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Aussie Abroad: Meet the acts to play Coachella, Bonnaroo, Primavera, Fuji Rock, Firefly and BottleRock in 2019

March 5, 2019

For all you jet-setting music fans out there, you’ll see plenty of Aussies hitting the stages of international festivals this year. From Coachella in California to Lollapalooza in Paris, you’ll be spotting Australian acts around the world. Here’s just a few of those destination festivals that you can expect to see some homegrown bands dominating […]

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Jen Cloher, Alex Lahey, Gang of Youths & more make the longlist for the Australian Music Prize

December 5, 2017

The longlist for the 13th¬†Australian Music Prize has been unveiled, following an official event in Melbourne overnight that saw three of the nominees perform, and a selection of the longlist announced by a line up of special guests. At The National Hotel in Richmond, RocKwiz’s¬†Brian Nankervis and¬†The Jezabels‘¬†Sam Lockwood hosted the AMP event, that saw¬†Jen […]

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Jen Cloher, BIRDZ & Gretta Ziller to perform at the Australian Music Prize Longlist Party in Melbourne

November 24, 2017

The 13th¬†Australian Music Prize is edging into its home stretch of deliberations in locking down their final long list of Australian artists to be in the running for the $30,000 cash prize (courtesy of the PPCA) – announced in early 2018 – but in the meantime, the organisers of the prize have unveiled another event […]

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Queens of the Stone Age, LCD Soundsystem lead 2017 Splendour in the Grass announcement

March 28, 2017

It’s here. After much speculation and #fakenews, the 2017¬†Splendour in the Grass¬†line up has been revealed, with¬†Queens of the Stone Age,¬†LCD Soundsystem,¬†The xx,¬†ScHoolboy Q¬†and more set to head to Byron Bay this winter.¬†Splendour exclusives sit with Schoolboy Q and¬†Future Islands, while returning 2016 artists¬†Sigur Ros are also lined up to make a special appearance. The […]

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The House of Bacardi comes to Melbourne to celebrate a thriving city nightlife

November 25, 2016

The House of Bacardi threw open its doors to people in Sydney and Brisbane to great effect recently, with the iconic brand linking up with some of the country‚Äôs best party-starters to ensure that the heart of Australia‚Äôs nightlife culture ‚Äď live music and curated party nights ‚Äď remains a strongly beating one. As we‚Äôve […]

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Blood Orange, Big Scary, My Disco and more confirmed for Sugar Mountain 2017

October 17, 2016

Sugar Mountain has delivered a stomper line up for 2017 proving once more its status as one of the country’s best celebrations of new music and art from around the world. Names like¬†Blood Orange,¬†Big Scary,¬†Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever,¬†Pantha Du Prince immediately jumped out as must-sees, especially considering this Melbourne date is to be Blood Orange’s¬†only […]

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First line-up announced for Melbourne’s first ever solar powered music festival

November 10, 2015

This December Melbourne will be hosting a festival that blends music with renewable energy solutions. Titled OFFtheGRID, the event will be presented by Finding Infinity and will take over the forecourt at Australian Centre for Contemporary Art for a summer solstice aimed at both providing punters with an awesome local line-up and raising awareness and […]

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Jamie xx announces headline Sydney show at the Enmore in January!

November 2, 2015

Jamie xx has added to his list of Australian headline dates for the end of the year and into 2016, this time lining up a Sydney show for the Enmore Theatre on January 3rd! The news comes off the back of the Brit’s two Melbourne shows at The Forum selling out, a successfully selling Adelaide […]

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Future Classic & the MCA team up for ‘FCxMCA’ series this November & December

October 20, 2015

Get ready to do some max chillin’ in Sydney this summer as Future Classic and the MCA (Museum of Contemporary Art Australia) team up for some awesome Summer Sunday sessions. The ‘FCxMCA’ series will see music and art meet in the surrounds of the MCA Sculpture Terrace in November and December following sold out events […]

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