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Melbourne’s AC/DC Lane Gets A New Rock Venue

Melbourne’s AC/DC Lane Gets A New Rock Venue

With the stomach-churning news of Melbourne’s iconic The Palace Theatre being forced to close its doors on May 31st, Melbournians are desperate for some positive news...

Are These The Top 20 Aussie Songs Of 2013?

Are These The Top 20 Aussie Songs Of 2013?

Last year was a banner year for Australia’s critically acclaimed artists and chart-busting music-makers alike, often with the two not mutually exclusive. Which makes the decision...

Looks Like AC/DC Are Breaking Up…

Looks Like AC/DC Are Breaking Up…

One of Australia’s, if not the world’s, most enduring forces in rock music is set to call it a day. That’s according to a wave of...

Splendour In The Grass 2014 Leak Is Wrong, Lineup Announcement Confirmed

Splendour In The Grass 2014 Leak Is Wrong, Lineup Announcement Confirmed

As the seasons turn blue, so too does Australia’s travelling music festival circuit grow cold, with a scant handful of festivities to gain excitement for over...

Sarah Blasko, Washington Re-Work Divinyls Classic Into Incredible A Capella Track

Sarah Blasko, Washington Re-Work Divinyls Classic Into Incredible A Capella Track

A collection of female Australian musicians have joined forces for a campaign that is designed both to honour the memory of Chrissy Amphlett and raise breast...

DARK MOFO 2014 Lineup Announced

DARK MOFO 2014 Lineup Announced

The DARK MOFO 2014 lineup has been announced with a delectable selection of music, public art, film, food, light and noise set for Tasmania this winter. The...

New Aussie Boutique Music Festival Announced, Reveals Lineup

New Aussie Boutique Music Festival Announced, Reveals Lineup

Australia is being gifted with another boutique music festival this June and the event’s debut lineup is already locked in and announced. Introducing HOLEANDCORNER (yes, in...

Groovin The Moo 2014 Set Times Revealed

Groovin The Moo 2014 Set Times Revealed

The Groovin The Moo 2014 set times have been unveiled. Following hot on the trotters of yesterday’s news that the Maitland leg of the annual regional music...

Watch Birds Of Tokyo Nail Their Late Night US TV Performance

Watch Birds Of Tokyo Nail Their Late Night US TV Performance

Birds Of Tokyo have already conquered Australian radio and now they’ve got their sights set on America. In their bid to replicate their Down Under success in...

Developers Say Destroying Palace Theatre Is “Natural Evolution”

Developers Say Destroying Palace Theatre Is “Natural Evolution”

Another of the slim avenue of options to rescue Melbourne’s historic Palace Theatre from its impending closure has been snuffed out. Following the news that the...

Groovin The Moo 2014 Lineup Expands Again, Maitland Sells Out

Groovin The Moo 2014 Lineup Expands Again, Maitland Sells Out

Groovin The Moo 2014 has put up another sold out sign for another leg of the regional tour as the music festival’s lineup adds another batch...

AJ Maddah Reveals The Moment That Big Day Out “Fucked Their Brand”

AJ Maddah Reveals The Moment That Big Day Out “Fucked Their Brand”

Though currently in the thick of putting together Soundwave 2015 with a “little announcement” due later this month, festival promoter AJ Maddah has opened up once more...

Australia Getting Two New Live Music Venues

Australia Getting Two New Live Music Venues

News of fresh additions to Australia’s live music venue is roster is always welcome and the coming months will see the launch of not one, but...

Yet Another Splendour In The Grass 2014 Lineup Leak

Yet Another Splendour In The Grass 2014 Lineup Leak

It’s still a month or two off from being officially announced but the Splendour In The Grass 2014 lineup has already sprung a few leaks. Following...

Are These Really Australia’s 25 Best Guitarists?

Are These Really Australia’s 25 Best Guitarists?

Who is the greatest Australian guitarist of all-time? That’s the loaded question that was put forward by a new poll looking to rank the country’s best...

INXS Reveal How Many Albums They’ve Sold Already This Year

INXS Reveal How Many Albums They’ve Sold Already This Year

If any Aussie rockers are looking for a profile boost and added back catalogue sales to boot, they can always learn a few tips from the...

The Overlooked Aussie Music Scene Worth $276 Million

The Overlooked Aussie Music Scene Worth $276 Million

On any given weekend in any one of Australia’s capital cities you can usually find a fair number of gigs from local and international touring bands...

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