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David Helfgott set to return for rare performance




‘Shine’ along with the star himself as David Helfgott returns to Mundaring Weir Hotel to celebrate his 70th birthday In celebration of David Helfgott’s 70th birthday, Helfgott will return to one of his favourite places to perform; the iconic Mundaring Weir Hotel on Saturday 18 March. Helfgott played his final concert at the Mundaring Weir […]

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Methyl Ethel deliver knockout second album ‘Everything Is Forgotten’




Perth band Methyl Ethel will play a sold out show tonight at the Fremantle Arts Centre before heading off around the country to promote their second album. The bands new record, Everything Is Forgotten, will be released Friday 3rd March via Dot Dash / Remote Control Records. Latest single Ubu has been well received and […]

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k.d. lang celebrates 25 years of Ingénue with Australian tour




Grammy award winning artist k.d. lang is returning to Australia this year to celebrate the 25th anniversary of her first original LP, Ingénue. The iconic vocalist will perform in Melbourne, Sydney and here at Perth’s Riverside Theatre, performing the entire album in full. The beloved multi-platinum album features some of lang’s most memorable tracks including Miss […]

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Greg Gould delivers heartbreaking video featuring Hannah Conda

Greg Gould delivers heartbreaking video featuring Hannah Conda




Singer Greg Gould has delivered a powerful new video alongside his version of En Vogue’s Don’t Let Go. Gould takes the ’90s anthem and transforms it into something much more subtle that the American RnB group’s original. The video shares a number of different stories about LGBTI people facing discrimination. It also includes an appearance by […]

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The delightful Madness are coming!

The delightful Madness are coming!




It’s time to put on your baggy trousers because British ska legends Madness are coming to town. Anyone who has seen Madness perform their hits like Our House, Baggy Trousers, House of Fun, Driving in My Car and their take on Labi Siffre’s It Must Be Love, will be able to testify that this is one of […]

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Village People are coming

Village People are coming




The undisputed Kings of Disco Village People – are coming to Australia in May as part of their 40th Anniversary tour. Special guests on the tour will be ABBA obsessed pop favourites Björn Again.  Having sold more than 100 million recordings, Village People were an unstoppable force in the 70’s and 80’s.  Their characters and classic […]

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Get Ready For This: 2 Unlimited heading to Perth

Get Ready For This: 2 Unlimited heading to Perth




The night before I’m scheduled to chat to Ray Slijngaard from ‘90s techno pioneers 2 Unlimited, I stand in front of a wall of cassettes, scanning backwards and forth, looking for a needle in a haystack made of needles. I’ve never been one to keep my music in alphabetical order, and it’s moments like this […]

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Against Me! announce national tour

Against Me! announce national tour




Celebrated American rock band Against Me! have announced they will be heading out this May for a run of Australian headline dates to celebrate the release of their new album, Shape Shift With Me. They will be in the country as part of the Groovin The Moo lineup and will be playing additional shows in Brisbane, Hobart, […]

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Blondie recruit Sia, Dev Hynes and Joan Jett for new album




Iconic band Blondie will release a new album in 2017 and they’ve tapped some serious guest talent to make new music with. The new album Pollinator will be out on 5th May 2017 and features collaborations with Sia, Charlie XCX, Dave Sitek from TV on the Radio, Laurie Anderson, Dev Hynes, Joan Jett, former The Smith’s member […]

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Turn around bright eyes: Bonnie Tyler is heading to Perth




Wales’ reigning queens of rock ballads and blues, Bonnie Tyler, is heading to Australia to perform all of her greatest hits. Fans will know Tyler’s unmistakable, smokey voice from her string of hits including Bitterblue, It’s a Heartache, Holding Out For A Hero and of course, Total Eclipse of the Heart. Having released 16 studio albums, two live […]

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