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IN HEARTS WAKE Announce Aus Tour w/ REDHOOK & PRIDELANDS

IN HEARTS WAKE Announce Aus Tour w/ REDHOOK & PRIDELANDS

Australian heavy music act In Hearts Wake are stoked to announce a massive national tour in celebration of their new feature length documentary, GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK, which has recently finished screening across the country and internationally alongside Earth Week 2022. The huge 27 date GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK tour will be hitting cities and regional towns across Australia throughout August, September and October 2022 and will also feature some of the most exciting heavy acts in...

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Spiderbait Announce 'Key Of J' Tour

Spiderbait Announce 'Key Of J' Tour

Iconic Aussie band SPIDERBAIT have today announced their national The Key of J winter tour, a run of unique and special shows dedicated entirely to celebrating the legacy of their revolutionary bass player Janet English, in support of their new album, Sounds in The Key of J, released today.     Their first headline tour since their sell out Ivy & The Big Apples tour in 2017, this distinctive run of shows will kick off in Tasmania at Albert Hall (Launceston) on...

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JK-47, REDHOOK & SPIDERBAIT ANNOUNCED ON GROOVIN THE MOO

JK-47, REDHOOK & SPIDERBAIT ANNOUNCED ON GROOVIN THE MOO

Groovin the Moo organisers have announced the lineup for the festival’s return in April. The festival will take place for the first time since 2019, following two years of COVID-19 cancellation. The lineup includes international acts Wolf Alice, BROODS, Thomas Headon, Snakehips, Milky Chance, Riton and Chaii. Closer to home, the stacked lineup features Hilltop Hoods, Middle Kids, Peking Duk, Alice Ivy, Spiderbait, Hockey Dad, Jesswar, JK-47...

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YNG Martyr drops heartfelt new single 'Love Boy'

YNG Martyr drops heartfelt new single 'Love Boy'

"I'm buckling in for the ride with this dude, he's going somewhere." - Dave Ruby Howe, triple j"YNG Martyr creates music in moments, with the vibe of a room or the frenzy of his feelings being encapsulated in a stream of consciousness soliloquies." - Acclaim"...oozing with bravado" - Tone Deaf Valentine's day might be over, but YNG Martyr has plenty more love to share. Today, under Black 17 Media, the Canberra-based First Nations artist continues his exponential...

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SLUMBERJACK ANNOUNCE 'DICHOTOMY' ALBUM TOUR

SLUMBERJACK ANNOUNCE 'DICHOTOMY' ALBUM TOUR

SLUMBERJACK ANNOUNCE AUSTRALIAN TOUR FOLLOWING NEW ALBUM ‘DICHOTOMY’     ‘DICHOTOMY’ ALBUM TOUR DATES: Lion Arts Factory, Adelaide - Friday 22nd April 2022 The Tivoli, Brisbane - Fri 29th April 2022  Uni Bar, Hobart - Saturday 23rd April 2022  170 Russell, Melbourne - Friday 6th May 2022  UNSW Roundhouse, Sydney - Friday 13th May 2022  Metropolis, Perth - Saturday 14th May 2022     Tickets on sale Tuesday 22nd February 12pm AEDT https://untitledgroup.com.au/    SLUMBERJACK are pleased to announce their ‘DICHOTOMY’ 2022 Album Tour, presented...

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Grinspoon, JK-47 and 1300 announced on Splendour 2022!

Grinspoon, JK-47 and 1300 announced on Splendour 2022!

SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS 2022FULL LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENTFriday 22 to Sunday 24 July 2022Pre-loved tickets onsale from 9am AEDT Monday 6 December via Moshtix    It’s finally here! The news we’ve all been waiting for… the complete lineup for Splendour in the Grass 2022 is now signed, sealed and set to be delivered to the festival faithful from Friday 22 to Sunday 24 July 2022. It’s been quite a ride and we can’t wait to welcome you all back...

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Stepson Claim 2021 Triffid QLD Album Of The Year

Stepson Claim 2021 Triffid QLD Album Of The Year

Brissy hardcore five-piece Stepson have beat out some tough competition to claim this year’s Triffid Qld Album Of The Year honour with their newest LP, Help Me, Help You.    Revealed this evening at the beloved Queensland venue, this year’s winners will be immortalised on the coveted Triffid Hero Wall, joining the likes of The Go Betweens, Powderfinger, The Chats and many more.    Also nominated this year was Tia Gostelow, who was up for a second year with Chrysalis,...

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Northlane announce Australian Tour for new album Obsidian

Northlane announce Australian Tour for new album Obsidian

Australia’s heavy trailblazers Northlane have revealed their daring new single, “Echo Chamber”, lifted from their forthcoming album, Obsidian, set for release on April 1, 2022 via Believe. To celebrate the release of their sixth album, Northlane will embark on a national tour in June. “Have you tried turning it off?”  A bold expansion of the ever-evolving Northlane sound, “Echo Chamber” is a fully immersive futuristic Matrix rave built around a compulsive beat that marries their signature bottom-heavy groove with dark...

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Stepson Announce Re-Scheduled Album Tour Dates

Stepson Announce Re-Scheduled Album Tour Dates

After finally releasing their highly anticipated debut album ‘Help Me, Help You’ via Label Sharptone Records, Brisbane Punk outfit STEPSON have faced a tumultuous year.    After multiple reschedules or cancellations of both Australian tours + their maiden European voyage due to the ongoing pandemic and Australian lockdown laws Stepson are eager to take ‘Help Me, Help You’ on the road and bring their eclectic album to life on stages all around the world.     While 2021 has been a write off...

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UNIFY Gathering 2022 Lineup Announced!

UNIFY Gathering 2022 Lineup Announced!

UNIFY Gathering  is set to return to Tarwin Lower, Victoria in January 2022 (from Thursday 20th to Sunday 23rd) and this first lineup announcement is surely going to make up for lost time… Headlining Friday night’s festival is The Amity Affliction  who will be playing their first Victorian show in two years and this will be the band’s first Australian show since COVID hit so you know they’re read to tear up the stage and play songs fromEveryone...

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SPIDERBAIT to HEADLINE Day 1: CALOUNDRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 1 Oct

SPIDERBAIT to HEADLINE Day 1: CALOUNDRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 1 Oct

SPIDERBAIT to HEADLINE Day 1 of 3 : CALOUNDRA MUSIC FESTIVAL Friday 1st Oct 2021 SUNSHINE COAST QLD This will be SPIDERBAIT's first appearance anywhere near the Sunshine Coast since headlining the inaugural Spring Loaded Festival June 2019 which sold out months in advance to more than 7,000 enthusiastic fans at Sandstone Point.  Be quick to book. Go to the CMF event website for more information on daily line ups and ticket details. https://caloundramusicfestival.com/    

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Darwin Spring Loaded moves to next year Sat 16 July 2022

Darwin Spring Loaded moves to next year Sat 16 July 2022

Due to the restrictions around the current COVID outbreaks across Australia, Empire Touring have been left with no choice but to postpone the upcoming Spring Loaded show.  Spring Loaded will now hit Darwin on Saturday 16th July 2022! All acts are onboard and we can’t wait to hit the stage and blow everyone away!   Tickets for the original gig will be valid for the rescheduled date without taking further action. Patrons will receive information directly from their point of purchase...

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