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Posted 1 Apr 2015 @ 12:11pm

The 2015 incarnation of Boogie has sold out. Organisers have unveiled the playing times for this year's Easter extravaganza for those who were lucky enough to snag a golden ticket. 


The ninth edition of the festival will feature performances from the likes of Justin Townes Earle, Los Chicos and The Bombay Royale, alongside a Hillybilly Disco and Easter egg hunt. The 2015...

Posted 27 Mar 2015 @ 3:54pm

True North Festival will return to Reservoir, Thornbury and Preston for another year, showcasing the creative side of Melbourne's north.


The three-day arts festival will feature a range of exhibitions, plays, gigs and events at artist studios, theatres and warehouses around Darebin. The festival's partnership with the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) in 2015 will see a range...

Posted 24 Mar 2015 @ 3:59pm

The Spanish Film Festival have revealed the full program for their 2015 incarnation. 


Opening with Spanish Affair and closing with Wild Tales, the 2015 festival will feature 38 films. Other highlights include Get Married If You Can, Instructions Not Included and Sorry If I Call You Love. 

Posted 20 Mar 2015 @ 3:13pm

Despite this year's festival taking place less than a month ago, Soundwave festival have revealed their dates for 2016 – and they're sooner than you'd expect.


After spanning two days in 2015, the festival will return to a one-day format next year. The Melbourne leg of the festival will fill the empty space left by Big Day Out, running on Australia Day. In another change, the...

Posted 13 Mar 2015 @ 1:39pm

Bluesfest have lost another big name, with Ben Howard postponing his Australian tour by six weeks.


Howard was due to perform at Bluesfest over Easter as well as sideshows in Sydney, Melbourne and Fremantle. His shows have now been moved to May and June, with a Brisbane show added to the tour.
Bluesfest have posted the following statement on their website:

Posted 13 Mar 2015 @ 11:17am

Bluesfest have added three new acts to their Thursday lineup – just three weeks out from the festival.


Replacing Lenny Kravitz and Ben Howard, who have both pulled out of the festival, will be Aussie acts Angus & Julia Stone, Boy & Bear and Sticky Fingers. Jurassic 5 will also play an extra set on the Thursday to help complete the lineup.

Posted 4 Mar 2015 @ 6:36pm

With only a couple weeks to go until the big night, the inaugural Down By The River has unveiled its lineup. 


Set at the Overs Riverside Precinct in Wangaratta, the event will feature live music from The Kite Machine, Tully on Tully, Oliver's Army and local band Liv Cartledge. The evening will also play host to an array of food, art, fashion and handcrafted wares.

Posted 4 Mar 2015 @ 12:37pm

Now in it's eighth year, the Human Rights Arts and Film Festival (HRAFF) has announced the highlights of their 2015 event.


The national festival, which kicks off in Melbourne in May, will seek to drive the conversation on human rights through its engaging program of films, arts and forums. This year's festival includes documentaries Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case and Ivory Tower,...

Posted 4 Mar 2015 @ 9:25am

CherryRock have locked in an all killer no filler lineup for their 2015 incarnation.


Today the festival have added Californian stoner rock lords The Shrine to the lineup, alongside local legends Clowns, Warped and The Ugly Kings.
They join the previously announced acts, which included Red Fang, Beastwars, Hits, Child, Fuck The Fitzroy Doom Scene, Dr. Colossus, My...

Posted 2 Mar 2015 @ 2:26pm

The 2015 Inca Roads Festival will no longer go ahead later this month.


The news was delivered by a statement from the organisers of the festival:
"We have not received enough interest from membership sales for the 2015 festival or the not-for-profit organisation to continue into the future. 
This is extremely saddening. For our team, you the bands, the...

Posted 27 Feb 2015 @ 3:16pm

Boogie's ninth lineup has expanded even further after the addition of this year's DJ recruits.


Heading to Tallarook all the way from the UK will be Miles Cleret in his only Australian appearance. Joining Cleret will be local acts CC Disco!, DJ Manchild, Andee Frost, The Madhatter, Ginger Light and Pierre Baroni, BT's Country Moanings and Larry Kronick Jr.

Posted 27 Feb 2015 @ 12:04pm

A new laneway festival – Melbourne Art Restaurant Cocktail Sound (MARCS) – is set to take over AC/DC Lane and Duckboard Place.


The festival will be held in March, as part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, and will feature hawker-style street food, street artists and live music. Food will be served by Papa Goose, Pastuso, Terra Rossa and The...

Posted 27 Feb 2015 @ 10:10am

After a hiatus in 2014, boutique electronic festival Inner Varnika will return in April with their most star-studded lineup to date.  


Headlined by Italian techno stalwart Donato Dozzy, the international lineup also features DJ Fett Burger and DJ Sotofett of Sex Tags Mania fame, alongside Neel, Mr. Ties and Terekke.
The bill is rounded out by an A-list local...

Posted 26 Feb 2015 @ 2:25pm

This boutique music festival in the country celebrates local musicians in a picturesque setting. 


In their second year, organisers and brothers Cameron and Ben Wade have announced Dorsal Fins, Foreign/National, Ali Barter, Jim Lawrie, Sunbeam Sound Machine, Mose + The Family and more to round out an all-local lineup. Originally started as an alternative to a suited-up 21st...

Posted 23 Feb 2015 @ 1:39pm

Earthcore have revealed a bumper first round lineup for 2015.


The first round of acts for the 2015 incarnation include AES Dana, Ajja, Alan Fitzpatrick, Alex Stein, Animato, Anklepants, Audiomatic, Captain Hook, Carbon Based Life Forms, Chris Liebing, Coming Soon !!!, Danny Daze, Eat Static, Electric Universe, Grouch, Interactive Noise, Kukan Dub Lagan, Liquid Hook, Liquid Soul...

