ABC Pens Open Letter In Response To Radio National Cuts

ABC Pens Open Letter In Response To Radio National Cuts

Following on from recent news that Radio National have plans to axe all but one of their music programs, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation has come out

The Smith Street Band Named ‘Live Act Of The Year’ At The National Live Music Awards

The Smith Street Band Named ‘Live Act Of The Year’ At The National Live Music Awards

Last night saw the inaugural National Live Music Awards take place around the country, recognising those who make Australia’s live music great. Created with the intent


More People Watched Crowded House’s Opera House Gig Than The ARIAs

More People Watched Crowded House’s Opera House Gig Than The ARIAs

Crowded House made their triumphant return to Sydney’s Opera House forecourt over the weekend. Which proved to be something of a ratings powerhouse for the


Neil Young Is No Longer Touring Australia In 2017

Neil Young Is No Longer Touring Australia In 2017

When Neil Young was announced as part of the mammoth Byron Bay Bluesfest 2017 lineup back in October, fans got an extra bonus in the


St Kilda’s Palais Theatre To Be Repainted Its Original 1927 Colour

St Kilda’s Palais Theatre To Be Repainted Its Original 1927 Colour

St Kilda’s The Palais Theatre is set to be repainted in its original 1927 sand colour. As part of $20 million restoration project for the


Kerser Wants To Be Remembered For Making It Without Triple J

Kerser Wants To Be Remembered For Making It Without Triple J

Love him or hate him, you have to respect the grind. Controversial Campbeltown rapper Kerser has managed to make it in the volatile Australian music


Looks Like Metallica Are Set To Tour Australia In 2017

Looks Like Metallica Are Set To Tour Australia In 2017

The mighty Metallica are back with a brand new album, Hardwired… To Self Destruct, which has been copping nothing short of glowing reviews, with many


St. Kilda Just Lost Another One Of Its Iconic Venues

St. Kilda Just Lost Another One Of Its Iconic Venues

As the Espy continues to moulder with an uncertain future and developers tighten their clutches on the Melbourne live music scene, St. Kilda News reports


Aussie Heavy Bands Are Slamming King Gizzard’s ARIA Win

Aussie Heavy Bands Are Slamming King Gizzard’s ARIA Win

We recently spoke about the confounding way the ARIA Awards nominations are conducted. The fact that bands and labels are allowed to submit their releases


Watch Violent Soho Scramble Backstage & Almost Miss Their ARIA Win

Watch Violent Soho Scramble Backstage & Almost Miss Their ARIA Win

As we reported yesterday, Violent Soho had a big night at the ARIA Awards. In addition to their absolutely blistering performance of ‘Like Soda’, the


Ball Park Music Drunk-Tweeted The ARIA Awards & It Ruled

Ball Park Music Drunk-Tweeted The ARIA Awards & It Ruled

There were two ways to experience the 2016 ARIA Awards ceremony last night. Either you tuned into Channel Ten and watched the live broadcast with


ARIAs Controversy After Winners Use Speeches To Blast Government

ARIAs Controversy After Winners Use Speeches To Blast Government

Last year’s ARIA Awards Ceremony proved controversial after Matt Okine and Hall of Fame inductee Tina Arena used their acceptance speeches to make political statements,


Violent Soho Almost Missed Their ARIA Win Because They Were Busy Drinking

Violent Soho Almost Missed Their ARIA Win Because They Were Busy Drinking

Violent Soho had a pretty big night. In addition to performing as part of what was quite arguably the best ARIA Awards live entertainment lineup


A Bunch Of Aussie Indie Labels Are Having A Farmer’s Market For Vinyl

A Bunch Of Aussie Indie Labels Are Having A Farmer’s Market For Vinyl

Some of Melbourne’s best independent record labels, including Milk! Records, Wondercore Island, First Love Records, and Cooking Vinyl Australia, are coming together to help put


What Happened When Matt & Alex Met Their Replacements

What Happened When Matt & Alex Met Their Replacements

As you no doubt know by now, triple j’s beloved Breakfast hosts Matt and Alex aren’t sticking around in 2017. Matt, already a prominent comedian,


Kerser Actually Has A Shot At Beating Metallica To #1

Kerser Actually Has A Shot At Beating Metallica To #1

Love him or hate him, you have to respect Kerser’s hustle. The controversial Campbeltown native is basically persona non grata at triple j and will


Julia Jacklin & More Nominated For 2016 FBi Radio SMAC Awards

Julia Jacklin & More Nominated For 2016 FBi Radio SMAC Awards

FBi Radio, that respected staple of the local Australian music community, has announced the nominees for the 2016 FBi Sydney Music, Arts & Culture (SMAC)




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