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the AU interview: Rodrigo Sanchez (Mexico) on the upcoming Rodrigo y Gabriela tour & collaborations!

It's not long before Rodrigo y Gabriela make their anticipated Australian return and yet, it doesn't feel like it's been long since we last saw them. With a renowned stage presence and live reputation that has long preceded them, both Rodrigo and Gabriela have continued to step up the ferocity and passion in their music with their 2014 release, 9 Dead Alive.

Rodrigo y Gabriela announce headline Australian dates!

The spectacular guitar duo from Mexico are returning to Australia for the sixth time in nearly as many years.

Neneh Cherry, Caribou, Lykke Li and more announced for Sydney's 'Music at the House' series!

Another wonderful season of music has been announced to play out at the iconic Sydney Opera House, with the 'Music at the House' series being unveiled last night. A whole stack of amazing international performers from a whole range of music genres will be playing at the Opera House in the early months of next year, with live music fans now able to sign up for pre-sales and get to planning!

The Gipsy Kings, Rodrigo Y Gabriela and more feature on the third Bluesfest artist announcement!

The Bluesfest line up got even bigger today, with an impressive third round of artists being confirmed to be heading to Byron Bay over Easter weekend 2015! The festival already boasts the likes of The Black Keys and Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals and today, Peter Noble and his crew are delighted to announce that among their next crop of Bluesfest-bound artists are The Gipsy Kings, Rodrigo Y Gabriela and Jurassic 5!

the AU interview: Rodrigo Sanchez of Rodrigo y Gabriela (Mexico) talks about their new album "9 Dead Alive"

As he was waking up and we at the AU were closing up shop for the night, I had the opportunity earlier this month to chat to Rodrigo Sanchez, one half of the infamous guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela. By now, you probably know their story – a couple of musicians from Mexico get discovered on the streets of Ireland. Location aside, the story of the celebrated busker is nothing new, and artists like Passenger continue the tradition.

Album News Weekly: 22 January 2014

In This Issue: Big list with some big names this week. The colourful Morrissey is putting out an album this year, as well as tabloid legend George Michael. Other international releases include The Used, We Are Scientists, and a new one from the Ministry Of Sound. Local releases are going to be strong too: Sally Seltman, The Audreys, Morgan Evans and Post Blue have all announced albums for 2014. The end of January is fast approaching, and the year of great albums is well and truly under way...

Live Review: Rodrigo y Gabriela + Alex Wilson - Sydney Opera House Concert Hall (02.01.13)

Music doesn’t get simpler than two people with a guitar each, right? Rodrigo y Gabriela definitely proved that theory wrong at their Sydney Opera House performance on Wednesday 2nd January.

Photo Gallery: Falls Festival Day 2 - Lorne, Victoria (29.12.12)

Day two of the Falls Festival and all the action is on the Valley Stage. The weather is warm and the crowd is primed for fun. Our photographer John Goodridge was in amongst it all and brings these photos...

Radiohead close out Day 2 of Bonnaroo 2012

As the tens of thousands who’ve flocked to Great Stage Park for this years Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival settled in for their first complete day of festivities, the event began to show its true breadth, opening all of its stages to welcome a massive range of music, cinema and comedy before closing the night with one of the worlds most revered modern rock bands, Radiohead.

The Festival Diaries: Day Two at New Orleans Jazz Fest ft. Grace Potter + The Zac Brown Band and more (04.05.12)

The second day of our time at the festival was full of new discoveries – and where better than New Orleans to discover something outside of your usual musical experiences? And today as Jazz Fest went live on YouTube, we hope a fair few of you were able to enjoy the festival and discover a few new artists along the way, too!