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Chet Faker, DZ Deathrays Lead First ARIA Awards 2014 Nominations

Chet Faker, DZ Deathrays Lead First ARIA Awards 2014 Nominations

The first nominations for this years ARIA Awards have been announced, with the albums from Chet Faker, Sticky Fingers, and DZ Deathrays all getting nods. Kicking...

Major Labels To Edit Ads Into Classic Music Videos

Major Labels To Edit Ads Into Classic Music Videos

Where art and business collides is often controversial, and the debate over when corporate interests have stepped over the line in music has been going on...

Golden Plains 2015 Ticket Ballot Announced

Golden Plains 2015 Ticket Ballot Announced

Ticket-holders for the Meredith Music Festival are only just beginning to get their plans sorted, but right on time, plans for the sister event are here....

Yellowcard Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Yellowcard Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Fans have eagerly been awaiting the return of Yellowcard to Australia and we can now confirm that they are coming back to tour Australia in July...

Sonic Architects’ National Conference Announced With Haitus Kaiyote

Sonic Architects’ National Conference Announced With Haitus Kaiyote

Sonic Architects National Conference is touring the nation this November / December, taking four of Australia’s most exciting acts on the road, together! Featuring boundary-pushing Melbourne...

Jamie T Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Jamie T Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Two-time NME Award winner and Mercury Prize nominee Jamie T returns to our shores this January 2015 for his first Australian tour in almost six years....

One Direction Accused Of Ripping Off New Found Glory

One Direction Accused Of Ripping Off New Found Glory

Coincidence or rip-off? It’s the question everyone asks when it’s discovered that two songs sound a little bit too similar comfort. And the jury is still...

These Guys Just Smashed The Aussie Music Crowdfunding Record

These Guys Just Smashed The Aussie Music Crowdfunding Record

The biggest music-related crowd funding campaign in Australia has reached an incredible target of $100,000 with a little under two days left . Support Act, who...

Australia Gets Another Awesome New Live Music Venue

Australia Gets Another Awesome New Live Music Venue

Australia is about to get a new live music venue with a nautical theme complete with kitchen and bar, in a former pub built in 1891....

Eddie McGuire Slams Tom Jones’ “Inappropriate” Grand Final Performance

Eddie McGuire Slams Tom Jones’ “Inappropriate” Grand Final Performance

The AFL Grand Final entertainment is controversial almost every year. As one of the most high-profile music performances of the year, it’s no surprise that there’ll...

Watch Gatecrashers Storm The Fences At Aussie Music Festival

Watch Gatecrashers Storm The Fences At Aussie Music Festival

Following the injury of a security guard at an Aussie Music Festival over the weekend, footage of a large group of gatecrashers rushing the fence of...

Major Labels Have Given Up Trying To Sell Music

Major Labels Have Given Up Trying To Sell Music

Music listeners these days are moving in large numbers to streaming services, cut back on digital downloads and stopped buying physical – except vinyl. In August, weekly music sales...

Triple M Calls Out “Elitist” Triple J For Focusing Too Much On Cool

Triple M Calls Out “Elitist” Triple J For Focusing Too Much On Cool

The playlists of Triple J are a constant source of controversy, and tempers can run high. Earlier this year a number of high profile musicians openly...

Ásgeir Falls Festival 2014 Sideshows Announced

Ásgeir Falls Festival 2014 Sideshows Announced

Steamrolling the breakout success of Icelandic icons Sigur Rós and Björk, 22-year-old phenomenon Ãsgeir follows his sold out debut tour with his grandest appearance yet –...

Gatecrashers Trample, Hospitalise Security Guard At Aussie Music Festival

Gatecrashers Trample, Hospitalise Security Guard At Aussie Music Festival

Police are appealing for public assistance after a security guard was seriously injured at a music festival in Sydney over the weekend. An incident happened at...

AWME 2014 Lineup Expands With Incredible Speakers & Artists

AWME 2014 Lineup Expands With Incredible Speakers & Artists

Following on from announcing their terrific first round, and second round of acts, the AWME 2014 lineup has expanded with the first round of international delegates and...

The World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Retailer Will Surprise You

The World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Retailer Will Surprise You

There’s no denying the mass resurgence of vinyl in recent years, and from a sales perspective, the signs are everywhere: the year-on-year success of the annual Record...

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