Music
The Best Spotify Playlists For Every Occasion

They say music makes the world go round and we couldn’t agree more. From lifting our spirits, and encouraging us to get moving to…

Music
12 Of The Best Spotify Playlists To Listen To At Your Next Dinner Party

A dinner party well-done means you’ve gone above and beyond to create the perfect feast and vibe. Which is exactly why choosing the…

Fitness
12 Of The Best Workout Playlists On Spotify

Call it your internal cheerleader, your wingman, your metaphorical better half; when it comes to a solid sweat session at the gym or on the…

Shopping
The Best Headphones To Buy In 2022

Whether you're looking for headphones capable of blocking out your noisy,  inconsiderate neighbours, a pair that will stay in place…

Travel
Lose Yourself At Illuminate, Adelaide’s Electric Winter Festival

While South Australia holds the reigning culture crowns of the world-renowned Adelaide Fringe and Adelaide Festival over the last days of…

Things To Do
6 Reasons You Need To Visit This Food & Entertainment Mecca On The GC

Nestled in the beating heart of Surfers Paradise, we’ve found the perfect place for the ultimate fun day out. Think: epic games, live…

Music
Harry Styles Is Touring Australia And New Zealand In 2023

While we don’t like to play favourites here at Urban List, we can’t deny that when it comes to One Direction, Harry Styles…

Things To Do
Don’t Miss Your Last Chance To See Hamilton The Musical Before It Leaves Sydney

When we dropped the news last year that one of the world’s most acclaimed musicals, Hamilton, was coming down under, you (rightly so)…

Music
Bliss Out To A Bunch Of Aussie Artists With ‘Supported’, A Summer Music Series By Jimmy Brings

These rough past couple of years have taught us to appreciate two things; having stuff delivered and the support of good mates. As it…

Music
Fire Up Your New Year’s Eve Party With These Vibing Spotify Playlists

A successful New Year’s Eve party—the kind people talk about for years to come—always has a few key ingredients; a rad…

Food & Drink
Aussie Band Pacific Avenue On First Date Heartbreaks, Tattoos And New Music

In 2017, Kiama four-piece indie rock band Pacific Avenue was born, but their history goes way back. The stars aligned when Ben Fryer met…

Entertainment
Uncover The Unbelievable Tattoo Tales Of Melbourne Band CIVIC

CIVIC’s sound is most often described as 'Aussie garage' but lead singer Jim McCullough describes it…

Style & Design
Kaiit On Her Epic Tattoo Collection, Musical Inspirations And Love For 1920s Makeup

At just 23 years of age, Naarm singer and artist Kaiit (she/they/he) is one of the most exciting talents to grace the Australian music scene…

Music
Snoop Dogg Announces Massive Australian Tour

It’s the news that our locked down souls needed—the world’s biggest Hip Hop artist Snoop Dogg is returning to Australian…

Entertainment
Meet Adrian Dzvuke, The Perth Music Prodigy You Need To Add To Your Playlist

We couldn't be luckier to be home to some incredible talent here in Perth—especially when it comes to music.  We had the…

Things To Do
What You Need To Know About The Online Festival Supporting Emerging Artists

The last 18 months have had a devastating effect on the music industry, with many budding musicians feeling the brunt of the halt on live…

Music
Lorde’s Solar Power Tour Will Kick Off Across Australia And New Zealand In 2022

If just like us, your bodies are still recovering since Lorde dropped her brand new 2021 banger Solar Power, then the next piece of…

Music
Amy Shark Talks Working With Ed Sheeran, Her National Tour And Being Vulnerable

While live music was effectively cancelled in 2020, one of Australia’s most successful exports, Amy Shark, was putting together her…

Music
Get Familiar With Kinder, The Sister Duo Bringing Club Beats Back To The Mainstream

Starting out as DJs and fast becoming favourites on the festival circuit, opening for the likes of Marshmello and RL Grime, sisters Briony…

Australia
Make Tracks To Byron Bay For This Epic Music Festival Held In A Brewery

Amazing news: Festival Of The Stone is back for 2021 and heads up, tickets will sell out real quick. For those who aren’t familiar,…

Music
Meet Budjerah, Matt Corby’s Protégé You Need To Know About

When it comes to homegrown talent, we are seriously blessed here in Australia—that busker down the street could be the next world-wide…

Music
Tash Sultana On New Music, Owning Their Truth And Hitting The Stage Again

It's been five years since Tash Sultana's Notion EP crashed into the Australian music landscape and placed a gifted and incomparable…

Entertainment
How To Long Lunch Like A Pro With Thandi Phoenix

One of our all-time favourite pastimes is long lunching. We lovesettling in for the afternoon with a sprawling spread of food, drink in hand…

