Music Features

Finding comfort in connection with Cash Savage and the Last Drinks

Cash Savage and the Last Drinks will perform at Corner Hotel on Saturday May 6 with Jacky Winter and Jade Imagine.

Deadlights are using music as an outlet to vent their grievances

Deadlights debut album Mesma is out on Friday April 21 via Greyscale Records. They’ll support Belle Haven at Workers Club on Saturday June 3.

Mooner on heading to Australia for their first international tour and trying to crack the U.S.

Mooner will perform at CherryRock, taking over Cherry Bar on Sunday May 7 with Shihad, The Dwarves, Nashville Pussy and more.

The Cactus Channel on working with Ball Park Music’s Sam Cromack and creating music with endless possibilities

The Cactus Channel will team up with Sam Cromack at Howler on Thursday May 25, with support from New Venusians and Frida. Do It For Nothing is out on Friday April 21.

Ronnie Winters on the ten year anniversary of Don’t You Fake It and what’s next for The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus will celebrate ten years of Don’t You Fake It at Max Watt’s on Wednesday May 10 and Friday May 12 (sold out). Support comes from Young Lions.

UK-come-Frankston local Carl Cox takes us through his 30 year career

Carl Cox will perform at Pure Melbourne taking over Shed 14, Docklands on Sunday April 23.

Deez Nuts had a busy start to 2017 but don’t expect them to slow down anytime soon

Deez Nuts will perform at Plastic, Royal Melbourne Hotel on Monday April 24 with Earth Caller, Dregg, Ocean Sleeper and more. Binge & Purgatory is out now via Century Media.

Theia on collaboration, catharsis and the importance of honesty

Theia’s new single Treat You is out now through Warner Music.

We chat with Julia Zemiro ahead of RocKwiz Live

RocKwiz Live: Another Really, Really Good Friday will take over Hamer Hall on Friday April 14.

Wil Wagner of The Smith Street Band on removing the stigma of mental illness, remaining vulnerable and new music

The Smith Street Band will perform at Forum Theatre on Friday June 2 and Saturday June 3 (sold out) with Joyce Manor, Ceres and Allison Weiss. More Scared of You Than You Are of Me is out now via Poolhouse Records.

Running Touch on coming out on anonymity, balancing projects and keeping things fresh

Running Touch will play Corner Hotel on Thursday April 20 and Saturday April 22 (sold out). A Body Slow is out now via Island Records.

Gemma Ray: From Essex to Berlin, and the world over

Gemma Ray will perform at Northcote Social Club on Thursday April 27, Friday Nights @ NGV on Friday April 28 and Caravan Music Club on Saturday April 29.

It was Jurassic Park’s Ian Malcolm that inspired Adam Glynn to go solo

Adam Glynn’s The Vogue of Ambition is out now independently.

Billy Davis prepare us for Pentridge Festival

Pentridge Festival goes down on Saturday April 8 and Sunday April 9 at the Former Pentridge Prison, 1 Champ St, Coburg - Central Piazza. 

Polish Club on recording their debut album and the craziness that comes next

Catch Polish Club at Corner Hotel on Saturday June 3. Alright Already is out now.

From Australia to Los Angeles and back again with Vancouver Sleep Clinic

Vancouver Sleep Clinic will release Revival through Sony Music/RAL on Friday April 7.

Totally Unicorn on building trust, loving their dads and their green, slimy origin

Totally Unicorn will perform at CherryRock 017 taking over Cherry Bar on Sunday May 7.

It was pure luck that kicked off the last 18 years for Turin Brakes

Turin Brakes will perform as part of Byron Bay Bluesfest, taking place from Thursday April 13 until Monday April 17 and Northcote Social Club on Thursday April 13.

Groovin’ The Moo : Fresh Produce

Groovin' The Moo Bendigo goes down on Saturday May 6.

Voice For Change: Inspiration, Advice and The Way Forward with Urthboy

Revisit the Voice For Change series over on their website. 

Find out more about Music Victoria's Membership Drive

Memberships for individuals is $33, or $22 concession and includes all standard membership benefits. If you're in a band, non-profit, small business or a venue they also have a membership plan for you. Head to their website for further details.

I Prevail discuss their unexpected Australian success ahead of their debut visit

I Prevail will take over Corner Hotel on Saturday April 1 (Sold Out) and Tuesday April 4 and Arrow On Swanston on Sunday April 2.

Cough chat band names and genre pigeonholing ahead of their tour with Windhand

Cough will team up with Windhand at Corner Hotel on Friday April 7. Still They Pray is out now via Relapse Records.

Bullhorn explain how they organise nine songwriters

Bullhorn will perform at Brunswick Hotel on Sunday April 30 and at Blenheim Festival in Clare Valley, South Australia on Thursday April 13 and Friday April 14.

Ben Wright-Smith on the pressures of creating his long-awaited debut album

Ben Wright-Smith will perform at Northcote Social Club on Saturday July 29. The Great Divorce is out now via MGM.

Liz Stringer: The Sound of Modern Country

Liz Stringer will perform at Northcote Social Club on Saturday April 29.

Kids At Midnight chats the power of women in the music industry ahead of Love Safari

Kids At Midnight will perform at Love Safari, taking over The Carlton Club on Sunday March 26 with The Girl Fridas, Rosaline Yuen and Aurelia.

Kevin Mitchell is preparing to step out as Bob Evans once again

Bob Evans will perform at Baha, Rye on Thursday June 1, The Croxton on Friday June 2, Workers Club Geelong on Saturday June 3 and Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine on Friday June 9.