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Dan Sultan announces November/December tour in support of OPENLive!

Dan Sultan will be on the road with some new material through November and December, supporting new music platform OPENLive and the release of a limited edition physical CD of his recent National Theatre concert. OPENLive, priding itself on being able to produce mixed and mastered recordings of performances instantly after the event has joined up with Sultan in what is a no-brainer partnership - the quality of Sultan's performances are stellar, and to have that essence captured on a physical format is something fans will no doubt be chomping at the bit to get their hands on.

Foals and Bloc Party lead the first artist announcement for the Falls & Southbound festivals!

Now that Splendour in the Grass is over for another year, Australian festival goers can now look ahead to the next major run of festivals coming up over the New Year period and for 2015, the crew behind the Falls and Southbound festivals have delivered a pretty slick line up of artists set to bring in your New Year right. Leading the first artist announcement of the festival tour are Foals and Bloc Party, both British bands who have long enjoyed a successful relationship with fans in Australia.

Briggs cleans up at the 2015 NIMAs; Gurrumul, B2M and 'The Genesis Project' provide live performance highlights!

A strong crowd of music lovers and members of the NT music industry gathered at the Ampitheatre in the George Brown Botanic Gardens in Darwin last night for the 2015 National Indigenous Music Awards - an event that saw some incredible live performances and artists take away a range of awards recognising musical achievements, commendations and excellence in not only surging forward in the wider Australian and international industries, but also in keeping culture and traditional language alive.

the AU weekend gig guide: March 13th - March 15th.

We've taken a look at some of the shows we'll be going to throughout the weekend ahead and deliver you this guide - where will you be headed?

Photo Gallery: Dan Sultan + Benny Walker - Melbourne Zoo (05.03.15)

With his original show at the Melbourne Zoo rained out completely back in February, the crew behind the Zoo Twilight Series rescheduled Dan Sultan's highly anticipated show to take place this week. Supported by Benny Walker, Sultan did not disappoint! Tony Proudfoot brings us these photos from the show.

Sheppard, Dan Sultan, 5SOS and Sia lead 2015 APRA Music Award nominations with multiple nods!

Today, the 2015 APRA Music Award nominees were announced, with some Australian songwriters emerging as particular hot contenders, nabbing multiple nominations. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the likes of Sia and 5 Seconds of Summer jumped off the page, both with three nominations to their name, while the Brisbane pop juggernaut that has become Sheppard lead the pack at four nom's.

Adelaide Fringe Festival Photo Gallery: Dan Sultan - Garden of Unearthly Delights (19.02.15)

Dan Sultan

The Aurora Spiegeltent was once again the place to be as Dan Sultan shared his songs and stories with a enthusiastic Adelaide crowd. Kerrie Geier was there for the AU review.

Dan Sultan's Melbourne Zoo show rescheduled for March 5th.

Weather caused Dan Sultan to postpone his Melbourne Zoo show last weekend as part of the popular Zoo Twilights Series, with conditions getting so bad even some animals needing to be evacuated! The organisers are happy to announce today however, that his show has been rescheduled for March 4th.

the AU's Weekend Gig Guide: February 13th - February 15th.

We've taken a look at some of the shows we're going to be heading to through the weekend ahead and deliver you this guide - our gig pick of the week!

Live Review: Paul Kelly and the Merri Soul Sessions - Taronga Zoo, Sydney (05.02.15)

Paul Kelly was joined by a group of talented Australian singers to play songs they performed together on the Merri Soul Sessions album.

Chet Faker, Augie March, Hilltop Hoods and more shortlisted for the APRA Music Awards!

The nominees for the 2015 APRA Music Awards were announced today, with the Sydney event set to celebrate some of the country's best at Carriageworks in March. The shortlisted artists for the prestigious Song Of The Year Award will be whittled down to five finalists, the winner of which will be announced at the ceremony on March 24th. Hosted by Brian Nankervis again this year, the event will also be joined by APRA Music Awards Director Robert Conley, who will be curating the live peformances on the night.

Photo Gallery: Falls Festival Day Two - Lorne, Victoria (29.12.14)

The second day of the Falls Festival at Lorne sees the rest of the campers arrive to scattered showers and winds which saw a few tents blow down. Down on the Valley Stage things were heating up with artists such as Milky Chance and Australia's own Temper Trap crowd favorites. DZ Deathrays stepped in at the last minute with Jamie XX and Big Freedia closing the night. The mood was expectant for what the rest of the festival would bring. Photos by John Goodridge.

Live Review: Falls Festival Day 1 - North Byron Parklands (30.12.14)

The misting stations offered the only reprieve. The barometer was pushing higher and higher and with barely any shade to be found, walking through a green tunnel that sprayed water at you seemed like the best option. Shirts clung to skin, whether through sweat or water spray it was impossible to tell, as the second Falls Festival in Byron Bay shifted into life.

Festival Review: Falls Festival Day Two ft. The Temper Trap + Jamie xx - Lorne, Victoria (29.12.14)

While the Grand Theatre took centre stage last night, Monday at Falls Festival Lorne was all about partying in the Valley. A great line up of bands and artists performed through the day and night, not letting the freezing cold weather and rain deter them - the crowd wasn't letting the dropping temperature get them either.

Red Carpet at the 2014 ARIAs: We talk to INXS about Dan Sultan and then they reunite on the ARIA Red Carpet 2014

On the red carpet at the 2014 ARIA Awards, Larry chats with the Fariss brothers of INXS about Melbourne rocker Dan Sultan before the man himself turns out for a nice little reunion! Sultan, a favourite with industry and the public alike, went on to win the Best Rock Album ARIA that night, after being up against the likes of Kingswood and Ball Park Music. He also performed a great rendition of his single "Under Your Skin" at the ceremony as part of the live program.