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Aussies Abroad: Xavier Rudd, Strange Talk and Alpine in North America, Haitus Kaiyote with Remi in the UK and Northlane... everywhere.

As part of our ongoing commitment to supporting Australian artists touring internationally, we bring you the latest instalment of Aussies Abroad. This week, Xavier Rudd, Strange Talk and Alpine are taking over North America, Haitus Kaiyote is touring with Remi in the UK and Northlane are... everywhere:

Darwin Festival Photo Gallery: Xavier Rudd & The United Nations + Bobby Alu - Darwin Ampitheatre (09.09.15)

Xavier Rudd and his incredibly talented band, The United Nations, treated Darwin Festival to an upbeat and dynamic celebration of global sound. The Darwin show is at the beginning of 'The Flag Australia Tour', which sees Xavier Rudd & The United Nations (supported by the smooth hammock music genius Bobby Alu) travel the country. Check out the photos by Amy Hetherington.

The AU Weekend Gig Guide: March 27th - March 29th

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 heading?

Album News Weekly: 25th February 2015

In This Issue: This week is showing a penchant for profile shots with releases from Tobias Jesso, Karin Park and Daniel Avery. There's also the latest collaboration from Xavier Rudd and his team for those craving a good dose of earthy instrumental vibes. First up however is the singer who specialised in crazy cute relationship songs before Swifty hit the scene.

Aussies Abroad: New International tour dates announced for Illy, Twerps, Xavier Rudd and Courtney Barnett!

Between wowing audiences with high energy live performances to winning highly respected awards all over the world, there’s no doubt Australians are making a big impact on the music industry. We've done another installment of Aussies Abroad, showing you the next bunch of artists to tour internationally:

the AU interview: Xavier Rudd (VIC) chats about his new album, 'Nanna', and working with new band, the United Nations!

Xavier Rudd has just finished recording his eighth studio album, Nanna, with his new band United Nations. John Goodridge chats to Xavier about the spirituality behind the album and how it all came together.

the AU interview: Ash Grunwald (Melbourne) talks touring, bringing family on the road, cracking America and more!

Aussie blues gem Ash Grunwald chats to John Goodridge about touring and the next exciting phase in his music career.

Ash Grunwald announces national tour dates!

After performing in America over the past month alongside Xavier Rudd, Australian blues sensation Ash Grunwald returns back downunder for a national Australian tour!

Queenscliff Music Festival announces lineup for 2014!

The Queenscliff Music Festival has produced yet another great lineup for 2014! From acts like The Jezabels to Xavier Rudd, the festival is set to impress crowds for another year. The QMF's reputation for providing festival audiences with an unique and intimate festival experience continues to grow strong in 2014, and the below selection of artists only plays into this special atmosphere!

Guest appearances, birthday celebrations and Erykah Badu come to Byron for Bluesfest Day Four!

With the final day and night of the Byron Bluesfest around the corner, the Sunday program continue to bring the goods. Bluesfest’s 25th anniversary was celebrated with a rousing rendition of ‘Happy Birthday’ sung to Peter Noble by the public and Playing For Change, who had previously wound up their Mojo Stage set.

Sydney Festival announces the 'Spirit of Akasha' lineup.

Taking to the stage of the Sydney Opera House's Concert Hall as part of the 2014 Sydney Festival will be some stellar live performances alongside the world premiere of Australian film, The Spirit of Akasha. Capturing the spirit of surf culture in present day, the film brings together contexts of film, music and of course, surfing.

Photo Gallery: Xavier Rudd + Donovan Frankenreiter + Nahko and Medicine for the People - The Tivoli, Brisbane (08.10.13)

Xavier Rudd brought his national tour with Donovan Frankenreiter and Nahko and Medicine for the People to a close at Brisbane's Tivoli. Heath Carney brings us these photos.

Live Review: Xavier Rudd + Donovan Frankenreiter + Nahko and Medicine for the People - Big Top, Sydney (04.10.13)

There should be no doubt that Xavier Rudd is one of the most talented musicians in the world. He is also a voice of conscience and an advocate for social change and sustainable living. And I like it when he's fired up about those things.

Photo Gallery: Xavier Rudd - The Forum, Melbourne (03.10.13)

Xavier Rudd blew Melbourne away when he performed at the Forum! Samantha Thomson was there to capture the magic.

Xavier Rudd joins the Boomerang Festival lineup.

We're getting ever closer to the Boomerang Festival now and in exciting news, they've revealed that Xavier Rudd has joined the lineup for 2013! Along with Rudd, Dr Dijiniyini Gondarra OAM and Jeff McMullen are also joining the lineup, only bolstering the already stellar nature of the festival itself.