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Amity Affliction “Shocked & Appalled” Over Security Guard Incident

Amity Affliction “Shocked & Appalled” Over Security Guard Incident

We all just let out a collective sigh of resignation today at Tone Deaf, as we’re sure a number of women reading this will too. It’s...

Help Support Aussie Musicians With This Huge Crowdfunding Campaign

Help Support Aussie Musicians With This Huge Crowdfunding Campaign

Sadly, there are very few safety nets available to people working in the Australian music industry, most of who don’t have super, sick leave, or any...

Aussie Hype Band Releases Debut Album Over 30 Years Later

Aussie Hype Band Releases Debut Album Over 30 Years Later

An Australian band that were set to surf the New Wave boom of the 80s only to dissolve before they hit their heyday has found a...

New Aussie Music Festival Announced, The Black Keys Headlining

New Aussie Music Festival Announced, The Black Keys Headlining

The music-minded brains behind the popular A Day On The Green concert series are launching a brand new live music spin-off, named Rolling Green, locking in...

The First Bluesfest 2015 Lineup Is Here, And It’s Incredible

The First Bluesfest 2015 Lineup Is Here, And It’s Incredible

The first Bluesfest 2015 lineup announcement is here, bringing an impressive cross-section of local and international artists both old and new to what will be the 26th...

Bliss N Eso Backlash After Misogynistic Photo Spree

Bliss N Eso Backlash After Misogynistic Photo Spree

Yesterday Max MacKinnon, better known as MC Eso in the ARIA-topping Aussie hip hop trio Bliss N Eso, posted snaps of his recent visit to the Madame...

Falls Festival 2014 Lineup Expands

Falls Festival 2014 Lineup Expands

The Falls Festival 2014 lineup has expanded with the addition of a collection of local favourites and one very special international artist. With the ballot ticketing issues...

AFL Ditches Aussie Music For Grand Final Entertainment

AFL Ditches Aussie Music For Grand Final Entertainment

Despite a strong focus on promoting Australian music the last two years, the AFL have decided to ditch local talent for the Grand Final this year in...

Listen Out 2014 Lineup Loses International Act

Listen Out 2014 Lineup Loses International Act

The Listen Out 2014 lineup has lost one of its international artists, less than four weeks out from the boutique dance music festival’s sophomore edition kicking...

Kingswood “Absolutely Amazed” At Debut Album’s Major ARIA Chart Success

Kingswood “Absolutely Amazed” At Debut Album’s Major ARIA Chart Success

If you take a look at the ARIA Albums Chart this week, you’ll find a heartwarming anomaly among the Top 10 rankings – a high-charting local...

New Aussie Music Festival Expands, Announces Killer New Lineups

New Aussie Music Festival Expands, Announces Killer New Lineups

Having only just locked in its impressive lineup earlier this month, Brisbane’s awesomely named music festival, The Blurst Of Times, has confirmed that it is expanding...

Help Crowdfund This New Boutique Aussie Music Festival To Success

Help Crowdfund This New Boutique Aussie Music Festival To Success

We’ve already seen many bands and music venues making creative use of crowdfunding campaigns to great success (re: Melbourne’s Ne Obliviscaris and Cherry Bar) and now...

A-Pop, The Aussie Music Revolution Taking Over America

A-Pop, The Aussie Music Revolution Taking Over America

Aussie artists have been making huge waves overseas this year and few have made a bigger splash than the likes of Sia, 5 Seconds Of Summer,...

Got A Killer Music Video? You Could Score $10k In Prizes

Got A Killer Music Video? You Could Score $10k In Prizes

Whether it’s indie artists being offered the chance to score $50k for international exposure, or Melbourne songwriters afforded a once-in-a-lifetime prize – we love sharing killer...

Meredith 2014 Ticket Sales Delayed Due To “Technical Issue”

Meredith 2014 Ticket Sales Delayed Due To “Technical Issue”

If you were waiting patiently for the digital box office to open this morning (or you just plum forgot), online ticket sales for this year’s Meredith...

Falls Festival 2014 Ticketing Meltdown Leaves Fans Furious

Falls Festival 2014 Ticketing Meltdown Leaves Fans Furious

Ballot tickets for this year’s Falls Festival went on sale yesterday morning but fans attempting to secure their coveted multi-day passes to the annual New Years...

Who’s Going To Kyle Sandilands’ Music Festival? Yeah, That’s Right

Who’s Going To Kyle Sandilands’ Music Festival? Yeah, That’s Right

It’s been an interesting time for music festivals in Australia, with the consolidation of the major music festivals, and the explosion of new and fresh boutique...

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