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The Adelaide Festival reveals Sufjan Stevens, Godspeed You! Black Emperor and more for 2016 program!

The 2016 Adelaide Festival program has been launched today, with David Sefton and his team unveiling yet another eclectic line up of Australian and international musicians, visual artists, theatre and dance legends set to come to South Australia next February and March. In Sefton's fourth and final year as Festival Artistic Director, he's pulling out the big guns across the realms of music, art, dance and theatre that has continued to push boundaries.

Eddy Current Suppression Ring end six-year hiatus to play Golden Plains festival

Melbourne’s Eddy Current Suppression Ring are set to headline this year’s Golden Plains festival, playing a one-off show in the Supernatural Amphitheatre on the 13th of March. It will be the band’s first performance in six years, and ten years to the day since their first appearance at Golden Plains.

Moose Blood are the 9th band confirmed for Soundwave 2015

Following standout performances at Reading and Leeds in the UK, Moose Blood have found themselves enjoying plenty of buzz with their mix of emo rock and pop-punk across their steady stream of EPs. And now they've got a new full length record in the form of I’ll Keep You In Mind From Time To Time which will be bringing them to Australia for the first time, as part of the Soundwave 2016 lineup!

Artist Lineup for Live Broadcast of Austin City Limits Music Festival Announced

Image: The Decemberists

Hitting its 14th year, the Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) offers another impressive lineup that's set to span across a range of music genres. The the second year running, music lovers from all over the globe who can't make it to Texas in person, are able to experience the event through Red Bull TV’s exclusive live coverage of Weekend One. Viewers will be able to see performances from The Strokes, Deadmau5, Alabama Shakes, Of Monsters and Men, The Decemberists, A$AP Rocky and more. Click through for the full lineup.

Over 20 artists and speakers announced for 20th WOMADelaide festival including Angelique Kidjo and David Suzuki

Image Credit WOMADelaide 2015, Tony Lewis

WOMADelaide has announced over 20 artists and speakers for its 20th festival, including Benin’s Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Angélique Kidjo, and Canadian academic and environmentalist David Suzuki. Set to kick off in Adelaide’s Botanic Park from 11–14 March 2016, click through for the first lineup.

The Bennies announce extensive Australian tour 
this summer

Melbourne’s The Bennies are set to embark on an extensive summer tour. The four-piece will be supported by The Hard Aches and Wet Pensioner on most of the tour’s eighteen dates, commencing their string of shows in Hobart on the 11th of November. Click through to for the dates and details!

81 Acts Announced for WAM Festival including Tired Lion, Ruby Boots, Methyl Ethyl and more!

Image: Ruby Boots

81 acts have just been announced for WAM Festival, and this announcement only covers a little more than half the lineup! Tired Lion, Methyl Ethyl, KUČKA, Ruby Boots, Sydnee Carter, Silent Knight, Coin Banks and loads more are set to make appearances throughout the event. Click through for more info...

Album News Weekly: 30th September 2015

In This Issue: This week has releases coming in from Brizzy to South America, with plenty of debuts and veteran producers. Check out the latest from Wavves to Banoffee to Neon Tiger!

The Lulu Raes Announce 2015 ‘Burnout’ Tour For October

Fresh off the stage from BIGSOUND (including a spot on our 7th Birthday lineup!) and Small World Festival, The Lulu Raes have announced a headline tour along the east coast of Australia in support of their new single, ‘Burnout’. The single debuted at #6 on the AIR Independent Radio Chart, and has received much radio support from FBi and Triple J. Click through for a full list of tour dates.

Ray Ban & Boiler Room announce first Australian show as part of collaborative Globetrotting series

Milan, LA, Austin and Chicago are a just a few world cities that Ray-Ban x Boiler Room have rocked. Now the collaborative event series between will finally hit Australian shores on November 10 with Melbourne confirmed as the next stop.

Cheap Fakes Announce ‘Modern Vintage’ Album Tour

Cheap Fakes are dropping their record Modern Vintage on October 9th, and to celebrate, the Brisbane six-piece will be playing a run of shows in support of the album. After spending months in pre-production and recording with renowned producer, John Merchant, the band will be bringing their brass fueled funk sound to venues across the east coast of Australia.

Australian Music Week Releases Massive Third Artist Announcement

Australian Music Week has announced 70+ more bands to perform at the brand new music summit this November, featuring a wide range of talents such as Tuka, Ben Ottewell (Gomez), Ray Beadle, Juice, Declan Kelly & the Rising Sun (Diesel n Dub)! AMW has also announced new artists for this year's Canadian Blast, as well as a huge range of industry speakers for the event.

Peking Duk, Miami Horror, Tijuana Cartel, The Wombats and More Added to Falls & Southbound Festival Line-Up

The Wombats
The Wombats - Image Credit: Kerrie Geier

Falls Festival has just announced some killer new additions to its line-up. Joining an already impressive list including Foals, Bloc Party, Disclosure and more will be Peking Duk, Miami Horror, Tijuana Cartel and Bootleg Rascal. Click through for the full second announcement...

Grab your timetable and map for today's Sounds of the Suburbs Festival in Cronulla!

Taking over Wilbar Lane in Cronulla (NSW) today is the return of the Sounds of the Subrbs festival, with Australia's own Holy Holy playing headliner duties alongside US bands The Garden, The Memories and White Fang - all presented by iconic Californian label Burger Records. The likes of The Lazys, Citizen Kay, Food Court, Drunk Mums, Skegss and more will be joining them. For those attending, here is the festival timetable and map:

Run the Jewels have now released 'Meow the Jewels' in full for free download

What a time to be alive. Earth-shaking duo Run The Jewels have been teasing their concept remix album, Meow The Jewels, for awhile now, and it's understandably led to some pretty high expectations. For one, nothing like this has ever been done before - at least on a scale like this; RTJ have taken their acclaimed sophomore LP and remixed it with almost nothing but various cat noises, cleverly tweaked to form some surprisingly powerful beats.