There’s A Karaoke App That’s Gone Viral For All The Wrong Reasons

There’s A Karaoke App That’s Gone Viral For All The Wrong Reasons

The creators behind the increasingly popular karaoke app StarMaker have had a pretty good month. As Tubefilter reports, the company’s recent funding round attracted $6.5

Genre Can Predict When & How A Musician Will Die

Genre Can Predict When & How A Musician Will Die

A study published last year did cemented that musos have a shorter life expectancy than the general public and continuing on this dark yet interesting train of thought,


This Is How Much Money Metallica Actually Make

This Is How Much Money Metallica Actually Make

While it’s a foregone conclusion that labels are bleeding money as bands and artists struggle to make a dollar, the great edifices of rock and


Listen: Blur’s Haunting New Track Inspired By The Sydney Siege

Listen: Blur’s Haunting New Track Inspired By The Sydney Siege

February was a month full of surprises, one of the the most exciting was the announcement that Blur were releasing a new record The Magic Whip in


Meghan Trainor Slammed Over “Sexist” New Song & Video

Meghan Trainor Slammed Over “Sexist” New Song & Video

Grammy award nominee Meghan Trainor has been blasted by music fans around the world after the video for her song ‘Dear Future Husband’ surfaced online, those


An App That Can Heal Tinnitus Is Making Waves At SXSW

An App That Can Heal Tinnitus Is Making Waves At SXSW

According to a recent report by the World Health Organisation, over a billion young adults are at risk of permanent hearing loss thanks to extended


Music Festival Leaks Lineup In The Coolest Way Imaginable

Music Festival Leaks Lineup In The Coolest Way Imaginable

Because it’s the 21st century and because technology, a music festival has leaked its 2015 lineup in one of the most innovative and straight-up coolest ways


Jimmy Kimmel Tricks Hipsters With Fake Band Names At SXSW

Jimmy Kimmel Tricks Hipsters With Fake Band Names At SXSW

Jimmy Kimmel has got to be the world’s favourite troll. From his talk show segment where celebrities read mean Tweets about themselves (which includes multiple Aussie musicians)


Major Label Hijacks Indie Artists’ Music To Make Money Off It

Major Label Hijacks Indie Artists’ Music To Make Money Off It

Like it isn’t hard enough for up-and-coming musicians to make a living off their own musical creations but it becomes so much more difficult when the


This Is What Happens When An Artist’s Label Leaks Their Album Details

This Is What Happens When An Artist’s Label Leaks Their Album Details

Surprise album releases are nothing new. Spurred on by the runaway success of Beyonce’s self-titled pop epic in back in 2013, the past few weeks


Bloc Party End Hiatus, Preview Song From New Album

Bloc Party End Hiatus, Preview Song From New Album

Can you believe it’s been a decade since British four-piece Bloc Party crashed onto our stereos with Silent Alarm, one of the most exciting and fresh sounding


Spectators Film Violent Attack On Run The Jewels On Stage At SXSW

Spectators Film Violent Attack On Run The Jewels On Stage At SXSW

There’s been some pretty bad artist-to-fan incidents at gigs this year, who could forget when a crowd beat up a heckler at a hiphop show, or even


You’ll Soon Be Able To Borrow From The World’s Biggest Record Collection

You’ll Soon Be Able To Borrow From The World’s Biggest Record Collection

Do you remember Zero Freitas, the Brazilian bus line magnate who bought biggest vinyl collection in the world? Well, he’s just announced that he wants to share


Want See Inside David Bowie’s Tropical Hideaway? Of Course You Do

Want See Inside David Bowie’s Tropical Hideaway? Of Course You Do

Remember last year when The Purple One, Prince, put (one of?) his mansions out for sale, giving the public an eye into the incredible palace?


Surprise, Kendrick Lamar Just Dropped His New Album A Week Early

Surprise, Kendrick Lamar Just Dropped His New Album A Week Early

Ever since Beyoncé surprised the world by dropping her record in 2013, the clever tactic has been implemented by other major artists, and the latest


X Factor Judges Get What They Deserve After Bully Backlash

X Factor Judges Get What They Deserve After Bully Backlash

Earlier this morning we reported on the outrageous behaviour of two X Factor New Zealand judges Natalia Kills and Willy Moon on contestant Joe Irvine, the


Huge Backlash After X Factor Judge Brutally Bullies Contestant On Live TV

Huge Backlash After X Factor Judge Brutally Bullies Contestant On Live TV

Whether you’re a sucker for reality music television shows or think they are the worst thing to hit the screen in your lounge room, recent comments




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