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3 Dead At Music Industry Conference Of Suspected Drug Overdoses

3 Dead At Music Industry Conference Of Suspected Drug Overdoses

Yesterday we reported of a tragedy that occurred at a South Korean outdoor concert that saw 17 people lose their lives, and sadly, similar terrible news has...

Periphery Announce Soundwave 2013 Sidewaves

Periphery Announce Soundwave 2013 Sidewaves

In just a few short years, Periphery have blazed a trail of originality that has sent a shockwave throughout the metal world. Exploring the complex uncharacteristic...

Study Reveals Musicians Only Derive 6% Of Their Income From Music Sales

Study Reveals Musicians Only Derive 6% Of Their Income From Music Sales

With the end of 2012 bringing news that digital sales are on track to overtake physical sales in Australia, while major music retailers enter into their...

New Albums From Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Cold War Kids & Josh Pyke

New Albums From Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Cold War Kids & Josh Pyke

Some days are just great days for music. Today, is one of those days a number of great new albums from Cold War Kids, The Yeah...

New MySpace Officially Launches To Positive Response But Faces Uphill Battle

New MySpace Officially Launches To Positive Response But Faces Uphill Battle

After gathering dust for nearly half-a-decade following the collapse of its social media empire, Myspace officially relaunched this week, and as first reported last May, it’s...

Another Soundwave 2013 Band Loses A Member

Another Soundwave 2013 Band Loses A Member

Fans looking forward to British metalcore outfit Bring Me The Horizon are no doubt rubbing their mitts with glee at their imminent arrival in Australia as...

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,...

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