Music News

Hip hop leads Falls Festival's 2018/19 second lineup reveal

Falls Festival 2018/19 goes down in Lorne from December 28 - December 31, in Marion Bay from December 29 - December 31, in Byron Bay from December 31 - January 2 and in Fremantle on January 5 - January 6. Find more details on the full lineup via the festival website.

This Tasmanian music festival just dropped its stunningly eclectic lineup

A Festival Called Panama comes to Tasmania's Lone Star Valley from Friday March 8 - Sunday March 10. Head to the festival website for tickets and more info.

Happy Mondays unleash 2019 Australian tour

Happy Mondays play The Forum on Saturday March 9. They'll also appear at Perth's Astor Theatre on Saturday March 2, Adelaide's HQ Complex on Sunday March 3, Eatons Hill Hotel in Brisbane on Thursday March 7 and the Enmore Theatre in Sydney on Friday March 8. Head to SMB Presents for ticket info.

'Scotty Doesn't Know' is now blasting out of the PM's personal website

Head to scottmorrison.com.au for a good laugh while you can.   

Hiatus Kaiyote's Nai Palm reveals breast cancer diagnosis

To see Nai Palm's full statements, head to her Instagram.

Genesis Owusu is heading on an east coast tour

Catch Genesis Owusu at The Workers Club on Thursday November 22. Grab your ticket here.

Grimm Sisters are throwing the spookiest Halloween party of the year

Alien Invasion is happening at The Old Bar on Saturday October 27. Grab your tickets via TryBooking or on the door. 

Good Things Festival announces a massive slab of sideshows

Tickets for all sideshows are on sale from 9am local time on Friday October 19 via Destroy All Lines. 

Australia and New Zealand dominate the first round of SXSW invites

Keep your eyes peeled for more SXSW news over the coming months. 

Aussie artists band together for 'Drought Relief' compilation album

Drought Relief is set for release on Friday October 19 via all music retailers. The album will also be available for download via iTunes. 

WOMADelaide drops first lineup announcement

WOMADelaide 2019 will be held from March 8 - March 11 in Botanic Park, Adelaide. The full lineup will be released in November, grab your tickets here. 

Wax Poets is the new dedicated vinyl night you don't want to miss

This month’s stint goes down at Red Betty, at the rear of 859 Sydney Road, Brunswick this Friday October 19 from 7pm. Entry is free. 

Belleville are hosting a groovalicious funk night this Friday

Umlaut and Sludge Party are playing at Belleville from 9pm on Friday October 19. Entry is free.

Roxy Music frontrunner Bryan Ferry announces Australian tour

Tickets to Bryan Ferry's shows are available from Frontier Touring.

The mammoth 2019 Golden Plains lineup has landed

Golden Plains 2019 goes down from March 9 - March 11. I can hear the sound of tinnies cracking already. 

Bullet For My Valentine unveil 'Not Dead Yet' music clip ahead of Aussie trip

Bullet For my Valentine will be playing at Good Things Festival in December. For tickets, visit www.oztix.com.au.

The Magic Numbers announce Aussie tour dates to celebrate new album

Tickets for The Magic Numbers' tour Down Under are available at www.mjrpresents.com.

Nick Cave returns to Australia for a series of intimate Q&A events

Tickets for Conversations with Nick Cave go on sale Thursday October 18 at www.nickcave.com.

Amy Shark releases ‘Teenage Dirtbag’ cover for Spotify Sessions

Amy Shark performs at the Melbourne Cup Carnival’s Kennedy Oaks Day on Thursday November 8.

Music Victoria Awards prove we are in a golden age of Aussie music

The Age Music Victoria Awards will be held at the Melbourne Recital Centre on Wednesday November 21. To vote in the awards go to the Music Victoria website.

Punk rockers Bridge the Border announce 'Congratulations Everybody's Gone' EP launch

For more information, visit the Bridge the Border's Facebook event.

The Hills are Alive with the sound of Press Club and Vera Blue

The Hills are Alive is from Friday March 29 to Sunday 31 March at The Farm in Gippsland. Tickets are on sale now.

Amy Shark and Courtney Barnett lead the 2018 ARIA award nominations

The ARIA Awards will be held on _ November 28. For the full list of nominations, check out the ARIA Awards  website.

George Ezra announces second Australia tour in 12 months

Tickets for George Ezra's Australia tour go on sale on Tuesday October 16. For more infomation, visit the Secret Sounds website.

Gordi and Amy Shark win big at the Australia Women in Music Awards

Jen Cloher will be performing at the Darebin Music Feast in October. Check out the rest of the lineup here.

Stella Donnelly announces "Finally Made Some Friends" Australian tour

For more information, visit Stella Donnelly's Facebook page.