Ed Sheeran's 2015 Australian tour is unsurprisingly, selling out all over the shop, but fans will be stoked to know that even more additional shows have now been added in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide to meet demand. Tickets for shows across the entire board are now on sale, so be sure to grab 'em!
Tasmania's Captives are breaking out for a tour of their brand new EP, Butterflies, Diamonds & Lightning! And yes, that will be the last prisoner/captive related pun you'll read in this announcement. The band, who've been slaying it on the live front alongside the likes of Tumbleweed, The Snowdroppers and more recently, are going to be kicking it in a headline capacity through this month and November with some gigs you won't want to miss if you like your rock music loud, bold and proud.
The DJ Duo The Faders have announced the release of the new album and their Australian and New Zealand ‘F.U.N. 2’ Tour! After a big year for the two girls, they aren’t slowing down, planning their biggest national tour to date. The girls will also be supporting for Miley Cyrus’ ‘Bangerz Tour’ in Auckland, Melbourne, and Sydney.
Melbourne rhythm team The Putbacks and celebrated indigenous artist Emma Donovan have come together to create an LP called Dawn. Set for release on November 7th through HopeStreet recordings, the album is full of heartfelt songs that tell stories of grief, struggle, and redemption. The team will be travelling the east coast in December to celebrate the release.
The Melbourne based DJ/Producer Duo have announced a massive tour of Aus that will see them thrilling fans until the end of the year! The Saviours of Sound will hit the road in October with shows across the East Coast and through regional Victoria.
The five-piece Sydney band The Harry Heart Chrysalis will be hitting the road in October to celebrate the premiere of the new video for their single Vex! Sydney cinematographer Matt Scott Chow shot and directed the video.
These alternative punk rockers from Melbourne will be travelling Australia in October and November in support of their awesome new single "Shadows". Taking inspiration from the storyline and haunting images of the video game Limbo, Inventions’ frontman Jake Leaney describes the song as ‘reminiscent of those nightmares that you just can’t seem to wake from.’
With huge demand Dream on Dreamer have announced a string of shows along the East Coast after releasing their new single "Darkness Brought Me Here".
Yellowcard are coming back to Australia! Yes, admittedly, it's not until July next year, but fans will be grateful to have the news sooner rather than later, right? Frontier Touring will be bringing the band back to our shores in July 2015 for a tour alongside the talented Mayday Parade and Born Lion!
Since taking the reins from Nina Las Vegas on triple J's House Party program each Saturday, KLP has been able to capitalise on the great following she already had as an electro artist with maintaining a presence in the Saturday nights of beat loving Australian music fans around the country. Live crowds have been loving her work at festivals including BIGSOUND, Splendour in the Grass and Field Day and now, she's announced her first ever run of live shows, this November and December!
Celebrating the release of their debut album Falling For You by way of east coast tour this November, is Melbourne band The Harpoons! Kicking off with a hometown show at Howler, the band will be bringing their new baby to crowds in Sydney and Brisbane! The Harpoons have already enjoyed some early international acclaim, with the likes of SPIN and Saint Heron giving them props, and their star on the local Australian scene also continues to rise and shine.
In this Issue: Caitlin Park has releases new track and announces date for final Australian show, Madden Brothers headline Luna Park 'HalloScream' event, Jason Mraz adds extra show in Sydney, Paloma Faith excited to rock in Sydney for another night, and Soul of Sydney perform at fundraiser. Ásgeir travels down under, Claire Morgan and Massimiliano Pagliara perform together on stage, Urthboy brings his signature mixtape sound to Sydney, and Chich are proud to announce their residency at Batch Brewing Co, Marrickville.
Corona Extra are bringing us a massive free national tour to ease us into summer, featuring Alaskan bred, Portland based indie legends Portugal. The Man at 25 venues across Australia this November!
Following their performances over the NYE period at Falls Festival both Run The Jewels and Joey Bada$$ will bring their explosive live shows to both Sydney and Melbourne for two double-bill shows that are not to be missed. Both acts have inspired such a devoted following among hip hop fans worldwide that this is something which is pretty much guaranteed satisfaction.
Many people will remember a time when Gyroscope dominated their music collections. The Perth band who enjoyed much success from 2004 onward, I remember, were such a popular act to be listening to when I was discovering new Australian rock music in high school. Fans will remember Sound Shattering Sound fondly and probably won't believe that it's been 10 years since was released! To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the band announced today that they would be taking it on the road for a very special national tour!