Category: Music News

IN HEARTS WAKE Announce New Album Ark + Reveal New Single “Passage”

IN HEARTS WAKE Announce New Album Ark + Reveal New Single “Passage”

Byron Bay’s In Hearts Wake have been changing minds and lives since 2012 and with fourth albumArk they are looking to inspire change like never before. Set for release on May 26 via UNFD, Ark pays homage to the past as much as it signals a bright new future for conscious heavy music with the band partnering up with Tangaroa Blue for We […]

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An Acoustic Evening With GAVIN DEGRAW

An Acoustic Evening With GAVIN DEGRAW

Multi-platinum selling and Grammy nominated recording artist GAVIN DEGRAW has announced Australian dates for his 2017 An Acoustic Evening with Gavin DeGraw World Tour. Following a multi-city trek across Europe, Gavin DeGraw heads to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne for club shows this July to perform songs spanning his entire career. The intimate set will give fans the chance to see […]

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RISE AGAINST’s new album,  WOLVES, set for June 9 release – First Single “The Violence” Out Now

RISE AGAINST’s new album, WOLVES, set for June 9 release – First Single “The Violence” Out Now

WOLVES, the new album from Rise Against, will be released on June 9 via EMI Australia. Today, the band unveiled the first single, “The Violence”, which can be purchased HERE. Los Angeles-based alternative radio station KROQ gave the song its U.S. broadcast premiere this morning. The pre-order for WOLVES begins today – PRE-ORDER HERE. Fans who pre-order the digital album will instantly receive “The […]

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RICHIE KOTZEN ‘Salting Earth’ – Australian Tour – August 2017

RICHIE KOTZEN ‘Salting Earth’ – Australian Tour – August 2017

Guitar virtuoso, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist, Richie Kotzen will tour Australia’s east coast for the first time this August. The current Winery Dogs axeman and former member of Poison and Mr Big has just released his 22nd solo album, Salting Earth via his own label, Headroom-Inc. From deep bluesy grooves to balls-out hard rock; burning sky harmonic glory to funk-jazz and […]

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NICKELBACK debut new video and confirm album release date – MTRBWY Video of the week!

NICKELBACK debut new video and confirm album release date – MTRBWY Video of the week!

Diamond-certified, global award winning rock band, Nickelback, have unleashed the brand new video for their  US Top 10 radio single “Feed The Machine”. Directed by Simian Design, the video premiere comes as the band continues to prepare for the release of their ninth studio album Feed The Machine now confirmed for worldwide release on JUNE 16th and the colossal headlining […]

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KREATOR With Special Guests VADER Announce Australian & New Zealand Tour

KREATOR With Special Guests VADER Announce Australian & New Zealand Tour

Hit the extreme aggression button metal fans – The Gods Of Violence return to tear the top of your head off and crush you into submission.   “The encore was filled to the brim with really old-school material with songs like “Flag of Hate”, “Under the Guillotine” and “Pleasure to Kill”. Needless to say, the crowd went crazy.” Metal Wani   Three years after […]

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PARAMORE announce new album ‘After Laughter’ out May 12 featuring new single ‘Hard Times’ out now!

PARAMORE announce new album ‘After Laughter’ out May 12 featuring new single ‘Hard Times’ out now!

Fueled By Ramen recording group Paramore have announced the eagerly awaited release of their fifth studio album, After Laughter, which will arrive everywhere on May 12.  The GRAMMY Award-winning band’s first new album in more than four years is available to pre-order now and is accompanied by an instant grat download of the just unveiled new single, Hard Times, joined […]

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ALICE COOPER returns to Australia celebrating the 40th Anniversary of his first Australian tour with special guest ACE FREHLEY!

ALICE COOPER returns to Australia celebrating the 40th Anniversary of his first Australian tour with special guest ACE FREHLEY!

