20 essential new acts you need to see at The Great Escape 2023

Get ready to head down to Brighton and discover your favourite new artist this weekend

SXSW Sydney announces first Australian acts: Alter Boy, Dust and more

The international line-up for the conference has also been expanded with the additions of Hanbee, Wallice and more

Dust: Newcastle post-punk newcomers making their thrilling, widescreen debut

On their debut project ‘Et Cetera, Etc’, the quintet search for a place in the world between flourishes of free jazz, angular riffs and eerie voicemail samples. They speak to NME about making an EP longform and performing with their heroes Party Dozen

What’s new this month? Here are 9 Australian release picks for March 2023

Kick autumn off on a high note with new tunes from Ruel, Gold Fang, Mo'Ju, Private Function and more

The Terrys, The Buoys, VOIID, Suzi and more announced for 2023 Mountain Goat Valley Crawl

The full line-up spans a mind-boggling 41 acts