8 Massive Local Tours You Can’t Afford To Miss

Autumn is finally upon us, but that doesn’t mean that the constant stream of awesome local tours we’re lucky enough to enjoy in this country has to stop. We’ve got plenty of tours to announce, including dates from Alpine, Ben Lee, Cosmic Psychos, Dune Rats, Dustin Tebbutt, My Disco, Rolls...

8 Massive Local Tours Your Can’t Afford To Miss

Autumn is finally upon us, but that doesn’t mean that the constant stream of awesome local tours we’re lucky enough to enjoy in this country has to stop. We’ve got plenty of tours to announce, including dates from Alison Wonderland, Allday, Art of Sleeping, Benny Walker, Deez Nuts, Felicity Groom,...

Help This Local Aussie Band Get To SXSW 2015

Perth’s exploding alt-rock three-piece The Love Junkies had a mega 2014, the band releasing the smashing record Blowing On The Devil’s Strumpet as well as embarking on their fifth, that’s right fifth national tour in September/October of last year. Clearly the trio impressed the right person somewhere along their way, having been announced on the latest...

25 Aussie Albums Still Due In 2014 To Get Excited About

If you thought this year had already been a killer year for Australian albums, well, you’d be damn right. But even though homegrown records from Aussie talent has populated both 2014 ‘best of’ lists and been nominated for top-tier awards, the best may yet to have arrived. We’ve stared deep into our crystal...

Final BIGSOUND 2014 Announcement Is The Biggest & Best Yet

BIGSOUND 2014 was already more than living up to its name with an epic lineup of more than 100 emerging Aussie artists and a huge list of unmissable speakers, confirming its status as Australia’s arguably biggest and best music industry conference. Now organisers have announced a final round of bands for...

The Love Junkies & 5 More Local Tours You Should Attend

There’s always plenty of concerts and gigs for live music lovers to see all around Australia. So here’s where you get all the latest info on dates, venues, and tickets for announced upcoming tours, including new album tours from The Love Junkies, Miami Horror, Velociraptor, and Andy Bull, as well...

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 trenches, on the sticky carpets and bandrooms of your local bars and pubs – which is exactly where you should be if you want...

This Week’s 9 Best New Tracks

Every week a plethora of big name acts, Australian musicians and little-known musos drop brand spankin’ new tracks on the internet. We’ve trawled through the internet to find some of our favourites and plucked them from the masses. The Vines – ‘Metal Zone’ Now that we have the second full-length...

Premiere: The Love Junkies’ Wild New Track ‘Television’

We’re only up to July, but so far 2014 has been pretty crazy for the Freo trio The Love Junkies, they’ve toured Australia four times, played their first international shows in Singapore and Vietnam, signed a deal with German-based label Siiick Records for their releases in Europe, and released their...

This Week’s 10 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 trenches, on the sticky carpets and bandrooms of your local bars and pubs – which is exactly where you should be if you want...

The Love Junkies Australian Tour 2014 Announced

The Love Junkies Australian Tour 2014 has been announced, along with the band’s debut international gigs. Having just wrapped a national tour with Calling All Cars, blowing away audiences around Australia, The Love Junkies have decided to hit the road once more this June in support of their latest release, the Flight...

Flight Test

Flight Test, the follow-up to The Love Junkies debut LP, should be called “mix tape”, as it’s one varied experiment of solo and group tunes that are difficult to pigeonhole. The WAM (Western Australian Music) winners wrote, recorded, and mixed the EP in the foothills of Perth. The result is...

The Best Bands From Perth With The Love Junkies

Ahead of rocking The Espy this Saturday as part of the Rock The Bay 2014 lineup – alongside Dallas Frasca, Mother’s Cake, and more – we caught up with The Love Junkies to get the lowdown on their native Perth.  Who better to give the skinny on the WA capital’s...

Dallas Frasca, The Love Junkies Lead Rock The Bay 2014 Lineup

The Rock The Bay 2014 lineup has been announced, with a mighty selection of bands locked in as the one-day event returns this February. Now entering its sixth year, Rock The Bay 2014 will see the festival expanding to 40 bands sweating it out across four rooms as they take...