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Meet Wild Beasts: The Saviours Of Indie Rock

Meet Wild Beasts: The Saviours Of Indie Rock

It is easy to see why so many are getting pulled into the Wild Beasts’ delectable musical abyss. Prior to this year’s release of Present Tense...

You Me At Six On Surviving A Decade Long Career

You Me At Six On Surviving A Decade Long Career

British five-piece You Me At Six are showing no signs of stopping their ascent to claiming the pop-punk thrown. Years of relentless touring and three records culminated...

How An Unsigned Aussie Band Sold 25,000 CDs In A Year

How An Unsigned Aussie Band Sold 25,000 CDs In A Year

It’s been four months since we spoke with folk twins The Pierce Brothers, the Melbourne duo who have “exploded as one of Australia’s must-see up -and-coming live acts. ”...

The History Of Hardcore With Every Time I Die

The History Of Hardcore With Every Time I Die

Hardcore heroes Every Time I Die (ETID) are set to release their new album, titled From Parts Unknown on June 27 via Epitaph Records in Australia and...

Are Visuals The Next Frontier For Music Festivals?

Are Visuals The Next Frontier For Music Festivals?

Saturday June 28th will witness the second incarnation of CIRCÓ Festival – a new, musically, culturally, and visually pioneering festival in Perth. Though the WA capital’s festival scene...

5 Step Guide To Chinese Rock N Roll, With Nova Heart

5 Step Guide To Chinese Rock N Roll, With Nova Heart

Beijing’s indie psych-rock outfit Nova Heart have returned to Australia to play a run of dates through June & July, teaming up alongside Triple J Unearthed...

6 Things Every Muso Can Do To Stop Fucking Our Planet, With In Hearts Wake

6 Things Every Muso Can Do To Stop Fucking Our Planet, With In Hearts Wake

There’s no secret that our world is changing. Forget what the sceptics say, our entire planet is heating up. From melting ice-caps to extreme weather phenomenons,...

6 Greatest Soundtracks Of All Time, With Film Producer Bruno Charlesworth

6 Greatest Soundtracks Of All Time, With Film Producer Bruno Charlesworth

One of the UK’s most critically acclaimed films of 2013, Good Vibrations is based on the true story of Terri Hooley who in the 1970s founded the...

7 Albums That Changed Spiderbait’s Lives

7 Albums That Changed Spiderbait’s Lives

Finley born rock n roll legends Spiderbait have announced that they’re heading out on the road this August for their first national headline tour in a...

360′s Guide To His New Album & Answering The Haters

360′s Guide To His New Album & Answering The Haters

Fame is a fickle thing. It gives and it takes away just the same, and just as quickly depending on the path taken to get there,...

The 2nd ‘Greatest Rock-N-Roll Bands In The World’ With The Supersuckers

The 2nd ‘Greatest Rock-N-Roll Bands In The World’ With The Supersuckers

You’ve heard their name, you’ve seen the records, t-shirts and stickers… The Supersuckers are probably the favourite band of someone you know and yet they’re still...

What We Can Expect From The Preatures’ Debut Album

What We Can Expect From The Preatures’ Debut Album

The Preatures need very little introduction, they’ve been receiving critical acclaim both in Australia and abroad since they hit the ground running in 2013; highlights of...

Why The Espy Is A Rock n’ Roll Institution

Why The Espy Is A Rock n’ Roll Institution

On Saturday June 21, the third annual Rock n Load Festival returns to The Espy, St Kilda with its biggest lineup yet. The entire venue will...

12 Best Acts Of 2014 According To Melbourne’s Joy 94.9 FM

12 Best Acts Of 2014 According To Melbourne’s Joy 94.9 FM

One of Melbourne’s most loved community radio stations, JOY 94.9 FM is wrapping up its radiothon fundraising drive for 2014. Celebrating 20 years of continuous broadcasting, JOY is...

5 Things Only Hobart Has, Thanks To Dark Mofo

5 Things Only Hobart Has, Thanks To Dark Mofo

As winter spreads across the nation, our Tasmanian brothers and sisters are embracing the darkness with 2014′s instalment of the Museum of Old and New Art’s (MONA)...

Linkin Park: Rock Music Has Become Happy Pop Shit

Linkin Park: Rock Music Has Become Happy Pop Shit

To define exactly what rock music is in this day and age is somewhat of a dangerous task. It has taken many different forms over the years...

The First Time 8 Aussie Musicians Hit The Slopes

The First Time 8 Aussie Musicians Hit The Slopes

The Perisher Peak Festival (aka The Perisher Snowy Mountains of Music Festival) is back in 2014 with a new name, a new look and an exciting...

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