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Music - Sat 31 Jan

Much excitement was had about the Gasometer's new retractable roof when it reopened under new ownership back in May 2014. Now, prepare yourself to experience music under the open sky with a short summer...

Music - Sat 31 Jan

It's been a huge year for the Melbourne rockers. This year saw frontman Wil Wagner and the band release their new record Throw Me in the River,  before setting out on a national tour that sold out...

Music - Sat 31 Jan

Former Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr will be returning to Australia, following a jaunt around the country late last year. Marr will perform songs from his new album Playland , along with a selection of...

Melbourne music news & interviews

Alt-J

Alt-J

Talking mainstream success, a Mercury Prize and Miley with the breakouts from Britain

Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright

It’s been a while since we’ve enjoyed Rufus Wainwright’s company in Australia

Spandau Ballet

Spandau Ballet

After nearly two decades of estrangement, Spandau Ballet are reuniting

Pond

Pond

We talk to the WA psych-rock collective as they prepare to release a new album

Ariel Pink

Ariel Pink

An interview with Ariel Pink turns into an existential discussion

Roxette

Roxette

Hello, you fools, they love you - and they're coming back to show you how much

Real Estate

Real Estate

We talk to Martin Courtney, frontman for the indie-rock poster boys

More Melbourne music news & interviews

Great Melbourne venues

The Palace

The Palace

The Palace entertainment complex in St Kilda hosted some incendiary bands

The Club

The Club

An innocuous door in Collingwood opened up into a joint fitted out for rock'n'roll

The Punters Club

The Punters Club

The Punters used to be the sort of venue that gave you character

The Old Greek

The Old Greek

We pay tribute to the theatre synonymous with 1990s indie rock

More great Melbourne venues

Melbourne music festivals

Zoo Twilights

Zoo Twilights

Musos band together in support Melbourne Zoo's wildlife conservation efforts

More music festivals in Melbourne