Category: Music News

STATE CHAMPS (USA) Announce Australian Tour With Very Special Guests The Maine (USA), Hot Milk (UK) & PAPERWEIGHT (AUS)

STATE CHAMPS (USA) Announce Australian Tour With Very Special Guests The Maine (USA), Hot Milk (UK) & PAPERWEIGHT (AUS)

Australia, we hope you are ready for what promises to be the biggest pop-punk tour of the year with an ultimate line-up. That’s right folks, New York pop-rockers STATE CHAMPS are returning to Australia this September with very special guests THE MAINE, HOT MILK & PAPERWEIGHT. Starting in bedrooms and basements in 2010, STATE CHAMPS quickly ascended as leaders of a new scene owing as much to […]

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OZZY OSBOURNE announces new album ‘Patient Number 9’

OZZY OSBOURNE announces new album ‘Patient Number 9’

Ozzy is back. Mark September 9 on your calendar as the release date for Patient Number 9, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy®-winning singer and songwriter Ozzy Osbourne’s new album and the first since his critically acclaimed, worldwide, chart-topping 2020 Ordinary Man release. The album’s self-titled first single has been released today. Listen to Patient Number 9 here. “Having worked with Ozzy in the past, I jumped at another opportunity […]

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ONE ELECTRIC DAY Returns In 2022 With Five Massive Shows Across Australia

ONE ELECTRIC DAY Returns In 2022 With Five Massive Shows Across Australia

Over the past decade, One Electric Day has solidified its reputation as one of Victoria’s favourite one-day music festivals. Every year the show at Werribee Park sells out in a matter of minutes. This year, organisers are not only excited to be able to take the popular event interstate again for a run of shows, but have also announced an international headliner […]

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The Good Things Festival 2022 Huge Line-Up Is Here!

The Good Things Festival 2022 Huge Line-Up Is Here!

Australia’s largest and favourite travelling music festival, aka Good Things Festival, is officially returning to ignite mosh pits and more along the east coast in December – and we can’t wait to celebrate with you! With so few things to celebrate over the past few years and a severe lack of live music and festivals, it’s about time we all had […]

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Good Things Festival returns in 2022

Good Things Festival returns in 2022

GOOD THINGS COME TO THOSE WHO WAIT… GOOD THINGS FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES ITS RETURN IN DECEMBER 2022 It’s a good thing that festivals and live music are back on the menu this year because you’ll be able to bring 2022 to a close this December in sensational fashion; yep, Australia’s largest alternative and favourite traveling music festival, aka Good Things Festival, is […]

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KAV TEMPERLEY Shares New Single ‘Machines Of Love And Grace’ + National ESKIMO JOE Tour

KAV TEMPERLEY Shares New Single ‘Machines Of Love And Grace’ + National ESKIMO JOE Tour

Eskimo Joe frontman Kav Temperley today furthers his sublime solo endeavours, releasing a deeply poetic, ethereal-yet-pounding new single Machines Of Love And Grace. Tackling the themes of connectivity in the digital age, Kav has also today shared an affecting music video for Machines Of Love And Grace, simultaneously capturing the track’s existential narrative and driving instrumentals alongside Kav’s dynamic stylings. […]

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PANIC! AT THE DISCO Announces Seventh Studio Album ‘Viva Las Vengeance’ Out August 19 | Title Track “Viva Las Vengeance” Song + Video Out Now

PANIC! AT THE DISCO Announces Seventh Studio Album ‘Viva Las Vengeance’ Out August 19 | Title Track “Viva Las Vengeance” Song + Video Out Now

Today, Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum band, Panic! At The Disco announce their seventh studio album, ‘VIVA LAS VENGEANCE’, due August 19th on Fueled by Ramen/DCD2 Records. The upbeat, driving, anthemic title track, out now, kicks off the new era of Panic! At The Disco. The video, directed by frequent Panic collaborator Brendan Walter (“High Hopes”), is out now. ‘VIVA LAS VENGEANCE‘ shows a change in process for frontman/songwriter Brendon Urie, […]

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THE OFFSPRING Announce New Australian Tour Dates With SUM 41. New Shows Added Due To Phenomenal Demand.

