Scene News: Coyle Girelli Shares Breathtaking New Single 'Here Comes My Baby' + Announces New Album 'Funland' Set For February 25 Release
NYC-based English troubadour Coyle Girelli is back with a breathtaking new single Here Comes My Baby, a song filled with sweet longing amidst a strange and confusing world. Here Comes My Baby is accompanied by a stunning visualiser, perfectly tailored to suit the yearning at the heart of the song. ... Read More
Scene News: Placebo Share New Single 'Try Better Next Time' From New Album 'Never Let Me Go' Out 25 March
PLACEBOSHARE NEW SINGLE, TRY BETTER NEXT TIME NEW ALBUM, NEVER LET ME GO OUT 25 MARCH, 2022 HI RES IMAGE PHOTO CREDIT: MADS PERCHHI RES COVER | TRY BETTER NEXT TIME COVER & WAV DOWNLOAD Placebo share brand-new single, Try Better Next Time. It follows recent new tracks Beautiful James ... Read More
Scene News: New Multidisciplinary Art Venue, THE MOTLEY BAUHAUS, Revitalises Melbourne's Independent Arts Sector
MELBOURNE TO GET A NEW MULTIDISCIPLINARY ART VENUE THE MOTLEY BAUHAUS OFFICIAL OPENING Thursday January 20 On January 20, The Motley Bauhaus (Melbourne’s premier independent art space dedicated to promoting skills based art practices) is launching a brand new 350 person capacity and uniquely independent arts venue right on the edge of ... Read More
Scene News: EVEN 'Reverse Light Years' album launches - Adelaide postponed, Sydney to proceed this Friday
EVEN postpone Adelaide launch for REVERSE LIGHT YEARS but confirm their Sydney launch - this Friday January 7 - will proceed, and their run of late January Melbourne launches remains on track Click to image to watch Even's latest single 'Cherry Afterglow' on YouTube and share Melbourne indie-rock legends EVEN, fresh from two rapturously received XMAS EVEN ... Read More
Scene News: NYE IN THE PARK is back for 2021 feat. PNAU, The Presets, What So Not, Spacey Jane, Illy and more....
NYE IN THE PARK IS BACK FOR 2021 Friday December 31 Victoria Park, City Road, Camperdown Sydney NSW Featuring: PNAU, The Presets, What So Not, Spacey Jane, Illy, Mashd N Kutcher, George Alice, Sumner, Jimmi The Kween, Yo! Mafia, Poof Doof Drag Jamboree and more.... Get ready Sydneysiders, your BEST.NEW ... Read More
Scene News: Secret Pop-Up Shows Headline Creative Summer In Melbourne
Secret Pop-Up Shows Headline Creative Summer In MelbourneThe Andrews Labor Government is delivering a creative summer like no other, with some of Australia’s biggest acts to deliver pop-up gigs at iconic outdoor locations around Melbourne’s CBD.Surprise free performances will electrify city streets with singing superstar Tones And I launched the ... Read More
Scene News: QUEEN’s Brian May tests positive for Coronavirus
Brian May’s Instagram post In a recent Instagram post, Brian May uploads photos of his results and states: “Yep. The shocking day finally came for me. The dreaded double red line. And yes - definitely NO sympathy please - it has been a truly horrible few days, but I’m OK ... Read More
Scene News: New home to amplify Victoria’s progressive music industry
Music Market is open – it’s the new home to support the Victorian music industry to come together to learn, collaborate and do business. Backed by the Victorian Government, Music Market is an accessible and flexible space that will sustain, develop and grow Victoria's contemporary music sector. Minister for Creative ... Read More
Scene News: Kuepper and White ride again!
Coinciding with the tour(s) has been a trio of retrospective releases from Kuepper including a first ever solo singles collection, a handpicked best of from Kuepper post-Saints outfit Laughing Clowns and a live release from Ed’s very own Saints tribute The Aints! ... Read More
Scene News: Midnight Oil Announce ‘Resist’: The New Album. The Final Tour.
Today Midnight Oil announced that this chapter of their career will come to a memorable close next year with the release of the other 12 new songs they recorded with Bones and a series of big gigs. Both are aptly titled Resist. The band also announced that this will be ... Read More
Scene News: By The C Heads To Hobart In 2022!
For the first time, By The C will head to Hobart and will present ICEHOUSE - Great Southern Land 2022 - The Concert Series and music lovers are set for a stellar line-up of artists with special guests JAMES REYNE & KILLING HEIDI ... Read More
Scene News: Steel Panther announce Re-Scheduled 'Heavy Metal Rules' Tour October 2022 with Sevendust
Originally announced in early 2020, Steel Panther's 'Heavy Metal Rules' tour alongside their good mates Sevendust has been re-scheduled a couple of times now - and though it has definitely felt like being edged for 18 months, they are now announcing when Fanthers will absolutely get to experience their release! ... Read More
Scene News: Third Man announce Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros' new live album & first ever vinyl collection
Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros—consisting of Bobby Weir, Don Was, Jay Lane and Jeff Chimenti—are set to release their first ever vinyl collection of recorded material. Bobby Weir & Wolf Bros: Live In Colorado is out February 18 on Third Man Records—their debut with the label ... Read More
Scene News: A Very TISMist Christmist
When was the last time a member of TISM stood on a stage? Ok… you could just about say that for anyone at the moment, but live music from TISM members doesn’t happen all that often. This December there are TWO shows featuring THREE ex-TISM members. Talk about all your ... Read More
Scene News: QV Club, a new Euro-summer inspired outdoor club at QV Melbourne
Greek Islands or Capri, the club comes complete with two pop-up bars, DJs and live music, and will run all the way until March ... Read More
Scene News: The Butterfly Effect Share Epic New Single 'So Tired'
Beloved Australian rockers The Butterfly Effect have today announced their commanding new single So Tired, a deep exploration of living life in the fast lane - offering a glimpse into the band’s hectic schedule and reckless partying back in the day, out today, November 17. ... Read More
Scene News: New guitarist for The Radiators
We're thrilled to welcome our new guitar player Martin Cilia (ex-Mental as Anything, Atlantics) to the fold. Martin has been a good friend of the band for many years and in the preparation for upcoming gigs, we've been blown away by Martin's playing style and we're sure you will be ... Read More
Scene News: Out on the Weekend Breaks Free This December in Williamstown
Melbourne’s much-loved OUT ON THE WEEKEND festival returns to Williamstown’s Seaworks on December 11 with a stellar All-Victorian line-up including Wagons, Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission, Liz Stringer, Lost Ragas, Warner Brothers, Sherry Rich & The Grievous Angels and more. ... Read More
Scene News: Songwriter Paula Standing shares previously unreleased material at the 2022 Tamworth Country Music Festival
