Gigs
Coachella Live Stream: April 13-15 2012

Coachella Live Stream: April 13-15 2012

Woo Hoo!!! What are you doing this weekend?  Well, we know what we are doing. We’re going to be streaming Coachella Live from Friday 13th April through to Sunday 15th April.  You know what?  You can too via the wonder of YouTube!!!
MEMOREX at The Echoplex with DJ Paul V & Baron Von Luxxury

MEMOREX at The Echoplex with DJ Paul V & Baron Von Luxxury

DJ Paul V. is celebrating his 30th anniversary with ‘Memorex’ a unique dance event concept and mixtape retrospective at The Echoplex.  It’s all going down on Friday 13th April 2012 in LA and you should be there to enjoy!!!
DJ M!KEATTACK - StK Las Vegas Residency

DJ M!KEATTACK – StK Las Vegas Residency

DJ M!KEATTACK is pretty special!!!  We caught him mixing the night away at his resident spot at StK Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas on Magnum Monday night a couple of weeks back!!!  To say it was the night of nights wouldn’t do his DJ skills justice.  He was pretty spesh and left us hungry for more...
SXSW 2012: Grimes

SXSW 2012: Grimes

What a week it is turning out to be.  We caught Grimes at the Live From The Loft ‘Google Play and YouTube’ stage yesterday to catch an up and coming star.  We had high hopes for this one and it did not disappoint.
SXSW 2012: Penguin Prison - Hard Rock Hotels 'Sound of Your Stay' Music Lounge

SXSW 2012: Penguin Prison – Hard Rock Hotels ‘Sound of Your Stay’ Music Lounge

We’ve wanted to catch the mighty Penguin Prison live for sometime now since discovering them with their awesome tunes and amazing album.  When the chance came along to get to catch them at SXSW at the Hard Rock Hotels ‘Sound of Your Stay’ Music Lounge, we took it!!!
SXSW 2012: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

SXSW 2012: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

Well, as they say, if you don’t shoot you don’t score!!! That was our motto when we were notified we won a ballot/ticket to catch the SXSW performance of Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band. What a SXSW it has been.
SXSW 2012: Crystal Fighters

SXSW 2012: Crystal Fighters

When you are at SXSW, fate plays a glorious part in getting to some awesome gigs.  A classic example of this was last night when we ‘attempted’ to get into the Hype Machine Hotel gig last night for Miike Snow and Madeon and bypassed to Crystal Fighters instead.
SXSW 2012: Kaiser Chiefs - Hard Rock Hotels 'Sound of Your Stay' Music Lounge

SXSW 2012: Kaiser Chiefs – Hard Rock Hotels ‘Sound of Your Stay’ Music Lounge

Far out…..it’s not often you get to sit in a lounge right next to the band playing your favourite songs.  It’s all very live in your lounge here courtesy of Giant Noise and the Hard Rock Hotels ‘Sound Of Your Stay Live’ venue in Austin with The Kaiser Chiefs playing it live and loud!!!!
SXSW 2012: DJ R3HAB

SXSW 2012: DJ R3HAB

If we can stay awake until 3am tonight (tomorrow morning) we’re going to be partying hard to DJ R3HAB!!!  If not, we’ll be parting hard to DJ R3HAB at another point at SXSW!!!
SXSW 2012: Alabama Shakes

SXSW 2012: Alabama Shakes

It was a hard day in the office today. We’ve just caught Alabama Shakes live on stage at SXSW and they were mightily special.
SXSW 2012: Michael Kiwanuka

SXSW 2012: Michael Kiwanuka

Well, if the US didn’t know about BBC Sounds of 2012 winner Michael Kiwanuka, they do now.  I’m typing this up at The Austin Convention Centre and the dreamy vocal honey talents of Mr. Kiwanuka are drifting in the air tonight.
SXSW: Fader Fort - Live Streaming

SXSW: Fader Fort – Live Streaming

Check out the action from Day one live through the power of online streaming.  If you didn’t get your wristband sorted or don’t fancy queuing to get in, why not just get online and stream.
A Plus D = Bootie: SXSW Music Interview

A Plus D = Bootie: SXSW Music Interview

SXSW is here and that can only mean one thing for A Plus D the Bootie Mashup pioneers!!!  Yep, they’re hitting Austin for 2 monster mashup parties in March (SXSWi for Mashable and their own showcasing party for SXSW Music).  We simply cannot wait to catch them in action doing what they do so well....
Electric Guest - This Head I Hold

