12 Aussie Bands That Are Way Bigger Overseas Than They Are Here

12 Aussie Bands That Are Way Bigger Overseas Than They Are Here

Here in Australia, we’re good in that we do our best to support our homegrown musicians, and many bands and artists acknowledge the rabid nature...

Say Hello To Australia’s Newest & Coolest Record Store

Say Hello To Australia’s Newest & Coolest Record Store

Up until now, vinyl. has been a popular online destination for Australian music lovers looking for high-quality vinyl records and occasionally a pop-up shop. But...

Wil Wagner Rocked Out With Violent Soho On Stage In Sydney

Wil Wagner Rocked Out With Violent Soho On Stage In Sydney

Violent Soho are almost done with their WACO tour of Australia, which has seen them traverse the country with good friends Dune Rats and DZ...

Is This The Heaviest Show To Ever Come To Australia?

Is This The Heaviest Show To Ever Come To Australia?

It’s all in the name: Dark Mofo. Australia’s darkest music and arts event, happening in the darkest season, and bringing together some of the world’s...


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The 6 Albums That Changed PUP’s Lives

The 6 Albums That Changed PUP’s Lives

Get excited because Toronto punk four-piece PUP are heading back to Aussie stages this October to celebrate the release of their sophomore record The Dream...

Band Of Skulls Explain How They Created Their Best Work Yet

Band Of Skulls Explain How They Created Their Best Work Yet

Band of Skulls have always been one of the hardest working bands in modern rock. As bassist and vocalist Emma Richardson admits ‘It’s very hard...


Nothing But Thieves: Getting On Splendour In The Grass Saved Us

Nothing But Thieves: Getting On Splendour In The Grass Saved Us

UK outfit Nothing But Thieves have had a pretty turbulent year. Following the release of their debut album last October to rave reviews, and an...


Cat Power’s Rescheduled Melbourne Show Was Worth The Wait

Cat Power’s Rescheduled Melbourne Show Was Worth The Wait

Review: Monday, 23rd May, Elisabeth Murdoch Hall, Recital Centre, Melbourne. It can’t be easy performing when you are Chan Marshall, aka Cat Power. She is followed around by...


The 9 Aussie Songs You Need To Hear With Radio Adelaide’s Luke Penman

The 9 Aussie Songs You Need To Hear With Radio Adelaide’s Luke Penman

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...


Inside Australia’s Quietly Overachieving Boutique Festivals

Inside Australia’s Quietly Overachieving Boutique Festivals

Having sold out three consecutive years with some of the most spectacular lineups the Aussie festival market has ever seen, Queensland’s Big Pineapple Music Festival...