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FISHER Goes Gold With ‘Losing It’

Australian DJ and producer FISHER has started 2019 with a bang, with his massive hit ‘Losing It’ achieving Gold certification by ARIA! This follows up a huge year for the surfer-turned-DJ that included an ARIA Award nomination and a Grammy Award nomination for Best Dance Release, to be awarded on February 10th. ‘Losing It’ was one of the most played and requested songs onContinue Reading

January 18, 2019


Touch Bass Festival 2019 Lineup Has Arrived!

2019’s shaping up to be a big year for Australian festivals. After two successful years running, Australia’s fastest growing festival Touch Bass is set to return in 2019 with a monster lineup that’s sure to have bass fans scrambling for tickets. REZZ tops the bill for Touch Bass 2019, followed by the legendary Zomboy, Rusko,Continue Reading

January 17, 2019


Melbourne’s ‘All Sorts’ Festival Announced, Headlined By Seth Troxler & Friends

Brought to you by POOF DOOF, Melbourne’s favourite gay rave & Untitled Group, the team behind Beyond The Valley, Pitch Music & Arts, Ability Fest & more – All Sorts is an all inclusive day party headlined by Seth Troxler & friends on January 27th at St Kilda’s iconic Riva beachfront. A place where gender, sexuality, ethnicity, culture, religion & every otherContinue Reading

January 16, 2019


Booka Shade Announces Australia / New Zealand Live Tour

A thousand years from now when music scholars look back over the evolution of dance music, there can be no doubt that Booka Shade will feature prominently in their ruminations. Not only are the German duo one of Australia’s favourite international electronic music acts, but they are also one of the world’s most celebrated. AfterContinue Reading

January 16, 2019


Way Out West Lock In Four Australian Shows

One of Anjunadeep’s finest duo’s Jody Wisternoff & Nick Warren better known as Way Out West have extended their Electric Gardens performance to play a total of four dates on their upcoming Australian tour. As reported back in October, Jody Wisternoff and Nick Warren will perform together at the highly anticipated Electric Gardens Festival forContinue Reading

January 11, 2019


Ultra Australia Announces 2019 Phase 2 Lineup!

Just weeks after announcing its stacked Phase One Line-up, ULTRA Australia has dropped the next wave of artists set to play in Australia on Saturday February 23 & Sunday February 24, 2019. International superstars Illenium and Slushii, homegrown talent Sunset Brothers, Tigerlily and Will Sparks are set to join The Chainsmokers (LIVE), Martin Garrix and Marshmello for their inaugural ULTRA Australia Main Stage performances. Techno stalwarts Dubfire and Nicole Moudaber are playing a special B2B set for theContinue Reading

December 21, 2018


Patrick Topping Announces Riva Day Party In Melbourne!

After selling out Shed 14 in 48 hours earlier this year, Untitled Group & Thick as Thieves are welcoming back British DJ and Producer Patrick Topping, this time at iconic beachside location ‘Riva’ on the 19th of January for an extended 3 hour set. Located on St Kilda beach, ‘Riva’ is situated with the bestContinue Reading

December 18, 2018


Midnight Tyrannosaurus Australian Tour Announced

One of the fastest rising stars in bass music, Midnight Tyrannosaurus is known for his heavy performances and highly energetic shows. Jason Figlioli aka Midnight Tyrannosaurus has had a stellar 2018 and isn’t showing any signs of slowing in 2019. With performances at Lost Lands festival, Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC), Bassrush and more; Australian fansContinue Reading

December 14, 2018


Doorly announces Australian tour

Australia can’t get enough of Doorly. The local favourite and all-round fun guy has been a staple in the global dance scene for over 5 years after moving through the ranks faster than most could (even Pete Tong named him as a future star). Doorly soon found himself playing on the globe’s most reputable dancefloors,Continue Reading

December 13, 2018


Let Them Eat Cake Festival Announces 2019 Phase 2 Lineup

Turning seven is not to be taken lightly! And we at Cake believe if you’re going to throw yourself a birthday party, do it right. It stands to reason then that the 2019 edition will possibly the strongest one yet. Huge drawcards including Bicep (Live), Peggy Gou, Opiuo and Midland will see in the newContinue Reading

December 13, 2018


Transmission Sydney 2019 Unveils Complete Phase 1 Lineup

It’s been a big week for trance music in Australia with the announcement that Australian touring giant Symbiotic were teaming up with Transmission to bring the festival to Sydney in 2019. After a few names were drip-fed to the public, Transmission Sydney has officially revealed its complete 2019 and it’s big! Known for hosting theContinue Reading

December 12, 2018


Kings Cross nightclub World Bar to enter new era as ‘Cali Club’

Kings Cross nightclub icon World Bar will reopen as ‘Cali Club’ this Wednesday 12 December, ensuring the Darlinghurst Street property will remain a nightclub institution in Sydney. Earlier this month, World Bar announced it was closing its doors, after nearly two decades of clubbing and live entertainment. The news was met by outcry across the city, as people mourned theContinue Reading

December 11, 2018

Basement Jaxx vs The Metropolitan Orchestra Australian Tour

Basement Jaxx LIVE on stage, magically re-imagined with a full Orchestra & their legendary singers TEG Dainty and Nice Events are excited to announce that esteemed electronic music duo Basement Jaxx will bring their orchestral live show to Australia in April 2019. The tour opens up in Melbourne on Saturday 13 April and moves on to Sydney on Sunday 14 April before winding up in Brisbane on Thursday 18 April. Tickets goContinue Reading

December 11, 2018


Pure 2019 Festival Announced With Carl Cox, Marco Carola + More!

