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Saturday, June 15th, 2019

 

2019 LEXUS MELBOURNE CUP PRIZE MONEY AND TOUR DESTINATIONS REVEALED

In an exciting day in the 158 year history of the Melbourne Cup, Victoria Racing Club (VRC) Chairman Amanda Elliott officially announced the increase in prizemoney for the Lexus Melbourne Cup and revealed the record number of destinations for the 2019 Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour. A star-studded crowd was on hand for the announcement, including the first female jockey to win the iconic race, Michelle Payne, three-time Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Damien Oliver and Lexus Ambassador Megan Gale, who made a spectacular entrance carrying the $200,000 trophy. This year also marks 100 years of the iconic three-handled designRead More


The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore: Tribute to Scott Walker

One of the most innovative and enduring songwriters of the 20th century, Scott Walker, who died in March this year, was widely recognised as one of Pop’s great adventurers.  From his chart-topping time as “the Handsomest Pop Star in the World” in the 1960’s through to periods of solitude and retreat, and then to collaborations with a diverse range of artists including Sia and Sunn O))), Walker was sometimes weird, always wonderful and an uncompromising, visionary genius. Walker inspired countless musicians worldwide – from Brian Eno and Pulp to StingRead More


Sir Elton John Australian Tour 2019/2020

                        In response to enormous demand, and hot on the heels of the incredible global success of the Rocketman epic musical fantasy, Elton-mania has reached fever pitch! It can today be announced that Sir Elton John has extended the Australian leg of his sold-out Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour and added concerts at Geelong’s Mt Duneed Estate, AAMI Park in Melbourne, plus four regional stadium “firsts” in: Coffs Harbour, Townsville, Sunshine Coast and Sydney. The six new outdoor shows, which go on-sale TuesdayRead More


Single Release: Super Massive – Meltwater

Gold Coast based electro-rock explorers Super Massive have released a slamming new single “Meltwater”. Super Massive is the creative partnership of ex-Machine Gun Fellatio drummer/composer/ producer Glenn Abbott (aka Bryan Ferrysexual) and singer/songwriter Malina Hamilton-Smith. “Meltwater’ is an energy-filled love song you’ll want to dance to. Intimate vocals soar into anthemic choruses. Squonking synths and propulsive synth bass interweave with crystalline electro sounds and funky guitar. A stomping Motown beat releases into Abbott’s signature thrilling funk rock drums, which are of a kind you don’t get to hear on pop songsRead More