Music

Wed 9 Jan 2019

New annual music festival coming to Coast

premium_icon New annual music festival coming to Coast

An annual music festival featuring international artists will soon arrive on the Gold Coast, the first since crowd-drawers were wound up.

'Go home': Trump supporters upset by Qld band's comments

'Go home': Trump supporters upset by Qld band's comments

THE Amity Affliction is in the middle of a social media storm after calling out a Trump supporter at one of its US shows.

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Samsung HW-N950 soundbar worthy award winner

premium_icon Samsung HW-N950 soundbar worthy award winner

We have been putting the Samsung HW-N950 to the test over the holiday period, and let’s just say things have got a whole lot louder in our loungeroom.

Thu 3 Jan 2019

Coachella 2019 line-up announced

Coachella 2019 line-up announced

It’s most-hyped music festival in the world, and with the sheer volume of stellar artists, the 2019 line-up was well worth the wait.

Wed 2 Jan 2019

How streaming has hijacked our charts

How streaming has hijacked our charts

The current ARIA top 50 is a confusing mess of retro classics that have stumbled their way to the top for the first time in years - and this is why.

Mon 31 Dec 2018

Chilling text to New Year revellers

Chilling text to New Year revellers

REVELLERS welcoming in the new year at festivals across Australia have been sent a disturbing text message after yet another tragic death.

Thu 20 Dec 2018

Teen wildcard named Eurovision hopeful

premium_icon Teen wildcard named Eurovision hopeful

SBS has unveiled three new artists to join Kate Miller-Heidke, Mark Vincent, Sheppard and Electric Fields as our potential representative at Eurovision.

Sun 16 Dec 2018

Paul Kelly salutes brave Aussie fans

premium_icon Paul Kelly salutes brave Aussie fans

The wild storms that have smashed Paul Kelly’s Making Gravy tour have nothing on the Australian rock star’s fans.

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Aussie DJ backs pill testing at music festivals

premium_icon Aussie DJ backs pill testing at music festivals

A top Australian DJ has given her full support to pill testing at music festivals and raves, saying that we need to be “realistic and smart” about drug culture.

Tue 11 Dec 2018

DJs on deadly dance scene say they don’t glorify drugs

premium_icon DJs on deadly dance scene say they don’t glorify drugs

The artists behind the hardcore raves where Sydney teenagers are overdosing on drugs say there is “absolutely no connection” between their music and narcotics.

Sat 8 Dec 2018

Bee Gees’ bizarre link to Bohemian Rhapsody

premium_icon Bee Gees’ bizarre link to Bohemian Rhapsody

Colin Petersen has had two stabs at fame – as a child movie star and drummer in the Bee Gees … with a bizarre link to Bohemian Rhapsody.

Fri 7 Dec 2018

Woodford dust to be history

Woodford dust to be history

Woodford Folk Festival fans will soon be able to experience the event’s magic minus the dust with big changes to the iconic site.

No guilt, just pure pleasure in Bon Jovi’s belters

No guilt, just pure pleasure in Bon Jovi’s belters

SOME buzzkills will insist on calling Bon Jovi a “guilty pleasure”. It’s time to drop the guilty – this is good fun packaged up in rollicking showmanship.

Thu 6 Dec 2018

Why ringtones are making a comeback

premium_icon Why ringtones are making a comeback

Ringtones may be so 2006 but are enjoying a resurgence on streaming platforms. So why is the Benny Hill theme competing for ears with Drake and Post Malone?

Wed 5 Dec 2018

Kings & queens of streams

Kings & queens of streams

Turns out Australians with streaming accounts really enjoy listening to a lot of Drake, Post Malone and Ariana Grande.

Mon 3 Dec 2018

Big Aussie names vying for spot at Eurovision

premium_icon Big Aussie names vying for spot at Eurovision

SBS has revealed an impressive first round of A-list stars and a buzzworthy rising act to sing off for the right to represent Australia.

Fri 30 Nov 2018

Revealed: Tough new laws to protect you from scalpers

premium_icon Revealed: Tough new laws to protect you from scalpers

Every AFL ticket would be off-limits to scalpers under new national laws proposed by Bill Shorten.

Labor has ticket scalpers in their sights

premium_icon Labor has ticket scalpers in their sights

The ALP has responded to lobbying from musicians and minders including Gang of Youth’s frontman Dave Le’aupepe and Missy Higgins to target ticket scalpers.

Jackman announces world tour

Jackman announces world tour

Hugh Jackman will make a return to the stage next year in a massive global arena tour and the Aussie star has promised to sing a few old faves.

Thu 29 Nov 2018

ARIAs moment that made Nicole cringe

ARIAs moment that made Nicole cringe

KEITH Urban may have won laughs as ARIAs host, but one shout-out left wife Nicole Kidman cringing with embarrassment.

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