Violent Soho & Smashing Pumpkins Mashed In 2015’s Best Like A Version Yet

Violent Soho & Smashing Pumpkins Mashed In 2015’s Best Like A Version Yet

Hell yeah, it’s the greatest day of the working week – Friday – and y’all know what that means, it’s Like A Version time, and boyo,

Playing Guitar Makes You 30% More Likely To Get A Date, Says Study

Playing Guitar Makes You 30% More Likely To Get A Date, Says Study

“When you get the money, you get the power. Then when you get the power, then you get the women.” Seems like someone should have told


Nick Cave Provides Soundtrack For Barossa Valley Tourism Campaign

Nick Cave Provides Soundtrack For Barossa Valley Tourism Campaign

South Australia’s Barossa Valley is far better known one of Australia’s most famous wine regions than it is moody murder ballads, but the latest tourism


Canada’s The Mohawk Lodge Announce 2013 Australian Tour

Canada’s The Mohawk Lodge Announce 2013 Australian Tour

Canadian act The Mohawk Lodge are releasing their 4th album, ‘Damaged Goods’, which is due for release in Australia this July through First Love Records, home


The Jungle Giants Announce New Single & 2013 Tour Dates

The Jungle Giants Announce New Single & 2013 Tour Dates

Following their addition tot the lineups for Splendour In The Grass and Spin-Off Festivals, Brisbane’s The Jungle Giants have more exciting goodness for fans, in


Queenscliff Music Festival Announce Acts For Winter Warmup 2013

Queenscliff Music Festival Announce Acts For Winter Warmup 2013

Following on from its bumper summer edition to celebrate its sweet 16, which earned much praise from our Tone Deaf reviewer, the organisers of Queenscliff


Udays Tiger Announce New EP, 2013 Tour Dates

Udays Tiger Announce New EP, 2013 Tour Dates

Noise rock two-piece Udays Tiger launch their second EP Dead Attention June 14th. Just like their first release Sinners in 2011, the QLD ex pats


Sterephonics Add Perth Show To 2013 Australian Tour

Sterephonics Add Perth Show To 2013 Australian Tour

Returning for their first Australian tour since 2010, Welsh rock veterans Stereophonics are returning this July, touching down in three East Coast cities and taking


Senses Fail Announce 2013 Australian Tour

Senses Fail Announce 2013 Australian Tour

New Jersey’s Senses Fail have made great leaps and bounds since their formative years as a post-hardcore quintet, and there’s no greater proof of their


Converse Announce Free Gig Series With DZ Deathrays, The Laurels, King Khan

Converse Announce Free Gig Series With DZ Deathrays, The Laurels, King Khan

Hip shoe makers, Converse have announced a new free concert series, the Converse Get Loud Gigs, trotting through five cities and showcasing performances from 12


Fear Factory 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Fear Factory 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Fear Factory’s Demanufacture has been described as a landmark of 90s metal that defied categorisation and remains a touchstone of the genre. Metallica’s Black Album


Whitley Announces New Album, Single, And Splendour 2013 Sideshows

Whitley Announces New Album, Single, And Splendour 2013 Sideshows

In amongst the 77-strong lineup of Splendour In The Grass 2013 and its equally impressive lineup of Australian bands and artists was someone who the collective


Music Publishers Throw Roadblock Into Apple’s iRadio Plans As Downloads Dwindle

Music Publishers Throw Roadblock Into Apple’s iRadio Plans As Downloads Dwindle

The launch of Google Music All Access last week proved to hammer another nail in the coffin for Apple’s own ill-fated music service, iRadio. On


360 And Tame Impala Lead 2013 APRA Music Awards Nominations

360 And Tame Impala Lead 2013 APRA Music Awards Nominations

One of the Australian music industry’s most prestigious and coveted music awards, the APRA Song of the Year recognises the best and brightest in the


A Month After Launch, Is Twitter #Music Officially A Flop?

A Month After Launch, Is Twitter #Music Officially A Flop?

The creators of #tweeting, #hashtags and #trending have ironically failed to make themselves trend. Launched last month, music streaming-discovery service  Twitter #Music was rightfully hyped


Melbourne Gets 400 Capacity Music Hub As Brisbane Bowls Club Launches Music Program

Melbourne Gets 400 Capacity Music Hub As Brisbane Bowls Club Launches Music Program

Brisbane’s Southside and Melbourne’s Northside are each getting new additions to their compass points in the form of new live music venues. Following on from


1 in 4 Indie Labels Now Earn More From Streaming Than Downloads

1 in 4 Indie Labels Now Earn More From Streaming Than Downloads

It seems the streaming services wave is still being ridden, not just by providers, but surprisingly by record labels themselves. Following the launch of the Google




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