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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...

Adelaide Festival 2013 Adds Additional Acts For Unsound

Adelaide Festival 2013 Adds Additional Acts For Unsound

Great news for this year’s Adelaide Festival-goers with some great acts being announced. The notable Canadian dark ambient sound artist, Tim Hecker will perform a highly-anticipated...

Panama 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Panama 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Having recorded their debut EP in LA with super producer, Eric Broucek of DFA Records fame, with the high hat help of drummer Jim Orso (Hot...

MySpace Accused Of Stealing Artists’ Music Following Recent Launch

MySpace Accused Of Stealing Artists’ Music Following Recent Launch

With celebrity popstar Justin Timberlake and investor group Specific Media at the helm, the slick new MySpace re-launched last week, and following years in the social media...

PPCA Announces Record Year Of Royalty Payments To Musicians In 2012

PPCA Announces Record Year Of Royalty Payments To Musicians In 2012

In an encouraging result for Australian recoding artists and record labels, the Phonographic Performance Company of Australia LTD (PPCA), the non-profit organisation that provides licenses to...

Bluesfest 2013 Lineup Gets Bigger Yet Again

Bluesfest 2013 Lineup Gets Bigger Yet Again

Today the 24th Bluesfest Byron Bay – the Festival that will be presenting its best lineup ever over the upcoming Easter Long Weekend (28 March –...

Cub Scouts Frontman Attacked At Gold Coast Big Day Out

Cub Scouts Frontman Attacked At Gold Coast Big Day Out

The Big Day Out is currently jetting its way around the country after completing its first leg, including a successful opening in Sydney last Friday, which...

New Order Call Ex-Bassist’s Joy Division Memoir “Bitter & Twisted”

New Order Call Ex-Bassist’s Joy Division Memoir “Bitter & Twisted”

The split between former bassist Peter Hook and his old bandmates in New Order has been one of music’s most bitter feuds since 2007, and while...

The Postal Service Reform For 10th Anniversary

The Postal Service Reform For 10th Anniversary

The reunion of one of music’s most popular side-projects is one that fans have been waiting a decade for, and now it looks like it may...

Paul Greene 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Paul Greene 2013 Australian Tour Announced

2013 is set to be banner year for Paul Greene, the Aussie Olympian turned professional singer songwriter. The definition of a decent, humble and hard-working guy,...

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Announce Supports For 2013 Tour

Godspeed You! Black Emperor Announce Supports For 2013 Tour

It’s just over three weeks until seminal Canadian post-rock collective Godspeed You! Black Emperor bring their heartrending live show to Australia for the first time. The...

The Kits Announce Melbourne Tour Date 2013

The Kits Announce Melbourne Tour Date 2013

Straight from The UK, The Kits will play an exclusive Australian show at Melbourne’s The Old Bar on Thursday 28th February 2013. The show acts as...

Megaupload Successor Launches, Teases ‘Record Label Replacement’ Music Service

Megaupload Successor Launches, Teases ‘Record Label Replacement’ Music Service

Megaupload founder and businessman Kim Dotcom has been called many things; Internet tycoon, eccentric entrepreneur, but digital revolutionary? Sunday night (January 20th) saw the man born...

Chris Smithers 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Chris Smithers 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Chris Smither’s most recent recording, Hundred Dollar Valentine, is a studio record of all Smither-penned songs — a first for him. With longtime producer David “Goody” Goodrich...

Bowled Over Australia Day 2013 Lineup Announced

Bowled Over Australia Day 2013 Lineup Announced

Haven’t been invited to an Australia Day party yet? You are now! Join the Bowled Over Crew for their first installment of the Summer Series 2013...

Lianne La Havas Announces Supports For 2013 Australian Tour

Lianne La Havas Announces Supports For 2013 Australian Tour

Following a string of staggering Spiegeltent performances over the weekend – as part of the Sydney Festival – Lianne La Havas’ is winning over Australian fans...

Music Makers Blues Review 2013 Lineup & Dates Announced

Music Makers Blues Review 2013 Lineup & Dates Announced

Far too often true musical pioneers become forgotten heroes and the music they played such a part in creating is forgotten along with them. Music Maker...

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