Crime and the City Solution: photo by Danielle de Picciotto

The CMJ Music Marathon has ended in New York City, but there are plenty of upcoming events for expats and Americans alike to enjoy. Stay tuned for coverage of the Aussie concerts from the past week.

Xavier Rudd

For those of you in and around New York City, the CMJ Music Marathon starts tomorrow and runs through the weekend. You can find our guide to the festival here. For those in other areas of the United States, don’t fret, there’s still plenty going on!

Bill Hicks "Arizona Boy" Live Album

Roughly 5-years after talk first emerged about actor Russell Crowe starring in a biopic about the late comedian Bill Hicks, things seem to be finally moving ahead. However, this most recent incarnation has Crowe directing instead of portraying the American satirist, musician and comedy legend.

DZ Deathrays @ Glasslands Gallery Brooklyn: photo by Rafe Baron

It’s Independence Day week in the States! And it’s chock full of Australian events across the nation. DZ Deathrays continue their trek this week in San Francisco tonight, Santa Cruz on Tuesday, Santa Ana on Thursday, Los Angeles on Friday, San Diego on Saturday and Phoenix on Sunday. Another installment of the New York City [...]


[Update] Muirhouse took out the title of ‘Best Foreign Feature Film’ at the 2012 Fright Night Film Festival, beating beat films from around the globe including Canada, Germany, Italy and the UK. It was also among 5 other Australian films selected to compete in this iconic festival. Australian made supernatural horror film Muirhouse is screening this weekend as part of [...]


The Down Under Fest is finally here! The ultimate event for Australian culture in America is coming this Memorial Day weekend in Cumming, GA. If you’re heading down, don’t forget to tag your instagram photos with #ustralian, your tweets with #downunderfest and send your snaps to We’ll be including them in our Down Under Fest [...]

An Evening With John Polson

This is the week of Harper. The England born and Perth raised singer/songwriter/harmonica/digderidooer continues his romp across America with his Michigan based backers The Midwest Sound. The tour hits Pensacola, FL on Tuesday, Mobile, AL on Thursday, Destin, FL on Friday and Sandestin, FL on Saturday.

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Apparently I’ve been living under a rock. Chris and Liam Hemsworth. The Hemsworth brothers. They’re so hot right now (apologies to their older brother Luke who isn’t quite in the spotlight as much). I really only heard the name Hemsworth when I went to see Cabin in the Woods this past weekend. There was a [...]

Photo by Rafe Baron

Last week was a week of solemnity when we commemorated Anzac day and all that it entailed. This week, we don’t get to rest – there are a lot of amazing Aussie events happening around the country.

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds in NYC 2008: Photo by Rafe Baron

Mr. Nick Cave is making his return to the Silver Screen, writing the screenplay for the upcoming film Lawless. He is also collaborating on the score with Warren Ellis, Cave’s bearded bandmate in the Bad Seeds and Grinderman who he’s also worked with on the music for five different films already. Returning to fold too [...]