We Can Thank The Mining Boom For Giving Us Tkay Maidza

We Can Thank The Mining Boom For Giving Us Tkay Maidza

The past 12 months have seen some Aussie artists blow-up in a big way, Courtney Barnett a shining example of this, and another that is

Music Festival Headliners Are Getting Stale, Here’s The Proof

Music Festival Headliners Are Getting Stale, Here’s The Proof

After it was confirmed that there would be no Big Day Out in 2015, it didn’t take long before then-part owner and Soundwave founder AJ


Do You Own This Aussie Album? There’s A Secret Hidden Inside That You Missed

Do You Own This Aussie Album? There’s A Secret Hidden Inside That You Missed

We love nothing more than discovering hidden things with music, whether its secret tracks on records, obscure trivia about a band or artist or extra little


Billy Corgan Has Some Interesting Ideas Why Adelaide Shunned Soundwave

Billy Corgan Has Some Interesting Ideas Why Adelaide Shunned Soundwave

Recently, Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan’s considerable music legacy has become somewhat overshadows by his tendency to be… well, kind of a querulous ninny. The


AJ Maddah And Aussie Venues Declare War On Selfie Sticks

AJ Maddah And Aussie Venues Declare War On Selfie Sticks

As we previously covered, there’s a new scourge that’s plaguing concerts and festivals. We refer, of course, to the dreaded selfie stick, that infernal apparatus


Calling All Aussie Bands With Female Members, This Could Be Your Big Break

Calling All Aussie Bands With Female Members, This Could Be Your Big Break

Have you ever wanted to open for not one but two of Australia’s most notable female-lead rock outfits? Well, thanks to this opportunity, your dreams could come


Help This Promising Young Aussie Musician Retrieve His Stolen Gear

Help This Promising Young Aussie Musician Retrieve His Stolen Gear

There’s nothing more disappointing than hearing about thieves who rob musicians of their gear, and sadly the latest to fall victim to these jerks is


Watch Soundwave Punters Body Slam Each Other In Brutal King Parrot Mosh

Watch Soundwave Punters Body Slam Each Other In Brutal King Parrot Mosh

While the recently concluded Melbourne and Adelaide legs of Soundwave Festival 2015 are now just a memory for those that attended, for others they may


Apparently, You’re Not Allowed To Have Fun At Concerts Anymore

Apparently, You’re Not Allowed To Have Fun At Concerts Anymore

It turns out the Eagles’ Don Henley wasn’t just blowing hot air when he told News Corp back in May 2014 that use of mobile


Here’s Why You Probably Don’t Want To Work In The Australian Music Industry

Here’s Why You Probably Don’t Want To Work In The Australian Music Industry

On the surface, working in the music industry seems like an ideal for many people. If you’re a performer, it’s spending your days writing songs


The Bands That Definitely Won’t Be Playing At Splendour 2015

The Bands That Definitely Won’t Be Playing At Splendour 2015

As the days begin to get shorter and the weather colder, the Aussie music festival circuit is drawing to a close and punters are already


Here’s How Many People Attended Soundwave In Adelaide & It’s Scary

Here’s How Many People Attended Soundwave In Adelaide & It’s Scary

Earlier this month, Soundwave founder AJ Maddah confirmed that this year would be the last time his popular hard rock event is held in Adelaide.


Hope You Enjoyed Melbourne’s White Night, Because It Could Be The Last

Hope You Enjoyed Melbourne’s White Night, Because It Could Be The Last

While Melbourne’s recently concluded White Night event was a success on all fronts for many, reports are indicating that the future of the all-night CBD


Hundreds Ripped Off In Dodgy Aussie Tour Competition

Hundreds Ripped Off In Dodgy Aussie Tour Competition

Some readers will remember the uproar that erupted in April last year, after numerous professional dancers took to social media to complain of a callout


First Act Confirmed For Splendour 2015 As Rumour Mill Heats Up

First Act Confirmed For Splendour 2015 As Rumour Mill Heats Up

With Laneway behind us and Soundwave about to join it, all eyes are now on the eagerly anticipated 2015 return of Splendour In The Grass.


Hiatus Kaiyote Just Delivered Easily The Best Like A Version Of 2015 So Far

Hiatus Kaiyote Just Delivered Easily The Best Like A Version Of 2015 So Far

Friday mornings are always that little bit nicer for Aussies, yes, the weekend is so damn close you can taste it, but more importantly, Triple


NME Names Aussie Band The ‘Worst Band In The World’

NME Names Aussie Band The ‘Worst Band In The World’

It’s not every day that an Australian band gets officially voted the worst in the world, so when it happens you want to make a




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Here’s Your Chance To Learn From One Of The World’s Leading Record Engineers

Here’s Your Chance To Learn From One Of The World’s Leading Record Engineers

While you may not instantly recognise the name Dave Aron, his work is sitting in