Groovin the Moo’s 2018 line up is as full as your nanna’s knitting bag!

Weaving its way into six regions around Australia over three consecutive weekends, Groovin the Moo (GTM) throws open the gates for a huge day of country hospitality, incredible music and seriously fun times. GTM is about the journey, the destination … Continue reading Groovin the Moo’s 2018 line up is as full as your nanna’s knitting bag!

Earl Sweatshirt Announces Melbourne Headline Show For January 2018 + Supporting The XX On East Coast Headline Tour

It’s been over two years since Californian rapper Earl Sweatshirt appeared at Aussie festival Splendour In The Grass along with a handful of club shows. Now, Frontier Touring and Handsome Tours are thrilled to confirm his return for a must-see … Continue reading Earl Sweatshirt Announces Melbourne Headline Show For January 2018 + Supporting The XX On East Coast Headline Tour

Biggest Star Studded Music Line-Up At Australian Open 2018

Tennis Australia and Mushroom Events are delighted to announce the tournament’s biggest ever music-line up with more than two weeks of music at Australian Open 2018. Australian and International music superstars will headline on the AO Live Stage, located once again … Continue reading Biggest Star Studded Music Line-Up At Australian Open 2018

Horrorshow Reveal Dark Eerie New Video For ‘After Dark feat. Hayley Mary’, Ahead Of National Tour

Ahead of the Cherry Blossom Acoustic Tour, Horrorshow are revealing the more stripped back side of their most recent album ‘Bardo State’. Today they drop the official video to their collaboration with Hayley Mary of The Jezabels, a song called ‘After Dark’ that … Continue reading Horrorshow Reveal Dark Eerie New Video For ‘After Dark feat. Hayley Mary’, Ahead Of National Tour

Sampa The Great Signs To Big Dada And Releases New Single ‘Rhymes To The East’, Ahead Of Her European Tour Which Features A Run Of Uk Shows With Joey Bada$$

Equal parts songwriter, poet, singer and lyricist, ‘Rhymes To The East’ is Sampa The Great’s first new music to be released via Big Dada. Recorded in one take – “It was a stand out track to me and one of … Continue reading Sampa The Great Signs To Big Dada And Releases New Single ‘Rhymes To The East’, Ahead Of Her European Tour Which Features A Run Of Uk Shows With Joey Bada$$

50 Cent Celebrates The 15th Anniversary Of ‘Get Rich Or Die Trying’ With Two Massive Outdoor Events In Australia

One of the biggest names in rap, 50 Cent returns to Australia in 2018 for two massive shows in Sydney and Melbourne, celebrating the 15th anniversary of his seminal album ‘Get Rich Or Die Trying’. The record that took him … Continue reading 50 Cent Celebrates The 15th Anniversary Of ‘Get Rich Or Die Trying’ With Two Massive Outdoor Events In Australia

Stormzy Announces Gang Signs And Prayer Australian Tour

It’s the news you’ve been waiting for! After last year’s disappointing cancellation, Stormzy has just announced that he is officially doing Australian Splendour In The Grass festival sideshows. Straight from releasing his brand new album ‘Gang Signs & Prayer’, Stormzy will be hitting Melbourne, Sydney, Perth and Adelaide, yes Adelaide throughout July. Pre-sales will be available from 9am April 11, before tickets release to the general public 9am April 12.  Continue reading Stormzy Announces Gang Signs And Prayer Australian Tour

Lil Yachty Headline Tour 2017

Already announced for Splendour In The Grass 2017, rap’s next big thing LIL YACHTY will play a string of sideshows, his very first headline shows in Australia. Wrapping up a sold-out, headlining North America tour this past summer, Lil Yachty will play Sydney’s Big Top July 20 ahead of his appearance at Splendour the following day. The Atlanta rapper will continue on to take over Melbourne’s Prince Bandroom July 22, Metro City in Perth July 23 before crossing the pond to Auckland’s Powerstation July 25. Tickets for all shows will go on sale at 10am Thursday, April 13. My Live … Continue reading Lil Yachty Headline Tour 2017

Tour Announcement: DJ Shadow – The Mountain Will Fall Tour 2017

Displaying formidable mixing and scratching skills and mixing tunes old and new, DJ SHADOW will bring his This Mountain Will Fall tour to Australia this May, hitting Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne and two special nights at Sydney’s Vivid Festival. Tickets go on … Continue reading Tour Announcement: DJ Shadow – The Mountain Will Fall Tour 2017

FOMO Festival Kicks Off This Weekend + Adelaide Set Times

FOMO Festival hits Adelaide, Brisbane and Sydney this weekend with final release tickets available for Adelaide and Brisbane, Sydney has sold out! The festival is pleased to announce that due to overwhelming demand, special guest Desiigner, Metro Boomin and JME sideshows have been added. Taking it’s all killer no filler line-up to Melbourne and Perth, (tickets on sale Wednesday 21st Dec 2016 at 10am Local Time for these cities) audiences will be able to witness these incredible artists debut Australian performances over January. The news joins the recently announced Desiigner Under 18s show at Enmore Theatre, Sydney – answering the prayers of school … Continue reading FOMO Festival Kicks Off This Weekend + Adelaide Set Times

