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Rebetiko's kinda like the Greek blues – it's the music of the underclass and the urban poor and it deals with the themes that plague us in real life (love, loss – you know the drill). This event's...
A couple of years ago, American R&B and soul songstress Macy Gray played a sold-out concert in Melbourne for the first time in 13 years. The multiple Grammy Award-winner's distinctive scratchy voice and...
Update: Chet Faker has added a new all-ages show to his tour (Palais Theatre, Sat Mar 7) . Tickets on sale Wed Feb 11 at 10am. Chet Faker is returning to his homeland and will be treating fans to a...
Melbourne music news & interviews
It’s been a while since we’ve enjoyed Rufus Wainwright’s company in Australia
Sinead O'Connor is planning on being the boss of 2015
Talking mainstream success, a Mercury Prize and Miley with the breakouts from Britain
After nearly two decades of estrangement, Spandau Ballet are reuniting
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
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
Great Melbourne venues
The Palace entertainment complex in St Kilda hosted some incendiary bands
The Punters used to be the sort of venue that gave you character
We pay tribute to the theatre synonymous with 1990s indie rock
An innocuous door in Collingwood opened up into a joint fitted out for rock'n'roll