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Bluesfest 2013 announces another lineup addition!

That's right, the kind folks over at Bluesfest just can't seem to help themselves! Following up the Australian (and Kiwi) contingent we last had join us, it's another set of internationals.  Headlining this announcement are Counting Crows, Ben Harper doing a solo gig, current indie-folk favourites The Lumineers and the legendary Taj Mahal.   Check

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Bluesfest new lineup: Australian and Kiwi acts

Byron Bay Bluesfest have added even more groups to their phenomenal lineup! This time round it's the Aussies and Kiwis strutting their stuff. Standouts are The Cat Empire, Xavier Rudd and King Cannons (check out our review of their debut album HERE.) There's more good news for Bluesfest fans but we won't tell you, we'll leave

By | November 21st, 2012|Categories: News|Comments Off on Bluesfest new lineup: Australian and Kiwi acts

Adelaide Festival program announced.

The Adelaide Festival has released its program for 2013. There are, as always, plenty of events that are worth going to but we'll pick out a few that true music fans won't want to miss.   Friday 1 March Neil Finn and Paul Kelly As part of their national tour, Neil Finn and Paul Kelly's

By | November 20th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Adelaide Festival program announced.

Bluesfest updated lineup

Bluesfest have released more of their lineup for 2013 and it is looking huge! Festival director Peter Noble has said there are four more announcements to come, but they will have a very hard job ahead of them to top the current headliners of Paul Simon, Robert Plant (with the Sensational Space Shifters,) Santana, Ben

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Byron Bay Bluesfest release 2013 lineup first announcement

Peter Noble and the team over at Bluesfest Byron Bay have released their first announcement for their 2013 lineup.  It's a cracker of a list, with something for every age and type of Bluesfest fan.   Have a look at the lineup below, then scroll down to the bottom for the schedule so far and

By | September 19th, 2012|Categories: News|Comments Off on Byron Bay Bluesfest release 2013 lineup first announcement

Soundgarden confirm new album: “King Animal”

Soundgarden have confirmed and released more information about their upcoming new album, which will be titled "King Animal."   Slated for release on November 13, band members have thus far described the album as a return to the group's original, popular sound; a claim supported by the news that apparently "King Animal" will feature unreleased

By | September 17th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Soundgarden confirm new album: “King Animal”

Neil Young & Crazy Horse reveal details for new album “Psychedelic Pill”

Neil Young and Crazy Horse have passed out some more information about their upcoming album "Psychedelic Pill."  Releasing on October 30, the album will be available digitally, as a double-CD and on triple vinyl (though this won't be available until November 23.)   Despite spanning two discs, this record will only feature eight tracks (some

By | September 15th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Neil Young & Crazy Horse reveal details for new album “Psychedelic Pill”

St. Vincent & David Byrne announce 2013 Australian tour dates

We hope you've all gone out and bought St. Vincent and David Byrne's new collaboration album, "Love This Giant."  (If you don't know what we're talking about look at our 12 most anticipated upcoming albums list.)   The kind folks over at Remote Control Records have released a few more Australian dates for Byrne and

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Led Zeppelin reunion show in cinemas this October

  The official trailer is here and it's officially time to get excited! As the trailer below states, "The most demanded ticket in music history," Led Zeppelin's show in 2007 was, according to many, a miracle. The result of many man hours, dedicated preparation and the passing of a music legend (Ahmet Ertegun), this was

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Morrissey announces 2012 Australia & NZ tour

Morrissey, the enigmatic British solo artist and former lead singer for The Smiths has announced an Australia and New Zealand for December.  A master lyricist, capable of being viciously scathing whilst also totally affable and self-depreciating, this will be Morrisey's first jaunt down under in over a decade. Including dates in Wellington, Auckland, Brisbane, Melbourne

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