FOMO Festival Features ‘Panda’ Hitmaker Desiigner

ONE STAGE. NO CLASHES. PARTY TOGETHER. FOMO 2017 will be the Australian debut and exclusive performances for Desiigner. Joining the likes of fellow colossal festival exclusives including Chicago heavyweights Flosstradamus, platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated Drake and Future producer Metro Boomin and UK powerhouse and Dirtybird affiliate Hannah Wants. 19 year old, Brooklyn native Desiigner, signed to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D Music label, is the man behind the multi-platinum, global phenomenon Panda (the song that holds the record for highest numbers of streams of a song by a rapper over a 7-day period); and the irrepressible and eerily subdued follow-up single Tiimmy Turner, which … Continue reading FOMO Festival Features ‘Panda’ Hitmaker Desiigner

Mick Jenkins Announces debut Australian shows

Part of the changing face of hip-hop, MC and poet MICK JENKINS announces his first headline shows in Australia this summer. Already part of St Jerome’s Laneway Festival, the Alabama-born, Chicago-raised rapper will play Melbourne’s The Toff on Friday, January 27 before heading to Sydney’s The Basement on Thursday, February 2. Tickets for both shows will go on sale at midday this Friday, October 28. My Live Nation members can be among the first to secure tickets during the exclusive pre-sale beginning this Thursday, October 27 at 10am. For complete tour and ticketing details, visit: livenation.com.au A 25-year-old on a … Continue reading Mick Jenkins Announces debut Australian shows

The Doppelgangaz are coming to Melbourne

For all y’all who thought it was a joke, for those who thought it was just wishful thinking… Dem Shark boyz bout to invade Melbourne mami! Live, this November live n direct at Revolver Upstairs for Upfront Fridays. Both rappers and producers, Matter of Fact and EP have gone from obscurity aka Parts Unknown, New York to lighting up stages before global audiences. Through their Groggy Pack Entertainment imprint, the pair’s live career has managed to secure them headlining numerous tours across Europe and after sharing stages alongside major acts Slaughterhouse, Action Bronson, Black Milk and LA’s own Nipsey Hussle … Continue reading The Doppelgangaz are coming to Melbourne

Chance The Rapper Magnificent Coloring World Tour

Riding a tidal wave of acclaim and praise, Chicago-native, CHANCE THE RAPPER will play his very first Australian headline shows this January. Already announced for Field Day and Beyond The Valley festivals, Chance brings his vibrant rhymes and jazz-tinged, retro beats to Sydney’s Big Top on January 3 before taking over Melbourne’s Festival Hall the following evening – January 4. Tickets for both shows will go on sale at 10am this Thursday, October 27. Telstra Thanks is bringing an exciting pre-sale just for Telstra customers from 10am Monday, October 24 until 10am Wednesday, October 26. For more information on how … Continue reading Chance The Rapper Magnificent Coloring World Tour

Method Man & Redman Australian Tour Dates Rescheduled To Commence October 25

Due to a very late scheduling conflict, Method Man & Redman are unable to fulfil their shows in Australia due to commence September 8th. These dates have been moved to start October 25, and the duo are looking forward to seeing all their fans then. All current tickets remain valid for the new show dates and no further action is required. If however ticket holders are unable to attend the new dates, refunds can be secured from place of purchase. New Dates And Ticket Details Wednesday 26th October – Adelaide, HQ. Tickets from http://www.oztix.com.au Friday 28th October – Perth, Metropolis … Continue reading Method Man & Redman Australian Tour Dates Rescheduled To Commence October 25

A$AP Ferg Listen Out Side Shows

American rapper A$AP Ferg has announced a series of headline shows, playing Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide this September in addition to his appearances at Listen Out festival. A$AP Ferg emerged in 2012 as one of the leading members of the renowned, Harlem-based A$AP Mob. Immediately captivating critics and rap fans the world over, Ferg instantly fortified his reputation by appearing on A$AP Rocky’s major label debut, Long.Live.A$AP and wowing sold-out audiences while on tour with Rihanna and Drake. In 2013, A$AP Ferg released his debut album, Trap Lord, which entered at #9 on Billboard’s Top 200 album chart and earned … Continue reading A$AP Ferg Listen Out Side Shows

Skepta Announces Australian Tour Date Changes Due To Mercury Prize Nomination & Performance

