Music News

Tim Rogers Celebrates The Hi-Fi's Birthday

The Hi-Fi's birthday happens on Friday June 10. It's $35 and tickets are available from The Hi-Fi's website.

A Motherload Of Splendour Sideshows

BAM! For more details, tickets and all that jazz throw your browsers right here! Bon voyage.

The Demon Parade Head To The Mountain

That's Demon Parade, RedBerryPlum, King Gizzard And The Lizard Wizard and Mary Of The Moon at The Tote on Friday May 20.

Paul Kelly's APRA Swag

The APRA Awards happen in Sydney on Tuesday June 21 at Carriageworks. 

Regurgitator And Disasteradio Set Sail

The boat docks at The Ballarat Bended Elbow on Thursday August 25 and again at The HiFi Bar, Melbourne on Friday August 26 with the Melbourne leg of the tour concluding at The Geelong Bended Elbow on Saturday August 27. Tickets available from www.thehifi.com.au, phone 1300 843 4434, or www.regurgitator.oztix.com.au. 18+ only event

Biz Markie Tour

Biz Markie hits The Espy on Friday June 10. Lock it in, Eddie.

Gotye Announces Album Launch

Gotye's Making Mirrors Album Launch will be held at Sydney Opera House on Saturday August 20. Melbourne show (hopefully) to be announced soon. YOU CAN'T JUST PLAY IN SYDNEY, GOTYE. IT'S NOT FAIR.   Presale tickets will be available Thursday May 19 by signing up to Gotye's mailing list. General public tickets available Monday May 23 via www.sydneyoperahouse.com/graphic  

Ben Folds Rocking Australian Suburbs

Tickets for the Friday May 20 show at the Palais Theatre in Melbourne are through Ticketmaster.  

Sebadoh Return For Australian Tour

Sebadoh fans get on over to The Corner Hotel, 57 Swan Street, Richmond on Sunday September 18 to witness the band's return. Tickets on sale Friday May 27 and are available at the Corner Box Office, 57 Swan St Richmond (11am-8pm Mon-Sat) or online www.cornerhotel.com and www.handsometours.com

Richard Stubbs Opens Stonnington Jazz Festival

Richard Stubbs and his musical guests will be appearing at the Prahran Market Food Court on Commerical Road on Thursday May 19 between 1pm and 3pm. 

Lissie Headlines Her Own Australian Tour

Lissie will be performing at Melbourne's Northcote Social Club on Thursday May 19. Tickets are on sale now via Northcote Social Club's website. 

Perform At BIGSOUND This Year

If you or your band are interested in performing at BIGSOUND this year, applications are now open and close on Monday May 16. Check out their website for more details.

Avenged Sevenfold Ready To Tour Australia

Avenged Sevenfold will be appearning alongside Sevendust in Melbourne on Tuesday August 2 at Festival Hall. Tickets will be available to the general public on Ticketmaster on Thursday May 26, but if you really want those tickets there will be a presale starting Thursday May 19. 

Gossling Announces War For Victoria and NSW

Gossling will be making two appearances across Victoria, first at Karova Lounge in Ballarat on Thursday June 23, and then at the Northcote Social Club on Friday June 24. Tickets are available via OzTix for the Ballarat show, and on Northcote Social Club's website.

Parklife Locks In 2011 Return

Parklife 2011 will go down at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl on Saturday September 24. Giddyup

Soundwave Revolution: Revealed

Soundwave Revolution will officially happen in Melbourne on Friday September 30 and tickets go on sale on Thursday May 26 at 9am through Soundwave's website as well as Ticketek. 

Michael Bolton Is So Damn Great

The album Gems - The Duet Collection is out through Sony and in stores June 24.

Papa vs Pretty Getting United In Isolation

Tickets for the United In Isolation tour are on sale this Friday May 13 through the Northcote Social Club for the Melbourne show. For all the others head over to the Papa vs Pretty website to find out.

Elton John's Summer Holiday Plans

Advance tickets for all the shows go on sale next Monday May 24 at 10am sharp and general sale tickets come out on Tuesday May 24 at Ticketek and on 132 849.

Your Chance To Blog For Vivid Sydney

If this news made your toes tingle then make sure you submit your entry by Friday May 20 12:00pm AEST. For more information on the Vivid LIVE Blogger competition go to www.sydneyoperahouse.com/vividblogger

Catching The Nightrider With Red Ink

Y’all interested? Sure you are. If you want the chance to be part of this public-transport-palooza then head to facebook.com/nightriderbus!

Melbourne Cabaret Festival In July

Hit up their website for more details.

Cutting The Muster

You can buy tickets to The 2011 Optus Gympie Music Muster at their official website. 

Karnivool Announce Australian Tour

Tickets are still available for Karnivool's show at the Corner Hotel on Wednesday July 6 through the Corner's website. Tickets for the Frankston show are being sold via Ticketmaster and OzTix.

Puta Madre Brothers Return Home

Puta Madre Brothers will be appearing at the Tote on Friday June 10. Tickets are available via OzTix. 

Brian McKnight Announces Second Show

Brian McKnight's second and Melbourne show has been added to the end of his quick Australian tour on Tuesday June 28 at Trak Lounge Bar. Tickets are availble now via ticketmaster, while VIP Dinner & Show Packages can be booked through the venue.

Splendour Tickets Still Available Thanks To Westpac

Don't give up guys, tickets are on sale now at Splendour's website. 

My Friend The Chocolate Cake's New Album

They play an intimate gig at Readings on Friday May 6 as well as proper shows on Saturday May 28 at both 6pm and 8.30pm at the Arts Centre Fairfax Studio.