In a global market where techno is enjoying a resurgence, Carl Cox has been a spearhead forging boundaries through his work in Ibiza and globally with his Carl Cox Global radio show. Wanting to present a taste of those experiences to Australia, Carl’s mission is to support the techno and house community in Australia withContinue Reading

December 9, 2018


Paradigm Festival announces Phase 1 of 2019 lineup including Astrix, Cold Blue, John O’Callaghan + Tickets On Sale Now!

Australia’s Paradigm festival has officially released its stellar phase 1 2019 lineup. After the success of Paradigm 2018, festival organisers have decided to go bigger in 2019 with the addition of two new stages to cater for the massive trance and psychedelic lineup. Promoters have released the following statement: “At Paradigm, we believe the electronicContinue Reading

December 6, 2018

Transmission Sydney Announced For March 2019

2019 is already shaping up to be a big year for dance music in Australia and trance festival giant Transmission have announced they’ll be returning down under for a show in Sydney. Joining up with Australian dance touring giant Symbiotic, Transmission will invade Sydney next March for a spectacular show at the Syndey Showgrounds. RenownedContinue Reading

December 4, 2018


Grum announces Australian Headline Shows

January 2019 will kick off with a bang as progressive trance heavy hitter Grum announces some very special Australian shows. Recently finding himself listed as one of the top ten selling Progressive DJ’s on Beatport, Graeme Shepherd, aka Grum, is on incredible form. His two most recent singles, ‘Shout’ (Anjunabeats) and ‘Under Your Skin’ (Anjunabeats)Continue Reading

December 4, 2018


Ultra Australia Phase 1 Lineup Announced

Ultra Australia has officially released its highly anticipated phase 1 lineup for it’s 2019 festivals. Hosted in both Sydney and Melbourne, Ultra Australia will bring together the world’s leading EDM artists for a weekend of sun, dancing and a hell of a great time. Leading the charge for the 2019 main stage will be TheContinue Reading

November 30, 2018


Tech House Rising Star Max Chapman Announces Australian Tour

Essex-based Max Chapman has been on the rise in the tech house scene since his debut release at the ripe young age of 23 years old. Bursting into the dance world, Max topped his first release with the introduction of a record label too, Resonance Records. Since then Max has been able to lay claimContinue Reading

November 22, 2018


Gold Coast’s newest festival Circus Paradise announces lineup!

The creator of Future Music & Summafieldayze brings to you a new boutique festival for QLD, Circus Paradise. An annual one day event that will take place on the beautiful beach side of the Broadwater Parklands Gold Coast. Covering all spectrums of quality electronic dance and live music, featuring a carefully selected line up ofContinue Reading

November 19, 2018


Sunset Safari NYD 2019 Lineup Announced

The ultimate New Year’s Day Disco, combined with laid-back Byron Bay vibes & lake views, is back for 2019! Grab the squad, come down to the green, join the Greenfields team and the Brunch Affairs crews and see out the first day of 2019 off with a bang! If you like your music funky, thenContinue Reading

November 15, 2018


Evolution Events reveals Sundown NYD 2019 Festival Lineup

If the 2018/2019 summer couldn’t get any bigger, the return of Melbourne’s mighty Sundown NYD festival has officially been revealed. As one year ends, another wonderful year begins…and what better way to celebrate the 2019 than with some of the biggest trance acts on the planet. Australia’s touring giant Evolution Events have revealed that SundownContinue Reading

November 5, 2018


Steve Aoki Australian Performances Announced

Steve Aoki has officially announced he will be heading to Australia this summer for a string of headline shows. The EDM behemoth, who recently collaborated with the biggest boyband in the world, BTS, for their track Waste It On Me, will visit Brisband and Sydney this November / December 2018. When asked about his latestContinue Reading

November 2, 2018


ANNA announces Beyond the Valley sideshow in Melbourne

Untitled Group & Thick as Thieves are proud to present one of Brazil’s finest exports ANNA, who will be headlining a Shed 9 day party this January 5th in Melbourne, as a Beyond the Valley sideshow. ANNA is quickly climbing the ranks with her seductive yet heavy hitting brand of techno. After winning best breakthroughContinue Reading

November 1, 2018