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Australian Promoters, Venues And Festivals Amongst The Most Successful In The World

Australian Promoters, Venues And Festivals Amongst The Most Successful In The World

If you needed any more proof that we’re all living in one of the world’s most prominent live music hubs, industry bible Billboard recently unveiled their...

All-Star Great Gatsby Soundtrack Revealed, As M83’s Tom Cruise Sci Fi Score Leaks

All-Star Great Gatsby Soundtrack Revealed, As M83’s Tom Cruise Sci Fi Score Leaks

Two new film soundtracks are getting set to add themselves to the exclusive club of movie soundtracks that are potentially better than the films they’re scoring....

Vivid Live Adds Frazey Ford To 2013 Lineup

Vivid Live Adds Frazey Ford To 2013 Lineup

We previously announced the Vivid LIVE 2013 lineup with the news that electronic music forefathers Kraftwerk would be headlining this year’s festival, gracing the Sydney Opera House...

Driver Banned For Being “Under The Influence” Of Dance Music

Driver Banned For Being “Under The Influence” Of Dance Music

Last year, the Accident Analysis and Prevention science journal told of research showing that singing in the car could make you a worse, more hazardous driver, but it didn’t...

Win A Songwriting Workshop With Seth Sentry At Groovin’ The Moo 2013

Win A Songwriting Workshop With Seth Sentry At Groovin’ The Moo 2013

One year shy of their 10th birthday, regional roving festival Groovin The Moo has a special treat in store for Maitland. MusicNSW has teamed up with Groovin...

Australian Exhibit To Showcase 40 Years Of Rolling Stone Covers

Australian Exhibit To Showcase 40 Years Of Rolling Stone Covers

Considering the shift from print to digital in music journalism its a sign of Rolling Stone magazine’s cultural strength that it has managed to remain as...

Bluesfest 2013 Breaks Attendance Records On Back Of “Best Ever Lineup”

Bluesfest 2013 Breaks Attendance Records On Back Of “Best Ever Lineup”

With its mammoth lineup and idyllic location, the 2013 Byron Bay Bluesfest has been marked an ‘exceptional year’ by festival promoters as it has drawn to...

OK Go Give Emerging Filmmakers Chance To Direct Music Video

OK Go Give Emerging Filmmakers Chance To Direct Music Video

Whether its synchronised dancing on treadmills, constructing a Rube Goldberg Machine, or racing around in coloured jumpsuits in a Superbowl commercial for the Chevy Sonic, the...

INXS Mini-Series Finds Its Michael Hutchence

INXS Mini-Series Finds Its Michael Hutchence

Shortly after it was revealed that they would be pulling the plug on their status as a ‘live touring unit’ in November last year, INXS fans were gifted...

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead 2013 Australian Tour Announced

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead 2013 Australian Tour Announced

…And You Know Us By The Trail Of Dead will return to Australia this May to perform what is arguably their best and most influential record,...

Aerosmith Join Stone Music Festival Lineup, Create Ticketing Headache

Aerosmith Join Stone Music Festival Lineup, Create Ticketing Headache

When it comes to music festival debuts, Stone Music Festival has made quite the splash. First announced a month ago, seemingly out of nowhere, with Van Halen...

King Tuff Announces Supports For 2013 Australian Tour

King Tuff Announces Supports For 2013 Australian Tour

After a huge SXSW showcase, playing some of the biggest parties, lo-fi garage pop royalty, King Tuff is headed to Australia! King Tuff is the brainchild...

Inside The New Daft Punk Album, Collaborators Discuss ‘Making Of’

Inside The New Daft Punk Album, Collaborators Discuss ‘Making Of’

We know the name. We know the artwork. We know the new record label, and we even know the track lengths. And aside from a 15...

Todd Rundgren 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Todd Rundgren 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Lennard Promotions present a musical evening spanning four decades of hits with legendary musician, songwriter, producer and musical visionary Todd Rundgren. A Wizard, A True Star....

The Gum Ball 2013 Playing Times Announced

The Gum Ball 2013 Playing Times Announced

The Gumball is fast approaching and with a stellar lineup already announced, it’s time to plan your day with set times having just been announced! Comprising...

Attacks On Emos And Punks Will Be Treated As A Hate Crime In The UK

Attacks On Emos And Punks Will Be Treated As A Hate Crime In The UK

Do you describe yourself as a goth, emo, punk, or anything in between? Have you ever described your alternative status as ‘not just a label, but...

They Might Be Giants Add Shows To 2013 Australian Tour

They Might Be Giants Add Shows To 2013 Australian Tour

Australia simply cannot get enough of Brooklyn’s They Might Be Giants. After selling out shows in both Melbourne and Brisbane, TMBG now announce a very special...