THE OFFSPRING Announce New Australian Tour Dates With SUM 41. New Shows Added Due To Phenomenal Demand.

Let the good times roll as SoCal icons and one of the best-selling punk rock bands of all time, THE OFFSPRING reveal their new Australian Tour Dates with SUM 41 in December. With the original tour selling out nationally in a staggering 2 hours, new venues have been added due to phenomenal demand. “I’m super stoked, we’re all super stoked to finally be coming back to […]

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THE MARK OF CAIN announce  Adelaide, Melbourne & Sydney shows in August

THE MARK OF CAIN announce Adelaide, Melbourne & Sydney shows in August

The Mark Of Cain – the band dubbed least likely in their high school year book – return this August in celebration of being the South Australian Music Awards most recent inductee into the SA Music Hall Of Fame. In accepting the honour TMOC join previous recipients including Jim Keays and Masters Apprentices, Glenn Shorrock, Cold Chisel, Archie Roach, Bart Willoughby, Sarah McLeod, The Zoot and […]

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THIRSTY MERC Announce New Tour And New Album – Celebration.

THIRSTY MERC Announce New Tour And New Album – Celebration.

Australian rock band Thirsty Merc have been patiently waiting these last two years for the chance to get back on the road and play live again…and now the time has come! Thirsty Merc announce a new album and tour that will see the guys get back on the tour bus and back on stage, performing their much-loved hits alongside songs […]

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HANSON return to Australia & New Zealand with their RED GREEN BLUE 2022 TOUR

HANSON return to Australia & New Zealand with their RED GREEN BLUE 2022 TOUR

Chugg Entertainment and Frontier Touring are excited to announce American pop-rock trio HANSON will return to Australia and New Zealand this November with their RED GREEN BLUE 2022 TOUR. “This tour is an exciting chance to reunite with our fans all over the world and celebrate three decades of music. We can’t wait to come together with fans across Australia and New Zealand, and share music live on stage once again,” said Taylor […]

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YOURS TRULY Announce New EP & Release New Single/Video

YOURS TRULY Announce New EP & Release New Single/Video

Australian alternative bright lights Yours Truly have announced their brand new EP is this what i look like? which will be coming out 15th July 2022 via UNFD.  The band have also released a new song and video Hallucinate which features Josh Franceschi of You Me At Six. This will be the first full release from the band since their huge debut Self Care back in 2020, and also features a guest spot […]

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SOILWORK Announce Australian Tour

SOILWORK Announce Australian Tour

Sweden’s melodic death metal veterans SOILWORK are back with big news! A new album and a return to Australia!!! After their EP release back in December of 2021, it is time for theIR first studio album in three years. Proudly SOILWORK announce their twelfth and latest masterpiece Övergivenheten which will be released on August 19th via Nuclear Blast Records. Musically and lyrically evolved, SOILWORK release their most complex and elaborate album to date which […]

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THE HU – Second Show Added For Melbourne! Australia Black Thunder Tour August 2022

THE HU – Second Show Added For Melbourne! Australia Black Thunder Tour August 2022

Such is the demand for critically celebrated Mongolian Hunnu rockers, THE HU, that they have added a second show in Melbourne after their first one sold out in record time! The new show is confirmed for Tuesday, August 2 – 170 Russell, Melbourne Tickets are on sale Wednesday, May 18 from 9:00 AM AEST Taking the total number of shows to five, the Australia Black Thunder Tour will […]

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ENTER SHIKARI Announce Australian November 2022 Tour

ENTER SHIKARI Announce Australian November 2022 Tour

Enter: full-blown excitement, with avant-garde UK rockers ENTER SHIKARI today announcing a run of Australian shows this November, with some very special guests: fellow English groundbreakers Creeper and Aussie metallers Windwaker. “Australia was the last tour we did before the pandemic started, so shows have remained fresh in my memory throughout these difficult last few years. When our tours were constantly being cancelled and the […]

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THE DARKNESS Announce ‘Motorheart’ Australia & NZ Tour October 2022

