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Chet Faker, DZ Deathrays Lead First ARIA Awards 2014 Nominations

Chet Faker, DZ Deathrays Lead First ARIA Awards 2014 Nominations

The first nominations for this years ARIA Awards have been announced, with the albums from Chet Faker, Sticky Fingers, and DZ Deathrays all getting nods. Kicking...

Rage Is Airing A Recovery Special This Weekend

Rage Is Airing A Recovery Special This Weekend

Music television programming in Australia has had a relatively vibrant history when looking back over the years. Countdown, Video Hits, Rockwiz, Spicks & Specks and Rage...

Your Guide To The Falls Festival 2014 Sideshows

Your Guide To The Falls Festival 2014 Sideshows

Following on from the Falls Festival 2014 lineup and Lorne and Byron Bay selling out, time is running out to secure your spot to see some of...

This Leaked Sky Ferreira Demo Busts The Myth Of Co-Writer Credits

This Leaked Sky Ferreira Demo Busts The Myth Of Co-Writer Credits

Leaked demos can sometimes be a big source of embarrassment for artists – we’re still not over Britney Spears’ auto-tuneless ‘Alien’ – whilst continuing to prove that the...

Aussie Ticket Scalper Arrested After Selling Fake Tickets

Aussie Ticket Scalper Arrested After Selling Fake Tickets

The war against ticket scalpers and scammers continues this week with the arrest of a man in South Australia for allegedly manufacturing and selling fake concert...

AC/DC Lose A Member, Announce New Album

AC/DC Lose A Member, Announce New Album

Following the rumours that broke a few months ago that AC/DC were set to announce their retirement, the band revealed that after forty years of life dedicated to AC/DC,...

Aussie Label With Dodgy Grant Writes Remarkably Arrogant Open Letter

Aussie Label With Dodgy Grant Writes Remarkably Arrogant Open Letter

Earlier this week it was revealed that the Abbott Government had secretly awarded $275,000 to for-profit classical record company Melba Recordings despite no funding round or open...

The Kooks Australian Tour 2015 Announced

The Kooks Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Brit-pop revivalists, The Kooks, will be returning to Australia for their most monstrous tour of the antipodes to date. Starting in Perth on Saturday 17th January...

Falls Festival 2014 Lineup Expands As Byron Bay Sells Out

Falls Festival 2014 Lineup Expands As Byron Bay Sells Out

The Falls Music & Arts Festival’s Byron show has joined the Lorne event and is now completely sold-out. Tickets raced out the door this year in...

And The Highest Earning Musician Of 2014 Is…

And The Highest Earning Musician Of 2014 Is…

Every year we take a sneak peak at million dollar fortunes of the highest paid Aussie musicians, the world’s best paid DJs, and the rappers that actually have the bank balances...

Anvil Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Anvil Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Their 2009 documentary The Story Of Anvil has made them famous the world over, following seemingly endless years of energy-sapping tours de force marked by dismal...

Johnny Marr Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Johnny Marr Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Iconic British guitarist and singer-songwriter, Johnny Marr, is returning to Australia for a series of electrifying shows in January and February 2015. Having played sold out...

These Aussie Music Festivals Are The Most Influential In The World

These Aussie Music Festivals Are The Most Influential In The World

If somebody asked you which music festival is the most influential in the world, a festival like Glastonbury would be high on the list. If a...

Man Killed Watching Aussie Busking Band In Vicious Attack

Man Killed Watching Aussie Busking Band In Vicious Attack

Busking is an interesting artform, for some it can be an incredibly nerve racking experience and for others it can be insanely rewarding. But for one...

Paul Dempsey Solo Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Paul Dempsey Solo Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Paul Dempsey has been busy. He’s spent the majority of 2014 travelling the country with Something For Kate celebrating their 20th anniversary with a massive sold-out...

Proof Australia’s Got The Best Unsigned Musicians

Proof Australia’s Got The Best Unsigned Musicians

Australian music has been punching well above its weight both locally and on the world stage over the past twelve months, with the rise of A-Pop...

83 Arrested, 7 Hospitalised At Aussie Music Festival

83 Arrested, 7 Hospitalised At Aussie Music Festival

Following pleas from harm minimisation advocates last week, seven people have been hospitalised while a further 83 have been arrested at the Defqon.1 music festival in Sydney over the weekend....

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