Are Polish Club the best two-man rock band in the country?

A unique and unstoppable two-man outfit, Sydney band Polish Club have been tearing up the Aussie gig scene over the past year or so. Forming...

Need $15,000 to record your next musical masterpiece?

PPCA and the Australia Council have announced they will be offering another series of $15,000...

25 years ago, Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love were married in secret on a clifftop

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love had a whirlwind relationship, a lot of which took part...

Laura Jane Grace speaks out against Trump’s recent transgender action

Among the numerous bone-headed, dangerous and offensive decisions the Trump administration has made over the...

Police warn of sniffer dogs, undercover cops and more at Secret Garden this weekend

Secret Garden may seem like an enchanted wonderland in which the basic laws of the...

Year-long Simpsons punk project continues with ‘Streetcar’ musical suite

Dan Cribb’s year-long tribute to The Simpsons continues, with this month’s offering being a megamix...

Jimmy Chamberlin is selling loads of his Smashing Pumpkins gear online

Jimmy Chamberlin, drummer of The Smashing Pumpkins during their classic years, is selling over 200...

There’s a life-size Kanye Jesus statue in L.A.

Yeezus season is here once again, as a life sized golden statue of the artist...

Bowie’s hometown plans giant zigzag tribute monument

A 30-foot lightning bolt paying tribute to David Bowie is being planned for the late...

Travis Barker stars alongside his drumming daughter in the new PETA ad

A new PETA campaign features vegan and drummer Travis Barker alongside his daughter Alabama. “I’ve...

Elton John is playing Wollongong for the first time

He has been a paid musician for over fifty years, and now Elton John is...

Chester Bennington finally explains why he quit Stone Temple Pilots

Linkin Park are back in the swing of things, and therefore Chester Bennington is back...

Tame Impala’s Cameron Avery is finally making the music he wants to make

Let’s get this out of the way: yes, Cameron Avery is the bassist for Tame...

Protesters outside ABC today are mighty pissed

Remember those horrid budget cuts to Radio National last November which axed all but one...

Guns N’ Roses tell Australia they’ll be back for another tour

It was the tour we never thought we’d get to see, but it seems that...

Rihanna now has more top 10 singles than Michael Jackson

It seems like only yesterday that radio DJs everywhere were forced to say ‘Pon De...

Rose Tattoo tell us why rock ‘n’ roll has lost its way

Today, Golden Robot Records drop the live recording of one momentous night in Brunswick –...

Reviewing the new Nickelback song as if I’d never heard of Nickelback

Nickelback have a new single out, named ‘Feed The Machine’, which will feature on their...

Watch Jet’s first live set in over six years

Last night Jet played their first live show in over six years, performing a sweaty...

11 musicians who killed their careers in record time

For all but a few superstars, celebrity status and career success is a fickle thing....

Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett just released a killer country single

You might not be able to tell it from his day job holding down guitar...

Osher Günsberg wants to bring back Australian Idol – and so do Dicko and Mark Holden

Osher Günsberg is currently working on Hit105’s breakfast show – the clumsily-titled Stav, Abby and Matt...

Midnight Oil just announced their first tour in 15 years

Following a major tease from Frontier Touring last week, the local promoter has announced that...

Science has determined the saddest Radiohead song ever

Have you ever looked at your tear-stained Radiohead albums and wondered ‘which Radiohead song is...

Rainbow Serpent festival isn’t to blame for another drug-related death

Drug-related deaths at music festivals are an altogether devastating occurrence, shaking the music community to...

Bruce Springsteen invites young fan on stage for Brisbane show… again

You might remember that back in 2013, when Bruce Springsteen was in the midst of...

Damon Albarn tells Gorillaz fan they’ve ‘finished new album’, prepping for a tour

Fans of Gorillaz have been patiently waiting for new music since the group released their...

Busby Marou bring Aussies back on top with #1 album debut

You might remember last week’s horrific news which saw Thundamentals kept from the #1 position...

Shannon Noll ‘arrested’ on stage following Queensland gig

Shannon Noll is undoubtedly more famous now than he ever was back in his days...

Bec Sanndridge has Farnsey on her side following awful online comments

You might remember last week how Bec Sandridge covered John Farnham’s ‘You’re The Voice’ for...

Exclusive: With Harts’ help, this Aussie band make gorgeous music without ever meeting

We live in a truly wondrous age of technology. Years ago, you had to rely...

Cherry Bar unveils insane lineup for 11th annual Cherry Rock festival

Hold onto your hats, music lovers, because Cherry Bar have just announced a killer lineup...

Foo Fighters break hiatus with surprise UK concert

You might recall back in March of last year, the internet was alight with rumours...

Are our boutique music festivals getting it all wrong?

Look, we love your standard music festival as much as the next punter. Tightly-packed crowds,...

Hip hop activist Brother Ali weighs in on Australia’s political bigots

Anybody who caught Jacqui Lambie and Yassmin Abdel-Magjied on Q&A recently would be well aware...

How comic books spawned one of hip-hop’s underground pioneers

Back in the 2000s, during the reign of club-friendly gangster-rap, you spent a lot of...

Rock legends dragged into a messy legal battle over decades-old recordings

We generally look pretty favourably on any institution that sets out to immortalise the artform...

Watch this touching new Leonard Cohen video for ‘Traveling Light’

Like David Bowie’s Blackstar, Leonard Cohen’s final album, You Want It Darker is rife with...

Dead Letter Circus drop their reinvented version of classic track ‘One Step’

Dead Letter Circus are returning with a new album, but this one’s going to be...

Prince surges back into the Top 40 charts thanks to streaming

In life, Prince was infamously protective of his music and how it appeared online, but...

Were you the winner of our signed Thundamentals vinyl contest?

Last week, we were lucky enough to get a Tuka and Morgs from Aussie hip...