Crackdown on ticket reselling corruption before it ruins the industry: Australian music giants

Violent Soho tickets selling for AUD$300, up from an original AUD$50 — Elton John tickets going for a minimum of AUD$450, from an original minimum of AUD$99 — the culture of ticket resales is frustrating artists, conning fans and screwing the industry. Consumer advocacy group CHOICE has filed complaints with the ACCC (Australian Competition and Consumer Commission) to investigate Ticketmaster Resale and Viagogo — platforms in which scalping kings … Continue reading Crackdown on ticket reselling corruption before it ruins the industry: Australian music giants

Falls Festival 2016/17 set times announced

Byron gets Childish Gambino —  Lorne gets The Avalanches — and Marion Bay gets Violent Soho —  for the countdown at least… Falls Festival have announced the 2016/17 set times for all festivals, so it’s time to get the highlighter out and plan your party antics for each set. In Lorne and Marion Bay, the lineups have been cleverly organised to minimise any clashes — so … Continue reading Falls Festival 2016/17 set times announced

Five bangers from 2015 you should revisit

We’re over hump day and thinking about the weekend. These five songs may have flown under your radar, but along with drinks and good company it is recommended that you add them to your pre-drinks’ agenda ASAP. Rae Sremmurd – No Type (Fawks Flip)  This remix is much like an innocent prisoner: it is difficult to comprehend exactly how it has managed to remain locked away … Continue reading Five bangers from 2015 you should revisit

Things to consider when choosing your next uni-break destination

Summer holidays are fast approaching with all students encountering the proverbial question: to work, travel or chill? Here are five things to consider for those thinking of escaping abroad. Distance & Cost The summer break is long, but not quite enough for an identity-defining adventure through the Andes mountains or European riversides. Keep it short and sweet. For most of us, forking out 20k and spending roughly four days just getting there … Continue reading Things to consider when choosing your next uni-break destination