Gigs & Tours

“Get the F up!” – Hip hop icon Pharaohe Monch is touring Australia and NZ

It’s time for Australia and New Zealand to “get the f*ck up”, as the Grammy Award-winning hip hop legend Pharoahe...

BV, friendships, HABITS and more make for one of the can’t-miss gigs of the year

It’s no secret that we love all of the bands on this lineup, making this without a doubt one of...

It looks like Jay-Z is headlining Bluesfest next year

Bluesfest is known for throwing some spanners in the works of its massive lineups, well outside the realms of anything...

BIGSOUND Festival announces the first artist lineup for 2017

Australia’s biggest music industry conference and artist showcase, BIGSOUND Festival is back for its 16th year, and has just revealed...

Sydney is getting a ‘pay what you can’ music festival for cash-strapped punters

For anyone who loves their live music but isn’t exactly flush with cash (and let’s be honest, the two often...

Sydney is about to start throwing gigs at the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge

As far as live music venues go, this one will be pretty special. The Sydney Harbour Bridge is hosting its...

Paul McCartney announces the details for his 2017 Australian tour

Yes, it’s actually happening – Paul McCartney is touring Australia and New Zealand this year for the first time since...

Foo Fighters have announced their own rock festival, with a truly awesome lineup

Well, this is unexpected, but very damn cool. Having torn the covers off their next record this morning, the Foo...

Queens of the Stone Age announce their Aussie support acts

This’ll be great news for some, and frustrating news for others, considering how many fans missed out on tickets to...

Deadmau5 to headline globally renowned festival Sensation in Australia

Sensation festival is one of the world’s biggest dance festivals, and it’s headed to Australia this year. Now, we know...

Keep Sydney Open drops a great lineup for its Kings Cross music festival takeover

Keep Sydney Open has stepped up its anti-lockout campaign another notch, with the announcement of its own Meet Me In...

The ‘Golden Ticket’ is probably the best prize in music – and it’s up for grabs now

Missed out on tickets to Queens of the Stone Age or LCD Soundsystem and not keen on spending ridiculous amounts...

Melbourne gig under fire for dropping all the female acts from the lineup

A Melbourne event promoter has come under fire after abruptly dropping every female artist from the lineup of an upcoming...

Skegss and Wil Wagner head up a killer Stonecutters rock fest

Stonecutters has packed an impressive amount of rock into its lineup once again this year, following a huge 2016 of...

Dance fest Subsonic adds some of Australia’s best hip hop talent to the bill

Subsonic was already shaping up very nicely indeed for 2017, with a lineup bulging at the seams with local and...

Double J is throwing a gig with your favourite Aussie bands of the ’90s

Double J is in the middle of a full-on celebration of Aussie music in the ’90s right now with Top...

Motherf***in’ starboy The Weeknd announces his first ever Australian tour

Pop star and all-round muh-fuckin’ starboy The Weeknd is making his first trip to Australia this year for the second...

Corey Taylor is working on bringing Knotfest to Australia as a Soundwave replacement

It’s been long enough, surely – we want a proper replacement for our last big touring fest for punks and...

Watch Radiohead play ‘OK Computer’ outtake ‘I Promise’ live for the first time in 21 years

Radiohead are in full on nostalgia mode around the 20th anniversary of their career-defining OK Computer, and they’ve just dished...

Melbourne punks Ceres are playing their “last shows for a long, long time”

Ceres have had a big year so far, teaming with The Smith Street Band on their biggest tour to date...