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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...
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...
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
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
We talk to the WA psych-rock collective as they prepare to release a new album
An interview with Ariel Pink turns into an existential discussion
Hello, you fools, they love you - and they're coming back to show you how much
We talk to Martin Courtney, frontman for the indie-rock poster boys
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
Musos band together in support Melbourne Zoo's wildlife conservation efforts
Social calendar highlight: St Kilda Festival 2015
Drake leads an all-star line-up at this year's festival
Footscray becomes the nesting place of your new favourite band once again...