Aussie Musos Win Big At International Songwriting Competition

Aussie Musos Win Big At International Songwriting Competition

The winners of the 2016 International Songwriting Competition have been announced and it’s another stellar year for Aussie talent, after Vance Joy took out the

You Can Now Live Upstairs At Revolver

You Can Now Live Upstairs At Revolver

If you’re a Melbourne native, not only are you likely more than familiar with Chapel Street’s infamous Revolver Upstairs, you’ve had your share of all-nighters


More Soundwave Bands Are Speaking Out About Getting Stiffed

More Soundwave Bands Are Speaking Out About Getting Stiffed

We’ve known for some time now that seemingly none of the bands on the Soundwave 2015 lineup have been paid for their performances at the


Fear Factory Say AJ Maddah Should Be In Jail

Fear Factory Say AJ Maddah Should Be In Jail

Fear Factory vocalist Burton C Bell has never been known to mince words and he’s certainly cemented that reputation with a recent rant aimed at


Splendour Organisers Hit Out At Scumbag Ticket Scalpers

Splendour Organisers Hit Out At Scumbag Ticket Scalpers

Secret Sounds Touring, the promoters of the upcoming Splendour In The Grass sideshows, have issued a warning to punters, urging them to stay away from


We Should Be Talking About Triple J Adding Beyonce To High Rotation

We Should Be Talking About Triple J Adding Beyonce To High Rotation

No matter what they do, controversy just seems to follow triple j around. Call it one of Australia’s longest running culture wars, but everyone’s got


We Just Saw The Saddest Album Sales Week In Aussie Chart History

We Just Saw The Saddest Album Sales Week In Aussie Chart History

Back in March, Queensland outfit Violent Soho earned themselves a big pat on the back after they sent their eagerly anticipated fourth album, WACO, to


Demolition Of Melbourne’s Beloved Palace Theatre Approved

Demolition Of Melbourne’s Beloved Palace Theatre Approved

After more than a year’s worth of struggle and repeated bids to stop developers, Melbourne’s beloved Palace Theatre will be demolished and replaced with a


How Record Store Day Went Down For Aussie Record Stores

How Record Store Day Went Down For Aussie Record Stores

Record Store Day went down last weekend and if you’re one of the thousands of Aussie music lovers who turned out to support your favourite


Police Raided Two Melbourne Music Venues, Found A Lot Of Drugs & Cash

Police Raided Two Melbourne Music Venues, Found A Lot Of Drugs & Cash

Two Melbourne music venues were subject to police raids this month, with drug task force detectives reportedly seizing thousands of ecstasy pills, methamphetamine, and cash.


Want A Career In The Aussie Music Industry? Start Here

Want A Career In The Aussie Music Industry? Start Here

If you’re someone who’s looking to enter the Aussie music industry or is already established and looking to boost their knowledge and skills, RMIT’s Music


Kendrick Lamar Is Getting Sued For Copyright Infringement

Kendrick Lamar Is Getting Sued For Copyright Infringement

Kendrick Lamar has been shaken from his spot sitting atop the world thanks to a lawsuit which alleges he stole a sample in his track


How Sony & SoundCloud Accidentally Derailed An Aussie Band

How Sony & SoundCloud Accidentally Derailed An Aussie Band

There’s been murmurs about SoundCloud making the leap into becoming a full-fledged streaming service, competing with the likes of Spotify and Apple Music, for a


Want To Own An Aussie Live Music Venue? This One’s For Sale

Want To Own An Aussie Live Music Venue? This One’s For Sale

Melbourne venue Forester’s Hall is a much-loved Collingwood spot known for its free beer tastings on Tuesdays and for its splendorous, warehouse-like design. It’s up


Melbourne’s Cookin’ On 3 Burners Have The Biggest Single In France

Melbourne’s Cookin’ On 3 Burners Have The Biggest Single In France

You may know Melbourne’s Cookin’ On 3 Burners as one of the city’s finest soul bands. The homegrown trio, made up of guitarist Jake Mason,


It’s Not Too Late To Enrol & Kick Off Your Music Career In 2016

It’s Not Too Late To Enrol & Kick Off Your Music Career In 2016

The music industry is a precarious landscape and it’s most difficult to navigate if you happen to be on your own. Making matters even worse,


Bandcamp Has Paid Out $150m To Artists In The Last 8 Years

Bandcamp Has Paid Out $150m To Artists In The Last 8 Years

Musicians love Bandcamp because it gives them instant access to their fan base and puts the power of selling their music in their hands instead




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