The Temper Trap

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.

2012 USAFL National Tournament happens in Mason, OH this weekend

  The Universal Thump plays their second show of a residency in New York City tonight. Make sure to check it out!

The Australian Olympic Logo, via the Australian Olympic Team Facebook page.

The Olympics continue this week, and as of writing this, the medal tally stays strong as a collection of one of each of Gold, Silver and Bronze. This week, we continue to cheer on the Aussies as well as focus on the activity in swimming, hockey, basketball and more. In case you missed it, our [...]

Photo by Rafe Baron

For those of you in the Los Angeles area, the week kicks off on Monday with an Australians in Film writer’s workshop.


Tropfest makes its grand debut in New York City on Saturday for what’s lining up to be an unforgettable day. Hosted by Hugh Jackman, the day will consist of musical performances from Milagres, Alexi Murdoch and Doveman, as well as the main event, the 8 short films competing for the grand prize. They will be [...]

Photo by Rafe Baron

Following their appearance on David Letterman last week, The Temper Trap hits Austin, TX tonight, San Diego on Wednesday, Hollywood on Friday, San Francisco on Saturday and Portland on Sunday.

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It was a pretty big week for Aussies in late night TV this week: Guy Pearce, Chris Hemsworth, Curtis Stone and The Temper Trap all made appearances on various talk shows.

photo by Tova Raykin

The wildly popular Temper Trap begin their most recent tour of America this week hitting New York City on Tuesday night, Boston on Thursday and Dallas on Sunday. Kate Miller Heidke begins her June residency in LA on Tuesday and continues with a show in Pioneertown on Thursday. Also on Tuesday, dance band Art vs [...]

The Temper Trap at Parish in Austin for SXSW 2012. Photo by Tova Raykin

The lineup has been announced for this year’s Lollapalooza festival in Chicago, and some great Aussie bands are joining the ranks of headliners Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath and Jack White. Aussie Indie favourites The Temper Trap are set to play, along with Sydney’s The Jezabels (currently on tour in the USA) and [...]


Happy Valentines Day!  There will be a screening of “Our Generation” tonight (February 14), a ground-breaking documentary on Aboriginal rights at Columbia University in NYC. Tickets + more info. Tommy Emmanuel in California: the quintessential Aussie guitarist is playing San Diego on Tuesday, LA on Wednesday, Exeter on Thursday and Fresno on Friday. On Saturday, he’ll [...]