After releasing her latest album The More I Give earlier in 2021, songwriter Paula Standing is excited to be showcasing some previously unreleased material at her performances at the 2022 Tamworth Country Music Festival ... Read More
Scene News: UNCAGED - Silverback Touring Announce New Festival Featuring All Australian and New Zealand Artists
Silverback Touring is ecstatic to announce and introduce Australia’s newest rock festival: UNCAGED. Kicking off in 2022, UNCAGED is a new rock festival experience with a diversely curated line up of hard rock, punk, metal and more. The initial offering will be an all Australian and Kiwi affair ... Read More
Scene News: Peter Hood (The Atlantics) 1943 - 2021
Peter Hood of the Atlantics has passed away in Queensland after a long illness. The band had an international hit with Bombora in 1963 and continued to record and release new music up until this year ... Read More
Scene News: AMYL & THE SNIFFERS' Singer's Random Act of Kindness Is What Lockdown Needed Right Now
Amy Taylor, singer of AMYL and THE SNIFFERS posted her Random Act of Kindness on her Instagram account yesterday. Check your messages NOW to see if you're one of the lucky five! Amy's Instagram post: ATTN MELBOURNe : GIVE AWAY!! - I have purchased bouquets of flowers from @rosestudio.s to ... Read More
Scene News: World Trailer Awards 2022 Announces Inaugural Competition Honouring the World’s Top Creatives in Entertainment Marketing ~ OPEN FOR ENTRIES
The first-ever World Trailer Awards is open for entries! London, U.K. and Los Angeles, CA (August 24, 2021) -- Announcing the Call for Entry for the inaugural World Trailer Awards (WTA), honouring the world’s best creatives who are marketing the world’s best entertainment. WTAs celebrate outstanding entertainment marketing across Cinema, ... Read More
Scene News: New Release: Everest by Martin Cilia
Martin Cilia, Australia’s premier surf guitarist & member of legendary surf band, The Atlantics and Mental As Anything has spent his lockdown recording new music and finding old unreleased tracks. This has resulted in a new album, Everest ... Read More
Scene News: Perth's Eli Greeneyes Drops New Single and Video 'She Don't Care' ~ and Goes On The Road.
Eli Greeneyes is exactly the kind of artist we need in 2021 – eccentric, exciting, guitar-driven pop reminiscent of classics Oasis and Something For Kate but also modern pop rulers Yungblud and even Billie Eilish – and now he has announced his electric new single and video She Don’t Care ... Read More
Scene News: Former TISM Singer Launches New Web-Series, DAMIAN COWELL’S DISCO MACHINE
DAMIAN COWELL’S DISCO MACHINE Former TISM singer launches new web-series, ‘Only The Shit You Love’ https://www.youtube.com/c/DamianCowellDC Damian Cowell, with another name, in another life, used to be one of the brains behind TISM. Now he has just kicked off the most ambitious project of his life. ‘Only The Shit You ... Read More
Scene News: JACK WHITE and THIRD MAN RECORDS ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF LONDON STORE, VENUE AND EUROPEAN HQ
JACK WHITE AND THIRD MAN RECORDS ANNOUNCE THE OPENING OF LONDON STORE, VENUE AND EUROPEAN HQ EXCLUSIVE THIRD MAN RELEASES FROM SOME OF THEIR FAVOURITE UK ARTISTS ANNOUNCED IN CELEBRATION OF THE STORE OPENING. 7" VINYL RELEASES BY PAUL WELLER, THE JESUS & MARY CHAIN, CORNERSHOP, GINA BIRCH (OF THE ... Read More
Scene News: DRAPHT Shares New Song 'PROBLEM HERE' featuring COMPLETE & ELI GREENEYES + NEW ALBUM 'SHADOWS AND SHININGS' OUT SEPT 10 + NATIONAL TOUR
Aussie hiphop king Drapht has shared his electrifying new track Problem Here, featuring fellow local Perth hypes Complete and Eli Greeneyes. Accompanied by a killer video, Problem Here is the second taste of the prolific artist’s brilliant new album Shadows and Shinings, an introspective and complex release demonstrative of Drapht’s ... Read More
Scene News: Lockdown Living ~ POLISH CLUB & BURGER HEAD TEAM UP TO CREATE A BURGER
“Polish Club have spent their time breaking new ground and subverting expectations with their blistering sound. Now We’re Cookin’ continues that thread, with their soulful, blues-rock sounding mixing with almost Nineties-like pop sensibilities at times, showcasing a truly understated versatility.” - ROLLING STONE | 4 STARS "...impossibly infectious." - TONE DEAF "David Novak’s voice ... Read More
Scene News: THE THE Announce new single ‘The Beat(en) Generation’ The Comeback Special album, film & book, out October 29
“When you combine the right songs with the right musicians and an audience that never forgot, it’s like coming home.” - Pete Paphides What started as an unforgettable live experience, and one of the band’s first performances after 16 years, now turns into an extraordinary live album, film & book as Matt ... Read More
Scene News: The Ugly Kings Release “The Devil Comes With A Smile” from new album, Strange, Strange Times, out Aug 13 via Napalm
Band Photo By Joel Adams Melbourne vintage rockers THE UGLY KINGS will release their highly anticipated new album, entitled Strange, Strange Times, on August 13, 2021 via Napalm Records. Following 2018’s Darkness Is My Home, which was lauded by the likes of Classic Rock Magazineand Loud Mag upon release, with Strange, Strange Times, the four- piece is poised to ... Read More
Scene News: ARCHIE ROACH Opens his Heart and Home for the ‘KITCHEN TABLE YARNS’ and Announces the Launch of the inaugural THE ARCHIE ROACH FOUNDATION STAGE at 2022 Port Fairy Folk Festival
National treasure, Archie Roach is thrilled to announce the launch of the inaugural THE ARCHIE ROACH FOUNDATION STAGE at 2022 Port Fairy Folk Festival. The stage will be curated by Archie Roach and the local Gunditjmara community of southwest Victoria, and will provide the opportunity to share the ancient knowledge of ... Read More
Scene News: BRIGITTE BARDINI Unveils Dreamy New Single and Video, Heartbreaker, Lifted from Debut Album Stellar Lights, Released August 30
Upcoming singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Brigitte Bardini has shared her wistful new single Heartbreaker, a hypothetical journey into the terrifying possibility of losing a loved one. Heartbreaker is the third taste of the self-produced forthcoming debut album from Brigitte Bardini, Stellar Lights, set for release on August 30. Heartbreaker is lush and sprawling, just like previous singles Aphrodite and Wild Ride, but ... Read More
Scene News: Victorian Opera To Reschedule THE WHO'S TOMMY
As Melbourne’s sixth lockdown continues, Victorian Opera is unable to present The Who’s Tommy as planned from 13 – 21 August at the Palais Theatre, St Kilda. Determined to stage the Australian premiere of this high-octane rock musical, the company is rescheduling the production to February 2022. Details of new ... Read More
Scene News: Tim Rogers Joins Hard-Ons Shock!! First Photo!
