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38 Bands With Annoyingly Similar Names

38 Bands With Annoyingly Similar Names

How frustrating is it when you’re trying to explain to a mate this new band you’ve heard, and their response is ‘yeah, I know them, but...

15 Great Moments From The Sinking Teeth’s National Tour

15 Great Moments From The Sinking Teeth’s National Tour

One of our favourite local punk rock trios The Sinking Teeth recently released the ripper of a single ‘You Can’t Build A Bike Out Of Muffins’, and...

The Top 10 Moments From The Pierce Brothers’ National Tour

The Top 10 Moments From The Pierce Brothers’ National Tour

There isn’t too much left to be said about Australia’s favourite musical siblings The Pierce Brothers that we haven’t already written. In May the Pat and...

The A-Z Guide To Australian Heavy Metal

The A-Z Guide To Australian Heavy Metal

Writer and bonafide metal head Brain Griffin is currently in the process of creating the definitive encyclopedia of Australian heavy metal. The process began when Griffin...

16 Famous Songs Written In 30 Minutes Or Less

16 Famous Songs Written In 30 Minutes Or Less

There’s something really special about moments of intense inspiration, and a lot of musicians speak of them. It’s crazy to think that some of the best...

The 21 Best Fictional Bands Ever

The 21 Best Fictional Bands Ever

So when is a band real? When some mates get together to jam in a garage and start playing in pubs and moving up the greasy...

12 Big Day Out Moments We Won’t Forget

12 Big Day Out Moments We Won’t Forget

With the sad news that Big Day Out, one of Australia’s most iconic and longest-running festivals, won’t be going ahead in 2015 we’ve gotten all misty-eyed and...

The 25 Most Anticipated Albums Of The Second Half Of 2014

The 25 Most Anticipated Albums Of The Second Half Of 2014

Now that we’ve hit the half-way point of the year, with six months of great album releases behind us, it’s time to turn our collective attention...

19 Music Festivals On A Boat You Should Totally Attend

19 Music Festivals On A Boat You Should Totally Attend

We’ve written about some pretty amazing festivals located in picturesque and unique settings before, a few of which have occurred on cruise liners. Music festivals on...

The 25 Highest Grossing Touring Musicians Since 1990

The 25 Highest Grossing Touring Musicians Since 1990

Off the top of your head, can you guess who are some of the highest grossing bands that have toured since 1990? Not as simple as...

Touring Australia With This Wild Life

Touring Australia With This Wild Life

Hailing from Long Beach, CA, This Wild Life is duo Kevin Jordan and Anthony Del Grosso. Jordan and Del Gross grew up in the tightknit DIY...

The 19 Artists Who Have Never Toured Australia Or Are Well Overdue

The 19 Artists Who Have Never Toured Australia Or Are Well Overdue

Queen have just announced their first Australian tour in nearly 30 years while Janelle Monae was “devastated” to cancel her debut headline tour of the country....

12 Great Groovin’ The Moo Moments With Peking Duk

12 Great Groovin’ The Moo Moments With Peking Duk

Peking Duk’s Groovin’ The Moo Tour Diary So the month of May is wrapping up, which means everyone’s favourite regional festival Groovin’ The Moo is completely...

19 Amazing Moments From The Great Escape Festival

19 Amazing Moments From The Great Escape Festival

Since its creation in 2006, the UK’s Great Escape Festival has fast become one of the leading international events for showcasing new and emerging artists. Taking place in...

14 Classic Album Covers As Drawn By Children

14 Classic Album Covers As Drawn By Children

We’ve already seen famous album covers re-created with socks, kittens, and facepaint (ahhh, the internet) and the latest discovery is that classic record sleeves look fantastic when...


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