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Distant Tempos @ Where?House, Melbourne (20/11/2012)

Distant Tempos @ Where?House, Melbourne (20/11/2012)

By Mathew Knight 29th Nov, 2012

Distant Tempos at Where?House encapsulated the spirit of Melbourne Music Week.

Parklife @ Centennial Park, Sydney (30/09/2012)11

Parklife @ Centennial Park, Sydney (30/09/2012)

By Carla Figueroa Pavez 3rd Oct, 2012

This year saw a well-conceived lineup of urban sensibilities alongside indie and dub-pop kings, artists who all did their bit to please the highly diverse crowd.

Vivid presents Seekae @ The Opera Theatre, Sydney Opera House (27/05/2012)25

Vivid presents Seekae @ The Opera Theatre, Sydney Opera House (27/05/2012)

By Jim Poe 28th May, 2012

Seekae put together an extra-special show to match the upmarket setting.

St Jerome's Laneway Festival @ SCA, Sydney (05/02/2012)4

St Jerome's Laneway Festival @ SCA, Sydney (05/02/2012)

By Melanie Mahony 9th Feb, 2012

A strong contingent of new bands landed in Sydney, bringing with them sun and good times - but one couldn't help but feel that the day was missing a sense of legacy.

Vivid LIVE pres. Cut Copy @ Sydney Opera House, Sydney (29/05/2011)

Vivid LIVE pres. Cut Copy @ Sydney Opera House, Sydney (29/05/2011)

By Dave Ruby Howe 31st May, 2011

New album 'Zonoscope' confirms Cut Copy as genuine headliners with hit upon hit of dance favourites to pull from and the Opera House booking seemed like a deserved reward for all the band’s dutiful work over the years.

Roy Ayers @ The Basement, Sydney (20/02/2011)1

Roy Ayers @ The Basement, Sydney (20/02/2011)

By Jim Poe 1st Mar, 2011

Last Sunday was a treat for fans of the old school here in Sydney, as the one and only Roy Ayers headlined a concert at the intimate jazz club The Basement.

Good Vibrations @ Parklands, Gold Coast (19/02/2011)14

Good Vibrations @ Parklands, Gold Coast (19/02/2011)

By Jimmy R 21st Feb, 2011

In the midst of talk of festival fatigue, the Good Vibrations roadshow reached its final destination here on the sunny Gold Coast.

Gorillaz @ Burswood Dome, Perth (06/12/2010)54

Gorillaz @ Burswood Dome, Perth (06/12/2010)

By Matt Sullivan 8th Dec, 2010

The Gorillaz's Escape From Plastic Beach world tour touches down in Australia for an incredible live show at Perth's Burswood Dome, with support from De La Soul and Little Dragon.

Democracy pres. Circo Loco @ Villa Nightclub, Perth (22/10/10)12

Democracy pres. Circo Loco @ Villa Nightclub, Perth (22/10/10)

By Marsha Tang 28th Oct, 2010

If someone was to compile a global list of the top 10 after-parties in history, there would be no doubt that Circo Loco would head the list.

Parklife @ Botanical Gardens, Brisbane (25/09/2010)1

Parklife @ Botanical Gardens, Brisbane (25/09/2010)

By Jimmy R 28th Sep, 2010

One of Australia's youngest and most energetic festivals, Parklife, has delightfully returned for another year to Brisbane’s beautiful Botanical Gardens with a lineup that simply oozes brilliance.

Defqon.1 @ Sydney International Regatta Centre, Sydney (18/09/10)159

Defqon.1 @ Sydney International Regatta Centre, Sydney (18/09/10)

By Angus Paterson 22nd Sep, 2010

The debut of the Defqon.1 Festival on Australian soil last year arose out of nowhere to become one of our most talked-about dance events ever, setting the bar very high for its 2010 return.

Splendour In The Grass @ Woodfordia (30/7/10-1/8/10)13

Splendour In The Grass @ Woodfordia (30/7/10-1/8/10)

By Ben Swan 6th Aug, 2010

Arguably Australia’s best festival *Splendour In The Grass* returned for another year at a new home, an increased capacity and a seriously jam-packed lineup.

Fat Freddy's Drop and Gilles Peterson @ Fremantle Arts Centre, Perth (27/02/10)

Fat Freddy's Drop and Gilles Peterson @ Fremantle Arts Centre, Perth (27/02/10)

By Tom Cochrane 15th Mar, 2010

Fat Freddy's Drop has an enviable reputation for live performance and I now know why ...

Tiesto 'Kaleidoscope' @ Hordern Pavillion, Sydney (29/01/10) 114

Tiesto 'Kaleidoscope' @ Hordern Pavillion, Sydney (29/01/10)

By Angus Paterson 2nd Feb, 2010

Did Tiesto's 'Kaleidoscope' your deliver? In Sydney on Friday night he brought a whole lot of bangin’ electro/trance/pop, a few hands-in-their air moments, set to a spectacularly produced arena-style show that delivered in spades. Long live Tiesto!

ITM pres. Richard Durand @ A Private Rooftop, Brisbane (02/01/10)3

ITM pres. Richard Durand @ A Private Rooftop, Brisbane (02/01/10)

By JoAnn Curtis 12th Jan, 2010

The ITM Queensland community was fortunate to be given the chance to chase a dream. Aiming for a star, the result was landing on the moon – with tech trance sensation Richard Durand coming to Brisbane on January 2.

Sensation 'Ocean Of White' @ Etihad Stadium, Melbourne (31/12/09)15

Sensation 'Ocean Of White' @ Etihad Stadium, Melbourne (31/12/09)

By Richard Isaacs 4th Jan, 2010

Melbourne had a barmy New Year’s Eve with storms, lightening strikes and blackouts all around the city, thankfully though none of that managed to dampen Australia’s biggest NYE event Sensation at the Etihad.

Low-Fi Tour ft. Nas @ Enmore Theatre, Sydney (31/10/09)1

Low-Fi Tour ft. Nas @ Enmore Theatre, Sydney (31/10/09)

By Cameron Elliott 15th Nov, 2009

If like me, you happen to like your beats phat and your rhymes dope, then the inner-westside of Sydney was the place to be last week.

Wu-Tang Clan w/ Lil' Jon @ Enmore Theatre, Sydney (29/11/09)1

Wu-Tang Clan w/ Lil' Jon @ Enmore Theatre, Sydney (29/11/09)

By Dave Ruby Howe 4th Nov, 2009

Put simply, it was an insane sight to witness, and watching the dudes on stage swagger across the stage before shooting of spitfire verses I was grinning with sheer joy combined with disbelief that this gig was actually happening.