The Brian Jonestown Massacre announce 2018 Australian tour

The Brian Jonestown Massacre hit Castlemaine's Theatre Royal on Wednesday June 13 and The Forum, Melbourne on Thursday June 14. Tickets available via Ticketmaster at 9am on Friday March 23. Tickets. 

Hot Dub Wine Machine: A music festival pairing great bands with great wine

Hot Dub Wine Machine goes down on Saturday March 24 at Rochford Estate in the Yarra Valley. 

The Melbourne International Jazz Festival drops a heavy AF 2018 lineup

The MIJF takes place from Friday June 1 until Sunday June 10. 

Melbourne now has a Harry Potter escape room

Find Trapt  on 377 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC. 

Peter Dinklage is joining The Avengers

Avengers: Infinity War is due for release April 27. 

Daniel Johns/Luke Steele, Ice Cube, Cat Power and more to play Vivid 2018

VIVID Live runs throughout Sydney from May 25 - June 16.

An opera inspired by The Beatles is hitting Melbourne

La Beatles Boheme is opens on the Flagstaff Carpark rooftop on Saturday April 21, tickets via Try Booking.

Mad Max performed live, a Bjork cabaret and more: Stonnington Jazz reveals 2018 program

Stonnington Jazz runs from May 10 – 20 in venues throughout the area. Full program details are live now. 

Win a guitar, gig tickets, recording time, beers and more just for supporting local music

Check out the full list of membership and prize details here. 

A huge collection of Viking artefacts is coming to Melbourne

Vikings: Beyond the Legend runs at Melbourne Museum from March 23 to August 26. Tickets. 

Melbourne's getting a potato cake and spud festival

Head down to The Ascot Lot this Saturday at 12pm to sing along to some classic Irish tunes and get your potato fix.

Melbourne just got its first ever greyhound adoption cafe

Check it out on 447 King St, West Melbourne. Details. 

Watch Amy Shark perform 'Adore' on 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon'

Watch our own career-spanning interview with Amy Shark here. 

Anne Edmonds top host Opening Night Comedy Allstars Supershow

It's going down at The Palais on Wednesday March 28. Details via the Comedy Festival website. 

Video Premiere: Lehmann B. Smith unveils a psychedelic trip with 'Thus Must Rust'

Lehmann B. Smith's Poplar Music is out Friday May 25 via Bedroom Suck / Remote Control Records. Stream or download his new single here. 

Yacht Club DJs have reunited for two special comeback shows

Thursday March 29 at Friday March 30 at The Nightcat. Tickets via Eventbrite. 

We've found Melbourne's best breakfast pizzas

Hungry Bear Pizza Bar will be serving up the goods from Menzies Alley in Melbourne Central as of tomorrow, Wednesday March 14, and the full pizza menu is available online. 

An all-day bar and grill inspired by natural history museums is hitting Melbourne

Natural History launches on Wednesday March 14, and will be open five days a week, 7am to 1am and 5pm to 1am on Saturdays. More info and a full menu is available online. 

Melbourne's getting a new, completely accessible music festival

Ability Fest will go down at the Coburg Velodrome on Saturday April 7, with tickets available via Audience Republic.

Word nerds unite: A crossword and language festival is hitting Melbourne

Word Alert! is a free event and will be held at NGV International, 180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne 3006 from Friday March 16 to Sunday March 18. The full program can be found here. 

Baker Boy adds new Australian show to debut tour

Baker Boy's debut headline tour kicks off in Perth on Sunday May 13 and continues on to Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney, with tickets selling fast.

NGV is showing 800 rare pieces about Australia's dark colonial history

The NGV's two large-scale colonial Australian exhibitions, Colony: Australia 1770-1861 and Colony: Frontier Wars are open to the public from Thursday March 15, and more info can be found via the NGV. 

The jazz orchestra who backed Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong are touring

The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra: A Tribute to the Great Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong, presale tickets are availble today, with general sales release on Monday March 19 via the website.