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Millencolin, The Vandals & The Interrupters Soundwave 2015 Sideshows Announced

Millencolin, The Vandals & The Interrupters Soundwave 2015 Sideshows Announced

Punk and ska fans around Australia, your prayers have been answered. The organisers of the highly anticipated Soundwave 2015 festival have added a punk and ska...

Major Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Year

Major Aussie Live Music Venue Set To Close This Year

Live music performance spaces have been pretty up and down in January, we’ve already seen Sydney and Perth losing some staple live music venues and sadly it...

Meet The Musician Selling His Album For $1000 & Making Serious Bank

Meet The Musician Selling His Album For $1000 & Making Serious Bank

How much would you pay for an album? Just asking the question is a 21st Century luxury, because it’s only been fairly recently that we had...

Who Needs Spotify When There’s This Google Chrome Extension?

Who Needs Spotify When There’s This Google Chrome Extension?

Does anybody remember last year when Google/YouTube went up against the likes of Spotify, Pandora, Rdio, Rhapsody and the ilk releasing their own form of paid streaming...

Police Raid Aussie Music Festival Launch, End Up With Egg On Face

Police Raid Aussie Music Festival Launch, End Up With Egg On Face

Following record drug arrests at the recent Field Day festival in Sydney, as well as several well-publicised police operations that yielded high numbers of arrests at...

Pharrell & Al Gore Are Bringing A Massive Outdoor Music Festival To Sydney

Pharrell & Al Gore Are Bringing A Massive Outdoor Music Festival To Sydney

Eight years after the first ever Live Earth event was held in countries across the globe, co-founders Al Gore and Kevin Wall have announced plans to...

Aussies Named On The Best Music Festival Lineup Of 2015

Aussies Named On The Best Music Festival Lineup Of 2015

The year 2015 is looking like a pretty massive year for music festivals across the globe, and there’s a strong Aussie presence waving our national musical...

This Is Who Will Win The Triple J Hottest 100, Based Off Your Votes

This Is Who Will Win The Triple J Hottest 100, Based Off Your Votes

With Triple J’s annual Hottest 100 countdown fast approaching, debate is heating up as to who will nab that highly coveted number one spot, with further...

“Weird Al” Yankovic Is Bringing His 2015 World Tour Down Under

“Weird Al” Yankovic Is Bringing His 2015 World Tour Down Under

Perennial parodist “Weird Al” Yankovic has confirmed that he will be announcing Australian and New Zealand tour dates shortly. Having recently announced the first wave of...

A Wayne’s World-Inspired Pop-Up Bar Is Coming To Australia

A Wayne’s World-Inspired Pop-Up Bar Is Coming To Australia

Is the Suck Kut of life sucking your will to live? Feel like doing something extraordinary? Something big? Something mega? Something copious? Something capacious? Something cajunga?...

You Can See Gotye Perform A Surprise Intimate Club Gig Tonight

You Can See Gotye Perform A Surprise Intimate Club Gig Tonight

With the release of his imperishable 2011 single Somebody That I Used to Know, Gotye became a bonafide international superstar, appearing on Saturday Night Live, the...

A Gigantic Music Complex Will Open In Melbourne This Year & It Looks Epic

A Gigantic Music Complex Will Open In Melbourne This Year & It Looks Epic

The year 2015 has gotten off to a shaky start for Aussie live music, with both Sydney and Perth losing staple performance spaces, however today we’ve got...

7 Killer Local Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

7 Killer Local Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

We’re well into the new year, the summer is certainly heating up, and we reckon there’s no better way to celebrate the incredible weather and a...

Johnny Depp Says Actors Who Become Musicians Make Him “Sick”

Johnny Depp Says Actors Who Become Musicians Make Him “Sick”

We all want to be rockstars at some point in our lives, it’s undeniable, and for some of those in higher places such as actors, it’s much...

Here’s Your Chance To Own One Of The World’s Most Influential Music Blogs

Here’s Your Chance To Own One Of The World’s Most Influential Music Blogs

If you were alive in the mid-2000s, and if you’re reading this it’s likely that you were because otherwise, you’re doing a seriously impressive job with...

Leaked Internal Triple J Email Reveals Company Policy On Taylor Swift Controversy

Leaked Internal Triple J Email Reveals Company Policy On Taylor Swift Controversy

While seemingly everyone from fast food chains to prominent Aussie musicians like The Preatures and Flight Facilities has had something to say about the recent controversy...

Gumtree Just Made It A Lot Harder To Get Tickets To Gigs In Australia

Gumtree Just Made It A Lot Harder To Get Tickets To Gigs In Australia

Like it or loathe it, ticket scalping is at times a necessary evil. The vast majority of us work when tickets to live music events go...

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