THE DARKNESS Announce ‘Motorheart’ Australia & NZ Tour October 2022

Multi-platinum UK rock icons The Darkness will be returning to Australia & New Zealand this October, playing shows in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland & Wellington.  Fans can access early bird tickets by signing up prior to pre-sale commencing here.  Pre-sale starts Friday, May 13 at 11am local time. General public tickets on sale Tuesday, May 17 at 11am local time. Brimming with their trademark blazing guitar riffs […]

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KINGS OF LEON – New Dates Announced – Live in Australia 2022

KINGS OF LEON – New Dates Announced – Live in Australia 2022

Kings of Leon have announced their brand-new October and November 2022 dates and a very special, new regional show in Mildura, which kick-starts the band’s Australian tour. KINGS OF LEON NEW AUSTRALIAN 2022 TOUR DATES: ? Saturday 29 October, Victoria, Mildura Sporting Precinct * New Show ? Monday 31 October, Sydney Qudos Bank Arena ? Wednesday 2 November, Brisbane Entertainment Centre ? Saturday 5 & Sunday 6 (sold out) November, Melbourne, Sidney Myer Music Bowl ? […]

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ALEXISONFIRE Unveil Second Track ‘Reverse The Curse’

ALEXISONFIRE Unveil Second Track ‘Reverse The Curse’

Today, ALEXISONFIRE unveil the 2nd single from Otherness, their first full-length album in over 13 years. “Reverse The Curse” is a poetic commentary on facing one’s demons anchored by a gigantic, Kyuss-worshiping riff. Says George Pettit, “Some riffs stick around for a while until they make sense. ‘Reverse The Curse’ has existed in one form or another since Crisis. There was even a version […]

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ALPHA WOLF ‘The Metalcore Snitches’ Tour Announcement

ALPHA WOLF ‘The Metalcore Snitches’ Tour Announcement

Australia, hold onto your seats as ALPHA WOLF are about to heat them up with the biggest metalcore tour of the year….and they’re not messin’ around. That’s right, Australia’s finest metalcore juggernauts will be embarking on their biggest national headline tour around the country in June. The Metalcore Snitches tour will be joined by their close friends in FIT FOR A KING (USA), GREAT AMERICAN GHOST (USA) and PALEDUSK (JPN). “We’ve […]

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JOHN CORABI Announces – Solo & Acoustic, Songs & Stories June 2022 Australian Tour

JOHN CORABI Announces – Solo & Acoustic, Songs & Stories June 2022 Australian Tour

Journeyman, stalwart or just The Mayor of Rock ‘n’ Roll, John Corabi certainly needs no introduction. As the voice of The Scream, The Dead Daisies, Union and ESP but perhaps most notably, as the voice of Motley Crue during their brief departure from life with Vince Neil in 1994, anything featuring the raspy vocals of JOHN CORABI cannot be mistaken. On the eve of the release of his autobiography “Horseshoes and […]

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VILLE VALO of HIM Shares new single ‘LOVELETTING’

VILLE VALO of HIM Shares new single ‘LOVELETTING’

Finnish Love Metal pioneer, Ville Valo, has released new single, ‘Loveletting‘ under the VV banner. ‘Loveletting’ is taken from VV’s forthcoming debut album, Neon Noir.   Ville explains: “As fun as the funeral rites for HIM were, it took me more than a few moons to lick my wounds in the shadow of the Heartagram and come up with an excuse to strum and hum […]

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SKID ROW Announce ”The Gang’s All Here” 2022 Australian Tour

SKID ROW Announce ”The Gang’s All Here” 2022 Australian Tour

It’s a new era for SKID ROW. With a new album, a new single and a world tour, the band has added a new voice as they welcome powerhouse vocalist Erik Grönwall, formerly from the band HEAT out of Sweden. Fans received their first glimpse of Grönwall in Las Vegas on 26 March as the band took up a residency in support of The […]

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SKID ROW Return With New Album“The Gang’s All Here” On October 14. Title Track Out Now!

SKID ROW Return With New Album“The Gang’s All Here” On October 14. Title Track Out Now!

