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Australian Promoters, Venues And Festivals Amongst The Most Successful In The World

Australian Promoters, Venues And Festivals Amongst The Most Successful In The World

If you needed any more proof that we’re all living in one of the world’s most prominent live music hubs, industry bible Billboard recently unveiled their...

Replacement Announced After Another International Act Drops Out Of Beyond The Valley Lineup

Replacement Announced After Another International Act Drops Out Of Beyond The Valley Lineup

Following the departure of Queens rhyme-slinger Action Bronson from the highly anticipated inaugural Beyond The Valley lineup, organisers have now confirmed that producer Sinjin Hawke has...

Groovin The Moo 2015 Dates Announced

Groovin The Moo 2015 Dates Announced

It’s that time of year again, the time that punters in rural Australia lose sleep over and punters in the cities start planning road trips for,...

Laneway Festival 2015 Lineup Gets Bigger

Laneway Festival 2015 Lineup Gets Bigger

Thought the St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival 2015 lineup couldn’t possibly get any more awesome than it already was? Well, organisers have now announced the winners of...

Vote Now In Our Fifth Annual Readers Poll

Vote Now In Our Fifth Annual Readers Poll

It’s been an interesting 12 months for music both at home in abroad, and with 2015 fast approaching, we thought it might be time to slow...

Three Stunning New Aussie Live Music Venues Have Just Opened

Three Stunning New Aussie Live Music Venues Have Just Opened

It’s been a pretty intense year for Australia and live music venues, having seen both the arrival and the departure of many musician performing spaces. Thankfully...

Worth A Combined $5.8 Billion, These Are The 10 Richest Musicians In The World

Worth A Combined $5.8 Billion, These Are The 10 Richest Musicians In The World

With the end of 2014 nigh, there are many end-of-year lists surfacing on the internet, and one that particularly struck our interest was one that compiled the...

Cowards Gang-Bash Punters Outside Aussie Live Music Venue, Help Catch Them

Cowards Gang-Bash Punters Outside Aussie Live Music Venue, Help Catch Them

In yet another severely unfortunate explication of why we can’t have nice things, a Melbourne venue was recently the scene of an assault that resulted in...

Aussie Band Help Launch Amazing Cancer Survivor Initiative That Needs Your Support

Aussie Band Help Launch Amazing Cancer Survivor Initiative That Needs Your Support

Scar Stories is a remarkable Australian charity organisation that benefits young adult cancer survivors, not only through raising funds and awareness but through empowering survivors with...

Watch Everybody At Stereosonic Get Trolled By This Fake DJ

Watch Everybody At Stereosonic Get Trolled By This Fake DJ

This year’s instalment of Stereosonic has been marked by incidents both unfortunate and absolutely legendary. We think you’ll agree with us that this video from photographer...

It’s Official, Palace Theatre So Badly Damaged By Shameless Owner It Can’t Be Saved

It’s Official, Palace Theatre So Badly Damaged By Shameless Owner It Can’t Be Saved

In what may prove the final nail in the coffin of Melbourne’s besieged Palace Theatre, an independent heritage consultant has found that recent internal damage wrought...

Watch Peking Duk Cook The Stereosonic Crowd With This Epic Track

Watch Peking Duk Cook The Stereosonic Crowd With This Epic Track

If there’s one track that defines the sound of ’90s dance culture, it has to be ‘Sandstorm’ by Finnish producer, Darude, and at Stereosonic over the weekend, the timeless...

Man Overdoses At Stereosonic, As 13 Hospitalised, 221 Charged

Man Overdoses At Stereosonic, As 13 Hospitalised, 221 Charged

NSW Police have issued a press statement expressing their disappointment after 221 Stereosonic revellers were charged with drug offences during the festival’s Sydney leg over the...

Kanye West Fan Creates Two-Hour Yeezus Tour Film Out Of Fan Footage

Kanye West Fan Creates Two-Hour Yeezus Tour Film Out Of Fan Footage

While many Kanye West fans are eagerly awaiting the rapper’s forthcoming concert film directed by music video legend Hype Williams, which documents the hit-maker’s divisive tour...

Here’s The Undeniable Proof That Sniffer Dogs At Music Festivals Are A Failure

Here’s The Undeniable Proof That Sniffer Dogs At Music Festivals Are A Failure

The use of drug-detecting sniffer dogs at music festivals and the efficacy of the police operations employing them have been in the spotlight for several months...

Watch This DJ Push A Speaker Onto Annoying Fan Filming On Her Phone

Watch This DJ Push A Speaker Onto Annoying Fan Filming On Her Phone

Let us put a question to you, what is the most annoying crowd behaviour you’ve witnessed at a gig? For us, it’s idiots who feel the...

Triple J Have Picked The Doctor’s Replacement, As More Hosts “Fuck Off”

Triple J Have Picked The Doctor’s Replacement, As More Hosts “Fuck Off”

Following the announcement that Triple J’s longtime Drive host, Lindsay ‘The Doctor’ McDougall, will be leaving the national youth network some time this month, the station...

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