Live Review: Download Melbourne

Download Festival, Melbourne   After last year successful first edition and a Sydney debut over the weekend, Melbourne’s metal fans were ready for the next chapter of Download Festival on Labour Day. Despite Ozzy Osbourne’s cancellation, more than 20,000 punters arrived bright and early to enjoy a day long eclectic mix of metal, rock, grunge Continue Reading

News: Underoath drop new video for ‘Bloodlust’ from Erase Me

Grammy-nominated six-piece Underoath have dropped the video for “Bloodlust.” The song appears on the band’s latest album, Erase Me, out now via Caroline Australia/Fearless Records. “For ‘Bloodlust,’ which picks up where ‘ihateit‘ left off, [singer] Spencer [Chamberlain] and I were chained to a pole for three hours with a stranger, who was the actress,” said Continue Reading

News: Introducing Abbotsford’s new all vegan, and vegetarian sustainable pub – The Carringbush Hotel

  The team behind Melbourne’s music institution The Old Bar is pleased to announce the new incarnation of one Abbotsford’s oldest treasures The Carringbush Hotel. Focusing strongly on sustainability, its meat-free menu is largely vegan, all wine on tap, no packaged beer, eco-friendly reusable metal straws, ethical plates, environmentally friendly lighting and heating. Gone are Continue Reading

News: Big Pineapple Festival Announces 2019 Lineup

The Sunshine Coast’s Big Pineapple festival is making its grand return in 2019, and this year’s lineup is one of their biggest and best yet. Headlining the event are Australian EDM duo Peking Duk, NZ pop powerhouse Broods and festival mainstays PNAU, along with Vera Blue, Thundamentals and Karnivool. Also on the lineup are the Continue Reading

New Music: TAPES ‘9-5’ Single

Based in the heart of Melbourne, TAPES has its finger on the pulse of the powerhouse city. Concentrating on the flow-on from release of their debut single HIGHER, which saw great success, they’re now ready to open it up with the release of their second single that’ll free you from the grind in 9-5. Dappled with Continue Reading

News: Circus Oz to perform at The Lost Lands 2019

CIRCUS OZ TO PERFORM AT THE LOST LANDS 2019 We’re thrilled to announce Circus Oz will headline our 2019 Arts & Wonder program with their award-winning show NEON. This outrageous cast of circus artists will perform in the magnificent Big Top. NEON is an unapologetic, funny and downright dirty dancing cabaret where circus meets comedy and Continue Reading

My Dream Rider: LANKS

Set on a hill in rural farmland The Hills are Alive is arguably one of the best  gatherings on the summer music festival line up . A combination of  beautiful weather, great vibing people and a stellar line-up including some hilarious comedians. Such a great vibe. Amazing people. Incredible sunset. Awesome music. Lots of glitter.  Continue Reading