Music News

Cable Ties to headline Melbourne Museum's late-night party

Get in the spirit of music, history, art and a good ol’ uprising at Nocturnal on Friday June 1 from 6pm until 11pm at Melbourne Museum. Early bird tickets are now up for grabs on Museums Victoria’s website, but will also be available at the door on the night. 

Mojo Juju announces intimate album launch

Get amongst it and see Mojo Juju at Fairfax Studio from August 8 until August 11. Book your tickets through the Arts Centre’s website.

The Pleasure Garden returns for a mesmerising 2018 festival

The PleasureGarden will take over St Kilda’s CataniGardens on Saturday 8 December. More info available on The Pleasure Garden website.

Share your favourite Aussie music memory and be a part of history

More information is available at the Australian Music Vault website. FAME entries close Sunday 17 June, with the winning entries announced on Thursday 28 June. 

Bob Dylan announces second Melbourne show

Bob Dylan will play Margaret Court Arena on Monday August 13 (last tickets) and Tuesday August 14 (just announced). Tickets via Chugg Entertainment. 

CHANGES Summit drops a mammoth lineup of discussion and live music

CHANGES Summit will roll into ACU Melbourne on Wednesday 4 and Thursday 5 July. Summit+Live Music, Concession, and Live Music Passes are available at the CHANGES website.

Bastille announce exclusive headline shows in Melbourne and Sydney

Bastille will play the Forum, Melbourne on Saturday September 1 and the Big Top, Sydney on Sunday September 2. Tickets via Frontier Touring. 

A Potter-inspired production hits Melbourne this month

It's all going down at the Alex Theatre from Saturday May 26 - Sunday June 17. Tickets are on sale now. 

Watch Courtney Barnett shred ‘Nameless, Faceless’ on 'Fallon'

Read more about Courtney Barnett’s Australian tour here.

A huge festival celebrating New York and Melbourne arrives this June

MEL&NYC takes places throughout Melbourne from June through to August 2018. Head here for full program details. 

Single Premiere: Brooke Taylor drops the radio-ready 'Let Go'

Catch Brooke Taylor on June 3 at the B.EAST with Jess Parker and Brooke Russell.  Head to her website for more details. 

Festival Hall saved? historic venue closer to heritage protection

Have your say at heritagecouncil.vic.gov.au. 

Snow Patrol announce one-off Melbourne show

Snow Patrol will play The Palais Theatre on Thursday August 2. Tickets via Live Nation. 

Press Club announce headline tour, drop new video

Tickets to Press Club’s LATE TEENS Tour are on sale now at Press Club’s website. 

Savers is having a 50% off sale

It's all going down Monday May 21 at Savers. 

The Kooks announce new album, release two new singles

Let's Go Sunshine is due out August 31 via Lonely Cat / AWAL Recordings. 

Want to be a part of Melbourne Music Week 2018?

Melbourne Music Week goes down from November 16 - November 24. Get involved here. 

Here's your chance to win a heavy music golden ticket

To enter, all you have to do is head to Corner Hotel or Northcote Social Club Facebook or Instagram pages here or here and tag you mate on the Pit Pass post. Winners drawn and announced Wednesday March 23.

Introducing CHANGES: A two-day exploration of the music industry's future

CHANGES is headquartered within the ACU Melbourne Campus, going down on July 4 and July 5. 

Regina Spektor announces solo Australian shows

Regina Spektor will play Hamer Hall, Melbourne on Sunday July 8 and the Sydney Opera House on Monday July 9. Tickets via Chugg Entertainment.  

Hayden James reveals Australian homecoming tour

Presale available now. General tickets go on sale Wednesday May 16 at 10am via Hayden James Music. 

Nils Frahm announced for Melbourne Festival 2018

He'll play Hamer Hall on Friday October 12. Tickets are live now. 

Luca Brasi announce new album, release film clip for ‘Let It Slip’

Stay will be out on June 22. More details via their website.