Skid Row and earMUSIC join forces to announce the release of the mightily anticipated new studio album “The Gang’s All Here” on October 14! This announcement coincides with the launch of the iconic hard rock band’s Las Vegas Residency (as the Scorpions’ special guests) this Saturday, as well as the debut of their brand-new single, the title track “The Gang’s All Here”. Watch the […]

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After 17 Long Years, Aussie Rock Stalwarts MOTOR ACE Are Ready To Knock 2022’s Socks Off With Their New Single ‘Knock Knock’

After 17 Long Years, Aussie Rock Stalwarts MOTOR ACE Are Ready To Knock 2022’s Socks Off With Their New Single ‘Knock Knock’

Melbourne rockers Motor Ace have officially returned from the sonic wilderness after 17 years, announcing a brand new single Knock Knock that traces its origins all the way back to the early 2000s. Releasing today, Knock Knock relishes in hard-rocking riffs and the potent spirit of the group’s breakout 2001 debut album Five Star Laundry; a fitting connection, with Motor Ace also imminently gearing up for their Five Star Laundry […]

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SIMPLE PLAN Announces New Album ‘Harder Than It Looks’ Out May 6.

SIMPLE PLAN Announces New Album ‘Harder Than It Looks’ Out May 6.

Earlier this week, multi-million selling and streaming rock band Simple Plan announced their highly anticipated new album Harder Than It Looks, set to be released on May 6. They also shared a brand new single called Congratulations. It can be streamed here. Harder Than It Looks marks the band’s first release since 2016’s Taking One For The Team. Pre-orders for the album, which features previous singles The Antidote and Ruin My Life, are […]

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FOO FIGHTERS announce Australia & New Zealand stadium tour – November/December 2022

FOO FIGHTERS announce Australia & New Zealand stadium tour – November/December 2022

Fresh off their historic 3-hour rock & roll marathon for 30,000 adoring fans last Friday – the first stadium concert in Australia in two long years – Frontier Touring is thrilled to announce global rock giants Foo Fighters will return to Australia and New Zealand in November/December 2022. As teased by Dave Grohl on stage in Geelong (VIC) just last Friday night, the 2021 Rock & Roll […]

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FOO FIGHTERS one night only! Performing at GMHBA Stadium, Geelong – Friday 4 March 2022

FOO FIGHTERS one night only! Performing at GMHBA Stadium, Geelong – Friday 4 March 2022

Frontier Touring is thrilled to announce Rock & Roll Hall Of Famers Foo Fighters will return to Australia next month, with a history-making performance at Geelong’s (VIC) GMHBA Stadium on Friday 4 March. Tickets go on sale Friday 25 February (12pm AEDT) via frontiertouring.com/foofighters. The 12-time GRAMMY winning band will arrive in Australia next week, with this exclusive, one-off concert – Foo Fighters’ first performance down under since 2018. […]

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HANSON release new single ‘Child At Heart’ & official music video + announce album

HANSON release new single ‘Child At Heart’ & official music video + announce album

This month, HANSON unveiled ‘Child At Heart‘, the first single from the multi-platinum, 3x GRAMMY® Award-nominated pop-rock trio’s eagerly anticipated new project, RED GREEN BLUE. Written by Taylor Hanson, and co-produced by Taylor, GRAMMY® Award-winning Producer/Engineer/Mixer Jim Scott (Tom Petty, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Wilco) and GRAMMY® Award-winning artist/producer David Garza (Fiona Apple, Midland, Sharon Van Etten), the dynamic new track is available now via 3CG Records at […]

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PARADISE KITTY Announce April 2022 Australian Tour

PARADISE KITTY Announce April 2022 Australian Tour

What do you get when five bad ass babes, born and bred on “Appetite for Destruction” come together? You get, PARADISE KITTY, one of the world’s leading tributes to the mighty Guns N’ Roses. With serious metal honed chops and raucous reverence for the Sunset Strip warriors that took Hollywood and the world by storm, they are a sexy, smouldering, dead serious tribute that’s […]

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KISS RESCHEDULE AUSTRALIAN TOUR

KISS RESCHEDULE AUSTRALIAN TOUR

With the recent announcement that Western Australia’s borders will remain closed for an indefinite period of time, One World Entertainment and TEG Live have been forced to postpone the Kiss ‘End of the Road’ tour until August / September 2022.  The band is passionate and determined to perform for all their Australian fans – they do not want to leave […]

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