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We survived another one! The musically jam packed five days in Austin, Texas every year known as South By Southwest has come and gone, but we’ve got pictures to show everyone how great it truly was. From seminal Aussie artists like Nick Cave to up and coming rapper 360, there was something for everyone. We [...]

Palma Violets at Red 7 for Laneway's SXSW Showcase

The St. Jerome’s Laneway Festival will make its debut in the United States this coming fall. Founders Jerome Borazio and Danny Rogers made the announcement that Detroit will be the host city at Red 7 in Austin, Texas during the festival’s annual SXSW showcase this past Saturday.

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It’s March, and all music geeks knows what that means. It’s time for the annual South By Southwest Music Conference. Running from March 12 – 17, the conference will play host to thousands or artists over a countless number or shows and impromptu performances across the city of Austin, TX. The acts this year can’t [...]

The Aussie BBQ 2013

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, gather ’round and get excited because the Aussie BBQ is coming back to the United States! With South By Southwest fast approaching, Stage Mothers and Sounds Australia have put together another incredible round of shows happening at the festival in Austin, TX on as well as in Los Angeles [...]

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Those of us who came of age in Australia around the turn of the millenium will remember fondly the plethora of great Aussie bands of the time. One such band was george, the band that Katie Noonan started with her brother, Tyrone Noonan.

High Highs on stage at this year's Australia Day concert at New York's Central Park

There’s been no shortage of Aussie bands featuring in TV ads lately, and now New York-based Aussies High Highs have now joined their ranks. If you watch TV with some regularity, you most likely will have heard the gentle sounds of their song “Open Season” in the background of the new Amazon Kindle Fire HD [...]

Dune Rats at The Aussie BBQ at The Delancey: photo by Rafe Baron

There were thousands of bands and artists at this year’s CMJ Music Marathon in New York City. which thousands of people from around the world got to enjoy before Superstorm Sandy rocked the Tri-State Area and the East Coast. While we couldn’t physically see every Aussie band that played, here are highlights from The Jezabels [...]

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If you’ve been watching television recently, you may or may not have realized that the catchy songs in two popular 2012 commercials are the products of some hardworking Australian punk bands.

Aussie BBQ CMJ 2012

The Aussie BBQ is coming back to New York City for its annual CMJ edition this coming Saturday, October 20. The 13-hour event features 24 acts on two stages and, of course, actual Australian cuisine.

CMJ Music Marathon 2012

Your guide to all that’s Aussie at this week’s CMJ music marathon in New York.