While there has been a lot of disdain held for the books and films for quite some time now, the Fifty Shades franchise has now offended some Aussies on a musical level, with the second film’s soundtrack knocking Thundamentals off the #1 spot on the ARIA charts.
In what has turned out to be a relatively sad week for Aussie talent, Aussie hip-hop crew Thundamentals’s fourth album...
Five venues in the CBD will be able to open for longer after successfully applying for extensions.
Oxford Street’s Stonewall Hotel and The World Bar in Kings Cross join The Palace Hotel, ArtHouse Hotel (both in the CBD), and the Observer Hotel at The Rocks in being granted later opening times beyond the 1:30am Sydney lockout.
Following a major tease from Frontier Touring last week, the local promoter has announced that Midnight Oil news we’ve been waiting for since 2002.
The Great Circle 2017 World Tour runs for six months, starting with a special pub gig in Sydney (to be revealed) and closing at The Domain. It marks the band's biggest tour since the release of fourth album 10-1 in ’82.
Dance sensation No Lights No Lycra will bring an end to this year's All About Women festival in March.
No Lights No Lycra is a dance community that began in Melbourne and is now found at over 76 locations around the world. The dance sessions have no rules, techniques or teachers, and only encourage freedom.
Over both hour-long sessions, your only job is to hit...
Music lovers, take note. Ahead of the 2017 iteration of Secret Garden Festival, organisers have shared a 'Fancy Ideas For Fancy Dress' video.
The clip includes a heap of ideas for dressing up at this year's event (disco ball, anyone?), while avoiding causing offence like the two punters who found themselves face-to-face with the festival programmer after...
Brisbane rockers Sunhaus won't make it to their Wollongong show this Thursday February 9, after running into trouble on the road.
Over to them:
"Yesterday (Wednesday 9th) we were driving down the highway and about 5 hours in, somewhere between woop woop and Forster, belting out Teenage Dirtbag, when our back wheel seized up and we semi-swerved to the side of the...
The second lineup for the Hunter Valley's Gum Ball music festival has been announced.
Kim Churchill, The Funk Hunters and Flyying Colours are amoung the new artists announced for the second line up for The Gum Ball music festival this April. They join Regurgitator, Tripod, Boo Seeka and many others.
The festival hits Belford in the Hunter Valley on Friday April...
The lads will be piling into Utopia Records tomorrow to hang out for a bit.
Sure, Sydney fans may have caught Dunies' killer set at Laneway Festival this past weekend, but now they've got a chance to actually meet the boys in person and nab a copy of the new album at the same time.
Revealing the surprise show on socials this evening, Dunies didn't give us a huge...
The thing about music that uses cutting-edge audio technology is that it tends to age badly.
Any synth sound or electronic drum kit from the ’80s that once seemed incredible now sounds like a bootleg Mario soundtrack, while early digital Pro Tools sessions seem so sterile and clinical that you should have to give your Medicare card to a receptionist in order to listen.
Good tunes are set to meet a great aquatic setting.
Ever get tired of schlubbing over to some crowded, indoor venue to see a band of The Jezabels' calibre? Well, rejoice, because the band have announced that they are set to headline the Australian Open of Surfing concert series, a gig that will see them blasting their fine tunes at an even finer beachside location.
Sydney Uni alumni and triple j hitmakers The Preatures will return to their old stomping ground for O-Week next month.
Isabella Manfredi, Jack Moffitt, Thomas Champion and Luke Davison, themselves products of USyd band nights and competitions, will lead a killer O-Week lineup thanks to the University of Sydney Union in March.
As part of Sydney's 21st Chinese New Year festival, a mass karaoke event is coming to Martin Place this weekend.
The 'massaoke' event will feature a live band and a big screen for crowds to belt out their favourite rock and pop hits, with guest hosts including WSFM's Jonesy and Amanda and SBS PopAsia's Andy Trieu and Natalie Tran.