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Big Day Out 2013 Rumors+Ticket Info

Every year for the last 20 odd, he has announced the lineup on Australia‚Äôs best loved festival in the first week of September. Last night it became apparent that the lineup for Big Day Out 2013 would be announced next week at 12:01 am Monday with pre-sale at General Pants Co to follow at 8am […]

Falls Music and Arts Festival-A Mammoth Lineup Revealed

Oh my god. Just. Yes. Whilst all of my predictions were incorrect, I can safely say that I am happy they were as the first bout of Falls acts is massive in every way! Last year we played host to The Arctic Monkeys, The Kooks and Crystal Castles just to name a few acts, and […]

News:Regurgitator Announce A Nostalgic Tour

Every day we see new ’20th Anniversary Tours’ of a variety of bands. 20 years as a band tends to come with the title of ‘old’. Hence we see Regurgitator beat the stereotypes as the Australian punk legends tour their first two releases on the back of their 19th anniversary as a band. Stellar albums […]

The Best Albums of 2011

Selecting the best albums of a year is always difficult. It can also be impossible. To cover every record that’s come out in a year would be a ridiculous task. So I’ve assembled a musical brains trust to assist me with what could have potentially been a traumatic experience for me. I’ll post my full […]

Top Albums of 2012 (So far…)

At the end of this year, so perhaps I’m not too early in putting in some calls for ‘album of the year’. Irrespective, six months down already, and there have been some ripper albums. Here’s my selection from the first six months of this year. Jack White – Blunderbuss Wow. What a record. It’s no […]

Harvest 2012: My Predictions

Earlier this morning, promoter of successful festivals Harvest and Soundwave, AJ Maddah revealed through the Harvest Twitter account that Australia’s premier indie festival would announce its line up on Thursday. There has been a bunch of speculation as to who is going to play the festival and Maddah hasn’t kept his cards held too tightly […]

Regurgitator-Unit

Ah yes, the gurge. A classic Australian punk band, some would say the last true ‘aussie punk’ band. In an era of the Beastie Boys and Oasis, Regurgitator’s 1997 album Unit prided itself on being radically different. This album was explosive in the Australian music scene, it took the best bits of the 80’s synth […]