Discover 7 Australian Festivals That Take You Off The Beaten Track
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Festival Photos: The Plot - Parramatta Park, Sydney (18.11.17)

Belinda Dipalo, November 20, 2017

The Plot brought a great line up of Australian and international visitors out to Sydney's Parramatta Park on the weekend, with the crowds being able to dance and get down to artist...
Interview: Press Club provide their camping tips ahead of Festival of the Sun

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 20, 2017

With Festival of the Sun soon approaching, punters are invited to get space-y as the Outer Space theme for this year is bound to produce some great moments out in Port Macquarie. ...
Single of the Day: Miguel "Pineapple Skies" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 20, 2017

Miguel's new album WAR & LEISURE is just weeks off release, being put out in Australia through ByStorm Entertainment/RCA Records and Sony Music Australia on December 1st. The ...
Festival Photos: Mullum Music Festival (Day Two) - Mullumbimby (17.11.17)

Bruce Baker, November 20, 2017

The second day and night of this year's Mullum Music Festival brought A-grade talent out to the regional NSW town, including Marlon Williams, All Our Exes Live in Texas, Wallis ...
Win a copy of Sia's new album, Everyday Is Christmas!

Sabina Rysnik, November 20, 2017

Singer/songwriter/producer/hitmaker and eight time Grammy Award nominee Sia recently released her first-ever holiday album, Everyday Is Christmas, earlier this month via Monkey Puz...
Discover 7 Australian Festivals That Take You Off The Beaten Track

Jessica McSweeney, November 20, 2017

When reading most music festival guides, you'll see the same massive national festival popping up. Getting out of the major cities, there is a plethora of boutique and indie festiv...

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MILD WEST and Imbi The Girl join Festival of the Sun next month

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 17, 2017

Some changes and new announcements have gone down at Festival of the Sun HQ this week, as the festival nears kick off for another year out in Port Macquarie in December. Due to ...
Review: Unsound Adelaide kicks off strong with gorgeous displays in the Botanic Gardens Conservatory

Matthew Dredge, November 17, 2017

The first event for Unsound 2017 Adelaide takes place in the delightful Botanic Gardens Bicentennial Conservatory. Surprisingly, it is the first amplified sound event that has ever...
Cut Copy's Australian tour is an absolute must; tickets on sale now!

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 16, 2017

Cut Copy's return has been one I know I've been hanging out for, for a long time. A lot of fond memories are attached to this group; not only were they one of the first Australian ...
Kate Miller-Heidke returns to the Australian tour scene with a string quartet in tow

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 16, 2017

Easily one of the country's best and ever-intriguing vocalists, queen Kate Miller-Heidke is returning to venues around the country early next year. Pouring new arrangements in...
Oh Wonder mark debut visit to Adelaide with Sydney City Limits sideshow news

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 16, 2017

One of our favourite groups out of London in Oh Wonder will be returning to Australia next year for Sydney City Limits and have been awesome enough to lock in some headline shows...
A Reminder: A Weekend in the Gardens offers up possibly the best way to spend your weekend in Melbourne

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 15, 2017

Starting on Friday, A Weekend in The Gardens is giving Melbourne music lovers three days of prime live music. From one of Australia's greatest songwriters in Paul Kelly, to some ...

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Review: Robin Fox illluminates Thebarton Theatre during Unsound Adelaide's Friday night out

Matthew Dredge, November 19, 2017

We return to Thebarton Theatre for Unsound 2017, the third time the experimental music festival has utilised this venue, but the first as a standalone event in Adelaide. This is hu...
Live Review: Khalid shows great potential beyond "Young, Dumb and Broke" at Sydney's Hordern Pavilion

Emily Feszczuk, November 9, 2017

A few months ago I happened to hear a song called ‘Location’ that was filled with soulful lyrics to a cool beat and became obsessed with a nineteen year old singer from Texas n...
Festival Review: Jen Shyu amazes, Christian Scott divides & a Melbourne trombone reigns at the Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and Blues

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 8, 2017

The sun shone down strongly on Wangaratta as the numbers poured into the regional city for the 2017 Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and Blues. Any hints of rain that may have lingered...
Live Review: Canada Down Under takes over Sydney's Leadbelly with Scenic Route to Alaska and more

Alexandra Houle, November 7, 2017

Last night Newtown's Leadbelly saw a Canadian invasion, with some of Canada's top rock and country acts gracing the same stage that recently housed iconic Australian rockstar Nic C...
Live Review: Midnight Oil remind Melbourne of their music's still-crucial significance at the first of three shows

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 7, 2017

As someone who grew up on the music of Midnight Oil (as I think most people who came up in the 90's did), I never thought I would be in the position to see the band perform, much ...
Live Review: Bernard Fanning's Brutal Dawn tour brings out strong numbers to Melbourne's northside

Sosefina Fuamoli, October 30, 2017

Piling into the Croxton Bandroom on Thornbury's High Street on Thursday evening, an audience representing a broad demographic of music fan take in the tones of two of Melbourne's o...

