Melbourne's Jericco will be touring their new single "Colour Outside the Lines" and giving fans a taste of their forthcoming sophomore album, Machine Made the Animals, with a great run of tour dates this October and November! Joined by Circles and Guards of May, the band are sure to make these gigs ones to remember! The new single is available on iTunes on September 19th, with the album seeing release early next year, making this tour the perfect opportunity for Jericco to see what they can expect from the band in the meantime!
When The Black Keys were announced as Bluesfest headliners this morning, we know we weren't the only ones crossing our fingers, waiting for some headline dates to eventuate. Luckily, we weren't waiting too long, with this afternoon's announcement that the American duo would be touring their latest album Turn Blue around the country lighting up out Tuesday!
Every Time I Die are teaming up with Touche Amore for one hell of an Australian tour next year! The bands will be hitting up venues through January 2015 promoting new albums From Parts Unknown and Is Survived By, respectively. Both bands have incredibly loyal fan bases out this way, so no doubt these tickets are going to move quickly once they go on sale this Friday, September 5!
They're three of the country's most loved performers and in November, they'll be performing on the same line up for one very special show in Margaret River. Neil Finn, Gurrumul and Megan Washington will be coming together at the Sandalford Estate for a rare one-off gig coinciding with the Margaret River Gourmet Escape Weekend. The Estate has also announced that it will be donating its profits to Telethon, supporting young children in need of support.
Lia Mice will release her debut album, I Love You on November 4. The latest single off the album, "Our Heavy Heart", is a love ballad with very obvious 80s inspiration, like it could be something straight off a Brat Pack soundtrack. In saying that it does hold its own modern relevance.
In this issue: Kilter at Oxford Art Factory, Mojo Burning Festival announce NSW roadshow, Electric Elements ‘Hand That MC a Mic’ event, Defryme Don’t Call It A Comeback mini tour, Rock N Roll markets with Pat Capocci, Grace Barbe heads to Sydney, The Honey Stompers + Blue Love Revue at Katoomba RSL Club, Sunbeam Sound Machine announce single launch, TCHAMI second Sydney show added, Laura Jean at the Red Rattler in October, Beats 4 Breast Cancer on October 7th, Spring Break ft. Bombs Away at Coogee Bay Hotel.
The complete line up of the Rolling Stone live Lodge has just been announced! The Live Lodge will see Fitzroy’s iconic Workers Club be transformed especially for the event which runs over three entertainment packed weeks between September 25 and October 12. Seven more acts have just been added to the already extensive line up:
Donny Benet's album, Weekend at Donny's is an album full of collaborations which provides an insight into the minds of the exciting talent found in the Australian music scene. Joining Donny on the upcoming album launches will be the internationally acclaimed Donny Benet Show Band with super special guests SPOD, Jack Ladder, Geoffrey O'Connor and Elana Stone.
Indie-folk favourites, the Pierce Brothers have returned from a super successful tour overseas, which included playing Lowlands Festival in The Netherlands. To celebrate their triumph, they've announced their biggest ever Australian tour that will visit metro cities and regional centres!
Following eight years of silence, cult post-rock outfit Jakob have just announced they will release their long-awaited album Sines on October 17 and that they will tour Australia this November.
On the back of the release of their latest album There Is Only Now, landmark hip-hop are set to return to Australia for a four-date tour which will see them perform in Canberra, Sydney, Perth, and Melbourne.
“Heart Need Room” is the debut single from synth-pop psychedelic group Magenta Voyeur, and to celebrate they have announced a string of dates around the country on what will be their very first headline tour.
Adelaide's 22 Year-old singer/songwriter Timberwolf has announced a string of shows in the lead up to his sophomore EP Flux due to be released later this year.
Though select Australian crowds saw Kimbra recently when she was in the country with Janelle Monae, the tour obviously didn't go quite to plan, with Monae cancelling most dates due to illness. The NZ songstress has today announced two headline shows for Melbourne and Sydney for those who missed out the last time, as well as one special show for Auckland fans! Kimbra's latest album, The Golden Echo, has seen a musical progression for the artist as well as collaborations with members of the likes of Muse, The Mars Volta and Foster the People. Get your tickets to see the album realised live, as well as the popular Vows material which brought Kimbra to the attention of many upon her break out!
Danish pop stars popular for bringing "Barbie Girl" and "Doctor Jones" to our lives, AQUA, are coming to Australia for a 'Greatest Hits Tour' in October and November! The group dominated radioplay over here in the late 90s and early 2000s while in Europe, their status as one of the biggest acts of the time was well and truly cemented. Fans can expect all the AQUA hits and more to be rolled out through this national tour, head down memory lane with them!