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19 Aussie Musicians Who Run Their Own Record Labels

19 Aussie Musicians Who Run Their Own Record Labels

They say that necessity is the mother of invention, and when you’re an Australian musician trying to legitimise your craft in an industry of pretenders what...

Gone But Not Forgotten, Musicians You Won’t See At Soundwave 2013

Gone But Not Forgotten, Musicians You Won’t See At Soundwave 2013

Soundwave, Australia’s biggest metal and hardcore music festival, has a bit of a history of bands pulling out out of the event. But the number of cancellations,...

Band Names And The Diseases They’d Be

Band Names And The Diseases They’d Be

“Oh boy, you’ve got a serious case of the Alabama Shakes!” Some band names just sound a little… well, sickly, don’t they? We’ve taken that idea...

25 Music Valentine’s You’d Rather Not Recieve

25 Music Valentine’s You’d Rather Not Recieve

“Roses are Red/Violets Are Blue…” You know what it’s like. You get a lovely Valentine’s Card from your loved one, open it up, and there’s a well-meaning...

Just Another Manic Monday: Songs About Days Of The Week

Just Another Manic Monday: Songs About Days Of The Week

The best songwriters are able to turn the everyday into art, quite literally in the case of these musicians, who’ve been inspired by the days of...

Tone Deaf’s Guide To The Best Music Apps

Tone Deaf’s Guide To The Best Music Apps

There are endless choices out there for filling up your mobile device with all varieties of applications. Games, food apps, exercise apps, photography apps, the list...

Stealing The Show, Covers That Are Better Than The Originals

Stealing The Show, Covers That Are Better Than The Originals

Most people are fans of a good musical cover, but have you ever stopped to consider which ones are better than their originals? From the obvious...

Australia Post Music Legends 2013 Stamps

Australia Post Music Legends 2013 Stamps

To celebrate Australia Day 2013, Australia Post has given Aussie music icons the lick of approval by adding some famous names, bands, and faces by immortalising...

Domo Arigato, Songs About Robots

Domo Arigato, Songs About Robots

Now that we’re in 2013, we can safely say that the future isn’t quite how we humans might have envisioned it 40 or 50 years ago. Flying...

Pump It Up, A Music Guide To Touching Yourself

Pump It Up, A Music Guide To Touching Yourself

We know that rockstars are said to be self-involved, narcissistic, sex fiends, so who better to take advice about self-love from! From the most explicit lyrics about the acts of...

Album Titles And The Movies They Would Be

Album Titles And The Movies They Would Be

Albums more often than not tell a story, but sometimes, the title of a record doesn’t quite corrrespond with its message. We’ve taken some of history’s...

Around The World In 15 Songs

Around The World In 15 Songs

Now that we’re in a brand new year and the travel itch has begun to hit, we thought we’d take you on a journey away from...

A Music Fan’s Collection Of The Worst Album Covers

A Music Fan’s Collection Of The Worst Album Covers

We’ve previously compiled our own list of the worst album covers of all time (actually, there were so many crappy sleeves that we had to make...

Weirdest Collaborations Of 2012

Weirdest Collaborations Of 2012

Few could argue that 2012 was a great year for music. From Australians kicking ass internationally (read: Tame Impala and Gotye) to some great genre-defying hit...

A Music Eulogy – Deaths In Music 2012

A Music Eulogy – Deaths In Music 2012

With each passing year, a number of music greats both familiar and unfamiliar pass from this mortal coil up and on to that Great Gig In...

3rd Annual Readers Poll Results

3rd Annual Readers Poll Results

As 2012′s last breaths are prepared to be drawn, we have no doubt that you the readers, have also had your own breath baited in anticipation...

This Is The End, Songs For The Apocalypse

This Is The End, Songs For The Apocalypse

The end of the world is upon us. Well at least that appears to be the case according to some warped interpretation of the Mayan Calendar....


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