Paul Kelly

With a successful career spanning over 40 years, Australian music icon Pauly Kelly is showing no signs of slowing down. As well as performing solo, Paul Kelly has also fronted the Dots, the Coloured Girls and the Messengers.


Wanted Man
Deeper Water
Words and Music
...Nothing but a Dream
Ways & Means
Stolen Apples
Spring and Fall
The Merri Soul Sessions
Seven Sonnets and a Song
Life is Fine
Paul Kelly & Kingswood, two of the acts on this year's Sea N Sound Festival lineup

Paul Kelly & Kingswood head Queensland’s Sea N Sound Festival lineup

You like music, right? Good times, good vibes, and a picturesque environment in which to drink it all in? Then we think Mooloolaba’s Sea N Sound Festival could be right...

Aussie music legend Paul Kelly

Double J are streaming Paul Kelly’s Sydney Opera House gig this month

Back in August, Paul Kelly announced a pretty heavy national tour for November in support of his 23rd studio album Life Is Fine. Supported by the likes of Steve Earle...

Paul Kelly onstage

Paul Kelly is playing a special Christmas gig with Gang of Youths and more

Paul Kelly contributed one of the all-time great Christmas songs in ‘How To Make Gravy’, and now he’s giving us a pretty bloody good Christmas gig as well, with Gang...

Paul Kelly plays chef

Paul Kelly announced a massive national tour for November

Hurray! Paul Kelly is currently #1 on the Australian albums chart, which is proof that — as his new album title suggests — life is, indeed, fine. To showcase this...

Aussie music legend Paul Kelly

Paul Kelly opens up on life, music, and the songwriting process

Paul Kelly makes music. That’s apparent, of course, but it bears repeating – Paul Kelly makes music, and he does so the way a carpenter builds doors; the way a...

Paul Kelly plays chef

Watch Paul Kelly play chef in his excellent new video, ‘Firewood and Candles’

Paul Kelly has released a surreal new video for his single ‘Firewood and Candles’ in which he plays a chef. “Cooking seems to pop up in songs of mine from...

Watch Paul Kelly, Dan Sultan and A.B. Original pay tribute to the iconic Archie Roach

Monday night’s APRA awards saw plenty of winners, with Flume getting three nods and D.D. Dumbo taking out the Song of the Year with ‘Satan’ off his 2016 debut LP,...

Leaps and Bounds Festival kicks off with a star-studded Paul Kelly tribute

Melbourne’s Leaps and Bounds is back for its 5th year, with the opening night on Thursday July 13 kicking off a ten-day festival of music and art boasting over 100...

A.B. Original’s Aussie Supergroup Transform Paul Kelly Classic Into Protest Anthem

A.B. Original just dropped one of the most vital and incendiary Australian albums of the year (quite possibly in Aussie music history full stop). Entitled Reclaim Australia, the eagerly anticipated...

Thelma Plum Talks Paul Kelly, Heated New Tunes And Joining Forces With A.B. Original

Our nation’s sweetheart Thelma Plum is finally making her long awaited return to Melbourne this weekend to play the dog-friendly music festival Dogapalooza – very appropriate considering Thelma cast her sweet spell over...

Premiere: Parading Pay Tribute To Paul Kelly With A Shoegaze Cover Of ‘Big Heart’

Melbourne’s Parading have released a stirring, stripped-back cover of Paul Kelly’s ‘Big Heart’ in anticipation of their upcoming Jungle Songs album. Already having made a name for themselves as purveyors of some...

Premiere Of Paul Kelly – ‘Sonnet 18’

The one and only Paul Kelly is getting ready to release his upcoming new studio album Seven Sonnets & A Song. Seven Sonnets & A Song sees the iconic artist Paul take seven Shakespeare...

Some Legend Has Made A Paul Kelly Parody Twitter & It’s Hilarious

Paul Kelly is one of Australia’s most treasured singer-songwriters, with a discography of songs that are considered essential to the Australian musical canon. Most recently, he’s been busying himself with...

A Day On The Green Are Bringing You Paul Kelly’s Merri Soul Sessions

Following on from a series of sold-out national shows earlier this year, Paul Kelly, one of Australia’s most treasured singers and songwriters, will be bringing his Merri Soul Sessions to...

Listen: Paul Kelly Goes Electronic With Gypsy & The Cat On ‘Climb Into The Music’

Gypsy & the Cat have finally made their triumphant return with their first official single in over two years with the shimmering, swirling ‘Climb Into The Music’, featuring none other...