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Scene News: FLOW release ethereal self-titled album Flow 
Forty years after Windham Hill became a catalyst for the global musical phenomenon, its bountiful legacy of best-selling solo works (George Winston, Liz Story, Alex DeGrassi, Michael Hedges) and Grammy-winning ensembles (Shadowfax) – extends into a truly new age with FLOW – a new four-piece ensemble comprised of Windham Hill ... Read More
Scene News: Courtney Barnett is hitting the road this August!
One of the most unique Australian voices to emerge this century, Courtney Barnett will be tearing up the stage with whiplash wit and a full band! Being apart of the Secret Sounds family means you have first dibs to purchase pre-sale tickets. Pre-sale begins 9am today until 7.59am Monday 23 April AEST (or until pre-sale allocation ... Read More
Scene News: Record Store Day - This Coming Saturday 21 April
This coming Saturday, 21 April Record Stores across the country will celebrate the 11th Record Store Day with lots of special in-store activity, special releases, in-store appearances, parties, DJs spinning vinyl, treasure hunts, parties, barbecues, coffee carts, face painting and some stores partying into the night. This annual event reiterates ... Read More
Scene News: Australian Tour supports for Lydia Lunch Retrovirus' Australian Tour revealed
American Singer, poet, writer and actress, Lydia Lunch returns to Australia with her all-star cast of sonic brutarians in a no-holds-barred survey of her musical output from 1977 to the present. Including music from Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, 8 Eyed Spy, Queen of Siam, 1313 and Shotgun Wedding, Lydia ... Read More
Scene News: Black Stone Cherry drop "Bad Habit" video before Friday's "FAMILY TREE" album release
With their new album FAMILY TREE scoring rave reviews from Australia’s rock media, BLACK STONE CHERRY have upped both the ante and the fun factor with the release of the video for BAD HABIT, the second single from their upcoming 6th studio album just ahead of the album release. The clip sees the band transported back ... Read More
Mistletone Records is honoured to share "Better Than That", the mighty first single from the forthcoming Cash Savage and the Last Drinks album, Good Citizens. Cash Savage and the Last Drinks have announced single launch shows in Melbourne and Sydney, details below! ... Read More
Scene News: Mark Seymour & The Undertow Returning In Spring For Encore Tour By Popular Demand
After sold out shows around the country last winter, Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce Mark Seymour & The Undertow will return to capital cities in October and November for a hotly-anticipated and requested encore tour. Mark and his ‘tight as a fist’ band The Undertow return to the stages ... Read More
Scene News: ARIA Award Winning Slide guitarist Dave Hole announces new album and tour
Dave Hole is an Australian Blues Rock slide guitarist who burst onto the international scene in 1991 with his first album, “Short Fuse Blues”, which was picked up by America’s most prestigious blues label, the Chicago based Alligator Records.  He has since released a further eight albums; all of which ... Read More
Scene News: AUTECHRE (UK) announce first Australian tour in 8 years
"Autechre’s discography is quite the feat of immaculate sustain"- Pitchfork Astral People, Handsome Tours & Resident Advisor are excited to announce the return of English electronic duo Autechre this June - their first Australian tour in 8 years. One of the most prominent acts signed with Warp Records. Alongside Aphex Twin, μ-Ziq, Black Dog & LFO, Autechre came to define the ... Read More
Scene News: THEORY (Of A Deadman) Announce Australian Tour
Silverback Touring Proudly Presents (Of A Deadman) 2018 Australian Tour “Complacency is such a disease when you’re in a band,” says Tyler Connolly, singer and guitarist for Vancouver, Canada’s THEORY (Of A Deadman). “People are so afraid to progress, but you have to change—you can’t just write the same song over and over. So when I ... Read More
Scene News: Billy Elliot the Musical will return to Australia in 2019 for its 10thAnniversary Tour.
Universal Theatrical Group, Working Title Films, Greene Light Stage, Michael Coppel Entertainment and Louise Withers Presents are delighted to announce that Billy Elliot the Musical will return to Australia in 2019 for its 10thAnniversary Tour. The hugely successful West End musical premiered in Australia in 2007 as the first international ... Read More
Scene News: Rockers BLACK STONE CHERRY announce the release of FAMILY TREE on 20th April.
Family comes first—you never forget who was there with you from the start. The Edmonton, Kentucky-based rock quartet BLACK STONE CHERRY was raised on musical forefathers such as Cream, Led Zeppelin, Muddy Waters, and the Faces, among other 1970s staples.  With their new LP Family Tree BSC salute their classic rock heritage and honour its legacy ... Read More
Scene News: WYE OAK 'The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs’ Album Out Today
For 'The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs’, Wye Oak’s Jenn Wasner and Andy Stack flew to one another’s cities – she in Durham, North Carolina, he in Marfa, Texas – for a week or so at a time, hunkering in home studios to sort through and combine their separate ... Read More
Scene News: WONDERLAND down the rabbit hole at ACMI Melbourne
ACMI presents the World Premiere of WONDERLAND on Thursday 5 April 2018.  A Melbourne Winter Masterpieces exhibition beginning today.  ACMI invites you to venture down the rabbit hole into an enchanted world, where expectations are upended and curiosity is rewarded. A world premiere as part of the Victorian Government’s Melbourne Winter ... Read More
Scene News: Former GUNS N’ ROSES Drummer STEVEN ADLER brings ADLER’S APPETITE to Australia in May!
AUSTRALIA!! PREPARE YOUR APPETITE FOR ADLER! Former GUNS N’ ROSES drummer & co-writer STEVEN ADLER ignites his ADLER'S APPETITE band and has today announced that he is to embark on a tour of AUSTRALIA this May. Steven and his esteemed guests will be celebrating the 30th anniversary of Guns N’ ... Read More
Scene News: Guitar virtuoso Bruce Mathiske returns with Six String Anthology album and tour
World acclaimed guitar virtuoso and composer Bruce Mathiske is back with a new album Six String Anthology and Australian tour booked. Mathiske, one of this country’s most adventurous, creative and dazzlingly skilled guitarists, has been off the road since 2013. Taking a well-deserved break from the sometimes creatively stifling album release and tour cycle, ... Read More
Scene News: Pre-Sale tickets for IRON & WINE available now from Handsome Tours
Handsome Tours is proud to announce headline shows from Sam Beam aka Iron & Wine, who brings his soul-infused folk rock to Australian shores with his full band this May/June. Through the course of six studio albums, numerous EPs and singles, Iron & Wine has captured the emotion and imagination of listeners with distinctly cinematic songs. With a live ... Read More
Scene News: The Mezcaltones announce their latest album "Second"
Sydney is a long way from Mexico but The Mezcaltones still know a thing or two about sultry nights and dangerous days - not to mention sultry man and dangerous woman.  Inspired by tunes from Tito and Tarantula, Dick Dale, Link Wray, Los Lobos, Santana and other artists with a ... Read More
Scene News: British India announce 'Midnight Homie' national single tour
Less than a year since the release of their latest album, the explosive Forgetting The Future, British India are thrilled to announce they’ll be returning to stages around the country in May and June on the Midnight Homie Tour that will kick off in Bendigo on May 11 and continue ... Read More
Scene News: SOPHISTICATED DINGO release anthem against smashed avo with new single, ‘YUPPIES’
SOPHISTICATED DINGO are sick of your smashed avo, craft beer and buzzfeed articles about the yoof and their inability to save money. And they’re telling you where to go in their trash punk single, ‘Yuppies’. Yuppies make inner city living a drag. They push up the prices of avocado let ... Read More
Scene News: German thrashers, DESTRUCTION, hit Australian shores this April
German thrash veterans DESTRUCTION return to Australia for a 2018 tour next month in support of their latest album Under Attack. The band, which now consists of Schmier, Mike Sifringer and Wawrzyniec ‘Vaaver’ Dramowicz, will be destroying venues in Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane in April next year, backed ... Read More
Scene News: HEAPS GOOD FRIENDS' national tour for debut EP HUG ME, has begun brilliantly, with two sold out shows.
Heaps Good Friends are stoked to hit the road for a national tour across March and April in support of their debut EP Hug Me. "There's just no one doing what they do in Australian music at the moment” – Pilerats 2017 was a massive year for the trio known for delivering ... Read More
Scene News: BLACK SUMMER releases new single, SADNESS, featuring Chloe Campell.
Musical wunderkind Black Summer, otherwise known as Rhys Toms, is back with a luminescent new song Sadness, featuring Bahamian vocalist Chloe Campbell, set for release on March 23.  The perfect followup to 2017’s Young Like Me, which has racked up over three million streams across multiple platforms, Sadness is an ... Read More
Scene News: Teen idol Reece Mastin has grown up, and so has his sound, with new EP, Suitcase of Stories, and upcoming Australian Tour.
Mastin delivers with new sound on NOT THE MAN FOR YOU and announces EP SUITCASE OF STORIES and Australian Tour. The teenage bad-boy Reece Mastin, who stole hearts across the country back in 2011, is no longer.  In his place stands Mastin, a full-grown man; someone contemplative, and earnest – a man ... Read More
Scene News: Melbourne psychedelic indie rockers Shiva and The Hazards launch their debut EP Future Cult Classics
Melbourne indie rockers, Shiva And The Hazards announced their dreamy new single East India Empress, a mesmerising modern throwback track out now.  The group have also dropped a spellbinding clip to accompany the song, painstakingly pieced together from vintage Bollywood footage.  East India Empress is the first taste of Shiva ... Read More
Scene News: EXCLUSIVE Lydia Lunch Retrovirus Announces Aust. Tour June 2018
American Singer, poet, writer and actress, Lydia Lunch returns to Australia with her all-star cast of sonic brutarians in a no-holds-barred survey of her musical output from 1977 to the present. Including music from Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, 8 Eyed Spy, Queen of Siam, 1313 and Shotgun Wedding, Lydia ... Read More
Scene News: Diana Anaid announces The Better Girl Tour
Following on from the release of the Better Girl Single via MGM March 2, Diana Anaid announces her upcoming April / May East Coast Tour presented by TheMusic. The Better Girl Tour takes in venues from Brisbane, Sydney, Newcastle, Canberra, Sunshine Coast and more.(see dates below) Openers include Ben Camden, Rosie Burgess, Kristy Coote, Meg ... Read More
Scene News: Jeremy Loops new album 'Critical As Water' out now global tour kicks off March 31st
‘Critical As Water’, the new album from Jeremy Loops is out now. The follow up to his critically acclaimed debut ‘Trading Change’- which won MTV Africa’s Alternative Album of the Year, and iTunes SA’s Album of the Year - is produced by Will Hicks (Ed Sheeran’s ‘Perfect’, Lilly Allen, Bastille), with ... Read More
Scene News: DONNARUMMA release angst filled single ‘Alien’ and announce headline tour
Following on from the release of their 2017 EP which featured exalted single ‘Love Your Man’ Donnarumma have well and truly departed from their previous roots sound. The Adelaide trio come out swinging  with the supercharged indie single ‘Alien’. Full of angst and desperation, lyrics of a lonely soul desperate ... Read More
Scene News: The MONTREALS drop dreamy indie pop single ‘Sardines’ and announce headline tour
Coming in hot off the back of the release of their debut EP ‘Indigo Club’ and beloved single ‘Deadheads’, which garnered national radio play, saw the band tour nationally, land support slots with the likes of Andy Bull, The Last Dinosaurs, Alpine and amass rave reviews. “It's hard to wrap ... Read More
Scene News: PRETTY CITY release 'Simone' ahead of SXSW + European Tour dates and  announce sophomore album 'Cancel The Future'
Melbourne’s Pretty City are soon bound for the wild vibes of Texas and SXSW but before the band departs, they’re leaving fans with a sneaky parting gift in new single, ‘Simone’. Taken from the band’s forthcoming record Cancel the Future (out this March), ‘Simone’ is a strong starter for this ... Read More
Scene News: BAY CITY ROLLERS Featuring Les McKeown Announce Australian and NZ Tour!
"I'll be giving a little love, to my yesterday's hero's as I only wanna be with you Australia" Les McKeown Are you ready for more Australia? Keep that tartan pressed and your dancing shoes polished as those sexy Scottish exports, the Bay City Rollers Featuring Les McKeown, return in 2018 ... Read More
Scene News: The SWORD announce the release of their sixth album offering, USED FUTURE.
With a name as absurdly iconic as The Sword, it’s easy to see why this band might be held up to some subjective and unrealistic ideals. Icons are fixed representations after all. Eternal and unchanging. And in this case, the intended symbolism at one time seemed obvious. How could any ... Read More
Scene News: Media Release: The biggest band in the world launches today!
EveryOneBand already has over 500 members including Midnight Oil (Peter Garrett, Rob Hirst, Jim Moginie, Martin Rotsey, Bones Hillman), Izzy Manfredi and The Preatures, Cold Chisel (Jimmy Barnes, Ian Moss, Don Walker, Phil Small), Powderfinger (Bernard Fanning, Ian Haug, John Collins), Murray Cook, Anthony Field, Jeff Fatt from The Wiggles, ... Read More
Scene News: Evelyn Ida Morris announces self titled album + shares single 'The Body Appears'
Milk! Records and Remote Control Records are thrilled to announce the new self-titled album by Evelyn Ida Morris, to be released on Friday 20th April. To celebrate the occasion, they have released new single 'The Body Appears' alongside a stunning video shot by Geoffrey O'Connor and performed by Deanne Butterworth.  ... Read More
Scene News: Stereophonics Primed To Make Their Long-Awaited Return This April - May
Stereophonics are heading out in support of their latest album, Scream Above The Sounds, launching with a show at the Sydney Opera House on April 26, then onto Brisbane's Tivoli on April 28, Melbourne's Forum on April 30 and HQ in Adelaide on May 3 before wrapping up the tour ... Read More
Scene News: Sydney quintet BAD PONY reveal SxSW dates
Off the back of the successful release of their new single ‘Knife’, Sydney quintet Bad Pony continue to strive forward - eyes firmly set on returning to the international arena, announcing their official US dates for SXSW. Bad Pony’s foray into this, the biggest music festival of its kind in ... Read More
Scene News: Kevin Bloody Wilson hits the road again in 2018 with his hilarious politically incorrect Almost Awesome tour
Aussie comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson is hitting the road again in 2018 on his hilarious politically incorrect Almost Awesome tour. As one of few funny-men who totally embody the spirit of Australian humour, Kev is revered around the globe for his Aussie larrikin take on life. He's performed everywhere throughout ... Read More
Scene News: ChillOut - Australia's premier queer country pride festival starts Thursday!
Australia’s premier celebration of Queer Country Pride, ChillOut Festival will transform regional Victoria’s LGBTI mecca of Daylesford in the idyllic Hepburn Shire, for a five-day 21^st birthday party starts this Thursday March 8 through to Monday March 12 ... Read More
Scene News: GODSMACK announce the release of WHEN LEGENDS RISE, their first studio album in four years
20 years since the release of their debut album and 20 million worldwide sales later, GODSMACK are an even stronger animal than before. “It was just about evolving as a songwriter,” says singer / songwriter Erna. “I wanted to stretch my wings even further, to use all of the experiences I’ve had writing different types ... Read More
Scene News: WILD MEADOWS' single ‘First Exit’ and debut self-titled LP, released today, are a shoegaze dream!
Wild Meadows present ‘First Exit’, the opening track from their forthcoming debut self-titled LP.  A dark, foreboding tune built on a rollicking rhythm section and atmospheric vocals, it offers an intriguing counterpoint to the album’s more shoegaze-oriented lead single ‘Feel the Noise’, which has received regular airplay and favourable reviews across ... Read More
Scene News: THE AVENUE releases anthemic stadium rocker ‘LOVE’ and announce tour dates!
Alternative new wave rockers THE AVENUE, release their driving, synth pop anthem, LOVE ahead of their sophomore EP. Drawing from  synth new wave bands of the 80s and modern post-rock bands THE AVENUE’S new single, Love, jumps out of the speakers with all the ferocity of a panther, pouncing on ... Read More
Scene News: Funk pranksters THUNDER FOX release new cheeky single ‘Two For One’ and announce tour dates!
If you miss a time when funk was sexy and almost exclusively soundtracked porn movie sets then you’re in luck. THUNDER FOX have emerged fully formed from the womb of funk, pop, hip hop and party to bring you good times. The band are releasing a brand new single to ... Read More
Scene News: The LuWOW Returns! A Hipshaking Tiki Party
The LuWOW returns with a Hipshakin' Tiki Party for 1 night in April 2018. Abandon yourself to the The LuWOW's Lure of the Tropics and potent concoctions of Forbidden Jungle Rum. Stomp with the Gogo Goddesses to the wylde Throbbing Beats of ancient Platters of Wax spun by Jumpin Josh ... Read More
Scene News: Incubus Huge 2018 Australian East Coast Tour starts next week
In 2018 INCUBUS will return to Australia for their first headline tour in six years to play three shows along the east coast in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. These shows will be the first chance for fans to hear new tracks like 'Nimble Bastard' and 'Glitterbomb' from their aptly titled ... Read More
Scene News: The Ugly Kings: Release Video For Promised Land
Release Video For Promised Land Debut Album, Darkness Is My Home To Be Released Friday, April 13. Pre Orders Available Now ... Read More
Scene News: Melbourne's Arcane Saints Release New single ''Something Real'' and Announce Launch Show!
Melbourne's Arcane Saints are releasing their brand new Britpop and classic rock inspired single "Something Real." Never a band to shy away from change, the song is a step in a different musical direction from their previous heavier, grunge inspired sound ... Read More
Scene News: GROUPLOVE exit the bus, and The Ruminaters continue their ‘Boys Off Work’ tour
The Ruminaters told the boss to shove it and dropped banger ‘Boys Off Work’.  2017 saw ‘The Rumies’ holed up in London's infamous RAK Studios (David Bowie, Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson, The Arctic Monkeys, Radiohead) recording their AA side release which included lauded singles ‘I Wanna Fight’ and a super ... Read More
Scene News: Jens Lekman returns to Australia for East Coast dates in March 2018
Swedish singer-songwriter Jens Lekman will return to Australia in March 2018, for a run of shows including dates with Grizzly Bear, headline dates in solo and band mode, plus an already announced appearance at Tasmania’s A Festival called Panama (http://panamafestival.com.au/) . Kicking off at Melbourne Zoo’s famed Zoo Twilights on ... Read More
Scene News: Augie March Shares New Lyric Video ‘Fake Jive’
Augie March unveils new music today, providing a taste of what is to come from their forthcoming album ‘Bootkins’. The lyric video for ‘Fake Jive’ was created by Glenn Richards, “the auteur of truth”, lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist from the band ... Read More
Scene News: Aussie rock icon, Sarah McLeod launches fashion label, BAD VALENTINE, on Saint Valentine's Day!
ST VALENTINE’S DAY, 2018: Aussie rock icon, Sarah McLeod, announces the launch of her fashion label, BAD VALENTINE. The range will debut with a small selection of T-Shirts that project bold statements for the brave at heart. McLeod’s single of the same name will also launch with a video clip ... Read More
Scene News: ELEANOR FRIEDBERGER's latest release, REBOUND, inspired by a Greek gothic club, is set for release 4th May.
Acclaimed artist Eleanor Friedberger will release her new album, Rebound, on Frenchkiss Records on May 4, 2018. The album’s first song, “In Between Stars,” which Eleanor calls an homage to 80’s dark goth pop, is out now. In contrast to her 2016 lauded album New View, which Eleanor arranged and recorded with her touring band, Rebound was recorded mostly by Eleanor ... Read More
Scene News: Lo Moon Announces Self-Titled Debut Album To Be Released On February 23
Los Angeles trio Lo Moon, is thrilled to announce their self-titled debut album, set for release via Columbia Records and Sony Music Entertainment Australia on February 23, 2018. The album, produced by Chris Walla (Death Cab For Cutie) and Francois Tetaz (Gotye), features previously released songs 'Loveless', 'This Is It', ... Read More
Scene News: The Smith Street Band Announce First Line Up For Pool House Party
Late last year The Smith Street Band announced the inaugural Pool House Party set to take over two stages at Coburg Velodrome on March 17th. Today The Smith Street Band share with you a bunch of their favourite bands that will join them for the festivities. First up, Gareth Liddiard’s latest project, *Tropical ... Read More
Scene News: Above & Beyond release stunning new single 'Always feat. Zoë Johnston'
Above & Beyond is one of dance music’s most versatile acts. In fact, the trio’s deft songwriting ability and skill with traditional instruments has enabled them to step out from behind the DJ decks and perform their songs in an acoustic format. The not so secret weapon has been an ... Read More
Scene News: DIZZY REED announces Australian album launch and digital worldwide release of album
Launching his album in Sydney with one Australian show only, Dizzy Reed will be performing at Frankie’s Pizza on Sunday, 18 February, with support from local artists including The Kids, who will launch their debut single, School, that night. Due to popular demand globally, Guns N’ Roses keyboardist, Dizzy Reed, ... Read More
Scene News: Singer-songwriter Jess Holland releases career defining third album – ‘Miss Demeanour’
Formidable country artist Jess Holland has recorded what is arguably the album that will define her career. Her third long-player - the sassy titled Miss Demeanour - has been a labour of love to bring to fruition and the proverbial ‘blood, sweat and tears' behind the release is evident in ... Read More
Scene News: Pure 2018 Line-Up Announcement
One of Australia and New Zealand’s most loved techno event, returns for its third year, to announce another huge lineup. PURE, presented and curated by: Carl Cox, Eric Powell of Bush Records and Richie McNeill of Hardware, will see Paco Osuna (Spain), Nastia (Ukraine) and Fabio Neural (Italy) take PURE to the ... Read More
Scene News: DIANA RADAR announce the first of their tour dates to launch ’Sex Sells’
Diana Radar’s new single builds, tornado like, twisting from a proto-post-punk opening into a forceful, grinding, garage back-end, creating a single that’s loaded with grit, ‘realness’ and emotion. Diana Radar’s new sound follows a twelve month hiatus and major line-up change. In that time the four piece wrote an albums ... Read More
Scene News: Complex Indie Folk Artist Mary Webb Announces New Single + Video
Captivating and unique, Mary Webb has today announced her new single Gecko Fingers, a stirring ode to the relationship shared between sisters, out January 26, accompanied by an eerie video, directed by Aaron Schuppan (West Thebarton, Nakatomi). Gecko Fingers is the first taste of Mary’s new album Love Like Planets, ... Read More
Scene News: John McAll's "Black Money" show at Bird's Basement, April 22nd
Taking a break from Producing The latest Black Sorrows album and an ever increasingly International touring schedule John McAll will release his latest Album " Secular". The third in a trilogy. "Black Money" the first was recorded in NYC at Bennetts Studios and was released in Australia to sold out ... Read More
Scene news: Alex Lahey Announces Huge and True Tour
In Al’s own words 2017 was a “bloody ripper”. She's released her debut album, sold out her Australian tour and that was just the tip of it. She's played to sold-out shows in the UK and US, landed her mug on US television with a spot on Late Night With ... Read More
Scene News: By popular demand, Tex Perkins reprises his role as The Man In Black in 2018 for an Australian tour
After a sell-out stint with The Man In Black in Melbourne's Athenaeum Theatre at the end of 2017, Tex Perkins is once again reprising his Helpmann Award-winning role - this time for a massive Australian tour. Tex, along with the Tennessee Four and Rachael Tidd, will hit the road throughout May and June, taking ... Read More
Scene News: Check Out TOARN'S "Jonah" Music Video!
