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My First Ever Gigs With The Summersault Festival Line Up

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The 7 Greatest Musical Moments In Film, According To Guy Pearce

In case you missed it Aussie rock legend and Aussie movie legend Darren Middleton (Powderfinger) and Guy Pearce have teamed up and are planning on


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Peter Hook “I Think New Order Always Missed Ian Curtis”

There aren’t many musicians in the world who have a story like Peter Hook. The legendary musician, famed for his signature high bass tones has


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The Gear Nick Zammuto Couldn’t Live Without

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Nick Cave & 5 Other Things First Aid Kit Love About Australia

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The 6 Records That Changed Eagulls’ Lives

The 6 Records That Changed Eagulls’ Lives

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The 6 Albums That Changed Caravana Sun’s Lives

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Big Freedia’s Musical Tour Of New Orleans

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The Clean: I Think This Upcoming Tour Will Be Our Last

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The Records That Changed Ásgeir’s Life

Ever since Ásgeir Trausti shortened his name and released his debut album from Icelandic to English the songwriter has been catapulted from homegrown fame to international


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Cold War Kids’ Musical Guide To Longbeach, California

The Cold War Kids, powered by their signature tune ‘Hang Me Up To Dry’ off their stellar debut release Robbers & Cowards from 2006, have


Phil Jamieson’s 6 Favourite Acoustic Performances

Phil Jamieson’s 6 Favourite Acoustic Performances

If there’s one test of a musician’s mettle that will sort the posers from the genuine articles, it’s going unplugged. Everybody knows that any musician


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A Guide To Aussie Prog Rock, With Caligula’s Horse

While Australia is traditionally thought of as the home of pub rock and, increasingly, talented young bedroom producers, some Aussie music lovers may be surprised


The 7 Albums That Changed Killer Be Killed’s Lives

The 7 Albums That Changed Killer Be Killed’s Lives

“Eventually, the record is gonna sound like whatever it’s gonna sound like, but I knew the combination would sound explosive and powerful, because of the


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How Drugs, Mental Problems, And New Orleans Shaped Eyehategod

The road travelled by Mike IX Williams has been one full of difficult bends, weaving through punk rock, writing, hurricanes, addiction and endless sincere self


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We Tried To Interview Evan Dando, And This Is What Happened

All photos in the article are courtesy of Dando himself (sent during correspondence). Sometimes the life of a rock star, even one not in the


The 6 Albums That Changed The Cairos Lives

The 6 Albums That Changed The Cairos Lives

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AJ Maddah And Aussie Venues Declare War On Selfie Sticks

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