Aussie Musicians Plan Mass Protest Against Arts Budget Cuts

Aussie Musicians Plan Mass Protest Against Arts Budget Cuts

The organisers of a new movement dubbed #FreeTheArts have called upon artists, arts workers, and lovers and patrons of the sector to engage in a

Meet The Irish Lads Making A Fortune Impersonating Daft Punk

Meet The Irish Lads Making A Fortune Impersonating Daft Punk

Contrary to what you might think, there’s money to be made in the tribute band circuit. While you may scoff at the wannabes dressing up


Soulfest 2015 Drops Massive Lineup

Soulfest 2015 Drops Massive Lineup

Following on from their highly successful inaugural year, the organisers of “Australia’s first ever neo-soul, jazz and hip-hop festival” have now announced the dates and


Top Local Music Photographers To Be Showcased In Melbourne Exhibition

Top Local Music Photographers To Be Showcased In Melbourne Exhibition

Following a successful inaugural event last year, the Wide Eyed Live annual music photography exhibition is coming back with a stacked exhibition for Volume Two,


The Votes Are In, Here Are Your Incredible She Who Rocks Supports

The Votes Are In, Here Are Your Incredible She Who Rocks Supports

At the beginning of the year, two of the most acclaimed and powerful rock and roll entities in Australia announced that they’re going their own


Band Get Sweet Revenge On Magazine Who Ripped Off Their Music Video

Band Get Sweet Revenge On Magazine Who Ripped Off Their Music Video

Whoever does social media for Sidewalk Magazine, a UK-based skateboarding outlet, is having a seriously bad day. Reddit users in uproar over the magazine’s alleged


Help This Band Recover Gear Stolen During Melbourne Gig

Help This Band Recover Gear Stolen During Melbourne Gig

New Zealand rockers Mi-Sex have taken to social media in the hopes of recovering bassist Don Martin’s beloved four-string, which went missing during the second


Vance Joy Just Made Australian Music History

Vance Joy Just Made Australian Music History

Australians wave your patriotic flag high – we just claimed back a musical title that has been in the hands of the US, and we


Here’s Your First Glimpse At The Controversial Amy Winehouse Doco

Here’s Your First Glimpse At The Controversial Amy Winehouse Doco

Despite the fact that her family have removed themselves from the project, condemning it for containing “basic untruths”, Asif Kapadia’s documentary on the life of Amy


How Much Time People Actually Spend On Their Phones At Concerts

How Much Time People Actually Spend On Their Phones At Concerts

We all know that concertgoers spend way too much time on their mobile phones and not enough time, you know, actually watching the concert, but


Daniel Johns Hospitalised After Sydney Night Out

Daniel Johns Hospitalised After Sydney Night Out

Aussie rock royalty, Daniel Johns, was taken to hospital on a stretcher last Friday night after a rather nasty tumble outside a Sydney bar. The former Silverchair


Guns N’ Roses Accused Of Ripping Off Aussie Classic On ‘Sweet Child O’ Mine’

Guns N’ Roses Accused Of Ripping Off Aussie Classic On ‘Sweet Child O’ Mine’

If the past couple months have been any indication, the recently concluded ‘Blurred Lines’ trial has sent shockwaves through the music industry not seen since


Spotify Have Got Big New Expansion Plans, But Not With Music

Spotify Have Got Big New Expansion Plans, But Not With Music

Music streaming service, Spotify, has stirred the music industry pot since its inception back in 2006, and it looks like its about to rouse more


Adam Levine Got Sugar Bombed Outside Jimmy Kimmel Live

Adam Levine Got Sugar Bombed Outside Jimmy Kimmel Live

Because our favourite column, the trashcan, only runs every fortnight, we couldn’t ignore this hilarious piece of rubbish news that’s sure to end your week with


Mastermind Turns Nick Cave’s ‘Red Right Hand’ Into A Nightmarish Dr Seuss Book

Mastermind Turns Nick Cave’s ‘Red Right Hand’ Into A Nightmarish Dr Seuss Book

If there’s one man you do/n’t want reading your children their bedtime stories, it’s our very own Prince of Darkness, Nick Cave, however it looks like


De La Soul Just Had The Second Highest Music Kickstarter Campaign Ever

De La Soul Just Had The Second Highest Music Kickstarter Campaign Ever

Despite some initial reservations, genre-bending hip-hop pioneers De La Soul recently decided to give crowdfunding a try, having seen the success that director Spike Lee


Mark Ronson Sampled An Aussie Band On His New Song

Mark Ronson Sampled An Aussie Band On His New Song

Mark Ronson will soon be touching down in our great sunburnt country to perform at the eagerly anticipated return of Splendour In The Grass and




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