Christian Metal Band TOARN has released the official music video for the single, "Jonah," off of their upcoming debut LP, The Dying Flame, due out February 23 via Luxor Records. Filmed and Directed by Jericho Media, "Jonah" was originally premiered on HM Magazine ... Read More
Scene News: Shapeshifter Announce 2018 Australian Tour Dates & Supports
After a winter cooking up new treats for their fans, as well as festival appearances in Europe and Canada, Shapeshifter are returning to Australia for 2 special shows this February. The lads will be at peak match fitness after powering their way across the New Zealand festival circuit in December and January, bringing ... Read More
Scene News: Werewolves of Melbourne launch 'Close To Me' at The Gasometer Hotel, 7 February
Werewolves of Melbourne's 1st single 'Close To Me' is here just in time for the 1st new moon of the year! From their forthcoming album 'Crossing The River', 'Close To Me' is a blues infused psychedelic guitar trip with soul vocals & a heavy groove back beat. Launching at The ... Read More
Scene News: Freya Josephine Hollick Australian tour....
Freya Josephine Hollick finished 2017 with her new E.P. Don't Mess With The Doyenne, a new single Pearly Gates Of The Landfill, recorded with Robert Ellis and The Perfect Strangers, received three Age Music Victoria Award nominations, a grant from Creative Victoria and toured with Justin Townes Earle, plus festival ... Read More
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Freya Josephine Hollick Australian tour ... Read More
Scene News: SUMNER announce new single PICTURES and EP ALL THAT I AM
There’s something very special about the enigmatic electronic duo Sumner, consisting of Jack McLaine and Chloe Wilson.  The underground newcomers have already played alongside Vera Blue, The Smith Street Band, Montaigne, graced the Falls Festival stage and are a part of the upcoming Party In The Paddock…but in 2018, it’s ... Read More
Scene News: PURE GOLD LIVE Hits Melbourne again this March!
 PURE GOLD LIVE IS BACK WITH MORE OF YOUR FAVOURITE ARTISTS! Get ready Melbournians – PURE GOLD LIVE is coming back right at you!  After three massive sold out Melbourne shows across the previous few years, GOLD104.3 and Empire Touring are thrilled to announce the next of the PURE GOLD ... Read More
Scene News: A HITCH TO THE STICKS Special: Australian rock legend Dallas Frasca announces first-of-its-kind music Festival on wheels.
 "If you find yourself at the same party as Dallas, make sure you’re match fit.” Sarah McLeod, The Superjesus  Ever wanted to hitch a ride onboard your favourite band’s tour bus? Fantasised about starring in the next Almost Famous film? Well, listen up, because Dallas Frasca is about to give you precisely ... Read More
Scene News: Jack White Set Releases New Track 'Corporation'
Jack White has unveiled another new track from his eagerly anticipated third solo album, BOARDING HOUSE REACH (Third Man, Columbia and Sony Music Entertainment Australia). ‘Corporation’ arrived digitally worldwide on Friday, January 26 ... Read More
Scene News: 🎊 Happy Mother day to Xylouris White 🎊
Xylouris White, the ruggedly visionary duo formed of Cretan lute player George Xylouris and legendary Australian drummer Jim White, have today released their new album Mother on ABC Music, with limited vinyl release through Kasumuen Records; stream/purchase here. Critical praise has been lavish for Mother, which is this week's Album ... Read More
Scene News: Kate Miller-Heidke- Announces Speigeltent performance for Newcastle fans
Kate Miller-Heidi will bring her classically trained vocals and unique alternative pop to Newcastle for a special performance with a string quartet at The Spiegeltent in Civic Park on April 15. Tickets for the show are on sale now. Straddling the worlds of pop, folk and opera, Kate Miller-Heidke is ... Read More
Scene News: Australia´s premier surf guitarist Martin Cilia collaborates with a premier Finnish guitar group
Australia´s premier surf guitarist Martin Cilia collaborates with a premier Finnish guitar group Pekka Tiilikainen & Beatmakers on their new album which will be released on their 30th anniversary in April. Cilia also plays lead guitar with legendary Australian group 'The Atlantics' ... Read More
Scene News: Elton John Announces 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' World Tour 
After more than half a century on the road and an unparalleled career that has redefined the cultural landscape and seen Elton John claim his place as a true global icon, the superstar today announced via an exclusive VR180 live stream on YouTube, details of his final ‘Farewell Yellow Brick ... Read More
Scene News: LA. FAITHFULL announces new single and video ‘HEART BACK’
Colourful and unique, LA. Faithfull has today announced her new single Heart Back, a gut-wrenching pop smash with a clear, vulnerable message, available now.  This exciting newcomer has also released a raw, expressive video that conveys the truth behind the song through dance and visuals, and this effective clip has ... Read More
Scene News: The Studio’s In The City celebrates 10 year anniversary and brand spankin' new name: Homesurgery Recordings
Since its inception in 2007 ‘The Studio’s In The City’ has been home to some of Australia’s finest acts, producers and engineers.  Located in Melbourne’s iconic suburb of Brunswick (which appropriately hosts the highest concentration of songwriters in the Southern Hemisphere according to APRA) the recording studio has been responsible ... Read More
Scene News: Swamp Rock Kings, Junior Danger, release self-titled album
2017 saw Brisbane swamp rock kings Junior Danger unleash their blues brothers esc thumper ‘Dirt and Grime’ upon the world to rave reviews; “The perfect partnership of blues and stoner rock that countless fans of heavy tunes have been hanging out for” Tonedeaf, “The stompy march of the bass kick and murky, fuzz-laden hooks ... Read More
Scene News: Kylie Minogue Announces New Album 'Golden' + Releases New Single 'Dancing'
Kylie Minogue will release her new album Golden on 6 April worldwide via BMG and Mushroom Group label Liberator Music in Australia and New Zealand. The album’s lead single ‘Dancing’ is out now, and available to stream on all digital streaming platforms ... Read More
Scene News: Peter Cupples - Aussie lead singer and songwriter of 'Stylus' - first all-white band to be signed by the US Motown label - Celebrating the music of Stevie Wonder
PETER CUPPLES is the former lead singer and songwriter of ˜STYLUS“ the Australian blue-eyed soul band who became the first all white band to be signed by the US Motown label, Tamala. Peter first came to prominence with Stylus in 1975, releasing four albums with hits such as ˜Summer Breeze" ... Read More
Scene News: Dizzy Reed announces Australian album launch and digital worldwide release of album
Launching his album in Sydney with one Australian show only, Dizzy Reed will be performing at Frankie’s Pizza on Sunday, 18 February, with support from local artists including The Kids, who will launch their debut single, School, that night ... Read More
Scene News: Melbourne Pop-Punks STUCK OUT Sign To Greyscale Records. Announce EP "You Won't Come Home"
After putting in the hard work over the past two years, supporting bands such as Moose Blood, Real Friends, and The Getaway Plan, Melbourne's Stuck Out are stepping into the spotlight with the track Fade Away, the first single off their upcoming EP You Won't Come Home, which is to ... Read More
Scene News: The Angels announce their Face To Face Anniversary Tour for 2018 - 40 Years On
It's hard to believe, but it has been four decades since the release of The Angels sophomore album Face to Face. The seminal release firmly put the band on the map - both in Australia and internationally - spawning tracks that still hold an iconic place in Aussie music history ... Read More
Scene News: Vince Jones at Jazzlab, 9 & 10 February
Australia’s best loved jazz man Vince Jones returns to Melbourne for two rare club appearances at Melbourne’s premier jazz venue, Jazzlab. He will perform with full band, featuring Matt McMahon, Ben Robertson and Danny Fischer, plus a special guest performer at each show, February 9 and 10! ... Read More
Scene News: Boogie 2018 Lineup Announced!
Ready? Of course you are. Hose out your mind, locate your tent pegs and pack your flannies; BOOGIE FESTIVAL is back on the farm, more fabulous than ever. It’ll be getting good weird in Tallarook, Victoria over the 2018 Easter weekend. The now cult three-day extravaganza will revel and shimmy ... Read More
Scene News: Jack White Set To Release Forthcoming Album Boarding House Reach On March 23!
Jack White has announced the release of his eagerly anticipated new album, BOARDING HOUSE REACH (Third Man/Columbia and Sony Music Entertainment Australia). The 12 time GRAMMY® Award-winner's third solo LP and first all-new album in nearly four years, BOARDING HOUSE REACH will be released everywhere on Friday, March 23, 2018 ... Read More
Scene News: THE GYPSY SCHOLARS take their single, Cold Hands, on the road.
If you check your rear vision mirror this summer don’t be surprised if you see an over flowing hatchback rolling up and down the coastal highways. The Gypsy Scholars are taking the first song from their debut EP, ‘Cold Hands’, on the road. Bringing with them their well known light ... Read More
Scene News: FULL SCALE back in Full Force with New Music & National Tour!
Aussie rock legends Full Scale caught the attention of the American major labels in the early 2000s, signing a record deal with Columbia Records, releasing 2 full-length studio albums, 2 critically-acclaimed EPs, a feature-length documentary produced in New York City, international recording and touring and are now releasing new music ... Read More
Scene News: GWAR Announce April 2018 Australian Tour
Attention Human Scum!!!! Earth's favourite interplanetary warriors, GWAR, are returning to conquer and destroy Australia in APRIL 2018! “The Blood of Gods Tour” continues on into Australia, as your masters and supreme overlords take their one of a kind carnival of blood-drenched death and destruction Down Under. The last time GWAR visited Australia in 2014, they upset ... Read More
Scene News: The Rocky Horror Show: Adam Rennie Confirmed As Frank N Furter
Producers Howard Panter, John Frost and GWB Entertainment today announced that Adam Rennie will perform the role of Frank N Furter for the forthcoming Brisbane and Perth seasons of The Rocky Horror Show ... Read More
Scene News: Havana Meets Kingston: debut international tour
Mista Savona, Destroy All Lines, ABC Music and The Wildfire Agency are thrilled to announce that the HAVANA MEETS KINGSTON 15 piece 'Super Group' will make their debut live appearances in Australia and New Zealand in March 2018. Playing dates at WOMADelaide, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and WOMAD NZ, this is ... Read More
Scene News: Myles Kennedy + Monster Magnet
Myles Kennedy, one of rock music’s most distinct voices, is set to release his debut solo album, Year Of The Tiger on March 9, 2018. The album will be released worldwide via Napalm Records ... Read More
Scene News: Essie Holt - Unveils Accompanying Music Video For Debut Single 'Underwater'
After releasing her warmly received debut single ‘Underwater’, Melbourne-based indie-pop artist, Essie Holt, has just revealed the accompanying music video – directed by Tegan Crowley (Drifters Productions), filmed by Bonnie Moir and edited by Sarah Jo Fraser ... Read More
Scene News: Garage Rockers, The Naysayers, launch their debut album 'Hellfire Sing Sing' this week!
Known for their frantic and energetic live shows as much as their infectious recorded output The Naysayers came to life in 2011 in Melbourne from the members’ shared love of garage rock, melody and psychedelia. The group was founded by Gordon Holland (guitar/vocals) and Nathaniel Parbery (bass/vocals) in Perth with ... Read More
Scene News: Ooh La La ... So Frenchy So Chic SET TIMES released
SO FRENCHY SO CHIC 2018 ADELAIDE: FRIDAY 12TH JANUARY, MELBOURNE: SUNDAY 14TH JANUARY, SYDNEY: SATURDAY 20TH JANUARY SET TIMES HAVE BEEN RELEASED:   ADELAIDE: FRIDAY 12TH JANUARY, PINKY FLAT 5:30PM – 6:40PM – JUNIORE 7:10PM – 8:20PM – L.E.J. 8:50PM – 10:10PM – FEFE 10:40PM – 11:45PM – GENERAL ELEKTRIKS                                                 MELBOURNE: SUNDAY 14TH JANUARY, WERRIBEE PARK ... Read More
Scene News: Emperor's IHSAHN makes his live debut in Australia this May!
IHSAHN is a name that is synonymous with the Worldwide metal scene; a musical visionary who's creativity is unparalleled and influence is far reaching. IHSAHN will, after all these years, make his live debut in Australia this May. Quite possibly one of the most important, influential and creative forces within ... Read More
Scene News: Ooh La La ... So Frenchy So Chic is back this January!
SO FRENCHY SO CHIC 2018 MORE FUN. MORE FRENCHY.  GET READY TO WINE, DINE AND DANCE AGAIN WHEN SO FRENCHY SO CHIC RETURNS FOR ANOTHER SUMMER FESTIVAL OF PLEASURES. IN 2018 THE BELOVED PARTY, PICNIC AND CELEBRATION OF JOIE DE VIVRE SPREADS THE LOVE TO ADELAIDE ALONGSIDE MELBOURNE  AND SYDNEY, ... Read More
Scene News: Sugar Mountain 2018 | A.B. Original Joins The Line-Up!
In exciting news today, organisers are pleased to announce the addition of one of Australia’s hottest rising acts: A.B. Original! They pull no punches on stage or on record: indigenous hip-hop duo A.B. Original – (Adam) Briggs and Trials (Daniel Rankine), who respectively come from the Yorta Yorta and Ngarrindjeri ... Read More
Scene News: Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge - April 2018
TEG LIVE is proud to announce two of the most successful female American singer/songwriters, Sheryl Crow and Melissa Etheridge, will perform in a double headlining tour across Australia in 2018. Tickets on will go on sale 10.00am, Monday, 18 December through Ticketek. In a worldwide exclusive, this is the first ... Read More
The song has a special meaning; it is in fact the first song that Alice Cooper wrote entirely on his own back in 1967. The song was forgotten until Dennis Dunaway, the bass player of the original Alice Cooper band, rediscovered it and played it to Alice, after which the ... Read More
Scene News: Gaytimes Australia's Queer Music Festival 2018....
Gaytimes, Australia’s queer music festival is back in 2018 and with Le1f (USA), Alex The Astronaut, and Bec Sandridge headlining and it’s set to be the camping music festival of your big gay dreams! Perched on the picturesque mountaintop in Victoria’s Lake Mountain Alpine Resort, Gaytimes takes place from 16 ... Read More
Scene News: The Church share new video for I Don't Know How I Don't Know Why
The Church share trippy live video for 'I Don't Know How I Don't Know Why', the third single from their acclaimed 26th album Man Woman Life Death Infinity, out now. Premiering via Tone Deaf, the video is spliced live footage utilising sharp editing to evoke a mind warping experience. A ... Read More
Scene News: A Foreign Affair Release Official Music Video for "Passing Through"
Sacramento Alternative Rock Band A Foreign Affair has released the Official Music Video for their single, "Passing Through." Originally premiered on Tattoo.com, "Passing Through" is the first single off of their forthcoming LP, _Empty Houses_, due out November 25th ... Read More
Scene News: 'Santa Is Coming To Mansfield' Featuring Violent Soho With Waax & Aaron Gocs As Santa
Queensland’s proudest sons Violent Soho have today announced a special Christmas-themed show in their hometown (4122) to be held at the Mansfield Tavern on Saturday 23 December – Santa Is Coming To Mansfield ... Read More
Scene News: Kelela Announces Exclusive Melbourne Headline Show In January
Frontier Touring and Handsome Tours are thrilled to confirm a Melbourne headline performance from one of America’s most talked about singer-songwriters Kelela, playing 170 Russell on Monday 15 January – tickets on sale now and already selling quickly. The show comes off the back of the announcement that Kelela, alongside ... Read More
Scene News: Australian Music Vault Announces APRA AMCOS Partnership
Arts Centre Melbourne and the Australian Music Vault are proud to announce a partnership with APRA AMCOS, the Australian Performing Rights Association, ahead of opening to the public on Tuesday December 19 2017. This partnership is based on the shared vision that reflects and supports practicing and aspiring composers and ... Read More
Scene News: Lydia Can't Breathe Release NSFW Claymation Video For "Tastes New"
Florida rockers, Lydia Can't Breathe has unveiled their new NSFW claymation video for the title track off their new album, Tastes New. The video showcases the band's creativity as it comes in claymation form and tells the tale of two lovers meeting and growing old together ... Read More
Scene news: Wolfmother Release Brand New Single - Freedom Is Mine
Released independently and produced by Wolfmother main man Andrew Stockdale in his Byron Bay studio, the track evokes the DIY aesthetic and raw intensity present when the band hit ground running and changed the rock ‘n’ roll landscape with their debut E.P. way back in the year 2000. Dropped without ... Read More
Scene News: Arts Centre Melbourne announces 2018 Summer Autumn Families program
Families have the opportunity to embark on an array of heart-warming, hilarious and inventive theatrical adventures and interactive experiences as part of Arts Centre Melbourne's 2018 Summer Autumn Families program. The exciting and extensive line-up features new stage adaptations of the popular books Emily Brown and the Thing and The ... Read More
Scene News: Ian Moss Announces First Studio Album In 8 Years & 2018 National Theatre Tour!
Australian guitar icon Ian Moss has announced the release of his first studio album in eight years. The self-titled album – to be released on 2 March 2018 – is Mossy’s first solo album in nine years and his first of all original material in 22 years ... Read More
Scene News: Joe Satriani: New Album 'What Happens Next' January 12 Featuring Glenn Hughes on Bass & Chad Smith on Drums
World-renowned guitar virtuoso, Joe Satriani, announces the release of his 16th solo album, WHAT HAPPENS NEXT, set for release, January 12, 2018 on Sony/Legacy Recordings. The new, instrumentally electrifying album features a power trio of legendary status; Satriani on guitar and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee bassist Glenn ... Read More
Scene News: Adam Eckersley & Brooke Mcclymont Announce 2018 Album Tour
Hot on the heels of the release of their acclaimed debut duo single “Train Wreck”, much loved Australian country music couple Adam Eckersley and Brooke McClymont will hit the road next year to tour their self-titled Album “Adam & Brooke”, which will be released on February 9 through Lost Highway ... Read More
Scene News: Kid Congo & The Monkey Birds announce Australian Tour
PRESS PLAY & PBS FM PRESENTS  Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds ARE BACK!!! After two sell-out Australian tours, legendary voodoo guitarist for seminal sexy bands like The Cramps, Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds and The Gun Club, Kid Congo Powers returns to Australia in May 2018 ... Read More
Scene News: UNWRITTEN LAW Announce -The Black Album: 20th Anniversary Australian Tour
SoCal punk legends, UNWRITTEN LAW, are returning to Australia in February 2018 to perform their most celebrated record, The Black Album in its entirety from start to finish. UNWRITTEN LAW considers Australia be their 2nd home, so it’s fitting that they return to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the album that rocketed their careers from the ... Read More
Scene News: The Robert Cray Band Australian Tour 2018
Nightmare Music announce an Australian headline tour by US Blues legend Robert Cray. The Robert Cray Band will headline shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Adelaide in addition to headlining the Blues On Broadbeach Festival on the Gold Coast in May 2018. Robert Cray has created a sound that rises from ... Read More
Scene News: Former Money For Rope guitarist, Lou Scarrs, releases What We Do to rave reviews.
Lou Scarrs' schedule for his former musical project looked like a young musician's dream come true: Glastonbury in the UK, check. SXSW in the States, check. Aussie Festivals: Splendour In The Grass, Big Day Out and Golden Plains, check. With all this, spurred on by substantial airplay on Triple J, ... Read More
Scene News: Andrew W.K. Reveals New Album Title, Cover Art & Track Listing. 'You're Not Alone' out March 2, 2018
Andrew W.K. presents the title, cover art, and track list of his upcoming LP, You're Not Alone. The album is scheduled for release on March 2, 2018 via RED MUSIC/SONY MUSIC worldwide, with its front cover image painted by legendary artists, Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell. These two masters of ... Read More
Scene News: Leftfield Playing 'Leftism' Live & In Full This February In AU & NZ
Frontier Touring are pumped to confirm that Leftfield - one of electronic music's all-time greatest acts - is returning to Australia and New Zealand with their incredible Leftism In Its Entirety show which has been selling out venues and causing a mass break-out of smiling faces across Europe ... Read More
Scene News: Adam Eckersley & Brooke Mcclymont Announce 2018 Album Tour
Hot on the heels of the release of their acclaimed debut duo single “Train Wreck”, much loved Australian country music couple Adam Eckersley and Brooke McClymont will hit the road next year to tour their self-titled Album “Adam & Brooke”, which will be released on February 9 through Lost Highway ... Read More
Scene News: Entries now open for the 2018 Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition!
