Music News

Prog heavyweights Haken announce 2017 Melbourne show

They'll hit 170 Russell on September 29. Tickets via David Roy Williams. 

Melbourne rockers Press Club release debut single, announce single launch at Old Bar

They'll launch Headwreck at Old Bar on Saturday July 8 with Darts and Rad Island. 

Batpiss announce new album 'Rest in Piss', drop new single and tour dates

They'll launch their new album at The Tote on August 8. 

Swagger Music Festival drops 2017 lineup ft. Josh Cashman, Didirri, Kyle Lionhart and more

Swagger Music Festival goes down from October 20 - October 22 in Wandiligong, Victoria. Tickets via Try Booking. 

International Big Wigs and Aussie Legends: The first BIGSOUND speaker announcement is here

BIGSOUND goes down from September 5 - September 8, in The Valley, Brisbane. 

BRIGGS, A.B. Original, Bart Willoughby and more to play free Melbourne festival

The free event is going down on Saturday May 13 from 10am to dusk throughout the inner city. More details here. 

Green Buzzard lock in 2017 Melbourne show

Catch Green Buzzard at The Curtin on Friday June 16. 

AFI return with first Australian tour in 10 years

They'll hit The Forum Theatre on Sunday September 10. Tickets via Destroy All Lines. 

The Teskey Brothers announce 2017 headline tour

Catch The Teskey Brothers when they hit the Gasometer on Saturday May 13 (supporting Emilee South), the Northcote Social Club on Friday May 19 (supporting The Meltdown), Sooki Lounge on Sunday June 18 (supporting Busby Marou) and the Corner Hotel on Friday June 16 (supporting Busby Marou) and Saturday July 22. Tickets available from their website.

Ed Sheeran returns to Australia for a massive stadium tour

Ed Sheeran will be playing Etihad Stadium on Saturday March 10. Tickets available via Ticketmaster.

Premiere: J M S Harrison drops new single and video for 'Afterglow'

J M S Harrison will play the Fleetwood Mac Tribute Night on Saturday May 20 at Caravan Music Club. 

Pallbearer lock in second 2017 Melbourne show

Don't miss Pallbearer when they double-down on the Northcote Social Club on Thursday July 6. Tickets are still available for Friday July 7, but be warned - they're selling fast (obviously). Tickets available via Life Is Noise.

Closing Tonight: The Melbourne exhibition showcasing the work of local artisans

Catch it at 5 Rankins Lane tonight, Wednesday May 10. 

A never-before-seen 2008 set from Eddy Current Suppression Ring is screening at The Tote

It's going down at The Tote on Monday July 17. More info via Leaps and Bounds. 

Pussy Riot, Nai Palm, GAIKA and more added to Dark Mofo 2017 lineup

Dark Mofo takes place between June 8 and June 21 in venues and spaces all across Hobart. Head to the Dark Mofo website for more information. Tickets will be available from the website from Tuesday April 11.

Leaps and Bounds Music Festival unveils huge ten-day program

It all goes down from Thursday July 13 to Sunday July 23. Stay tuned, as there will be a further announcement of shows and events on Monday May 29. For ticketing information, head to Leaps and Bounds. 

Allysha Joy announces 2017 Melbourne residency

It's all going down at the Evelyn from in weekly installments from Wednesday May 3 - Wednesday May 31. 

Premiere: Singh & Blanes release the transcendental 'I Choose You'

The full album will be launched on Thursday 18 May at David Williamson Theatre, Prahran  as part of Stonnington Jazz 2017.

The MSO are dedicating an entire festival to Mozart's greatest works

The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra's Mozart Festival runs from Friday July 14 to Sunday July 23. 

M-Phazes announces 2017 Melbourne show

M-Phazes performs at Section 8 on Sunday June 18. 

A party dedicated to women in electronica is going down in Melbourne

It's all going down Thursday June 1 at the Gasometer. 

Gold Class set off on huge national tour

Get along to Gold Class when they play the Corner Hotel on Saturday July 8. Tickets available via Eventbrite.

Seeker Lover Keeper’s Sally Seltmann unveils one-off Melbourne show

Sally Seltmann performs at the Hawthorn Arts Centre on Friday May 19. Tickets via Boroondara Arts.

Against Me! cancel tonight's Melbourne show citing illness

Full refunds will be given from the point of purchase. 

James Reyne to play Australian Crawl on 2017 national tour

James Reyne performs Australian Crawl at The Palms at Crown on Friday August 4 and Saturday August 5. Tickets via Ticketmaster.

Cat Stevens adds second Melbourne show due to huge demand

Jump on the Peace Train one more time at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday November 28.

A huge record fair is going down in Fitzroy

It's going down Saturday May 20 at Bar Open. 

Xiu Xiu to perform the music of Twin Peaks live with Melbourne shows

Xiu Xiu perform at The Substation on Thursday June 22 and Friday June 23.