2012 has been nothing short of massive for much-loved Melbourne artist, Gotye. His latest album Making Mirrors was a smash hit on the home front, while it was the track "Somebody That I Used To Know" which went on to make Gotye a global phenomenon. From there, an extensive world tour ensued, as well as a record breaking eight week reign at the top of the U.S charts, solidifying Wally de Backer's status as a true international superstar.
80s popstar Rick Astley will be bringing famed classics "Never Gonna Give You Up", "Whenever You Need Somebody" and others to the country for the first time in over 20 years. No, this isn't a prank. You aren't being Rick Roll'd. This is the real deal!
Iconic ska octet, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, have been filling many a venue with their legendary fusion of ska with punk and hardcore music. Achieving mainstream success through the 90s and spawning the multi-platinum record Let's Face It, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones are an act that are revered for their lively stage shows as well as their musical talent.
TERROR ANNOUNCE LOCAL SUPPORTS, CANCEL BRISBANE SHOW
The launch for MA's newest single will be at The Vanguard on the 22nd of June.
MA is a Sydney duo and their 9 piece pop orchestra are set tear up the Vanguard stage once again, playing tunes off their new album new album Dance Until My Heart Breaks.
They will be joined on stage by + AniKiko.
Get your tickets now from www.thevanguard.com.au/
ROOTS NIGHT 3 AT THE GOVERNOR HINDMARSH!
Gravy Train Promotions presents the third showcase in the successful ROOTS series at The Gov in Adelaide. The last Friday of June will feature some great music provided by some of Adelaide's most talented musicians. Dabbling in everything from soul to funk, from swing to surf, the line up for ROOTS 3 is sure to tick all boxes of satisfaction.
Lucky Seven Swing
MOONSHADOW HAVE RELEASED EXTRA TICKETS
Moonshadow is the project of Yusuf/Cat Stevens. The musical is in Australia for twelve weeks and with rave reviews extra tickets have just been released until July 22nd.
BOOGIE 6 SELLS OUT! MORE ACTS ADDED TO THE BILL
Brisbane party starters The Belligerents have spent the last year and a bit building up a steadfast reputation as a class live act and a buch of kickass musicians. They're now ready for their debut EP to be unleashed onto the public, with She Calls The Shots ready for distribution! To promote the EP, the band are hitting the road through July for a string of dates set to ignite venues across the country.
The brotherhood that is the soulful, funky and jazz-influenced band, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble are set to return to Australia to once again, captivate our attention.
Psychedelic rockers Wolf & Cub are making their rounds along the east coast. Having wowed the audience at Bondi and more recently, their shindig at Sydney's The Standard, the boys will be making pit stops in Melbourne, Surfers Paradise and Byron Bay for their new Double A-side single “Shut Me Out // Got Nothing Coming”.