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More Aussies Added To The Epic SXSW 2015 Lineup

More Aussies Added To The Epic SXSW 2015 Lineup

There’s no question that the annual South By South West (SXSW) music and arts conference is the Mecca of all music festivities for punters as well as the...

Is This The Most Valuable Vinyl Record In The World?

Is This The Most Valuable Vinyl Record In The World?

The story goes something like this. On 18th July 1953, a young, good-looking truck driver walked into Memphis Recording Service and Sun Records with four dollars...

This Musician Is Facing A Lifetime Prison Sentence For Releasing An Album

This Musician Is Facing A Lifetime Prison Sentence For Releasing An Album

A California-based rapper is facing a lifetime prison sentence simply for doing what rappers do every day and putting out an album. As ABC 10 reports,...

Azealia Banks Just Explained Her Aussie Tour Meltdown And It’s Amazing

Azealia Banks Just Explained Her Aussie Tour Meltdown And It’s Amazing

While it’s getting kind of hard to keep track of just how many music industry figures Azealia Banks has engaged in a feud, one of the...

Mac DeMarco Arrested And Removed From His Own Gig

Mac DeMarco Arrested And Removed From His Own Gig

The music world’s most loveable and adored goof, Mac DeMarco, was arrested over the weekend at his own concert, and before you imagination runs wild, it was not for getting naked...

Local Aussie Band Parodies Redfoo’s Misogynistic Song

Local Aussie Band Parodies Redfoo’s Misogynistic Song

Unless you’ve been on Mars this week, there’s no way that you could have missed the horrendously misogynistic music video ‘Literally I Can’t’ by Play-N-Skills, unfortunately featuring Lil...

These Magnified Images Of Vinyl Records Look Like A Post-Apocalyptic Wasteland

These Magnified Images Of Vinyl Records Look Like A Post-Apocalyptic Wasteland

It’s no secret that music lovers have a heavy obsession with vinyl, one only needs to look at the chart-smashing sales the boundary-pushing design of Jack White’s Lazaretto’s...

Watch This Amazing Giant Meteor Burn Above A US Music Festival

Watch This Amazing Giant Meteor Burn Above A US Music Festival

Have you ever been to gig where something unexpected has occurred and it changed your live music experience forever? Well, for the lucky folk at Austin’s Fun Fun...

The Most Misogynistic Song Of 2014 Just Dropped And It Will Make You Sick

The Most Misogynistic Song Of 2014 Just Dropped And It Will Make You Sick

The worst and “literally” the most offensive track of the year recently dropped courtesy of “literally” the most offensive faces in music today. We speak of course of...

You Won’t Believe How Much Money Robert Plant Turned Down To Reform Led Zeppelin

You Won’t Believe How Much Money Robert Plant Turned Down To Reform Led Zeppelin

If you were rolling in squillions of dollars, how much would you offer one of your favourite bands to get back together? Multi-billionaire businessman Richard Branson...

Aussie NOFX Fan Rushes Stage, Gets Kicked In The Face By Frontman

Aussie NOFX Fan Rushes Stage, Gets Kicked In The Face By Frontman

Action Bronson, move over, there’s a new onstage enforcer in town and his name is Fat Make. Except, unlike the Queens rapper, who’s become as famous...

These Are The Highest Earning Female Musicians Of 2014

These Are The Highest Earning Female Musicians Of 2014

At the end of last week, we revealed the richest Aussie musician under the age of 40 the year 2014. In a similar, albeit much wealthier vein,...

Want To Own Shares In A Band? Now You Can

Want To Own Shares In A Band? Now You Can

If you’re racked with concern over big-time bands becoming overly corporate, with few ambitions other than making money, don’t fret. Progressive metal veterans Queensrÿche are here...

A 1988 Mixtape By Kurt Cobain Has Just Been Found And It’s Insane

A 1988 Mixtape By Kurt Cobain Has Just Been Found And It’s Insane

The year 2014 has been pretty monumental in celebrating the life of the late and great Kurt Cobain. April 5th marked 20-years since his tragic passing that revisited...

Musician’s Demand To Remove Negative Gig Review Backfires Spectacularly

Musician’s Demand To Remove Negative Gig Review Backfires Spectacularly

Are you paranoid about what Google is saying about you? Do you have sleepless nights fearing the very real possibility that a potential employer will chuck...

This Aussie Band Just Sold Half A Million Records In The US Over 3 Months

This Aussie Band Just Sold Half A Million Records In The US Over 3 Months

Despite recent reports of the fairly dismal albums sales in Australia for 2014, there are artists that are selling plenty of records in the US, in...

The War On Drugs Hit Back At Mark Kozelek, Who Responds With Another Hilarious Diss Track

The War On Drugs Hit Back At Mark Kozelek, Who Responds With Another Hilarious Diss Track

Just when we thought the whinging comments and bitchy diss song made by Sun Kil Moon’s Mark Kozelek of the War On Drugs had finally faded to...

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