Bourbon & Beyond Returns For Third Year With Eclectic Lineup Of Top Rock, Roots And Folk Acts

The World’s Largest Bourbon Festival, Bourbon & Beyond, will make its anticipated return to Louisville, KY Friday, September 20, Saturday, September 21, and Sunday, September 22, expanding to three days full of incredible music, unique culinary events, and unmatched experiences from the region’s best distilleries at the new Highland Festival Grounds At KY Expo Center. In addition to an unforgettable lineup of […]

USFEST – NEW GAME-CHANGING ROCK, PUNK & METAL FESTIVAL ANNOUNCED FOR SYDNEY

Introducing UsFest: a game-changing new event for the Sydney heavy music community, addressing the complex issue of gender diversity on Aussie festival lineups by aiming to inspire meaningful, positive change from the grassroots. Co-headlined by pop-punk shooting stars Yours Truly and Between You And Me, the inaugural event features a paradigm-shattering rock, punk & metal bill made up of a minimum 50% bands with at least one […]

MUSIC INDUSTRY CALLS ON MUSIC LOVERS TO SAVE LIVE MUSIC IN NSW

The Australian Festival Association, in association with Live Performance Australia, APRA AMCOS, the Association of Artist Managers, Music NSW and the Live Music Office released the following joint statement. “Last night at the eleventh hour, the Government finally released the regulations and guidelines for the controversial music festival license again showing they have absolutely no respect for […]

Laneway Festival rejects NSW Government’s Categorisation Of Sydney Event As ‘high risk’

Late on Friday night, one of the country’s most established and beloved music events, Laneway Festival, received a notification from the NSW Government that it had been categorised as ‘high risk’. This classification – which was assigned without reference to any assessment guidelines – means that the festival will be subject to as yet unknown regulation by the Department […]