This Week's Cover Story

Beyond the Valley festival announces its first lineup for 2017

It’s time to start gearing up for New Year’s. After making a splash announcing Schoolboy Q last week, Beyond the Valley’s entire first lineup for...

Liam Gallagher

Fleet Foxes, Run The Jewels, Liam Gallagher and more announced for Falls Festival

Also Daryl Braithwaite.


Sorry everyone, Ministry have cancelled their Australian tour

No reason has been given.

Dave Grohl smiling and giving the finger

Watch Foo Fighters and Rick Astley perform ‘Never Gonna Give You Up’

Rock-rolling an entire festival audience.

Paul Kelly plays chef

Paul Kelly announced a massive national tour for November

Regional and city dates, too.

Bonnie Tyler

Bonnie Tyler will sing ‘Total Eclipse of the Heart’ during a solar eclipse

It's happening on a cruise ship. Yup, that's what it's all come down to.


Custard return with a new single, new album, and new tour!

The Brisbane legends are back. Again!

Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy

Wilco release protest song, ‘All Lives, You Say?’, ‘cos the world’s gone to hell

All proceeds will go to the Southern Poverty Law Center.

Prince Pantone purple

Prince now has his own Pantone colour

SPOILER: It's a shade of purple.

Chris Cornell

A Chris Cornell memorial statue has been commissioned for Seattle

It will take eight months to complete.

stevie and chrissie

Stevie Nicks and The Pretenders are touring Australia together this November


Maroochy festival 2016, shot by Joshua White

Maroochy fest adds even more acts to the lineup, and announces set times

12 new acts join Alison Wonderland, Bernard Fanning, The Presets, Skegss, Gang of Youths, Horrorshow and more on the Sunshine Coast.

something for kate

Something For Kate are playing a run of national shows this November

They have an album on the way, too.

springsteen tape 1977

Springsteen is rolling out audio from 25 live shows, spanning his entire career

Listen to the first ever sound board recordings to surface from the ‘77 tour.

Aussie dance-rockers Cut Copy

Cut Copy’s new album seems to be dropping next month

It looks as though Cut Copy's new album could be out next month, if a premature listing by Amazon France is to be believed.

friends jay-z video moonlight

Jay-Z’s new video re-imagines ‘Friends’ with an all-black cast

So no-one told you...

Prince plays his guitar onstage

Prince could soon be revived as a hologram, his family says

The Purple One may be the latest music icon to be brought back from the grave as a ghost, if his family have any say in the matter.

Radiohead's Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood playing together on an unknown date

Check out Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood playing a Radiohead rarities set as a duo

Radiohead's Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood played a very rare acoustic duo set in Italy last night, performing as part of a benefit gig

English rock legends Oasis in 1997

Looking back on Oasis’ bold and divisive third album, ‘Be Here Now’

Oasis' bold, and totally divisive, third record was 'Be Here Now'. To celebrate 20 years since its release, we're taking a look back at the record.

English indie-rockers Foals

Looks like Foals are getting down to work on their next album

Two years since they released their most recent record, 'What Went Down', Foals look to be getting set to start recording their new one.

All four members of US supergroup Dead Cross

Mike Patton’s Dead Cross forced to cancel US show following accident

Dead Cross, the supergroup featuring Faith No More's Mike Patton and Slayer's Dave Lombardo, has been forced to cancel a US show following an accident.

2 panel image of Father John Misty & Ryan Adams

Ryan Adams and Father John Misty are having a pretty weird feud right now

The ever-outspoken Ryan Adams has a new target in his sights: Father John Misty. The two are currently engaged in an online feud, and it's just strange.

Liam Gallagher poses for a photo with DMA'S' Tommy O'Dell

Liam Gallagher shouts out Sydney’s DMA’s, but disses Aussie drugs and beer

Heading to Australia for Falls Festival, the ex-Oasis frontman gave our music the thumbs up, but our party culture got a huge thumbs down.

The crowd at the iconic Lost Paradise festival

Lost Paradise has just dropped a killer 2017 lineup

Lost Paradise returns to NSW's Glenworth Valley this December, and they're bringing an absolutely stellar lineup along for the ride.

