Country Star Hunter Hayes Teaches Us The Benefits Of Playing 30 Instruments

Country Star Hunter Hayes Teaches Us The Benefits Of Playing 30 Instruments

We might not know it here yet, but Hunter Hayes is a bonafide pop star in the States. A country pop star, to be more

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Terrified is not a feeling one would expect that you would hear from shock-rocker Peaches’ mouth. But terrified she is. Excited but terrified. Why? The


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Johnny Marr: 30 Years Of Meat Is Murder & Going Solo

Johnny Marr: 30 Years Of Meat Is Murder & Going Solo

Johnny Marr is a musical treasure, an iconic guitarist who’s legacy can only be matched by a handful of recording artists. Now 51-years old, the Manchester


The 8 Records That Changed Rebelution’s Lives

The 8 Records That Changed Rebelution’s Lives

Beginning as reggae enthusiasts in the college town of Santa Barbara, Rebelution quickly grew to become a modern music success story, playing over 100 shows


From Clubs To Coachella, The Rise Of Alison Wonderland

From Clubs To Coachella, The Rise Of Alison Wonderland

It’s a chilly Melbourne morning and Alison Wonderland is either shaking from the cold, or she’s got a case of pre-album release jitters. Probably a


The Guitar Gear Northlane Couldn’t Live Without

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One of Australia’s finest purveyors of metalcore, Northlane, have been continually making waves both nationally and overseas with their bold brand of heavy-hitting tunes. The


Meet The Next Aussie Band Making Waves In America

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We championed the successes of some of our local guitar pop acts in early December with our writer stating it had “been an absolute ripper Aussie musicians in


The Importance Of Keeping Punk Rock Alive, With Rise Against

The Importance Of Keeping Punk Rock Alive, With Rise Against

Before the likes of the Offspring and Green Day broke through to the mainstream with their infectious tunes, punk was still very much a dirty


The 6 Albums That Changed Jackson Firebird’s Lives

The 6 Albums That Changed Jackson Firebird’s Lives

Mildura’s explosive rock ‘n roll duo, Jackson Firebird, have returned to Australia to play a run of shows around the country in March and April.


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Sydney electro duo Cosmo’s Midnight are currently on national tour in celebration of their blissfully layered single ‘Snare’, promising a tight and dynamic offering, honed


What It’s Like To Run One Of Australia’s Best Indie Record Labels

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Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Takes Us Through His Hilarious Instagram Account

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After working fastidiously for over a decade, The Black Keys have cemented themselves a worldclass band backed by their recent studio efforts of Brothers, El


The State Of Aussie Rock With The Rock The Bay Line Up

The State Of Aussie Rock With The Rock The Bay Line Up

If one was to listen to the mystics and statistics, rock, particularly in Australia, is in a mouldering state. Every day, pundits and critics are


Meet Peace, Your New Favourite Indie Band

Meet Peace, Your New Favourite Indie Band

While in Australia, most music fans discover bands the old fashioned way by venturing online or in their local record store, listening to the radio,


Phox’s Musical City Guide To Madison, Wisconsin

Phox’s Musical City Guide To Madison, Wisconsin

Specialising in a heady mix of polyrhythmic, art-rock and sugary, soulful indie pop, PHOX, will be making their debut Australian appearance this March at a


A Guide To Juggling A Successful Music Career While Staying Independent

A Guide To Juggling A Successful Music Career While Staying Independent

Sydney born, now LA based psych rock two piece The Black Ryder have had a pretty impressive career sine the release of their acclaimed debut




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