With the exciting announcement that Skepta has been nominated for the 2016 Mercury Prize, the top UK grime export will be required to remain in the UK for associated commitments, seeing some of his Australian tour dates rescheduled. No action is necessary for ticket-holders who have purchased tickets to a date that has changed— your ticket will automatically be valid for the new date. If you are not able to attend the new date, you may seek a refund from your point of purchase. Having sold out Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Auckland and Perth shows within minutes, Skepta’s forthcoming Australian and … Continue reading Skepta Announces Australian Tour Date Changes Due To Mercury Prize Nomination & Performance

Field Day Line Up 2017 feat. REMi & Tkay

Fuzzy, the team behind some of Australia’s most loved music festivals, including Listen Out, Harbourlife, and Parklife, are pleased to announce the lineup for Field Day 2017! What better way to celebrate the beginning of 2017, than being at the only Australian festival over New Year’s where you’ll be able to see both Chance the Rapper and Childish Gambino on the same day! Now in its 16th year, Field Day has become Sydney’s best way to welcome in the New Year. Known for its super-friendly atmosphere, stunning venue and quality lineups mixing hip-hop, house, indie and electronic artists from around … Continue reading Field Day Line Up 2017 feat. REMi & Tkay

House Of Beige DJS Rocket Bar & Rooftop

Creative collective, studio, squad – House Of Beige has meant a lot of things to the pair, and now it means a record label that is “a long-term dream come true”, says Sensible J. Remi continues his impressive rise in the industry; from J Award winner, to winning the Australian Music Prize in 2014, and now to launching his own record label, it’s been a whirlwind two years for him. “Whilst House of Beige will release records that we think are amazing, it’s a whole lot more than that. It’s a space where we can recognise our incredibly talented homies … Continue reading House Of Beige DJS Rocket Bar & Rooftop

Scotty Hinds Hindsight Album Launch @ Revolver

Hindsight is the first official solo album from Scotty Hinds an artist who is multi faceted, well versed & prolific in his craft. Known for his impressive radio appearances & grime shows all across Australia, he is one third of the UK rap crew Nine High (Byron, Fraksha & Scotty Hinds) & one quarter of the Melbourne Grime dons, Smash Brothers (Diem, Fraksha, Murky & Scotty Hinds). Since releasing the Nine High album followed by 2 solo mixtapes, Scotty joined the BTE family & teamed up with Youthful Implants to release the EDM infused Carnival Music EP in 2014, Scotty has been … Continue reading Scotty Hinds Hindsight Album Launch @ Revolver

Stormzy Australian Tour 2016

Handsome Tours and Astral People proudly welcome UK grime sensation,Stormzy, back to our shores this September and October for ListenOut festival in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth, as well as an exclusive triple headline performance at  the Thebarton Theatre alongside Baauer and Yung Lean on  Friday 30th September. Since releasing his debut EP, ‘Dreamers Disease’, only two years ago, the 22 year old South London artist has scooped up two MOBOs, toured the world, won Best International Artist at the BET Awards, performed on Jools Holland, become the first unsigned rapper to feature on the BBC Sound Of… list, sold almost a … Continue reading Stormzy Australian Tour 2016

Tech N9Ne Australian Tour 2016

Techniciansss! The Independent Hip-Hop Powerhouse TECH N9NE returns to Australia this November after selling out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth last year. TECH N9NE is the biggest selling Independent Hip-Hop artist of all time. He has had his music featured in film, television, and video games. Independent to the core, TECH N9NE is free to make music for himself and his fans and no one else. He appeases no masters other than the legions of Strange Music fans across the globe. TECH N9NE became known as an innovative rapper in the 90s because of his trendsetting ability to rap … Continue reading Tech N9Ne Australian Tour 2016

Skepta Returns To Australia & New Zealand For Epic Headline Shows This September

Having made his Australian live debut earlier this year playing the likes of Origin NYE and Brisbane’s FOMO Festival as well as freestyling live on air at triple j, UK’s top grime export Skepta yesterday announced his highly anticipated return to our shores. Kicking off in Melbourne on September 14, Skepta’s first ever headline tour and biggest run of shows to date will see him perform in seven cities across Australia and NZ. Tickets on sale 10am local time, Thursday May 26.    The news comes after the release of his highly anticipated album “Konnichiwa”, featuring two silver-certified hits and guest … Continue reading Skepta Returns To Australia & New Zealand For Epic Headline Shows This September

Method Man & Redman 
The Blackout! Tour

iLive in association with Pedestrian and FasterLouder Present: Method Man & Redman 
The Blackout! Tour iLive are excited to announce the long-awaited return of legendary hip-hop duoMethod Man & Redman on their Blackout Australian Tour.  The two prolific rappers, who have also carved out massively successful solo careers, released their first collaborative album Blackout! in 1999 which earned the duo a cult following, and ten years later, followed up with Blackout! 2. Both albums have become legendary hip-hop classics. The duo, who are known for their hype shows, start their Australian Tour in Adelaide on the 8th September, and travel to … Continue reading Method Man & Redman 
The Blackout! Tour