Entertainment
How To Nail Your Next Movie Night, According To Touch Sensitive

When it comes to spending the night in, there's no denying a movie night is a sure-fire way to ensure a perfect evening—with…

Entertainment
How To Nail Your Sunday Session, According To Lime Cordiale

While some might consider Sunday the end of the weekend, we consider it the beginning of all great things, birthing the social event of all…

Music
Here’s Where And When Australia’s Best Music Festivals Are Happening In 2021

We bloody love music festivals. With a cracking line up of epic musicians and mates by your side on the d-floor—it’s good vibes…

Music
G Flip Talks TikTok, Mardi Gras And Living Their Best Damn Life

It seems like everyone wants a little bit of G Flip in their lives right now. The Melbourne-based singer dropped a sweet collab with Illy in…

Entertainment
Kick It Old School With These 5 Hip Hop Artists Carving Their Own Path To Success

When it comes to new music and rising rap artists, we’re always on high alert. It’s true, our love for hip hop runs deep.…

Music
All The Best New Albums To Watch Out For In 2021

Nothing hits like brand-spankin' new music does and 2021 is proving to be a mammoth year for new bangers. While a year of cancelled…

Music
8 Romantic Spotify Playlists To Sweep You Off Your Feet This Valentine’s Day

Romance—it’s more than just godforsaken teddies, chocolate, flowers, cologne and jewelry, people. It’s “good morning…

Music
Bless Your Ears With Netflix’s Best TV Series Soundtracks

Bridgerton was undoubtedly one of the most binge-worthy shows on Netflix. And aside from the genetically blessed cast, epic costumes and…

Travel Tips
Peep The Must-Have Essentials Tkay Maidza’s Packing For Her Summer Vacay

Summer is officially here and with that comes some of our favourite things—cocktails, vacays and live music (virtual gigs still…

Music
Bless Your Ears With Taylor Swift’s Surprise Album Dropping Today

This is not a drill! Despite blessing our ears back in July—AKA the epicentre of lockdown life—with her surprise album Folklore,…

Entertainment
Bless Your Ears With These 7 Festival-Worthy Summer Playlists

It’s been a hell of a long and brutal year and we could all use some good vibes and a boogie. But while it doesn’t look…

Music
On The Record | GRAACE Talks Skateboarding And Summer Beats

If you’re after a sweet beat to get those summer vibes flowing then you need to pour yourself a margarita and bliss out to…

Music
11 Christmas Playlists To Rock Around The Christmas Tree To

Not all Christmas playlists are born equal. Some are born great, some achieve greatness and some have greatness (especially if they include…

Music
On The Record | Six60 On Surviving Lockdown And Going Deep In Their New Documentary

I was first introduced to the sweet beats of Six60 back in 2013 when a mate bought me a ticket for their gig at a small underground bar in…

Music
Get Excited, The Australian Hamilton Cast Has Just Been Announced And It Is Epic

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, then you’ll know that Hamilton fever is at an all-time high right now and we’re…

Entertainment
Nominate A Mate Who’s Been Doing Cool Things In Music To Win $1500

We’ll cut the guitar chords and get straight to the chase—if any of your best mates have been getting up to some solid music…

Music
On The Record | Plug Into Loose Ends And Lockdown Beats With Illy

We have big love for Illy. The uber-talented writer and rapper is always down for a good yarn and this time he’s coming to us direct…

Music
Let The Good Vibes Roll With Boo Seeka’s Personalised Playlist Just For You

With grim lockdown and border restriction news dropping on the daily, sometimes you just need to turn the telly off and plug into a good…

Music
Be Inspired By The Creative Genius Behind Beyonce’s Black Is King

When Beyonce casually revealed she was dropping a surprise visual album last month, it finally felt like 2020 was giving us the break we all…

Music
Be Mesmerised By Miiesha’s Surprise Gig Inside An Ancient Limestone Cave

We’ve made no secret about the fact that we’re obsessed with Miiesha and her incredible sound. A proud Pitjantjatjara woman,…

News
Make Way For Bedroom Pop, AR Boutiques And A New Era Of Gaming

Welcome to Culture Curve—your go-to guide to what’s on the rise and slide in August 2020. If there's one thing that…

Music
Bless Your Ears With Taylor Swift’s Goosebump-Inducing New Album

Look, 2020 has served up a shedload of crappy news. From COVID to border closures, we’re in serious need of some good news and…

Music
Amp Up, Tyler, The Creator Is Headlining Splendour In The Grass 2021 And Tickets Have Just Dropped

