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The cracker lineup for this year's festival features some beloved Australian favourites (Bluejuice, John Butler Trio, the Presets, Spiderbait), a return swing from the boys of Alt-J, EDM boundary busters...
It’s Friday, it’s the end of the week, and it’s warm, so what better way to relax and unwind after a crazy week than at MPavilion in the Queen Victoria Gardens? Local and visiting guest DJs set the...
What better way to spend a lazy Sunday summer afternoon than listening to jazz and sipping cool cocktails. That’s record label Jazzhead is providing – and it comes with beautiful views from upstairs at...
Melbourne music news & interviews
Meet the musical theatre diva inspired millions
Justin Townes Earle on shitpop, marriage and revenge songs
Hands on the speaker, Melbourne - the queen of bounce is in the club
An interview with Ariel Pink turns into an existential discussion
The Madden Brothers are jumping off the Good Charlotte train
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
What do you do for an encore after a debut run like Kimbra's? Find out at this Melbourne show
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
A music festival completely devoted to fully catering for patron’s comfort and satisfaction
Drake leads an all-star line-up at this year's festival
The five-day celebration unveils a cracker lineup with something for everyone
Musos band together in support Melbourne Zoo's wildlife conservation efforts