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Category: Recently Announced

OutsideIn 2013 Lineup Announced


Towards the close of 2012, the talented Astral People gang knocked heads with their creative buddies Yes Please Records to construct a brand new festival for Sydney that we now know as none other than OUTSIDEIN. Read the rest of this entry »

The Avalanches To Release Highly Anticipated Sophomore Album


Last night, The Guardian’s acting culture editor Nosheen Iqbal was quick to delete freshly posted tweets on her personal Twitter account, announcing that THE AVALANCHES are to finally release their ridiculously wanted sophomore record in February of 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Listen Out Festival Lineup Announced


Only a  few days ago we were told that Australian festival Parklife is to be no more. However, Fuzzy didn’t leave us with nothing, as a new event suddenly came in the works called Listen Out. Read the rest of this entry »

Sound Summit 2013 Applications Now Open For Speakers And Artists


SOUND SUMMIT is a four day annual festival that thrives on independent and innovative music and ideas. Having just moved into its 14th year, it continues its search for big ideas and artistic minds, hosting hugely important music discussions by some of the biggest thinkers of our music industry. Read the rest of this entry »

Is Tropical Release New Album ‘I’m Leaving’


To say that UK band IS TROPICAL have been quite busy lately would be an understatement. They’ve just returned from their Mongolian tour with a tour documentary to follow, released their new album titled I’m Leaving just today and are about to set off on a European tour! Read the rest of this entry »

Franz Ferdinand Announce New Album


Well do ya? Do ya, do ya wanna, wanna know about FRANZ FERDINAND‘s forthcoming record? That’s right! The Glasgow outfit are back and just as musically daring with the release of their fourth studio album Right Thoughts, Right Words, Right Action due at the end of August this year! Read the rest of this entry »

Babyshambles Confirm Splendour Sideshows


Splendour In The Grass 2013 has brought many good things to us already; a stellar lineup, a three day holiday, getting us in touch with nature (unless you’re cheating and aren’t actually camping) and a pool of sideshows. Read the rest of this entry »

Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings Announce New Album


Brooklyn eight piece SHARON JONES AND THE DAP-KINGS are best recognised for their big sound infused with a combination of soul and funk elements. They released their debut record Dap Dippin’ With Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings in 2002, and have since released an extra three full length records. Read the rest of this entry »

OutsideIn 2013 Date Confirmed


Every time you walk into a boutique store, you’re engulfed in a space occupied by eclectic pieces of clothing/crockery/jewellery/material/furniture (etc). It’s usually pretty cool, but also fashions a pretty large price tag. If you were at the first ever OUTSIDEIN last year, you’d understand exactly why it’s labelled as a boutique festival. Read the rest of this entry »

Splendour In The Grass 2013 Sold Out + Sideshow Announcements


For some, today was a b-e-a-utiful day, for others, it may as well have been their last. Why so extreme? Because May the 2nd, 2013 is the date marked in everyone’s physical and mental calendars as the day SPLENDOUR IN THE GRASS tickets go on sale! Read the rest of this entry »