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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...

Gotye Nominated For 3 Grammys, Including Record Of The Year

Gotye Nominated For 3 Grammys, Including Record Of The Year

As if sweeping last week’s ARIA Awards Ceremony wasn’t enough, multi-instrumentalist/hit sensation/global dominator Gotye – who begins his Australian headline tour tonight in Adelaide – is...

Deftones 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Deftones 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Californian six-piece Deftones are making their return to Australia next May. While it was speculated that they might be appearing as part of the epic 2013 Soundwave festival, it...

Peats Ridge 2012 Adds 98 Acts To Lineup

Peats Ridge 2012 Adds 98 Acts To Lineup

It seems the next few months are going to absolutely massive ones music wise with each festival topping the next. With not one but two major...

Deezer Launches Free Music Streaming Service in Australia

Deezer Launches Free Music Streaming Service in Australia

At a launch in Sydney last night featuring sets from Bertie Blackman, Flume, and more, French music subscription service Deezer announced it would be launching a...

Bluesfest Nominated For Best Festival As Springsteen Rumours Heat Up

Bluesfest Nominated For Best Festival As Springsteen Rumours Heat Up

It’s been a huge year for Bluesfest in Byron Bay, first picking up the silver award in the ‘Major Festival & Events’ category at the NSW...

Aussie Musicians Outraged At Gurrumul Racist Snub, “It’s Almost Unthinkable”

Aussie Musicians Outraged At Gurrumul Racist Snub, “It’s Almost Unthinkable”

Following yesterday’s report that Indigenous singer Gurrumul was snubbed by a taxi on the basis of “the color of his skin,” musicians and artists have voiced...

Canberra To Recognise Local Musicians In New Music Awards

Canberra To Recognise Local Musicians In New Music Awards

Following on from the star-studded festivities of last week’s ARIA awardsceremony comes word that Canberra are set to host their own record industry night-of-nights. As The...

Dew Process Celebrate 10 Years With Compilation Release

Dew Process Celebrate 10 Years With Compilation Release

In a celebratory toast to 10 years of some of Australia’s (and the world’s) best and brightest releases, Dew Process will relesse The Procession: 10 Years...

Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck Dead At 91

Jazz Legend Dave Brubeck Dead At 91

Composer, pianist, and all-around jazz icon Dave Brubeck, has died at the age of 91, passing away Wednesday morning of heart failure. News Ltd reports the jazz...

SXSW 2013 Add More Acts To Lineup, Including 17 Aussie Acts

SXSW 2013 Add More Acts To Lineup, Including 17 Aussie Acts

South By Southwest has fast become one of the biggest and most influential music festivals in the world, with this year’s event seeing over 2,000 performers...

The Stone Roses Announce 2013 Australian Sideshows

The Stone Roses Announce 2013 Australian Sideshows

‘Madchester’ legends, The Stone Roses will be playing 3 very exclusive headline Australian Shows whilst on tour for the Future Music Festival in March 2013. The...

Big Day Out 2013 Lineup Gets Bigger, Lilypad Returns, Set Times Released

Big Day Out 2013 Lineup Gets Bigger, Lilypad Returns, Set Times Released

We were starting to think we’d heard the last from Big Day Out, who over the past few weeks have announced the Chow Town lineup in...

Bruce Springsteen Australian Tour 2013 Confirmed

Bruce Springsteen Australian Tour 2013 Confirmed

Sometimes, just sometimes, those music industry whispers and juicy rumours can turn out to be right on the money; and so it is, that as previously...

Mount Eerie 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Mount Eerie 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Mount Eerie is the current incarnation of inscrutable and transfixing, plainspoken and mysterious sound maker Phil Elverum. Elverum’s distinctive self-recorded, lo-fi analog sound is known for...

Gurrumul Refused Taxi Ride Based On “Colour Of His Skin” Says Manager

Gurrumul Refused Taxi Ride Based On “Colour Of His Skin” Says Manager

You’d think given his popularity, including holding audience with the Queen for her Silver Jubilee and performing for US President Barack Obama, that Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu...

Festival Of The Sun 2012 Announces Phil Jamieson As Special Guest

Festival Of The Sun 2012 Announces Phil Jamieson As Special Guest

Sure to become one of those classic “were you there?!” tales of true Aussie festival folklore, Phil Jamieson’s just announced acoustic set at Festival Of The...

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