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Cobra Starship
Cobra Starship Books Soundwave Sideshows

Synth-punk kids Cobra Starship take other ‘kids’ bands out for their Soundwave sideshows.

January 25, 2012
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band
Bruce Springsteen And E Street Band Announce Tour Dates

Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band will hit the road earlier than expected with dates in the U.S. before starting their European Tour.

January 25, 2012
Bombay Bicycle Club credit Jo McCaughey
Ed Nash Won’t Duet With Sister Kate For Bombay Bicycle Club Anytime Soon

Don’t expect Ed and Kate Nash to duet on a Bombay Bicycle Club song anytime soon. It isn’t going to happen.

January 25, 2012
(hed)P.E. Ask Australian and European Fans For Help

American funk-metal outfit (hed)P.E. have sent Australian fans a message about spreading the (hed)P.E. love.

January 24, 2012
Mz Wood
Lizardskin Talent To Showcase New Artists In Melbourne

Paul Milnes’ Lizardskin Talent agency will showcase its acts this Friday night in Melbourne.

January 24, 2012
Chris Cornell - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Chris Cornell Mouthed Off At Big Day Out Not Kanye West

Chris Cornell says that comments he made during the Soundgarden set at the Big Day Out in the Gold Coast on Sunday were directed at the BDO organisers, not Kanye West.

January 24, 2012
Jim Keays - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Jim Keays Gets Dirty Dirty

Masters Apprentices singer Jim Keays is about to release his greatest record in decades. ‘Dirty Dirty’ is Jim’s ‘Labour of Love’, his tribute to Garage Punk.

January 24, 2012
Kanye West
Big Day Out’s Ken West Says Stop Picking On Kanye West

Big Day Out founder Ken West has spoken out about inaccurate media reports today about the delay in Kanye West’s performance last night in Queensland.

January 23, 2012
Fatboy Slim, music news,
Fatboy Slim Sideshows Announced

Fatboy Slim will perform sideshows in Sydney and Melbourne when he returns to Australia for the Future Music Festival.

January 23, 2012
The Black Lips
The Black Lips Add Supports For March Oz Tour

Atlanta’s nutty flower punks The Black Lips have announced uber-cool supports for their Australian tour.

January 23, 2012
Tony Bennett. Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Tony Bennett Announces Australian Tour Dates

Music legend Tony Bennett will return to Australia in April.

January 23, 2012
D12 To Kick Off Aussie Tour Wednesday

D12 will take advantage of their Australian visit for the Heatwave Festival by adding club dates for Queensland and Victoria.

January 23, 2012
The Rapture
The Rapture Announce Aussie Sideshow Dates

New York dance act The Rapture have added sideshow dates in Sydney and Melbourne when they head down under for Future Music Festival.

January 22, 2012
Sum 41
Sum 41 Cancel UK Dates After Injury

UK dates for Sum 41 are off.

January 22, 2012
Cathedral, Paradise Lost And Turisas Book Soundwave Sideshows

Doom legends Cathedral bring Paradise Lost and Turisas along for their last ever headline shows.

January 20, 2012
Morning of the Earth Concert - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Brian Cadd Brings Morning Of The Earth To The Stage

The Morning Of The Earth live show is a rare chance to see the soundtrack of the iconic Australian surf movie performed live.

January 20, 2012
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball
Bruce Springsteen Album To Land Just Before SXSW

Speculation has been high and rumors have been rampant but all has been confirmed today with the official announcement of Bruce Springsteen's new album Wrecking Ball. The eleven-song set hits stores and download sites on March 6 via Columbia.

January 20, 2012
The Getaway Plan
The Getaway Plan Announce Tour

The Getaway Plan have announced an Australian tour which will see them travel up the east coast in March, with every show being restricted to 18+.

January 19, 2012
Cherry Rock 2012
Fu Manchu To Headline Cherry Rock 2012

Stoner rock gods Fu Manchu will top a searing line-up of guitar action at Cherry Rock in 2012.

January 19, 2012
Angels & Airwaves
Angels & Airwaves Book Soundwave Sideshows

Blink 182 side project Angels & Airwaves have now booked sideshows from Soundwave.

January 19, 2012
The Mountain Goats
The Mountain Goats Tour Australia In May

Kooky indie act The Mountain Goats are set to scoot around the nation in May.

January 19, 2012
Hoodoo Gurus 2012
Hoodoo Gurus Announce 30th Anniversary Plans

Hoodoo Gurus will mark their 30th anniversary with a mini-festival around Australia.

January 19, 2012
360 with The Living End
360 To Appear With The Living End At Gold Coast Big Day Out

Rapper 360 has let the cat out of the bag for what promises to be a very interesting collaboration this weekend.

January 18, 2012
Busby Marou at
Busby Marou and Bliss N Eso To Play Aussie BBQ In USA

The annual Aussie BBQ will kick off in Los Angeles on March 11 with Busby Marou, Bliss N Eso, Big Scary and Emma Louise the first acts announced for the show.

January 18, 2012
Morning Of The Earth
Lior and Gyan Join Brian Cadd and Tim Gaze For Morning Of The Earth

The new ‘Morning Of The Earth’ tour will have something never done before for the soundtrack – a female singer.

January 18, 2012
Georgia Fair - Photo by Ros O'Gorman.
Busby Marou And Georgia Fair Add FNQ Tour Dates

Tender folkies Busby Marou and Georgia Fair have added five Far North Queensland dates to their mammoth East Coast tour.

January 17, 2012
Brian Ritchie - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Brian Ritchie Puts Violent Femmes Supergroup Together For Mona Foma

The Mona Foma Festival in Hobart this week has had a last minute addition. Festival Director Brian Ritchie has put together a Violent Femmes supergroup featuring members of Dresden Dolls and PJ Harvey’s band.

January 17, 2012
Mark Seymour - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Mark Seymour Tops Harvest N Graze Festival

Mark Seymour, Deborah Conway, Michael Spiby, Angie Hart and more play Harvest N’ Graze’s gourmet day out.

January 17, 2012
The Beards
The Beards Launch Third Beard Concept Album With National Tour

Adelaide’s surprise success The Beards deliver new single 'I'm In The Mood... For Beards', prep their third album and book a national tour.

January 17, 2012
John Fogerty - image by Ros O'Gorman
John Fogerty Added To Bluesfest

John Fogerty is just one of the names added to Bluesfest 2012.

January 17, 2012