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Music - Sun 01 Feb

The Glaswegian pop collective comes our way in support of its ninth studio album. Ever seen a grown man weep? Look around the Palais – there'll be tons of them.

Music - Sun 01 Feb

The City of Yarra and Arts Victoria will be showcasing a program of talented musicians and performers in a series of free concerts in Fairfield this February – with a range of local acts taking the stage...

Music - Sun 01 Feb

Take a stroll by the Yarra River, then aim yourself at the NGV International, where every Sunday in February they're hosting the Sunday Summer Sessions on the back lawn. There'll be a barbecue fired up and...

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

Real Estate

Real Estate

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

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

More Melbourne music news & interviews

Great Melbourne venues

The Club

The Club

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

The Old Greek

The Old Greek

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

The Palace

The Palace

The Palace entertainment complex in St Kilda hosted some incendiary bands

The Punters Club

The Punters Club

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

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