25 years of being consumed!
Emerging from one of the eddies in the independent undercurrent of Brisbane’s 90s music scene, the past 2.5 decades have been of ceaseless re-inventive spirit, playing with form and flux, the affection of self-parody, ever ambling a rickety bridge of modus vivendi, all bagged up with an effervescent outsider enthusiasm that has never left their skin. And now… to pound the quarter century mark with a fully blown visually rehabilitated retrospective of a show straddling a holographic hyperbole of antiquated technology, trawling the analogue back through the digital.
Continue reading Tour News : Regurgitator – Quarter Pounder: 25 Years of Being Consumed
M.E. Baird announces new album ‘TIME’ Australian Showcase Tour
In November 2018, M.E. Baird released his 5th album entitled ’TIME’ worldwide on all digital platforms, to glowing reviews and global recognition. He is releasing the physical version of the album in Australia on the first day of Winter, June 1st 2019. He will be hitting the road in June and July to showcase the new album with a series of intimate shows from Hobart to Brisbane. Joining M.E. Baird on stage for selected trio shows will be Hannah Jane on violin, percussion and backing vocals and Karl S Williams on piano and organ.
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Secret Sounds Presents
ANNA CALVI – AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2019
Globally adored for her commanding voice, virtuosic guitar work and uncompromising bravery, English singer-songwriter Anna Calvi will be showcasing her latest masterpiece Hunter for Australian audiences this June as she pairs a performance at Tasmania’s beguiling Dark Mofo festival along with intimate shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
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The ULTIMATE TRIPLE BILL KILL
Australia are you ready? Well you better be well prepared because we have seen nothing like this before. A 3 pronged attack of darkened, deathly Swedish majesty, in the form of AT THE GATES, THE HAUNTED and WITCHERY are headed our way for a hellishly heavy Scandinavian assault for what is a possibly once in a lifetime tour.
The Triple Bill Kill Tour has now announced a fourth show on Wednesday 24th April, at The Basement in Canberra. All 3 bands AT THE GATES, THE HAUNTED and WITCHERY will be there on Anzac Day Eve so time to recover with public holiday the next day.
Continue reading Tour News : The Ultimate Triple Bill Kill – At The Gates + The Haunted + Witchery – April 2019
Coldwater DFU -the album Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission made in Memphis last year is finally ready for release and the band are keen to get around the country and play it to people. Like its predecessor The Big Don’t Argue – the album Mick and Wally recorded with WPA in Memphis thirty years ago – this is shaping up to be a record that will find its identity on the live stage.
Continue reading Mick Thomas’ Roving Commission Coldwater DFU Album and Tour
Long is the time since billboards across the country have lit up with the name Divinyls. A brand synonymous with raw, exciting, and above all uncompromising rock ‘n’ roll. A band that won the heart of a nation and then eventually the world. That time has come again as founding member, guitarist and co-songwriter Mark McEntee returns in 2019 with a talented new line-up hitting the road in March to honour the legacy and celebrate the indelible music created with the late, great Chrissy Amphlett.
Continue reading Tour News : Divinyls – Australian Tour – February & March 2019
Frontier Touring announce the long-awaited return to Australia and New Zealand of one of the USA’s most critically acclaimed singer/songwriters – nine-time Grammy winner Norah Jones.
Continue reading Tour News: Norah Jones – Australia & New Zealand Tour – April 2019
Live Nation announce that RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS will make a long-overdue and highly-anticipated return Down Under in 2019.
Continue reading Tour Announce : RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS – Return To Australia For Nationwide Tour – 2019
Frontier Touring is thrilled to announce the return of acclaimed Sugar Man, Rodriguez, to Australia and New Zealand next February and March!
“Australia and New Zealand audiences hold a very special place in my
heart so I can’t wait to return down under in 2019.” – Rodriguez
Continue reading Rodriguez | Sugar Man Is Back and Announces Australian & New Zealand Shows – February & March 2019
Beloved at home, and undoubtedly one of Australia’s most successful international musical exports, The Cat Empire debut the brand new track and video “Ready Now.” The opening salvo in a monthly series of releases across 2018 that sees the band tantalisingly unveil their amazing 7th studio album. Coinciding with another massive global tour, this slow reveal on the 1st day of each month is sure to have long-time fans around the planet fixed and waiting on each and every instalment.
Continue reading The Cat Empire’s new single “Ready Now” + Australian Tour 2018
The Apia Good Times Tour kicks off this week (16th May 2018) with five of Australia’s most beloved music legends – Brian Cadd, Marcia Hines, Russell Morris, Leo Sayer and John Paul Young – bringing this unique music event to theatres around the country.
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The Smith Street Band’s inaugural Pool House Party smashed through Coburg Velodrome at the weekend, seeing the likes of Press Club, The Bennies, Bec Sandridge, Tired Lion, Baker Boy and more absolutely tear it up across two stages. With The Smithie’s at the helm and a roaring crowd in tow, there was never a doubt that this event was going to be a success.
Continue reading The Smith Street Band Add A Stack Of New Shows To Their Massive Australian Tour
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. Bringing back a heady mix of fuzz guitar, New Orleans drum beats and bass lines dripping with soul, Kid Congo & the Pink Monkey Birds “cast garage-surf-spaghetti-western-retro-futuristic magic”. Be sure not to miss one of rock n’ roll’s true legends.
Continue reading Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds – Australian Tour – May 2018
Scottish five-piece Breabach deliver a thrilling and unique brand of contemporary folk music that has earned them international recognition on the world and roots music scene as one of the UK’s most dynamic and exciting bands.
Continue reading Breabach announces Australian national tour with new award winning album – March/April 2018
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Currently playing to full houses in the US, following a sold out European and UK tour, Angus & Julia Stone announce the extension of their 2018 Australian metro dates to a huge nationwide run through regional centres in April and May. Joining them on the road as special guest is powerhouse Melbourne singer-songwriter Angie McMahon, with her bold vocals and beautiful guitar tones.
Continue reading Angus & Julia Stone Announce 2018 Australian Tour – Extra Shows Added Nationally