King Cannons Break Up, Cite “Boring” Musical Differences

The Auckland-bred, Melbourne-based band King Cannons have broken up. The news arrives just 12 months on from the release of their well-received debut album, The Brightest Light, with the six-strong outfit breaking the news of the band’s split in an email sent out to fans, as FasterLouder points out. “It is with...

Queenscliff Music Festival 2012

Boasting an impressive all-Aussie lineup, Queenscliff Music Festival was a chance to welcome back some of the country’s finest acts – just read the names: Missy Higgins, Something For Kate, You Am I, and the festival’s opening night headliners, The Cat Empire. Friday It’s well known The Cat Empire are...

Bluesfest 2013 Add Aussie & Kiwi Acts To Mammoth Lineup

As if Bluesfest 2013 couldn’t get any bigger, today,  Australia’s Number 1 Blues & Roots Music Festival (Easter Weekend March 28 to April 1) brings to all Australian Fans an announcement very much close to their heart! This latest Bluesfest release focuses on the emarkable Australian, as well as New...

The Brightest Light

It has been a long time between drinks, yet fans can now scull the debut album from King Cannons, The Brightest Light. 26-year-old frontman Luke Yeoward, along with his cohorts (a Melbourne-based Kiwi six-piece), has taken his punk rock past, put on his swagger hat and pulled some old school...

King Cannons Announce National Tour

King  Cannons are flying high right now, just returning from sell out shows on their exclusive album launch tour across the East Coast. KING CANNONS debut album “The Brightest Light” was released in June in Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and The Netherlands with some strong chart placements including a #12...

King Cannons

Melbourne-adopted ‘I-don’t-give-a-damn-what-every-one-else-is-playing’ band, King Cannons, set off their headlining album launch tour with a bang last Thursday at the Toff. Supporting act, Major Tom and the Atoms, proved to be a brilliant crowd warmer. Major Tom, otherwise known as Tom Hartney of Little Red fame, and the rest of the...

BIGSOUND 2012 Announces First Round Of Speakers & Acts

What do artists like Temper Trap, The Naked and Famous, Washington, Adalita, San Cisco, Boy and Bear, The Jezabels, Kimbra, Cloud Control, and Little Red all have in common? They have all used BIGSOUND as a platform in their rise to international careers. With dozens of international industry leaders and...

Best Of Peats Ridge Festival

Check out our picks of the best photos from Peats Ridge Festival including Gotye, Eagle and The Worm, Dum Dum Girls, San Cisco and more!

Peats Ridge Adds 26 More Acts To 2011 Lineup

Peats Ridge Sustainable Arts and Music Festival have announced a massive 26 new acts to their already bulging line up. Joining previously announced Gotye, Xavier Rudd, The Dum Dum Girls and more will be revived American rocker and master lyricist, Jim Ward, world breaking Canadian band Yukon Blonde, Melbourne band...

King Cannons Tour

High on the momentum of their support slot on the recent Living End tour, King Cannons have announced their forthcoming “Shot To Kill” single tour. The first official single off their forthcoming debut LP – produced by Tom Larkin [Shihad, Calling All Cars] and engineered/mixed by Steve Schram [The Cat...