues, groove, and fully-fledged rock ‘n’ roll, BONJAH’s infectious swagger and explosive tunes will be sure to have everybody on the dance floor. As an...

The Best Moments From AWME 2014

Established in 2008, the Australasian Worldwide Music Expo has become the undisputed premier world and roots music industry conference of the Southern Hemisphere. Calling Melbourne its home over four days in November, AWME, bring in a lineup featuring an array of local and international heavyweights. Leading AWME 2014 was Melbourne’s Grammy-nominated future-soul...

The 8 AWME Shows You Can’t Miss

Established in 2008, the Australasian Worldwide Music Expo has become the undisputed premier roots music industry conference of the Southern Hemisphere. Calling Melbourne its home over four days in November, AWME, in partnership with ToneDeaf and Ding Dong Lounge, bring in a lineup featuring an array of local and international...

How BONJAH Went From Busking In Bourke St To Headlining The Hi Fi

When the four talented lads that make up BONJAH step on stage amid smoke and bright lights, and the room erupts in ear-splitting applause, you do have to give credit where it is due and genuinely admire just how far they have come in their music career. Hailing from New...

Win A Double Pass TO See BONJAH

Melbourne (via NZ) rockers are currently on their most extensive national tour yet playing over 20 dates across six states as they aim to thank fans all across Australia following the release of the critically acclaimed Beautiful Wild.  Produced by Jan Skubiszewski (Way Of The Eagle, John Butler Trio, Cat Empire) and...

How To: Advance Your Career By Busking

Busking is an interesting artform, for some it can be an incredibly nerve racking experience and for others it can be insanely rewarding. For a number of acts including those we spoke to below, busking has been an incredibly important, rewarding and life affirming experience. From BONJAH’s ability to survive as...

7 Aussie Beach Music Festivals You Need To Attend This Year

Australian festival-goers have never been more spoilt for choice than they have in 2014, thanks to a steady stream of fresh-faced boutique festivals cropping up where others drop off, there’s guaranteed to be a little bit of something here for every kind of punter. With the warm weather kicking in and spring-summer festival...