What's happening today
Shelley Short, that sweet Portland songstress, is doing a double bill with our favourite old-time, sing-song man Archer, and, like we said, it's kinda secret. The Patersons Building is due for reno soon...
Off the back of their appearance at the 2015 instalment of the St Jerome's Laneway Festival, popular Swedish dance outfit Little Dragon will get bums shaking and tongues wagging with a set at 170...
Iva Davies and the boys will be celebrating the platinum sales of Icehouse's White Heat: 30 Hits compilation with a big tour. The Platinum concert series will be held across a bunch of outdoor venues and...
Melbourne music news & interviews
Talking mainstream success, a Mercury Prize and Miley with the breakouts from Britain
It’s been a while since we’ve enjoyed Rufus Wainwright’s company in Australia
After nearly two decades of estrangement, Spandau Ballet are reuniting
Sinead O'Connor is planning on being the boss of 2015
An interview with Ariel Pink turns into an existential discussion
We talk to Martin Courtney, frontman for the indie-rock poster boys
Hello, you fools, they love you - and they're coming back to show you how much
We talk to the WA psych-rock collective as they prepare to release a new album
Great Melbourne venues
The Palace entertainment complex in St Kilda hosted some incendiary bands
An innocuous door in Collingwood opened up into a joint fitted out for rock'n'roll
The Punters used to be the sort of venue that gave you character
We pay tribute to the theatre synonymous with 1990s indie rock
Melbourne music festivals
Footscray becomes the nesting place of your new favourite band once again...
Musos band together in support Melbourne Zoo's wildlife conservation efforts
Drake leads an all-star line-up at this year's festival
Social calendar highlight: St Kilda Festival 2015