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Single of the Day: Hideous Sun Demon "Hard Out" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 16, 2017

Hideous Sun Demon have been storming their way through 2017; a ferocious approach to psych/punk has landed the Perth lads in the eyes of many as a definite band to watch and with a...
Music Video of the Day: Neon Tetra "Run From The Ruins" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 16, 2017

Adelaide's Neon Tetra have been racking up the good nods recently, spending this year focused on getting singles out and man, they've been well-received. "Telescopes" and "Reflect...
Single of the Day: Essie Holt "Underwater" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 15, 2017

Essie Holt is only new on the scene but with her debut single "Underwater", we're pretty sure hers is a name we're going to be hearing a lot more of in time. The song itself is lus...
The Libertines, Car Seat Headrest among Sydney City Limits artists to confirm sideshows

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 15, 2017

The sideshow news keeps on coming today, as Sydney City Limits artists unleash details of their own headline shows for the Aussie east coast in early 2018. While Phoenix revealed ...
Archie Roach celebrating 20 years of Looking For Butter Boy in Melbourne this December

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 15, 2017

He's one of Australia's best loved performers and storytellers; Archie Roach's music is still as resonant now as it was when first released, which says something about the longevi...
Music Video of the Day: The Tambourine Girls "You Don't See Me" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 15, 2017

The Tambourine Girls unleash the music video for their new single "You Don't See Me" as a pretty top notch way of getting fans keen for the next few months ahead. Result: It defini...

Phoenix flies again! French indie favourites announce headline Australian dates

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 15, 2017

Remember when "Lizstomania" was the anthem of every goddamn summer festival or party you attended back in 2009/2010? Who else could have been producing such effortlessly dance-able...
Single of the Day: Hatchie "Sure" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 14, 2017

One of Brisbane's brightest emerging talents of 2017 has to be Hatchie. She's landed accolades from industry in Australia and abroad, impressed over numerous live shows and now ca...
Nocturnal Tapes unveiled as secret headliner for GD FRNDS' sixth showcase event

Madison Hapek, November 14, 2017

The GD FRNDS crew has cheekily unveiled their headliner for the upcoming GD FRNDS Showcase hitting the Miami Shark Bar on December 16th - Nocturnal Tapes. 2017 has been very, very...
Exclusive Music Video Premiere: Peta & The Wolves "Blind" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 14, 2017

You've not heard much of Peta & The Wolves before? You're going to be hearing more of them as we head into the New Year, that's for sure. Their single "Blind" caught our atten...
Dune Rats, Remi, Bec Sandridge and more announced as special guests for 'Live At The Steps' in Melbourne

Madison Hapek, November 14, 2017

As part of triple j's Ausmusic Month, this year's 'Live At The Steps' has not only moved to a larger venue at Melbourne's Treasury Gardens, but the free live music event has been b...
Big Boi confirms headline Australian shows for March

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 14, 2017

Big Boi has locked down some unmissable shows on the east coast next year to align with his trip out to Australia for Golden Plains, lining up gigs at Melbourne's 170 Russell and S...

Tiga Joins Sydney's Massive NYE in the Park Lineup

Jessica McSweeney, November 14, 2017

Canadian rave legend Tiga has been added to Sydney's NYE in the Park Lineup. Hitting Victoria Park on New Year's Eve, the genre spanning hit maker will join tons of massive acts in...
Music Video of the Day: Pataphysics "Today" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 14, 2017

Melbourne's multi-talented musician Pataphysics is gearing up for the release of a new album in Tip of the Spear (due out this Friday) with the reveal of his clip for the catchy ...
Music Industry Charity Soccer Tournament 'Music Copa' Returns for 2017

Madison Hapek, November 14, 2017

Musica Copa, the Aussie music industry's charity 5-a-side football tournament returns on December 1st, celebrating their fifth anniversary at the KIKOFF soccer Centre in Marrickvil...
Briggs & Missy Higgins amongst winners of 2017 Screen Music Awards!

Madison Hapek, November 14, 2017

From Australian movies Jasper Jones and Don’t Tell, to international productions Alien: Covenant and The Get Down, some of the small and large screens’ most compelling stories ...
Interview: Rachael Leahcar (Adelaide) on shedding the 'little girl' image & her upcoming tour

Mallory Arbour, November 13, 2017

It's been five years since Rachael Leahcar made the Top 3 on The Voice, alongside her mentor Delta Goodrem. The Adelaide born singer and songwriter, released her latest album Shado...
Music Video of the Day: Polish Club "Gimme Money" (2017)

Sosefina Fuamoli, November 13, 2017

Polish Club's next jaunt around Australia is soon upon us, with the Sydney group set to kick start their tour in Canberra next Friday. To get us further hyped, we're sharin' their ...