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Bands Are Now Openly Paying Journalists To Write About Their Music

Bands Are Now Openly Paying Journalists To Write About Their Music

If you were a young band struggling to stand out from the crowd, would you directly pay a journalist to write about your music? Say, for a rate...

Final Tickets Released For Blink 182 Sydney Sidewave 2013

Final Tickets Released For Blink 182 Sydney Sidewave 2013

It ahs just been announced that a strictly limited number of tickets will be released for the previously sold out Blink 182 Sydney show. Tickets go...

Dinosaur Jr Sell Out Melbourne Date

Dinosaur Jr Sell Out Melbourne Date

Renaissance men Dinosaur Jr prove that after nearly thirty years in the music game, their fan base is bigger than ever after the iconic three piece...

New Music Gadgets Unveiled Including Motörhead’s Anti-Beats Headphones

New Music Gadgets Unveiled Including Motörhead’s Anti-Beats Headphones

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) sees companies and technology developers the world over showing off their latest electronic innovations, goofy gadgets, and fancy designs for...

Open Air Cinemas Announces Live Music Sessions In Bondi

Open Air Cinemas Announces Live Music Sessions In Bondi

Everyone’s favourite ice cream company Ben & Jerry’s has joined forces with Mission Australia to bring some of Australia’s favourite bands centre stage to raise funds...

New Three Day Music Festival Planned For The Whitsundays

New Three Day Music Festival Planned For The Whitsundays

Regional parts of Australia have been getting a lot of love from music festival organisers in the last 6 months, and now, following on from new...

Applecore Announce First Acts For 2013 Festival

Applecore Announce First Acts For 2013 Festival

Thornbury’s favourite mini-festival, Applecore is back for 2013 and have announced the first round of acts set to play the event in late February. Despite previous claims that...

SXSW 2013 Confirms 40 Aussie Acts, Announces Aussie BBQ

SXSW 2013 Confirms 40 Aussie Acts, Announces Aussie BBQ

With SXSW 2013, the world’s largest and perhaps most influential music industry conference, drawing ever closer, the complete list of artists who’ll be flying the flag...

The Happy Mondays 2013 Australian Tour Announced

The Happy Mondays 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Happy Mondays are coming to Australia for the first time ever, with the definitive original line-up! Fusing the euphoric elements of acid house and rave with...

PBS Announce First Acts For 2013 Drive Live Concert Series

PBS Announce First Acts For 2013 Drive Live Concert Series

It’s live, it’s local, and it’s coming out of your radio! Drive Live is set again to dominate the PBS airwaves for a second year from...

Bleeding Knees Club Frontman Announces Solo Project’s Debut Album

Bleeding Knees Club Frontman Announces Solo Project’s Debut Album

After a whirlwind Australian tour, festival appearances, and shows with ARIA award winners DZ Deathrays, Alex Wall, the lead singer of Queensland’s Bleeding Knees Club has announced more...

Metal Drummer Seeks Aussie Asylum After Fleeing Iran’s ‘Evil Music’ Prejudice

Metal Drummer Seeks Aussie Asylum After Fleeing Iran’s ‘Evil Music’ Prejudice

While 2012 may be remembered as the year that controversial Russian punk collective Pussy Riot were jailed, gained support from the music industry and humanities activists,...

Music Retail Giant HMV Goes Into Administration

Music Retail Giant HMV Goes Into Administration

The crumbling of the Allans Billy Hyde music retail empire last year, sinking amongst debts of nearly $40 million with hundreds of job at risk, before...

‘Temperature Rising’ The Rolling Stone’s Kooyong Anniversary Show Featuring Tim Rogers, Davey Lane & More…

‘Temperature Rising’ The Rolling Stone’s Kooyong Anniversary Show Featuring Tim Rogers, Davey Lane & More…

This coming year marks 40 years since The Rolling Stones played their first show at Kooyong Tennis Centre during a matinee performance . The concert took place...

ATP 2013 Weekend Passes Sold Out

ATP 2013 Weekend Passes Sold Out

Last August, after many juicy rumours and speculation, the collective wishes of many came true in the announcement that the boutique festival of boutique festivals, All...

Sydney’s Newest Music Venue Bridges Gap But Faces Stigma

Sydney’s Newest Music Venue Bridges Gap But Faces Stigma

Following a year of severe flux to its music scene, Sydney could certainly use with a more positive spin on its live music scene following twelve...

The xx Sell Out In Melbourne And Sydney, More Shows Announced

The xx Sell Out In Melbourne And Sydney, More Shows Announced

Yesterday we announced that The xx would return to Australia in April 2013. Now,  the three-piece band have tsold out their initial shows in Sydney and...

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