Music News

This panel focusing on mental health and the music industry is essential for any performer

The panel will be at the Abbotsford Convent Tuesday May 23 at 6pm. More info here.

Pawn & Co are throwing a Reconciliation Week charity event

This night of solid grooves and live music is happening on Friday June 2 at Pawn & Co. More info here.

Danger Mouse releases new original ft. Run The Jewels and Big Boi

The soundtrack will be available digitally and physically on June 23. Baby Driver opens nationwide in theatres on July 13.

This one ticket will get you into 90 of the world's biggest festivals

Tickets go on sale Monday May 22. Details here. 

Drown This City release new track, lock in headline Melbourne show

They'll play the Workers Club on Saturday July 22. 

Foley announce 2017 Melbourne show

Catch them at The Tote on July 7. 

A huge purple party is going down at The Toff to celebrate Prince's birthday

It's going to get very funky. It's all happening at The Toff on Saturday June 10, Queen's Birthday Weekend. Tickets via Moshtix. 

Minus The Bear announce 2017 Australian tour

They'll hit Max Watts on Saturday August 5. Tickets via XIII Touring and Secret Sounds. 

Authors to discuss Nick Cave legacy at Lovely Creatures forum

For more industry news visit Christie Eliezer's Industrial Strength column.

Live N Local is calling on all Musicians

Visit their website for further details and to apply. Applications close Wednesday 31 May 2017.

Live music photography installation to cover AC/DC lane

Catch it from Friday May 19 - Sunday May 28 at AC/DC Lane, out the front of Cherry Bar. 

St. Kilda’s Palais Theatre re-opening after $26.9m renovation

For more industry news visit Christie Eliezer's Industrial Strength column.

Video Premiere: The Basics Unleash Impromptu Clip For Bitten By The Same Bug

 In The Rude drops on Sunday May 21. Find out more via their Facebook.

The Getaway Plan announce 'Other Voices, Other Rooms' national tour

For the Melbourne leg, get down to Corner Hotel Saturday September 9. Tickets via the band’s website. 

ONE OK ROCK announce first ever Australian headline tour

Catch them at The Corner on Sunday October 8. Tickets via Destroy All Lines. 

Let the rumour mill churn: Foo Fighters coming to Australia in August?

What do you reckon? In with a chance, or are we dreaming? 

At The Drive In, The Presets, Illy + more announced for Yours and Owls Festival 2017

Yours & Owls Festival 2017 goes down at Stuart Park, North Wollongong, NSW. 

The Presets, Alison Wonderland and Bernard Fanning lead stacked 2017 Maroochy Music & Vis Arts lineup

Maroochy Music & Vis Arts Festival 2017 goes down at the Old Horton Park Golf Course in Maroochydore on Saturday August 26. Tickets on sale Wednesday May 17 via the festival website.

The Ahern Brothers celebrate debut album with Melbourne show

The Ahern Brothers come to the Wesley Anne on Saturday July 22. Tickets via Oztix.

Grants support sound proofing of live music venues to the tune of $25,000

Applications for the one year grant can be submitted via Creative Victoria and close on Wednesday June 7.

Guitar icon Tommy Emmanuel announces 2017 Melbourne show

Supported by fellow CGP, Steve Wariner, Tommy Emmanuel performs at Hamer Hall on Thursday September 28. 

Sounds Australia is helping local artists break into European markets

The conferences kick off at Classical:NEXT in Rotterdam and run through May and June. For more information on the program, head here.

Georgia State Line channel classic Americana on new single, lock in Melbourne show

Georgia State Line launch Older Than I Am at the Union Hotel on Saturday June 17.

Grim Rhythm to release debut LP, lock in Melbourne launch show

Catch them at Old Bar on Friday June 23. 

REMI and Boxwars join 2017 Reclink Community Cup lineup

The 2017 Reclink Community Cup will go down at Victoria Park on Sunday June 25. More details here. 

Girls Rock! Melbourne are launching an 18+ music camp this June

The inaugural LR!M camp costs $300 per person and will take place from June 9 - June 11 at Wick Studios in Brunswick. Registrations are now open at Girl's Rock! Melbourne.

Ed Kuepper to play 'Solo & By Request' Melbourne show

Kuepper will be playing as part of Leaps & Bounds Music Festival Saturday July 22.

Gang of Youths announce 2017 national tour

They'll hit Festival Hall on Wednesday September 6. Tickets via Live Nation. 

Ayla returns with new single and tour announcement

Ayla will be playing the Workers Club Thursday June 22.