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Taylor Swift Track That’s Just 8 Seconds Of Static Goes #1

Taylor Swift Track That’s Just 8 Seconds Of Static Goes #1

We know that the world simply cannot get enough of pop-country superstar Taylor Swift, however fans in Canada have just taken their obsession to a whole...

Melodie Nelson 2012 Tour Announced

Melodie Nelson 2012 Tour Announced

Melodie Nelson, the solo moniker of Sydney musician Lia Tsamoglou, will launch her sophomore album To The Dollhouse at The Raval in Sydney on Friday 16...

MxPx 2013 Australian Tour Announced

MxPx 2013 Australian Tour Announced

2012 has been as big a year as any for ageless Bremerton, Washington trio MxPx. They served up their first full-length in five years in the...

Bluesfest 2013 Announce First Sideshows

Bluesfest 2013 Announce First Sideshows

The Bluesfest line-up is already proving to be the hottest festival ticket in town after two major lineup announcements, but as the festival’s promoter Peter Noble promised in...

Allans Billy Hyde’s Entire Workforce Sacked As Efforts To Sell Business Fail

Allans Billy Hyde’s Entire Workforce Sacked As Efforts To Sell Business Fail

Following the shock news that Australia’s largest chain of music retailers, Allans Billy Hyde, was going into receivership, causing a collapse which saw hundreds losing their jobs amidst...

Song Lyric Website Fined $6.6M For Copyright Infringement, Sets Dangerous Precedent

Song Lyric Website Fined $6.6M For Copyright Infringement, Sets Dangerous Precedent

Just as MySpace is readying to make a re-energized comeback onto the social networking scene, one of its co-founders is being forced to pay $US 6.6...

Album Sales Down As Gotye Named Highest Selling Single Of 2012

Album Sales Down As Gotye Named Highest Selling Single Of 2012

While album sales continue to decline because of an accelerating drop in CD sales, the digital track has passed the billion-unit mark for the first time this...

Five Aussie Music Venues Named In World’s 100 Most Popular

Five Aussie Music Venues Named In World’s 100 Most Popular

You’d be forgiven for thinking that the live music scene here in Australia is all gloom and doom with the recent spat of venues shutting up...

Council Enforce Bizarre Music Ban Ahead Of St Kilda Local Elections

Council Enforce Bizarre Music Ban Ahead Of St Kilda Local Elections

Local council in Melbourne’s affluent suburb and (once) thriving music hub, St Kilda are at it again. Following their rescue of the popular music-focussed St Kilda Festival...

Chet Faker Wins Big At Independent Music Awards 2012

Chet Faker Wins Big At Independent Music Awards 2012

The 7th Annual Independent Music Awards took place last night at Kensington’s Revolt space as the music industry gathered to celebrate Australia’s finest independent talent in...

Aussie Acts Cover Classic Nuggets For 40th Anniversary

Aussie Acts Cover Classic Nuggets For 40th Anniversary

Nuggets: Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era: 1965-1968 – or more simply put, just Nuggets – is arguably the most influential compilation in music history....

New Aussie Music Festival Announced Featuring Icehouse

New Aussie Music Festival Announced Featuring Icehouse

Who is Trevor? That’s the question posed by the organisers behind a brand new music festival that’s being staged at Philip Island in January 2013 Turns...

Joe Pug 2012 Australian Tour Announced

Joe Pug 2012 Australian Tour Announced

Some foreign visitors to Australian shores strike up an immediate affinity with the country. Take emerging young Chicagoan troubadour Joe Pug, for instance. Since his inaugural...

Hits & Pits 2013 First Lineup Announced

Hits & Pits 2013 First Lineup Announced

The 2013 Hits & Pits Touring Mini-Festival proudly presented and brought to you by Collateral Manage Co & Bombshellzine – will take aim on Australia in...

Sarah Blasko 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Sarah Blasko 2013 Australian Tour Announced

Sarah Blasko will perform with a 40-piece orchestra in the Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House on Sunday 17 February as part of a national tour in...

Omar Lye Fook 2012 Australian Tour Dates Announced

Omar Lye Fook 2012 Australian Tour Dates Announced

Internationally acclaimed British soul singer/song writer and multi instrumentalist OMAR LYE FOOK, known as Omar, is a classically trained musician crafting his skills in piano, percussion...

PBS Announce Cup Day Kaos 2012

PBS Announce Cup Day Kaos 2012

Ding Dong Lounge and PBS 106.7FM have joined forces for the third resurrection of the mighty Cup Day Kaos! This Cup Day, Tuesday November 6th, catch...

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