10,000 Maitreya Punters Left High & Dry After Council Pulls Pin Weeks Out

10,000 Maitreya Punters Left High & Dry After Council Pulls Pin Weeks Out

Victoria’s Maitreya Festival was set to return to Wooroonook Lakes next month, but may not be proceeding after Buloke Shire Council intervened and declined to

Cherry Rock 2016 Announce Insane Full Lineup

Cherry Rock 2016 Announce Insane Full Lineup

This May, Melbourne’s beloved Cherry Bar will be hosting the 10th birthday edition of “Australia’s only dedicated rock n roll street festival”, CherryRock, and now


Turns Out, Rihanna’s New ‘Platinum’ Album Has Only Sold 460 Copies

Turns Out, Rihanna’s New ‘Platinum’ Album Has Only Sold 460 Copies

After much eager anticipation and a totally botched release, Rihanna’s long-awaited eighth album, ANTi, finally founds its way into the arms of fans last week,


Australia’s Best Comedians To Celebrate Three Years Of Yarraville Laughs

Australia’s Best Comedians To Celebrate Three Years Of Yarraville Laughs

Yarraville Laughs is set to celebrate three years of providing Melburnians with top-notch comedy by putting on ten of Australia’s best comedians for a bumper


Stereosonic Release Statement After Parent Company Goes Bankrupt

Stereosonic Release Statement After Parent Company Goes Bankrupt

The organisers of Stereosonic have issued a statement in the wake of bankruptcy proceedings for SFX, the global EDM concert giant that acts at Stereosonic’s


RÜFÜS Announce Huge 2016 National Tour

RÜFÜS Announce Huge 2016 National Tour

Dance floor kings RÜFÜS are on a serious roll. Fresh off some very high entries in triple j’s Hottest 100 and the release of their


In Defence Of Mothership Events

In Defence Of Mothership Events

If you haven’t heard, last weekend saw a disastrous public event unravel in Sydney. This time, locals are incensed about the mismanagement of the Yaks


That Time Triple J Tried To Rig The Hottest 100 Themselves

That Time Triple J Tried To Rig The Hottest 100 Themselves

People complain a lot that triple j’s Hottest 100 doesn’t feature enough rock and roll nor enough Aussie artists, but it seems that even when


The Dandy Warhols Announce New Album, Share First Single

The Dandy Warhols Announce New Album, Share First Single

The Dandy Warhols have announced their triumphant return, complete with a brand new album, Distortland. The band’s ninth studio effort will be on Friday, 8th


The Briggs & Thelma Plum Saga Just Keeps Getting Uglier

The Briggs & Thelma Plum Saga Just Keeps Getting Uglier

Just when we thought 2016 might be a chance to start over fresh and have a go at this whole ‘living in unity’ thing, two


Cat Power 2016 Australian Tour Postponed

Cat Power 2016 Australian Tour Postponed

Cat Power has announced the cancellation of her upcoming Australian tour dates, citing health reasons. In a statement, tour promoters insisted the cancelled dates would


Local Band Cub Sport Announce National Karaoke Competition

Local Band Cub Sport Announce National Karaoke Competition

To celebrate the release of their new single ‘I Can’t Save You’, Cub Sport are giving fans a chance to pit themselves against vocalist Tim


Empire Of The Sun Get First US Hit Eight Years Later

Empire Of The Sun Get First US Hit Eight Years Later

If you’ve taken a look at the Billboard Hot 100 chart lately (we know you have), you’ve probably noticed that Australian synth-pop duo Empire of


BASSINTHEGRASS Drop Impressive 2016 Lineup

BASSINTHEGRASS Drop Impressive 2016 Lineup

Darwin’s beloved BASSINTHEGRASS festival has announced another ripper of a lineup, this time set to bring the likes of Angus & Julia Stone, Bliss N


Radio Birdman Announce 2016 National Tour

Radio Birdman Announce 2016 National Tour

One of the most influential and respected bands ever to come out of Australia, Radio Birdman will return to Australian stages later this year for


Guy Pretends To Be Bradley Cooper, Gets To DJ In A Club

Guy Pretends To Be Bradley Cooper, Gets To DJ In A Club

Matt Katzenbach is a guy who really looks like Bradley Cooper. You may have recently read about him. You know the Bradley Cooper lookalike who’s


The Cat Empire Announce 2016 East Coast Tour

The Cat Empire Announce 2016 East Coast Tour

The Cat Empire recently reminded us all of why we first fell in love with them with the infectious ‘Wolves’, the first taste of their




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