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14 Amazing International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

14 Amazing International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

There’s a reason they call us the lucky country and it might have something to do with the incredible amount of gigs coming reaching our shores...

Coldplay Announce 3 Year Break At Brisbane Concert

Coldplay Announce 3 Year Break At Brisbane Concert

After several colourful rock performances on Australian turf earlier this month, including their show in Sydney, which our Tone Deaf reviewer called a night “of undying spirit...

3am Lockout, Metal Detectors Headed For Adelaide Music Venues

3am Lockout, Metal Detectors Headed For Adelaide Music Venues

It’s been a difficult year for lovers of live music over in South Australia, the last six months has seen the city’s capital experience mixed fortunes...

Santana & Steve Miller Band Announce Australian Tour 2013

Santana & Steve Miller Band Announce Australian Tour 2013

Following on from the announcement of Bluesfest’s batch of international sideshows, and Chugg Entertainment putting together the a brand new music festival headlined by the guitar legend, now...

Aussie Music Festival Not Returning Following Disastrous Two Years

Aussie Music Festival Not Returning Following Disastrous Two Years

Following on from the sad news that another Australian music festival went gently into that good night, with Tasmania’s Soundscape Festival quietly exiting the scene after...

Tom Morello Squashes Rumours Of New Rage Against The Machine Album, “We’re Not Ready”

Tom Morello Squashes Rumours Of New Rage Against The Machine Album, “We’re Not Ready”

It’s been 12 long years since we’ve heard any new material from American alt-rock icons Rage Against The Machine, and it now seems like we’ll have...

Homebake 2012 Release Set Times, Clashes One Way Or Another

Homebake 2012 Release Set Times, Clashes One Way Or Another

Following on from the recent announcement that Chugg Entertainment would be partnering up with IMC and Village Sounds, the promoters for the heroic homegrown music festival that...

Sum 41 & Billy Talent Soundwave 2013 Sidewaves Announced

Sum 41 & Billy Talent Soundwave 2013 Sidewaves Announced

Since their inception SUM 41 have been relentless, unapologetic, and unconcerned with musical boundaries. They continue to storm the globe with their unique meld of raucous...

PVT Announce Details Of New Studio Album For 2013

PVT Announce Details Of New Studio Album For 2013

After offering two delicious tastes of their forthcoming LP, the Sydney-via-London electro-experimental trio PVT have confirmed the full details of their fourth studio album. Entitled Homosapien, PVT’s...

High Highs 2013 Australian Tour Dates Announced

High Highs 2013 Australian Tour Dates Announced

Tipped as a band to watch by Pitchfork, NME and The Guardian on the strength of their debut EP, High Highs will be home in Australia...

Jean Quits Tim & Jean, Tim Regroups As The Lazy Calm

Jean Quits Tim & Jean, Tim Regroups As The Lazy Calm

Tim & Jean have experienced a rapid rise to success in recent years. After reaching the finals of Triple J’s Unearthed High, the duo graced the...

Elizabeth Cook 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Elizabeth Cook 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Prior to her first visit to Australian shores Elizabeth Cook will release her acclaimed album Welder on January 11. Welder, the follow up to Cook’s 2007’s...

Thee Oh Sees Add Dates, Change Venue For 2013 Australian Tour

Thee Oh Sees Add Dates, Change Venue For 2013 Australian Tour

Thee Oh Sees are back! It’s been a year since Thee Oh Sees tempted Australia with their insane, hectic and cacophonous live shows, and each year...

Sydney’s New Music Stadium Downsized In $1 Billion Renovation

Sydney’s New Music Stadium Downsized In $1 Billion Renovation

The Sydney Entertainment Centre is currently undergoing renovations as part of $1 billion makeover courtesy of the NSW Government, but part of the expensive facelift with...

Deathstars 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Deathstars 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Sweden’s Deathstars are hailed by some, as the death-glammer kings of lust, glitter and sleaze! In the world of metal, that’s quite a reputation to live...

The Strokes & The Black Keys To Feature On Ke$ha’s New Album

The Strokes & The Black Keys To Feature On Ke$ha’s New Album

If you’re a fan of The Strokes or The Black Keys, you should probably brace yourself. The iconic rock bands are set to feature on the...

Michael Hutchence Biopic Announced 15 Years After Death Of INXS Frontman

Michael Hutchence Biopic Announced 15 Years After Death Of INXS Frontman

Arriving only a week after INXS’ shock announcement that they would “no longer be a touring band” comes the news that the life and times of the...

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