Electric Guest – This Head I Hold

Another hot band that have pricked up our ears.  This time it is Electric Guest and their track ‘This Head I Hold’ which has a big motown feel to it that would make Mark Ronson proud.
Disco Fries ft. Niles Mason - Born To Fly (Disco Fries Liftoff! Remix)

Disco Fries ft. Niles Mason – Born To Fly (Disco Fries Liftoff! Remix)

The Disco Fries have just dropped their Liftoff! Remix of their track ‘Born To Fly’ featuring Niles Mason and if you thought their original version was awesome, check out this remix.  Outstanding stuff!!!
The Black Keys - Gold On The Ceiling (Official Video)

The Black Keys – Gold On The Ceiling (Official Video)

We’ve been playing this song at least once per day since we bought tickets for The Black Keys at Madison Square Garden gig next month supported by Arctic Monkeys.  Finally the video has been finished and is out there for us all to praise!!!  Love it!
Lana Del Rey Postpones Australian Tour Dates

Lana Del Rey Postpones Australian Tour Dates

Due to unprecedented international demand, LANA DEL REY‘s forthcoming Australian tour dates are to be re-scheduled.   More extensive dates will be announced soon.  All ticket holders will be given refunds and priority booking for new dates.
Coldplay - Charlie Brown (Official Video)

Coldplay – Charlie Brown (Official Video)

Check out the video for Coldplay’s new track ‘Charlie Brown’.  This track was always a standout on the album, so it was no surprise to see that this was going to be their next single.
Active Child - Johnny Belinda (White Arrows Remix)

Active Child – Johnny Belinda (White Arrows Remix)

Another mighty fine track from Active Child that has been given the quality remix touch.  This time the remix comes courtesy of White Arrows on the track ‘Johnny Belinda’.
Madonna (feat. Nicki Minaj & M.I.A.) - Give Me All Your Luvin' / Revolver

Madonna (feat. Nicki Minaj & M.I.A.) – Give Me All Your Luvin’ / Revolver

Hmmmm.  Not sure about these tracks at all.  On one hand you’ve got a stellar artist listing (on paper) for the track ‘Give Me All Your Luvin’ but as far as the quality of the track goes,  the jury is out here.  Not that it matters though as it will probably be downloaded, streamed and...
Zee Avi - Concrete Wall (RAC Mix)

Zee Avi – Concrete Wall (RAC Mix)

Can the Remix Artist Collective (RAC) do no wrong with their mixes?  Just listen to their remix of the track ‘Concrete Wall’ by Zee Avi and you’ll know just what we mean.  This is quite something.
Maya Jane Coles Announces February UK Tour

Maya Jane Coles Announces February UK Tour

What a year 2011 was for Maya Jane Coles. Voted ‘Producer of the Year 2011 by DJ Mag, named ‘Best Breakthrough DJ 2011 by Mixmag, debuting at No. 9 on the Resident Advisor ’2011 DJ Poll’, scooping ‘Best Newcomer 2011 at the Ibiza DJ Awards 2011, many magazine covers and the likes of Anja Schneider,...
Katie Herzig Live - Northcote Social Club Gig

Katie Herzig Live – Northcote Social Club Gig

US Artist Katie Herzig played a supporting slot for Australian artist Butterfly Boucher at the Northcote Social Gig last week (Thursday 5th January 2012) and it was one cracker of a gig with a surprise guest singer!!!
The Black Keys - Lonely Boy (High Top Kicks Remix)

The Black Keys – Lonely Boy (High Top Kicks Remix)

Wooo Hooo!!! In celebration of us purchasing a fine pair of tickets to the Madison Square Garden Black Keys gig with the Arctic Monkeys no less, we are posting this damn fine remix of ‘Lonely Boy’ by High Top Kicks.
NYE Stokehouse 2011 - The Original Beach House Party

NYE Stokehouse 2011 – The Original Beach House Party

What are you doing NYE 2011???  Well, the Stokehouse in St Kilda, Melbourne is bringing the old school beach party back and we will be there to soak up that sunset!!!
Ladyhawke - Anxiety

