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Charities Left Hanging After Council Cuts Aussie Music Festival Funding

Charities Left Hanging After Council Cuts Aussie Music Festival Funding

Organisers of Cronulla’s popular Endless Summer Festival have announced the cancellation of this year’s event, which was set to go down next month, citing a “last...

More Aussies To Make The Great Escape To UK, As Festival Adds 100 Acts To Lineup

More Aussies To Make The Great Escape To UK, As Festival Adds 100 Acts To Lineup

Following on from the first lineup announcement for UK music festival The Great Escape, which featured a handful of Aussie talent in its midst, another 100...

Big Day Out Announce $20K Grant To “Advance Live Music Experience”

Big Day Out Announce $20K Grant To “Advance Live Music Experience”

Following the wrap up of Big Day Out’s successful 2013 ‘ground up reboot‘, the festival is now giving budding Aussie innovators a chance to make their...

Triple J Headed To Regional NSW For One Night Stand 2013

Triple J Headed To Regional NSW For One Night Stand 2013

Following the announcement of the lineup for Triple J’s 2013 edition of the One Night Stand last week, the location of the free all-ages concert has finally...

Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe Acquitted Of Manslaughter Charges

Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe Acquitted Of Manslaughter Charges

After dragging on for nearly a year, it looks like Randy Blythe, the frontman for American heavy metal group Lamb Of God, has finally cleared his...

50 Cent Headed To Australia To Play Supafest 2013?

50 Cent Headed To Australia To Play Supafest 2013?

Following on from the announcement of its 2013 dates this April, that happen to be going head-to-head in capital cities with Live Nation’s Nas-curated hip hop...

Saskwatch Announce New Single ‘I Get Lonely’ & 2013 National Tour

Saskwatch Announce New Single ‘I Get Lonely’ & 2013 National Tour

The ball just keeps rolling Melbourne’s premiere soul band  Saskwatch, after a busy year winning hearts and starting parties at Golden Plains & Meredith Music Festivals, a...

Axe Girl Announce Debut Melbourne Show at Cherry Bar

Axe Girl Announce Debut Melbourne Show at Cherry Bar

When British singer/guitarist Addison Axe hit Perth for a three month sojourn, she knew she wouldn’t have any trouble finding people to jam with – W.A. What...

Blue Oyster Cult 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Blue Oyster Cult 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Blue Oyster Cult may be the ultimate ‘cult’ band. Revered by punks, metal heads, sci-fi geeks and horror movie fans alike, B.O.C. have carved out a...

Australian Vans Warped Tour 2013 Lineup Rumours Begin, Will Visit Regional Areas

Australian Vans Warped Tour 2013 Lineup Rumours Begin, Will Visit Regional Areas

While the rumour mill circulates for the upcoming Splendour In The Grass Festival following Leeds quartet Alt-J announcing an Australian return around July, another lineup is...

Midnight Juggernauts Pose As Russian Pop Band To Stage Comeback Single

Midnight Juggernauts Pose As Russian Pop Band To Stage Comeback Single

After three years of, as they put it, “all manner of esoteric adventures, oddball one-offs, inspired shindigs, and ambitious undertakings;” the release of “Ballad Of The...

Amanda Palmer Addresses Crowdfunding Criticism, Bono Talks ‘Factivism’ For TED Talks

Amanda Palmer Addresses Crowdfunding Criticism, Bono Talks ‘Factivism’ For TED Talks

Former Dresden Doll turned crowdfunding success story Amanda Palmer has a simple message for music-makers looking for ways to finance their craft. Don’t make fans fund...

Arts Ministers Face Over Arts Funding, As Cultural Policy Set For Unveiling

Arts Ministers Face Over Arts Funding, As Cultural Policy Set For Unveiling

With next Wednesday (13th March) seeing the release of the Federal Government’s long-awaited National Cultural Policy, the shadow minister for the Arts, George Brandis, has hit...

All Tomorrow’s Shoeys 2013 Lineup Announced

All Tomorrow’s Shoeys 2013 Lineup Announced

The Smith Street Band and Luca Brasi are set to headline the inaugural ‘All Tomorrow’s Shoeys’ fest, happening April 26-28 at Hobart’s Brisbane Hotel. The 3...

Tom Lark 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Tom Lark 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Hot on the heels of his Sydney FBi Social show last month Tom Lark has announced his 4th run of shows in Australia in 6 months...

The Tiger & Me 2013 Australian Tour Announced

The Tiger & Me 2013 Australian Tour Announced

The Tiger & Me are once again ready to get their show on the road, with a string of live dates around the country celebrating the...

Council Blocks Aussie Music Festival After Running 3 Years Without Permit

Council Blocks Aussie Music Festival After Running 3 Years Without Permit

The seventh annual Maitreya Festival will be held in a new location this weekend after the Central Goldfields Shire denied them a permit, after finding that...

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