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New Aussie Heavy Music Festival Lineup Announced With Camping

New Aussie Heavy Music Festival Lineup Announced With Camping

2014 has been the year of the boutique music festival, with the festival calendar welcoming a plethora of new and unique music offerings to take the...

Laneway 2015 Dates & Venues Announced Amidst Lineup Leaks

Laneway 2015 Dates & Venues Announced Amidst Lineup Leaks

The Laneway Festival, which turned 10 this year, has officially announced the 2015 Australasian festival dates and venue details. It’s been a decade since Danny Rogers...

Move Over Kyle Sandilands, The Most Offensive Female Musician Interview Yet

Move Over Kyle Sandilands, The Most Offensive Female Musician Interview Yet

Earlier this year, Sydney-via-LA producer Anna Lunoe decried the inappropriate attitudes towards female musicians after being the subject of a borderline sexist interview, calling for an end to the...

Meredith 2014 Lineup Gets Bigger, Officially Sold Out

Meredith 2014 Lineup Gets Bigger, Officially Sold Out

The full Meredith Music Festival 2014 lineup has been announced and the crown jewel of Victoria’s summer music calendar has once again delivered a characteristically enviable...

Kanye West Yeezus Pop Up Shop Opens In Melbourne

Kanye West Yeezus Pop Up Shop Opens In Melbourne

The world’s gone pop up mad and the music community isn’t immune to the phenomena; from pop up live music venues, to the One Direction pop...

Daniel Lee Kendall Announces National Australian Tour 2014

Daniel Lee Kendall Announces National Australian Tour 2014

To celebrate the release of his debut album “Daniel Lee Kendall Is Dead”, Daniel Lee Kendall is set to embark on TheFuneral Tour this November. Taking inBrisbane, Melbourne, the Central Coast and Sydney respectively, this tour marks...

Aussie Rapper Gives The Worst Lip Sync Performance Ever

Aussie Rapper Gives The Worst Lip Sync Performance Ever

At the beginning of this year, rapper Iggy Azalea was pegged among a handful of Aussie artists set to crack America, and now the Aussie-bred, LA-based musician has...

Violent Soho, Chet Faker Lead AIR Awards 2014 Nominations

Violent Soho, Chet Faker Lead AIR Awards 2014 Nominations

The AIR Awards 2014 nominations have been revealed as the Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR) unveils the list of artists up for a gong at...

Gene Simmons Declares Rock Dead, Except For Tame Impala

Gene Simmons Declares Rock Dead, Except For Tame Impala

Gene Simmons is Rock N Roll’s equivalent to that uncle who comes over every Christmas and subjects everyone to his verbal diarrhoea that switches between bat...

The Million Dollar Record Label Theft, & How It Came Crashing Down

The Million Dollar Record Label Theft, & How It Came Crashing Down

It’s not uncommon to hear about record labels ripping off bands by failing to pay royalties or using other kinds of financial trickery. But it’s not...

Massive Win By Melbourne’s Live Music Scene Against Developers

Massive Win By Melbourne’s Live Music Scene Against Developers

After ongoing delays on long-held promises, the Melbourne live music scene has at last getting some of the protection it needs from noise complaints and encroaching...

Triple J Say They Won’t Play Bliss N Eso Following Misogyny Backlash

Triple J Say They Won’t Play Bliss N Eso Following Misogyny Backlash

The dust is beginning to settle on the fury surrounding offensive comments made by one half of Aussie hip hop group Bliss N Eso earlier this...

Aussie Musician Pens Must-Read Open Letter On Misogyny In Music

Aussie Musician Pens Must-Read Open Letter On Misogyny In Music

The local hip hop community has been in the spotlight this week following the backlash against Bliss N Eso after a series of offensive instagram photos by MC Eso....

New Boutique Camping Aussie Music Festival Announced For New Years

New Boutique Camping Aussie Music Festival Announced For New Years

This year has officially been the year of the boutique music festival, with a number of fresh upstarts picking up the pieces left as some of...

Sheppard 2014 National Australian Tour Announced

Sheppard 2014 National Australian Tour Announced

With the highest selling Australian single for 2014 under their belt with “Geronimo”, local band Sheppard headed to Europe in July for the first steps on their journey...

Proof The Sydney Lockout Has Made The City More Dangerous

Proof The Sydney Lockout Has Made The City More Dangerous

Sydney’s live music venues have been suffering all year under the oppression of tough lockout laws that were rushed through Parliament in January. The city’s music scene has put up...

Gotye And His Bandmates To Enter Politics, & They Want Your Vote

Gotye And His Bandmates To Enter Politics, & They Want Your Vote

Peter Garrett might be out of parliament (and turning down Midnight Oil reunion offers) but following on from the likes of Rose Tattoo’s Angry Anderson and country music...

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