With the Graphic Festival bringing some brilliant artists and minds to the Sydney Opera House, all eyes are going to be on how some visual and musical partnerships go down with Harbour City crowds. Elsewhere down the coast, some exciting Aussie bands both emerging and established will be doing their thing this weekend - check out who we're going to be catching!
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Happy October! As we edge closer to the festive (and festival) season, we have national tours kicking off, more international bands arriving and some of our favourite locals doing their own thing around the country. Check out some of our picks for the weekend ahead, below.
With festival season right around the corner, there are plenty of shows to get yourself to this weekend. From underground rock 'n' roll in Adelaide to rap in Sydney and Sound of the Suburbs festival in Cronulla here is our eclectic mix of shows you can get to this weekend.
As we head into the final few weeks of September (eek), our contributors are getting their fine selves along to some stellar shows around the country this weekend in particular! From The Rubens on the West Coast, to SAFIA coming through to embrace South Australia, there's plenty to be getting to - check out some of our picks for this weekend, below.
With BIGSOUND currently taking over Brisbane, we expect that there's going to be quite a few musos, music fans and industry folk nursing sore heads leading into this weekend. The show rolls on for quite a few of the showcasing artists, heading around the country for more shows, while some other Australian and international names look set to kick things off on their own on respective tours down the coast. Check out our picks for this weekend below!
With BIGSOUND just around the corner now, many music fans are going to be training their eyes on the Valley in Brisbane as hundreds of Australian and international artists will be showcasing their wares over two hectic nights of live performance. This weekend coming then, is going to be the perfect way to get pumped for what's still to come, with some stellar names kicking off tours, making special festival appearances and bringing their new tunes to Australian venues dotted around the country in a venue near you. Check out our picks for the weekend below!
Some well known and beloved Australian names are hitting the road as we wrap up on August and look ahead to September, while some international favourites will be returning with some killer sounds and chaotic live shows. Check out some of the spots the AU will be heading this weekend - from Megan Washington's date with the Northcote Social Club in Melbourne, to Dillinger Escape Plan's return to Brisbane, there's some great gigs happening!
We're edging close to the end of August and with BIGSOUND around the corner, we're anticipating some killer live shows to result over the next few weeks. Let's get this weekend out of the road first and some of our faves are set to hit venues down the east coast in particular. Timberwolf kicks off his Flux EP launch tour in Sydney, while Hiatus Kaiyote hit Brisbane for a cheeky end of weekend show. With everything else in between, check out some of our picks below.
The weekend is here once more and there is a great diverse range of artists lined up to hit venues near you, ready to showcase their best and latest tunes. Check out the following shows the AU is particularly keen to check out and get behind these talented artists!
Cheers to the freakin' weekend, as Rihanna so aptly put it. Sydney's in for a killer hometown show from rising indie rock legends Gang of Youths, Newcastle comes to Adelaide when MAIDS take on the Cranka, Aussie jazz icon James Morrison is set to wow Melbourne and more! Check out our weekend picks below.
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And just like that, we're knocking on August's door. While we try to wrap out minds around that fact, some kickass bands are getting ready to tear up venues around the joint this weekend. Get out there and support your locals!
It's Splendahhh weekend! For those of you who aren't going to Byron for the festival, the east coast is about to get hit with a tonne of killer sideshows. Here's some of our picks!
Nosaj Thing is set to heat up Adelaide's west end, while the west coast is preparing to celebrate live music in all its chaotic glory with Scottofest taking over three rooms. Ryan Adams will finally perform in Melbourne, while Golden Features eyes up a killer show in Sydney. With so much live music happening around the country this weekend, take a look at our picks for the next few nights and make sure you're out and about!
Another weekend is upon us and we bring you some of our picks of some of the sweet shows happening around the country this weekend. Line up High Tension, in Melbourne and Alpine in Sydney, for example. A diverse and killer range of bands are hitting the coast over the next few nights - don't miss 'em!