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Justin Finch set to release debut EP

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Sydney musician Justin Finch will release his debut EP Shadows Of The Dying under the moniker of Burden Man tomorrow (May 27). The record is best described [...]

Downsyde drop new single

PERTH, AUSTRALIA: Western Australian based hip hop trio Downsyde have released their new single Richman, which has been plucked from the upcoming full-length album [...]

The Baio Philosophy

Baio has unveiled ‘PHILOSOPHY!’, the debut single from his forthcoming sophomore solo album, Man of the World. Set for release on Friday 30 June, the album was [...]

Off the Grid album debuts at #1

With the debut of their hugely anticipated sixth album Off the Grid, Australian trio Bliss n Eso have knocked the seemingly invincible superpower Ed Sheeran off his 8-week [...]

Feel free to Over-React!

Melbourne’s Over-Reactor are back after a prolonged absence from the Australian music scene with their brand new single BACKBONE and have announced their brand new [...]

÷ World Tour Tickets

Two Grammy Awards, six billion YouTube views, 70 million online followers, hundreds of thousands of tickets sold across four Australian and New Zealand tours, and a firm [...]

Green Buzzard announce East Coast Tour

Off the back of their much praised recent release Space Man Rodeo EP Green Buzzard have announced that the band will be hitting the road next month making their way down the [...]

Laugh, sing and dance at The National

Great classic and contemporary stories await to be told at The National Theatre in 2017. The National Theatre has been a major social, theatrical and architectural landmark [...]

TAKE ME BACK tour announced

Melbourne-based, 70’s rock’n’roll inspired misfits The Velvet Addiction have released their debut single Take Me Back; a swaggering, classic-rock [...]

$40 Lottery Ticket Policy Announced

Winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical, the Grammy for Best Musical Theatre album and four Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, The Book of Mormon has [...]

Chicane at The Ivy

Rodd Richards Presents and Genesis Events are excited to present Chicane, for one exclusive Sydney show, on Sunday 30th October 2016. The English born talent is one of the [...]

Rae of Light

The Melbourne suburb of Fawkner hasn’t produced too many country music stars but with Jasmine Rae it has produced one of the nation’s finest. Darren House spoke to [...]

Singing for your supper

Coming from humble beginnings, world famous pizza chef, Johnny Di Francesco has become one of the most respected chefs in the country. Knowing just how hard it is to start [...]

Garbage release new album

Garbage’s sixth studio album Strange Little Birds is now available in stores and at all digital retailers. The album was recorded and produced by the band (Shirley Manson, [...]

Thick As Thieves

With more than 1 million album and 2.5million single sales worldwide, over 200 million Spotify streams, and sharing the stage with some of world music’s biggest names, The [...]

Rik meets Maisie

by Rik Barnett Today I had the chance to sit down with the magnificent English, singer/songwriter Maisie Johnson. She delightfully answered all of my questions and did so [...]

‘Hoofers’ set to sing in the rain

Melbourne, Australia: Rehearsals are well underway for the opening of the splash-hit West End stage production Singin’ in the Rain, which premieres in May at Melbourne’s [...]

Young, loud and smug

Lille, France: Youthful French blues rockers, The Arrogants, have released the video for the tite track from their debut Album, No Time To Wait. The Arrogants, are part of a [...]

Good Life ’16 about to explode

The biggest party of the Australian summer, Good Life ’16, kicks off in just two days’ time. Since launching in 2010, Good Life has been the hottest festival ticket in [...]

Do yourself a favour

Melbourne, Australia: Molly: Do Yourself A Favour – the 3-disc soundtrack, to the hit Channel Seven TV mini-series MOLLY, has reached number one on the national ARIA [...]

Jesse Hooper appointed head of music

Melbourne, Australia: Four-time ARIA-award-winning songwriter and performer, Jesse Hooper, has taken the position of Head Of Music at boutique music and entertainment [...]

Violent Soho’s new release

Brisbane, Australia: Violent Soho’s have released the single Viceroy, the second offering from the from the band’s fourth LP, Waco, Viceroy was finished during the [...]

A Bowie tribute

The Foundry & Mucho Bravado presents ‘ZIGGY PLAYED GUITAR’: DAVID BOWIE TRIBUTE NIGHT FOR CANCER CHARITY Ziggy played guitar Jamming good with Weird and Gilly [...]

ILLUMI RUN set to light up Australia

Long gone are the days when working out was purely at the gym. 2015 saw a rise in workout trends from HIIT to gymnastic strength training to trampoline fitness and aerial [...]

Sounds from PlanetSOL

Sounds of PlanetSOL is an uplifting and exhilarating musical adventure about feeling, connection and the power of music that will be showing at The Butterfly Club – Carson [...]

The world celebrates Lemmy

Hollywood, USA: The world will come together on Saturday January 9 to celebrate the life of rock legend, Ian ‘Lemmy’ Kilmister. Family and close friends will observe a [...]

Mallets at the ready

Melbourne, Australia: Croquet is a game in which balls are knocked round a course of hoops. The game as we know it now appears to have started in England in the 1850s and [...]

Troye Sivan up close and personal

Sydney, Australia: Troye Sivan has announced two new performances for Sydney and Perth fans in January. His first Australian show will be a homecoming performance at the [...]

