Posted 2 Jan 2017 @ 12:31pm

With Julia Sansone


It was an incredibly sad day when iconic St Kilda venue Stokehouse burned down in 2014. But they’ve returned with a summer season packed with live music, holiday season events and most importantly, good food. Located on the bottom level of the Stokehouse, the Pontoon St. Kilda will host an epic New Years Eve party, pumping well-loved beers and ciders at their...

Posted 2 Jan 2017 @ 12:26pm

With Peter Hodgson


Chasing Ghosts have been raging harder than ever and will continue to rouse the oceans in 2017 with the announcement of the I Am tour. Joining the foray will be Sydney grunge revivalists The Dead Love. Catch them at The Workers Club on Friday February 17.
As part of Metal Blade Records' 35th anniversary celebration in 2017, the Hall of Heavy...

Posted 21 Dec 2016 @ 12:12pm

With Joe Hansen


Melbourne bong-ripping, hell-raising party lords The Bennies have announced a last-minute Christmas party show at The Curtin this Friday December 23. Joining the festivities will be The Flying So High-Os and Private Function. Tickets are already flying out the door for this one, better get on it now before it’s too late.
Brisbane label LCMR have...

Posted 21 Dec 2016 @ 12:10pm

With Peter Hodgson


One of the most iconic bands of the US thrash metal movement, Nuclear Assault, will be coming to Australia for their first and last time in February 2017. With a 30-year legacy behind them, Nuclear Assault are hanging up their instruments. In Melbourne, Adelaide’s Hidden Intent will open the show, joined by hometown heroes Desecrator. See them on Wednesday...

Posted 21 Dec 2016 @ 12:08pm

With Michael Cusack 


Christmas can be a pain in the arse. Whether it’s the reminder that your family is thousands of miles away or putting up with your drunk uncle ranting about Trump while simultaneously hitting on your girlfriend, we’re fortunate enough to live in a city that doesn’t completely cut-off our favourite avenue of escapism over Christmas - so get...

Posted 21 Dec 2016 @ 12:07pm

With Julia Sansone


Summer in Melbourne is well and truly heating up, and the Adelphi Hotel is celebrating. From now until the end of January, they’ll be opening up their iconic rooftop pool for a series of weekend pop-up pool sessions. This year it is Pimms, the fruity drink everyone knows and loves, that is showcasing over the summer series. Grab yourself a refillable Pimms...

Posted 21 Dec 2016 @ 12:06pm

With Julia Sansone


Hardcore fans of all ages rejoice, because New York band Every Time I Die are returning to Australia for the first time since they played Big Day Out back in 2013. With them, they’re bringing their friends from the US, letlive., as well as special guests from Canada, Counterparts. After finishing up their seventh Warped Tour in the US, they’ll be hitting...

Posted 14 Dec 2016 @ 11:44am

With Michael Cusack


Oof. Ben UFO at Meredith - how good was that? Shit yeah. By the time this hits the streets I should’ve recovered, and just as well because this weekend holds some solid good times.
Friday December 16 sees the reunion of a little club called Third Class, a wretched hive of glow sticks and ketamine that popped many a rave cherries for those of us...

Posted 14 Dec 2016 @ 11:40am

With Declan Burgess


Hey its December and the days are long and the evenings pleasant, so it’s the best time to kick off your heels and go straight to the Girl Power Party in Footscray this Friday December 16. Organised by Phoenix Youth Hub and FReeZA, the Girl Power Partyis a boisterous bash celebrating the youthful and insightful women of Melbourne through circus arts,...

Posted 14 Dec 2016 @ 11:38am

With Julia Sansone


Nestled down the side of a quintessential Melbourne laneway, Sun Moth Canteen and Bar in collaboration with Dead Man Espresso, Common Galaxia and Melbourne music agency Crown Ruler, have announced a multi-sensory dining experience exploring the relationship between taste, sound and sight. Taking place over two delicious weeks in December, enjoy Melbourne-...


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