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Help Crowdfund This New Boutique Aussie Music Festival To Success

Help Crowdfund This New Boutique Aussie Music Festival To Success

We’ve already seen many bands and music venues making creative use of crowdfunding campaigns to great success (re: Melbourne’s Ne Obliviscaris and Cherry Bar) and now...

St Kilda Festival 2015 Set To Charge Entry Fee For Main Stage

St Kilda Festival 2015 Set To Charge Entry Fee For Main Stage

Thought it has proudly billed itself as Australia’s largest free music event for many years, next year’s St Kilda Festival could be the first to charge punters...

Yacht Club DJs Farewell Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Yacht Club DJs Farewell Australian Tour 2014 Announced

The Yacht Club DJs Australian Tour 2014 has been announced as the country’s mashup maestros embark on a final farewell trek before officially calling it quits....

This List Of The 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs Of All Time Will Confuse You

This List Of The 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs Of All Time Will Confuse You

What are the most iconic guitar riffs of all time? That was the question put to the UK as part of BBC’s celebration of the instrument in a...

Mark The Date, First Bluesfest 2015 Lineup Announcement Coming

Mark The Date, First Bluesfest 2015 Lineup Announcement Coming

Brace yourself, the date for the first Bluesfest 2015 lineup announcement has been locked in for next week while the annual festival is on track for...

Inside Melbourne’s New Boutique Vintage Music Instrument Store

Inside Melbourne’s New Boutique Vintage Music Instrument Store

Musicians looking for a great instrument or a unique bit of top-end gear haven’t been spoiled for choice lately, what with the ailing state of music retailers in...

It Looks Like This Aussie Musician Will Be Named Bachelor Of The Year

It Looks Like This Aussie Musician Will Be Named Bachelor Of The Year

Vance Joy’s sensitive songwriting has already been a hit with Australian audiences, topping this year’s Hottest 100 poll, and now the Melbourne musician looks set to...

How To Play Vinyl Without A Record Player

How To Play Vinyl Without A Record Player

Ever wanted to play your record collection on the go but wanted to save yourself the embarrassment of being this guy? Well, you can now leave...

Flight Facilities Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Flight Facilities Australian Tour 2014 Announced

A Flight Facilities Australian Tour 2014 has been announced to coincide with the good news that the duo will be unleashing their debut album this October. Down...

BIGSOUND 2014 Timetables Announced As Another 30 Speakers Added

BIGSOUND 2014 Timetables Announced As Another 30 Speakers Added

The full BIGSOUND 2014 conference program has been announced and with it, an additional 30 speakers who join the already mammoth list of unmissable speakers and 100+...

The Surprising Truth About Aussie Music Festival Punters

The Surprising Truth About Aussie Music Festival Punters

The average Aussie festival-goer is a twenty-something female, Soundwave and Splendour In The Grass are the most talked about events on the music calendar, while MasterChef’s Matt Preston and...

The Soundwave 2015 Lineup Gets Bigger

The Soundwave 2015 Lineup Gets Bigger

The full Soundwave 2015 lineup landed last week, confirming nearly 50 artists for the hard and heavy festival’s return next February, and now the bill gets another addition: a...

Iconic Melbourne Venue At “Imminent Risk Of Closure”

Iconic Melbourne Venue At “Imminent Risk Of Closure”

Melbourne is at risk of losing another iconic live music venue, with news that the historic Palais Theatre in St Kilda is at “imminent risk of...

AWME 2014 Lineup Expands With 20 More Awesome Acts

AWME 2014 Lineup Expands With 20 More Awesome Acts

Following on from announcing their terrific first round of acts, the AWME 2014 lineup has expanded with another round of additions to the bill for the...

Adalita’s Tribute To Magic Dirt’s Dean Turner Will Break Your Heart

Adalita’s Tribute To Magic Dirt’s Dean Turner Will Break Your Heart

In honour of the five year anniversary of the death of Magic Dirt member Dean Turner yesterday, former frontwoman Adalita has issued a poignant public statement...

Henry Rollins Slams The Suicidal, Shames Robin Williams, Is A Total Prick

Henry Rollins Slams The Suicidal, Shames Robin Williams, Is A Total Prick

Iconic punk mouthpiece Henry Rollins has always been an outspoken sort, but the former Black Flag’s latest weekly column for the LA Weekly has made him an overnight...

Rodriguez Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Rodriguez Australian Tour 2014 Announced

A Rodriguez Australian Tour 2014 has been announced, with the legendary singer-songwriter returning for a full-scale run of national dates. The enigmatic, one-of-a-kind musician will perform...

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