Cake Wines want to get punters out to see the support act at gigs

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By Lost At E Minor in New Trends on Wednesday 30 April 2014

Our friends at Aussie company Cake Wines are at it again: putting a clever twist on something that most of us take for granted. First they re-invented the wine label as an art canvas. Now they’re embracing the live music scene in Australia with their epic Support the Support campaign, a rally cry for punters to get out to gigs early and give the support band/DJ some love. Some much needed LOVE.

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Nine Inch Nails and Queens Of The Stone Age coming down under

Cormack O'Connor Contributor

By Cormack O'Connor in New Music on Friday 8 November 2013

It’s not often that things that are ‘too good to be true’ actually come true. Luckily for us Australians, THIS IS ACTUALLY HAPPENING. Yes, Nine Inch Nails and Queens Of The Stone Age are joining forces for eight co-headline tour dates here in March 2014. It’s been a long four years since Nine Inch Nails […]

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Review: Cat Power at Newcastle Panthers, Australia

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By Cormack O'Connor in New Music on Thursday 7 March 2013

Cat Power (aka Chan Marshall) casually strolled onto stage, cigarette in one hand and cup of tea in the other. The rain had been pouring down all day, and after a transport hold up on the highway, she was very, very late. It didn’t matter, though. Grabbing the microphone with a cheeky grin, Marshall shouted […]

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SPONSORED: An interview with RockCorps CEO Stephen Greene

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By Cormack O'Connor in New Music on Tuesday 5 March 2013

RockCorps is starting to kick along nicely here in Australia. With The Script, Tinie Tempah and Guy Sebastian taking to the stage in a matter of months, we had a chat to RockCorps CEO Stephen Greene about all things volunteering and music. LAEM: You’re the CEO of RockCorps. How did you gain that position? SG: […]

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The Tallest Man on Earth performs live on Later with Jools Holland

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By Gaston Lisak in New Music on Tuesday 5 February 2013

It’s always really nice to see The Tallest Man on Earth live: he has impressive songwriting ability and a very personal vocal style. Have a look at one of his performances on the show Later with Jools Holland. Good vibrations guaranteed.

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Millumin: live video projection technology

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By The Suicide Of Western Culture in Tech on Friday 4 January 2013

Millumin is the great revelation and hope for video artists, especially those dedicated to live sets and looking to save money. It’s a software dedicated to live audiovisual performances where you can directly control the timeline. Inputs are Syphon and have diverse settings options ideal for mapping. All this is possible without the need for complicated […]

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