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Music - Sat 07 Mar

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...

Music - Sat 07 Mar

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...

Music - Sat 07 Mar

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

Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright

It’s been a while since we’ve enjoyed Rufus Wainwright’s company in Australia

Alt-J

Alt-J

Talking mainstream success, a Mercury Prize and Miley with the breakouts from Britain

Spandau Ballet

Spandau Ballet

After nearly two decades of estrangement, Spandau Ballet are reuniting

Roxette

Roxette

Hello, you fools, they love you - and they're coming back to show you how much

Real Estate

Real Estate

We talk to Martin Courtney, frontman for the indie-rock poster boys

Pond

Pond

We talk to the WA psych-rock collective as they prepare to release a new album

Ariel Pink

Ariel Pink

An interview with Ariel Pink turns into an existential discussion

More Melbourne music news & interviews

Great Melbourne venues

The Palace

The Palace

The Palace entertainment complex in St Kilda hosted some incendiary bands

The Punters Club

The Punters Club

The Punters used to be the sort of venue that gave you character

The Old Greek

The Old Greek

We pay tribute to the theatre synonymous with 1990s indie rock

The Club

The Club

An innocuous door in Collingwood opened up into a joint fitted out for rock'n'roll

More great Melbourne venues