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This Guy Can Tell How Smart Or Dumb You Are From Your Music Taste

This Guy Can Tell How Smart Or Dumb You Are From Your Music Taste

Only morons listen to Nickelback. Radiohead is for pretentious geeks. Playing Mozart for your kid will make them a genius. Whether we want to admit or...

Watch Your Favourite Album Covers Come To Life In This Amazing Music Video

Watch Your Favourite Album Covers Come To Life In This Amazing Music Video

Though you may not have heard of him, Roy Kafri is about to provide you with the best slice of entertainment you’ll see today. Kafri, a...

Gotye: “There Will Be No New Music”

Gotye: “There Will Be No New Music”

Gotye has cast doubts on whether he will ever release a follow-up to 2011’s hugely successful Making Mirrors, which yielded the Melbourne songwriter’s biggest hit, Somebody...

The Most Ridiculous Music Crowdfunding Campaign Ever Just Hit Its Target

The Most Ridiculous Music Crowdfunding Campaign Ever Just Hit Its Target

EL-P, one half of critically acclaimed hip-hop duo Run The Jewels, has confirmed that the much talked-about Meow The Jewels crowdfunding campaign, launched with a view...

Live Music Programs Turn Up The Volume In City Libraries

Live Music Programs Turn Up The Volume In City Libraries

When was the last time you visited your local library? If the word automatically makes you think of stale books and nerdy high school students furiously...

Vevo Becomes Australia’s Biggest Online Video Service, Good News For Local Artists

Vevo Becomes Australia’s Biggest Online Video Service, Good News For Local Artists

Having launched in April last year, music video streaming site Vevo is now Australia’s biggest online video streaming network, according to MCM Media, and with a reported 51...

Frontier Apologises To Furious Fans After Another Tour Skips Perth

Frontier Apologises To Furious Fans After Another Tour Skips Perth

“They don’t give a shit about the music, it’s all about the money.” “What a Fuken [sic] cop out!!!” That’s just a taste of some of...

Playground Weekender Comes To Refund Party

Playground Weekender Comes To Refund Party

Playground Weekender ticket vendor Green Tix, as promised this morning in an interview with Mess + Noise has released a statement regarding Playground Weekender Festival ticket refunds...

Australian Music Prize Winner Announced

Australian Music Prize Winner Announced

From a shortlist including Abbe May, Adalita, Boy & Bear, Goyte, Gurrumul, Jack Ladder, Kimbra, The Jezabels and The [now-defunct] Middle East The Jezabels have taken...

Cobra Starship Announce Soundwave 2012 Sideshows

Cobra Starship Announce Soundwave 2012 Sideshows

COBRA STARSHIP’s front man Gabe Saporta once said, “No band can ever make more than three good records.” He couldn’t have been more wrong. Nor could he...

Andrew Haug Announced As Soundwave’s Radio Pirate

Andrew Haug Announced As Soundwave’s Radio Pirate

Soundwave Festival is thrilled to announce the launch of Soundwave Pirate Radio.  An online radio station streaming 24/7 packed with exclusive interviews, daily news updates and...

Bon Iver Makes Workout Fitness Video

Bon Iver Makes Workout Fitness Video

It sure has been a busy time for Bon Iver lately! First the group is nominated for a number of Grammys, something lead Justin Vernon has...

Music Video With 288,000 Jelly Beans Goes Viral

Music Video With 288,000 Jelly Beans Goes Viral

In these days of social media and attention spans the size of an ant it’s increasingly hard to get yourself noticed amongst all the noise. What...

Courtney Love Admits Fraud In Bizarre Backstage Rant

Courtney Love Admits Fraud In Bizarre Backstage Rant

She really is the gift that just keeps on giving. Courtney Love is making headlines again after an interview backstage at the infamous concert in Brazil...

Bon Jovi Cover Turns Guitarist Crazy On Stage

Bon Jovi Cover Turns Guitarist Crazy On Stage

Listening to Bon Jovi over and over would enough to send anyone crazy, let along the realisation that you’re wasting your life playing in some shitty...

Them Crooked Vultures Gig Drives Man To Stab Himself To Death

Them Crooked Vultures Gig Drives Man To Stab Himself To Death

The story we’re about to tell you is a very sad one but has an important lesson we can all learn from. Remember when you first...

Unreleased Radiohead Demos From 1986 Surface

Unreleased Radiohead Demos From 1986 Surface

All you Radiohead fans out there are in for a rare treat, a Youtube user has uploaded two songs to the video sharing site that he...

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