Why Melbourne’s Music Laneways Are More Than A Novelty

Why Melbourne’s Music Laneways Are More Than A Novelty

Melbourne’s music laneways aren’t just something to read about in your local Leader newspaper. According to a new study from RMIT, laneways dedicated to Aussie

Playboy Blasted By Neko Case After Sexist Write Up

Playboy Blasted By Neko Case After Sexist Write Up

A number of guileless males have rightfully incurred the wrath of their interview subjects of late for borderline sexist encounters. Need we remind you of


Another Aussie Music Festival Cancelled For 2014

Another Aussie Music Festival Cancelled For 2014

This year’s sold out Splendour In The Grass and its 100-strong 2014 lineup are all set to kick off this July, but unfortunately for fans in


360 Australian Tour 2014 Announced

360 Australian Tour 2014 Announced

The 360 Australian Tour 2014 has been announced as the titan of Aussie hip hop braces for the release of his latest record. One of


Sleepmakeswaves & 5 More Local Tours You Should Attend

Sleepmakeswaves & 5 More Local Tours You Should Attend

There’s always plenty of concerts and gigs for live music lovers to see all around Australia. So here’s where you get all the latest info


22 Of Your Favourite Aussie Artists Won An ARIA Award Overnight

22 Of Your Favourite Aussie Artists Won An ARIA Award Overnight

More than 20 Australian musicians have been simultaneously honoured with a new award from ARIA as part of a freshly launched program that acknowledges the success of


Has Live Nation Screwed Janelle Monáe Fans Over Refunds?

Has Live Nation Screwed Janelle Monáe Fans Over Refunds?

Following the cancellation of the co-headline Janelle Monáe and Kimbra Australian Tour, owing to the ill-health of the former Atlanta-based musician, this week promoters Live Nation have


Want To Shut Down A Local Music Venue? Here’s Your Chance

Want To Shut Down A Local Music Venue? Here’s Your Chance

Noise complaints from neighbouring residents targeting nearby venues is hardly a new threat to Melbourne’s live music scene but inner-city entertainment venues could be slugged with


Dave Grohl Reveals What The New Foo Fighters Album Is Going To Sound Like

Dave Grohl Reveals What The New Foo Fighters Album Is Going To Sound Like

Dave Grohl has some pretty ambitious plans for Foo Fighters’ 20th Anniversary, including the release of the band’s much-anticipated eighth studio album and a new HBO


Passenger Australian Tour 2015 Announced

Passenger Australian Tour 2015 Announced

A Passenger Australian Tour 2015 has been announced. A much-loved Australian favourite, Mike Rosenberg, aka Passenger, has today announced that he will be returning Down


Lorde Rescheduled Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Lorde Rescheduled Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Lorde’s rescheduled Australian Tour 2014 dates have been announced. Following postponing her original tour earlier this year, the New Zealand sensation is making her promised return


Bob Dylan Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Bob Dylan Australian Tour 2014 Announced

A Bob Dylan Australian Tour 2014 has been announced. The hugely influential, long-celebrated singer-songwriter and his band will be returning Down Under for a tour


Watch: Lookalikes Chad Smith & Will Ferrell’s Epic Drum Battle

Watch: Lookalikes Chad Smith & Will Ferrell’s Epic Drum Battle

Following a lifetime’s worth of being confused for the Hollywood funnyman, Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith called out Will Ferrell to “stop impersonating


The White Stripes “Almost Never” Speak Anymore & 9 Other Things We Learnt From Jack White

The White Stripes “Almost Never” Speak Anymore & 9 Other Things We Learnt From Jack White

Love or loathe him, Jack White is always a pretty interesting topic of conversation. With his more recent adventures involving making the ‘World’s Fastest Record’,


Aussie Indie Labels Slam YouTube Over Outrageous Demands

Aussie Indie Labels Slam YouTube Over Outrageous Demands

YouTube is set to enter the music streaming market, taking on the likes of Spotify, Pandora, iTunes Radio, Deezer et al. with the launch of


These Guys Reviewed Every Band At SXSW 2014 So You Don’t Have To

These Guys Reviewed Every Band At SXSW 2014 So You Don’t Have To

Arguably the world’s hottest spot to find music’s ‘Next Big Thing’, the world renowned SXSW music industry conference finds thousands of bands flocking to Austin, Texas


Whatever You Do, Don’t Stand Up Or Use Your Phone At The Eagles Australian Tour

Whatever You Do, Don’t Stand Up Or Use Your Phone At The Eagles Australian Tour

Planning on attending the Eagles’ first Australian shows in half-a-decade early next year? Then you’d better make sure you follow the band’s strict concert etiquette guidelines.




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