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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...

Microsoft’s New Music Strategy Plots All-In-One Experience

Microsoft’s New Music Strategy Plots All-In-One Experience

As previously reported, Microsoft’s brand new music streaming service, entitled Xbox Music, is launching this week through the IT giant’s videogame console, as well as through...

Brace For Clashes! Harvest 2012 Release Timetables

Brace For Clashes! Harvest 2012 Release Timetables

After finalising its strong international lineup including Beck, Sigur Ros, Grizzly Bear and many more, along with cementing some homegrown talent from Triple J Unearthed, as...

Melbourne Band Sabotage Vinyl, Destroy Masters As Protest Against Music Piracy

Melbourne Band Sabotage Vinyl, Destroy Masters As Protest Against Music Piracy

A Melbourne metal band have recorded their latest album, ready to unleash it on the music world, but apparently they don’t want you to hear it....

Big Day Out 2013 Reinvents Festival Food, Announces Chow Town

Big Day Out 2013 Reinvents Festival Food, Announces Chow Town

Australia’s most iconic music festival is turning 21 and with its coming of age, the Big Day Out has undergone some exciting and radical new changes....

Golden Plains Lucky Seven 2013 Lineup Announced

Golden Plains Lucky Seven 2013 Lineup Announced

Is everyone festival’ed out yet? Not even close, right? While everyone is counting down the days until Meredith rears it beautiful, musical head once again, we...

The Sando Controversially Sold By Bank, Becomes Newtown Social Club

The Sando Controversially Sold By Bank, Becomes Newtown Social Club

Sydney’s Sandringham Hotel in Newtown, affectionally known as The Sando to locals, will continue to play host to live music for years to come after receivers...

Diviney 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Diviney 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Ex-Short Stack front man, Shaun Diviney has just announced some informal gigs to showcase his new songs and band to his legion of Australian fans that...

The Smith Street Band Announce Homecoming Gig

The Smith Street Band Announce Homecoming Gig

Melbourne’s much-loved punk rock party starters THE SMITH STREET BAND are heading home next month, after making a million new friends on maiden tours to China...

New Year’s At The Espy Announces More Acts

New Year’s At The Espy Announces More Acts

Following on from the awesome announcement that Spiderbait and Something For Kate will be double headlining the Espy on Monday 31 December, a second round of...

Melbourne Loses Another Live Music Venue In The North

Melbourne Loses Another Live Music Venue In The North

Following on from news of the closure of Geelong’s The Nash, Victoria’s live music scene will be taking another blow in Melbourne with news that another site...

Melbourne’s Pony Bar To Close With Live Music Marathon

Melbourne’s Pony Bar To Close With Live Music Marathon

Following on from news that Melbourne’s late-night institution Pony announced that they would be closing operations after 12 years of scintillating 2am shows (and many, many bleary-eyed morning...

Port Fairy Folk Music Festival 2013 Lineup Announced

Port Fairy Folk Music Festival 2013 Lineup Announced

Known as one of the great folk festivals of the world and boasting a line up the was described in 2012  as”mind-blowing” the 37th Port Fairy Folk Music...

New Fan-Made AC/DC Rockumentary Explores Band’s Cultural Impact

New Fan-Made AC/DC Rockumentary Explores Band’s Cultural Impact

As AC/DC fans worldwide patiently await the arrival of the Bon Scott biopic, which is being written and starring a singer from an AC/DC tribute act, two...

Tame Impala Crack US Top 40, Continue Global Domination

Tame Impala Crack US Top 40, Continue Global Domination

It’s looking more and more like Perth’s psychelicious cosmonauts, Tame Impala, will be joining Gotye as Australia’s most ubiquitous international musical ambassador of the year. They...

Music Piracy Joins The Cloud As Labels Struggle To Keep Up

Music Piracy Joins The Cloud As Labels Struggle To Keep Up

With digital music streaming services well and truly booming as an industry earning over $1 billion dollars, combined with the fact that the price of music is now...

Future Music Festival Returns To Asia For 2013

Future Music Festival Returns To Asia For 2013

In wake of the super-star studded lineup announced for next year’s Future Music Festival,which includes headline performances from The Stone Roses and The Prodigy, organisers have...

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