News: Kylie Minogue Wins Second Grammy

The high priestess of Australian pop Kylie Minogue has picked up her second ever Grammy Award, winning the inaugural ‘best pop dance recording’ category for her 2023 smash single ‘Padam Padam’. Kylie Minogue won her first Grammy 20 years ago for ‘best dance recording’ with ‘Come Into My World’ in 2004. Taken from her 2023…

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Comedy: Maria Bamford Australia Tour 2024

Award-winning US comedian Maria Bamford has announced an Australian tour, hitting capital city stages around the country this July. Maria’s 2024 Australian tour follows a string of critically acclaimed specials and the release of her memoir ‘Sure, I’ll Join Your Cult: A Memoir of Mental Illness and the Quest To Belong Anywhere’. Maria has won…

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New Music: ‘Do One’, Frank Turner

Folk punk legend Frank Turner launches his upcoming tenth album ‘Undefeated’ (due 3 March) with the release of new single ‘Do One’. Having distanced himself from mainstream labels Frank has fully embraced his newfound status as an independent artist, writing and recording the new album in his home studio on Mersea Island, Essex. ‘Do One’…

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New Music: ‘She Has Many Wonders’ Strawbrian Players Convention

Just in time for St Dwynwen’s Day (Welsh Valentine’s Day) on25th January, Strawbrian Players Convention release their new single ‘She Has Many Wonders’ via local label Shiny Vinyl. ‘She Has Many Wonders’ by Strawbrian Players Convention is a warts-and-all love song with a twist. It’s a quirky, waltzing anti-ballad that juxtaposes swirling synth with acoustic…

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Happy New Year From MADCAP Global

As 2023 draws to its inevitable close, the MADCAP Global family looks back on what’s been a predominantly uplifting year for the company. The past year has yielded many successes and celebratory moments for MADCAP Global as the company posts positive upward growth trends across all divisions. MADCAP remains a trusted and preferred supplier for…

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On Tour: The Vanns

South Coast rockers The Vanns kick off 2024 in style with a massive 21-date regional Australian tour starting in February. Armed with their acclaimed record ‘Last Of Your Kind’, The Vanns are excited to bring a fresh perspective on their well-honed sound and performance style to fans nationwide. “In the words of Thin Lizzy, the…

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New Music: ‘Killerbites’, Marcus Wynwood

Tasmanian alt-rock artist Marcus Wynwood artfully blends post-punk, indie rock and power pop on his new EP ‘Killerbites’. ‘Killerbites’ is a dynamic record comprising a blissfully chaotic set of tracks that showcases Marcus’ breadth as a songwriter and performer, weaving catchy lyrics and melodies with powerful riffage. “’Killerbites’ is a collection of songs that cover…

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‘Kill ‘Em All’ by Metallica at 40

Heavy metal giants Metallica released their debut album ‘Kill ‘Em All’ on 25 July 1983 via independent label Megaforce Records, marking 40 years of a headbanging classic. Wielding an arsenal of pummelling riffs deployed at high velocity, Metallica were among the primary players of the new breed of heavy metal that emerged in the early…

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New Music: ‘Songs For The Canyon’ John Vincent III

Acclaimed singer-songwriter John Vincent III delivers his long-awaited second album ‘Songs For The Canyon’, a deeply personal artistic statement from the rising US artist. The latest single from ‘Songs For The Canyon’ is ‘Bluebird Singing’. John has followed-up his 2019 breakthrough debut album ‘Songs From The Valley’ with a heartfelt chronicle of the nearly year-long…

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New Music: ‘Danse Macabre’ by Duran Duran

English new wave icons Duran Duran have released their 16th full-length studio album ‘Danse Macabre’, featuring new songs, themed covers and newly reimagined versions of their own ‘spooky’ classics. ‘Danse Macabre’ was inspires by a one-off special live performance that Duran Duran filmed in Las Vegas on 31 October last year. The album is the…

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