Songwriters worldwide are invited to enter the 2018 Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition to go into the running for a first place cash prize of A$50,000, courtesy of APRA AMCOS, Alberts and BMG ... Read More
Scene news: Tank And The Bangas to play debut Australian shows in March
New Orleans collective, TANK AND THE BANGAS, have made a name for themselves in the US as musical innovators, sonic visionaries. Now, they are turning their sights to Australia. This March, for the first time ever, the five-piece will land in Australia to headline shows in Sydney and Melbourne along ... Read More
Scene News: UK Rock Band DON BROCO begin their first Australian tour tonight
Destroy All Lines, Chugg Entertainment, Don’t Bore Us and Hysteria in association with UTA present: DON BROCO's first ever Australian Tour. If you’re looking for sing-a-long summer floor filling anthems, more swagger than Jay Z and infectious pop rock alchemy then DON BROCO is your new favourite band!! To say DON BROCO is excited is a ... Read More
Scene News: La Vie Dans Une Marionette (Life In A Puppet)
Following critical success at the 2017 Edinburgh Festival Fringe and Yirramboi Festival, La Vie Dans Une Marionette (Life In A Puppet) - the gleeful, whimsical tale of a lonely pianist and the puppet he buys to keep him company, returns for a season at Arts Centre Melbourne from 16-20 January ... Read More
Scene News: The Chameleons (UK) Announce First-Ever Australian Tour
Iconic dream-pop/post-punk outfit THE CHAMELEONS (UK) have announced their First Ever Australian headline dates. Fronted by founding member, vocalist and bassist Mark Burgess, the tour will showcase the band's genre-defining body of work, instigated with their 1983 debut Script of the Bridge ... Read More
Scene news: Don Walker Announces Vinyl Box Set ‘Blacktop’ Of Entire Solo Catalogue
Don Walker is regarded as one of Australia’s best songwriters and his songs have been mapping Australia, from Kings Cross to regional towns and the spaces between, for more than thirty years, through solo albums and shows, with Catfish, three acclaimed albums with Tex, Don and Charlie and of course ... Read More
Scene News: Arch Enemy Announce Australian Headline Dates & Are Confirmed For Download Festival Australia 2018
Swedish metal juggernaut ARCH ENEMY are poised to attack. Having set social media and earbuds alight with their incendiary brand-new album ‘Will To Power’, the band are thrilled to announce a run of headline dates throughout Australia. Timed perfectly to allow an appearance at the inaugural Download Festival Australia, ARCH ENEMY are a band ever growing in ... Read More
Scene News: The Hunna With Special Guests Coasts Announce Australian Tour
The term 'Bursting on to the Scene' is a term thrown around way too liberally these days. That is unless you're talking about Indie rock sensation; THE HUNNA. Within the space of 12 months, they have gone from playing to 150 people, to touring with The 1975 and their current ... Read More
Scene News: Pianos Become The Teeth Announce New Album 'Wait For Love' Out February 16, 2018
Baltimore indie post-hardcore band Pianos Become the Teeth announce their new album Wait For Love, to be released on February 16, 2018 on Epitaph ... Read More
Scene News: December is Disco Fever time with KC & the Sunshine Band, Village People, Sister Sledge & Marcia Hines
Get set to put on your boogie shoes and party when disco legends KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND, VILLAGE PEOPLE and SISTER SLEDGE combine for a huge Australian tour this December. Disco fever will hit a day on the green with five shows nationally, plus in conjunction with Frontier Touring, indoor shows in Melbourne and Sydney. All ... Read More
Scene News: Saliva Announce First Ever Australian Tour!
Prophets of the rampant 90's Modern Rock movement SALIVA will be bringing their show to Australian stages for the first time ever. Fans can expect a crushing cross-section of the bands entire catalogue guaranteed to get your blood pumping! ... Read More
Scene News: Qty Unveil New Track 'New Beginnings' From Self Titled Debut Album
New York duo QTY have announced new track 'New Beginnings' taken from their self-titled debut album, set for release on Friday December 8th through Dirty Hit On Sony Music Entertainment Australia ... Read More
Scene News: Cold Chisel's biggest live release ever!
Legendary Australian rock band, Cold Chisel, release their biggest ever live album package, an almost-3 hour concert event called The 'Last Stand' of the Sydney Entertainment Centre - The Live Tapes - Vol 4 ... Read More
Scene News: Katy Christie at The Butterfly Club
Katy is heavily pregnant, red-headed, plays the French horn, stupidly short, and with all the odds stacked against her… she’s putting on a show. New to Australia from the U.K., there’s no time like the present to make your mark, even if that mark is an actual baby ... Read More
Scene News: Marlon Williams Touring Australia In May 2018 In Celebration Of New Album
Frontier Touring are pleased to announce a national tour in May 2018 by one of New Zealand’s most arresting songwriters and performers: Marlon Williams. Marlon will perform across Australia in celebration of his just-announced second album Make Way For Love, due for release on February 16, 2018 via Caroline Australia ... Read More
Scene News: Spook The Horses (NZ): Deliver Full Album Stream Ahead of Album Release
Imagine: if band members can rotate between instrument positions within the band, because every band member can play every instrument, then this must imply a seldom degree of freedom and mutual musical understanding… something that most bands could only dream of ... Read More
Scene News: Joy. Releases New Single 'Smoke Too Much'
JOY. Is a twenty year-old producer- singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who crafts ethereal and introspective electronic-pop songs anchored by sultry, hypnotic vocals, incisive song writing and a keen focus on production ... Read More
Scene News: Fear Is Dead "Dirtnap;" 'What Remains' EP Out Now!
New York based Heavy Rock / Metal band Fear Is Dead has released the Official Music Video for their single "Dirtnap" off of their August released EP, What Remains. Originally premiered on Tattoo.com, "Dirtnap" was directed and edited by Skila of Fear Is Dead ... Read More
Scene News: Jane N' The Jungle Release Official Music Video for "Wild Side"
Phoenix, AZ based Alternative Rock Band Jane N' The Jungle has released the Official Music Video for their newest energetic, wild, and contagiously addicting single"Wild Side". Originally premiered on AntiHero Magazine, "Wild Side" was directed and filmed by Will Goldstein ... Read More
Scene News: Sensational Line-Up of Australian Music Legends To Rock GO!! SHOW GOLD next Saturday night at the Palais, Melbourne
Dennis Smith Presents GO!! SHOW GOLD, THE ULTIMATE REUNION CONCERT, is back in 2017 and features the biggest ever line up!!!  G0!! Show Gold returns in 2017 with a sensational line up of Australian music legends to rock the Palais Theatre on Saturday 2 December. The anticipation for the return in 2017 of GO!! ... Read More
Scene News: On Tour Presents US singer/songwriter + YouTube sensation Kawehi in her debut AU tour
Kawehi (pronounced Kuh-vey-hee) is a new breed of musician - a Honolulu born, one-woman-band now based in Lawrence, Kansas who uses technology to carry the weight of a full band on her own. She describes herself as "Singer, Songwriter, Southpaw, Shit talker, Walks like a trucker," and her Facebook About ... Read More
Scene News: The General Assembly drop new single 'Cape Grim'
Melbourne 5-piece The General Assembly have dropped the second single 'Cape Grim' from their debut album Vanishing Point before they hit the road for four select shows to launch the album at The Toff In Town, Melbourne on (x-apple-data-detectors://10) 16 Nov, The Milk Factory, Brisbane on 22 Nov, The Bearded ... Read More
Scene News: Neil Hilborn announces Australian Tour in quest to Help Raise Mental Health Awareness Through Poetry
NEIL HILBORN is single-handedly bringing Poetry to the mainstream. The Viral poet has garnered critical acclaim with over 60 million views of his internationally successful poems including ‘OCD’, ‘Joey’, ‘The Future’ and author of Amazon bestseller ‘Our Numbered Days’. NEIL HILBORN is a poet of the people: his work is accessible, honest, and he has undoubtedly left a deep ... Read More
Scene News: Tonight Alive Release "Without You" Silverchair Tribute
Tonight Alive have released "Without You": the third single from Spawn (Again): A Tribute To Silverchair, set for release on November 17 via UNFD. Created with the blessing of Silverchair’s team, Tonight Alive join acts like The Amity Affliction, Northlane, In Hearts Wake and Ocean Grove putting their spin on ... Read More
Scene News: LA GUNS Announce - The Missing Peace Australian & NZ 2018 Tour
L.A. GUNS was formed in 1982 by guitar player Tracii Guns and, then unknown singer, Axl Rose on lead vocals. The "classic lineup" of Guns, former Girlsinger Phil Lewis, drummer Steve Riley, guitar player Mick Cripps and bassist Kelly Nickels have sold 6.5 million records, including 1988's L.A. Guns and 1990's Cocked and Loaded, both of which were certified Gold. Cocked and Loaded contained the ... Read More
Scene News: Progfest Announces Final Line Up For January 2018
The 2018 line up of Progfest will be the strongest yet with Norway's LEPROUS confirmed to headline all 3 Progfest festivals, plus headline their own sideshows in Perth and Adelaide! Some of Australia's finest acts including: Voyager, AlithiA, Orsome Welles, Meniscus and Dyssidia were confirmed for Progfest as part of ... Read More
Scene News: Icehouse announce release of free 40th Anniversary concert event!
With only 6 shows left on their epic 40 Years Live Tour, ICEHOUSE have announced today that they will be releasing the full concert video from their Red Hot Summer Tour show Roche Estate in the Hunter Valley in March, 2017 on their YouTube channel ... Read More
Scene News: Step Inside The Australian Music Vault This December
Created in collaboration with the music industry and funded by the Victorian Government, the ground-breaking new Australian music experience will include a free exhibition, education programs and a fully integrated digital program and will showcase items from the iconic people, events and places that define Australian music. Founding patrons include ... Read More
Scene News: Nadia Rose Reveals Video for Big Woman
One of the UK's hottest young hip-hop artists, Nadia Rose, has revealed a powerhouse video for her new single 'Big Woman', an anthem to all powerful females out there, no matter their size or background. The fierce video features award-winning vlogger and presenter Gracie Francesca, and the track was produced ... Read More
Scene News: A Christmas Country Revue with Raised By Eagles, Lost Ragas + The Ahern Brothers
It's said that Christmas comes but once a year. And often - that's enough for some. But someone - somewhere - has been very, very nice and Santa (in the form of Raised By Eagles' Luke Sinclair wearing a dodgy red onesie and hat) has repaid both the favour and ... Read More
Scene News: ACDC's Malcolm Young dead at 64
It is with deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of Malcolm Young, beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother.  Malcolm had been suffering from Dementia for several years and passed away peacefully on Saturday with his family by his bedside ... Read More
Scene News: A rockin’ first night at A WEEKEND in the GARDENS!
In  a few years time those lucky enough to have gone to the first few A Weekend in the Gardens events will be comparing these Weekends to the first Big Day Outs, or the first Laneway Festivals. The smaller crowd numbers - even when Sold Out like last night’s event ... Read More
Scene News: Greta Stanley gives you new single "When January Comes" off debut album "Full Grown"
After a busy two years following the release of her Debut EP ‘Bedroom City’, 22-year-old songstress Greta Stanley is about to unpack a suitcase of brand new songs into the homes and ears of her adoring listeners ... Read More
Scene News: Iranian-Dutch Visionary Sevdaliza Announces Debut Australian Tour January 2018
Don't miss visionary Iranian-Dutch artist Sevdaliza as she visits Aus shores for the first time next year. Following the release of her debut LP ISON in April this year, Paradise and Mellum together with Collarts, FBi and i-D AUNZ are overjoyed to announce the first ever Australian tour of Iranian-born, ... Read More
Scene News: 2017 Heart Of St Kilda Concert
10TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT- Helping feed people in need Sacred Heart Mission has announced a dazzling line-up for the 10thanniversary of its annual fundraiser, The Heart of St Kilda Concert at the Palais Theatre St Kilda, on Tuesday 28 November. Performers will include Leo Sayer, Courtney Barnett, Jimeoin, James Reyne, Adalita, ... Read More
Scene News: Colin Hay announces Fierce Mercy East Coast tour!
Scottish born singer-songwriter Colin Hay has announced he is returning to Australia with his band for an East Coast tour commencing on 31 January at the Tivoli in Brisbane. Colin Hay, best known as the frontman for Australian hit makers Men at Work, has received renewed acclaim for his troubadour-style ... Read More
Scene News: Mick Thomas and the Roving Commission add a Christmas Eve Show at The Caravan Music Club!!!
Last Show of the Tour, Last Show at the Venue…. Mick Thomas and the Roving Commission add a Christmas Eve Show at The Caravan Music Club! Mick Thomas and the Roving Commission add a Christmas Eve Show at The Caravan Music Club!!! ... Read More
Scene News: Yothu Yindi And The Treaty Project Perform Only Melbourne Show
Hall of Fame inductees Yothu Yindi reunite with Gavin Campbell, founding member of Filthy Lucre in a bespoke formation featuring original Yothu Yindi members and special guests under the moniker Yothu Yindi & The Treaty Project, as a cross-generational celebration of cultural diversity ... Read More
Scene News: Wolf Alice release new album 'Visions Of A Life' + Announced For Laneway Festival 2018
Wolf Alice, one of the biggest breakthrough independent bands of recent years, released their new album Visions Of A Life this Friday 29 September via Dirty Hit/Liberator Music. In more exciting news, the UK outfit will return to Australia & New Zealand in January and February to play exclusively at Laneway ... Read More
Scene News: Gilby Clarke (Ex Guns ‘n’ Roses) tickets for Australian Shows selling fast.
Gilby Clarke needs no introduction to rock fans. He played in both Guns N’ Roses and the MC5. Who else can claim membership in two of the most life-altering rock ’n’ roll outfits to ever exist on the planet? Clarke hit the stage with his GN’R running buds at the 2012 Rock ’n’ Roll Hall of Fame induction ... Read More
Scene News: Primal Scream return down under February 2018
Destroy All Lines and Chugg Entertainment present: Acid house hedonists, indie rock ‘n rollers; PRIMAL SCREAM are a band who have built a 30 year career on the art of reinvention and they are bringing their incendiary live show back to Australia, more powerful and engaged than ever. Bobby Gillespie is the consummate rock & ... Read More
Scene News: Billy Bragg releases new single, Why We Build The Wall
Billy Bragg has released his new single Why We Build The Wall out now on Cooking Vinyl. Why We Build The Wall was written by American singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell as part of her 2010 ‘folk opera’ ‘Hadestown’ (a retelling of the myth of Orpheus & Eurydice set in the Great ... Read More
Scene News: The Corner Announces Birthday Rooftop Session
The Corner Hotel is turning 21 this year and if you thought that the month-long celebrations couldn’t get any bigger, think again. Not only will the likes of The Vasco Era, Cosmic Psychos, Kylie Auldist + Public Opinion Afro Orchestra, Clare Bowditch + Adalita, Horrorshow and Archie Roach be jumping ... Read More
Scene News: Songstress Rachael Leahcar releases powerful single on the eve of tour
Stunning songstress Rachael Leahcar releases the title track from her fourth album - Shadows - to radio this week ahead of her forthcoming national tour. The powerful track is the perfect prelude to her tour and a chance for Rachael to share an insight into herself and her songwriting with ... Read More
Scene News: Summer just got sunnier: Due to popular demand, Sunnyboys announce three new shows on their Summer Tour.
Five years into their reformation and you could be forgiven for thinking the Sunnyboys revival was on the wane, however, with two Sydney shows selling out in just 4 days (faster than any time previous), setting a sales record at Sunshine Coast venue The Shed by selling 1/3rd of capacity in the ... Read More
Scene News: Face The Music Launches Final Program And Adds New Speakers
Melbourne’s annual music and creative arts summit Face The Music is just around the corner! Face The Music promised a party this year, a party celebrating the people behind some of 2017’s biggest music stories and creators of positive industry change ... Read More
Scene News: James Reyne’s Acoustic ‘A Crawl To Now’ Tour Heads To Regional Locations March – May 2018
Acclaimed singer songwriter James Reyne has today announced he’ll take his A CRAWL TO NOW Tour on a huge regional run from March through to May 2018. Commencing March 20, 2018, Reyne will tour widely across regional NSW and Vic, concluding with a date in Mount Gambier, SA on May ... Read More
Scene News: HANSAA Release New Single PRIMAVERA feat SOSO & A.CHAL
Following his massively successful debut single Need To Know featuring vocals from heavyweight Oliver Tank, Aussie born, LA-raised Hansaa is back with an elusive new single Primavera, produced alongside LA duo SOSO (30 Seconds To Mars, Anna Lunoe) and featuring the irresistible vocals of Peruvian, LA-based RnB star A.CHAL, out ... Read More
Scene News: Canadian Singer Songwriter Terra Lightfoot Releases Album “New Mistakes”, Touring November
Much lauded Canadian singer-songwriter Terra Lightfoot has just released her album New Mistakes (ABC Music) and will visit our shores for the first time in November for an extensive national tour with William Crighton ... Read More
Scene News: Pot of Gold - A Safe Space Yes! Party - Nov 15 at The Old Bar
Laura Imbruglia is putting her curation talents into throwing a Yes! party at The Old Baron the day the plebiscite results are announced (Wednesday Nov 15), with all proceeds going to Minus18 to support LGBTQI+ youth ... Read More
Scene News: Yothu Yindi And The Treaty Project Perform Only Melbourne Show
Hall of Fame inductees Yothu Yindi reunite with Gavin Campbell, founding member of Filthy Lucre in a bespoke formation featuring original Yothu Yindi members and special guests under the moniker Yothu Yindi & The Treaty Project, as a cross-generational celebration of cultural diversity ... Read More
Scene News: Primal Scream Announce National Tour Dates For February
Acid house hedonists, indie rock ‘n rollers; PRIMAL SCREAM are a band who have built a 30 year career on the art of reinvention and they are bringing their incendiary live show back to Australia, more powerful and engaged than ever ... Read More
Scene News: Incubus Announces Huge 2018 Australian East Coast Tour
In 2018 INCUBUS will return to Australia for their first headline tour in six years to play three shows along the east coast in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. These shows will be the first chance for fans to hear new tracks like 'Nimble Bastard' and 'Glitterbomb' from their aptly titled ... Read More
Scene News: Players Opposing Pokies
Players Opposing Pokies is a group of concerned musos who've had enough of quietly tacitly supporting the growing evil of pokies in our pubs and clubs. Frequently exposed through our livelihoods, we musicians have a role to play in advocating for change within the entertainment industry. Some will have made ... Read More
Scene News: Electric Mary: Release New Video For Woman, Sign with Dinner For Wolves, Touring with Baby Animals
Melbourne’s Electric Mary have released a killer new video for the track Woman, taking from their upcoming fourth album tentatively titled Better Days Are Coming. The band have signed with Melbourne rock label Dinner For Wolves who will release the album in March of 2018 ... Read More
Scene news: Freya Josephine Hollick announces brand new single and launch show at The Spotted Mallard, Saturday 11th November
Recently receiving nominations in three The Age Music Victoria Award categories, Freya Josephine Hollick  is unstoppable right now. Songs pour directly from her soul through her guitar - she’s released an album ('The Unceremonious Junking Of Me', 2016) and EP ('Don’t Mess With The Doyenne', 2017) – in quick succession and ... Read More
Scene News: Melbourne shoegaze rockers, PRETTY CITY, set off on their first European Tour!
Sometimes, the music really does do the talking. Melbourne psych rockers, Pretty City started from an incredible SXSW appearance in 2016, which saw them gain critical acclaim.“…only a few more people were fortunate enough to squeeze in when the three from Melbourne started out their set. So much energy. So much talent.” ... Read More
Scene News: Ugly Kid Joe celebrate the 25th anniversary of "America's Least Wanted" by playing it in its entirety!
It was September 1992. Millions of snot faced skate - surfers worldwide were cracking a few brews in their bedrooms, on beaches and in their garages listening to one album… "America's Least Wanted" by UGLY KID JOE. "America's Least Wanted" was a double platinum phenomenon selling over 2 Million albums catapulting UGLY KID JOE to headlining Arenas ... Read More
Scene News: Bryan Adams - A Day On The Green Announces Two Victorian Shows This January
Frontier Touring and Roundhouse Entertainment are delighted to welcome BRYAN ADAMS back to Australia for four very special regional shows in January 2018. BRYAN ADAMS will appear at two Victorian a day on the green events, playing for the first time in both Geelong and Nagambie. Performing at Mt Duneed ... Read More
Scene News: Laneway Festival Headline Shows Announced - Mac DeMarco, Slowdive, The Intenet Presents The Internet Tour.
Details of Sydney and Melbourne Laneway Festival sideshows revealed. Read on for more information ... Read More
Scene News: The Original Wailers (Featuring Al Anderson) Add Seven New Shows!
Performing BOB MARLEY & THE WAILERS "LEGEND" in Full + Encore of Greatest Hits Is This Love, Could You Be Loved, Three Little Birds, One Love, No Woman No Cry, Buffalo Soldier, I Shot The Sheriff, Jamming, Get Up Stand Up, Redemption Song and many more. Due to Overwhelming demand, ... Read More
Scene News: Slipknot Co-Founder Joey Jordison Unleashes New Band, Vimic
VIMIC, the acclaimed heavy rock band founded by GRAMMY AwardR-winning Slipknot co-founder and heavy music luminary Joey Jordison, has signed a global deal with Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) and T-Boy Records, UMe's label partnership (Via Caroline Australia) with veteran rock manager Andy Gould ... Read More
Scene News: Tonight! Scarecrow The Mellencamp Show - The Union Club - The Richmond Bowls
Scarecrow delivers the Mellencamp experience and even the man himself Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee “John Mellencamp” agrees!Scarecrow delivers the Mellencamp experience and even the man himself Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee “John Mellencamp” agrees! ... Read More
Scene News: Shani Kimelman Reveals Cover of Mysterious Paul Gilbert Solo with Guitar Player
Israeli born and LA Based has made a name as one of the top emerging Metal guitarists, with a rapidly growing, enthusiastic base of YouTube followers and hundreds of thousands of plays. She recently revealed her cover of an obscure Paul Gilbert ( Mr. Big ,Racer X ) solo, entitled ... Read More
Scene News: Rudely Interrupted 'Love You Till I Die'
Come and celebrate the bands new record, meet the guys and see why the band have achieved so much over the past 11 years, Rudely Interrupted return from their 14th international tour promoting ‘Love You Till I Die’. The unique rockers took their entertainment explosion to Europe in October 2017 ... Read More
Scene News: Dita Von Teese announces The Art Of Teese 2018 Australian tour
The Art of the Teese tour brings a number of brand new acts never before seen in Australia including “Lazy”, an act only ever performed at The Crazy Horse Paris (including new costumes from British designer Jenny Packham) and an all-new ballet-themed act “Swan Lake Stripteese”. It also features four ... Read More
Scene News: It's Ausmusic T-Shirt Day - what are you wearing?