Posted 19 Feb 2015 @ 4:08pm

Ladies and gentlemen, start cracking your tinnies!


Golden Plains is on the horizon and playing times can now be accessed here.
In alphabetical order, the 2015 Golden Plains will feature performances from Aldous Harding,...

Posted 19 Feb 2015 @ 2:06pm

Music fans making the trip north of Byron Bay for the 2015 edition of Bluesfest can now get timetable planning, with the playing times now revealed alongside a seventh lineup announcement.


The daily Bluesfest playing times and stages...

Posted 19 Feb 2015 @ 12:52pm

Following an overwhelmingly positive response to its inaugural season, the Holocaust Film Series has announced it will return to Melbourne this March.


Despite the title of this film series, the journey that audiences are invited to embark upon is not grim, but one of courage, fascination and admiration for the people who have lived through some of modern history’s most...

Posted 18 Feb 2015 @ 9:08am

The Hills Are Alive had added three new acts to the lineup for their 2015 incarnation. 


Today the festival have announced comedy master Jimeoin, plus Melbourne’s Theme Team and South Gippsland’s own rock'n'roll stalwarts Fossil Fuel.
They will join the acts already announced, including REMI, SAFIA, Pierce Brothers, Asta, Luca Brasi, Little Bastard, Harts, Jen...

Posted 17 Feb 2015 @ 3:54pm

Victoria Harbour have announced their one-day celebration of everything that's great about summer on the water, VH Summerfest, taking place this month.


The event will feature live entertainment all afternoon, including performances by Sneaky Sound System and Ruby Rose. There will also be two outdoor popup bars and the food truck park will be stopping by.

Posted 13 Feb 2015 @ 12:07pm

2015 is shaping up to be an excellent year for Melbourne Whovians, with three fan favourite Doctor Who actors joining Whoniverse this May.


Matt Smith (the eeventh Doctor), Karen Gillan (Amy Pond) and Alex Kingston (River Song) are set to join the Melbourne event, which is part of a national tour, and will mark the first time a modern-era Doctor has appeared at a convention in...

Posted 13 Feb 2015 @ 11:37am

With just over a month till kick-off, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival has revealed its full program for 2015.


Now its 29th incarnation, this year's festival will feature a record number of shows and comedians from around Australia and the world.
There will be more than 400 Australian comics gracing the stage during the festival, including Judith Lucy,...

Posted 13 Feb 2015 @ 11:01am

Supanova Pop Culture Expo has announced more guests for its Melbourne event, adding Christopher Lloyd, Martin Klebba and Kevin McNally to the lineup.


That's right, Supanova is going Back To The Future to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the beginning of the trilogy, bringing Christopher Lloyd back to Australia. Although flying cars, hoverboards, and self-lacing kicks aren't...

Posted 12 Feb 2015 @ 12:30pm

Almost a week before the festival is set to kick off in Adelaide and Melbourne and Soundwave 2015 has announced its first two lineup casualities. 


Melodic hardcore act Evergreen Terrace were the first to drop off the festival. The band have been forced to cancel all upcoming shows due to serious injuries sustained by drummer Alex Varian in a fall from a ladder. It seems the...

Posted 12 Feb 2015 @ 10:20am

It's time to Boogie! The shenanigans down at Bruzzy's Farm have expanded with a slew of lineup additions for their ninth incarnation.


Today the festival have added Strand Of Oaks, The Murlocs, Dorsal Fins, Darren Hanlon, Scotdrakula, Pearls, Parking Lot Experiments, Mangelwurzel, The Finks and Goat Piss Gasoline to the bill.
They will join the already announced...

Posted 11 Feb 2015 @ 3:14pm

Hoooooboy! Soundwave is almost upon us and another seven sideshows have just been revealed. 


Following the Melbourne leg of Soundwave there will be a sideshow every weeknight of the following week. They are:
Cherry Bar:
Monday February 23 - The Treatment
Wednesday  February 25 - Butcher Babies
Ding Dong Lounge 
Monday February 23 -...

Posted 11 Feb 2015 @ 1:14pm

With just over a month to go until Moomba Festival gets under way, organisers have revealed this year's music program. 


Australian bands Jebediah, You Am I and Hoodoo Gurus will lead the charge, headlining each night of the festival. For those low on cash, free shows will run from 12.30pm to 9.30pm on the main stage, with performances from The Brow, The John Steel Singers and...

Posted 9 Feb 2015 @ 2:22pm

For those looking for a way to extend their summer a little further, The Ocean Film Festival will tour Australia in March.


The festival will feature seven ocean-themed short films – with five Australian premieres and two world premieres. Films cover all things ocean related – from adrenaline-fuelled surfing adventures and divers swimming with sharks to underwater footage of...

Posted 9 Feb 2015 @ 9:43am

Now in its 22nd year, Melbourne Food and Wine Festival will return in 2015 for 17 days of food-filled goodness.


The 2015 festival will again include the World's Longest Lunch, featuring a 530-metre long table and a three-course feast by Shane Delia and Adriano Zumbo; as well as the Crawl 'n' Bite series, where guests will get the chance to sample some of Melbourne's best...

Posted 6 Feb 2015 @ 1:11pm

Tattoo, arts and music festival Rites of Passage is set to return for its fourth year.


This year's event will have a focus on Edo Japanese tattoo culture and will feature Eso from Bliss n Eso as the event MC. Visitors will also have the chance to win a brand new Harley-Davidson and will be treated to a performance by Australian drummer Dan Kerby.