Iconic Aus Rock dandy joins favourite band from his teenage years! Ageless Sydney punk-rock heroes solve their lead singer problem by handing long-time fan-boy the mic! Could it really mean…?! YES, TIM ROGERS HAS JOINED THE HARD-ONS! Tim Rogers has joined record-breaking and trail-blazing Sydney punks the Hard-Ons as lead ... Read More
Scene News: Full Tilt Festival Reschedules The Brisbane Edition
FULL TILT FESTIVAL RESCHEDULES THE BRISBANE EDITION It’s another devastating blow, but due to the current Covid-19 lockdowns, restrictions and border closures, we have been left with no choice to reschedule the Brisbane edition of Full Tilt Festival. The new rescheduled date is Saturday 8 January, 2022 at Eaton’s Hill Outdoors. We are thrilled to announce ... Read More
Scene News: BUCKCHERRY and FOZZY Announce February 2022 Australian Tour
BUCKCHERRY and FOZZY Announce February 2022 Australian Tour It has been a tumultuous year and a half for Australian rock fans with no new international tour announcements but that changes now. With the governments four phase plan underway, which anticipates more flexible travel for internationals by ... Read More
Scene News: Victorian Opera Announces New Cast Members for THE WHO'S TOMMY Opening 13th August
VICTORIAN OPERA ANNOUNCES NEW CAST MEMBERS FOR THE WHO’S TOMMY A year after it was originally scheduled, Victorian Opera is finally set to present the Australian premiere of five-time Tony Award-winning musical The Who’s Tommy. Based on The Who’s legendary 1969 concept album Tommy, which sold over 20 million copies, the ... Read More
Scene News: Nick Barker To Release New Single‘Where I Wanna Be’, feat. Felicity Urquhart
Nick Barker has been a familiar painting hanging on the walls of the Australian music scene since the late 1980s. He further rose to prominence with his band The Reptiles, releasing the hit cover version of Steve Harley’s ‘Make Me Smile’. Now, Nick Barker has released a new track ‘Where I Wanna Be’ (feat. Felicity Urquhart) via Golden Robot ... Read More
Scene News: Iron Maiden Take Inspiration From The East For Their 17th Studio Album, ‘Senjutsu’ | Out September 3rd
Iron Maiden Take Inspiration From The East For Their 17th Studio Album, ‘Senjutsu’ Brand new double album shows band maintain razor sharp creative edge as Samurai Eddie unleashed after video debut Parlophone Records is thrilled to announce the release ofIRON MAIDEN’s 17th studio album Senjutsu, their first in 6 years, ... Read More
Scene News: LATE '70s SYDNEY PUNK/GARAGE-ROCK LEGENDS THE LIPSTICK KILLERS GET DEFINITIVE ANTHOLOGY RELEASE
‘STRANGE FLASH – STUDIO & LIVE ’78-81’ - TO BE RELEASED JUNE 25 ON 2LP, 2CD AND DIGITALLY - CONTAINS ALL THE GROUP'S PREVIOUSLY RELEASED RECORDINGS PLUS LOADS OF UNRELEASED TRACKS. INCLUDES DENIZ TEK- PRODUCED CLASSIC 45 "HINDU GODS OF LOVE", PREVIOUSLY UNHEARD, ALBUM-LENGTH LOBBY LOYDE-PRODUCED DEMO SESSION AND MORE “The Lipstick Killers were easily ... Read More
Scene News: 'Some of My Best Work' Podcast Launches About Artists' Own Fave Songs, presented by Music and Culture Journalist, Jane Rocca
Some of My Best Work is hosted by Jane Rocca, highly experienced music and culture journalist. Tune in to discover which songs top Australian & international artists view as their personal best Subscribe and listen to the trailer + episode one:Show website,Apple Podcasts,Spotify and all other podcast apps.https://pod.fo/e/d88c2 ... Read More
Scene News: DEE SNIDER Announces Live Stream Concert Event on July 29 ahead of his Fifth Full-Length Solo Album, Leave A Scar, out July 30 via Napalm Records
Legendary heavy metal vocalist and pop culture icon DEE SNIDER recently announced his triumphant fifth full-length album, Leave A Scar, out July 30, 2021 via Napalm Records. To commemorate the release of his new album, DEE SNIDER has announced a streaming event for his fans on Thursday, July 29. All ticket buyers will gain access to the ... Read More
Scene News: THIRTY YEARS OF TEN: Pearl Jam Tribute - Australian Shows Announced
‘’THIRTY YEARS OF TEN’’: PEARL JAM TRIBUTE From a Seattle basement, through to the rock ’n’ roll hall of fame, PEARL JAM have stood the test of time and stand alongside other iconic Seattle bands, Nirvana, Soundgarden and Alice in Chains, as a band that changed the face of music, ... Read More
Scene News: The Phantom of the Opera postponed to 2022 #supportartists #keepyourticket
Opera Australia is disappointed to announce the forced postponement of their production of ThePhantom of the Opera that was scheduled to open at the Sydney Opera House in September and Arts Centre Melbourne in November. The company has taken the incredibly difficult step to postpone both seasons due to the ... Read More
Scene News: SABATON Release New 2-Track Single ‘Kingdom Come / Metal Trilogy’
SABATON Release New 2-Track Single ‘Kingdom Come / Metal Trilogy’ Limited Vinyl already sold out! There is no rest for the wicked: After already releasing a set of fantastic singles once again proving the inexhaustible creativity of SABATON, the band releases a cover version of MANOWAR's 'Kingdom Come' - born as a ... Read More
Scene News: The Datsuns premiere Sci-Fi inspired, dystopian riff rockin' 'Dehumanise' video, directed by Sam Kristofski
THE DATSUNS Release 'Dehumanise' video + 'Suspicion' released as limited edition 7” + Limited edition white version of Eye To Eye album now available. 'Dehumanise' is the third single to be released from the new album EYE TO EYE from New Zealand's Lords of Loud, The Datsuns. Emotions railing against the system ... Read More
Scene News: Golden Robot Records To Give Away Free Albums On Cd & Vinyl To Aussies With Proof Of Covid Vaccination
In a world first, Golden Robot Records have today announced ROCK THE VAX, an initiative to unite music lovers and inspire the rock public of Australia to go and get vaccinated in exchange for a free album (vinyl or CD) from the extensive Golden Robot Records (GRR) back catalogue, while ... Read More
Scene News: SLOW CLAP launches new creative outsourcing service for the music industry, the Slow Clap Creative Connector Portal.