This Ausmusic T-Shirt day, you can help the very people on your threads. Ausmusic T-Shirt Day has become a staple of Ausmusic Month, a way to show support for your fave local artists and share the love in your feed and on your torso. But we can do even more ... Read More
Scene News: The Corner Award Shortlist 2017 Announced!
The Corner Hotel is extremely excited to announce the shortlist for this year’s Corner Award accolade. A small group of experts from across various facets of the music industry came together earlier in the year to compile a long-list of artists kicking goals in the business and have now unveiled ... Read More
Scene News: New Year’s Eve at MEMO Music Hall featuring The Black Sorrows with Vika and Linda Bull
The Black Sorrows continue to be one of Australia’s most enduring touring bands. From humble beginnings playing inner-city cafes around Melbourne and selling albums from the boot of a car, Joe Camilleri transformed the band into one of the most sophisticated ensembles in the country. For 30 years, the glorious ... Read More
Scene News: The inaugural Missing Link mini-fest
On 5 November 2005, legendary guitarist (not to mention the coolest man ever to set foot onstage) Link Wray swaggered off this mortal coil. Twelve years later, on the anniversary of his passing, five of Melbourne's most rockin' guitar bands will join forces at Cherry Bar to celebrate the man ... Read More
Scene News: Shelley Segal Returns To Australia To Promote New Single Somebody Like You
LA-based songwriter Shelley Segal has announced that she will be returning to Australia to promote her latest single Somebody Like You, a rock-infused, in-your-face song about a relationship interrupted. Somebody Like You is a heavy track, and not just in sound; it details the trauma of being told by family ... Read More
Scene News: Upcoming Culture Club tour also sees Thompson Twins’ Tom Bailey plays hits live for the first time in 27 years.
International superstars Culture Club will be touring Australia later this year. Culture Club are led by front man, Boy George, currently endearing himself to new Australian audiences as their favourite coach on TV’s top rated show The Voice. Thus, this tour is bound to take Culture Club to a large ... Read More
Scene News: Paul Kelly - Making Gravy - Ushering In Christmas At Sidney Myer Music Bowl
“Gravy’s been around a long, long time. Maybe humans came up with it even before they came up with beer and wine. I don’t know. But I do know Raymond Carver wrote a poem about it. And I like to make it. And it’s different all over the world. So, ... Read More
Scene News: Due to popular demand 80s pop legends, The Human League, add sixth Australian show
Due to overwhelming demand, The Human League have announced a new show to their forthcoming Australian tour – they’ll be performing at Eatons Hill Hotel in Brisbane on 17th December with support acts Pseudo Echo and Wa Wa Nee. David Bowie famously said of The Human League "I have seen ... Read More
Scene News: John Barrowman to make Australian debut at Arts Centre Melbourne
In his first Australian concert, John Barrowman, accompanied by a live band, will perform a repertoire that ranges from Sting to Sondheim, Cole Porter to Barry Manilow and Big Band to Motown, with a few surprises in between. John will also share stories and anecdotes from his life and career ... Read More
Scene News: Gene Simmons Heading To Australia In February 2018
Legendary Rock n’ Roll God Gene Simmons has today announced he will bereturning to Australia with his band to treat the Australian KISS Army to a special run of concerts in February 2018. Gene’s tour dates will kick off in Adelaide on 1st February at the Entertainment Centre Theatre, followed ... Read More
Scene News: Rick Price And Jack Jones Announce California Dreaming National Tour
Following on the back of their recent ARIA Chart success with CALIFORNIA DREAMING - No. 7 on the Albums Chart and No. 1 on the Australian Album Chart - acclaimed singer songwriters Rick Price and Jack Jones are thrilled to announce they’ll embark on a national tour in May 2018 ... Read More
Scene News: Mark Seymour & The Undertow Encore Tour Postponed
It is with regret that Frontier Touring advise that the recently announced Mark Seymour & The Undertow encore dates are unable to proceed due to changed circumstances. New tour dates within a revised time period are currently being put together, and when complete will be announced along with new on ... Read More
Scene News: Grunge-infused rock duo, Elegant Shiva, sign to Peer Music
As two-piece rock bands go, there’s something outside the box about Elegant Shiva. It’s not just the dirty, grunge-infused vibrations that sets them apart from the duo-rock movement. Nor is it the enormity of lead singer Josh Swans 7ft status, or drummer Matt Swans explosive antics behind the drumkit. There’s ... Read More
Scene News: Timi Temple announces psychedelic video for Sands of Time
You might have seen him playing alongside Kilter in his live band, but now it’s time for TIMI TEMPLE to unleash his own intoxicating music, today announcing the release of his new single Sands of Time, set for release on October 27.  The nostalgic track is accompanied by an artistic, ... Read More
Scene News: Howlite release haunting single ‘Saviour’ and announce tour
Melbourne trio Howlite brought us their soft slow burn single ‘Gothic Romance’ in mid 2017 garnering rave reviews from all corners of the Industry, “Glimmers of hope slip through the cracks of the brooding, border-line-folk, but inches-from-pop, as vocalist Alison Thom lifts us up by our all black boots amidst ... Read More
Scene News: Doug Anthony Allstars Announce 2nd Melbourne Show in November
Sex. Death. Horror. Legendary musical comedy trio Doug Anthony Allstars (DAAS) are back with all the ingredients for a great night of comedy. Following their record-breaking reformation world tour, Paul McDermott, Tim Ferguson, and Paul ‘Flacco’ Livingston are back in Melbourne ... Read More
Scene News: Rifleman release blistering debut album ‘Silver and Gold’
Rifleman is the new solo project from Superheist songwriter founder and guitarist, Richie “dw” Norton and breath of fresh air for fans of the heavy rock icon. With almost 30 years of ripping up the Aussie heavy rock scene this first solo effort is long overdue. But Rifleman leave nothing ... Read More
Scene News: Award winning Finnish rockers, Von Hertzen Brothers, release 'War Is Over' through Music Theories Recordings - Mascot Label Group
Music Theories Recordings / Mascot Label Group are thrilled to announce the release of the brand new studio album War Is Over from the award winning cinematic Finnish rockers Von Hertzen Brothers which will be out on 3rd November 2017.  It’s the band’s debut release with the label after signing with them in July of this ... Read More
Scene News: The Red Hot Summer Tour Announces Massive Line-Up For Third Leg Of Tour
The Red Hot Summer Tour is smashing it out in 2018 with a swag of sell-out shows and two incredible line-ups touring the width and breadth of Australia. Now, the iconic summer festival announces its third and final leg for 2018 - and what a stellar line-up organisers have in ... Read More
Scene News: Grinding Eyes release their first full length album today and announce launch dates
Grinding Eyes combine Psychedelic, Shoegaze, Drone-Rock and ambient Garage-Punk in a uniquely dark soundscape. "With members hailing from The Mess Hall and Treatment you might call Grinding Eyes somewhat of a local supergroup, and with the unity of Krautrock, Shoegaze, grunge and 60s acid-flashback – psychedelia, you could very well ... Read More
Scene News: The Used Announce Upcoming Album The Canyon
The Used have announced they will be releasing their seventh studio album titled, The Canyon due out October 27th on Hopeless Records. Produced by Ross Robinson (The Cure, At The Drive In), the 17-track album is the most raw, unadulterated and personal piece of art the band has ever released ... Read More
Scene News: SUPERSONIC BLUES MACHINE release new album CALIFORNISOUL today, featuring an All-Star cast including: BILLY GIBBONS, STEVE LUKATHER, ERIC GALES, ROBBEN FORD + WALTER TROUT
SUPERSONIC BLUES MACHINE announce new album CALIFORNISOUL, featuring an All-Star cast including: BILLY GIBBONS, STEVE LUKATHER, ERIC GALES, ROBBEN FORD + WALTER TROUT - arriving on MASCOT LABEL GROUP / PROVOGUE today, 20th October 2017. “CALIFORNISOUL! That’s exactly what it is. It’s the missing soundtrack to a summertime drive from Los Angeles ... Read More
Scene News: Gene Simmons is Heading To Australia In February 2018 - First Ever Solo Tour Away From Kiss
Legendary Rock n’ Roll God Gene Simmons has today announced he will bereturning to Australia with his band to treat the Australian KISS Army to a special run of concerts in February 2018. Gene’s tour dates will kick off in Adelaide on 1st February at the Entertainment Centre Theatre, followed ... Read More
Scene News: GBH Announce New Album Momentum Out November 17 On Hellcat Records
On November 17 punk stalwarts GBH will release a new album Momentum on Hellcat Records. “We’re always looking forward,” says Colin Abrahall (vocals), next gig, next tour, next album. For us, it is all about momentum. At this point if we stopped moving forward we’d just fall over” ... Read More
Scene News: Anvil Announce Australian Tour
The demigods of Canadian Metal ANVIL return to Australia this November to celebrate their 40th Anniversary! It's time for a heavy metal celebration! ... Read More
Scene News: Wintersun Australian Tour - Brisbane venue change
Due to the recent announcement that the Max Watt's Brisbane venue will close it's doors in late October, the scheduled Wintersun show for November 4th has been moved to an alternative venue in THE BRIGHTSIDE ... Read More
Scene News: Shane Nicholson Releases New Video For ‘I Don’t Dance’
Triple ARIA award winning singer songwriter Shane Nicholson returns with ‘I Don’t Dance’, the second single from his brilliant new album ‘Love and Blood’. The rocking centre piece to the album was conceived on a country music cruise last year when the singer offered to pay a friend to dance ... Read More
Scene News: Deep Purple: Premiere Official Video For The Surprising
The official video for “The Surprising”, one of the fan favourites from the international success “inFinite”, takes the viewer on a journey through the magical fifty year history of the band. With high attention to detail, the animated masterpiece follows the five heroes of our story – Ian Gillan, Ian ... Read More
Scene News: Andrea Marr releases soulful NATURAL and announces tour dates.
Andrea Marr’s first full length soul album Natural is a joyous celebration of the music she has always loved – harking back to the glorious sounds of Stax and Motown-era soul, delivered with her own distinctive voice and style. Natural, Andrea’s 7th release, is an album that gives you the ... Read More
Scene News: A Weekend In The Gardens ~ Music, Food and Cocktails!
SECOND EVENT NOVEMBER 17-19: Featuring Paul Kelly, Illy, Missy Higgins … and a Bush Coffee Cocktail! The announcement of the second A WEEKEND In The Gardens received an overwhelming reception, with tickets selling out pronto to the first show headlined by Paul Kelly. Paul Kelly, Illy and Missy Higgins will headline the three evening concerts, with final tickets now available for the ... Read More
Scene News: Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters lead the first Bluesfest Touring announcement.
Hot off the heels of winning the hotly contested Best International Contemporary Concert at the Helpmann Awards for Patti Smith’s final Australian Tour; Bluesfest Touring has announced they will bring Robert Plant the beloved former lead singer of Led Zeppelin to Australia for his first Theatre tour in 2018. Plant ... Read More
Scene News: Shannon Bennett (Vue de Monde) and Ben Shewry (Attica) battle it out, racing up the 1642 stairs of the Eureka Tower, to launch the annual Eureka Climb
Eureka Climb is Australia’s biggest vertical race held at one of the world’s tallest residential buildings, Eureka Tower in Southbank, Melbourne. The event raises much needed funds via donations for our charity partners Interplast & Whitelion, who are both committed to helping disadvantaged people. Our motto is ‘Every step you take changes lives.’  ... Read More
Scene News: THE BEAUTIFUL GIRLS embark on their ‘Learn Yourself / Morning Sun XV’ 15th Anniversary Tour
It was 2002 when Australian roots rock trio The Beautiful Girls made their debut release Morning Sun - a melting pot of sunny surf sounds and refreshing reggae undertones – which established the band's unique aesthetic. The title track quickly became a staple on Australia’s National Youth Radio station Triple J and, with the ... Read More
Scene News: Evanescence announce new album and upcoming Australian Tour: Synthesis Live
 Two-time GRAMMY award-winners Evanescence are touring the Australian east coast with Synthesis Live With Orchestras - presented by TEG Live and Sony Music Entertainment - to celebrate the band’s fourth studio album Synthesis, out November 10. Set to deliver a truly transcendent experience, Synthesis Live will see the band collaborate with ... Read More
Scene News: DIRTY LAUNDRY and WIRED head down to Tiger town this Saturday
Celebrations are still happening in Richmond after the Tigers won the AFL Premiership two weeks ago. The suburb is still decorated in yellow and black, celebrating the glorious win from fine Aussie sporting talent. Richmond's football fever is lasting longer than this year's flu. What better way to keep the ... Read More
Scene News: Lucinda Williams reimagines her 92' classic Sweet Old World with 25th Anniversary re-recording
Three-time Grammy Award winner Lucinda Williams will release This Sweet Old World (Highway 20/ThirtyTigers), a re-recording of her beloved 1992 album Sweet Old World to celebrate the 25^th anniversary of its release. Produced by Williams and Tom Overby, This Sweet Old World features fresh updated interpretations of songs such as ... Read More
Scene News: The Darkness release video for new song 'Southern Trains'
The Darkness have released a brand new song, entitled Southern Trains. Delivering rip-roaring riffs that soar much faster than the lamented train service, England’s most distinctive, multiple award-winning, platinum-selling rock gods have once again created an important anthem for the nation, replete with spirited invective (a.k.a lots of swearing) ... Read More
Scene News: Lawdy, Miss Clawdy! Parkes Elvis Festival Announce Huge 2018 Program
Primp that pompadour, start swiveling those hips, and get ready to rock'n'roll -PARKES ELVIS FESTIVAL is back! From WEDNESDAY 10 – SUNDAY 14 JANUARY 2018, over 25,000 people will shake, rattle and roll into Parkes for the biggest tribute to the King in the Southern Hemisphere ... Read More
Scene News: Brian Taranto and Kasey Chambers honoured in the first Australian Americana Music Honours Night
The first annual AUSTRALIAN AMERICANA HONOURS NIGHT has today been announced, with the inaugural event set to take place at Melbourne’s stunning Thornbury Theatre on Monday 2nd October. Presented by Michael Chugg, Nash Chambers and the international Americana Music Association, the Australian Americana Honours Night is a celebration of Americana ... Read More
Scene News: Ministry sign to Nuclear Blast!
Groundbreaking industrial-metal pioneers, MINISTRY, have signed a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Records. The band recently wrapped up recording their new album »AmeriKKKant«, which is tentatively scheduled for release the first quarter of 2018. More details to be announced shortly ... Read More
Scene News: Andrea Marr announces first soul album "Natural"
Andrea Marr's first full length soul album Natural is a joyous celebration of the music she has always loved - harking back to the glorious sounds of Stax and Motown-era soul, delivered with her own distinctive voice and style ... Read More
Scene News: The Kooks Announce ‘Best Of’ Headline Sideshows for Falls Festival.
The Kooks are returning to Australia to celebrate their ‘Best Of’ album, a collection of greatest hits, including such classics as Naive, She Moves In Her Own Way and Ooh-La. Playing just two Falls Festival sideshows in Melbourne at Festival Hall, Wednesday 3rd January and Sydney at Hordern Pavilion, Friday ... Read More
Scene News: The Best New Year’s Eve Party That Ever Fucking Existed With Frenzal Rhomb & The Bennies
If you already have New Year’s Eve plans - cancel them!! FRENZAL RHOMB and THE BENNIES are joining forces and throwing “The Best New Years Eve Party That Ever Existed...Extreme” at Melbourne’s Max Watts ... Read More
Scene News: Ben Folds Adds Second & Final Brisbane Show + Anticipated First Melbourne Show To National Tour
Pop-piano virtuoso, BEN FOLDS, today announces the addition of a second and final Brisbane show, after the first Brisbane sold out in a matter of days. Having already sold out one Brisbane show on Sunday 4th February, Folds will play a second show at Brisbane’s The Tivoli on Friday 2nd ... Read More
Scene News: Midnight Oil Announce Reef Benefit Show As Great Circle Tour Kicks Off
The iconic rock group has spent the last six months playing more than 50 gigs in 16 countries across six continents. They have played nearly 100 different songs including at least half a dozen that they have never performed onstage before. However the band has clearly still got more surprises ... Read More
Scene News: Brooke Russell and The Mean Reds announce launch date for new album and release the new single 'Take A Little Time'
With the launch of their second full-length album approaching on October 18, Brooke Russell and The Mean Reds have a new single releasing digitally on 29th September. A tale of love found amongst pretty bad circumstances, 'Take A Little Time' is about letting go of someone in order to do ... Read More
Scene News: The Bronx Release Fifth Album V Today, Touring Australia In October And November
Los Angeles band, The Bronx have released their fifth album V today. The new album released via White Drugs/Cooking Vinyl Australia was produced by Rob Schnapf (Elliot Smith, Beck, FIDLAR). The Bronx will be touring Australia in October and November with Pennywise on their Full Circle tour and performing two headline shows in Sydney and Melbourne. BUY V HERE Earlier in the week they ... Read More
Scene News: Pop-Up Globe GALA OPENING TONIGHT at Shakespeare Gardens, Melbourne.
Pop-up Globe comes to life after six astonishing weeks of construction. It will be a spectacle the likes of which Melbourne has not seen before. Pop-up Globe, the world’s first full-scale temporary working replica of one of the greatest theatres in history, Shakespeare’s theatre, the second Globe, is ready for ... Read More
Scene News: BLACK STONE CHERRY release ‘Black To Blues’ EP: a tribute to the band’s blues roots and their heroes.
On the heels of their well-received 2016 album ‘Kentucky, US rockers Black Stone Cherry issue their long awaited 6-song EP, Black To Blues -  a collection of blues classics and obscurities reimagined with the meaty moxie of classic BSC. “I know it’s crazy for four rock n’ roll dudes to make a blues EP, but ... Read More
Scene News: THE CLOUDS Announce Headline National Tour this November, with Falling Joys as special guests!
The Clouds announce today that they are hitting the road on a national tour in November to support the release of a brand new single ‘Beautiful Nothingness’ and to answer the call from fans around the country. Following the recent resurgence in interest for Clouds’ music and the great success touring ... Read More
Scene News: Alternative metal band, 10 Years, release new album (how to live) AS GHOSTS!
American alternative metal band 10 Years return with a new studio album and welcome back band members Brian Vodinh (guitar / drums) and Matt Wantland (guitar).  (how to live) AS GHOSTS is the band’s eighth studio album  - and their first with Mascot Records – and was produced by Grammy Award winning ... Read More
Scene News: Bootsy Collins brings the funk back with World Wide Funk, his first release in six years
BOOTSY COLLINS is back with his 1st studio album in 6 years. WORLD WIDE FUNK to be released October 27 on Mascot Records.  The funk runs deep and rich on ‘World Wide Funk,’ Bootsy Collins' first studio album since 2011's Tha Funk Capital of the World. Populated with musical friends old and new, ... Read More
Scene News: Playing Times for FUZZFEST 2017: this Friday and Saturday at Cherry Bar, ACDC Lane, Melbourne
 FUZZFEST returns bigger, louder and hairier than ever, and back at Cherry Bar this year with a kick ass lineup of Local and National touring acts from Australia, including our first International guest from Spain, Los Labios. Yet again, FUZZFEST is set over 2 days of High Octane Rock n ... Read More
Scene News: PWEI are back, with Jim Bob (Carter USM). Plus CALIGULA reform for the tour!
England’s Finest, POP WILL EAT ITSELF return! With a very special International Guest, JIM BOB best known as the singer of indie cult heroes CARTER USM. Plus our own electro rock bandits CALIGULA who reform especially for this tour! Get My Tickets Now  Get ready for a setlist chock full of Poppies fan favourites – Everything’s Cool, Wise Up Sucker, ... Read More
Scene News: Unsound Adelaide returns in 2017
One of the world's most exciting and progressive experimental music festivals - Unsound - will return to Adelaide on 16-19 November ... Read More
Scene News: Darebin Music Feast Announces 2017 Program
Darebin Music Feast is back in 2017, this time charged with a spirit and lustre for live music, inclusion and inspiration like never before.Spanning eleven consecutive days in October, the Feast will showcase the incredible breadth of talent thriving in Melbourne’s North ... Read More
Scene News: Almighty Monster Rock Line-Up Comes To A Day On The Green!
Prepare for iconic indie rock anthems in the great outdoors when THE LIVING END, SPIDERBAIT, VERUCA SALT, THE LEMONHEADS, TUMBLEWEED and THE FAUVES combine for an almighty a day on the green national tour next February/March. It’s a bill bursting with bands who were part of the alternative heyday of ... Read More
Scene news: The Stories and Songs Record Club hosted by Brian Nankervis with Lisa Miller and Charles Jenkins
The second Stories and Songs Record Club, hosted by Brian Nankervis, is back at MEMO Music Hall on Wednesday 20 September. Special guests Charles Jenkins and Lisa Miller will share their personal stories and songs and play live, there'll be giveaways, surprise guests, and a 'last person standing' game. If ... Read More
Scene News: Reservoir Stomp - Sun 22 Oct at Preston-Reservoir Bowls Club
Reservoir is daggy. That’s why we love it. It’s one of the few Melbourne suburbs that still oozes character and charm. Out here, there are more balustrades and breeze blocks than you can poke a stick at. Out here, concrete lawns reign supreme. And if you stroll around the streets, ... Read More
Scene News: The Bronx announce exclusive headline Sydney show
With the PENNYWISE + THE BRONX Sydney show at the Enmore Theatre on Sunday 29 October on the verge of selling out it is with absolute sheer bloody delight that we can announce an exclusive headline show for THE BRONX. Taking place at Oxford Art Factory on Monday 30 October this will be an absolute ... Read More
Scene News: MANE is back with What If The Love Dies and tour dates!
