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Meet The Real Life Wayne’s World In This Incredible Music Doco

Meet The Real Life Wayne’s World In This Incredible Music Doco

Unless you’re a local of Hudsonville, Michigan or stumbled across it on YouTube, you’ve unlikely seen or heard of the hugely entertaining public access music TV show Hot...

Spoiler Alert: Kanye West’s Australian Tour Will Be Awesome & Here’s Proof

Spoiler Alert: Kanye West’s Australian Tour Will Be Awesome & Here’s Proof

Kanye West is touching down in Australia this week to kickstart his postponed Yeezus tour and judging by the reports coming in for his performance at the Made...

A-Pop, The Aussie Music Revolution Taking Over America

A-Pop, The Aussie Music Revolution Taking Over America

Aussie artists have been making huge waves overseas this year and few have made a bigger splash than the likes of Sia, 5 Seconds Of Summer,...

Album Sales Plummet To New All-Time Low, And They’re Getting Worse

Album Sales Plummet To New All-Time Low, And They’re Getting Worse

The music world needs a blockbuster album, and quick smart, because 2014 is officially becoming the worst year for album sales on record as they hit...

Inside The World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Factory

Inside The World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Factory

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...

The 10 Richest Bassists In The World

The 10 Richest Bassists In The World

It’s well known that lead singers and guitarists in bands get all the attention, and glory, while bassists are often the punch line of a joke....

This Is The Cruelest Musician Interview We’ve Ever Seen

This Is The Cruelest Musician Interview We’ve Ever Seen

Interviews with musicians are a tricky affair, and can go very wrong very quickly. The worst case scenario eventuates when interviewers haven’t done any research, when...

This List Of The 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs Of All Time Will Confuse You

This List Of The 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs Of All Time Will Confuse You

What are the most iconic guitar riffs of all time? That was the question put to the UK as part of BBC’s celebration of the instrument in a...

How To Play Vinyl Without A Record Player

How To Play Vinyl Without A Record Player

Ever wanted to play your record collection on the go but wanted to save yourself the embarrassment of being this guy? Well, you can now leave...

Henry Rollins Slams The Suicidal, Shames Robin Williams, Is A Total Prick

Henry Rollins Slams The Suicidal, Shames Robin Williams, Is A Total Prick

Iconic punk mouthpiece Henry Rollins has always been an outspoken sort, but the former Black Flag’s latest weekly column for the LA Weekly has made him an overnight...

This Is The Most Epic Thing Foo Fighters Have Ever Done

This Is The Most Epic Thing Foo Fighters Have Ever Done

We already knew that Foo Fighters’ eight studio album and accompanying TV series was ambitious, but an epic new trailer for the HBO documentary series has hammered home...

Musicians Now Being Asked To Pay To Perform The World’s Most Watched Gig

Musicians Now Being Asked To Pay To Perform The World’s Most Watched Gig

Should artists be paying for the privilege of performing at one of the biggest gigs in the world? That’s the question that’s surfaced following reports that...

2014′s Highest Paid DJs Make More Than You Probably Ever Will

2014′s Highest Paid DJs Make More Than You Probably Ever Will

It’s official, the most lucratively paid position in the music career is behind a mixing desk, providing the all-important ‘drop’ to teeming mass of EDM fans....

Tame Impala Probably Getting Sued Thanks To Plagiarism Accusations

Tame Impala Probably Getting Sued Thanks To Plagiarism Accusations

Though their accusers have since admitted it was a joke, the Chilean culture website that accused Tame Impala of plagiarising an Argentinian pop star’s 1989 hit...

Violent Soho To Guest Program Rage

Violent Soho To Guest Program Rage

Everything’s coming up Violent Soho. As if slamming some of Australia’s biggest festivals, scoring international label deals, and inspiring some killer merchandise wasn’t enough, now the Brisbane...

Are These Really The 100 Greatest Albums Of The Decade So Far?

Are These Really The 100 Greatest Albums Of The Decade So Far?

Having published their list of the 200 best tracks of the decade so far, Pitchfork is continuing its retrospective celebrations with their next, and possibly most hotly contested...

Foo Fighters Just Delivered The Most Awesome Ice Bucket Challenge Yet

Foo Fighters Just Delivered The Most Awesome Ice Bucket Challenge Yet

Unless you’ve been hibernating in the last few weeks, you’ve likely heard of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The charity fundraising stunt has already gone viral...

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