Joe Harris

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A Guide To The Many Faces Of David Bowie

Now in light of his untimely passing, more than ever it’s important to remember that there isn’t nor will there ever be anyone quite like the...

The 13 Live Albums That Are Better Than The Studio Versions

We recently became aquatinted with Aussie company OpenLIVE, who have created an affordable tool that allows musicians to easily and reliably record their performances in high def...

How To Find Out What Gear Your Favourite Musicians Use

Have you ever wondered what insane guitar(s) Jack White shreds with, the effects pedals Jimi Hendrix used on one of his mind-bending psychedelic trips or what set-up...

This Week’s 9 Best Local Gigs Under $15

Loving live music isn’t just about attending music festivals and seeing an international artist’s massive arena show. Even the biggest of big-name headliners started in the...

Why Aussie Musicians & Punters Are Abandoning Venues For Lounge Rooms

In just a few short months, Australia’s only “Airbnb for live music venues” aka Parlour, has become increasingly popular for both musicians and punters seeking...

Jebediah: A Scrapbook Of 20 Legendary Years

In the ’90s and early ’00s, Australia experienced a Golden Age of Rock that was championed by the likes of Silverchair, Powderfinger, Something For Kate,...

First Laneway Festival 2016 Band Leaked

Despite the super sucky news that a major act has just pulled out of Splendour In The Grass and all subsequent sideshows, we’ve got some exciting...

5 Seconds Of Summer Guitarist Catches Fire Onstage

Your favourite Aussie pop-punk band, Five Seconds Of Summer, were forced to cut a recent London set short after one of the members became engulfed in...

8 More Awesome International Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

With the number of international artists continually hitting Aussie shores for a tours, it can be a little overwhelming to keep up with just who and when which musicians...

You Can Now Use Uber To Catch Helicopters To Music Festivals

We’ve heard of some pretty weird ways of travelling to a music festival, from hitchhiking to hiring out limousines, but wow, it looks like the new way...

Pitchfork Accused Of Changing Album Review After Artist Insults Editor

Pitchfork, the notoriously harsh and honest music publication, have been accused of changing Sun Kil Moon’s album review score following some disgusting comments the frontman, Mark...

Watch The Bonnaroo Live Stream All Weekend On Tone Deaf

As music lovers, there’s no where else in the world we’d rather be than a music festival, but when an event like Bonnaroo is on...

Jebediah Just Delivered The Most Unexpected Like A Version Of The Year

For most lucky Aussies, it’s been a short working week – but that doesn’t detract from the excitement that Friday instils in us, and as...

Watch Your Favourite Bands Reveal The Questions They Hate To Be Asked

Have you ever wondered what questions really annoy your favourite musicians? Like the classic “what inspires you?” or “where did you get your band name from?”, there’s...

Warner Music Forced To Pay Out Millions To Former Interns

If you’ve ever worked an internship, or know someone who has – you’ll hear one of two things, either the experience was great and a perfect...

This Week’s 9 Best Local Gigs Under $15

Loving live music isn’t just about attending music festivals and seeing an international artist’s massive arena show. Even the biggest of big-name headliners started in the...

Australia Just Scored Two Brand New Live Music Venues

It feels like there’s almost always fresh news about an Aussie live music venue, just last week we reported on three venues, including a nightlife institution, that...

Watch Parkway Drive Annihilate Festival Crowd With Face-Melting Cover

Aussie metalcore heavyweights, Parkway Drive, recently kicked off their epic European tour, and to get things started in the most electrifying of ways – the...

Animaux Drop Killer New Single, Announce East Coast Tour

Melbourne’s favourite party starting seven-piece, Animaux, just dropped a brand new single, and to celebrate – they’re taking their high energy live show on the...

Disclosure Announce New Album, SBTRKT Accuses Them Of Ripping Him Off

Monday 8 June saw UK dance duo Disclosure announce their hotly anticipated sophomore record, Caracal, which has upset fellow Brit producer Aaron Jerome aka SBTRKT as well...