Vera Blue

Sydney-based singer-songwriter Celia Pavey, better known as Vera Blue, is one of Australia's most promising talents who blends her folk roots with sultry electronica.

Vera Blue Signs A U.S. Deal And Heads Out On Tour To Celebrate

Vera Blue had a bit of a breakout 2016, and her hot streak sets to continue as she signs some fresh deals in the U.S. and announces her debut tour...

Vera Blue Teams Up With Slumberjack On Their Huge New Banger ‘Fracture’

Rising star Vera Blue has found some success with collaborations so far, with last year’s work on Illy’s ‘Papercuts’ looking to propel her into the top 10 of the Hottest 100...

From The Voice To The Top Of The Charts: Inside Vera Blue’s Breakout Year

As we’ve previously mentioned, 2016 is well and truly the year that female Aussie musos broke out in the biggest way. It seemed that no matter where you looked, it...

Empire Of The Sun’s Nick Littlemore Has A New Project With Vera Blue

Nick Littlemore, best known as one half of Empire of the Sun and PNAU, has revealed he’s launched his own independent record label and is christening it with a series...

Vera Blue Announces 2016 National Tour

Having only just wrapped up her sold-out Fingertips Tour at the Newtown Social Club in Sydney and still hot on the heels of the buzz generated by her stint supporting...

Peking Duk, Queens of the Stone Age and Tash Sultana at Splendour 2017

All our photo highlights from a very special year at Splendour

With everything from glitter boobs in crisp yet freezing weather, to surprise sets and huge guest appearances, the 2017 iteration of Australia’s favourite music shindig, Splendour In The Grass, has...

Splendour is offering 50 VIP passes to raise money for flood victims

Plenty of people were upset to miss out on tickets to this year’s fast-selling Splendour in the Grass festival, but compared to the trauma experienced by the victims of flooding...

No more gatekeepers: Examining the changing face of Aussie hip hop

Hip-hop in Australia went from being a carved-in niche to a national phenomena over the course of the 2000s. Although the genre had been a part of the underground music...

Splendour in the Grass is sold out, but you still have a chance to get tickets

Having posted up a lineup boasting the likes of QOTSA, The xx and LCD Soundsystem, it only took around half an hour for Splendour in the Grass to sell out...

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LCD Soundsystem and more look set to play Splendour in the Grass sideshows

The massive Splendour in the Grass 2017 lineup just dropped, and among the big names like The xx and Queens of the Stone Age, LCD Soundsytem also stand out as...

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Queens of the Stone Age headline Splendour in the Grass with The xx

We’ve been waiting impatiently for some massive announcements from the Splendour crew this morning, and now the lineup has been let out of the bag, with QOTSA and The xx...

Horrorshow drop out of Big Pineapple Festival, but there’s a perfect replacement

Big Pineapple festival has a pretty stacked lineup, but having hip hop champs Horrorshow drop out on them is still a big blow – except that they’ve already managed to...

We chat with Running Touch about his just-announced debut record

Running Touch was one of the most exciting electronic breakouts of 2016, dropping a string of immense singles and playing just about every festival in the country as a result....

Birds of Tokyo, Peking Duk and more lead a whopping Big Pineapple Fest lineup

Sunshine Coast’s quietly-achieving boutique festy Big Pineapple Music Festival is back after a sold-out 2016 with another whopping lineup of names for this year, once again plucking from the best...

Exclusive: Trump’s travel ban has SOUNDS AUSTRALIA concerned for artists

Organisers of local artist bucket-list item, South By Southwest in Austin, are looking into how President Trump’s executive travel ban order could affect attendees at this year’s event. Crucially, the...