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NYE On The Hill & 4 Other Aussie Festivals To Get Excited About

NYE On The Hill & 4 Other Aussie Festivals To Get Excited About

It seems that with the madness of Splendour In The Grass over the weekend, pretty much every Aussie live music lovers is going crazy with excitement, hell...

8 Incredible Things Everyone Went Crazy About At Splendour In The Grass 2014

8 Incredible Things Everyone Went Crazy About At Splendour In The Grass 2014

There’s no point living in denial, not all of us were lucky enough to make our way to this year’s kick-ass Splendour In The Grass music...

Just How Successful Were The Sniffer Dogs At Splendour In The Grass?

Just How Successful Were The Sniffer Dogs At Splendour In The Grass?

In the weeks leading up to this weekend’s Splendour In The Grass, Dan McNamee of Art Vs Science – who performed at the Byron Bay festival...

Amazing List Of Female Rockstars Enlisted As Teachers For Online School For Girls

Amazing List Of Female Rockstars Enlisted As Teachers For Online School For Girls

Imagine how amazing high school would have been if grunge heroine Courtney Love was your teacher, or how about having Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon as your...

First Act Of Laneway Festival 2015 Lineup Leaked

First Act Of Laneway Festival 2015 Lineup Leaked

The dust may not have only just settled on Splendour In The Grass but as any Aussie music festival-goer knows, the wheels never stop spinning for...

Ice Cube Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Ice Cube Australian Tour 2014 Announced

An Ice Cube Australian Tour 2014 has been announced, with the man Snoop Dogg called the “Greatest MC of all time” making his way back Down...

You Won’t Believe How Much Cherry Bar Crowdfunded In 24 Hours

You Won’t Believe How Much Cherry Bar Crowdfunded In 24 Hours

Congratulations live music lovers, you helped ‘save rock n roll’. Iconic Melbourne live music venue Cherry Bar launched a crowdfunding campaign on Wednesday, appealing to the...

You Can Get A Song Written About You In 20 Minutes At This “Private Song Factory”

You Can Get A Song Written About You In 20 Minutes At This “Private Song Factory”

Our favourite songs often feel like the musician is singing directly at us, the best of which tap into a rich vein of emotions, desires, concerns,...

It’s Official, The Band That Gamed Spotify With An Unlistenable Album Just Made A Lotta Cash

It’s Official, The Band That Gamed Spotify With An Unlistenable Album Just Made A Lotta Cash

Remember Vulfpeck, the LA indie funk band that scammed Spotify by uploading an album of complete silence to the streaming service last March in an effort...

Watch Boy & Bear Nail Their Late Night US TV Appearance

Watch Boy & Bear Nail Their Late Night US TV Appearance

It’s no secret that Australia loves Boy & Bear, the Sydney five-piece’s second album Harlequin Dream not only went straight to #1 back in August but it’s also among...

Pure Pop Records Shuts Up Shop After 3 Year Battle

Pure Pop Records Shuts Up Shop After 3 Year Battle

A Melbourne independent record store and music venue located in the port-side suburb of St. Kilda has decided to shut up shop and begun the hunt...

Meet The Guy Who’s Snuck Into Over 50 Music Festivals & Made A Movie About It

Meet The Guy Who’s Snuck Into Over 50 Music Festivals & Made A Movie About It

Marcus Haney is a music festival fanatic; he’s attended some of the biggest events in the world – Coachella, Glastonbury, Bonnaroo, Ultra – and filmed their...

Vic Minister Slams Live Music Group’s Demands To Fix Noise Complaints

Vic Minister Slams Live Music Group’s Demands To Fix Noise Complaints

Despite promises made to Melbourne’s live music scene that its venues would be protected from the threat of residential development and noise complaints through the implementation of the...

Bummed You’re Missing Splendour? Here’s The Best Cure For Your Festival FOMO

Bummed You’re Missing Splendour? Here’s The Best Cure For Your Festival FOMO

Missed out on a ticket to Splendour In The Grass? Jealous of those that are currently road-tripping their way to Byron to get their ‘Hey Ya!’ on?...

Elbow Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Elbow Australian Tour 2014 Announced

An Elbow Australian Tour 2014 has been announced, with one of England’s finest bands returning to greet their fans Down Under for the first time in two...

The Love Junkies & 5 More Local Tours You Should Attend

The Love Junkies & 5 More Local Tours You Should Attend

There’s always plenty of concerts and gigs for live music lovers to see all around Australia. So here’s where you get all the latest info on...

Yacht Club DJs Are Breaking Up, “It’s Been An Unbelievable Ride”

Yacht Club DJs Are Breaking Up, “It’s Been An Unbelievable Ride”

Today is a sad day for lovers of mashups the world over, as the Australian masters of the craft, Yacht Club DJs, announce that they are splitting...