To celebrate the release of their fourth album By Default, Southampton rock trio Band Of Skulls are heading back to Australia this November! With a string of headline national shows as well as a headline spot at Perth’s Disconnect festival, this will be the first time Australian audiences will be able to experience the sheer brilliance of the album in the flesh.
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Antwon (USA) * Ball Park Music * Bec Sandridge * The Belligerents * Big Scary * Black Mountain (CAN) * Bleached (USA) * Chastity Belt (USA) * Client Liaison * The Coathangers (USA) * COG * DMA’s * The Hard Aches * Hermitude * Hockey Dad * Kilter * KLP * Ladyhawke * Little May * The Living End * Nicole Millar * Pinheads * PUP (CAN)* Remi * Sampa The Great * Skeggs * The Sonics * Stonefield * TEES * Thelma Plum * Tired Lion * Tkay Maidza * Totally Unicorn * Vera Blue
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Having released their debut single ‘Welcome Home‘ just last month, Melbourne duo Otis High have announced their debut EP ‘Freedom of Choice‘ ahead of their first national tour.
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Melbourne’s cheeky independant rock rascals, The Pretty Littles have slipped a sneaky single past the keeper, releasing the follow up to their much-loved slow-burn anthem, Pride. Sleeping In Water is another signature Pretty Littles gem, heartfelt and deeply unpretentious, it’s a brutally honest love song guised in lo-fi garage grunge.
Continue reading The Pretty Littles – ‘Soft Rock For The Anxious’ Album Tour 2016
Following the release of her 2016 critically acclaimed sophomore album Deep Dark Savage Heart, Melody Pool is set to perform her lyrics, propelled by heartache to Australian audiences this September and October. She will be joined by Peter Bibby, who after performing at the likes of Laneway Festival and SXSW will be bookending the last two years touring his debut album, Butcher/Hairstylist/Beautician. These songwriters will play a string of dates across the country, offering an evening of music that makes no apologies and tells it like it is.
Continue reading Peter Bibby Teams Up With Melody Pool For National Co-headline Tour – Sept/Oct 2016
It’s been quite a weekend for Montaigne; she just turned 21 years old, and her triumphant album Glorious Heights made a stellar debut at #4 on the ARIA charts – a remarkable feat for such a young artist. Due to high demand, two extra shows in Melbourne and Sydney have been added to the BECAUSE I LOVE YOU national tour. On this tour Montaigne and the band will be hitting the road running, kicking off at The Brisbane Festival on September 13, moving through Toowoomba, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Port Macquarie, Caloundra, Wollongong, Sydney, Newcastle, Geelong and finishing up at the iconic Corner Hotel in Melbourne on October 15.
Continue reading Montaigne’s ‘Glorious Heights’ debuts at #4 on the ARIA charts + Extra shows added to tour.
Brisbane based 2-piece Rock outfit Go Van Go have just released their banging new EP ‘Kill City: Renegades’, and have announced their performance at this years Red Deer Festival alongside Art Vs Science and The Jungle Giants (plus many more).
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Jordie Lane is back from America with his long awaited first full length studio album in 5 years GLASSELLLAND (pronounced Glas-Sell-Land). To celebrate the Australian album release, Jordie Lane embarks on a massive national tour with his new band The Sleepers. Sweeping across Australia’s major capital cities and key regional venues this October and November, show tickets go on sale Thursday 11 August, 9am EST from jordielane.com and via participating venues.
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It’s safe to say Adelaide indie-punk rock act The Hard Aches aren’t new to music. The slacker punks surged forward on a relentless touring schedule for the past few years, playing in venues as diverse as carparks, backyards, bedrooms & record stores, honing a sound that is unmistakably their own, brought to life by the technical brilliance of drummer Alex Upton and the frenetic guitarwork of Ben David. Now the duo is back with their new EP I Freak Out, which is already attracting attention on national radio and international buzz. I Freak Out will be released September 9th and is available to pre-order now.
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After playing to sold-out crowds in 2015 with the likes of Rüfüs, Hermitude, Carmada and Little Dragon, and on the back of upcoming UK and European summer festival appearances such as TheSoundYouNeed in Malta, and Ephemere in Tunisia – Kilter have announced a national tour hitting all corners of Australia and New Zealand this September.
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In a pairing to make dreams come true, Melbourne’s CAMP COPE and Philadelphia’s CAYETANA have announced a string of sideshows in between their scheduled stops at Weekender Fest (Melbourne) and I Love Life Fest (Sydney and Brisbane). Camp Cope and Cayetana will play three shows together in NSW and ACT in September, including a very special co-headline at Newtown Social Club with Pity Sex (US).
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With the bands upcoming August release of ART ROCK TWO, the long awaited follow up to 2015’s ‘Art Rock One’, Melbourne’s cult art rock duo (now trio) THE STIFFYS will embark on a massive 17 date national tour!
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The Bennies head off on their biggest tour to date in a week’s time and they are excited to announce a bunch of local legends will be joining the tour. Visiting each of the states and territories around the country, from June ‘till the end of July, the tour sees The Bennies joined by label mates Clowns and Perth’s Axe Girl along with the huge list of local supports below. Presented by triple j tickets are on sale now.
Continue reading The Bennies Australian tour 2016 with Clowns & Axe Girl! **Local Supports Announced**
Peter Garrett has announced an intimate Australian tour in support of his forthcoming solo album ‘A Version of Now’.
Continue reading Peter Garrett & The Alter Egos – ‘A Version of Now Tour’ 2016
Parkway Drive reveal the local support bands who will be opening each show on the upcoming All Aussie Adventure East Coast Regional Tour.
Continue reading PARKWAY DRIVE – All Aussie Adventure Tour 2016 – Supports Announced