Music News

Triple j announce 2018 J Awards nominees

The winners will be announced at the J Awards ceremony, live on air on Friday November 23. For more info, head to the triple j website.

Christine And The Queens announces debut Australian shows

Catch Christine And The Queens at The Forum on Tuesday March 5. Tickets are available from 10am local time on Monday November 5. 

Coburg Night Market reveals first week program

Coburg Night Market is going down from Friday November 30 - Friday December 21 at Bridges Reserve. For more info, head to the website.

Iggy Pop made a Halloween movie with his pet bird

For more 10/10 content like this, head to Biggy Pop's Instagram. 

Troye Sivan, Snow Patrol, Vera Blue & more get on board Musicians Making A Difference Day

MMAD Day is happening on December 7. For more details, head to the MMAD Day website. 

The Ocean Party drummer Zac Denton dies, age 24

Listen to The Oddfellow's Hall here. 

Baker Boy takes home the 2018 Corner Award

Details of Baker Boy's show are set to be announced soon, so keep your eye on the Corner Hotel's website. 

PP Arnold joins 'RocKwiz Revue' 2018 tour

The RocKwiz Revue hits Palais Theatre on Friday November 23 and Geelong Performing Arts Centre on Saturday November 23. Tickets are on sale now.

Aussie musos belt out iconic Simpsons songs for the 'Worst Tribute Ever'

You can stream and download the medley and other reinvented cuts via Dan Cribb's Bandcamp.

Sampa The Great and Angie McMahon lead Grampians Music Festival 2019 lineup

Grampians Music Festival is happening from Friday February 15 - Sunday February 17 at The Valley Floor, Halls Gap. Tickets are on sale now. 

KISS are heading Down Under for their last tour ever

KISS hit Rod Laver Arena on Thursday November 21 and Friday November 22, 2019. Tickets are on sale from 10am local time on Monday November 12, 2018 (excluding Supercars Newcastle 500). The KISS Army fan club pre-sale begins today at 2pm. 

The Wombats announce support for their Australian tour

The Wombats hit Palais Theatre on Monday November 19. Grab your tickets here.

Matt Corby reveals first headline tour in two years

Tickets via Live Nation. Matt Corby's new album, Rainbow Valley, is out now via Universal Music Australia.

Quality Records + is your new favourite vinyl shop

Check out the selection on the Quality Records + website, offering global shipping, or head down to 269 Glenferrie Rd, Malvern.

Kimbra reveals one-off show at The Gaso

Catch Kimbra at The Gasometer on Thursday November 22. Tickets are available via Live Nation from 1pm on Tuesday October 30. Get a copy of Songs From Primal Heart, Reimagined here. 

Premiere: Chelsea Wilson melds vintage aesthetics, disco and jazz in 'Real Love' film clip

'Real Love' is available now via bandcamp via House of Valerie Joan and all other digital platforms. Chelsea Wilson will perform in BAD GIRLS DISCO with Renee Geyer and Kylie Auldist as a feature event for Melbourne Music Week at the Australian Centre for Moving Image on Tuesday November 20. 

Tony Joe White dies, age 75

For more information, keep an eye on Twitter. 

Boo Seeka announce massive free national tour

Boo Seeka hit Republica, St Kilda on Thursday November 15 and Torquay Hotel, Torquay on Friday November 16. For the full list of venues and more information, head to the Corona SunSets website. 

Craig David and Nelly lead 2019 RNB Vine Days lineup

RNB Vine Days hits Mt Dunned Estate, Geelong on Saturday February 9. Tickets are available via Ticketmaster from Friday November 2. For More info, head to the RNB Vine Days website. 

Kim Salmon and The Surrealists are hitting the stage for Darebin Music Feast

Kim Salmon and The Surrealists hit Swamplands Bar, previously known as Tago Mago, on Saturday October 27. Grab your tickets on the door.

The Jesus and Mary Chain reveal 2019 Australian tour

The Jesus and Mary Chain will hit The Forum on Tuesday March 12, 2019. Pre-sale kicks off at 9am local time on Wednesday October 31, with general sale from 9am Friday November 2. Grab your tickets here. 

Queenscliff Music Festival announce triple j Unearthed winner

Queenscliff Music Festival is happening from Friday November 23 - Sunday November 25. Grab your tickets here. 

Gang of Youths are dropping a new live album tomorrow

MTV Unplugged Live in Melbourne is out tomorrow, pre-order a copy here. Catch a screening of the MTV Unplugged performance on Friday October 26 at Jam Factory, tickets available now.

Melbourne Bitter and Mr Simple reveal epic collab

The Melbourne Bitter X Mr Simple launch is happening on Thursday November 15 at The Standard Hotel. Entry is free but be sure to RSVP. 

Buzzcocks reveal 40th anniversary album re-issues

Re-issues of Another Music In A Different Kitchen and Love Bites will be released on Friday January 25, 2019 via Domino. Pre-order a copy here. 

Arctic Monkeys announce 2019 Australian tour

Arctic Monkeys hit Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday February 26 with an all ages show. Telstra and Arctic Monkeys pre-sale kicks off at 10am local time on Tuesday October 30, with Frontier members pre-sale from 2pm local time on Thursday November 1. General sale begins at 2pm local time on Wednesday November 7. 

Pitch Music & Arts reveals mammoth 2019 lineup

Pitch Music & Arts is happening from Friday March 8, 2019 until Monday March 11, 2019 at Mafeking, Victoria. For the full lineup, tickets and more information, head to the Pitch website. 

Beach House reveal 2019 Australian tour

Beach House hit The Forum on Friday March 8 and Golden Plains on Saturday March 9. Tickets are on sale now.