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From Glasper to Bieber: Chris Dave on jazz, collaboration, and influence

“I usually just like to play and not explain anything; it gets too confusing. Your expression is in what you’re playing.”

Vance Joy, Middle Kids, Peking Duk and more headline triple j's One Night Stand

It's being billed as the biggest One Night Stand yet.  

American Essentials Film Festival is bringing the best of independent cinema to Australia

“A really defining thing about American independent cinema particularly, is that you can really see the individuals behind the film.”

Tim Minchin, Chrysta Bell and a former jihadist headline Dark Mofo's second program reveal

The second revelation of Dark Mofo has emerged from the clouds. 

St Kilda Film Festival unveils stunning 2018 program

Celebrating 35 years of storytelling. 

Want to win free tickets to Strawberry Fields for life? Enter now.

The annual celebration of music, art and nature is back. 

Clunes Booktown Festival returns to celebrate its 12 year anniversary

From hosting the biggest bookshop in Australia to shining a light on the cultural hub that is Clunes; 2018’s CBF is worth the drive.

Dan Sultan, Justin Townes Earle and more headline a brand new music festival

A month-long celebration of all the senses, Queenscliff Low Light Festival will celebrate all things music, food and film in a picturesque seaside setting.

Melbourne's getting a new, completely accessible music festival

The festival aims to use music as a platform to normalise disability. 

On this week: Australia's five-day celebration of regional LGBTI pride

Australia’s premier queer country festival is back for another year. 

Head to Alice Springs to experience this bone-crushing heavy music festival

Blacken Open Air returns to Alice Springs this Easter.

New Zealand Festival reveals stellar 2018 lineup

New Zealand Festival's Artistic Director has announced the New Zealand Festival’s lineup.

Moving on and up: Benjamin Booker on guilt and growth

“I’m not that old but looking back as a black kid going to a punk show, people would hound you just for wearing Converse. It’s such a different world now.”

Dan Sultan, Mia Dyson, Steve Smyth and more join Bluesfest lineup

A selection of Aussie legends will be joining the Bluesfest party. 

Boogie Festival expands 2018 lineup

Two months to go until Boogie and things are looking up. 

Beat's guide to Laneway 2018 sideshows

No tickets, no worries. Here's everything you need to know about Laneway Festival's sprawling list of sideshows. 

Groovin the Moo's excellent 2018 lineup has landed

Three days of live music away from the big smoke. 

Ms. Lauryn Hill is coming to Australia

The legendary R&B artist just took the Bluesfest lineup to a new level. 

Escape the city with The Pier Street Party

For the second year running, The Pier Street Party is set to shake up Melbourne’s outer suburbs. 

By The Meadow 2018's lineup is absolutely beaut

Pulling out the big guns for their fifth birthday party. 

St Kilda Festival's massive and free 2018 lineup has arrived

Australia's favourite free festival has returned with the goods. 

Welcome to Unify Gathering: everything you need to know before you go

Returning to the picturesque surrounds of South Gippsland for another sell-out instalment.

How a solar-powered music festival is leading a sustainable revolution

Going Off the Grid in search of something better. 

Juanes, Newton Faulkner, Gomez and more announce Melbourne sideshows

Can't make it to Bluesfest? Don't worry about it. 

Baker Boy, Batz, Swim Season + more to play St Kilda Festival

Here's who'll be taking to the new music stage.

Brunswick Music Festival announces 2018 program

The sprawling celebration of 3056 is back with live music, a pool party and more.