Childish Gambino Announces His Next LP With A Scarily Good First Single

Childish Gambino Announces His Next LP With A Scarily Good First Single

Some joyous news to cap off the week, as rapper and human Swiss Army Knife Childish Gambino aka Donald Glover has just announced his next

Warner Buy Parlophone From Universal In $744 Million Deal

Warner Buy Parlophone From Universal In $744 Million Deal

With record major EMI being merged into fellow labels Sony and Universal, the ‘Big Four’ of the music industry has been reduced to the ‘Big


The Day The Muzak Died

The Day The Muzak Died

Elevator soundtracks across the world fell silent on Tuesday 5th February out of respect for the day that Muzak died. Yes, with a capital ‘m’,


SXSW 2013 Adds The Animals’ Eric Burdon To Featured Speaker Roster

SXSW 2013 Adds The Animals’ Eric Burdon To Featured Speaker Roster

This year’s South By Southwest, the massive music industry conference that invades Austin, Texas each year, is already shaping up to be quite the show.


Spotify Analyse Data, Predict Gotye To Win Big At Grammys

Spotify Analyse Data, Predict Gotye To Win Big At Grammys

This Sunday night, the Staple Centre in Los Angeles will fill with hundreds of musicians and performers for the 55th Grammy Awards, including Australia’s very


It’s Official. Dave Grohl Bringing Sound City All-Star Supergroup To Australia.

It’s Official. Dave Grohl Bringing Sound City All-Star Supergroup To Australia.

Dave Grohl is probably the busiest man in music at the moment. Making the most of the Foo Fighters official leave of absence, by playing drums on


Sony Kills The MiniDisc. Yes, Apparently They Were Still Being Made

Sony Kills The MiniDisc. Yes, Apparently They Were Still Being Made

In another case of an obscure Sony audio format has gone the way of its deceased predecessors, like HD DVD, UMD, and Betamax, with news that’ll


Fall Out Boy Reunite, Announce New Album, Tour Australia Next Month

Fall Out Boy Reunite, Announce New Album, Tour Australia Next Month

Illinois pop punk outfit Fall Out Boy have been on quite the extended break since finishing up touring commitments in support of a greatest hits


Vampire Weekend Leak New Album Details In Newspaper Classifieds

Vampire Weekend Leak New Album Details In Newspaper Classifieds

Having just departed Australia after touring the nation with the successful Big Day Out 2013, and a snappy sideshow at Sydney’s The Metro, Vampire Weekend


My Bloody Valentine Drop New Album After 21 Years, Crash Website

My Bloody Valentine Drop New Album After 21 Years, Crash Website

Like Guns N Roses’ Chinese Democracy before it, comes the news that many in music thought they would never hear: My Bloody Valentine have actually


SXSW 2013 Film Festival Lineup Revealed With Over 20 Music Features

SXSW 2013 Film Festival Lineup Revealed With Over 20 Music Features

One of the industry’s most important and influential conferences, Austin, Texas’ South By Southwest, is just over a month away from kicking off, with this


HMV Staff Hijack Twitter Account, Live Tweet Mass Layoffs “We’re Being Fired!”

HMV Staff Hijack Twitter Account, Live Tweet Mass Layoffs “We’re Being Fired!”

UK music retail giant HMV entered into administration earlier this month, with nearly 4,000 jobs across 239 stores at risk after the retailer was denied a £300


Deezer Expands Internationally, Rdio Goes Free, As Nokia Enters Streaming Boom

Deezer Expands Internationally, Rdio Goes Free, As Nokia Enters Streaming Boom

The music streaming market has had a booming twelve months, with 2012 seeing many established digital music services establishing a foothold in the Australian market.


Daft Punk To Release New Album In May After Switching Record Labels

Daft Punk To Release New Album In May After Switching Record Labels

2013 is already looking to a banner year for album releases, with new records from Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Knife,


Band And Owner Arrested After Music Venue Inferno Kills 231 People

Band And Owner Arrested After Music Venue Inferno Kills 231 People

A Brazilian music venue was the site of a major tragedy over the weekend that claimed hundreds of lives and led to the arrest of


The Knife Drop New Single & 10 Minute Movie For First Album In 7 Years

The Knife Drop New Single & 10 Minute Movie For First Album In 7 Years

As previously reported, this year will see the return of electronic Swedish duo The Knife, with their first studio album since 2006’s The Shout, and


Grinderman Reform For Coachella 2013 As Full Lineup Revealed

Grinderman Reform For Coachella 2013 As Full Lineup Revealed

Remember when Grinderman announced they’d called it a day at Meredith Music Festival in 2011? When, on stage, Nick Cave said that his Bad Seeds’




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