In an Australian first, Melbourne-based music promo and management company Slow Clap has announced the arrival of the Slow Clap Creative Connector Portal, a new digital resource and creative outsourcing service designed to connect local creatives with future campaign work and projects. The Slow Clap Creative Connector Portal, which was funded through ... Read More
Scene News: SPRING LOADED ADDS TWO MAMMOTH SHOWS - EATONS HILL OUTDOORS (BRIS) AND SIDNEY MYER MUSIC BOWL (MEL)
ULTIMATE AUSSIE ALT ROCK FESTIVAL ADDS TWO MAMMOTH SHOWS Off the back of the blockbuster success that was the sold out Bribie Island Spring Loaded event on the weekend and Sydney’s absolute crowd pleaser last month, Empire Touring is elated to announce two new mammoth Spring Loaded shows set to ... Read More
Scene News: King Parrot’s 10 Year Anniversary Tour tour starts this Friday!
King Parrots “10 Years Of The Grindin’ Frashin’ Punk Rock Wrecking Machine” tour starts this Friday! King Parrot is synonymous with hell-raising live shows of pure carnage, off the cuff shit-stirring commentary and just flat out laying a crowd completely to waste, leaving nothing behind. This weekend sees one of ... Read More
Scene News: Steve Kilbey New ALBUM In AIR Charts
The new Steve Kilbey and The Winged Heels double album 'The Hall of Counterfeits' is OUT NOW and has scored Top 20 chart positions in the AIR 100% Independent chart the past few weeks and a number 1 single on the soundslikecafe playlist charts. "That was a really beautiful journey - an ... Read More
Scene News: Phil Jamieson & Davey Lane play exclusive Melbourne show next week ~7th July~ at Brunswick Ballroom
In a rare treat for Melbourne Aussie rock lovers, Grinspoon frontman Phil Jamieson and band are playing a unique one off show with special guest Davey Lane of You Am I. The show is happening Wednesday July 7 at the Brunswick Ballroom. Phil and Davey's appearance together follows the release ... Read More
Scene News: LOUDFEST - A TRIBUTE FESTIVAL - is ready to rock Melbourne
LOUDFEST - A TRIBUTE FESTIVAL - Melbourne Presented by SILVERBACK TOURING. Tribute shows excite and polarise equally but there is no denying the thirst for nostalgia currently in Australia with the re-emergence of a vibrant tribute scene. Long gone is the stigma of “just a cover band” or as Danny ... Read More
Scene News: You're Invited to UNINVITED: THE SONGS OF ALANIS MORISSETTE AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2021
CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF THE GRAMMY AWARD WINNER PERFORMED BY KATIE WESTON UNINVITED celebrates the music of Grammy Award winning artist, Alanis Morissette in an unforgettable live show. The tour kicks off in Melbourne on July 9th before embarking on a 15-date tour across metro and regional Australia throughout 2021 ... Read More
Scene News: THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA AUSTRALIAN CAST ANNOUNCED
Opera Australia and the Really Useful Group announce CAMERON MACKINTOSH’S Spectacular New Production of ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER’S THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA FULL CAST ANNOUNCED SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE FROM SEPTEMBER 3RD ARTS CENTRE MELBOURNE FROM NOVEMBER 14TH TICKETS ON SALE NOW PHANTOMOFTHEOPERA.COM.AU Opera Australia in association with The Really Useful ... Read More
Scene News: SUNSET SOUNDS SET TO DELIGHT HASTINGS FORESHORE RESERVE ON NOVEMBER 28, 2021
Iconic mainstay festival Sunset Sounds is thrilled to get Victoria in on the action, set to delight music lovers at Hastings Foreshore Reserve on November 28. This epic Sunday session will kick off at 1pm (gates at 12pm) and will wrap by 8pm and will feature an impressive lineup of some of ... Read More
Scene News: NUCLEAR BLAST RECORDS 36 bands to play HELLFEST 2022!