Ladyhawke – Anxiety

We caught Ladyhawke at her sneaky secret gig at The Tote Hotel in Melbourne tonight and she was on fine form with her band.  They were playing a mix of new tracks from her forthcoming album ‘Anxiety’ due out 19th March 2012 and some classics from her previous album.
Little Boots - Shake Till Your Heart Breaks Mixtape

Little Boots – Shake Till Your Heart Breaks Mixtape

It’s time to pop the cork on the bubbles folks as Victoria Hesketh aka Little Boots has brought us a brand new track of towering (Blackpool) proportions ‘Shake Till Your Heart Breaks’…..and….a DJ mixtape.   You know what?  It’s all mighty fine!!!
Coldplay - Live Concert Streaming From Madrid

Coldplay – Live Concert Streaming From Madrid

If you’re a Coldplay fan, love their live concerts and love the film work of Anton Corbijn (The American, Control and Depeche Mode’s Songs of Faith & Devotion Live), then you are in for a real treat as they are streaming their Madrid gig live on October 26th at 10pm Spanish time/9pm UK time (7am...
Laneway Festival 2012 Lineup

Laneway Festival 2012 Lineup

Well, the line up is out for the 2012 Jerome’s Laneway Festival and you know what….it’s bloody good!!!  Awesome in fact!!!
Big Day Out 2012 Line Up

Big Day Out 2012 Line Up

Well, the first half of the Big Day Out line up is out….but is it really that ‘big’ though? We’re not that sure…
Okkervil River - Tour Support

Okkervil River – Tour Support

The supports for Okkervil River’s upcoming October tour have been announced. Joining the Texan five-piece in Sydney and Brisbane will be Mike Noga, acclaimed solo artist and drummer for the much loved Melbourne band The Drones. Local lads The Ghost Hotel will open the night in Perth with their blend of guitar driven pop-rock and...
Peter Gabriel - New Blood

Peter Gabriel – New Blood

Peter Gabriel reinvents his greatest works with the album ‘New Blood’. It’s out October 11th performed by The New Blood Orchestra.
Parklife Festival Melbourne 2011 - Live Updates

Parklife Festival Melbourne 2011 – Live Updates

Yes folks, the day is upon us in Melbourne that we’ve been looking forward to. Parklife 2011!!! We are armed with the excellent Parklife iPhone app which has a map, a planner for the acts (clash clash clash) and more importantly, we know where the toilets are…which is always an important fact at a festival....
Nirvana - Live At The Paramount

Nirvana – Live At The Paramount

Nirvana’s classic album ‘Nevermind’ will hit it’s 20th anniversary this year. To celebrate this, CinemaLive will be screening the never before seen ‘Live At The Paramount’ concert for one night only on Friday 23rd September at 9pm across Australia.
Daniel Merriweather - Melbourne Acoustic Intimate Show Announced

Daniel Merriweather – Melbourne Acoustic Intimate Show Announced

Hot off the press.  Daniel Merriweather has announced an Acoustic Intimate Show this Monday 29 August at The Toff in Town, Melbourne.
Owl Eyes - Raiders EP Launch

Owl Eyes – Raiders EP Launch

Are you familiar with Owl Eyes? If not, then you should make it your mission to listen to her, as she is one of Australia’s up and coming hot talents and will be not far off a household name by this time in 2012.
Parklife Sideshows

Parklife Sideshows

Listen very carefully as I shall say this only once!!! Unless you’re going to see a band that has a specific tour going on in Australia, i.e. the mighty Kimbra on her Australia tour, there are no Parklife sideshows this year!!!
Lollapalooza Festival Live Streaming

Lollapalooza Festival Live Streaming

Roll up.  Roll up.  Get your Lollapalooza Live Streaming.  If you live in the US, you’re lucky lucky people as you get to watch the streamed Lollapalooza Festival through the wonders of YouTube (sponsored by Dell) around the same time depending on your sState of course.  For us peeps in Australia, we’re +15 hours ahead....
Splendour In The Grass Live Stream

Splendour In The Grass Live Stream

If you want to catch The Vines, Elbow, Kaiser Chiefs & Coldplay perform LIVE  from Splendour In The Grass, watch it here NOW!
BIGSOUND LIVE 2011 - BRISBANE

BIGSOUND LIVE 2011 – BRISBANE

Brisbane….you lucky lucky lot!!! There was a massive announcement today of over 50 new artists that have been released for the September BIGSOUND LIVE line up in Brisbane.