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Chet Faker, DZ Deathrays Lead First ARIA Awards 2014 Nominations

Chet Faker, DZ Deathrays Lead First ARIA Awards 2014 Nominations

The first nominations for this years ARIA Awards have been announced, with the albums from Chet Faker, Sticky Fingers, and DZ Deathrays all getting nods. Kicking...

Carole King 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Carole King 2013 Australian Tour Announced

One of music’s true legends  is venturing to Australia- the most successful and esteemed female songwriter in popular music history – Carole King. King will play...

The 8th Australian Music Prize Announces More Nominees

The 8th Australian Music Prize Announces More Nominees

The first 26 albums that have been officially invited as official entrants to The 8th Australian Music Prize (AMP), including Alpine, DZ Deathrays, Pond, and Xavier...

Jeremy Neale 2012 Australian Tour Annoucned

Jeremy Neale 2012 Australian Tour Annoucned

Jeremy fights the good fight. The good fight generally being in the name of Mersey Beat, 60’s Soul, Psych Pop and Spy Rock. Today he releases ‘A...

Music Piracy Study Reveals Drop In Downloads, But Labels Remain Skeptical

Music Piracy Study Reveals Drop In Downloads, But Labels Remain Skeptical

With the music industry still locked in a tight battle with illegal online file sharing and torrent sites, a study has revealed that even though pirates...

Bluesfest 2013 Lineup Gets Bigger Again, Promises More Additions

Bluesfest 2013 Lineup Gets Bigger Again, Promises More Additions

Just when you thought this lineup couldn’t possibly get bigger – it has. Today Bluesfest, Australia’s multi award winning Festival held over the long Easter Weekend...

KISS & Mötley Crüe 2013 Australian Tour First Date Announced

KISS & Mötley Crüe 2013 Australian Tour First Date Announced

Dust off your bandanas and get your black and white makeup on, two of the world’s greatest rock and roll bands, KISS and Mötley Crüe are...

Puscifer 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Puscifer 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Puscifer’s latest album ‘Conditions of My Parole’ was recorded amidst the wine barrels at Maynard’s Caduceus Cellars. It was the culmination of a three year period...

Court Case Begins In $8.5 Million Aussie Record Label Fraud

Court Case Begins In $8.5 Million Aussie Record Label Fraud

As previously reported, a 46-year-old man from NSW who swindled millions from would-be investors with his fraudulent music label appeared at a sentencing hearing in the Supreme...

Digital Sales Growth Flatlines As People Stop Buying iPods

Digital Sales Growth Flatlines As People Stop Buying iPods

Varying views on the current state of the digital music market have been prevalent in recent times. With the rapid decline in physical album sales, the...

Aussie Indie Labels Join Forces For New Mini-Festival

Aussie Indie Labels Join Forces For New Mini-Festival

Despite the recent spate of warning signs in the Australian music festival industry – One Great Night on Earth being the most recent example, quietly cancelling...

Pandora Declares War On Songwriters, Sues Over Royalties

Pandora Declares War On Songwriters, Sues Over Royalties

Music streaming service Pandora has potentially infuriated songwriters the world over after filing a lawsuit against ASCAP (the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) in...

SXSW 2013 Announce First Round Lineup, Extend Application Deadline

SXSW 2013 Announce First Round Lineup, Extend Application Deadline

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 Vengaboys 2013 Australian Tour Announced

The Vengaboys 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Having taken Australia by storm in January this year, 90’s European chart toppers The Vengaboys are bringing the Vengabus back for another round of partying in...

Rolling Stones Release New Single ‘One More Shot’

Rolling Stones Release New Single ‘One More Shot’

We are now less than a week away from the release of the Rolling Stones newest compilation album, entitled GRRR! , a celebration of the Stones’ lengthy career,...

Scaffolding Collapse Kills One, Injures 19 At Linkin Park Concert

Scaffolding Collapse Kills One, Injures 19 At Linkin Park Concert

Currently trotting the globe in support of their latest studio album, this year’s Living Things, which includes a major slot at next year’s sold out Soundwave Festival...

My Bloody Valentine To Be Honoured With Loveless Tribute Album

My Bloody Valentine To Be Honoured With Loveless Tribute Album

Things just keep getting better for My Bloody Valentine fans. Only yesterday, MBV main man Kevin Shields put an end to 22 years of speculation by...

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