It was March 1977 when Alice Cooper, the architect of shock-rock, undertook his first ever concert tour of Australia – and broke attendance records.  40 years on and this revered entertainer continues to surprise and exude danger at every turn, thrilling audiences globally! Fans will be delighted to hear that Alice Cooper will return to our shores this October for […]

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THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN announce final ever Australian tour in October 2017

THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN announce final ever Australian tour in October 2017

Don’t cry because THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN are calling it a day; smile because they’ve somehow managed to stay alive this long and that you’ll get one last chance to witness them live. After twenty years of defying expectation, pushing the boundaries of their compositions, and performances beyond what might seem possible or even reasonable, THE DILLINGER ESCAPE PLANannounced that […]

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TRAIN’s Play That Song Tour Heads to Australia

TRAIN’s Play That Song Tour Heads to Australia

Multi-Grammy and Billboard award winning band, TRAIN, make a welcome return to our shores when they bring their ‘Play That Song’ tour to Australia this winter. Kicking off the tour in Brisbane at The Tivoli on July 31, Train will then head to Sydney’s State Theatre on August 1 and finish at Melbourne’s Palais Theatre on Friday August 4, all […]

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THE STRANGLERS Announce Classic Collection Tour

THE STRANGLERS Announce Classic Collection Tour

One of the UK’s most important musical exports, The Stranglers announce their return to Australia in 2018 with their biggest tour in 30 years, ‘The Classic Collection’ Taking twenty of their most popular tracks from their revered album classics, chart successes and fan favourites from across their 40-year history, The Stranglers prove their longevity and impact with tracks including Golden Brown, Always […]

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GRENADIERS Fire Back Up With New Single, Tour & Video

GRENADIERS Fire Back Up With New Single, Tour & Video

Everybody knows that GRENADIERS are the real deal. The Adelaide rock warriors have returned, with acerbic new single and video ‘Suburban Life’, and a high volume east coast tour. Premiered on radio by triple j’s Home & Hosed last week, ‘Suburban Life’ is a driving justification of why Australian rock music is firmly back on the up and up. Taken from new recordings for […]

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HOOBASTANK, WHEATUS, ALIEN ANT FARM, LIT & CKY ANNOUNCED FOR SING IT LOUD! TOUR 2017

HOOBASTANK, WHEATUS, ALIEN ANT FARM, LIT & CKY ANNOUNCED FOR SING IT LOUD! TOUR 2017

Take yourself back to a time when Wheatus and Alien Ant Farm were smashing their way to the top of the Hottest 100. To a time where the epic stadium rock of Hoobastankreigned supreme. And to a time when the ‘jackass’ skate punk of Lit and CKY were as common as mohawks and wallet chains. With collective worldwide record sales […]

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BODY COUNT return to Australia for the first time in 22 years for the ‘Bloodlust Tour’ Tickets on sale now!

BODY COUNT return to Australia for the first time in 22 years for the ‘Bloodlust Tour’ Tickets on sale now!

The wait is finally over, TEG LIVE & SONY Music are proud to announceBODY COUNT’S eagerly-awaited return to Australia in June seeing the band perform in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne for the first time in 22 years to celebrate the release of their highly anticipated album Bloodlust. The Australian Bloodlust Tour will be the first BODY COUNT shows in the world to support the release […]

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EVAN DANDO Announces Intimate Shows in Perth, Sydney & Melbourne

EVAN DANDO Announces Intimate Shows in Perth, Sydney & Melbourne

Handsome tours are thrilled to announce that ever-engaging Lemonheads frontman EVAN DANDO will perform a run of intimate shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth this May. Tickets are on sale now via handsometours.com The scruffy, haphazard Peter Pan-like presence that is Evan Dando has achieved music-lover legend status down here in Australia. Possessing just the perfect knack for irony, barefaced talent and undeniable […]

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Ill Niño with Special Guests Terror Universal Announce Australian Tour

