Australian music media lost its collective mind last week when rumours started circulating that the country’s premier heavy music festival, Soundwave, had scored none other than Guns N’ Roses as its headline act AND that it would feature the original lineup with Slash and Axl back together again.
UK’s epic twin festivals Reading and Leeds is going down at the moment and Bring The Horizon have brought what is being claimed as one of the sets of the weekend, premiering a handful of new songs.
With 90’s alt-rock legends Blind Melon set to tour Australia this October, our excitement continues to build and to be honest, we’re getting all nostalgic over here and revisiting the glorious decade that was.
Behemoth digital corporations slash giant babies Apple and Tidal are currently in the midst of a feud, which all started when a Tidal live-stream of the Lil WeezyAna Festival, a charity concert to benefit children affected by Hurricane Katrina, cut to the above image (minus angry Drake, that was our doing) when Canadian rapper Drake .
Much like its antipodean cousin Splendour in the Grass, UK’s annual Glastonbury festival is often known for its wet and muddy disposition, and much like in Byron this year, gumboots (or wellies if you’re a pom) are the must-have festival item to navigate the treacherous sludge.
An Oxford University study, looking into links between teen sub-cultures and depression, has recently released its results which found that youth who identify as goths are three times more likely to suffer from depression and five times more likely to self-harm.
The Weeknd‘s Can’t Feel My Face has been a huge hit for the Canadian PBR&B artist, but we’re pretty sure it’s not about going to the dentist.
Nobody puts DJ in a corner.
Playing at the recent Newport Folk Festival, Courtney Barnett, Hozier, Dawes‘ Taylor Goldsmith and J.
All around legend Lauren Mayberry of CHVRCHES‘ has for a good while now been standing up to the grossly rampant misogyny that women in the public eye tend to face.
Ratatat have just announced a run of Australian east coast shows alongside their upcoming appearances at The 25th Meredith Music Festival and Fairgrounds Festival in Berry NSW.