Ahead of her upcoming Australian tour, national treasure Tina Arena has stunned crowds at Splendour and the Grass with a surprise performance alongside Triple j faves Client Liaison lastnight. Dressed by Cappellazzo Couture and performing the Client Liaison album track in which she features – A Foreign Affair, her global smash Sorrento Moon and Womack & Womack’s Teardrops to a crowd of 25,000 punters on the main stage, Tina has further cemented her place as a diverse Australian pop icon, with her reign spanning decades.
Continue reading Tour News : TINA ARENA – NATIONAL TOUR 2017
Join the Australian heavyweight champions of Blues-rock shred Chase The Sun as they tear up the east coast on their ‘Ain’t No Love’ single launch tour.
Continue reading Chase The Sun – ‘Ain’t No Love’ Single Launch Tour – Aug/Sep 2017
Photographer: David Jackson
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The undisputed heavyweight champions of Prog Metal are celebrating 25 years of unequalled mastery of their craft with two very special performances in Sydney and Melbourne.
Continue reading Tour News : Dream Theater – Australia 2017
Review and photo by Peter Coates
The original band’s front man Patrick Monahan is Train now, offering up a greatest hits set, with a terrific sound and production, supported by a band of very competent session musicians and two female backing vocalists bulking up the harmonies.
Continue reading Live Review + Photos : TRAIN at The Tivoli, Brisbane – 31 July 2017 (support J.R. Reyne)
Another high quality and interesting release from Provogue / Mascot Label Group which is becoming something of a powerhouse for both established and up and coming blues artists of all persuasions. Clyde Vernon “Sonny” Landreth is a renowned slide guitarist, and “the King of Slydeco”, hailing from the deep south of the USA in Mississippi who has been based in Lafayette for many years . His background includes being part of both John Hiatt’s band and John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, as well as featuring on both live and studio recordings with the likes of Marshall Crenshaw, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Buffett, Little Feat and Mark Knopfler.
Continue reading Album Review : Sonny Landreth – Recorded Live In Lafayette
ONE OK ROCK are the biggest rock band in Japan today, and are about to make their first ever headline tour trip to Australia!
Continue reading Tour News : ONE OK ROCK – Australian Shows – October 2017
“Paranormal”, is Alice Cooper’s first album in 6 years! It will be released on July 28th, 2017 on earMUSIC/SonyMusic Australia.
Continue reading Alice Cooper: Premieres Lyric Video For Brand New Song ‘Paranormal’
The Last Frost
YOURS AND OWLS ANNOUNCES MASSIVE NEW PARTY
Saturday August 19
AT UNIVERSITY OF WOLLONGONG’S INNOVATION CAMPUS
Pre-Release Tickets on Sale July 7 via moshtix & www.yoursandowlsfestival.com
General Release Tickets on Sale July 10 via moshtix & www.yoursandowlsfestival.com
Continue reading YOURS & OWLS Announces Massive New Party THE LAST FROST
After launching their new album to sell out shows around the country, The Blackeyed Susans play a final set of National Launch Tour shows at The Wheatsheaf in Adelaide on Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July before returning to Melbourne for a special performance at The Flying Saucer Club with guests, folk-noir duo, Jep & Dep (Sydney) on Saturday 19 August.
Continue reading The Blackeyed Susans – New Shows Added – July/August 2017
Sydney’s own Tonight Alive are heading home and to celebrate they’ve announced a very special Australian headline tour. Kicking off on October 31 at The Basement in Canberra, this run of dates will see Tonight Alive go back to where it all began and revisit all the rooms they used to play when they first started. Joining Tonight Alive upon their return will be their new friends in The Beautiful Monument.
Continue reading Tonight Alive – Back To Beginnings Australian Headline Tour 2017
The godfathers of pop punk New Found Glory will be heading to Australia this August for a very special 20 Years of Pop Punk Anniversary tour. To celebrate two decades as a band, New Found Glory will be playing two classic albums in full each night for an evening of nostalgia and infectious punk anthems.
Continue reading New Found Glory – Australian Tour 2017
Coming to Australia for Just For Laughs Sydney, Joel McHale will also embark on his first full national tour doing shows in Sydney, Melbourne Perth and Brisbane.
Continue reading Joel McHale – Australian Tour – September 2017
Port Macquarie’s boutique music festival Wildwood has dropped its first major line-up announcement for 2017, topped by The Jezabels, festival favourites British India, “Bad Seed” Hugo Race and Triple J favourite Alex the Astronaut.
Continue reading ANNOUNCING Port Macquarie’s favourite boutique indie festival “Wildwood” – Sunday October 1st, 2017