Ill Niño with Special Guests Terror Universal Announce Australian Tour

Hailing from New Jersey/New York, ILL NIÑO are a not just a meteorological event, they are a musical force to be reckoned with. Their revered album ‘Revolution Revolución’ marked what was the beginning for these founding fathers of Latin metal. ILL NIÑO offered something different, they brought a flair and ethnicity to the metal scene. With their jaw dropping percussive […]

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ICE-T’S BODY COUNT ‘Bloodlust’ is out today!! Confirmed return to Australia

ICE-T’S BODY COUNT ‘Bloodlust’ is out today!! Confirmed return to Australia

BODY COUNT CONFIRMED TO RETURN TO AUSTRALIA FOR THEIR FIRST SHOWS IN 22 YEARS THIS JUNE PRESENTED BY TEG LIVE & SONY MUSIC – ON SALE DETAILS TO BE REVEALED NEXT WEEK. JOIN THE WAITLIST HERE The wait is finally over, as ICE-T’s BODY COUNT is back and more vicious than ever. Their highly-anticipated new, full-length album, Bloodlust, is out […]

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WIN tickets to see THE TEA PARTY live in Sydney with a 48 piece Orchestra

WIN tickets to see THE TEA PARTY live in Sydney with a 48 piece Orchestra

Would you like to see THE TEA PARTY live in Sydney on us? Well, thanks to our friends at TEG Live and RPM we have 2 x double passes to give away for what will be an amazing show as the band play with the Sydney Orchestra at the Star Events Centre on Friday April 21. So to be one of our two […]

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I PREVAIL’s Brisbane Show CANCELLED, RE-SCHEDULED FOR Monday April 3

I PREVAIL’s Brisbane Show CANCELLED, RE-SCHEDULED FOR Monday April 3

Due to Cyclone Debbie and the high risk of flooding in the Brisbane area and after consultation between the Band, Promoter, venue and relevant authorities, the decision has been made to re-schedule tonight’s show Thursday 30 March at The Triffid Brisbane. In a silver lining for Brisbane fans I Prevail have re-scheduled their show from tonight in Brisbane to Monday […]

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ANGRY ANDERSON BAND announce Sydney & Newcastle shows as part of ‘TATTS: Live In Brunswick’ album tour

ANGRY ANDERSON BAND announce Sydney & Newcastle shows as part of ‘TATTS: Live In Brunswick’ album tour

Tatts: Live in Brunswick is a 14-track album recorded in the early ‘80s at Melbourne’s Bombay Bicycle Club in Brunswick and mastered for loyal fans in 2017. This album captures the sweaty, alcohol soaked, intense assault on the senses and the rock scene back in the fabulous ‘80s. Tracks like Bad Boy for Love, We Can’t Be Beaten and Rock […]

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WOLFMOTHER Present Their Long Awaited National Gypsy Caravan Tour

WOLFMOTHER Present Their Long Awaited National Gypsy Caravan Tour

Having spent the majority of 2016 touring & selling out theatres, stadiums & festivals throughout the world including North & South America, Europe, the UK & Scandinavia, Wolfmother finally return to Australia for the home leg of their Gypsy Caravan Tour (& their first full national album tour since the release of 2009’s ‘Cosmic Egg’). With an extensive history & […]

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Original Kiss Drummer Peter Criss Heading to Australia for ”One Last Time” + Kiss Konvention 2017 Announcement

Original Kiss Drummer Peter Criss Heading to Australia for ”One Last Time” + Kiss Konvention 2017 Announcement

Shout Out Loud Events are proud to announce the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame Member, Legendary Founding member and Catman of KISS Peter Criss One Last Time Dinner Performance Show at The Sofitel on Melbourne 12th May 2017 as well as Peter’s Signing & Photo sessions with fans at The Australian KISS Konvention at Wick Studios 13th & 14th […]

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PAPA ROACH announce the release of their ninth studio album ‘Crooked Teeth’ out May 19

PAPA ROACH announce the release of their ninth studio album ‘Crooked Teeth’ out May 19