HELLFEST announced the almost complete line-up for their 15th anniversary edition and set the bar high with an XXL line-up shaking the grounds of Clisson, France, from June 17th to June 26th in 2022. NUCLEAR BLAST is proud to announce that not less than 36 bands from the label roster are under ... Read More
Scene News: AMY SHARK's 'CRY FOREVER' Tour News
NATIONAL CRY FOREVER TOUR TO KICK OFF IN NEWCASTLE TOMORROW NEWCASTLE, HOBART, GOLD COAST, ADELAIDE SOLD OUT ROD LAVER ARENA RESCHEDULED TO SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 4 MEDIA RELEASE:: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, THURSDAY JUNE 10 Armed with her ARIA #1 Cry Forever album, Amy Shark will kick off her Cry Forever national ... Read More
Scene News: THE THE Return with The Comeback Special album, film & book Out Oct 1st
“When you combine the right songs with the right musicians and an audience that never forgot, it’s like coming home.” - Pete Paphides What started as an unforgettable live experience, and one of the band’s first performances after 16 years, now turns into an extraordinary live album, film & ... Read More
Scene News: Bullet For My Valentine To Release Seventh Studio Album 'Bullet For My Valentine' Out October 22. New Single 'Knives' Out Now.
PHOTO CREDIT: FIONA GARDEN Today, Bullet For My Valentine announce their self-titled, seventh album Bullet For My Valentine. The record will be released on October 22 via Spinefarm / Search & Destroy and sees the band open a bold new chapter. It's easily their heaviest, fiercest album so far. Watch the video for the new single Knives, directed by Fiona Garden here: "This ... Read More
Scene News: The Atlantics - Flight of the Surf Guitar 21st Anniversary Edition
In 1963 The Atlantics were at the forefront of surf music in Australia, with their classic surf instrumental "Bombora" sitting for eight weeks at No. 1 in the Top 40 charts around Australia ... Read More
Scene News: Swedish trash glam metallers, ToxicRose, To Release New Single ‘Outta Time’
ToxicRose delivers that classic Swedish trash glam metal sound that they have become a world leader in. ToxicRose heavily appeals to fans of fellow Swedes Crazy Lixx, Hardcore Superstar, Crashdiet, and bands like Wildstreet, Black Veil Brides and Escape The Fate. Pre-Save/Pre-Order to 'Outta Time' HERE ABOUT TOXIC ROSE ToxicRose was formed in 2010, in Stockholm, Sweden. They instantly made a ... Read More
Scene News: ED KUEPPER & JIM WHITE Add More Shows!
KUEPPER WHITE - ROCK ’N’ ROLL IS FOREVER BABY!!! "Two week quarantine in Sydney ends tonight! Eva and I celebrating by going to hear Ed Kuepper and Jim White at a little place called the Sydney Opera House! Psyched because rock n roll is forever baby!!!!!” - Thurston Moore And ... Read More
Scene News: MONTANA SHARP Announces Daring New Single and Video, 'POWER'
After wowing audiences with her breathtaking debut single and video Greenhouse in 2020, Montana Sharp is back with her magnificent follow up single Power – a layered theatrical pop track about the pros and cons of wielding emotional power as a woman in a romantic relationship, released on May 7 ... Read More
Scene News: Aussie Glam Rockers TASTE Play LIVE For The First Time In Over 12 Months
TASTE PLAYING LIVE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN OVER 12 MONTHS AT THE OAKLEIGH CARNEGIE RSL – LIVE MUSIC VENUE FOR ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY SATURDAY AUGUST 7 TASTE the original Australian glam-rockers still have a loyal legion of fans dating back to their venue-packing beginnings in the 1970s when they ... Read More
Scene News: NYC blues-rockers JANE LEE HOOKER return with summer anthem 'Drive'
Jane Lee Hooker’s “grapevine” writing sessions result in new single Drive out now. Jane Lee Hooker received rave reviews from fans and music press around the globe when they released Jericho in January 2021 – the band’s first new music since 2017. Jane Lee Hooker follow up that track with ... Read More
Scene News: END OF THE LINE - The Music of The Traveling Wilburys - Supergroup covers Supergroup at The Athenaeum
The Traveling Wilburys is perhaps the world’s most iconic supergroup. The diversity of the singer-songwriters in the group, their tongue-in-cheek pseudonyms for each other, how they came together and of course their music, which lives on forever, will all be part of ‘End Of The Line - The Music of ... Read More
Scene News: FOZZY Drop Unprecedented Video For New Single 'Sane'
Photo credit: Adrienne Beacco FOZZY DROP UNPRECEDENTED VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE ‘SANE’ Powerhouse rockers Fozzy drop their breathtaking, unprecedented music video for ‘Sane’ filmed on the longest wooden rollercoaster on the planet today!! Get a first-hand view of the madness as the band literally defies gravity, by reaching top ... Read More
Scene News: The Datsuns new album 'EYE TO EYE" out today!
Seven years hath passed since the last release action from NewZild's most noted crafters of classic (as in some of sort of ‘70s-inspired grunge-metal meets garage) rock. And two whole decades are done and dusted since they took the Northern hemisphere by storm, leading the back-to-rock charge at the beginning ... Read More
Scene News: AUSSIE MADE: The Poor, Palace Of The King, Dead City Ruins and Black Cardinals East Coast Tour
AUSSIE MADE: The Poor, Palace Of The King, Dead City Ruins and Black Cardinals East Coast Tour SILVERBACK TOURING knows the importance of live music, the effect it has on us all and the fact it’s something we have been sadly missing due to a Global Event that none of ... Read More
Scene News: Ian Moss Announces The ‘Two Night Only’ Tour
Ian Moss is thrilled to announce his first full band shows in Sydney in 18 months at The Factory Theatre in Marrickville on Thursday 20 May and Friday 21 May 2021 ... Read More
Scene News: Hoodoo Gurus return to stages across Australia for '40th Anniversary Tour' this December with very special guests The Dandy Warhols
Click here to download editorial images, media release + tour artwork HOODOO GURUS RETURN TO STAGES ACROSS AUSTRALIA FOR 40th ANNIVERSARY TOUR THIS DECEMBER WITH VERY SPECIAL GUESTS THE DANDY WARHOLS Hoodoo Gurus announce five-date Australian tour this December playing Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide and Perth The iconic Australian rock ... Read More
Scene News: BUCKCHERRY Announce New Album HELLBOUND 'So Hott' Single and Video Out Now
BUCKCHERRY ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM HELLBOUND ‘SO HOTT’ SINGLE and VIDEO OUT NOW WATCH: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OXkpd5ciP9s Buckcherry will release their 9th studio album Hellbound on June 25th. The 10-track record was produced by Marti Frederiksen, who previously produced the band's 4th album, Black Butterfly, and co-wrote one of their biggest hits ‘Sorry.’ ... Read More