Dramatic and ferocious, the elusive MANE is back with her impressively bold new single What If The Love Dies that is accompanied by an astounding, mind-bending clip that is sure to gather all the right attention.  To celebrate the release, MANE is set to hit the road later this year, stopping by The Gasometer (Melbourne) on October ... Read More
Scene News: Manchester Orchestra Announce Headline Australian Tour for Feb 2018
Atlanta based indie rock band, Manchester Orchestra make their anticipated return in support of their brand new album ‘A Black Mile To The Surface’. The album is the band’s fifth, following on from the release of 2014’s “Cope”. A Black Mile to the Surface is a bold record of vision ... Read More
Scene News: SARAH MCLEOD announces extended tour dates & releases video for Wild Hearts
Aussie rock royalty Sarah McLeod has today announced her new single Wild Hearts, a laid-back, content ode to finding fulfillment through creative endeavours. Lifted from her self-produced new album, Rocky’s Diner – her first solo album in 12 years - released on August 18, the talented vocalist, guitarist and songwriter, ... Read More
Scene News: SORORITY NOISE add extra date for Melbourne!
Connecticut-based quartet, Sorority Noise will be headlining shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne this September/October, following the announcement of their inclusion on the Yours And Ours Festival 2017 line-up. Sorority Noise formed in 2013 and consists of Cameron Boucher (guitar/vocals), Adam Ackerman (guitar/vocals), Charlie Singer (drums) and Ryan McKenna (bass/vocals) ... Read More
Scene News: The First Annual Australian Americana Music Honours Night Launches In Melbourne This October
The first annual AUSTRALIAN AMERICANA HONOURS NIGHT has today been announced, with the inaugural event set to take place at Melbourne’s stunning Thornbury Theatre on Monday 2nd October. Presented by Michael Chugg, Nash Chambers and the international Americana Music Association, the Australian Americana Honours Night is a celebration of Americana ... Read More
Scene News: Water Child
Jeannie and Mark are dynamic, intelligent and capable. Their marriage is happy and balanced, their careers bloom. They are successful, confident, fulfilled. Or that’s how it appears. But unlike family and friends, who have effortlessly brought children into the world, they have not ... Read More
Scene News: Painters & Dockers play Seaman's Mission tonight!
Soon to host and be featured in the ABC’S new Classic Countdown series long time Melbourne punks The Painters And Dockers will play the 100th anniversary of the iconic Spanish flavoured Seaman’s Mission in Flinders Street on Monday 11th September ... Read More
Scene News: Icehouse announce special Melbourne show!
It’s been a year of celebrations at ICEHOUSE HQ as they’ve criss-crossed the country on their 40 Years Live! Tour and today the band announce an unexpected new show for 2017 at The Palms at Crown on Friday, 10 November. With 25 shows already under their collective belts, and sold out shows at thePalais Theatre on 17 November and 1 December, ... Read More
Scene News: Niall Horan To Bring The Flicker World Tour 2018 To Australia
Global superstar Niall Horan will bring his Flicker World Tour 2018 to Australia next June, with arena shows confirmed for Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. It is his first solo Arena tour, and will see him perform smash hits ‘Slow Hands’ and ‘This Town’, plus tracks off his forthcoming debut album, ... Read More
Scene News: The Killers to perform in the Virgin Australia Pre-Game Show and Virgin Australia Premiership Party on the 2017 Toyota AFL Grand Final Day
AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan announced in Sydney that The Killers will perform in the Virgin Australia Pre-Game Show and Virgin Australia Premiership Party on the 2017 Toyota AFL Grand Final Day ... Read More
Scene News: Tim Rogers "Detour-Ing” in November & December
"DETOUR-ING” in November & December Following the LP release of 'An Actor Repairs’, a pile of You Am I touring, and the release of his first book ‘Detours’ to critical acclaim; Tim Rogers will wrap it all up, drop it in this bundle and play a series of solo shows ... Read More
Scene News: Lindi Ortega Announces November 2017 Australian Tour
On the back of the recently released EP, “Til The Goin’ Gets Gone”, Lindi Ortega has announced her return to Australia with a string of shows and festival dates in November ... Read More
Scene News: FOO FIGHTERS announce Australian tour, with support WEEZER!
CONCRETE AND GOLD WORLD TOUR RETURNING TO AU & NZ STADIUMS IN JAN-FEB 2018 WITH VERY SPECIAL GUESTS WEEZER PLUS LOCAL SUPPORTS IN EACH CITY Hearts, minds and attendance records are set to be blown in January and February 2018 as Foo Fighters return to rock stadiums across Australia and New Zealand in support ... Read More
Scene News: God of Carnage
A 90 minute thrill ride to the most dangerous place on earth: Parenthood. From Yarra Valley's own redfox3, who brought you the acclaimed The Woman In Black, comes the hilarious Tony and Olivier award winning play GOD OF CARNAGE ... Read More
Scene News: TINA ARENA's Innocence to Understanding Tour starts in Brisbane tonight!
Tina Arena's Innocence to Understanding Tour starts in Brisbane tonight. Due to popular demand, Tina Arena has added more shows, including a 2nd show in Melbourne at the Plenary. Her show on Saturday, 16 September has sold out. Tickets for Friday 15th September are selling fast. Tina Arena’s Innocence To Understanding Tour is proving to ... Read More
Scene News: Aunty Donna - New Show: World Tour Edition & Big Boys.
Fresh from sell-out shows in the US and the UK, Aunty Donna has returned home and will perform two of their hit shows in one night at Melbourne’s Athenaeum Theatre on Saturday 28 October ... Read More
Scene News: Mi-Sex announce new show in Newcastle.
Holding an important place in the heart of Australian and New Zealand music, Mi-Sex are remembered as true pioneers in the down-under new-wave scene, transforming the turntables of Australia and New Zealand as music grew up into the 80s. And now they are back with some new games—reformatted, rebooted and ... Read More
Scene News: Japanese punk rockers Shonen Knife are READY and all SET to GO on their Australia Adventure Tour.
Ready… set… go! The ever adventuring Naoko-powered wonderbeast of Japanese sugar coated rockin’ fun SHONEN KNIFE return to Australia for the fourth time in 30 years since their debut visit to this far away land on the Big Day Out back in 1997... where they also played a string of ... Read More
Scene News: The Wizard of Oz to partner with official charity RSPCA Victoria
Producers John Frost and Suzanne Jones today announced their canine stars who will play the role of Toto in the upcoming Australian tour of the world’s favourite musical, The Wizard of Oz. Taking on the role of Dorothy’s loyal companion will be Australian Cairn Terriers Flick and Trouble, who will ... Read More
Scene News: The Great Rock'N'Roll Pie Night with Dallas Crane & special guests - Grand Final Holiday Eve, Sept 28th, Corner Hotel
Bringing in the 2017 AFL Grand Final weekend with boisterous acclaim will be none other than Aus rock warriors Dallas Crane joined by a very illustrious cast coming together at The Corner Hotel for The Great Rock’n Roll Pie Night! ... Read More
Scene News: Tex Perkins - the man in black extra shows announced
Tickets to the two special Melbourne shows of the reprisal of The Man In Black went on sale this morning and already additional shows are being added, by popular demand. Tex Perkins and Johnny Cash fans alike now have more opportunities to see The Man In Black during its limited ... Read More
Scene News: New album from The Nature Strip
Beetle Bones is the culmination of nearly ten years of pop and roll exploration and the third full-length album from Sydney’s The Nature Strip. Their sound might be best summed up as a collision between 1960s guitar jangle on the cusp of psychedelia and the concise, assertive, and sometimes experimental ... Read More
Scene News: Mammal Announce First Performance in 7 Years
It's been 7 years and 9 months since Mammal collectively drove their raw brand of Lamborghini rock 'n’ roll straight off a cliff, but today the flaming fireball of visceral energy and groove known as Mammal have announced they will reform to play one show at Melbourne’s Max Watt’s on ... Read More
Scene News: Comedy4Karma - 16 Sept Daylesford Town Hall
Comedy 4 Karma, the annual fundraiser for the Daylesford Dharma School on Saturday 16th September at Daylesford Town Hall is set to host a stellar bill of comedians including Bob Franklin, and MC Dave Callan, plus more to be announced soon ... Read More
Scene News: Heartaches & Hangovers - new monthly country rock night at the Thornbury Theatre
Heartaches and Hangovers is a new regular honky-tonk night in the Thornbury Theatre’s Velvet Room on the *second Saturday of every month*. Unique to this night is the pairing of community radio legends Denise Hylands (Twang -Triple R FM, Saturdays 2pm - 4pm) with Dave Heard (Acid Country - PBS ... Read More
Scene News: Slutwalk Melbourne March - Saturday September 2nd
SlutWalk is a global movement and public protest that rallies against the notion of "victim blaming"- the concept that people who have been assaulted or raped made themselves a target through the way they dressed or acted. On September 2nd, 2017 at 1pm, we will be peacefully assembling at the ... Read More
Scene News: New Album From The Woodland Hunters
“Same old bullshit, different bar. Hey, what’s your poison?” Well, yes, Woodland Hunters, that’s about it. There’s a recognition here in the only half humorous cliché that you choose your methods of (slow, not always quiet) death. It’s an adult choice: when you’re old enough to know yourself, to know ... Read More
Scene News: Washington Announces National Tour with Australia's Symphony Orchestras
Much-loved songwriter Washington will join forces with Australia’s premiere Orchestras for a unique collaboration this September through November. Kicking off in Sydney with three back-to-back dates at the iconic Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, Washington will perform her anticipated forthcoming fourth studio album in full, accompanied by the Sydney Symphony ... Read More
Scene News: Ben Folds Adds Second & Final Hobart Show to National Aeroplane Request Tour
Celebrated piano-pop virtuoso BEN FOLDS expands his national Paper Aeroplane Request Tour this February, announcing the addition of a second show at Hobart’s Theatre Royal on Wednesday 14th February, after the first Hobart show sold out in a matter of days ... Read More
Scene news: King Parrot Release Kinky New Vid And New Album Details
Melbourne metal monsters KING PARROT have revealed yet another corker video for brand spanking new track 'TEN POUNDS OF SHIT IN A FIVE POUND BAG' alongside details of their forthcoming third LP 'UGLY PRODUCE'. 'Ugly Produce' is heading for your earholes on September 22 thanks to EVP Recordings and fans ... Read More
Scene News: Killing Heidi Announce Massive 11 Date Regional Tour
Killing Heidi will be hitting stages in Darwin, Ipswich, Gold Coast, Caloundra, Wollongong, Newcastle, Chelsea Heights, Mulgrave, Albury, Redland Bay and Toowoomba. "I can't believe it's been twenty years since we started this band, I was thirteen, (Jesse) was fifteen. We are loving getting back into playing these songs again ... Read More
Scene News: Marlon Williams Returns With New Single - Vampire Again
Marlon Williams returns with “Vampire Again,” his first new material since releasing his acclaimed debut album of 2015 via Caroline Australia and touring relentlessly around the world, including performances on CONAN, Later…with Jools Holland, opening for Bruce Springsteen and picking up both an ARIA Award nomination and two New Zealand ... Read More
Scene News: Alex Lahey Announces Debut Album & Album Tour
Alex Lahey announced herself to the world in 2016 with her debut EP ‘B-Grade University’. The EP saw the Melbourne singer songwriter catapulted into popularity with fans and critics alike. Pitchfork, Brooklyn Vegan, Rolling Stone, Sterogum all got on board as she scored spots on festival bills from SXSW to ... Read More
Scene News: Severed Heads + Snog Announce Exclusive Melbourne Show
SEVERED HEADS make a rare Melbourne live appearance with special guests SNOG making an equally rare live appearance on Sunday 5th November at the Corner Hotel. This promises to be a most excellent evening of electronic goodness! ... Read More
Scene News: Led Zeppelin Masters: Announce Shows At Sydney Opera House & Hamer Hall Melbourne
Led Zeppelin Masters - the all Australian production featuring Adelaide’s Zep Boys and The Black Dog Orchestra – will mark the 50th anniversary of Led Zeppelin when they once again rock bring their show to Sydney and Melbourne in early 2018 ... Read More
Scene News: A Day On The Green Announces Stevie Nicks' 24 Karat Gold Tour With Very Special Guests - Pretenders
Roundhouse Entertainment, in conjunction with Live Nation, is thrilled to announce that superstar singer-songwriter STEVIE NICKS will return to Australia for an exclusive run of her 24 Karat Gold shows this November, including three shows for a day on the green. Joining Stevie for these special concerts are the legendary ... Read More
Scene News: The Wizard Of Oz Melbourne Season Announcement
Producers John Frost and Suzanne Jones today announced that the world’s favourite musical, The Wizard of Oz, will be coming to Melbourne as part of the upcoming Australian tour. It will play from 15 May 2018 at the Regent Theatre. If you’re an Optus customer you can beat the rush ... Read More
Scene News: Mama Alto at The National Theatre
National Theatre Melbourne presents “EXQUISITE: AN EVENING WITH MAMA ALTO” September 2nd 2017 at 7pm, National Theatre (20 Carlisle St, corner Barkly St, St Kilda) THE EVENING: Two Melbourne icons meet: the beaux arts theatre of old world glamour hosts the consummate jazz cabaret diva. This is the only full ... Read More
Scene News: “A Taste Of Americana” Old Crow Medicine Show Return To Australia In September/October Performing “Blonde On Blonde” With Special Guest Valerie June
“The young men in the hard-driving Nashville band Old Crow Medicine Show deliver old-time country music as it’s seldom been heard.” - The New Yorker “Old-timey, my arse, these boys rock hard.” - MOJO Valerie June is as one of America’s “most intriguing, fully formed new talents.” - The New ... Read More
Scene News: Unpainted Prospects at the Wesley Anne: Sun 27 Aug.
Evolving from the inner northern pubs and bedrooms of Melbourne Unpainted Prospects are an intimate alt-folk band who weave keenly observed tales from the personal to the political. Set in the musical world visited by explorer-songwriters such as Paul Simon, Glenn Richards (Augie March) and Joni Mitchell, they are excited ... Read More
Scene News: GZA - The Genius Announces Australian and New Zealand Tour
WU-TANG CLAN founding member, GZA returns this November to grace Australian & NZ fans with his electrifying live shows. His thought-provoking and street-bred raw lyricism layered over catchy beats has created plethora of anthems that shaped the hip-hop world. He has earned the honorary title of ‘The Genius’. “There was ... Read More
Scene news: The Red Hot Summer Tour announces second series with massive Aussie line-up for 2018
The Red Hot Summer Tour is one of the biggest touring festivals on the circuit today, a reputation it will further cement with the announcement of the 2018 second leg featuring a massive all-Aussie line-up. Headlined by the 'voice' of Australian music, John Farnham, with special guests Daryl Braithwaite, Baby ... Read More
Scene News: Tumbleweed Announce Headline Show at Melbourne's The Gasometer
Tumbleweed may disappear here and there for a while, the hiatus was nearly two years this time & it felt like it may have lasted forever, but when friends twisted our arm to pull ourselves together to do a few shows in May, we had to think about a bass ... Read More
Scene News: Van Morrison: New album ‘Roll With The Punches’ to be released September 22
New album ‘Roll With The Punches’ to be released September 22 Hear Bring It On Home To Me - the first track from the album here Pre-order album ‘Roll With The Punches’ here [https://caroline.lnk.to/RollWithThePunches] Van Morrison – one of music’s few true legends – releases a new 15 track album ... Read More
Scene News: 7 Nights With The Jezabels
In an unprecedented move, the Jezabels are set to perform 7 shows in 7 nights – back to back - at the Lansdowne this month. Running from Monday 21^st to Sunday 27^th, The Jezabels will take fans on a journey of tunes from throughout their back catalogue and may even ... Read More
Scene news: Sand Pebbles new album's video-single released
Sand Pebbles release their new album's video-single. Accompanying the track Desire Lines, it has as it's bedrock a strong motoric beat with an overlay of angelic, dreamy vocals. Watch the video-single here Pleasure Maps is getting airplay across Australia and the US and pre-orders are now open for this release ... Read More
Scene News: Don Broco - release brand new single 'Technology'
U.K. four piece DON BROCO have released another monstrous rock anthem! With hard-hitting riffs and massive choruses TECHNOLOGY is the track that will have Australia jumping on board this stunning rock act! Get on this now! DON BROCO have released their brand new single ‘Technology’, out now through SharpTone Records ... Read More
Scene News: Elsie and The Vibe EP launch and show at The Toff
After touring the east coast of the US, Australian indie soul/R&B artist Elsie and The Vibe, announces the release of her debut EP and her debut Australian headline show at The Toff in Town. The Melbourne-raised artist’s self-titled debut EP, Elsie and The Vibe, weaves threads of soul, Motown, R&B ... Read More
Scene news: Kyneton Music Festival line up announced
There’s a party in the park, would you like to come? The sixth annual Kyneton Music Festival is happening on the 20th and 21st of October in the picturesque surrounds of historical Piper Street. Taking over St. Pauls Park, plus performances a few steps away in Major Tom’s and The ... Read More
Scene News: Darling West Release New Music Video
The last twelve months of Darling West’s musical career can hardly be described as anything else than fantastic. Since the release of their second album, Vinyl and a Heartache, they have played concerts all over the world, been listed on the biggest radio channels in Norway and appeared on the ... Read More
Scene News: Nashville trio Simo "Rise & Shine" with new album, released 15th September on PROVOGUE
In mid-2015, Nashville trio SIMO signed to Mascot Label Group and released Let Love Show The Way, their 2nd LP in January of 2016.  The album, recorded at the Allman Brothers former residence in Macon, Georgia - debuted at #4 on the Billboard Blues Chart and garnered rave reviews and numerous national and ... Read More
Scene News: Glen Matlock touring Australia for the 40th anniversary of Never Mind The Bollocks' release
Founding member of The Sex Pistols and Rich Kids, writer of hits 'Pretty Vacant' and 'God Save The Queen', Glen Matlock is a musical legend and raconteur extraordinaire. Matlock and his band are hitting Australian shores in November, celebrating the 40th anniversary of Never Mind The Bollocks, conducting exclusive Q&A's and playing Pistols ... Read More
Scene News: Live N Local starts this week
Melbourne’s free winter music festival Live N Local returns to the City of Port Phillip this August with a program that will delight musicians and music fans alike. Spanning eight days from August 19 to 26, unique, local venues and hot spots will throw open their doors to host local ... Read More
Scene News: The Darkness to release brand new album, Pinewood Smile on October 6
BRAND NEW ALBUM (https://CookingVinylAu.lnk.to/PWSMile) TO BE RELEASED OCTOBER 6 THROUGH COOKING VINYL LISTEN TO NEW TRACK, ALL THE PRETTY GIRLS England’s most distinctive, multiple award-winning, platinum-selling, hugely entertaining rock gods – and one-time saviours of rock’n’roll turned national pleasures – The Darkness are back with their fifth album Pinewood Smile, ... Read More
Scene News: A Scandal in the Weimar
This August, get carried away to an underground Berlin cabaret with A Scandal in the Weimar by wit incorporated. This world premiere sees a reimagined Lady Sherlock Holmes and her companion, Dr Jean Watson, travel to Berlin to track down Irene Adler and retrieve sensitive information. With all the action ... Read More
Scene News: Dogapalooza - Melbourne's dog friendly music festival - Sun 12 Nov
Oscars Law & One Little Indian Enterprises are very proud to announce, Dogapalooza, Melbourne’s first dog-friendly (and hands down most adorable) music festival, is back for its trilogy edition on Sunday November 12th on the grassy noles of Richmond’s Burnley Park. For those who are tighter than a Maltese top ... Read More
Scene News: HANSAA announces debut single with LA-based duo soso & Oliver Tank!
Electronic newcomer Hansaa, otherwise known as Vinay Matta, has been honing his craft as a producer and producer in Los Angeles for the past two years; but today he has finally announced his debut single Need To Know, coproduced with LA-based production duo soso and featuring the stirring vocals of ... Read More
Scene News: JUNIOR DANGER release single ‘DIRT AND GRIME’ and go on tour!
Swamp rockers Junior Danger are releasing a new tome to their heavy rock bookcase with a thumping dirg, DIRT AND GRIME. If Nick Cave was into the White Stripes this is what it would sound like. It’s got all the riffs any Queens of The Stone Age fan loves and the ... Read More
Scene News: Bigsound Festival Announces Second Artist Line Up
BIGSOUND Festival have dropped the mic today on an undeniable second announcement, filling an epic four-night adventure of sound and setting yet another benchmark for new live music discovery in Australia. Proving that Australia’s underground is a wide, diverse pool of talent and innovation, this year’s line-up is a cross-genre ... Read More
Scene News: Broken River Release 'Me Versus You' Single & Launch Show
Broken River is releasing a new single "Me Versus You” and is playing a headline show at The Tote in Melbourne on Thursday, 17th August with support from The In The Out and Teenage Dads. Broken River is a new project driven by Melbourne singer-songwriter Ben Stolz. Ben’s influences are diverse ... Read More
Scene News: Diana Anaid - 'Cant Apologise' 1st single and video from forthcoming album
"Described as “the cover girl for self-made, heart-warming, gut-vomiting indie chicks” (Village Voice USA), alternative singer/songwriter Diana Anaid returns with the highly anticipated catchy 1st single Can't Apologise from the Forthcoming album My Queen, produced by Steve James (Screaming Jets/Skunkhour/Sex Pistols).. The video clip for first single Can't Apologise was ... Read More
Scene News: Diary of a Power Pussy
*Diary of a Power Pussy* Fancy yourself a fierce feline? Well, it’s time to grow a vagina! Produced and starring Melbourne’s own cabaret powerhouse Sophie deLightful, and featuring a rotating list of special guest performers, Diary of a Power Pussy is a tasty snippet of the Power Pussies series already ... Read More
Scene News: The Sand Dollars Release long awaited EP ‘I Like The Look Of Your Sweater, Can I Have Your Number?’
