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With the 5th annual Yours & Owls Music & Arts Festival kicking off in less than a week now, the time has come to look over the recently announced set times and make a plan of assault. Set to take over Stuart Park in North Woolongong from Friday to Sunday on the October Long Weekend,
Melbourne’s brand-new boutique festival The Bureau has announced its impressive inaugural lineup, featuring the likes of ‘the screaming eagle of soul’ Charles Bradley and homegrown talents Saskwatch and Andy Bull. Other acts named on the first-ever The Bureau lineup include Tasmanian singer-songwriter Asta, “Australia’s hardest hitting Hammond Organ Trio” Cookin’ On 3 Burners and local
Melbourne indie-pop legends Saskwatch are riding high at the moment, having just released their third full-length Sorry I Let It Come Between Us, and to celebrate, are heading into the Music Feeds LIVE studio to stream their delicious musical goodies straight to you! Having kicked off the year with an Aussie tour and an appearance
Yours & Owls is back for its biggest year yet. The fifth instalment of the Wollongong music and arts festival has just dropped the lineup for 2015, which includes the likes of The Preatures, Cloud Control, The Delta Riggs and The Rubens. This year’s event has also chucked a Soundwave and expanded into a two-day
Melbourne band Saskwatch have a flurry of news for fans, announcing their third album, dropping the video for the first single and revealing dates for an east coast tour. The band’s third album will be called Sorry I Let It Come Between Us and its single I’ll Be Fine has been given the video treatment
The Great Escape – the UK festival which prides itself on supporting exciting new artists – will be graced by a strong Aussie contingent in 2015, thanks in part to the efforts of the Australian music development initiative Sounds Australia. A variety of Australian talent will spend a day at the British seaside for the
This Australia Day public holiday The Rocks precinct in Sydney will be transformed into a live music hub featuring free performances from some of Australia’s best bands and entertainers including Thelma Plum, Saskwatch and Dustin Tebbutt. From midday to early evening on Monday 26th January the precinct will come alive with live performances and events.
The 2015 lineup has been announced for the Australia Day Weekend Fundraiser Shows, and it is a cracker. The Reverence Hotel and The Corner Hotel in Melbourne will feature the likes of punk veterans Frenzal Rhomb, the sweet soul of Saskwatch, and local rock favourites The Smith Street Band. Now in its fifth year, the
Melbourne outfits The Getaway Plan, Saskwatch and Fraser A. Gorman are amongst the recipients of the latest round of Arts Victoria grants which will provide $1.4 million to artists and arts organisations across the state. The State’s Minister for the Arts Heidi Victoria today announced the VicArts Grants program, revealing that The Getaway Plan will
Brisbane has got a brand new live music venue, The Triffid, located in the inner-city suburb of Newstead, and the fresh venue is set to open its doors for the very first time later this month. Delighting eager patrons even more, the venue has today announced its killer inaugural live music program, naming the acts
The Age Music Victoria Genre Awards will return for its annual instalment this year and today organisers have announced the 2014 finalists, who represent the year’s best Victorian music across many diverse categories. This year’s nominees cover all genres from jazz to electronic to best experimental avant-garde and hip hop. Leading the charge in the
The nominees for this year’s Carlton Dry $50,000 Global Music Grant have been announced during the BIGSOUND Music Conference in Brisbane, with a mix of local artists in the running for the prize. From over 100 artists and bands who applied, the five acts named on the shortlist are Melbourne’s beloved Smith Street Band, Canberra
The Mullum Music Festival has unveiled its diverse 2014 lineup, with alt rock legends The Church, Melbourne nine-piece Saskwatch and indie folk darlings Husky leading a line-up of over 80 international and national acts. Held over four days, the Mullum Music Festival will take over the halls, clubs and streets of Iggy Azalea‘s home town,
The already mighty live lineup for the country’s leading music industry conference and showcase, Brisbane’s BIGSOUND, has now been rounded out with the addition of 12 final acts who will perform at the event this September. Completing the grand total of 140 local and international artists who will play across conference’s three days include Melbourne
Soulful 23-year-old Yorkshire crooner John Newman has announced he will be joined by Melbourne nine-piece Saskwatch on his Australian tour, which kicks off at the Palace Theatre next month. The critically lauded band will be hot on the heels of their highly anticipated second album, Nose Dive. Since 2009, Saskwatch have been developing a reputation
Festival’s eighth lineup announcement!