Scene News: Jack Ladder - 'Hurtsville' 10 Year Re-Issue + Demos Out Now
JACK LADDER 'HURTSVILLE' RE-ISSUE, DEMOS & 'HURT BOOK' ESSAYS OUT NOW VIA ENDLESS RECORDINGS PURCHASE HERE LAUNCH SHOWS IN MELBOURNE & SYDNEY IN MAY W/ SPECIAL GUEST SARAH MARY CHADWICK Photo: Mclean Stephenson Today, Jack Ladder shares the reissue of his 2011 magnum opus Hurtsville, out to the world now on limited edition vinyl ... Read More
Scene News: WHAT SO NOT Releases New Single 'THE CHANGE' Featuring DMA'S
What So Not (Chris Emerson) returns from a yearlong hiatus by releasing 'The Change', a striking, thunderous collaboration with fellow Australians DMA’S HERE. If the response to the then-unreleased song at recent Australian What So Not live shows is an indication of what’s to come - then we’re in for ... Read More
Scene News: Starset release new transmission 'Infected'
STARSET have released a new transmission "INFECTED." The song was assembled to celebrate the two-year anniversary of the globally-renowned Arknights video game, which is set in a dystopian, post-apocalyptic future. STREAM/PURCHASE HERE Read Mary Boukouvalas' STARSET Snap Scene here Snap Scene: Starset – Max Watt’s House of Music, 12th August 2017 Check out Mary Boukouvalas' ... Read More
Review Scene: April Sun You Am I, Magic Dirt, Dallas Crane, The Casanovas ~ St Kilda Triangle, 22nd April 2021
Great idea, the April Sun gigs. Impressive venue incorporating quality food, awesome stage vision and most importantly class acts. Distant views of the docks in Melbourne were on show, framed by St Kilda’s famous palm trees, fairy lights providing solace on a chilly night. Thursday night’s show started early which suited some. The Casanovas ... Read More
Scene News: The Offspring Release 10th Studio Album 'Let The Bad Times Roll'
ICONIC ROCK BAND THE OFFSPRING RELEASE 10TH STUDIO ALBUM, LET THE BAD TIMES ROLL ... GRAB ... Read More
Scene News: TEENAGE FANCLUB Share New Single 'I'm More Inclined' From New Album 'Endless Arcade' To Be Released April 30 via PeMa
Teenage Fanclub’s Endless Arcade, already a hotly-anticipated release this year according to Pitchfork and The Guardian, arrives on its new release date of April 30, 2021. The band have just shared the next single from the album, the Norman Blake-penned 'I’m More Inclined’ The band’s Raymond McGinley says: “When we first starting talking about getting songs together for a ... Read More
Scene News: The Screaming Jets Announce 30tTh Anniversary Of 'All For One' With Re Release And National Tour
THE SCREAMING JETS ANNOUNCE 30TH ANNIVERSARY RE-RELEASE OF DEBUT ALBUM ‘ALL FOR ONE’ ON AUGUST 13 PRE SAVE HERE PLUS NATIONAL TOUR DATES JULY TO OCTOBER ‘ALL FOR ONE’ SHOWCASES SOME OF THE BAND’S MOST LOVED SONGS – ‘BETTER’, ‘C’MON’, ‘NEEDLE’ AND MORE The Screaming Jets are: Dave Gleeson (Vocals), Paul ... Read More
Scene News: POSTPONED. Under The Southern Stars Concert Series To Move to 2022
The Under the Southern Stars spectacular concert series featuring Cheap Trick, Bush and Stone Temple Pilots has regrettably and unfortunately been postponed. Again ... Read More
Scene News: Jack Daniel’s LIVE AT LAST - Brisbane show announced. Presented by Secret Sounds.
Jack Daniel’s & Secret Sounds present LIVE AT LAST Last Dinosaurs & Dear Seattle at The Triffid, Brisbane | Wednesday 28 April Head to secretsounds.com now to enter for your chance to win tickets Following the recent announce of national initiative, LIVE AT LAST, Jack Daniel’s is thrilled to announce thatLast Dinosaurs and Dear Seattle will ... Read More
Scene News: DRUMMER QUEENS Don't Miss A Beat As They Set to explode in Melbourne on April 28 + Then Tour Nationally!
On April 28, the new must-see original Australian theatrical experience DRUMMER QUEENS will open at the Comedy Theatre in a powerful explosion of female rhythm and movement-the season runs until May 8. The show recently had its hugely successful World Premiere season in Sydney at the Lyric Theatre. Following Melbourne, ... Read More
Scene News: ARIA Award Winner and National Hero, NORMIE ROWE, is SHAKIN' ALL OVER at MEMO Music Hall on ANZAC DAY EVE
The Normie Rowe Show – “Shakin’ All Over” – MEMO Music Hall - Sat 24 Apr 2021, 6:30pm NORMIE ROWE & The Playboys Make no mistake, Normie Rowe & The Playboys were huge! The nearest to them was The Easybeats. They’ve never sounded better – and they’ve never had more ... Read More
Scene News: HEART of BONE Salutes AC/DC With A Rockin' Collection, Proudly Presented By Custom Creed
HEART OF BONE SALUTES AC/DC PROUDLY PRESENTED BYCUSTOM CREED For those about to rock… Almost two years in the making, this incredible collection fuses technology and traditional craftsmanship, HEART OF BONE SALUTES AC/DC. A high voltage unisex collection inspired by the band’s rock n’ roll legacy. There is something for ... Read More
Scene News: CANNON return with new single 'Light In The Fog' + announce debut album CONNEXION out Friday 4 June
Beloved noughties indie rock outfit Cannon return with their first single of the year, ‘Light In The Fog’ lifted from their anticipated debut album Connexion. Following on from last year’s long-awaited track and instant fan favourite ‘Enemy’, the Melbourne three-piece are thrilled to share this second taste of Connexion and reveal that the debut LP will finally be ... Read More
Scene News: THE DATSUNS Release New Digital Single 'SUSPICION'
New Zealand’s Lords of Loud are back! THE DATSUNS RELEASE NEW DIGITAL SINGLE 'SUSPICION' Taken from the bands seventh studio album EYE TO EYE Out Friday May 28th LP, CD & digital on Hellsquad Records Pre order the album here // www.thedatsuns.com 'Suspicion' is the second serving from the latest batch of DATSUNS tunes, now ready to ... Read More
Scene News: CANNIBAL CORPSE Reveal Details For New Album, Violence Unimagined, Out April 16
On April 16, Cannibal Corpse will release their fifteenth studio album, Violence Unimagined, via Metal Blade Records. For a preview of the record, the new single "Inhumane Harvest" can be heard at:metalblade.com/cannibalcorpse where Violence Unimagined is also available for pre-order. Comprised of eleven tracks, Violence Unimagined is state of the ... Read More
Scene News: CrewCare announce Roady4Roadies' performers NATIONALLY this SUNDAY 11th April
CREWCARE ANNOUNCE SPECIAL PERFORMANCES AT NATIONAL ROADY4ROADIES EVENTS TOUR PROMOTERS JOIN TOGETHER TO ENSURE NO ROADIE MISSES OUT #Roady4Roadies With under a week to go until we celebrate the unsung heroes of every music event you’ve ever been to, CrewCare are pleased to announce the special guest performers at each of the Roady4Roadies events ... Read More
Scene News: DEVIL SOLD HIS SOUL Release New Album LOSS On April 9th!
