Over the last five years, Melbourne has experienced a resurgance of the party band with brass sections and buttoned shirts becoming a mainstay of the formerly stagnating pub stage performance. Nowhere...
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When you’ve got two concurrent careers, both of which require an enormous amount of commitment, you have every reason to be exhausted. And yet Kate Miller-Heidke is sounding downright perky – if furious...
Melbourne four-piece Kingswood are not the same band as they used to be, and they want you to know about it. “We’ve become known as the young Queens of the Stone Age, but that was just a couple of songs...
Melbourne music news & interviews
A rather more zen Matt Colwell asks, 'What would the Beatles do?'
Justin Townes Earle on shitpop, marriage and revenge songs
Anthony Fantano represents a new era of music critics
Famous fans, tight tunes and a whopper of an album deal
Pavilion Live is being billed as the new Palace
Kate Miller-Heidke, 'nuff said
The Melbourne rockers enter the next phase of their path to greatness
Spiderbait return for their first national headline tour in a decade
Great Melbourne venues
We pay tribute to the theatre synonymous with 1990s indie rock
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
Melbourne music festivals
The finest neo-soul, hip-hop, and jazz tunes comes to Melbourne
Dance music fans, lock this weekend in your diaries
One Electric Day is returning with a classic all-Aussie line-up
Meredith has just opened their ballot, AND declared The War On Drugs