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Josh Pyke’s 6 Favourite Records Of 2014

Josh Pyke’s 6 Favourite Records Of 2014

One of Australia’s favourite singer songwriters Josh Pyke had just embareked on the third leg of his national Lone Wolf tour. So far the Lone Wolf...

The Best Moments From AWME 2014

The Best Moments From AWME 2014

Established in 2008, the Australasian Worldwide Music Expo has become the undisputed premier world and roots music industry conference of the Southern Hemisphere. Calling Melbourne its...

Why Flight Facilities Are Soaring Above The Pack

Why Flight Facilities Are Soaring Above The Pack

Flight Facilities need no introduction, especially on the Australian indie electronic scene. However, after a lengthy stay in the hanger and prolonged taxiing on the runway,...

The 9 Reasons You Need To Go To Paradise Festival

The 9 Reasons You Need To Go To Paradise Festival

We’ve already made it more than clear that we’ve got love for Paradise Music Festival, having pegged it as a boutique Aussie event well worth your...

Does Pink Floyd’s First Album In 20 Years Live Up To The Hype?

Does Pink Floyd’s First Album In 20 Years Live Up To The Hype?

Prog rock legends Pink Floyd have just released a new album. If that’s not enough to excite even the most casual of Floyd fans, consider that...

The 8 Things We Learnt At Face The Music 2014

The 8 Things We Learnt At Face The Music 2014

The seventh annual Face The Music (FTM) summit at Arts Centre Melbourne just wrapped up its two-day event, giving emerging musicians and industry peeps the opportunity...

The Top 5 Athletes Turned Musicians, According To You Beauty

The Top 5 Athletes Turned Musicians, According To You Beauty

Sydney four piece You Beauty have just re-released their killer LP Jersey Flegg on vinyl (via Rice Is Nice Records) which they’ll be taking on the road with their...

Hit Or Shit? TV On The Radio’s ‘Seeds’

Hit Or Shit? TV On The Radio’s ‘Seeds’

Three years doesn’t really seem like a long time between records. However, when you’re talking about one of Brooklyn’s finest exports in the last ten years...

The 6 Things We Learnt At Fun Fun Fun Festival 2014

The 6 Things We Learnt At Fun Fun Fun Festival 2014

Fun fun fun promises three times the you know what, and it delivered Fun Fun Fun Festival is the smaller, more laid back, independent sibling of...

Hit Or Shit? Foo Fighters’ ‘Sonic Highways’

Hit Or Shit? Foo Fighters’ ‘Sonic Highways’

Few records come out with the level of anticipation that has surrounded Sonic Highways, the latest from certified arena rock gods Foo Fighters. For what may...

The 9 Most Cringeworthy Moments From Reality Music Shows

The 9 Most Cringeworthy Moments From Reality Music Shows

Reality television can be a dark, strange place, but every healthy diet should include a bit of good old fashioned hate-watching, and as far as guilty...

John Safran’s 11 Greatest Music Moments

John Safran’s 11 Greatest Music Moments

He’s been accosted by Ray Martin, arrested for piloting a remote control seagull onto a cricket pitch, and received an exorcism on camera. And this is...

The 8 Things We Learnt At Iceland Airwaves ‘14

The 8 Things We Learnt At Iceland Airwaves ‘14

16 years old and Iceland Airwaves is no longer seen as an obscure event in a tiny Scandinavian country. It’s the place to catch the best...

Why The Pierce Brothers Are One Of Australia’s Most Exciting Duos

Why The Pierce Brothers Are One Of Australia’s Most Exciting Duos

Everything seems to be coming up Pierce Brothers. With their eternally sunny dispositions and incredible work ethic, it isn’t too much of a stretch to see...

The Knife Played Their Last Ever Show In Iceland And We Were There

The Knife Played Their Last Ever Show In Iceland And We Were There

The Knife have always been an elusive prospect. Even without taking into account the few amount of tours they’ve undertaken since their inception the duo of...

The Best Gig In The World Just Happened, & We Were There

The Best Gig In The World Just Happened, & We Were There

There are gigs, and then there are gigs. The ones you’ll remember years from now when all the crappy pub gigs, all the arena shows, all...

The 5 Best Musical Moments In Surfing History, With Waxhead

The 5 Best Musical Moments In Surfing History, With Waxhead

In celebration of the released of ‘Home’, the first single to be taken from their debut EP of the same name, the self-described Byron Bay ‘surf...

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