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He really is never going to give us up, is he? A few years on since the meme to end all memes revived his career in ways nobody expected, Rick Astley – whose music was all but inescapable at his height...
Jessamae St James is a jazz musician who will perform the songs of Rickie Lee Jones, the star who achieved fame overnight in 1979 with the hit ‘Chuck E’s In Love’. St James will focus...
The Queenscliff Music Festival has announced its first lineup for 2014, and as far as rock, folk and dance-tastic wild cards go, it's got something for everybody. Artists include Aussie indie rockers the...
Melbourne music news & interviews
Hands on the speaker, Melbourne - the queen of bounce is in the club
An interview with Ariel Pink turns into an existential discussion
What do you do for an encore after a debut run like Kimbra's? Find out at this Melbourne show
Meet the musical theatre diva inspired millions
The queen of bedroom music discusses her much-anticipated return
When folk-pop artist Helen Croome comes home to Melbourne she has a few ports of call
The Madden Brothers are jumping off the Good Charlotte train
Jimmy celebrates 30 years as a solo artist
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
Aunty Meredith, we've missed you! The full lineup has been announced
A music festival completely devoted to fully catering for patron’s comfort and satisfaction
Ariel Pink, Midnight Juggernauts and loads more
Dance music fans, lock this weekend in your diaries