More top talent for the AACTA Awards

Sydney, Australia: With just one week to go until Australia’s biggest film and television Awards, more local and international actors and music acts have been announced for [...]

DMA’s debut album out soon

Sydney, Australia: DMA’s is set to release its much anticipated debut album, Hills End, with the record’s international launch date scheduled for February 26. In mid-2013 [...]

Comfort releases Roses

Brisbane’s The Comfort are releasing their brand new single ‘Roses’ on Tuesday December 1. The Comfort are a heartfelt, passionate and genuine trio of guys [...]

R.W. Grace’s EP out soon

Sydney, Australia: Having dropped two game-changing singles, ‘Pluto’ and ‘Shell’, over the past year, Perth-born, Sydney-based artist R.W. Grace is about to release [...]

Jesse Hooper nominated for APRA board

Melbourne, Australia: Jesse Hooper has been nominated to represent Australia’s songwriters and performers as a Writer Director on the APRA board this year. The four-time [...]

Rudimental announce special DJ sets

Sydney, Australia: Alongside their announced Australian headline performances this December, genre-bending UK quartet Rudimental have firmly set their sights on Australian [...]

Straight from the heart

The best music comes from the heart and no better music comes than when our heart is full. This is exactly where Falls new album Omaha was born. It’s been a complicated [...]

Palms’ release new album

Sydney, Australia: Sydney’s Palms will their new album, titled Crazy Track, on October 30. Crazy Rack boasts all the hallmarks of Palms’ melodic, fuzzy and charming 2012 [...]

NZ Villainy heads to Australia

Brisbane, Australia: One of New Zealand’s finest, most lauded and rewarded bands, Villainy, are set to release their new single Syria, into Australia. The filmclip for [...]

When the passion ignites

“When I left school I started college, but being me I didn’t just go to any old college, instead I went to the Ballyfermot Rock School in Dublin. I met loads of great [...]

Lucinda Williams’ new shows

Sydney, Australia: Australia’s love affair with Lucinda Williams continues, with the news that her performance on Monday 7 December at Melbourne’s Forum Theatre is [...]

Father John Misty adds new shows

Melbourne, Australia: With both Meredith Festival and his December 10 sideshow date at The Forum now sold out, Secret Sounds has announced Father John Misty will play a [...]

CHVRCHES drop new single and album

Glasgow, Scotland: CHVRCHES today premiered a new song Clearest Blue, the latest track to be lifted from the band’s forthcoming second album Every Open Eye, due for release [...]

Your invitation to White Night

Brisbane, Australia: In his early days, Hayden Calnin was one of triple j’s next crop artists and has refused to conform to convention and genre. Exploring everything from [...]

The Wrath are here to stay

Sydney, Australia: Tommy Creeper the mic maniac, Spectre Deano and Carina Hellbunny Deluxe on guitar, Jase Hand on drums and The Count on double bass, form the band that is [...]

Bigsound announces new participants

Brisbane, Australia: The full Bigsound picture has been revealed with 101 industry leaders rounding out a massive line-up of talent who will be both sharing knowledge on the [...]

Teramaze signs new album deal

Melbourne, Australia: Progressive Metal ensemble, Teramaze, has signed to Music Theories Recordings (which is a part of the Mascot Label Group), with the band’s first [...]

RW Grace reveals ‘Shell’ video

Sydney, AUSTRALIA: Following the release of new single Shell, RW Grace has revealed the hypnotic video for the track. Premiered by Clash UK, the video takes RW Grace on a [...]

An evening with Mark Seymour

Frontier Touring celebrates Mark Seymour’s 30-year career with three special live performances in August at Sydney’s Factory Theatre, Melbourne’s National Theatre and [...]

The Creases release video for Point

Brisbane, AUSTRALIA: Following the release of their new single Point, The Creases now reveal the video for the catchy track. Created by the band with the help of some trusted [...]

Debut album for Les Mis star

Simon Gleeson is currently starring as Jean Valjean in the acclaimed new production of Cameron Mackintosh’s Les Misérables, which has earned him a 2015 Helpmann Award [...]

Senses Fail to release new album

Influential post-hardcore band Senses Fail will release their sixth studio album titled Pull The Thorns From Your Heart on June 30 via Pure Noise Records/Sony Music [...]

Wolf Alice’s new video

  London, ENGLAND: Following the news of their debut album My Love Is Cool, London’s Wolf Alice has now unveiled the new video to new single Giant Peach – along with [...]

Guards Of May set to release album

Brisbane, AUSTRALIA: Guards of May are at the forefront of the new wave of exciting, pulsing, all-encompassing Australian rock music. Their debut album Future Eyes is due for [...]

Music Victoria inductees nominated

  Olivia Newton-John & John Farnham Melbourne, AUSTRALIA: The Age and Music Victoria have revealed details of The Age Music Victoria tenth Anniversary Hall of Fame [...]

Conrad Sewell tickets go onsale

Brisbane, AUSTRALIA: With a smash hit single in Start Again – currently the #1 track on iTunes in Australia – there’s just no stopping Conrad Sewell, the 25-year-old [...]