Papa Roach announce the May 19 release of their ninth-studio album,Crooked Teeth via Eleven Seven Music/Sony Music Australia. The band has already given fans of taste of album with the November release of the title track, Crooked Teeth and the explosive new single Help,  both of which will be instantly available to those who pre-order the album HERE. Crooked Teeth will be available […]

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Australian premiere – TOOTH & NAIL release debut single ‘Cryin’ For You’

Australian premiere – TOOTH & NAIL release debut single ‘Cryin’ For You’

New Grunge-Blues duo deliver bruising cocktail of riffs and heavy soul New UK grunge-soul rockers Tooth & Nail will release their debut single Cryin’ For You on Friday 24th March. The melancholy garage-blues song showcases soulful vocals, indie rock hooks and a gloriously heavy Sabbath-esque closing minute. Formed in late 2016 when singer/guitarist Daniel Pearson (a prolific singer-songwriter with three […]

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BABY ANIMALS and SCREAMING JETS announce National tour

BABY ANIMALS and SCREAMING JETS announce National tour

Baby Animals and Screaming Jets, two of Australia’s finest rock bands, will hit the road together this June and July in the rock event of the year! Fronted by Suze DeMarchi and Dave Gleeson respectively, two of the country’s most dynamic performers, fans can look forward to a four on the floor night of rock from these incredible live acts  […]

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HANSON Bring ‘Middle Of Everywhere’ 25th Anniversary World Tour To Australia This June

HANSON Bring ‘Middle Of Everywhere’ 25th Anniversary World Tour To Australia This June

In celebration of the band’s 25th Anniversary, multi-Grammy nominated pop-rock trio HANSON today announce the Australian leg of their Middle Of Everywhere World Tour which includes Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and more this June. The world tour also includes concerts in Europe and North America, with a South American leg still to be announced. The band will kick off the […]

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STEEL PANTHER has what you need with the premiere of latest video ‘I Got What You Want’

STEEL PANTHER has what you need with the premiere of latest video ‘I Got What You Want’

Universally renowned glam rock band Steel Panther today premiered I Got What You Want, the fourth music video off their upcoming album, Lower The Bar, on Vevo and YouTube. Fanthers around the globe can head over to Vevo now to check it out in the link below. The track is also available for instant download on iTunes, Amazon and on the band’s website at […]

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NIC CESTER (JET) | JET frontman to play exclusive solo shows in Syd & Melb with his all Italian band

NIC CESTER (JET) | JET frontman to play exclusive solo shows in Syd & Melb with his all Italian band

Nic Cester is delighted to announce that he will be playing two very special solo shows in Sydney (The Basement) and Melbourne (The Toff In Town) next month to introduce his forthcoming solo album and band to the world at large. Best known as the frontman for Australian rock legends Jet, Nic is known for his extraordinary voice, songwriting smarts […]

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KILLING HEIDI Announce National Headline Tour

KILLING HEIDI Announce National Headline Tour

Aussie Rock Pop darlings, KILLING HEIDI, will head out on their first national tour in more than a decade. It’s been twenty years since triple j unearthed the Hooper siblings as Killing Heidi with their disarming folk pop song, ‘Kettle’. The band soon expanded into colourful teenage power pop and burst onto the national and international stage with their breakthrough debut album Reflector, released in March 2000. […]

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Musical powerhouses join forces to raise urgent medical funds for Gold Coast musician, Corey De Luka

Musical powerhouses join forces to raise urgent medical funds for Gold Coast musician, Corey De Luka

On Saturday April 15, Jeff Martin and Jeff Burrows (The Tea Party), Sarah McLeod (The Superjesus), and Mick Skelton (The Baby Animals), will play a benefit concert to help raise urgently needed medical funds for their beloved brother, and fellow musician, Corey De Luka, who has recently been diagnosed with kidney and lung cancer. The benefit show, “Corey’s Jam” will […]

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