UK based Ambient Post hardcore outfit DEVIL SOLD HIS SOUL will release their new album Loss on April 9th: - their first release under the wings of Nuclear Blast Records. Adding a little bit more fuel to the fire of excitement, the band releases a new earsplitting excellent single today ... Read More
Scene News: GORILLAZ TURNZ 20!
Last Friday marked 20 years since four outsiders were drawn together to seize the title of biggest virtual band in the world with the release of their eponymous debut album Gorillaz on 26th March 2001. Created by musician Damon Albarn and artist Jamie Hewlett, singer 2D, bassist Murdoc Niccals, drummer Russel Hobbs and Japanese guitar prodigy Noodle were formed following a collision of ... Read More
Scene News: Kim Salmon and Stu Thomas present The Surrealists' Exhibition
Kim Salmon and Stu Thomas play in a band called Kim Salmon and The Surrealists. Now they have taken up the challenge of a joint exhibition of their visual art. Their works are wildly divergent from each other, yet they are both drawn to Surrealism as an art form and ... Read More
Scene News: RocKwiz’s Really Really Good Friday makes its way to Live at the Bowl
It was 12 years ago that RocKwiz saluted the Sidney Myer Music Bowl as part of its 50th anniversary celebration but now RocKwiz’s Really Really Good Friday makes its triumphant debut at the iconic venue as part of Live at the Bowl on Friday 2 April. “We’re all flooded with ... Read More
Scene News: BLUESFEST IS CANCELLED FOR TWO YEARS IN A ROW
BLUESFEST IS CANCELLED FOR TWO YEARS IN A ROW After consultations with NSW Health and the NSW Minister for Health, Brad Hazzard, sadly they have arrived at the decision that it is in the interests of the safety of everyone the festival be cancelled over the Easter period and re-scheduled to ... Read More
Scene News: BILLY F GIBBONS Releases 'West Coast Junkie', The First Track From Forthcoming HARDWARE Album
Hardware, the third solo album from ZZ Top front man Billy Gibbons, has wrapped recording and post-production and is set for release June 4th by Concord Records. The album was recorded at Escape Studio in California’s high desert, near Palm Springs, and was produced by Gibbons along with Matt Sorum and Mike Fiorentino with engineer Chad Shlosser providing additional production. The album’s ... Read More
Scene News: LAMB OF GOD Premieres New Lyric Video for 'Hyperthermic/Accelerate' and 'Routes' Quarantine Session video feat. Chuck Billy
LAMB OF GOD Premieres New Lyric Video for 'Hyperthermic/Accelerate' and 'Routes' Quarantine Session video feat. Chuck Billy Lamb Of God Live In Richmond, VA Is Out NOW! LAMB OF GOD is celebrating the release of the live edition of last year’s critically acclaimed self-titled album with a new lyric video ... Read More
Snap Scene: Michael Gudinski's State Memorial, Rod Laver Arena 24th March 2021
Photos from the state memorial of Michael Gudinski. The gallery will be updated throughout the night ... Read More
Scene News: The Order of Service for the State Memorial of Michael Solomon Gudinski
The Order of Service has been released for tonight's State Memorial for music mogul Michael Gudinski ... Read More
Scene News: Ultimate Aussie Alt Rock Festival 'SPRING LOADED' Set To Thrill Australia with NINE Colossal Shows in 2021!
After the blockbuster success of the inaugural festival in Queensland pre-covid, Empire Touring is elated to announce Spring Loaded is back and larger than ever, declaring a triumphant return to live music with nine festival dates set to rock around Australia in a bid to pay homage to some of the country’s most beloved festivals gone by including Big Day Out and Homebake. With a colossal lineup dripping in 90s Aussie altrock nostalgia, 2021’s shows ... Read More
Scene News: Pete Murray Added To Bluesfest 2021 Lineup
The quiet achiever of Australian music, Pete Murray has today released his anticipated new EP, The Night, and this week announced he’ll be joining the Bluesfest 2021 lineup alongside Tash Sultana, The Teskey Brothers, Ocean Alley and more. After impressing with Found My Place, his driving song about offering wisdom ... Read More
Scene News: Private Function reveal national run of shows with 'Whose Tour Is It Anyway?'
