Tag Archives: Big Day Out

MY FIRST CD - Emoh Instead, What So Not - acid stag

Venga Boys was who’s first CD; What So Not’s Flume or Emoh Instead?

Chela - The Hives - acid stag

I caught up with Chela this week, ahead of her Kitsuné Club Night shows in Perth & Sydney!

Nina Las Vegas, NLV Presents

Nina Las Vegas is bringing the party to a town near you

RÜFÜS - Tonight

RÜFÜS have just premiered a music video for album single ‘Tonight,’ thanks to the amazing direction skills of long-time collaborator KATZKI.

Rolling Stones 1981

“Performers can never control what other people do, but they can control how they react to it.”

Foals - Interview

I was lucky enough to catch Foals bass-player Walter Gervers last week to discuss the future of Foals, Australia, Home and Away, and Monopoly.

Toucan: Warrior

Ahead of touring with this year’s Big Day Out festival, Sydney indie duo Toucan have unleashed latest single ‘Warrior.’

Crystal Castles – (III)

New single ‘Wrath Of God’ from Canadian duo Crystal Castles will deliver you to the footsteps of Hades. The psychotic electro anthem is the second sample from their forthcoming, third album III.


Seattle-bred Band of Horses will unveil fourth studio record Mirage Rock very soon! Next week, in fact. Ahead of that, the band have decided to share the entire album with us, by way of stream.


If you were a fan of 2009’s Merriweather Post Pavilion, you may not be into the angst riddled, showground-esque record that is Animal Collective’s Centipede Hz.


The Big Day Out’s 2013 line up has landed and to everyone’s delight, it sports a list of impressive acts. Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Killers, Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Vampire Weekend to name a few.

BDO 2012

Australia’s biggest Summer music festival, the BIG DAY OUT, returns in January 2012 for its 20th anniversary. Part of the line-up announcement was made last night and capped off this morning after months of artist speculation – pretty sure Prince was rumoured to headline at one point… Here is the official BDO 2012 first round […]

Adelaidean songstress Sia Furler has leaked two never before heard tracks via her Twitter page today. Download both of the lush tunes for free here: ‘Bye Bye Bye‘ ‘The Corner‘ You can catch Sia on her upcoming Australian national tour and at the 2011 Big Day Out Festivals. The ‘We Are Born’ tour will touch down in […]

After weeks of anticipation and speculation, the Big Day Out has finally unveiled the first round of acts appearing at this summer’s festivals. Touted as both their “biggest and most diverse announcement ever” and “a sensory overload not to be missed” by promoters Lees & West, it’s a potent mix of festival veterans and BDO […]