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Liars Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Liars Australian Tour 2014 Announced

LA-based trio Liars have announced they will bringing the Californian sun to Australia this winter. A cult-favourite, Liars have built a bold fan base since they...

Sydney Council Eyes Vibrant Music Culture But Gasps For Air As Crackdown Continues

Sydney Council Eyes Vibrant Music Culture But Gasps For Air As Crackdown Continues

The City of Sydney council are looking at ways to improve the live culture, of which music is a key part, in their city – and...

Stop Complaining About The Price Of Music, It’s Cheaper Now Than It’s Ever Been.

Stop Complaining About The Price Of Music, It’s Cheaper Now Than It’s Ever Been.

Just as the Australian Government is looking to subpoena tech giants like Microsoft, Apple and Adobe over their pricing policies, claiming that they’re overcharging for digital...

Ataris Frontman Attacks Drummer On Stage As Band Goes Into Meltdown

Ataris Frontman Attacks Drummer On Stage As Band Goes Into Meltdown

Talk about your bad band bust-ups… Kris Roe, the frontman for Indiana pop punks, The Ataris flipped out onstage at a gig in New Jersey recently,...

Surf’s Up For Beach Boys As War Of Words Erupts Between Love & Wilson

Surf’s Up For Beach Boys As War Of Words Erupts Between Love & Wilson

As we recently reported, one of American music’s most celebrated bands wrapped up their mammoth world tour and celebration of their 50th Anniversary with some suitably...

Richard Hawley 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Richard Hawley 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Richard Hawley will be touring Australia next January. Building from his gritty Sheffield origins into a cultural icon, Richard Hawley’s career includes years performing with legendary...

Electronic Music Conference 2012 Announces Keynote Speakers

Electronic Music Conference 2012 Announces Keynote Speakers

As the freshly-designed ARIA Awards for 2012 edges closer, including the awards ceremony now being a week-long celebration of events, the launch of Australia’s first Electronic...

Perth Council Won’t Approve Big Day Out & Soundwave As Showdown Continues

Perth Council Won’t Approve Big Day Out & Soundwave As Showdown Continues

As we covered in an opinion piece back in July, the Perth Town of Claremont council is being less than hospitable to festival organisers for the...

Stone Roses, The Prodigy Headline Future Music Festival 2013 Lineup

Stone Roses, The Prodigy Headline Future Music Festival 2013 Lineup

The wait is finally over for the Future Music Festival 2013 lineup and it looks set to rock your skulls off for their ‘Day Of The...

More Acts Added To 2012 Falls Festival Lineup

More Acts Added To 2012 Falls Festival Lineup

With summer fast approaching that means only one thing: festival season is nearly upon us is so too is The Falls Music & Arts Festival! With...

The 8th Australian Music Prize Announces 26 Albums As Official Entrants

The 8th Australian Music Prize Announces 26 Albums As Official Entrants

Following on from ‘tweaking’ their entry guidelines earlier in the year, in response to the controversy surrounding the ‘indie’ legitimacy of its entrants, The Australian Music...

Melbourne Council Looks At Music Venue ‘Safety Officers’ Instead Of CCTV

Melbourne Council Looks At Music Venue ‘Safety Officers’ Instead Of CCTV

Amongst the knee-jerk reactions plaguing the live music and licensed venue industries across the country, including mandatory ID scanners, ban on shots, reduced closing hours, and...

Spiderbait & Something For Kate Announced For New Year’s At the Espy

Spiderbait & Something For Kate Announced For New Year’s At the Espy

New Year’s Eve at the iconic Espy is always a very special celebration and this time around we say g’day to 2013 with two of the...

Dean Ween To Release Star-Studded, Josh Homme-Produced Solo Album

Dean Ween To Release Star-Studded, Josh Homme-Produced Solo Album

Following the messy split of the left-field Ween, after Gene Ween (real name Aaron Freeman) dropped a bombshell in May that he was “retiring Gene Ween”...

The Man Who Invented The LP Has Died Age 92

The Man Who Invented The LP Has Died Age 92

One of the men responsible for the creation of vinyl album has passed away at the age of 92. The New York Times reports that Howard...

Blood Red Shoes 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Blood Red Shoes 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Brighton-based duo Blood Red Shoes (Laura-Mary Carter and Steven Ansell) have announced they will be making their first trip to Australian shores in 2012, playing two...

Inaugural Best Label Nominees Announced For Independent Music Awards 2012

Inaugural Best Label Nominees Announced For Independent Music Awards 2012

The 2012 Jagermeister Independent Music Awards, held by the Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR), are just around the corner, and for the first time ever 2012 sees...

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