Japanese Wallpaper Takes Us On Tour Alongside M83

There’s been a whole lot of action coming out of the M83 camp lately. After recently announcing an international band member search, just this year the one-man-band led by Anthony Gonzalez dropped a new album Junk (via Inertia), a killer new single, and popped by Austrialia for an acclaimed album tour. To celebrate the...

M83 Announce 2016 Australian Tour Dates

There’s been a whole lot of action coming out of the M83 camp lately. After recently announcing an international band member search, the one-man-band led by Anthony Gonzalez now has a new album, a new single, and an Aussie tour to celebrate. Junk is out 8th April via Inertia and...

Ever Wanted To Be In M83? They’re Hiring

Want to be in a famous, successful, and critically acclaimed band but know that they don’t grow on trees? Well, this could be your lucky day because we happen to know of one that’s hiring. As Consequence of Sound reports, it was recently confirmed that M83 keyboardist Morgan Kibby would...

Listen: M83 & HAIM Join Forces For The Epic ‘Holes In The Sky’

The ladies of HAIM have been lending their talents to a few artists of late, one need only look at their work with Scarlett Johansson’s new band or of course, the massive Calvin Harris banger, the girls are hot property, and the latest muso to enlist the sisters is Anthony...

The Killers Say America Is “Musically Retarded”

The Killers are edging towards their 10th anniversary as a recording outfit, with next year marking a decade since the release of their debut LP Hot Fuss. Ahead of that, the Las Vegas quartet are this month releasing Direct Hits, a compilation of their biggest singles from across their four-album career packaged...

Industry Insight: Internet Radio Rights, PledgeMusic Kick Goals, Aussie DJ Search, Signings & More

Radio To Lobby Over Internet Broadcast Rights The Federal Government are set to lobbied by radio broadcasters to amend legislation so that internet simulcasts and online programs are considered as a ‘broadcast’ by copyright law. The move comes after regional radio operator, Grant Broadcasters took down its internet simulcast services...

Afternoon Snack: Offspring Fans Grieve, Rapper’s YouTube Raid, Daft Punk’s TV No-Show

Feeling the midday blues? We’ve got some tasty lunchtime treats in the forms of tracks, videos, and news tidbits from around the interwebs that are sure to get you through the afternoon. Rapper’s Home Raided BY SWAT Team As He’s Rapping Teenage rapper Adequate Advocate, aka 19-year-old Josh Jackson, was...

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 an terrible hangover? While it’s often a (very loud) soundtrack of rock, dance, or straight-up party music that gets us all to the dregs...

All-Star Great Gatsby Soundtrack Revealed, As M83’s Tom Cruise Sci Fi Score Leaks

Two new film soundtracks are getting set to add themselves to the exclusive club of movie soundtracks that are potentially better than the films they’re scoring. The details of the Jay Z-compiled compilation for Baz Luhrmann’s latest epic, The Great Gatsby, have now been unveiled, while the equally widescreen film score...

Aussie Band Kicked Off Mystery Jets Tour, Slam Chugg Entertainment For “Petty Revenge”

Touring promoter Michael Chugg, and his Sydney-based company Chugg Entertainment, who most recently ensnared Weezer to our shores for the first time in 16 years, were recently crowned in an international poll as Australia’s most successful promoter; after Pollstar ranked the company #23 in their Top 100 poll after they...

M83 To Score Tom Cruise-Starring Sci-Fi Blockbuster

Perhaps spurred on by the success of his own two-part sci-fi mini-movie for “Midnight City” and “Reunion”, French electro-rock act M83, aka Anthony Gonzales, has confirmed he’ll be taking his widescreen music to the silver screen by scoring a big budget Hollywood soundtrack. According to The Playlist, Gonzales has been commissioned...

M83 – Reunion

Official Music video for M83, ‘Reunion’ follow up to ‘Midnight City

M83 Respond To Local Band’s Attack: ‘They Just Crossed The Line’

Last week we reported that local Melbourne band Teenage Mothers were furious with M83 after the French electro outfit kicked them off their Laneway sideshow tour. The band were unceremoniously dumped as the support band after accidently lighting the stage on fire, and because according to M83 frontman Anthony Gonzalez...

Laneway Festival

A lovely day for it, Laneway Festival came to the Footscray Community Centre in Melbourne this past Saturday. The threatened rain never showed and the only moisture that appeared was sweat from dancing (and waiting in front of very hot food trucks, but mainly dancing). For those who arrived semi...