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Street Poster Wars As Arsonist Strikes In Brazen Attack

Street Poster Wars As Arsonist Strikes In Brazen Attack

Street posters are part of the fabric of the local music scene in Melbourne, seen on many street corners throughout the city promoting the latest record...

Album Sales Plummet To New All-Time Low, And They’re Getting Worse

Album Sales Plummet To New All-Time Low, And They’re Getting Worse

The music world needs a blockbuster album, and quick smart, because 2014 is officially becoming the worst year for album sales on record as they hit...

Falls Festival 2014 Ticketing Meltdown Leaves Fans Furious

Falls Festival 2014 Ticketing Meltdown Leaves Fans Furious

Ballot tickets for this year’s Falls Festival went on sale yesterday morning but fans attempting to secure their coveted multi-day passes to the annual New Years...

Gossling Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Gossling Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Melbourne-native Gossling is winning fans across the world with her uniquely delicate voice and sultry indie-pop tunes. After a series of sold-out intimate showcases across the...

Inside The World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Factory

Inside The World’s Biggest Vinyl Record Factory

There’s no denying the mass resurgence of vinyl in recent years, and from a sales perspective, the signs are everywhere: the year-on-year success of the annual Record...

The Smith Street Band Australian Tour 2014 Announced

The Smith Street Band Australian Tour 2014 Announced

The Smith Street Band Australian Tour 2014 has been announced as the beloved Melbourne passion punk-smiths hit the road in support of their forthcoming new album....

Who’s Going To Kyle Sandilands’ Music Festival? Yeah, That’s Right

Who’s Going To Kyle Sandilands’ Music Festival? Yeah, That’s Right

It’s been an interesting time for music festivals in Australia, with the consolidation of the major music festivals, and the explosion of new and fresh boutique...

The 10 Richest Bassists In The World

The 10 Richest Bassists In The World

It’s well known that lead singers and guitarists in bands get all the attention, and glory, while bassists are often the punch line of a joke....

This Is The Cruelest Musician Interview We’ve Ever Seen

This Is The Cruelest Musician Interview We’ve Ever Seen

Interviews with musicians are a tricky affair, and can go very wrong very quickly. The worst case scenario eventuates when interviewers haven’t done any research, when...

Aussie Music Festival Reveals The Most Insane VIP Camping Options Ever

Aussie Music Festival Reveals The Most Insane VIP Camping Options Ever

With the diverse inaugural lineup announced and tickets are already on sale, Beyond The Valley has now revealed the full pricing details and options for those looking for...

Shihad Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Shihad Australian Tour 2014 Announced

A Shihad Australian Tour 2014 has been announced as the heavy hitting Kiwi rockers take their latest, and perhaps most brutal album on the road. Shihad’s ninth...

ATO Targeting Aussie Musicians In Tax Crackdown

ATO Targeting Aussie Musicians In Tax Crackdown

Are you a recording artist who makes your income from your music output? Well consider this caution: declare or beware. The Australian Tax Office (ATO) is cracking...

Hilltop Hoods Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Hilltop Hoods Australian Tour 2014 Announced

A Hilltop Hoods Australian Tour 2014 has been announced, as the premier hip hop crew lock in a mammoth national tour in support of their latest album....

St Kilda Festival 2015 Set To Charge Entry Fee For Main Stage

St Kilda Festival 2015 Set To Charge Entry Fee For Main Stage

Thought it has proudly billed itself as Australia’s largest free music event for many years, next year’s St Kilda Festival could be the first to charge punters...

Yacht Club DJs Farewell Australian Tour 2014 Announced

Yacht Club DJs Farewell Australian Tour 2014 Announced

The Yacht Club DJs Australian Tour 2014 has been announced as the country’s mashup maestros embark on a final farewell trek before officially calling it quits....

This List Of The 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs Of All Time Will Confuse You

This List Of The 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs Of All Time Will Confuse You

What are the most iconic guitar riffs of all time? That was the question put to the UK as part of BBC’s celebration of the instrument in a...

Mark The Date, First Bluesfest 2015 Lineup Announcement Coming

Mark The Date, First Bluesfest 2015 Lineup Announcement Coming

Brace yourself, the date for the first Bluesfest 2015 lineup announcement has been locked in for next week while the annual festival is on track for...

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