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Posted 20 Mar 2017 @ 2:34pm

It must be superstition – for the third time, Canadian indie ska futurists Walk off the Earth will whisk around the world whilst bandleader Sarah Blackwood is pregnant.

 

And for the third time a rollicking, vivacious tour awaits. Beginning in Canada, their journey will take them through the US, Europe and then into Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.

 

Bearing a...

Posted 20 Feb 2017 @ 2:28pm

Thundamentals will venture through New Zealand and across Australia on their latest tour.

 

Their fourth and most refined long-player came in at #2 on the ARIA charts – their highest chart position to date – and takes their diverse brand of hip hop to a new level.

 

Recorded in the studio of good friends Hermitude, Everyone We Know is their first release on their...

Posted 24 Jan 2017 @ 9:14am

Crystal Castles are back for the first time since Big Day Out in 2013.

 

The electro punk luminaries have garnered much of their acclaim from their raucous live performances - fusing their eclectic sound with visceral energy.

 

They’re self-titled debut long-player shot them to fame in their homeland Canada; four years later their 2012 record (III) solidified them...

Posted 26 Apr 2016 @ 1:06pm

Trotting in for their return to Australia with this year's Splendour in the Grass, Band Of Horses have just announced a Melbourne headline show. 

 

Melbourne is the only Australian sideshow locked in so far for Band of Horses, although a Sydney show is rumoured to follow. It comes in support of their forthcoming album, Why Are You OK, which was brought to life with the help of ...

Posted 4 Apr 2016 @ 7:34pm

International Queen of Burlesque Dita Von Teese will tour Australia in June to perform her new burlesque show. 

 

Dita Von Teese will showcase four acts within her Burlesque: Strip, Strip, Hooray! show, and these include a new version of her Martini Glass routine, which includes an art-deco style cocktail glass crystalised with over 250,000 Swarovski crystals from top to...

Posted 21 Mar 2016 @ 2:54pm

Rock stalwarts The Living End have locked in a Melbourne show off the back of a national tour. 

 

The Living End gearing up to launch their new album, Shift. It’s been five years since their last album, The Ending Is Just The Beginning Repeating, and their latest work is fronted by the lead single, Keep On Running. 
 

Posted 16 Mar 2016 @ 7:02am

Indie rockers The Temper Trap have just unveiled a homecoming tour three years after their last live appearance on Australian soil in support of their latest single. 

 

Back with their new track Thick As Thieves, the group broke through to fame with their four times 2009 platinum anthem Sweet Disposition, following it up with their best selling self titled album, featuring the...

Posted 29 Feb 2016 @ 4:14pm

Powerhouse comedian Rose Callaghan has locked in a string of shows for the 2016 Melbourne International Comedy Festival. 

 

Entitled Rose Before Hoes, Callaghan's show swaps between sex stories and what it is like to be diagnosed with ADHD at 32 years old. Well known throughout the Melbourne comedy comminity, she has appeared in festivals for the last three years performing stand...

Posted 23 Feb 2016 @ 12:45pm

Award-winning spoken word performer and recognised author, Shane Koyczan, is bringing his internationally renowned show to Melbourne. 

 

Using rapid-fire rhythmic verse, Koyczan navigates his audience through social and political issues. In 2013, Koyczan collaborated with animators to create an anti bullying video - To This Day - which has been viewed over 18 million times, as...

Posted 4 Feb 2016 @ 1:08pm

On the cusp of releasing their sixth studio album, The Cat Empire have released a new single and announced a Melbourne show off the back of a national tour.

 

Their new track, Bulls, is the latest taste from The Cat Empire's forthcoming album, Rising With The Sun. It acts as a follow up to previous single, Wolves, which marked the group's 11th entry into triple j's Hottest 100 in...

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