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12 Weird Christmas Albums You Won’t Believe Exist

12 Weird Christmas Albums You Won’t Believe Exist

The good old Christmas album, much like Christmas itself, is mostly all about the money. Artists don’t pump out generic covers of carols because they love...

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...

Stuck For Mother’s Day? Here’s What 18 Aussie Musicians Are Getting Their Mums

Stuck For Mother’s Day? Here’s What 18 Aussie Musicians Are Getting Their Mums

So this Sunday is Mother’s Day and we wanted to know what some of Australia’s musicians would be getting (or doing for) their dear old mum...

The 8 Aussie Bands That Are Cracking America

The 8 Aussie Bands That Are Cracking America

Following on from USA Today selecting five Australian acts they tipped to crack America, naming Hottest 100 champion Vance Joy, folk favourites Boy & Bear, Sydney-born-LA-bred rapper Iggy...

The 17 Artists You Need To See At Splendour In The Grass 2014

The 17 Artists You Need To See At Splendour In The Grass 2014

The team at Splendour In The Grass can’t stop the good vibes flowing, having announced a further three giant acts to join the already 83-strong list...

Your A-Z Guide To The Splendour In The Grass 2014 Lineup

Your A-Z Guide To The Splendour In The Grass 2014 Lineup

With the full Splendour In The Grass 2014 lineup now officially revealed, we’ve set about the exhaustive task of looking at every single one of the...

8 Classic Album Covers Redone As Amazing Face Paint

8 Classic Album Covers Redone As Amazing Face Paint

We all know face painting is a great addition to stage theatrics, hell who would KISS be without their patented black and white make-up? But what...

19 Aussie Bands We Really Miss

19 Aussie Bands We Really Miss

It’s easy to get distracted by the constant stream of new and exciting music that’s constantly emerging, but when we stop and think about the Aussie...

The Flipside Of 16 Iconic Album Covers

The Flipside Of 16 Iconic Album Covers

Have you ever wondered what lies on the other side of your favourite album art covers? How were The Beatles able to cross Abbey Road without...

Your A-Z Guide To Record Store Day 2014 In Australia

Your A-Z Guide To Record Store Day 2014 In Australia

Record Store Day 2014 is set for this Saturday 19th April, as retailers, fans, and music lovers alike come together to celebrate independent record stores, vinyl,...

24 Must-Have Music Books Every Collection Needs

24 Must-Have Music Books Every Collection Needs

They say you should never judge a book by its cover, far better to judge it on its musical merits we say. So, we decided it...

Dad Recreates 14 Classic Album Covers With His Two Cute Sons

Dad Recreates 14 Classic Album Covers With His Two Cute Sons

Dads are usually the most embarrassing members of any family, and their jokes are notoriously the most cringe-worthy type of comedy to exist. However, American dad...

12 Google Street Views Of Classic Album Covers

12 Google Street Views Of Classic Album Covers

Whatever happened to those locations where our favourite record sleeves were shot? Do you wonder what Abbey Road looks like today? What about that street Bob...

11 Of Your Favourite Rappers As Cartoon Characters

11 Of Your Favourite Rappers As Cartoon Characters

Have you ever wondered what your favourite rapper would look like if they were a cartoon character? Well, unless you’ve got way too much space in your...

The 11 Greatest Pranks In Music

The 11 Greatest Pranks In Music

In what has grown to be quite a time-honoured tradition, musicians and media publications have long relished on April 1st, better known as April Fools Day,...

30 Great Moments From Boy & Bear’s Worldwide Tour

30 Great Moments From Boy & Bear’s Worldwide Tour

The year of 2014 for Australia’s own folk-extraordinaire’s Boy & Bear has been insane. Since the release of their sophomore record Harlequin Dream of 2013, the...


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