11 Bands That Sound Nothing Like Their Hit Singles

11 Bands That Sound Nothing Like Their Hit Singles

We’ve all been there. You hear a song on the radio and you’re loving it, then you go and buy the album, only to find...

Ryan Adams’ One-Off Australian Show Got Us Very Excited For His New Album

Ryan Adams’ One-Off Australian Show Got Us Very Excited For His New Album

Review: Ryan Adams at The Enmore Theatre, December 6 2016 Whatever the decision Ryan Adams made to take his news songs and new band to...

Mike Baird To Relax Lockout Laws, Hell Freezes Over

Mike Baird To Relax Lockout Laws, Hell Freezes Over

After proving time and time again that he’s as bullheaded as critics say, Mike Baird is set to relax his state’s notorious lockout laws, at...

The 5 Best Short Songs Of All Time, With Polish Club

The 5 Best Short Songs Of All Time, With Polish Club

While we can all respect the effort that goes into penning a seven-minute opus, sometimes there’s just as much artistry involved in knowing when enough...


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The Operatives’ JPS On Why The Melbourne Electronic Scene Has Gone Global

The Operatives’ JPS On Why The Melbourne Electronic Scene Has Gone Global

A longstanding collective of musicians and curators, The Operatives are one of the foremost names in Australian electronic music, pushing the boundaries of our music scene both...

Coldplay Brought A Massive Spectacle To Brisbane

Coldplay Brought A Massive Spectacle To Brisbane

Coldplay headed to our shores this week for a run of huge shows with British singer Lianne La Havas and local Jess Kent, and our...


Why Beyonce Actually Deserves To Win The Best Rock Grammy

Why Beyonce Actually Deserves To Win The Best Rock Grammy

Can we just for once have a sham awards ceremony without some massive controversy? Sheesh. Earlier this morning, the nominations for the 59th Annual Grammy...


2016 Has Been A Massive Year For Aussie Female Artists

2016 Has Been A Massive Year For Aussie Female Artists

With the end of the year fast approaching, it’s the time we all begin to reflect on what’s been another huge twelve months for Australian...


The 8 Best Aussie Songs You Haven’t Heard With RTR FM Music Director Will Backler

The 8 Best Aussie Songs You Haven’t Heard With RTR FM Music Director Will Backler

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


This Week’s 12 Best Local Gigs Under $15

This Week’s 12 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...