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Gotye Launches New Indie Record Label In Australia

Gotye Launches New Indie Record Label In Australia

Australia has a rich diversity of independent record labels, as the nominations for the 2014 AIR Awards reveals. From I Oh You, to Elefant Traks, and...

Aussie Rock Icon Jim Keays Dies, Aged 67

Aussie Rock Icon Jim Keays Dies, Aged 67

Jim Keays, Australia rock legend and frontman for The Masters Apprentices, has died at the age of 67 after a long battle with cancer. Keays, who was...

Help This Aussie Band Catch The Vandal Who Ruined Their Tour Truck

Help This Aussie Band Catch The Vandal Who Ruined Their Tour Truck

A Byron Bay five-piece have called out to their fans on social media for help in catching the culprit who has vandalised the band’s tour truck. Hardcore...

Chet Faker’s Opening Australian Tour 2014 Dates Cancelled Due To Illness

Chet Faker’s Opening Australian Tour 2014 Dates Cancelled Due To Illness

Soultronica crooner Chet Faker has been forced to cancel the two opening dates of his first national headline tour in two years due to illness. The...

Wanna Buy Dr Dre’s Mansion? This Is What $35m Gets You

Wanna Buy Dr Dre’s Mansion? This Is What $35m Gets You

Since he’s now close to being the ‘first billionaire in hip hop‘ after selling Beats Electronics to Apple for $3 billion, Dr Dre needs the luxury mansion befitting...

The First Demo Of Tame Impala’s Biggest Hit Will Amaze You

The First Demo Of Tame Impala’s Biggest Hit Will Amaze You

‘Feels Like We Only Go Backwards’ is one of Tame Impala’s most pervasive songs and easily the most well-known number from Lonerism, but long before it became a...

Aussie Band Scores Viral Hit Off Of World Cup Fever

Aussie Band Scores Viral Hit Off Of World Cup Fever

An Aussie band have found themselves with a growing viral hit on their hands, thanks to a little inspiration from a head-butting French soccer icon and an...

This Is How Much An Indie Musician Actually Makes From Spotify

This Is How Much An Indie Musician Actually Makes From Spotify

We’ve already heard from a chorus of high-profile musicians talking down the benefits of ever-popular music streaming service Spotify, with David Byrne calling the streaming model broken while the likes...

Help This Iconic Aussie Record Store Build New Live Music Space

Help This Iconic Aussie Record Store Build New Live Music Space

A much-loved independent Australian record store is turning to the Melbourne music community to help re-fit their flagship store into a gig-ready space for future events and...

Aussie Artists Storm US Charts In Huge Numbers

Aussie Artists Storm US Charts In Huge Numbers

A number of Aussie artists are continuing to maintain a strong presence on the American charts, starting with the ongoing success of the Aussie-born rapper who’s...

One Of The Companies Behind Soundwave Has Just Been Declared Insolvent

One Of The Companies Behind Soundwave Has Just Been Declared Insolvent

It’s already known that last March’s Soundwave in Perth was to be the city’s last and now the company once responsible for staging the hard and heavy festival in the...

Major Coup As Aussie Band Added To UK’s Biggest Metal Festival

Major Coup As Aussie Band Added To UK’s Biggest Metal Festival

After taking a break in 2013, Sonisphere is headed back to the UK this year with some of the world’s biggest metal and heavy rock bands...

Aussie Band Pens Open Letter Following Like A Version Backlash

Aussie Band Pens Open Letter Following Like A Version Backlash

Following performing their acoustic re-imagining of classic Rage Against The Machine single ‘Killing In The Name’ for Triple J’s Like A Version last week, Aussie prog rockers...

The Vines Reform With Plans For New Album

The Vines Reform With Plans For New Album

It looks like The Vines could be set for a comeback. Things have been very quiet on all news related to the Aussie band, but The...

Listen Out Confirms 2014 Return, Announces Dates & Venues

Listen Out Confirms 2014 Return, Announces Dates & Venues

Following on from last year’s inaugural edition, Australian boutique festival Listen Out has confirmed its return for 2014. Launched in 2013 as a substitute to retired...

The Angels Frontman Doc Neeson Dies, Aged 67

The Angels Frontman Doc Neeson Dies, Aged 67

Doc Neeson, the lead singer of iconic Australian rock band, The Angels, has died of brain cancer at the age of 67. The frontman behind some...

Midnight Oil Hint At Reunion Tour

Midnight Oil Hint At Reunion Tour

Missing Aussie rock legends Midnight Oil? We hardly blame you (so are we) and it seems even the members of the band are pining for a...

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