Category: News

News: The National Announces Full Oz Tour For 2014

Hot on the heels of their recent headline slot at  Splendour In The Grass, The National have today – courtesy of Handsome Tours – announced a full Australian tour in support of their sixth record ‘Trouble Will Find Me’. It will be their first full tour here since their sell out run of Falls Festival…

News: Melbourne Ska Orchestra stream debut LP

The Melbourne Ska Orchestra have been plying their trade of upbeat ska infused music for over a decade, yet are only now getting around to releasing their debut longplayer. Their sound is obviously influenced by both, the original 60’s sounds of Jamaica, as well as the 3rd wave revival of ska, that came out of…

News: Record Store Day 2013 – Full List of Releases

This year’s Record Store Day – of which Jack White is the Ambassador – is happening on Saturday 20th April. It’s a day when independent record stores the world over, will be grappling with one another to get their hands on copies of the strictly limited edition releases. Since it began in 2007, the main…

News: The National announced for Cork’s Marquee

Harmonic Presents are the promoters that seemingly just keep giving to Irish music lovers. The National have just been announced to play The Marquee in Cork on Friday 28th June.  Tickets will cost a very reasonable 35Euro and are on sale at 9am on Thursday 28th February. This will be their only Irish date of the summer,…

Coming Soon…

Hi there folks, just letting you know some finishing touches are being made to this my first ever music blog. I plan on covering news from local Melbourne acts, to the independent Irish scene and further afield, as well as reviewing gigs and records. If your are a band or solo artist then please do…