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17 Dec 2014

Future Music Festival has made a surprise addition to the 2015 lineup

Finnish producer Ville Virtanen – also known as Darude and “that bloke who did that ‘Sandstorm’ track – has been added the lineup for the 2015 Future Music tour alongside Drake, The Prodigy and Die Antwoord. Darude epic 1999 trance classic ‘Sandstorm’ is the gift that keeps on giving. Not

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16 Dec 2014

Bluesfest announces fifth lineup for 2015

Bluesfest has announced a fifth lineup of acts who will join the headline acts including Lenny Kravitz, Ben Harper and The Black Keys at the festival over Easter next year. The latest round of additions is led by The Screaming Eagle of Soul, Charles Bradley and his all-star band The

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15 Dec 2014

Falls festival announces set-times for 2014/15

It’s just two weeks until 2015 and so the Falls festival has unveiled the set-times for the three festivals in Lorne, Byron Bay and Marion Bay. Time to get out your highlighters and start planning your days The Presets will take the headline honours in Lorne taking to the main

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08 Dec 2014

triple j’s Beat The Drum concert just got even bigger

Gotye and Daniel Johns are among a bunch of big names added to the lineup for Beat The Drum – a festival celebrating the 40th year of triple j in 2015. Also joining the lineup is Powderfinger frontman Bernard Fanning, Something For Kate’s Paul Dempsey, Sarah Blasko, Megan Washington, DZ

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07 Dec 2014

triple j listeners reveal their top 10 albums of 2014

Triple J listeners sure love Aussie music. That’s the main take home point from their list of their favourite 10 albums of 2014. Revealed on last night’s 2014 program with Richard Kingsmill – who also unveiled his favourite albums of the year – the list includes eight homegrown artists including

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03 Dec 2014

Groovin The Moo 2015 dates announced

Groovin The Moo 2015 will kick off on ANZAC Long Weekend with dates in Oakbank, South Australia and Bunbury before heading to Bendigo, Canberra, Maitland, and Townsville. This year’s Groovin The Moo lineup featured international acts Cults, Disclosure, Holy Fuck, The Naked And Famous and Robert Delong, along with a

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03 Dec 2014

Laneway Festival adds five more acts

Laneway Festival’s stacked 2015 line-up has grown a little larger, with the addition of five triple j Unearthed winners. Fast-rising producer JOY has been added in Brisbane, while Melbourne will get local hip-hop duo Milwaukee Banks, indie-pop group I Know Leopard has been added to the lineup in Sydney, Perth

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02 Dec 2014

Sydney’s lockout curfew pushed back for New Year’s Eve

Sydney’s 1.30am lockouts will be lifted by the State Government for one night only this New Year’s Eve. The Daily Telegraph reports that venues in the CBD and Kings Cross will be able to admit new punters until 3am – but the 3am “last drinks” law will remain in place.

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02 Dec 2014

Southbound 2015 timetables released

The timetables for Southbound 2015 have been unveiled along with a few final additions. Electronic trio Crooked Colours, Perth alt-pop act Methyl Ethel, the 2015 recipient of the The JB Seed grant Jim Lawrie, Stagebound competition winners Apache and the Pilerats DJs Tina Says and Troy Division. The new additions

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01 Dec 2014

Third lineup announcement for Soundwave 2015 due before Xmas

Soundwave promoter AJ Maddah has revealed a few details about his plans for the third and final lineup announcement for 2015. The announcement is scheduled to drop before Christmas, which is just over three weeks away, and will feature “about seven” new acts including “one or two” metal bands. Maddah

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