The long awaited EP from Melbourne’s The Sand Dollars is finally here and they’ve left the best song till last with the chill out, RnB-groover, ‘LOVE DUST’ as the lead single. ‘I LIKE THE LOOK OF YOUR SWEATER, CAN I HAVE YOUR NUMBER?’ contains 5 tracks including 2016’s upbeat ‘Silence ... Read More
Scene News: R.I.P. Glen Campbell
Today we received the sad news that Glen Campbell has passed away aged 81. Campbell had been battling Alzheimer's disease. The statement from the family: It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, and legendary singer and guitarist, Glen Travis ... Read More
Scene News: Legendary Aussie musician, Kim Volman, releases tell-all autobiography, The Devil Won't Take Charity.
Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Kim Volkman has been part of Melbourne's live music scene for 38 years playing in bands including The Severals, Ian Rilen & the Love Addicts, X, The Patron Saints and Kim Volkman and The Whiskey Priests. Volkman's autobiography The Devil Won't Take Charity will be launched ... Read More
Scene News: German punk rockers, ITCHY, release ALL WE KNOW through Arising Empire/Nuclear Blast
It is an amazing feeling when there is no need for something, but the possibility for everything. When you, just like punk rock band ITCHY, don’t have to follow certain trends and then drown in some hype, or suddenly be forgotten. When one suddenly realizes how good they look with skinned elbows, ... Read More
Scene News: Australian Music Week: Announces Music Prize, Electronic Music Program, An Evening with Simon Napier-Bell, Artist Application Extended
Australian Music Week: Announces Music Prize, Electronic Music Program, An Evening with Simon Napier-Bell, Artist Application Extended ------------------------------------------------------------ Australian Music Week will be extending its artist applications. Applications for Australian artists will now close Monday 21st August at 10.00 AM. AMW 2017 SHOWCASING ARTISTS ALREADY ANNOUNCED: Andy Golledge, Crystal Cities, ... Read More
Scene News: Carlos Santana & Cindy Blackman Santana Join Forces With The Isley Brothers (Ronald And Ernie) On Power Of Peace
A NEW ALBUM CELEBRATING THE TIMELESS SOUNDS OF FUNK, SOUL, BLUES, ROCK, JAZZ AND POP Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, is pleased to announce the release of POWER OF PEACE, a new studio album from Santana (Carlos Santana and Cindy Blackman Santana) and The Isley Brothers (Ronald ... Read More
Scene News: Indie rockers The New Yorks announce new single, video and tour!
Indie rockers The New Yorks have announced their new single We Enjoy This Too Much, a seriously fun, guitar-driven bop reminiscent of The Wombats, is out now.  An endearing clip, featuring the charismatic half wolf/half human frontman Sir Wolf, accompanies We Enjoy This Too Much with a perfect nostalgic quality.  ... Read More
Scene News: Perth's Matty T Wall announces tour and new video!
WA blues guitar slinger Matty T Wall announces that he'll be legging it over to the east coast this August in support of his new single 'Broken Heart Tattoo’. Hard rocking and big bopping, 'Broken Heart Tattoo' tells a tall tale of treachery over a walking bass line - one night, two ... Read More
Scene News: The Tarantinos announce weekly residency at Ding Dong Lounge
The Tarantinos (https://www.facebook.com/tarantinoband/?fref=mentions) are hitting Ding Dong Lounge (https://www.facebook.com/DingDongMelbourne/?fref=mentions) every Sunday in August for a run of QT inspired Sunday night parties from 8pm. Best of all, it's free!!! Each week will be themed to a different Tarantino classic, beginning with Reservoir Dogs! New QT themed cocktails and food, including ... Read More
Scene News: Josh Pyke Announces Regional Tour Before Hanging Up His Boots At The End Of The Year
One of Australia’s favourite storytellers, Josh Pyke has today announced his 10 Years Of Memories & Dust regional tour of Australia alongside the news that he’ll be hanging up his ‘Josh Pyke boots’ and going on hiatus from the end of the year. To celebrate his illustrious career and to ... Read More
Scene News: A Day On The Green Announces December Disco Fever
Get set to put on your boogie shoes and party when disco legends KC AND THE SUNSHINE BAND, VILLAGE PEOPLE and SISTER SLEDGE combine for a huge Australian tour this December. Disco fever will hit a day on the green with five shows nationally, plus in conjunction with Frontier Touring, ... Read More
Scene News: The Damage Report Book Launch And Exhibition
In an adventure like no other, Melbourne contemporary photographer Zo Gay, better known as Zo Damage, explored and documented 365 consecutive days of live music and music culture through her lens. Her new book – The Damage Report – will be launched at Arts Centre Melbourne on Friday 11 August in Gallery 1 as part of The Kiln initiative ... Read More
Scene News: Tiki Safari with Rufino and the Coconuts + Martin Cilia + Men From U.N.C.L.E. + much more!
Put the lime in the coconut and get set to cruise the Tiki-est line-up this side of the South Pacific as The Factory goes troppo for a day, with a celebration of Tiki culture. It all started back in 1934, when Texas native Don the Beachcomber created Tiki Pop, combining ... Read More
Scene news: Alanis Morissette To Play Exclusive Sydney & Melbourne Shows In January
In a massive coup, it can today be revealed that prolific singer-songwriter-musician, ALANIS MORISSETTE, will return to Australia to play two exclusive dates in January. Alanis will spend an evening at Melbourne’s stunning Palais Theatre on Tuesday 23^rd January, followed by the ICC Sydney Theatre on Wednesday 24^th January. For ... Read More
Scene News: RACKETT release playful video clip for latest single PREY, mixing the 60s cookbook ideal with the Silence of the Lambs nightmare.
Pop punk queens RACKETT have unveiled their twisted 60’s cookbook meet silence of the lambs esc video.   Written and directed by Mathilde Nocquet, the music video is a quirky cooking lesson hosted by a young, beautiful and  totally psychotic housewife.  With it’s bright colours, retro feel and wacky bourgeois ... Read More
Scene News: Dan Sultan releases new album 'Killer' - touring September
It is with infinite pride that Liberation release Dan Sultan (http://dansultan.com/) ’s fourth studio album, Killer – a collection of songs that marks a significant turning point in a lustrous career spanning over a decade. An enthralling live video of album opener‘Drover’ (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFn8cwffARs&feature=youtu.be) has also been revealed and is an ... Read More
Scene News: 20 Years Of Placebo Australian Tour This September
UK band DEAF HAVANA confirmed as special guest on the tour Legendary alternative rock band Placebo has today announced fellow UK rockers Deaf Havana as support on their forthcoming September tour, 20 Years of Placebo. The tour will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the release of their platinum selling debut ... Read More
Scene News: Whispering Jackie - Unveil Accompanying Video For 'Breaking Up This Time'
Following on from releasing their standout single ‘Breaking Up This Time’, Sydney-based punk-rock trio, Whispering Jackie have just revealed the accompanying music video shot in the NSW Blue Mountains and Sydney’s Inner-west by director Nick McKinlay (Julia Jacklin, Noire). Keeping in line with the lyrical subject, the clip’s narrative shines ... Read More
Scene News: Exit Eden Release First Video
EXIT EDEN Release First Video For those who are aware of the talent of these four ladies - Amanda Somerville, Clémentine Delauney, Marina La Torraca and Anna Brunner - they can imagine what masterpiece they would create if they would ever collaborate. Imagine no longer, their debut album is set in stone and EXIT EDEN is ... Read More
Scene News: New album from McSherry/O'Brien
PAUL GOUGH (former host of the Inside Sleeve, podcaster and all round person of good musical taste) tells you about this new album. This is a tale of two guys called Paul. Paul McSherry and Paul O’Brien. They’ve been making music for a long time, both having been in bands ... Read More
Scene News: Farewell Caravan - Caravan Music Club to end their 8 year tenancy at Oakleigh RSL
A statement from Peter Foley, Caravan Music Club: For eight wonderful years we have operated our gig in The OCRSL Memorial Hall without any security of tenure. In an effort to acquire the security and autonomy we felt we needed to continue investing our passion, energy and financial resources into ... Read More
Scene News: ♠ Ace Frehley’s Anomaly to be reissued as Anomaly Deluxe on September 8 ♠
ACE FREHLEY’S ANOMALY TO BE REISSUED AS ANOMALY DELUXE ON SEPTEMBER 8, 2017 ALL NEW BONUS TRACK "HARD FOR ME" DEBUTED VIA ULTIMATECLASSICROCK.COM FREHLEY WORKING ON NEW STUDIO ALBUM, INCLUDING COLLABORATIONS WITH GENE SIMMONS INTERNATIONAL TOUR DATES HAPPENING NOW LISTEN TO "HARD FOR ME" EXCLUSIVELY VIA ULTIMATECLASSICROCK HERE Founding KISS ... Read More
Scene News: James Reyne "All Crawl" Tour - Melbourne Cup Eve Show Announced
National tour kicks off next month - Annual Cup Eve show for Melbourne confirmed In just three weeks, acclaimed singer songwriter James Reyne will hit the road, playing the songs of Australian Crawl with the ALL CRAWL Tour. The tour takes in Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Sydney, Penrith, Perth and Bunbury ... Read More
Scene News: Tash Sultana Homecoming Tour This November/December
Secret Sounds & triple j Presents: TASH SULTANA HOMECOMING TOUR THIS NOVEMBER/DECEMBER With special guests Pierce Brothers & Willow Beats Undoubtedly Australia's quickest rising star of the last two years, Tash Sultana today announces a handful of her biggest shows to date! Sailing in the wake of a recently sold-out ... Read More
Scene News: IV league drop ultimate indie pop single 'Change My Mind'
Melbourne four piece IV League are not here to fuck spiders, erupting into their new single from the very first beat, anthemic harmonies “It’s all too much” meet Bella Venuti's one of a kind powerhouse vocal and hit you right in the kisser with their high energy new single ‘CHANGE ... Read More
Scene News: Ocean Grove Drop New Video For "Stratosphere Love"
Ocean Grove have dropped the next instalment of The Rhapsody Tapes via their brand new video for "Stratosphere Love". The video arrives just in time for their upcoming appearance on Splendour In The Grass as well as their own headline tour of Oz next month. In "Stratosphere Love" we find ... Read More
Scene News: Billy Bragg releases new single, The Sleep Of Reason
Now that we’re finding out the true meaning of the Chinese curse ‘May you live in interesting times!’, Billy Bragg, who has just published his acclaimed book Roots, Radicals & Rockers, returns to his full-time career as protest singer and will release a new single The Sleep Of Reason on ... Read More
Scene News: Kingswood - 2017 National Tour Announcement
KINGSWOOD 2017 MAXIMUS TOUR ANNOUNCEMENT WITH SPECIAL GUESTS THE VANNS + DEAR SEATTLE 'LIKE A VERSION' LIVE ON TRIPLE J NOW ------------------------------------------------------------ “The fact that Kingswood has made such an experimental move will surprise a lot of music lovers but after a couple of listens to After Hours, Close To ... Read More
Scene News: C.W. Stoneking Announces Rare Solo Tour
C.W. Stoneking has been hiding out since his last live shows in March this year, where he shared the stage with Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats. Rumor has it he's busy crafting songs for his full length album, his first since 2014's ARIA Award winning, Gon' Boogaloo However, the ... Read More
Scene News: Arrested Development Announce Australian Shows
A Metropolis Touring Presentation: Arrested Development (USA) Hip-hop trailblazers Arrested Development (USA) Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of their Influential debut album '3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life of' by performing highlights from the album, plus a special encore of Arrested Development Classics. Catch them performing 2 ... Read More
Scene News: Nine Inch Nails Return With New Ep 'Add Violence'
RETURN WITH NEW EP ADD VIOLENCE OUT VIA CAROLINE AUSTRALIA Nine Inch Nails have returned their new EP, ADD VIOLENCE, out today via Caroline Australia. The five-song collection is the second in a series of three related EPs - the first of which, Not The Actual Events, was released in December ... Read More
Scene News: Pesky Bones releases new single and video, 'My Radiance' featuring Ali Barter
Pesky Bones releases new single and video, 'My Radiance' featuring Ali Barter Lifted from Pesky Bones Volume One, which also features guest vocalists Paul Kelly, Deborah Conway, Tim Rogers, Paul Capsis, Emily Lubitz and more My Radiance is a new single and video featuring Triple J favourite, Ali Barter from ... Read More
Scene News: Australian Music Favourites Line Up For Arts Centre Melbourne's Morning Melodies
MORNING MELODIES August - December 2017 Australian music favourites Bobby Fox and Martin Crewes are among the entertainment icons joining Arts Centre Melbourne's Morning Melodies program in performances from August - December. The feel good concerts held each month at Hamer Hall will showcase an eclectic mix of celebrated Australian ... Read More
Scene News: The National Theatre presents Mama Alto
Mama Alto's only full length, solo show in Melbourne for 2017, with musical directress Miss Chief returning from Brisbane for one of the final times. The National Theatre Melbourne presents “EXQUISITE: AN EVENING WITH MAMA ALTO” September 2nd 2017 at 7pm, National Theatre (20 Carlisle St, corner Barkly St, St ... Read More
Scene News: Davey Lane Announces Album Release And Melbourne Show
Davey Lane has been honing his craft for quite a while now – working in the studio and on stage with artists such as Crowded House, Jimmy Barnes, Robyn Hitchcock, Masters’ Apprentices, The Saints as well as legendary Australian rock group You Am I, with whom he has been standing ... Read More
Scene News: Mitski Adds Second & Final Melbourne Show To Tour This Nov & Dec!
MITSKI ANNOUNCES SECOND & FINAL MELBOURNE SHOW SYDNEY SHOW SELLING FAST! http://lanewaypresents.com Due to overwhelming demand, enthralling Japanese-American songstress MITSKI has announced she will play a second and final Melbourne show at Howler on Saturday 2^nd December, on her debut Australian tour. Her first Melbourne show has completely sold out, ... Read More
Scene News: Ted Mulry Gang – Join Together To Celebrate Ted’s 70th Birthday
TED MULRY GANG – ALL ORIGINAL MEMBERS WITH STEVE MULRY – JOIN TOGETHER TO CELEBRATE TED’S 70TH BIRTHDAY WITH A ROCKIN’ NIGHT OF MUSIC THIS SEPTEMBER TED’S BIRTHDAY BASH Saturday 2nd September is a special day for Australian music fans – it marks what would have been the 70th birthday of ... Read More
Scene News: Sløtface Announce Debut Australian Tour
It hasn’t taken long for Norway’s Sløtface to make a huge statement. Every opportunity they get, the fire-starting four piece bring fearlessness and defiance to the table. Lead by vocalist Haley Shea with guitarist Tor-Arne Vikingstad, bassist Lasse Lokøy and Halvard Skeie Wiencke on drums, with every move they make, ... Read More
Scene News: Unpainted Prospects - EP Launch at the Wesley Anne
Evolving from the inner northern pubs and bedrooms of Melbourne Unpainted Prospects are an intimate alt-folk band who weave keenly observed tales from the personal to the political. Set in the musical world visited by explorer-songwriters such as Paul Simon, Glenn Richards (Augie March) and Joni Mitchell, they are excited ... Read More
Scene News: Lane Cove Theatre Company presents Tommy Murphy's Holding the Man
HEART-WRENCHING, FUNNY, HONEST AUSSIE PLAY FOR NEW SYDNEY PRODUCTION Lane Cove Theatre Company presents Tommy Murphy's Holding the Man 11-26 August H ot on the heels of its acclaimed productions of Cosi, Away, The Last Five Years and the Vagina Monologues, Lane Cove Theatre Company presents the famous, powerful Australian story ... Read More
Scene News: Small Voices - Aquamarine single release
Aquamarine is the second single from Australian Holiday, the Sydney producer's debut EP, coming this year. The EP was written and recorded at the infamous Hibernian House in Sydney, and mixed by Tony Espy (The Avalanches, The Church) "I want to make music that’ll turn a rainbow green… Songs that make you ... Read More
Scene News: Easybeats & Stevie Wright Classics Like You've Never Heard Before… Easyfever
EASYBEATS & STEVIE WRIGHT CLASSICS LIKE YOU'VE NEVER HEARD BEFORE… FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - WEDNESDAY 19TH JULY, 2017: Empire Touring is thrilled to bring you music from The Easybeats and Steve Wright, performed by Australia's rock n roll royalty: Chris Cheney, Phil Jamieson, Kram, Tex Perkins & Tim Rogers. This ... Read More
Scene News: Ace Frehley Ready to Thrill Aus Audiences this October, as Very Special Guest of Alice Cooper
ACE FREHLEY READY TO THRILL AUSTRALIAN AUDIENCES THIS OCTOBER, AS VERY SPECIAL GUEST ON THE ‘SPEND THE NIGHT WITH ALICE COOPER’ CONCERT TOURVIP PACKAGES AVAILABLE NOW**ADELAIDE DATE SOLD OUT** The rock and roll event of the year featuring Alice Cooper and Very Special Guest, Ace Frehley, will make its way ... Read More
Scene News: Tiny Little Houses: New single & video 'Garbage Bin' + launch shows announced
Tiny Little Houses return with new single ‘Garbage Bin’, a track that will surely be an anthem for the new slacker generation. Written while lead singer Caleb Karvountzis was in the midst of final assessment hell and contemplating ditching another degree, the song chronicles the journeys and failures of being ... Read More
Scene News: Sorority Noise Australian Tour September October
Connecticut-based quartet, Sorority Noise will be headlining shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne this September/October, following the announcement of their inclusion on the Yours And Ours Festival 2017 line-up. Sorority Noise formed in 2013 and consists of Cameron Boucher (guitar/vocals), Adam Ackerman (guitar/vocals), Charlie Singer (drums) and Ryan McKenna (bass/vocals) ... Read More
Scene News: Run the Jewels Share Music Video for 'Don't Get Captured'
RTJ FEATURED IN #1 FILM IN AMERICA, BABY DRIVER, AS WELL AS ON THE SOUNDTRACK, WHICH SCORES #1 ON ITUNES ALBUM CHART WATCH 'DON'T BE CAPTURED' Run The Jewels is proud to premier the new video for the song 'Don't Get Captured', the latest offering from their breakthrough new album, ... Read More
Scene News: Counterfeit Culture - Deathwish EP
New Jersey melodic metalcore band Counterfeit Culture are set to release a three track EP titled Deathwish on August 1st. The band's EP themes around the around the violence of domestic and drug abuse, sending a positive message of love and hope to anyone that give's the band a listen. On the naming of Counterfeit Culture, ... Read More
Scene News: Kylie Auldist announces 2017 Melbourne shows
Australia's funk, soul and disco queen Kylie Auldist will be playing some special mid-Winter shows in Victoria at the Caravan Music Club on Friday 25 August and the Spotted Mallard on Friday 22 September. Splitting each show into two sets, she'll begin with an acoustic-soul style nod to her earlier ... Read More
Scene News: Grapevine Gathering 2017 Registration for pre-sale tickets at $59.+BF ends in TWO HOURS!
Register and follow the steps to gain access to limited presale tickets at $59+BF. Only the top 200 point scorers will receive access! Hurry, registration closes soon. Go to presales here. Grapevine: A Music & Wine Pairing It’s time to stop and smell the Rosè as Grapevine brings the party ... Read More
Scene News: Grapevine Gathering 2017 line-up announced
Grapevine: A Music & Wine Pairing It’s time to stop and smell the Rosè as Grapevine brings the party to Rochford Winery this November.  Instead of wine(ing) about having nowhere to indulge your senses, Grapevine is your next grape musical adventure! It’s time to stop and smell the Rosè as ... Read More
Scene News: Brisbane Park to be renamed after Ed Kuepper! Ed Joins The Undertones On Stage! On Tour August & November!
Brisbane’s Ed Kuepper is to be immortalised with the naming of a park on the corner of Lawson St and Oxley Rd, Oxley, not far from his childhood home as reported by The Guardian, here. A spokeswoman for local councillor Steve Griffiths confirmed the honour Monday 10th July 2017. On ... Read More
Scene News: Introducing Inner Call
The Inner Call was born "On the rocks" in Salvador / Bahia, in their line-up, are musicians from other bands known in the local scene, as Slavery, Postmortem and Facção. But as we discovered there are several other bands and many different places with the same name we decided to ... Read More
Scene News: Smith Street Dreaming: One Street. Many Mobs. One Community.
"Since the conception of Smith Street Dreaming relationships have improved with the Smith Street Dreaming motto €“One Street, Many Mobs, One Community" becoming a reality. Personally, I have been involved with Smith Street Dreaming from the onset and I have seen it firsthand be embraced and accepted by all stakeholders, investors ... Read More
Scene News: Fuzzfest announced for September at Cherry bar
Heavy Rock mixed with Stoner Jams and a touch of Psych Sojourns all soaked in a mountain of FUZZ are to be celebrated and rejoiced once again at Cherry Bar this September for the 2nd Inaugural FUZZ FEST. Curated by Andy Simpson (of Don Fernando) and featuring a stellar line ... Read More
Scene News: Melvins return to Aus for national tour this Nov with special guests Redd Kross
Frontier Touring are pleased to announce the return of the one and only Melvins (http://www.themelvins.net/) to Australia this November, touring their first ever double album A Walk With Love and Death. Joining the bill will be legendary LA rockersRedd Kross (http://reddkross.com/) , making their first visit Down Under in four ... Read More
Scene News: Meredith Music Festival Twenty Seven
MMF TWENTY SEVEN For the Twenty-Seventh and Very First Time, a three-day, two-night, Four-Dimensional Odyssey in the Supernaturalest Amphitheatre on Earth; a haven, a retreat, a rare treat, an incursion and excursion through inner and outer space Together, all-singing, all-dancing from the same songbook, same shape, same size, with world’s ... Read More
Scene News: Sydney Rock ’n’ Roll & Alternative Market Sunday, July 30
Barfly Promotions Present The Sydney Rock & Roll & Alternative Market Sunday, July 30 from 10.30am The Manning Bar, Sydney Uni The red-hot line-up of entertainment and stalls at the July 30 Sydney Rock & Roll & Alternative Market will melt off the winter blues. The July market is a ... Read More
Scene News: 2017 Apra Professional Development Awards Finalists Announced!
