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Gig Announcements: Dave Larkin Band for Phoenix Public House Gig, Blackchords Announce Single Launch Shows, Kids of 88 Announce Espy Show, My Brightest Diamond Announces Tour & Support Act plus more.


After a stint of touring with Cold Chisel last year, the Dave Larkin Band will play a special show at the Phoenix Public House next month. Supporting the band will be 67 Special and You Am I's Davey Lane, truly cementing what is a kiler line up!

Dave Larkin Band + 67 Special + Davey Lane
Saturday, 2nd June.
Phoenix Public House, Brunswick

Live Review: Active Child + Caitlin Park + Oliver Tank - East Brunswick Club (08.02.12)

As one of the must-see acts at Laneway Festival this year, the ‘Sold Out’ sign at the entrance of the East Brunswick Club reveals that many Melbournians want another piece of USA’s Active Child...

the AU [audio] interview at Peats Ridge: Oliver Tank (Sydney)

In our final Peats Ridge Interview from the New Years 2011 event, we caught up with Sydney based electronic artist Oliver Tank, to chat about the year past and the year ahead...

Sydney Festival Live Review: Washington presents Insomnia - Sydney Opera House (25.01.12)

I know it’s clichéd, but Washington truly has had an incredible couple of years. We’ve watched her transform from an adorable musical nerd playing the Oxford Arts Factory to an absolutely breathtaking artist selling out the Sydney Opera House in just two years. Her Insomnia show for Sydney Festival completely lived up to the hype surrounding it, to say the least.

Live Review: Active Child + Caitlin Park + Oliver Tank - Oxford Art Factory (29.01.12)

As Big Day Out and its many official sideshows wrapped up in Sydney (there are still a few more special appearances to be made... such as Das Racist at the Rdio launch on Saturday), it's now time to officially welcome the sideshows of the 2012 Laneway Festival, with Active Child ringing in the period with a spellbinding show at the Oxford Art Factory on Sunday night.

Album Review: Oliver Tank - Dreams (2011 EP)

Sydney local Oliver Tank has quietly gone about making a name for himself over the last year or so; not just here but across the globe. At only 22 that’s quite impressive. National Public Radio in the US recently chose Tank as one of the top 5 BandCamp albums of 2011. Listening to his first EP Dreams, it’s pretty clear why they did.

Peats Ridge Festival announces 26 new artists to their bill, including Jim Ward and Yukon Blonde

Peats Ridge Sustainable Arts and Music Festival today announces a massive 26 new acts to their already bulging festival line up.

Revived American rocker and master lyricist, Jim Ward, world breaking Canadian band Yukon Blonde, Melbourne band of the moment - Aria Award nominated Oh Mercy, hot Aussie favourite - Canyons, and bursting local act New Navy are among the newly announced.