Unless you’ve been hiding in your fully prepped bunker in the middle of the desert with no wifi to wait out the apocalypse, you’d be well aware that COVID 19 has decimated the entire music industry, taking the underground electronic scene with it.
Half Wild put out the call a few weeks ago to musicians
Reports are coming in from Panama that hundreds of doofers, artists and crew have been placed in a forced lockdown by the army on the Tribal Gathering site due to fears the number of international travellers at the festival may infect the local population with COVID-19.
Organisers of the event, Geoparadise, posted on their Facebook
Spare a thought for the embattled Rainbow Serpent Festival organisers who have cancelled their rescheduled Regen event set to take place over Easter.
It’s the second time organisers have had to delay after a bushfire devastated the festival site in December forcing the postponement of the traditional January party. All ticket holders will be automatically
Happy Daze Festival has released its mammoth lineup for the 2020 edition, tempting everyone at Half Wild HQ to pack some bathers and dancing pants and book flights to the Whitsundays.
Held over 29 – 31 May, Happy Daze may just be the most perfectly located festival in the country. Held on a stunning site
Another announcement from the team at Rainbow Serpent shows they’re committed to providing a stellar weekend of world-class beats over Easter.
The fresh announcements include several acts who were set to appear at the event’s cancelled January event such as Tim Healey (UK) and local favourites Kodiak Kid, Kasey Taylor, Mortisville & Friends and Ozzy.
Rainbow Serpent has finally dropped the first in a series of lineup announcements for their Easter Regen event.
Since a bushfire on the festival site in December forced organisers to defer the four-day event, they’ve been teasing fans on social media with hints they’ll be returning to their roots with a modern twist and today’s
The DISTRIKT crew, famed for their shenanigan filled theme camp on the playa, are headed to Melbourne for a day of phat beats and general tomfoolery.
But who, or what, are they? Often mistaken as the love children of celestial beings and Keith Richards, they’re apparently just normal (albeit ridonculously awesome) burners who work hard
Earth Frequency celebrates 15 years as one of Australia’s favourite underground events next weekend. Over time, it’s seen a myriad of changes and organiser, Paul Abad, has become a master of innovation to ensure the event has evolved along with the changing dynamics of both the event industry and his personal beliefs.
We sat down
The 2019/20 Summer season has been disastrous for Australian promoters and it seems the festival devil has claimed another soul.
Subsonic Festival, which was set to celebrate its tenth anniversary on the first weekend of December, was forced to cancel at the last minute due to bushfires. Instead, they organised multiple nightclub events around Sydney
When Fyre festival’s Billy McFarland promoted a ‘transformative experience,’ we bet he never guessed it would be a self-fulfilling prophecy. Now that he’s serving six years in prison for fraud and facing the wrath of privileged white kid’s parents, we’re betting he’s going through some serious transformations of a personal nature.
Don’t worry Billy, plenty
All too often we read about the creative genius of musicians in the underground scene and how their talent spreads joy and uplifting vibes. But there is a slew of unsung heroes who dedicate their lives to providing the platform for those artists. From operations managers to programming teams and decor artists; these often unrecognised
Update- 19:00 Monday, 20 January
The wait is over and while the lack of information has been rough on all we Rainbow faithful, spare a thought (and a coldie) for the crew.
They’ve been through the ringer trying to make good on their promise to deliver a one-day extravaganza on 25 January but, apparently, have