3 panel image featuring David Byrne, Thom Yorke, and Jimi Hendrix

10 bizarre instruments and the songs that made them famous

There's plenty of strange techniques that artists use to make a hit song. So let's look back at the times that they utilised some overlooked instruments.

Members of US rock band The National in a forest.

The National have just announced an Aussie tour for 2018

Four years since they last graced our shores, The National are set to return to Australia in February and March of 2018 for a short run of live performances

Kurt Cobain, Krist Novoselic, and Dave Grohl of Nirvana

Dave Grohl opens up on the possibility of a Nirvana reunion

We've all but given up on the idea of Nirvana's remaining members ever really touring again, but Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic haven't exactly ruled it out

Members of Irish rock band U2

U2 have sent their fans cryptic letters promising something mysterious

U2 have sent their fans some cryptic letters in the mail recently. But just what do they mean? New music, or maybe even a new tour?

Logo for Australian music TV program 'Countdown'

ABC TV is bringing back Countdown for a series of classic episodes

It's been 30 years since 'Countdown' left our screens. Now, ABC TV is bringing the show back for a series of classic episodes this September.

Australian music legend John Farnham performing live

John Farnham leads phenomenal Red Hot Summer Tour 2018 lineup

John Farnham is set to headline 2018's Red Hot Summer Tour lineup, but he's also bringing some very famous friends from Aussie music history with him.

Thom Yorke of Radiohead performing at Lollapalooza 2016

Radiohead release their Lollapalooza 2016 gig for your viewing pleasure

Radiohead's incredibly well-received performance at Lollapalooza 2016 has been released on the group's concert service.

KISS' Gene Simmons in full makeup, making the 'devil horns' symbol

Gene Simmons has defended his attempt to trademark the devil horns

A couple of months back, KISS' Gene Simmons attempted to trademark the rocker's 'devil horns' gesture. Now, he's defended this move in typical style.

Divinyls perform onstage

Divinyls are playing a one-off reunion show with The Preatures’ singer

Check out all the details as the Aussie legends' return for the first time in almost a decade, with Izzi Manfredi taking Chrissy Amphlett's vocal duties.

Jimmy Barnes appears as a cowboy floating in the sky

Jimmy Barnes stars in a genuinely epic music video for Kirin J Callinan

Barnesy's turn as a Mufasa-like cowboy in the sky needs to be seen to be believed, and is already a lock for the best music video you'll see all year.

Alice In Chains

You can grab some rare vinyl records for a ridiculously cheap $1 right now

There's a very cool vinyl sale going on that's giving you the chance to grab everything from Foo Fighters to Alice In Chains for a single dollar.

Buddy Guy and Billy Ray Cyrus

QUIZ: Are you a Buddy Guy or a Billy Ray?

There are two types of people in the world: the Achy Breaky Heart types, and the ones who are just Stone Crazy - and you're one or the other.

The album art for King Gizzard's 'Sketches of East Brunswick'

King Gizzard just released their new album ‘Sketches of East Brunswick’

Listen to the new record right now! It's their third album of the year, and this time they've collaborated with Mild High Club.

Sydney rock trio DMA's

DMA’s are recording their new album with The Presets’ Kim Moyes

DMA's have had a pretty hectic couple of years, with countless tour dates and an awesome debut record under their belt. Now, it's time for album number two.

Slipknot and Stone Sour's Corey Taylor on the Rage couch

Prepare yourself, Corey Taylor is hosting Rage this weekend

Corey Taylor, the frontman for bands such as Slipknot and Stone Sour, is set to take up residency on the Rage couch this weekend.

Members of US metal supergroup Dead Cross

Members of Faith No More and Slayer supergroup Dead Cross detained by US police

Members of Dead Cross, a supergroup featuring musicians from Faith No More and Slayer, have been detained by police while on tour in the US.

Jamues Murphy of LCD Soundsystem in the film clip for 'Tonite'

LCD Soundsystem drop new single ‘Tonite’, complete with retro film clip

LCD Soundsystem are set to release their first album in seven years on September 1st, but they've also delivered a new single, with an awesome retro clip.