Tkay Maidza, Julia Jacklin, Just A Gent, Montaigne, Christie Lamb, Zaachariaha Fielding + many more in line for a share of $135,000 cash prize pool 40 Australian songwriters and composers across the categories of Popular Contemporary, Classical, Jazz, Film & Television, Country, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Dance/Electronic have ... Read More
Scene News: Mojo Juju releases new single 'Think Twice' and announces tour
MOJO JUJU CELEBRATES THE RELEASE OF PULSING NEW SINGLE 'THINK TWICE' WITH A STRING OF LIVE DATES THROUGH AUGUST/SEPTEMBER To mark the release of her glorious new single 'Think Twice', Melbourne's own Mojo Juju is poised to take her incomparable live show on the road. Representing yet another bold and ... Read More
Scene News: Kesha Triumphs with New Song 'Praying' , New Album 'Rainbow' to be Released on August 11th
KESHA TRIUMPHS WITH NEW SONG ‘PRAYING’ NEW ALBUM RAINBOW TO BE RELEASED ON AUGUST 11TH - PRE ORDER RAINBOW HERE: http://smarturl.it/KESHA.RAINBOW WATCH THE VIDEO FOR ‘PRAYING’ HERE: Kesha reclaims her place in the music world with her new song, ‘Praying’ — the initial advance track from RAINBOW, her first album in ... Read More
Scene News: Skatepunk Band Ate Bit Release Music Video for "Back to the Loser"
Gritty NY-based skatepunk band Ate Bit released their debut album No Space Like Home last November and today you can watch the music video for the single "Back to the Loser" that premiered with New Noise Magazine. Produced by John Naclerio (Brand New, My Chemical Romance, Real Friends), the fast and ... Read More
Scene News: Hawthorne Heights Australian Tour August & September 2017
Destroy All Lines, Chugg Entertainment and Killyourstereo.com present HAWTHORNE HEIGHTS Australian Tour August & September 2017 Playing The Silence In Black And White and If Only You Were Lonely in their entirety! WITH SPECIAL GUESTS River Oaks (Shane Told from Silverstein, playing songs from Silverstein and his solo work.) Sienna ... Read More
Scene News: White Summer Announce 'Zero In Tennis' Single Launch Shows & New Video
After securing airplay on Triple M and Triple J off the back of the release of their EP ‘I Know A Place We Can Love’, White Summer gained momentum in the local and national scene and secured support slots with such acts as HOLY HOLY, DMAs and KINGSWOOD.  “That chorus! ... Read More
Scene News: Alison Moyet releases new album, OTHER, and announces Australian and New Zealand tour dates
Other, the brand new album by pop legend and relentless explorer Alison Moyet is out now on Cooking Vinyl. Other finds Moyet at the top of her game - making exactly the adventurous electronic pop music she wants to at this moment in time, with her voice and songwriting both intense, poetic and thought provoking.  The ... Read More
Scene News: Leaps & Bounds Festival event: Mayfield Album Launch
Melbourne's very own six-piece soul outfit, Mayfield, are bringing us their long awaited debut album after the successful release of their 45inch single 'On The Ropes' on CHoi Records. 'Victim Of Circumstance', was engineered, produced & mastered by Mayfield's own drummer Ivan 'Choi' Khatchoyan (Cooking on 3 Burners & The ... Read More
Scene News: Jack the Bear presents Mastering Music, Mastering Life LIVE at Croxton Front Bar.
Mastering Music Mastering Life is a weekly podcast and quarterly event run by industry veteran and mastering legend Tony “Jack The Bear” Mantz. The Mastering Music Mastering Life podcast happens on Sundays each week at 6.30pm (AEDT), with the live event held quarterly at the Croxton Front Bar, in Thornbury ... Read More
Scene News: Memo Mid-Winter Open Day - Sun 16 July, 2:00pm
Free entry - Feat. two fun and extremely talented local bands: THE LARGE NO. 12s + UNCLAIMED BAGGAGE. Following the success of the 'St Kilda Festival Open Day' over the past two years, the MEMO team have decided to open its doors to the public every season of the year ... Read More
Scene News: Charlie Marshall presents a unique science, music, poetry event to celebrate National Science Week
To celebrate National Science Week the SUBLIME SCIENCE CABERET features Charlie Marshall & the Curious Minds, Rod Quantock, Alicia Sometimes, Sean M Whelan and Caresse Cranwell in a mix of music, video, poetry and stand up comedy that boldly goes where few shows have gone before to extol the wonders ... Read More
Scene News: Fall Out Boy Announce Australian Tour
Multi-platinum Grammy-nominated rock superstars FALL OUT BOY are set to return to Australia for four mammoth shows in 2018. FALL OUT BOY emerged as the biggest underground band in the early 2000’s with the release of their debut album, Take This To Your Grave, a seminal pop punk classic. But ... Read More
Scene News: Belle Phoenix Bittersweet album launch
Melbourne singer/songwriter Belle Phoenix packed her suitcase in 40c Australian heat and flew off into a New York snow blizzard with nothing more than a pair of elven-style platform boots and a crappy acoustic guitar, let alone a mission to make the 10 songs in her head tangible. After many ... Read More
Scene News: A Fine Romance: The Magic of Fred Astaire - Melbourne Season Announced
'Can't sing, can't act, slightly balding, can dance a little' After playing to full houses and dazzling crowds across Australia, finally Melbourne audiences will get the chance to see A Fine Romance: The Magic of Fred Astaire, playing at Chapel off Chapel from 10 October 2017 for a strictly limited ... Read More
Scene News: The Getaway Plan add Central Coast and Canberra shows to ‘Other Voices, Other Rooms’
In September, The Getaway Plan will be embarking on a tour performing their critically acclaimed album, "Other Voices, Other Rooms". The band's breakthrough album reached #3 ARIA Australian Album chart and #1 on the AIR album charts. Having already sold out Saturday September 9th at The Corner Hotel and announcing ... Read More
Scene News: Peter Hook & The Light Announce 4th and Final Melbourne Show
The response to Peter Hook & The Light's Australian Tour performing the Factory Records album's "Substance" by Joy Division & New Order this October has been overwhelming. With 2 shows now Sold Out at the Corner Hotel, Melbourne fans received a special bonus show with Peter Hook & The Light ... Read More
Scene News: Walter Trout releases new album, We're All In This Together, with a bunch of his friends.
Before you even hear a note, We’re All In This Together has your attention. Drafting fourteen A-list stars – including Joe Bonamassa, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, John Mayall and Randy Bachman – and writing an original song for each - Walter Trout has made the most tantalising blues album of the year. We’re All ... Read More
Scene News: Mark Seymour & The Undertow kick off national tour - five shows already sold out!
Mark Seymour & The Undertow (http://markseymour.com.au/) have rocked Hobart and Brisbane, showcasing Seymour's retrospective new album Roll Back The Stone 1985-2016 (out now via Liberation Music) to adoring audiences on their much-awaited national winter tour. The tour debuted at Hobart's Theatre Royal (setlist here) before two sold-out nights at Brisbane's ... Read More
Scene News: Melbourne Guitar show annouinces exclusive Diesel session
After announcing a monster lineup, including Steve Hackett (Genesis), Nick Johnston (Canada) and Alex Hutchings (UK), the Australian Music Association (AMA) have added even more excitement to the incredible weekend of music with the announcement that Diesel will be performing and chatting exclusively at the Melbourne Guitar Show at Caulfield ... Read More
Scene News: US rock band Shaman's Harvest announce new album, Red Hands Black Deeds.
Shaman’s Harvest have announced the world-wide release of their new album RED HANDS BLACK DEEDS on July 28 via Mascot Records. Their 6th studio album sees Shaman’s Harvest move into new territory.  Sonically, there’s an emphasis on using organic sounds and analogue vintage gear.  Thematically, the band tackles the current political, social, and economic struggles the USA is facing ... Read More
Scene News: The Angels Announce August Release of Brothers, Angels & Demons Album & The Angels Book
THE ANGELS ANNOUNCE AUGUST RELEASE OF BROTHERS, ANGELS & DEMONS ALBUM & THE ANGELS BOOK + JOHN & RICK BREWSTER INTIMATE BOOK TOUR It’s a hell of a story. And now it’s all on one massive album – Brothers, Angels & Demons. The Brewster brothers - John and Rick - ... Read More
Scene News: The Blackeyed Susans special performance at the Flying Saucer Club on Saturday 19 August
The Blackeyed Susans bring new album Close Your Eyes And See home to Melbourne for a special performance at the Flying Saucer Club on Saturday 19 August After launching their new album to sell out shows around the country, The Blackeyed Susans play a final set of National Launch Tour ... Read More
Scene News: Jimmy Barnes announces England, Scotland and Ireland shows!
Jimmy Barnes announces England, Scotland and Ireland shows! For release - Friday, 30 June 2017: Jimmy Barnes is the heart and the soul of Australian rock 'n roll. After 40 years on stages of all kinds, Jimmy is an icon - his nickname "Barnsey" conjures up thoughts of rock music ... Read More
GLENN HUGHES Performs Classic Deep Purple Live! For The First Time In 40 Years…Performing A Full Concert Of Classic Deep Purple Live! Glenn Hughes, the Voice Of Rock, played his last concert with Deep Purple on March 15, 1976, at Liverpool's Empire Theatre. On that night, the UK bassist and ... Read More
Scene News: Katy Perry's Witness: The Tour Australian Tour Dates Confirmed!
TEG DAINTY announced today that Myer will present global pop superstar KATY PERRY’s WITNESS: The Tour, which will come to Australia next July and August in support of her new album Witness.  WITNESS: The Tour will kick off in Perth on Tuesday 24 July and will play dates in Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney. WITNESS: The Tour National Dates: PERTH -  Tuesday 24 July at ... Read More
Scene News: Mothers Ruin: A Cabaret About Gin tours to Melbourne, ahead of UK tour
Mothers Ruin: A Cabaret About Gin tours to Melbourne, ahead of UK tour, after a dream run of sold out houses, award nominations and rave reviews across Australia. Whet your appetite in a thoroughly gin-soaked way with Mother’s Ruin: A Cabaret About Gin, performed by Libby Wood, Maeve Marsden and new addition ... Read More
Scene News: WHOA drop 'Stay The Night' single today!
Emerging from the South East corner of Queensland comes Whoa! Meeting at Griffith University on the Gold Coast only last year, this quintet consists of a diverse mix of musicians, all who have incredible talent, energy and stage presence that has gained them a fierce reputation around their hometown. With ... Read More
Scene News: Donnarumma hit the road with their debut EP "Billy Billy".
Donnarumma have released their raucous debut single Love Your Man, a horn-bouyed heavy hitter that leaves little to the imagination.  The trio have also dropped a spectacularly menacing clip to accompany the track, directed by Lewis Brideson (Last Dinosaurs, West Thebarton Brothel Party). Love Your Man is the first taste of the ... Read More
Scene News: Playing It Forward benefit concert special guest Ian Moss added to line-up for tonight's show - final tickets on sale
PLAYING IT FORWARD BENEFIT CONCERT FOR STUART (CHET) FRASER, SUPPORT ACT AND OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN WELLNESS CENTRE   ADDITIONAL SPECIAL GUESTS SET TO JOIN JOHN FARNHAM, JIMMY BARNES, NOISEWORKS & DIESEL ON STAGE FOR TONIGHT’S BENEFIT, INCLUDING IAN MOSS FINAL TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR TONIGHT’S BENEFIT The Playing It Forward ... Read More
Scene News: Minus The Bear's VOIDS headline dates selling fast!
Headline dates for Seattle indie rock band Minus the Bear are selling fast. The shows in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne are in support of the release of their new album VOIDS which was released earlier in the year through Suicide Squeeze Records. Over the course of their 15-year career, Minus the Bear have made music on their own ... Read More
Scene News: This evening is your evening with Jimmy Webb, at Melbourne Recital Centre!
Don’t miss An Evening With Jimmy Webb ~ though, if you haven't already secured a ticket, unfortunately tonight's show at Melbourne Recital Centre is SOLD OUT! Multi Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Jimmy Webb performs his greatest hits on his Australian Tour, including ‘Up Up and Away’, ‘By The Time I Get ... Read More
Scene News: Air Announces Indie-Con Australia
Thursday 27 th and Friday 28 th July, 2017 - Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute, Adelaide, SA Established in the UK as the first conference of its type to truly address the needs and issues facing self- releasing artists and independent record labels, Indie-Con is now launching in Australia in ... Read More
Scene News: Tempus Sun launch their debut single this Friday at The Toff, Melbourne
Newcomers and last year’s Bank of Melbourne ‘Melbourne Music Bank’ winners, Tempus Sun have today announced their debut single Owls, an unstoppable powerhouse that is built to embolden listeners and encourage them to discuss their struggles with others, out June 23.  The accompanying clip encompasses this completely, making the journey ... Read More
Scene News: Francesca Mountford releases ethereal Cosmic Raven clip!
New Zealand born, Melbourne based, Francesco Mountford, has released a hauntingly beautiful video for her latest single, Cosmic Raven.  The track, Cosmic Raven, is from her album Swift & Raven released late last year. Swift & Raven was recorded with Josh Delaney (Rat & Co, SMILE) at Smooch Records. The record experiments with cello and voice samples, ... Read More
Scene News: Due To Huge Demand Second Shows Added In Adelaide & Melbourne
DUE TO HUGE DEMAND SECOND SHOWS ADDED IN ADELAIDE & MELBOURNE Tickets to the Queen + Adam Lambert Australian tour go on sale to the public at 10am today (local time). Due to huge demand during the pre-sale period, extra shows have been added in Adelaide and Melbourne. NEW SHOWS ... Read More
Scene News: Foo Fighters Ninth Opus 'Concrete And Gold' Available For Pre Order Now
All retailers: http://smarturl.it/FF.CG JB Hi-Fi: http://smarturl.it/FF.CG.JB HARD ROCK EXTREMES AND POP SENSIBILITIES COLLIDE ON NINTH OPUS OUT SEPTEMBER 15 ON ROSWELL RECORDS/RCA RECORDS CAL JAM 17 - OCT 7th GLEN HELEN REGIONAL PARK FOO FIGHTERS BRING A GANG OF THE WORLD’S BEST ROCK N ROLL BANDS TOGETHER FOR 12 HOURS ... Read More
Scene News: WATCH Paul McCartney brings his 'One On One Tour' to AUS & NZ this December
IT’S TIME - PAUL McCARTNEY BRINGS HIS ONE ON ONE TOUR TO AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND THIS DECEMBER Two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, 21-time Grammy Award winner and recipient of The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Sir Paul McCartney will bring his acclaimed long-running One ... Read More
Scene News: Australian Music Week First Artist Announcement
Australian Music Week - First Artist and Delegate Announce Today Australian Music Week announces it first 30 showcasing artists confirmed to play at the annual music summit this November. AMW 2017 SHOWCASING ARTISTS Andy Golledge Crystal Cities Dog Trumpet Dylan Wright E for Echo Eliza & The Delusionals Gawurra Hanlon Brothers ... Read More
Scene News: Leaps and Bounds Music Festival 2017 adds festival closing parties
Leaps and Bounds Music Festival 2017 adds festival closing parties featuring Billy Davis & the Good Lords, Cool Out Sun and Hip Hop Hooray - Deadly Style Yarra City Council is excited to reveal its final addition of events to the Sounds Of Winter Program for the 2017 Leaps and ... Read More
Scene News: TONIGHT! Paul McCartney to announce One on One Australia & New Zealand Tour via Facebook Live
In a special Facebook Live fan event, Paul McCartney will go 'One On One' with Tim Minchin, answering fan questions and revealing the highly anticipated dates and venues for his first tour of Australia and New Zealand since 1993! WHEN: Wednesday 21 June 2017 7.30PM AEST/ 9.30PM NZST WHERE: facebook.com/paulmccartney ... Read More
Scene News: Paris - A Rock Odyssey: In Tribute To Jon English - Full Melbourne Cast Announced
Starring John Waters (Ulysses), Ben Mingay (Achilles), Tim Freedman (Agamemnon), Matthew Manahan (Paris), Madeleine Featherby (Helen),  Brian Mannix (Sinon), Scott Johnson(Hector), Kerrie Anne Greenland (Cassandra), Mark Dickinson (Menelaus), Tod Strike(Patroclus), John O’May (Priam), Cameron MacDonald (Ajax) and featuring Jonathan Sora-English in the Paris Band.  34 outstanding young ensemble members will ... Read More
Scene News: Steve Hackett ‘’Genesis Revisited’’ Legendary Genesis guitarist’s first ever Australian tour
Steve Hackett, as the powerhouse guitarist for inarguably one of the most important progressive rock bands ever, has been a guiding influence for musicians and guitarists for over 40 years. Genesis, only ever made it to Australia once, in 1986 – years after Steve and singer Peter Gabriel left the ... Read More
Scene News: The Meanies Announce Support for their 'Last Tour For Who Knows How Long!'
 The Meanies Announce Supports                                                                For Their Last Tour For Who Knows How Long! download photo HERE   With their Last Tour For Who ... Read More
Scene News: Scott Darlow releases rockin' track 'Runaway' and announces tour dates.
Aboriginal singer-songwriter Scott Darlow has release heartland rock single ‘RUNAWAY’ from his 2016 critically-acclaimed album ‘Sorry’ and announces tour dates. ‘Runaway’ is a strikingly beautiful ballad based on a true story about a refugee couple escaping political danger from their home country with only each other for support. The catchy track ... Read More
Scene News: Alice Cooper: Reveals New Track Paranoiac Personality Paranormal To Be Released July 28 - Touring October
ALICE COOPER Reveals New Track Paranoiac Personality Paranormal To Be Released July 28 - Touring October  Legendary shock-rocker Alice Cooper has just revealed “Paranoiac Personality” the first single from his forthcoming album “Paranormal”. Produced by long-time collaborator Bob Ezrin, the song is an unforgettable slice of classic Alice Cooper. Listen Paranoiac Personality https://youtu.be/nF_w79N418Y ... Read More
Scene News: Guitarists' Special: MELBOURNE GUITAR SHOW shreds into Caulfield Racecourse with a rippin' line-up!
Leading up to the Melbourne Guitar Show, What's My Scene will be celebrating GUITARISTS. Stay tuned for our exclusive Q&As, Vintage Guitar Scenes, Snap Scene features, and much much more. It was big in 2015, huge in 2016, and today the Australian Music Association has announced the 2017 return of the Melbourne ... Read More
Scene News: Mushroom confirm their biggest giveaway returns
WIN THE GOLDEN TICKET MUSHROOM CONFIRM THEIR BIGGEST GIVEAWAY RETURNS Name a more iconic competition… yeah, neither could we – so the Mushroom Golden Ticket is back! It’s the shiniest prize in Aussie live music, which guarantees a years’ worth of tickets to a slice of the country’s biggest tours ... Read More
Scene News: Rock band Starset announce first ever Australian Demonstrations to spread their message
One of today’s most innovative rock bands STARSET are heading to Australia for the first time this August in support of their stellar sophomore album, Vessels.  Starset’s musical vision is only understood by entering the psyche of founding member and multi instrumental vocalist, Dustin Bates. Bates - a graduate with a Masters ... Read More
Scene News: Josh Pyke Partnership Announces 2017 Winner
The Josh Pyke Partnership is thrilled to announce the winner for 2017, talented singer songwriter from Melbourne ANGIE MCMAHON Made possible by APRA AMCOS the partnership aims to connect an unsigned musician with the exciting opportunity to receive mentorship and funding that will help to grow their career. "I feel extremely ... Read More
Scene News: Ronny Chieng Live
US-based comedian and Aussie favourite, Ronny Chieng, returns to Australian stand up stages in November for the first time in over a year. The internationally acclaimed Chieng, who is now seen nightly on multi Emmy Award winning The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, will return from his New York base ... Read More
Scene News: A Hero's Guide to Saving the Planet
Get your kids airborne this school holidays! Flying, dancing and saving the planet is all in a day’s work for Captain Eco and The Green Defender, they're the heroes in wit incorporated’s new comedy, A Hero’s Guide to Saving the Planet. This July school holidays wit incorporated presents the world ... Read More
Scene News: Tickets on sale today for Playing It Forward benefit concert for Stuart (Chet) Fraser, feat. John Farnham, Jimmy Barnes, Noiseworks & Diesel
LAYING IT FORWARD BENEFIT CONCERT FOR STUART (CHET) FRASER, SUPPORT ACT AND OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN WELLNESS CENTRE FEATURING JOHN FARNHAM, JIMMY BARNES, NOISEWORKS & DIESEL TICKETS GO ON SALE ON FRIDAY 9TH JUNE 2017 AT 2PM Music industry mates John Farnham, Jimmy Barnes, Noiseworks and Diesel (solo) will band together for ... Read More
Scene News: Justin Bernasconi’s second album Barefoot Wonderland & gig at the Spotted Mallard tonight!
Barefoot Wonderland was released on Friday 19th May 2017 through Mountain King Music and Rocket Distribution. National tour dates have also been announced to coincide with the album release. The album is the follow up to the critically acclaimed Winter Pick (2014), and fans of Bernasconi’s debut album will find ... Read More
Scene News: Introducing THE DIVES (Featuring Evan Stanley son Of Paul Stanley) Debut EP 'Everybody's Talkin'' Out Now
With the four members of THE DIVES hailing from both sides of the country and the middle, it might seem unlikely that these musicians would ever even meet, let alone form a band – until you hear them play.  After one listen, it’s nearly impossible to imagine them playing with ... Read More
Scene News: The Red Hot Summer Tour returns in 2018 with the ultimate rock n roll line-up - Suzi Quatro, The Angels, Baby Animals, The Screaming Jets, Moving Pictures & Chocolate Starfish
THE RED HOT SUMMER TOUR RETURNS IN 2018 WITH THE ULTIMATE ROCK N ROLL LINE-UP SUZI QUATRO, THE ANGELS, BABY ANIMALS, THE SCREAMING JETS, MOVING PICTURES & CHOCOLATE STARFISH TICKETS ON SALE 9AM ON THURSDAY 8TH JUNE 2017 THROUGH TICKETMASTER The Red Hot Summer Tour is back in 2018 and ... Read More
Scene News: Deni Ute Muster announces all Australian party on the plains!
