Posts Tagged ‘Billboard’

The Hives (Sweden)

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The Hives yet again found themselves back on our shores, and again, blew the roof off another venue. This time, the recently even-if-not-so-imaginatively renamed 170 Russell. If you ever need a band to put at the top of a ‘I really must see them live’ list… look no further…


2013 The Age Victorian Music Awards

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Melbourne soul icon Renee Geyer was inducted into the Victorian Music Hall of Fame at the 2103 Age Victorian Music Awards. 


2012 The Age EG Music Awards

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The Age EG Music Awards were held at Billboard the Venue tonight, with the induction of Weddings, Parties, Anything into the Hall of Fame culminating in their final performance together.


Grizzly Bear (USA)

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Brooklyn indie 4-piece Grizzly Bear escaped the wild weather of their native East Coast for the sunny Harvest Festival series in Australia. In between, they treated fans to their own set at Billboard in Melbourne.


Ladyhawke (NZ)

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Two Kiwi acts in the space of 3 days? That’s not happened since Dame Kiri Te Kanewa and Dave Dobbyn played Glastonbury together. Except that never happened.


Mastodon (USA)

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And so my week of metal commences… With the Soundwave festival circus in town, this week saw Melbourne infiltrated by a lot of hair, a lot of black, and whole lot of testosterone.