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Sonic Architects’ National Conference Announced With Haitus Kaiyote

Sonic Architects’ National Conference Announced With Haitus Kaiyote

Sonic Architects National Conference is touring the nation this November / December, taking four of Australia’s most exciting acts on the road, together! Featuring boundary-pushing Melbourne...

Sydney’s Annandale Hotel Goes Into Receivership, Bank Handed Back Keys

Sydney’s Annandale Hotel Goes Into Receivership, Bank Handed Back Keys

Sydney’s live music scene has been struck a serious blow today with the shock news that the Annandale Hotel is going into receivership. Attendees at a...

Airbourne Soundtrack Rollercoaster, Announce Third Album

Airbourne Soundtrack Rollercoaster, Announce Third Album

A new album is due out this May from Warnambool rockers, Airbourne. Black Dog Barking will be the third release from the group, following on from their second...

Liberals Threaten Adelaide’s Music Venue Reforms, Take Money From Big Venue Operators

Liberals Threaten Adelaide’s Music Venue Reforms, Take Money From Big Venue Operators

To say that the last twelve months have been a difficult year for lovers of live music over in Adelaide is a bit of an understatement....

The Music Sounds Better With Poo, Festival Creates Interactive Portaloos

The Music Sounds Better With Poo, Festival Creates Interactive Portaloos

We all dread the inevitable moment when nature calls at a music festival, burdening us to withstand long queues of foot-shifting, hopping up and down, ‘about...

Thin Lizzy Cancel All But One Of Their Headlining Tour Dates

Thin Lizzy Cancel All But One Of Their Headlining Tour Dates

Irish hard rockers Thin Lizzy announced over the weekend that they have been forced to cancel all but one of their upcoming headlining tour dates in...

Eskimo Joe Smash Target As Crowdfunded Album Breaks Aussie Record

Eskimo Joe Smash Target As Crowdfunded Album Breaks Aussie Record

Perth trio Eskimo Joe are set to record their sixth album in the coming months due to unprecedented financial support from fans. The band set out to...

Gotye Wins Big At Grammys, Taking Home Awards In All Three Categories

Gotye Wins Big At Grammys, Taking Home Awards In All Three Categories

After earning three nominations in major categories for the 55th Grammy Awards, Australia’s Gotye has come home with Grammy glory, winning all three of the categories he was nominated in, all...

Future Music To Enforce Mandatory Drug & Alcohol Testing At Underage Festivals

Future Music To Enforce Mandatory Drug & Alcohol Testing At Underage Festivals

Future Music Festival’s underage spin-off Good Life, is expecting to see drug and alcohol testing as a condition of entry into the event. The festival for young music...

Of Monsters And Men #1 On ARIA Charts After Hottest 100 & Laneway Boost

Of Monsters And Men #1 On ARIA Charts After Hottest 100 & Laneway Boost

Sorry Sigur Rós. Bad luck Björk. But the first Icelandic act to ever top the ARIA Albums chart is folk rock collective Of Monsters And Men...

Warner Buy Parlophone From Universal In $744 Million Deal

Warner Buy Parlophone From Universal In $744 Million Deal

With record major EMI being merged into fellow labels Sony and Universal, the ‘Big Four’ of the music industry has been reduced to the ‘Big Three’...

Nantes & Battleships Announce Joint Australian Tour 2013

Nantes & Battleships Announce Joint Australian Tour 2013

Two of Sydney’s most exciting new bands, Nantes and Battleships, have just announced a joint venture that will see the acts touring the country together in...

The Day The Muzak Died

The Day The Muzak Died

Elevator soundtracks across the world fell silent on Tuesday 5th February out of respect for the day that Muzak died. Yes, with a capital ‘m’, as...

SXSW 2013 Adds The Animals’ Eric Burdon To Featured Speaker Roster

SXSW 2013 Adds The Animals’ Eric Burdon To Featured Speaker Roster

This year’s South By Southwest, the massive music industry conference that invades Austin, Texas each year, is already shaping up to be quite the show. There’s 40...

Strange Talk 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Strange Talk 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Melbourne’s electro-pop charmers, Strange Talk, announce a national tour in support of their hotly anticipated long-player Cast Away, released today through Fine Time / Sony Music....

Emma Louise Announces New Album Details

Emma Louise Announces New Album Details

Emma Louise has had a busy year and her schedule looks set to get even busier with the announcement of details of her debut album coming...

Neil Young & Crazy Horse Announce Intimate Melbourne Show

Neil Young & Crazy Horse Announce Intimate Melbourne Show

The announcement that Neil Young and Crazy Horse would be gracing both Australia and New Zealand with their phenomenal live show left fans thrilled and quick...

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