The biggest party on the plains set to fire-up with all-star Aussie line up! Lee Kernaghan, Sara Storer, Beccy Cole, The McClymonts, Shannon Noll, The Wolfe Brothers and much, much more! #DeniUteMuster For release - Tuesday, 6 June 2017: Australia’s largest party on the plains is, in the immortal words of ... Read More
Scene News: The Melbourne Reclink Community Cup 2017 Reveals Rockdogs And Megahertz Team Members
With the 24th annual Melbourne Reclink Community Cup just around the corner, The Rockdogs and RRR and PBS Megahertz have revealed the team members that will go head to head in what promises to be one of the biggest clashes on the football calendar this year. On Sunday 25 June ... Read More
Scene News: Triggerfinger shoot out their new album, Colossus.
TRIGGERFINGER are a 3-piece outfit from Belgium – home of excellent chocolate, beer, waffles - and rock n roll. Known as Antwerp’s loudest band, Triggerfinger have a predilection for dark, enigmatic, left-of-centre rock.  Think QOTSA meets The Black Keys with a dash of Led Zep and copious amounts of style ... Read More
Scene News: Deep Purple: Premiere Video For Johnny's Band. New EP/Single Announced For July
One of the most influential rock bands of all time, Deep Purple, recently released their brand new studio album InFinite via earMUSIC/Sony Music Australia InFinite is the highly anticipated follow up to their most recent worldwide chart topping album 2013’s NOW What?!, The tour that followed sold over a million tickets worldwide. InFinite entered the ... Read More
Scene News: The Undertones' first Australian tour this July is selling fast!
"Standing here watching this perfect jukebox band you are reminded by just how many great songs The Undertones have, every riff, every vocal line, every moment drips in pop perfection and the thrill of two entwining guitars that cram so much melody and adrenaline into the music that their music ... Read More
Scene News: Tex, Don & Charlie announce new album You Don't Know Lonely, out June 30 and National Tour Confirmed This August And September
TEX, DON & CHARLIE TO RELEASE THEIR THIRD STUDIO ALBUM, YOU DON’T KNOW LONELY ON JUNE 30 MASSIVE NATIONAL TWENTY DATE TOUR CONFIRMED THIS AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER  You Don’t Know Lonely Featuring new tracks ‘A Man In Conflict With Nature’ and ‘The Hitcher’ Introducing the sublime, You Don’t Know Lonely, a gripping collection of ... Read More
Scene News: Ezekiel Ox launches his new punk rock single ‘IN THE END’ at Cherry Bar tonight!
The unstoppable and ever sprightly Ezekiel Ox is back with a punk rock single, ‘IN THE END’. ‘In the End’ is a guitar-driven track with an infusion of hip-hop flow, funky grooves and punk rock attitude. Ox spits bars about the suppressive measurements the government enforces in an attempt to ... Read More
Scene News: Pete Murray releases CAMACHO on June 2nd amid rave reviews
Byron Bay singer-songwriter and one of Australia’s most loved musicians, Pete Murray is releasing his sixth studio album, Camacho on June 2.  With over one million album sales to his name, the quiet achiever of Australian music will then showcase new tracks and old favourites on an epic 33-date national Camacho Tour that will ... Read More
Scene News: Ultimate 'cult' band, The Scientists, announce an Australian tour with the classic 1985 lineup!
"The Scientists turned my head around and made a man out of me! They grew hair on my palms and made my socks stink!" Jon SpencerThe Scientists existed from 1978 to 1987 Originally from Perth they moved to Sydney then to London and spent equal time in each perfecting their ... Read More
Scene News: X 40th Anniversary tour on sale now!
In 1789 the French had finally had enough of absolutism in the form of the monarchy driven government and vented their collective spleen by storming the Bastille. In 1977 the people of Australia were in the same kind of mood. Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, Ian Krahe & Steve Cafiero - ... Read More
Scene News: 'Men of R&B' Tour hits Australia in July
Delta Bravo Presents is excited to announce the inaugural ‘Men of R&B’ tour coming to Australia this July. ‘The Men of R&B’ tour has been curated to celebrate the culture of R&B and will feature a multi generational line up artists of the genre, which is sure to appeal to ... Read More
Scene News: Air Awards Nominations Announced
Nominations for the 11TH AIR Awards are in. Acknowledging Australia’s best independent recording artists, the 2017 AIR Awards ceremony will offer an added height of excitement as it settles into its new home at Queen’s Theatre, Adelaide on Thursday 27th of July 2017. The AIR Awards have evolved from a ... Read More
Scene News: Leaps and Bounds Music Festival 2017 reveal final feature shows of 10-day Program - Jazz Party, Stable Music, The Meltdown, Corin and more!
Leaps and Bounds Music Festival 2017 reveal feature shows of 10-day Program - Thursday 13 – Sunday 23 July Yarra City Council is excited to reveal the programs feature shows for the 2017 Leaps and Bounds Music Festival ‘Sounds Of Winter’ Program. After cutting the ribbon on the first program of ... Read More
Scene News: ‘They Who Rock’ Baby Animals And Screaming Jets Join Forces For The First Time In 25 Years!
Catch them live in the ultimate night of rock Baby Animals and Screaming Jets, two of Australia’s finest rock bands, will hit the road together this June and July in the rock event of the year! Fronted by Suze DeMarchi and Dave Gleeson respectively, two of the country’s most dynamic ... Read More
Scene News: Charlie Marshall & the Curious Minds album launch
Saturday 17th June sees two of Australia’s great singer songwriters playing on the same stage. CharlieMarshall and Ross McLennan performing in extended band format with a host of Melbourne’s most talented musicians sounds like a perfect night out. Coming together for a night of wonderful music to launch the new CharlieMarshall album Sublime, The Spotted Mallard on Sat ... Read More
Scene News: Exclusive: video release from Thomas Wynn & The Believers - Wade Waist Deep
"This video for "Wade Waist Deep" was so much fun to make.  We had never done anything like it, but loved experimenting with the green screens and a little bit of "acting" from Olivia and I.  It was awkward, and hilarious, and a blast.  Makes me wanna do more.  The ... Read More
Scene News: Radio Birdman and Died Pretty Announce Tour Supports
The names Radio Birdman and Died Pretty evoke many images for those who know and love Australian independent music. Now, in what just might be this year's most exciting Australian musical events, both bands will perform in a series of one off double headline shows across the land - and ... Read More
Scene News: Dave Graney ‘n’ the Coral Snakes - MEMO Music Hall - Sat 3 June 8pm
Dave Graney ‘n’ the Coral Snakes were THE stand alone act in Australia during the 90s. Nobody stood near them. They cut through with wit, flash and weirdness and flew their freak flag for four albums while Dave Graney used street slang and literate word bombs to fully state his ... Read More
Scene News: Sonny Landreth announces double live album: Recorded Live In Lafayette
KING OF SLYDECO RETURNS WITH 2 UNIQUE LIVE SETS - ONE ACOUSTIC, ONE ELECTRIC SONNY LANDRETH’S FIRST LIVE ALBUM IN 12 YEARS ‘RECORDED LIVE IN LAFAYETTE’ OUT JUNE 30 ON MASCOT LABEL GROUP / PROVOGUE   "LANDRETH’S INCENDIARY SOUND EFFECTIVELY ELEVATES IT ALL.” - POPMATTERS "SONNY’S GUITAR PLAYING THRIVES IN ... Read More
Scene News: 'A Fist Full of Rock' tour extended to include cities along the south-east coast of Australia
A Fist Full Of Rock is pleased to announce their stellar 2017 line-up featuring Hoodoo Gurus, You Am I, Jebediah and Adalita, touring the country this August & September with shows in Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast and Brisbane. With tickets flying out the door for the Hoodoo Gurus and You Am I’s regional and Perth shows, it came to their attention that some folks ... Read More
Scene News: Davey Lane Teases A Taste Of His New Record With Single 'I'll Forget Yr Name'
Setting the tone for Davey Lane’s new album I'm Gonna Burn Out Bright, due to be released later in the year, the first teaser track from the album, ‘I’ll Forget Yr Name’, is now available to stream or download. With Davey stepping away from the guitar driven retro-rock of You ... Read More
Scene News: Legendary Aboriginal Rock/Reggae Act – No Fixed Address & Australia’s premier psychedelic rock masters Madder Lake - MEMO Music Hall St Kilda 27 May 2017
Legendary Aboriginal Rock/Reggae Act – NO FIXED ADDRESS play a double bill with Australia’s premier psychedelic rock masters – MADDER LAKE, celebrating 80 years of original OZ Rock from Mushroom Music. 35 years after the release of NO FIXED ADDRESS’ first album ‘From My Eyes’ and 45 years after MADDER LAKE and ... Read More
Scene News: Village People Go South as their tour down under continues for their 40th Anniversary!
The Village People's performance last Saturday in Perth was a disco-dancing step-back in time. The festivities continue on through Melbourne, Sydney and the Gold Coast on their 40th Annversary tour. Don't miss them.  The undisputed Kings of Disco - Village People - are coming to Australia in May as part of ... Read More
Scene News: Virgil Donati & Thomas Lang: Tour Starts This Week. Limited Spaces Left + Competition!
DW Drums Sponsors First-Ever, Live-On-Stage Dual Performance from Technical Titans SUPER DRUMMERS VIRGIL DONATI & THOMAS LANG HEADLINE DW TV SHOW TOUR Superstar drummers, Virgil Donati (Alan Holdsworth/Planet X) and Thomas Lang (Paul Gilbert/stOrk) will headline the “DW TV Show” tour. Sponsored by DW Drums, the 5-city tour of Australia, will also include an appearance at the Sydney ... Read More
Scene News: Radical Face releases SunnMoonnEclippse and announces Australian tour
Florida-born multi-instrumentalist RADICAL FACE (a.k.a. Ben Cooper) has his sights set on Australia and New Zealand for the first time ever this coming May and June! For more than a decade, in a shed behind his mother’s house, Ben Cooper embarked on an unprecedented musical journey. He created the intricate ... Read More
Scene News: Vanilla Gorilla announce the release of their new single ‘Rainbow Girl’, out today!
Vanilla Gorilla announce the release of their new single Rainbow Girl, out Friday 19th May 2017. Vanilla Gorilla consists of 5 young dudes from the Mid North Coast of NSW, they all share a passion for the earth, creating art and music that they share ever so well with audiences ... Read More
Scene News: Frankenbok: Unveil Controversial Music Video for 'Stalker Stalker'
FRANKENBOK  Unveil Controversial Music Video For Stalker Stalker Set To Release New Album Vicious, Lawless on July 14  Touring Through June with Superheist Australian metal veterans, Frankenbok are set to return with a triumphant new album entitled Vicious, Lawless on July 14. Setting the tone for the release is the track Stalker ... Read More
Scene News: Raised By Eagles release third album, I MUST BE SOMEWHERE, and announce tour!
RAISED BY EAGLES announce May 19 release for 3rd album I MUST BE SOMEWHERE. Hitting the road with Mick Thomas & The Roving Commission for selected shows during May and June. Hot on the heels of the announcement that they are joining Mick Thomas & The Roving Commission for shows ... Read More
Scene News: Dr Lou Bennett, Deborah Conway, Neil Murray and Mick Thomas join Liz Stringer for a Big Tuesday String-a-long
Melbourne’s Liz Stringer will be spending each Tuesday for the entire month of June at The Gasometer, joined by well-loved and enduring Australian performers for the 'Big Tuesday Stringalong'. Handpicked for their influence on her career, Dr Lou Bennett (The Black Arm Band) Deborah Conway, Neil Murray (Warumpi Band) and Mick Thomas (Weddings Parties Anything) will join Stringer for a ... Read More
Scene news: Apia Good Times announce sell out shows as tour kicks off in Darwin tonight!
Apia Good Times 2017 announce sell out shows as tour kicks off in Darwin this week Darwin, Brisbane, Tweed Heads, Thirroul, Sydney and Bendigo shows all SOLD OUT! The Black Sorrows with Vika + Linda Bull Colin Hay (Men at Work) Deborah Conway (Do Re Mi) Mental As Anything www.apiagoodtimes.com.au For ... Read More
Scene News: 'Fags In The Fast Lane’ A Loud, Punk, Pop Art cinema experience.
'FAGS IN THE FAST LANE’ A Loud, Punk, Pop Art cinema experience. A camp and crazy Rock ’n’ Roll road movie An unhinged movie musical hailing from Melbourne, Australia, underbelly of the world. Made entirely in Melbourne Zombie Zoo Productions' brand new movie will be screened for the first time ever on 27th ... Read More
Scene News: The Melbourne Reclink Community Cup 2017 Add Remi And Boxwars To The Melbourne Line Up
Reclink Australia is excited to announce Australia’s fastest rising hip-hop act REMI and art and destruction favourites Boxwars have been added to the 24th annual Melbourne Reclink Community Cup on Sunday 25 June. For the first time, the Melbourne Reclink Community Cup  is coming north side to its new home at ... Read More
Scene News: Rock ‘n’ Roll & Alternative Market On Tour - A Special Vivid Event
Sydney’s Rock 'n' Roll & Alternative Market heads to the Factory Theatre, Marrickville on May 28 for a one-off special VIVID event, “Rock ‘n’ Roll & Alternative Market On Tour”. An outstanding array of stalls will join forces with a formidable line-up of Sydney bands for an inner west music ... Read More
Scene News: New video from Dave Warner's from the Suburbs - Snapchat
Snapchat is rude, profane, relevant and catchy as the clap in an Amsterdam love in.  Dave Warner formed Australia's first punk band Pus way back in 1972, and with songs like Girls Wank shoved his finger in the face of the stale, banal fare being churned out by the record ... Read More
Scene News: Helen Shanahan announces new video, new album, and album tour!
Helen Shanahan has today announced her her single and video Camouflaged (out April 28), the perfect follow up to previous single I Only Hide, expressing curiousity as to who she would be without the burden of anxiety.  Camouflaged is another taste of Helen’s new album Every Little Sting - a ... Read More
Scene News: Ayreon releases Run! Apocolypse! Run! official lyric video
Ayreon’s double album The Source was released world-wide last Friday to rave reviews both here and internationally. Now the Dutch master has released a new lyric video for the track Run! Apocalypse! Run! Arjen Lucassen states: “Oh yessss... time for some good old speedy proggy metal: Run! Apocalypse! Run! This lyric video ... Read More
Scene News: Peter Criss discusses “One Last Time” at Melbourne Press Conference
At an exclusive press conference held in Melbourne yesterday, KISS founding member, Peter Criss, discussed his rock n roll journey, his cancer survival, and giving up rock n roll. Criss spoke about surviving cancer and wanting to educate men about breast cancer, "Yes, men can get breast cancer too", and help ... Read More
Scene News: Thunder Down Under roars into Kiss Konvention this weekend
THUNDER DOWN UNDER AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2017 Shout Out Loud Events are proud to announce The Thunder Down Under 2017 Australian Tour featuring former KISS guitarist and crowd favorite Bruce Kulick. Bruce will be performing with his local resident band Sisters Doll.  We have also have direct from the USA super ... Read More
Scene News: Thomas Wynn and the Believers convert rock, country and folk into their own unique sound with new album Wade Waist Deep
Meet Thomas Wynn and the Believers, an American band with a striking new organic rock record about building a better life, a life you really believe in. Named #1 Rock Band and #1 Country/Folk Band in the city for seven consecutive years by the Orlando Weekly, Thomas Wynn and the Believers are breaking beyond ... Read More
Scene News: Leaps and Bounds Music Festival 2017 reveal first round of 10-day Program  Thursday 13 – Sunday 23 July
Yarra City Council is excited to reveal the first round program of the Sounds Of Winter Program for the2017 Leaps and Bounds Music Festival, with all tickets on sale now via leapsandboundsmusicfestival.com. With a massive assortment of music-centric events set to take over Australia’s most bustling live music municipality, the ... Read More
Scene News: Superheist release ‘Raise Hell’ AAA Side + Announce Tour
After a 13 year hiatus ARIA nominated, Australian metal outfit SUPERHEIST are back and one thing is for sure, they are here to RAISE HELL. The band who have achieved gold record status and previously toured with rap god EMINEM are coming in hot. Superheist have delivered a heavy hitting ... Read More
Scene News: Lifestyle ~ Bodhi + Ride, Radiant Sol and Ritual Cryotherapy are hosting a Free Wellness Market
In the heart of Port Melbourne beats Melbourne’s premier wellness studio. Meet the mums behind Bodhi + Ride, Radiant Sol and Ritual Cryotherapy. Combining LA soul cycle influenced spin studio BODHI + RIDE, athletic wellbeing and recovery clinic RITUAL CRYOTHERAPY and zen haven RADIANT SOL YOGA the wellness co working clinic ... Read More
Scene News: All Crawl: James Reyne Plays Australian Crawl
Revisiting the hits with a national tour this August and September 2017 Acclaimed singer songwriter James Reyne has today announced he’ll be going on the road later this year, celebrating the songs of Australian Crawl with the ALL CRAWL Tour.  Commencing August 4 in Melbourne, he will visit Brisbane, Adelaide, ... Read More
Scene News: Kasabian Release Career Defining Album 'For Crying Out Loud'
AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE/STREAM NOW: http://smarturl.it/kasabianfcolau Kasabian are back with an explosive, career best album brimming with confidence, swagger and huge tunes. FOR CRYING OUT LOUD, their sixth studio album, is released today on Columbia Records through Sony Music Entertainment Australia.  Written and produced by Kasabian wizard Serge Pizzorno, and recorded ... Read More
Scene News: Australian Music Week is back at Cronulla Beach this November!
Australian Music Week conference and live show passes are now on sale. Buy early bird tickets. Go in the running to win a FENDER Paramount STD PM1 Dreadnought. AMW has established itself as an event to watch on the global stage, the music summit is back in it's home of Cronulla Beach in Sydney, NSW from 1st ... Read More
Scene News: Drummers' Special: Sydney Drum and Percussion Show, May 27 + 28
For the month of May, leading up to the Sydney Drum & Percussion show, What's My Scene will be celebrating DRUMMERS. Stay tuned for our exclusive Q&As, Snap Scene features, and much much more. Australian Music Association has today announced the inaugural Sydney Drum & Percussion Show set to engulf the Rosehill Gardens ... Read More
Scene News: One Electric Day Returns to Werribee for a Fifth year with John Farnham, Daryl Braithwaite, Baby Animals, Diesel & 1927
THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED ONE ELECTRIC DAY RETURNS TO WERRIBEE FOR A FIFTH YEAR JOHN FARNHAM, DARYL BRAITHWAITE, BABY ANIMALS, DIESEL & 1927 SUNDAY 26TH NOVEMBER 2017 | WERRIBEE PARK ON THE GREAT LAWN, WERRIBEE VIC TICKETS ON SALE 9AM ON MONDAY 1ST MAY 2017 Every year the highly anticipated ONE ... Read More
Scene News: Pre-sale starts at 9am today for Australia's one BROS Special Event Show on Saturday 4th November
A Telstra pre-sale starts at 9am today, Tuesday 2 May, through to 9am on Thursday 4 May. Go to telstra.com/music for details. 29 YEARS TO THE DAY…. BROS REUNITED AND RETURNING TO AUSTRALIA FOR ONE SPECIAL EVENT SHOW ON SATURDAY 4 NOVEMBER! Australian BROS fans demanded it and now TEG DAINTY ... Read More
Scene News: Localles release Wishing Well, just days before Ted O'Niel's open heart surgery.
There is something more behind the feel-good rock ‘n’ roll crafted by Localles. The classic good time rock is the mastermind of Ted O’Neil. Ted, more than most, knows how to channel frustrations into his craft, and utilise music as his outlet for expression.Disguised behind grungy guitars and catchy pop ... Read More
Scene News: NZ multi-instrumentalist Mihka Chee debuts ‘I Was Better’ single
 NZ multi-instrumentalist Mihka Chee releases debut single, ‘I Was Better’ featuring burlesque and string section at Record Crate, Sydney Launch. A tongue-in-cheek breakup song about forcing the past to stay where it belongs, ‘I Was Better’ is the debut single from NZ multi-instrumentalist Mihka Chee. An ode to getting off ... Read More
Scene News: NZ's Clap Clap Riot cancel Australian tour due to death of unofficial 6th member, Jeremy Toth
Clap Clap Riot’s album launch Australian tour — scheduled to run Thursday to Saturday this week — has unfortunately had to be cancelled due to the sudden and unexpected passing of the band’s close friend, Jeremy Toth, last weekend. Toth was an instrumental part of the band’s creative work, contributing ... Read More
Scene News: Bros Reunited and Returning to Australia for one Special Event Show on Saturday 4 November!
29 YEARS TO THE DAY…. BROS REUNITED AND RETURNING TO AUSTRALIA FOR ONE SPECIAL EVENT SHOW ON SATURDAY 4 NOVEMBER! Australian BROS fans demanded it and now TEG DAINTY can confirm the most highly anticipated pop reunion tour of the decade will visit Australia! BROS will play a special Australian ... Read More
Scene News: The Primitives release ‘New Thrills’ Maxi-Single - 5th May!
THE PRIMITIVES are back. Paul Court, Tig Williams and Tracy Tracy’s band continue to prove that they are in their second youth. After that exceptional album of covers called “Echoes And Rhymes” and their fantastic last album “Spin-O-Rama”, Elefant Records is releasing a magnificent 10” vinyl maxi-single with four new, original ... Read More
Scene News: Maya launches What After Now at the Toff In Town
Compelling future-soul vocalist, MAYA has today announced her thought-provoking new single, What After Now, an earnest pledge to live in each passing moment. Accompanying the track is an empowering, triumphant video that commands attention with its effortless cool, thanks to director Dayne Edward.  To celebrate the chic release, MAYA will ... Read More