The 17 Best Aussie Records Of The Year So Far

The 17 Best Aussie Records Of The Year So Far

We’re halfway through the year and that means it’s time to look back and reflect on the past six months and from what we can...

Fate Of 17 Aussie Venues Uncertain After Company Collapse

Fate Of 17 Aussie Venues Uncertain After Company Collapse

The fate of some 17 Australian live music venues and night spots is now looking uncertain as The Keystone Group, the group behind venues like...

Never Mind Like A Version, Here’s Aussie Legends Covering Punk Classics

Never Mind Like A Version, Here’s Aussie Legends Covering Punk Classics

If you’ve been wondering why Double J has sounded extra bratty, snotty, and in your face this month, it’s because they’ve been celebrating 40 years...

This Week’s 8 Best Local Gigs Under $15

This Week’s 8 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...


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Inside The Recording Of An Album With The Middle East’s Bree Tranter

Inside The Recording Of An Album With The Middle East’s Bree Tranter

Bree Tranter, formerly of combustible sensations The Middle East, dropped her long-awaited solo album Another Night on Earth last week, and has sent along an assortment of...

17 Female Aussie Musos Who Should Be On Your Festival Lineup

17 Female Aussie Musos Who Should Be On Your Festival Lineup

There’s been a lot of criticism lobbed recently at Australian music festival organisers. The flak has been aimed specifically at the bookers of these events,...


Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Brought J-pop Madness To Festival Hall

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Brought J-pop Madness To Festival Hall

Photos by Don Sim Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is a bit of an international breakout star as far as J-pop idols are concerned, and she finally...


Does Listening To Music Help You Study, Or Just Make It Harder?

Does Listening To Music Help You Study, Or Just Make It Harder?

Exams have just about wrapped up this year, and no doubt a lot of students were reading textbooks with headphones in, trying to ease the pain...


Backstage With The Aussies At Glastonbury 2016

Backstage With The Aussies At Glastonbury 2016

You’d think it’d be hard for Glatsonbury Festival to top themselves every year but they always manage to do it. The massive lineup this year...


Travel Diary: Ngaiire Takes Us On An Adventure Through Europe And The Middle East

Travel Diary: Ngaiire Takes Us On An Adventure Through Europe And The Middle East

Ngaiire’s new album Blastoma is one of the year’s best so far, her stunning voice only matched by equally-impressive production by Paul Mac and Jack Grace....