Musician’s Undercover Investigation Reveals The Truth About Pay-For-Play Gigs

Musician’s Undercover Investigation Reveals The Truth About Pay-For-Play Gigs

Like any other industry, the music world has to deal with its fair share of scourges. They leave ugly blemishes on what is otherwise an

Aussie Rockers Sherbert To Appear On New Daft Punk Album

Aussie Rockers Sherbert To Appear On New Daft Punk Album

The internet: currently best known as the home to all discussion surrounding Daft Punk’s fourth album, Random Access Memories, due for release on May 21st.


Marrickville Joins Push For Sydney Live Music Hub, Consider ‘Illegal’ Warehouse Parties

Marrickville Joins Push For Sydney Live Music Hub, Consider ‘Illegal’ Warehouse Parties

The inner-west Sydney suburb of Marrickville is looking to lend its support to live music, with a local council meeting taking place last night that


The Hives Lose $2.8M To The Cardigans In Court Battle

The Hives Lose $2.8M To The Cardigans In Court Battle

The always-impeccably-dressed Swedish rockers The Hives are going to have to swap their suits for a cheaper alternative after losing a $2.8 million court battle


Television To Perform ‘Marquee Moon’ At ATP Melbourne

Television To Perform ‘Marquee Moon’ At ATP Melbourne

Influential New York band Television are headed to Australia this October for a special one-off performance as part of All Tomorrow’s Parties, playing their landmark


Females Dominate The UK’s Richest Musicians List In 2012

Females Dominate The UK’s Richest Musicians List In 2012

In case you had any doubt that girls really do run the world, UK singer Adele has topped the ‘Young Musician Rich List’ in Britain’s


British India Add More Dates To 2013 Australian Tour

British India Add More Dates To 2013 Australian Tour

British India’s Controller tour just got a whole lot larger, with 10 extra dates added throughout May and early June.  The extra dates focus on major regional


Deftones Aussie Tour “Still Good” Says Maddah, Band Issue Statement On Death

Deftones Aussie Tour “Still Good” Says Maddah, Band Issue Statement On Death

Following the tragic news that original Deftones bassist and founding member Chi Cheng had died of heart failure, tributes from musicians and friends all over


Splendour 2013 Lineup Leaks Faster Than The Titanic

Splendour 2013 Lineup Leaks Faster Than The Titanic

With a revamped location and one of the busiest rumour mills in the Australian scene, this year’s Splendour In The Grass festival is shaping up


Matt Corby 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Matt Corby 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Matt Corby is excited to announce his first headline Australian tour in 12 months, having spent the last year touring the UK, Europe and US


Melbourne Really Is The Music Capital Of Australia, Say Industry Leaders

Melbourne Really Is The Music Capital Of Australia, Say Industry Leaders

Following on from Music Victoria’s report that live music is bigger that AFL, now it looks like Melbournites can put to rest the age old


Bardo Pond 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Bardo Pond 2013 Australian Tour Announced

For over 20 years, the Philadelphian based space rock ensemble, better known as Bardo Pond, have been creating mind expanding acid glazed psychedelic rock, with


The Beards Announce 2013 Australian Tour Supports

The Beards Announce 2013 Australian Tour Supports

Ahead of the forthcoming Australian leg of The Beards First World Tour the facially hirsute quartet have announced the support acts that will joining them


Greens Senator’s Campaign Against Sydney Venue Continues, “We Stand To Lose The Business”

Greens Senator’s Campaign Against Sydney Venue Continues, “We Stand To Lose The Business”

Sydney’s live music scene continues to undergo a state of flux, including the ongoing saga of the iconic Annandale Hotel – which has been listed


Kimbra’s Manager Launches Boutique Singles Label

Kimbra’s Manager Launches Boutique Singles Label

With hundreds of exciting releases announced for this year’s Record Store Day, the birth of a new, singles-only record label is extremely well-timed. The multi


Allday 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Allday 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Twenty two year old hip hop artist Allday announces his arrival with a massive debut on the ARIA charts, taking out #18 on the Album


Matt Corby Announces 2013 Australian Tour

Matt Corby Announces 2013 Australian Tour

One of Australia’s key success stories in recent years, Matt Corby is heading home to Australia for a national headline tour with dates across the




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