International News

Australian Promoters, Venues And Festivals Amongst The Most Successful In The World

Australian Promoters, Venues And Festivals Amongst The Most Successful In The World

If you needed any more proof that we’re all living in one of the world’s most prominent live music hubs, industry bible Billboard recently unveiled their...

How Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge Is Set To Save The Music Industry

How Blink-182’s Tom DeLonge Is Set To Save The Music Industry

Tom DeLonge is best recognised as the face of ’90s and ’00s bratty, skater-punk culture, a posterboy for toilet jokes with an unhealthy (and totally relatable) obsession over...

What Are The Most Torrented Albums Of All Time? We Can Tell You

What Are The Most Torrented Albums Of All Time? We Can Tell You

If you’ve been paying attention, the government and the entertainment industry have decided they’re not messing around anymore. As Billboard reports, the Australian government has presented...

This How Much A Successful Indie Musician Makes From Bandcamp

This How Much A Successful Indie Musician Makes From Bandcamp

This year has seen heated discussions in regards to how much money musicians actually earn, and interestingly an independent musician has stepped forward, providing a cross-analysis of how...

How This Band’s Unique Plan Took Them From Club Gigs To Arena Shows

How This Band’s Unique Plan Took Them From Club Gigs To Arena Shows

We’ve all heard of the concept of the ‘breakthrough album’ – that one release that propels a well-liked group or artist from club gigs and support...

Your Old iPod Classic Is Now Worth Big Money On The Internet

Your Old iPod Classic Is Now Worth Big Money On The Internet

The mad rush of Christmas is upon us and everyone is scrambling to pick up the hottest items for their friends and families, but according to...

Aussie Musicians Nominated For Incredible Eight Grammy Awards

Aussie Musicians Nominated For Incredible Eight Grammy Awards

It looks like Australian dominance of the overseas music market will continue full steam ahead into the new year, with Sia Furler and Iggy Azalea recently...

South Park Just Trashed Iggy Azalea And It’s Priceless

South Park Just Trashed Iggy Azalea And It’s Priceless

They say you haven’t really made it as a pop-culture figure until you’ve held a guest spot on the TV series, The Simpsons. Despite The Simpsons featuring some of...

Apple Have Been Deliberately Deleting Music Off Your iPod You Didn’t Buy From iTunes

Apple Have Been Deliberately Deleting Music Off Your iPod You Didn’t Buy From iTunes

The tech gurus over at Apple have had a little bit to answer for in 2014. First of all, they removed our beloved iPod Classic from...

These Are The Most Streamed Aussie Musicians Of 2014

These Are The Most Streamed Aussie Musicians Of 2014

While the artists that just came out at the top of Spotify’s recently unveiled list of the most streamed Australian acts won’t surprise anyone, it certainly...

Here Are The 10 Most Shazamed Artists Of 2014

Here Are The 10 Most Shazamed Artists Of 2014

Popular music app Shazam have released their annual data roundup, including their most Shazamed artists of the year, most Shazamaed songs, and their predictions for the...

Who Is The Biggest Band Since Nirvana? We Can Tell You

Who Is The Biggest Band Since Nirvana? We Can Tell You

When most people think of a big time rock band, a few names instantly come to mind. We’re sure a few are popping into your head...

This Dude Lost A Footy Bet And Had To Recreate Sia’s ‘Chandelier’ Music Video

This Dude Lost A Footy Bet And Had To Recreate Sia’s ‘Chandelier’ Music Video

US-based tech worker Chuck Jose has shown us once again why it’s never a good idea to make any kind of bet with a close friend,...

Aussies Storm Incredible Austin Psych Fest 2015 Lineup

Aussies Storm Incredible Austin Psych Fest 2015 Lineup

Calling all lovers of the kaleidoscopic world of psychedelic rock, the greatest celebration of the sonic technicolor, Austin Psych Fest, has just announced it’s first lineup for...

Vote Now In Our Fifth Annual Readers Poll

Vote Now In Our Fifth Annual Readers Poll

It’s been an interesting 12 months for music both at home in abroad, and with 2015 fast approaching, we thought it might be time to slow...

Kanye West Fan Creates Two-Hour Yeezus Tour Film Out Of Fan Footage

Kanye West Fan Creates Two-Hour Yeezus Tour Film Out Of Fan Footage

While many Kanye West fans are eagerly awaiting the rapper’s forthcoming concert film directed by music video legend Hype Williams, which documents the hit-maker’s divisive tour...

Watch This DJ Push A Speaker Onto Annoying Fan Filming On Her Phone

Watch This DJ Push A Speaker Onto Annoying Fan Filming On Her Phone

Let us put a question to you, what is the most annoying crowd behaviour you’ve witnessed at a gig? For us, it’s idiots who feel the...