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US blues musician Benjamin Booker performing live

Benjamin Booker announces 2018 Bluesfest sideshows

The lineup for the 2018 Byron Bay Bluesfest has proven that Australians are one of the luckiest countries in the...

Guns N ' Roses' keyboardist, Dizzy Reed, performing live

Guns N’ Roses’ Dizzy Reed is playing a free gig in Sydney next month

If you’ve been hanging out for more live action from Guns N’ Roses since their last visit to Australia, then...

Blink-182's Mark Hoppus and Gold Coast singer-songwriter Amy Shark

Amy Shark has revealed she’s in the studio with Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus

Following a stellar year in 2017 which saw Amy Shark almost top the Hottest 100, win two of the six...

Warpaint's Stella Mozgawa and The xx's Romy Madley Croft, who are playing a surprise DJ set tonight

Members of The xx and Warpaint team up for surprise Melbourne DJ set

If you were lucky enough to catch The xx over the weekend at either of their two Melbourne shows, then...

ZZ Top guitarist Billy Gibbons

ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons cancels remainder of Aussie tour following backlash

What should have been an immersive experience with one of the world’s most celebrated guitarists has ended in shambles, with...

A screenshot from the video of Vance Joy's new single, 'We're Going Home'

Check out the video for Vance Joy’s new single ‘We’re Going Home’

Vance Joy is on the cusp of yet another banner year, with the Melbourne muso getting ready to release his...

Logo for Australian youth radio station triple j

Remembering that time triple j tried to rig the Hottest 100 themselves

People complain a lot that triple j’s Hottest 100 doesn’t feature enough rock and roll nor enough Aussie artists, but...

Tropical Fuck Storm, The Smith Street band, and Ceres - 3 acts from the Pool House Party fest lineup

The Smith Street Band have dropped the lineup for their Pool House Party

The Smith Street Band are undoubtedly one of Australia’s hardest working bands. In between countless national and international tours, the...

Image of an artist performing at Melbourne's St Kilda Festival

Melbourne’s St Kilda Festival just dropped its stellar 2018 lineup

Melbourne’s St Kilda Festival is less of a music festival and more of a musical institution these days. Gearing up...

The logo for triple j Unearthed

triple j is looking for an Unearthed act to play Sydney City Limits

It’s the dream of almost every up-and-coming muso to make their debut onto one of the world’s big stages surrounded...

Members of Melbourne band Camp Cope

Musos continue to join Camp Cope’s campaign for equality and inclusion

It’s been a pretty heavy week for Camp Cope. Following the band’s protest at being relegated to a smaller stage...

The logo for Dreams, a mysterious Coachella-bound act.

Could this mysterious Coachella act be a new Aussie supergroup?

People love a good mystery, in fact, we recently took a look at some of music’s most intriguing headscratchers to...

Iconic Aussie rock trio Camp Cope

Camp Cope calls out Falls Festival lineup for lack of female acts

The lack of gender diversity on festival lineups has been spoken about for so long now that it’s amazing there...

The logo for the ABC's NYE Countdown Live performance

ABC’s NYE Countdown special shows Aussies want live music back on TV

It’s been quite a while since we had live music on TV with regularity, and following the recent Countdown Live...

The site of the Lost Paradise festival.

Anger as music festival site is left trashed by punters

As the new year begins, plenty of punters are left nursing hangovers following the multitude of Aussie music festivals that...