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This Might Just Be The World’s Smallest Record Store

This Might Just Be The World’s Smallest Record Store

If you’re anything like us, there’s nothing you love more than happening upon a small independent record store, wandering through its narrow aisles, and flipping through...

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...

Music Festival Guard Trampled By Gatecrashers Files $10 Million Lawsuit

Music Festival Guard Trampled By Gatecrashers Files $10 Million Lawsuit

A guard who was severely injured after she was trampled by gatecrashers during this year’s Ultra Music Festival in Miami has filed a lawsuit against Ultra...

CMJ Music Marathon In The Grip Of Ebola Scare

CMJ Music Marathon In The Grip Of Ebola Scare

A doctor who was recently confirmed by New York City officials as the city’s first case of Ebola allegedly attended a 22nd October event at a...

You Won’t Want To Believe How Much Paris Hilton Makes For One DJ Set

You Won’t Want To Believe How Much Paris Hilton Makes For One DJ Set

Remember Paris Hilton? The painful socialite who attempted to be an actor, a reality TV star, a model, a designer and a singer? Of course you do,...

Aretha Franklin Gives Zero Fucks In These Awkwardly Hilarious Interviews

Aretha Franklin Gives Zero Fucks In These Awkwardly Hilarious Interviews

What is there left to be said of Aretha Franklin? She is one of, if not the greatest voice to ever be recorded, she is the most charted...

Nine Aussie Artists Among First Acts Of SXSW 2015 Lineup

Nine Aussie Artists Among First Acts Of SXSW 2015 Lineup

The organisers of the annual South by Southwest Music Festival and Conference have announced their preliminary music lineup for next year’s event, including a raft of...

Taylor Swift Track That’s Just 8 Seconds Of Static Goes #1

Taylor Swift Track That’s Just 8 Seconds Of Static Goes #1

We know that the world simply cannot get enough of pop-country superstar Taylor Swift, however fans in Canada have just taken their obsession to a whole...

Proof Aussie Musicians Are Killing It Overseas Right Now

Proof Aussie Musicians Are Killing It Overseas Right Now

There’s no arguing that the year 2014 has been a triumphant year for Aussies in music. We’ve seen a surmountable amount of our artists invade international...

3 Dead At Music Industry Conference Events Of Suspected Drug Overdoses

3 Dead At Music Industry Conference Events Of Suspected Drug Overdoses

Yesterday we reported of a tragedy that occurred at a South Korean outdoor concert that saw 17 people lose their lives, and sadly, similar terrible news has...

Are These The 100 Greatest DJs In The World?

Are These The 100 Greatest DJs In The World?

Each year the influential folk over at DJ Mag invite EDM fans to vote on who they believe is “The Best DJ of the Year” and with voting...

At Least 16 Dead In Freak Accident During Concert

At Least 16 Dead In Freak Accident During Concert

A terrible accident occurred late last week in the South Korean city of Seongnam during a music festival at the Pangyo Techno Valley, which has sadly seen the...

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