NSW Premier Torn Apart Over Condescending Lockouts Post

NSW Premier Torn Apart Over Condescending Lockouts Post

NSW Premier Mike Baird has ruffled some feathers with his latest Facebook post, in which he sings the praises of his state’s wildly unpopular lockout

Unsigned Local Heavy Band Crashes The ARIA Charts

Unsigned Local Heavy Band Crashes The ARIA Charts

We love a good DIY story as much as we like seeing a local heavy band rock the ARIA charts. We’re still proud of Sydney


Aussie Newspaper Prints Tasteless David Bowie Ad On Cover

Aussie Newspaper Prints Tasteless David Bowie Ad On Cover

Some time has passed since the tragic death of rock legend and pop culture icon David Bowie and we’ve all gotten used to the idea


International Act Kicked Off Laneway After Messing With A Cop

International Act Kicked Off Laneway After Messing With A Cop

New Zealand musician Silicon, a.k.a. Kody Nielson, brother of Unknown Mortal Orchestra frontman Ruban Nielson, claims to have been kicked off the Laneway Festival tour


Brixton Broadcast Is Bringing You Some Of Our Best Local Bands For Free

Brixton Broadcast Is Bringing You Some Of Our Best Local Bands For Free

Brixton Broadcast, which puts on sublime free gigs around the world, including in music hubs like Nashville, Austin, and Barcelona, is coming to Melbourne later


Journo Copping Heat For Confronting Creepy Laneway Punters

Journo Copping Heat For Confronting Creepy Laneway Punters

A New Zealand journalist has come under fire after publicly naming and shaming two young men who interrupted her broadcast during a live cross at


Another Local Punk Band Parody Courtney Barnett

Another Local Punk Band Parody Courtney Barnett

As some readers will remember, a few months back Courtney Barnett managed to pick up her first ARIA Award of the year when she took


The Australian Blues Music Festival Drops Huge Free Lineup

The Australian Blues Music Festival Drops Huge Free Lineup

There’s just a week to go until the Australia Blues Music Festival is set to kick off in the scenic surrounds of Goulburn in New


Children Collide: Where Are They Now?

Children Collide: Where Are They Now?

They were a staple of triple j and widely cited as one of the best live bands in the country. A beacon for rock pigs


Tigertown Announce 2016 National Tour

Tigertown Announce 2016 National Tour

Tigertown have announced their eagerly anticipated return to home soil and a string of headline dates this April to celebrate the release of their Lonely


Briggs Wrote A Hilarious Skit Lampooning ‘White People Music’

Briggs Wrote A Hilarious Skit Lampooning ‘White People Music’

As Tone Deaf reported yesterday, outspoken Indigenous Australian rapper Briggs finally made his eagerly anticipated comedy debut this week with the return of ABC’s acclaimed


Prince Is Touring Australia This Month

Prince Is Touring Australia This Month

Okay, everybody just calm down a minute. We just need a moment to collect our thoughts and keep from hyperventilating, alright? Now, don’t freak out


Ratatat Announce Groovin The Moo 2016 Sideshows

Ratatat Announce Groovin The Moo 2016 Sideshows

It seems Ratatat just can’t get enough of Australia. Recently in the country for Meredith Music Festival and a string of acclaimed sideshows, the US


Did We Just Witness The Most Un-Triple J Like A Version Ever?

Did We Just Witness The Most Un-Triple J Like A Version Ever?

We’re well into this year’s triple j Like A Version series now. We’ve already seen some superb performances, including a heart-wrenching David Bowie cover from


AC/DC Just Put Counterfeit Merch Sellers On The Highway To Hell

AC/DC Just Put Counterfeit Merch Sellers On The Highway To Hell

We’ve all been there. You’ve just walked inside your favourite venue, excited to see your favourite band tear it up on the stage, and you


The Smith Street Band Headline New Aussie Mini-Festival

The Smith Street Band Headline New Aussie Mini-Festival

Weekend At The Wonk is Australia’s newest mini-festival, set to take over The Wonky Donkey in Forrest, Victoria this March, with a lineup topped by


Groovin The Moo 2016 Sideshows: The Complete List

Groovin The Moo 2016 Sideshows: The Complete List

Australia’s most loved regional festival, Groovin The Moo, recently unveiled their stacked 2016 lineup, which features the likes of Alison Wonderland, Danny Brown, Twenty One




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