Private Function announce huge national run, 'Whose Tour Is It Anyway?' "Private Function might just be strong contenders for the title of the best band in Australia right now... a group who use their platform to succeed in the rock world while simultaneously turning the genre back on itself and laughing ... Read More
Scene News: Mental As Anything's Reg & Pete congratulate Rangers on Scottish Premiership win
In December last year Australians became aware that the Glasgow Rangers Football Club had adopted Mental As Anything's "Live It Up" as their unofficial anthem. The song shot to the top of the UK iTunes charts over Christmas - no mean feat. This was a bittersweet moment for Mental As ... Read More
Scene News: THE DATSUNS Release Mind-Melding New Single 'BRAIN TO BRAIN' & Announce New Album 'EYE TO EYE'
THEY’RE BACK! THE DATSUNS, TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY RETURN-TO-ROCK RIFF-MEISTERS, RELEASE MIND-MELDING NEW SINGLE “BRAIN TO BRAIN” AND ANNOUNCE MAY 28 RELEASE OF SEVENTH STUDIO ALBUM EYE TO EYE! New Zealand’s Lords of Loud return with first new music in 7 years, and a crazed ‘70s science documentary-styled video! Seven years hath passed since the last release action from NewZild's most noted crafters ... Read More
Scene News: Brunswick Ballroom Opening Gala and David Parker's Photo Exhibition
Check out the message from Will Ewing, the Brunswick Ballroom Venue Director: BRUNSWICK BALLROOM OPENING G’day! From the bottom of my heart, I want to thank everyone that has supported the Brunswick Ballroom, be that with their labour, their counsel or their patronage. The team at the ‘BB’ enjoyed a ... Read More
Scene News: HARD-ONS Doco In Production And Part of Documentary Australia Foundation's Support Program
HARD-ONS: THE MOST AUSTRALIAN BAND EVER! FEATURE-LENGTH DOCUMENTARY NOW IN PRODUCTION AND ACCEPTING TAX-DEDUCTABLE DONATIONS.DONATE NOW VIA DOCUMENTARY AUSTRALIA FOUNDATION AND FORCE THE ATO AND THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO SUPPORT AUSTRALIA’S MOST INFLUENTIAL PUNK BAND OF THE ‘80’S AND BEYOND! “I fucken love the Hard-Ons!” - Eamon (The Chats) “(The Hard-Ons) opened my eyes ... Read More
Scene News: The Last Kiss Australian Tour Announced
FINAL AUSTRALIAN TOUR SET FOR NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2021! Promoters One World Entertainment and TEG Live today announced that rock n roll legends KISS will bring their spectacular ‘End Of The Road’ tour to Australia later this year. In news that will thrill their legions of Aussie fans, the tour will commence ... Read More
Scene News: Rescheduled shows for the HARD-ONS' Peter Black
Photo by Alec Smart Photos Rescheduled Dates in VIC: Thursday 4th March - Barwon Club Hotel , Geelong Friday 5th March - The Taproom , Castlemaine Saturday 6th March - the Tote & Sunday 7th March - The Eastern in Ballarat Tickets have been transferred to the new dates ... Read More
Scene News: The Offspring Release First New Music In Almost A Decade. 'Let The Bad Times Roll' Set for April 16 Release
ICONIC ROCK BAND THE OFFSPRINGRELEASE FIRST NEW MUSIC IN ALMOST A DECADE LET THE BAD TIMES ROLLSET FOR RELEASE APRIL 16 ON CONCORD RECORDSFIRST SINGLE AVAILABLE NOWPHOTO CREDIT: DAVEED BENITO One of the best-selling punk rock bands of all time, THE OFFSPRING have set a release date for their first ... Read More
Scene News: The Casanovas To Finally Launch Acclaimed “Reptilian Overlord“ Album!!
Better late than never, Melbourne’s the Casanovas will get back to doing what they do best – rock’n’rolling under lights, on a stage, in front of an audience – when they launch their much-acclaimed fourth album REPTILIAN OVERLOARD at Richmond’s Corner Hotel on March 6 ... Read More
Scene News: Bob Evans Announces New Single And Video 'Concrete Heart'
Renowned Australian singer songwriter, Bob Evans has today announced his new single Concrete Heart, a stunning, sunny track featuring harmonies from Stella Donnelly, out today, February 18 ... Read More
Scene News: Gippsland Country Music Festival’s inaugural event looks set for a sell-out
The inaugural Gippsland Country Music Festival looks set to sell-out well in advance of the event. Organisers have been overwhelmed by the support by country music fans, with pre-sale allocation, as well as first and second release tickets all selling out. Third and final release tickets are now on sale, ... Read More
Scene News: Crowded House: Band Set To Release First New Album In Over A Decade, "Dreamers Are Waiting"
Iconic band CROWDED HOUSE reveal a new single “To The Island” and announce their forthcoming album Dreamers Are Waiting will be available June 4 from EMI Music Australia ... Read More
Scene News: Midnight Oil to play 'Makarrata Live' intimate warm-up show on 25 Feb at Sydney's Enmore Theatre with First Nations collaborators
Frontier Touring are excited to announce that as part of preparations for the WOMADelaide world premiere of Makarrata Live, Midnight Oil & First Nations Collaborators – Dan Sultan, Alice Skye, Troy Cassar-Daley, Tasman Keith and Leah Flanagan – will perform a special warm-up show on Thursday 25 February at the ... Read More
Scene News: LOUD: A life in rock’n’roll by the world’s first female roadie
TANA DOUGLAS is a trailblazer. A gamechanger. Groundbreaker. An Australian legend. Tana is the first women roadie in the world. LOUD (ABC Books, 11 February 2021) is a memoir of a massive life, toured large and wide, lived on the road, off stage, from AC/DC to Elton John. Volume cranked ... Read More
Scene News: Eddie Perfect & Margot Tanjutco To Co Host Brunswick Ballroom Opening Gala - March 4th & 5th
Melbourne’s most dynamic and exciting new performance venue, the BRUNSWICK BALLROOM is thrilled to announce the Opening Gala will be hosted by one of Australia’s most prolific and multi-talented performing artists Eddie Perfect alongside hilarious and captivating newcomer Margot Tanjutco ... Read More
Scene News: Midnight Oil announce 'Makarrata Live' collaborators – Dan Sultan, Alice Skye, Troy Cassar-Daley, Tasman Keith, Leah Flanagan & Bunna Lawrie
Midnight Oil, Frontier Touring and Roundhouse Entertainment are excited to announce leading First Nations vocalists Dan Sultan, Alice Skye, Troy Cassar-Daley, Tasman Keith & Leah Flanagan will join the band for all Makarrata Live dates ... Read More
Scene News:Thrashville adds more acts to line up
Live music lovers can rejoice today as postponed heavy music event Thrashville releases full line-up for its rescheduled date of February 13th 2021 ... Read More