Music News

Benjamin Booker announces Bluesfest sideshows

Benjamin Booker will hit the Factory Theatre, Sydney on Thursday March 29 and The Corner, Melbourne on Saturday March 31. Tickets via Bluesfest Touring. 

Kid Kongo & the Pink Monkey Birds reveal 2018 Australian tour

Catch them at Theatre Royal, Castlemaine on Friday May 11 and The Croxton on Saturday May 12. 

Video Premiere: Pony Face deliver hypnotic rock on 'Undercover'

Pony Face will launch their new album, Deja Vu, at Howler on January 27 with Ute Root and Palm Springs. 

The Bendigo Hotel are throwing an 8th birthday bash

Saturday January 27. You know what to do. 

Jake Bugg announces 2018 acoustic solo tour

Jake Bugg hits Melbourne’s Croxton Bandroom on Friday April 20, The Factory, Sydney on Thursday April 19 and The Triffid, Brisbane on Saturday April 21. tickets available via Secret Sounds.

Sam Smith announces Melbourne stadium show

Sam Smith takes over Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday November 6, tickets available via Ticketek.

Members of The xx and Warpaint are playing a secret show tonight

Get down to Ferdydurke tonight, Monday January 15, from 9pm. Click attending on the FB event over here. 

King Gizzard are selling a bunch of their gear in Melbourne

Check it out on Found Sound's website, or pay them a visit on Elgin Street, Carlton. 

The Smith Street Band have announced their biggest tour yet

Tickets on sale 12pm Tuesday January 16 from the band's website. 

Cable Ties, Tropical Fuck Storm, Jaala and more to play PBS Drive Live

Drive Live is happening at PBS 107.6FM's Collingwood studio from Monday February 5 until Friday February 9 between 7pm and 7pm. Tune in or RSVP to attend. 

Future of the Left are playing Old Bar tonight

It's all going down tonight, Monday January 15, at The Old Bar. 

Listening Club: Two new songs from Jack White

Forthcoming Jack White dates are on the cards. Stay tuned via his website. 

Aussie rock legends band together for Malcolm Young tribute show

It's all going down Saturday February 17 at the Corner Hotel, Melbourne. 

The Smith Street Band's music festival has one hell of a lineup

It's all going down on Saturday March 17 at the Coburg Velodrome. Get your tickets. 

Schapelle Corby has released a single and 2018 is ruined already

Stay tuned for tour dates, I guess? Otherwise, remember the time Melbourne threw a homecoming party for Schapelle? 

The Tote to host fundraiser gig for refugees, survivors and ex-detainees

It's going down at The Tote on Friday December 29. Get your tickets. 

Straightline and Blind Man Death Stare join forces for Aussie tour

They'll hit The Old Bar on Saturday March 17. 

Melbourne's Underground Roller Disco is back for summer

It's all going down on 31 Harmsworth Street, Collingwood. Head to the Facebook event for more details. 

Green Day are selling a bunch of their gear to the general public

The Official Reverb Green Day Garage Sale kicks off tomorrow. Find out more at Reverb. 

Ding Dong Lounge is closing next month

Head to Ding Dong to pay your last respects. 

PBS relocate to Collingwood Arts Precinct, announce huge NYE party

PBS 106.7FM's special NYE Soul-A-Go-Go goes down at the Night Cat on Sunday December 31. Tickets via Eventbrite.

Buy this model recreation of The Tote for the northsider who has everything this Christmas

Check out the full range of models via the Gin and Apathy website. 

Workshops, talks and a podcast: Australian Music Vault reveals curated learning program

The Australian Music Vault is unlocked at the Arts Centre Melbourne from Tuesday December 19. More info via the exhibition website.