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The 11 Biggest Surprise Albums That Nobody Saw Coming

The 11 Biggest Surprise Albums That Nobody Saw Coming

Last week Mr Thom Yorke dropped the surprise solo LP Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes via BitTorrent, and in celebration we decided to put together a list of some of...

The Musicians Behind Your Favourite TV Show Theme Songs

The Musicians Behind Your Favourite TV Show Theme Songs

Often it seems the tunes we get constantly stuck in our heads are those that serve as theme songs to our favourite TV shows. Sometimes, there...

Are You Gonna Go My Way? Questions From Songs Answered

Are You Gonna Go My Way? Questions From Songs Answered

We know that musicians aren’t exactly considered rocket scientists but they sure do pose a lot of questions. Some of them lean towards the metaphorical side...

A Typo By Any Other Name, Bands Who Can’t Spell

A Typo By Any Other Name, Bands Who Can’t Spell

Choosing a band name is a hard business. You need something that’s memorable, stands out from a very dense crowd, yet still has that ‘cool factor’...

The Most Anticipated Albums Of 2013: Second Half Edition

The Most Anticipated Albums Of 2013: Second Half Edition

With the new Queens Of The Stone Age record …Like Clockwork having just been released on iTunes for streaming, we thought it would be the perfect time to...

18 Images Of Daft Punk Unmasked

18 Images Of Daft Punk Unmasked

Daft Punk’s robotic visage has become as an important facet of their popular appeal and ‘cool factor’ as their tunes (even driving fans gaga over recreations...

The 19 Dumbest Rhymes In Song Lyrics

The 19 Dumbest Rhymes In Song Lyrics

We’re as much for artistic license as the next music lover, but for every lyrical genius that pairs two words into a beautiful flowing, meaningful couplet,...

Best Music Hangover Cures

Best Music Hangover Cures

They say music soothes the savage beast, and what unruly creature is more savage than the splitting headache, queasy stomach, dry throat and drier eyes of...

Hey Big Splendour! 20 More Bands We’d Like To See Performing Soundtracks

Hey Big Splendour! 20 More Bands We’d Like To See Performing Soundtracks

Amongst the impressive, weighty list of bands playing Splendour In The Grass for 2013 was one particularly curious addition, that of The Polyphonic Spree performing the...

20 Of The World’s Most Beautiful Record Stores

20 Of The World’s Most Beautiful Record Stores

With another international Record Store Day having just settled, it seems like everyone in town in is still on board for celebrating the beauty of all...

20 Songs For Four Seasons

20 Songs For Four Seasons

With the weather cooling down and everyone rugging up for winter, it’s hard not to think of seasons past. Well in an attempt to aid the nostalgia we’ve...

A Tribute To Storm Thorgerson

A Tribute To Storm Thorgerson

Following the sad news that of graphic designer and visual artist Storm Thorgerson’s passing, we put together a selection of our favourite artwork of the great...

Our Guide To Record Store Day 2013

Our Guide To Record Store Day 2013

Record Store Day is just around the corner and it’s the one day that all independently owned record stores come together with artists to celebrate all...

The Most Anticipated Albums Of 2013: Part 1

The Most Anticipated Albums Of 2013: Part 1

2012 was a great year musically, both domestically and locally, but what’s past is past and now it’s time to look forward. 2013 is closing in...

Songs Of Westeros: A Game Of Thrones Playlist

Songs Of Westeros: A Game Of Thrones Playlist

The HBO adaptation of George R. R. Martin’s A Song Of Ice And Fire has quickly earned itself a cult following after just two seasons with...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Bluesfest 2013 Lineup

10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Bluesfest 2013 Lineup

It’s the festival everyone’s been waiting for. After countless additions to the bill and what is quite possibly the biggest lineup Australia has ever seen, Byron Bay Bluesfest has finally...

15 Bizarre Facts Science Has Taught Us About Music

15 Bizarre Facts Science Has Taught Us About Music

Albert Einstein once said, “If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in...


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