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Something For Kate’s seventh album is (finally) on its way

It’s been five long years since Something For Kate last released an album — 2012’s math-rock-leaning Leave Your Soul to...

Kevin Parker and Mick Jagger

Check out the new Tame Impala & Mick Jagger team-up, ‘Get A Grip’

Tame Impala aka Kevin Parker knows a thing or two about how to handle the sounds of the Sixties, so...

Mick Jagger just dropped two new singles about how the world is fucked right now

Mick Jagger has just released two new singles, ‘England Lost’ and ‘Gotta Get A Grip’. Both songs are fiercely political...

Now-defunct German hardcore band Wolf Down

Hardcore outfit Wolf Down disband after multiple members accused of sexual assault

German-based hardcore punk outfit Wolf Down have taken to social media to confirm the band will be no more, effective...

Brisbane alt-metal group The Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect announce 2018 reunion shows with classic lineup

Legendary Brisbane rockers The Butterfly Effect have shocked fans today by announcing a 2018 reunion tour, with original frontman Clint...

Skyhooks guitarist Red Symons

Red Symons is recovering after suffering ‘significant brain injury’ from a recent fall

Only recently we shared the sad news that Red Symons had been hospitalised following a fall on July 5th. Now,...

Logo for streaming service SoundCloud

SoundCloud is set to close down in Australia this week

Following SoundCloud’s dramatic cost-cutting measures, where it slashed 173 staff members, and closed its offices in London and San Francisco, the...

2 panel image of Margaret Court and LCD Soundystem

LCD Soundsystem have slammed Margaret Court and hinted at another Aussie tour

Following her controversial remarks earlier this year, it’s hardly surprising to see a number of bands tearing into Margaret Court....

Josh Homme

QOTSA give us a sneak peek at ‘Villains’ in their new video

We don’t have long to wait now for the next QOTSA album, Villains, set to drop on August 25. But with...

Linkin Park onstage

Linkin Park’s latest album shot back into the top 5 this week

Earlier this week we heard the news that four of Linkin Park’s albums had jumped back into the top 200...

2 panel image featuring The Bennies and Camp Cope

The Bennies, Camp Cope, and more lead Luca Brasi’s Til The Wheels Fall Off festival

For those who have derided Tasmania for their lack of concerts and touring festivals, prepare to be proven wrong, as...

Spiderbait and a man suspected of assault at their February concert

The man who urinated on a woman at a Spiderbait gig has been sentenced

You might remember back in February of last year, Spiderbait were desperately searching for the “f***stick” who urinated on a...

Melbourne musician Alex Lahey

Alex Lahey has announced her debut album and a national tour

After stunning the world with her accomplished debut EP, B-Grade University, Alex Lahey is set to release her long-awaited debut record...

Circa Survive guitarist Brendan Elkstrom

Circa Survive guitarist walks offstage mid-set to stop a sexual assault in the crowd

Despite constant pleas from numerous voices in the community to stamp out sexual assault at gigs, and in general, it...

Canadian indie-rock group Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire ‘announces’, then retracts, strict dress code for Brooklyn concert

Arcade Fire’s fifth studio album, Everything Now, is set to be released on Friday, and understandably both the band and...