The UK's Ghostpoet is returning to Australia for some more headline dates this year, after wowing crowds on his debut visit in 2011. With his new album Some Say I So I Say Light being received to favourable reviews across the board, Ghostpoet's upcoming visit will be a celebratory one indeed.
GHOSTPOET - AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
with Oscar Key Sung (Perth, Sydney & Melbourne)
September 12 - The Bakery, PERTH
Brooklyn's Beach Fossils are set to make their debut Australian appearance at two shows here in September! Australian fans will remember that the band's original run of Australian shows were postponed in October 2012, but the four piece are hoping to do more than make up for the fact by putting on some shows you're not likely to forget later this year!
BEACH FOSSILS - AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
Tickets on sale from handsometours.com
September 20 - The Standard, SYDNEY
Those surf-pop ladies out of Brisbane in Go Violets have announced a single tour to celebrate the release of their new track, "Josie". Taken from their upcoming EP, "Josie" takes the band in a new sonic direction, displaying a gorgeous display of music that's more on the darker side of what we've heard from them before. With guests still to be announced for the single tour, note these June dates down and be sure to check the girls out!
GO VIOLETS - "JOSIE" SINGLE LAUNCH TOUR
Willow Beats kicked off their Alchemy EP tour last night in Melbourne and for those fans still waiting for them to come through town, you'll have your chance soon no doubt, with the tour set to continue until June 8. The EP itself only dropped this week, so everything is quite celebratory in the Willow Beats camp at the moment!
Check them out as they hit Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide and Sydney over the coming week.
WILLOW BEATS - ALCHEMY EP TOUR
Frank Ocean has been announced to perform two special headline Australian shows when he's in the country for Splendour in the Grass this year! Melbourne and Sydney will be hosting Ocean as he plays his debut Australian shows, both of which are highly likely to sell out quickly. Tickets for both shows are on sale from 10am June 6.
There’s an interesting mix of releases in this week’s album news. Ash Grunwald has teamed up with two-thirds of The Living End, The Almost have signed to Shock and are releases a new album, even the monks supporting the Dalai Lama are releasing an album. There’s heaps of fascinating news, have a read!
In this issue: Stompy and The Heat vinyl album launch, Revomatrix live every Wednesday in June, Danny T performing at Can’t Say, Into The Woods vinyl album launch, Apes Helluva Tour, Skyscraper Stan and the Commission Flats EP Launch and Collage turns 10 years old.
Stompy and The Heat vinyl album launch
Stompy and The Heat will be launching their brand new vinyl album at The Cherry Bar on Saturday June 8.
When triple j took their annual regional, free, all ages, drug and alcohol free One Night Stand event to Dubbo earlier this year, they attracted over 18,000 punters, making it the largest One Night Stand ever. To celebrate the night, and ensure no one ever forgets their experience - whether they were watching/listening to it live or at the event itself - triple j has taken the best moments and released it on a DVD/CD set, which is out now!
In this issue: Jesus Christ Superstar tickets moving quickly, P!nk adds another Melbourne date, #MusicIsLife announce set times, La Dispute announce support acts, Laura Marling adds extra shows to Heavenly Sounds tour, The Preatures add new shows to single launch tour, Stereophonics add Perth date and announce Atlas Genius as support and INHEARTSWAKE announce local supports, as does Enslaved and Thy Art Is Murder!
Jesus Christ Superstar tickets selling fast!
In This Issue: Controversial Sydney artist Jesse Willesee launches latest exhibition, Lomography cellebrates its 20th anniversary with an exhibition, Vivid Sydney invites you to take a look at photographic exhibition: 4 Stories, Dr.Who fans are treated to a night of film and projections, CUSP designers present ideas for the future and Miranda Musical Society presents new musical.
As drummer and frontman for Staying At Home, Animal Shapes and Lights Out, Nick Van Breda has been an active member of the Australian music industry for the last decade. Over the past two years, Nick has been workign with Sydney producer Dylan Adams (Sticky Fingers, Sailmaker) on his own solo material, which has resulted in a string of tracks, including the new single "The World and the Everyday".
Clubs around Australia are set to heat up this winter, with a joint headline tour by KIM from The Presets and Beni bringing some excellent tunes through to venues in NSW, WA and Melbourne this June and July. Both accomplished DJs in their own rights, KIM and Beni's upcoming tour is sure to be one people will be talking about long after it is done and dusted.
KIM & BENI - AUSTRALIAN TOUR DATES
Tickets on sale now
June 7 - Plantation Hotel, COFFS HARBOUR
The Sinking Teeth have released their new single "Temporary Living" and have announced a run of tour dates for June and July! The dates will see the band perform in Melbourne and Brisbane, with a slew of excellent local supports set to ignite stages for rock fans! The trio represent a great fusion of punk rock that fits them somewhere between Japandroids and Refused - something great to catch given the live treatment!
THE SINKING TEETH - JUNE AND JULY TOUR DATES