MONA FOMA

The Museum of Old and New Art's Festival of Music and Art, also known as Mona Foma, is a multi-day music & arts event held in Hobart, TAS.

Mike Patton, Peaches & Puscifer Top MONA FOMA 2017 Full Lineup

After unleashing two absolutely monster headliners in Anthony Pateras and Mike Patton’s tētēma and Maynard James Keenan’s Puscifer, the organisers of MONA FOMA 2017 have now lifted the veil on...

Mike Patton & Puscifer Announced As Mona Foma 2017 Headliners

Mona Foma has announced its 2017 dates along with two of its headline acts. The Museum Of Old And New Art’s premier music festival will return to Hobart between January 18-22...

The Flaming Lips Announced For MONA FOMA 2016 Lineup

American psychedelic veterans The Flaming Lips have just been announced as the first act set to delight punters heading to Hobart’s famous Museum of Old and New Art this January...

MONA FOMA 2015 Lineup Announced

One of Australia’s most unique, eclectic, and irreverent festivals, MONA FOMA, has announced its lineup for next year and it looks like another weekend of quality local and international artists,...

MONA FOMA

The Museum of Old and New Art has quickly become a Tasmanian cultural icon since it officially opened in early 2011. Although perhaps its status has been mostly encouraged through...

MONA FOMA 2014 Lineup Announced

The MONA FOMA 2014 lineup has been announced, with the jewel of Tasmanian’s music festival calendar revealing a diverse and eclectic range of artists for its music programme. Hosted by...

MONA FOMA Announces Sister Event, As More New Aussie Music Festivals Appear

Australians love a good music festival, and while there’s been a blotted history of troubled events in the last twelve months (chiefly the controversial financial fallout from the Peats Ridge...

Benjamin Skepper MONA FOMA 2013 Sideshow Announced

After blockbuster shows at the National Gallery of Victoria Exhibition Napoleon Art After Dark, Benjamin Skepper plays the Corner Hotel in a very special preview of his debut at MONA...

Amanda Palmer Cancels Australian Tour & Mona Foma To Be With Sick Friend

Million dollar siren, Amanda Palmer, has announced that she has decided to cancel her 2013 touring commitments in entirety except for her New Years gig in New York City. The...

Full 2013 MONA FOMA Lineup Announced

MONA FOMA have announced a second, bigger and super impressive line-up for the 2013 festival. You’ve already heard that the 2013 featured artists David Byrne (ex Talking Heads) and St...

David Byrne & St. Vincent To Headline MONA FOMA 2013

Former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne and St. Vincent (real name Annie Clark) officially release their collaborative album, Love This Giant today, one of the year’s most anticipated releases for the art-pop...

MONA FOMA 2012 Lineup Announced

It’s that time of the year again, when great acts from around the world decend on usually sleepy town Hobart in Tasmania to play the annual MONA FOMA, an eccentric...

Darwin is fast becoming Australia’s newest music hot-spot

While most Australians will have never had the opportunity (or perhaps a big enough reason) to head to Darwin, that seems to be changing pretty damn quickly, especially for anyone...

An Animated Peaches Explains Her History Of “Disturbing” Roommates

Boundary-pushing, genre-bending Canadian music maverick Peaches has had her share of what we’ll call “disturbing” roommates and to celebrate her latest Australian tour, she’s recounted some of her most twisted...

Mike Patton Joins Slayer, Misfits and Suicidal Tendencies Supergroup

When Mike Patton finally hangs up his famed vocal chords and starts trying to order his discography, he is going to have one hell of a job. From Faith No...