COVID-19 might have stolen music festivals from us this year, but praise the music gods because Splendour In The Grass has just dropped…

Travel
Dial Up The Wanderlust, Here’s Where Aussie Songbird GRAACE Is Travelling To After Lockdown

If you’re anything like us, you live for travel. So, trust us when we say we absolutely feel your pain at having to cancel those…

Music
On The Record | Bless Your Ears With Miiesha’s Thought-Provoking New Album

We’ve been utterly obsessed with Miiesha since she burst onto the Aussie music scene mid last year. Her sound? A smooth, honey-like…

News
Put The Tent Away, Splendour In The Grass Has Officially Been Cancelled For 2020

We all knew it was coming and now it's official—Splendour In The Grass has been cancelled for 2020. After originally announcing…

Music
Bless Your Ears With triple j’s Epic Indigenous Takeover Week

In celebration of Reconciliation Week, triple j Unearthed’s daily TOPS program has launched a week-long Indigenous Takeover, and…

Music
Get Pumped, Falls Festival Has Announced That 2020 Is Happening

We’ve pretty much come to terms with the sad fact that festivals just aren’t going to be a thing in 2020, but that isn’t…

Music
Stock Up On Vinyl At This Massive Online Warehouse Sale

Record Store Day 2020 may be postponed until 20 June, but you can fill that void this weekend with The Great Australian Warehouse Sale. The…

Music
Take A Trip Down Memory Lane, A Coachella Doco Is Here For Your Quarantined Soul

You may have already binged your way through every movie and every TV show on every streaming service possible but word on the street is…

Music
On The Record | Tune In To Interscope Records’ Next Generation, JAWNY And renforshort

Interscope Records’ co-founder Jimmy Iovine is known for being a propeller in the wind of change. In an interview on the release of…

Entertainment
Beat Boredom, This Viral Video Is Your Next Tik Tok-Fuelled Dance Phenomenon

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’d know that the short-form video app, Tik Tok has well and truly taken over the…

Music
Turn Up The Volume, Here’s How You Can Support Your Favourite Australian Artists Right Now

The Australian music industry needs your help now more than ever. Just when it was looking like things were on their way back to normal…

Music
Band Together And Support The Australian Music Industry With The Sound Of Silence Campaign

With some pretty terrifying news bulletins hitting us thick and fast, the devastating effect of COVID-19 can render us all a little…

Music
Jam Out At Home Thanks To The Online Music Festival Happening This Weekend

Unless you're Jared Leto, you’re probably well aware of the difficulties that live musicians and artists have been facing since…

Music
Bless Your Ears With 7 Of The Coolest Work From Home Playlists

If you’re one of the many people who have started working from home, then welcome to our rad crew. By now there’s a chance the…

Music
On The Record | Everything You Need To Know About Rüfüs Du Sol’s Powerful Sunrise Set At Joshua Tree

It’s pretty unsurprising when Tyrone Lindqvist, lead vocalist of Rüfüs Du Sol, barrels down the phone line that he’s…

Music
On The Record | Get To Know Col3trane, The Soulful R&B Prodigy Carving Up His Own Lane

It’s a rainy, steamy February Wednesday night in Sydney and, in the back bar of an Inner West brewery on a small stage drenched in…

Australia
Grab The Glitter, This Rainbow Festival Is Bringing A Touch Of Mardi Gras To The NT Outback

Hands up if your Mardi Gras FOMO is as real as ours? Well don’t let the Insta-envy drag you down. The party may be over in Sydney, but…

Art & Design
6 Gigs You Need To Get Behind At Melbourne’s Massive Underground Festival This Month

Forget about cherry-picking your gigs this month, because Melbourne’s hottest new festival—Can’t Do Tomorrow—is…

A Day In The Life
Go Behind The Mic With A Day In The Life Of Musician Jack River

We’re just a little bit obsessed with Aussie songbird Jack River. The ARIA-nominated artist, aka Holly Rankin, has been tearing up the…

Music
Mark Your Diary, Tame Impala Have Announced A Huge Aussie Tour

We’ve got some seriously epic news that's going to make your Monday. Following legendary performances at Coachella, Glastonbury,…

Music
Tune Into The 10 Artists That Defined The Last Decade Of Music

It’s an unholy burden deciding which artists were impactful enough that they helped shape the musical footprint of the last decade.…

Music
Prepare For Peak Nostalgia, So Pop Festival Just Dropped Its Epic 00s Line-Up

Fact: the noughties served up some of the best damn music of all time. Don’t fight us on it.  If you too share our undying love…

TV & Movies
Here’s Why You Need To Jump On The Disney+ Bandwagon Now

Until now, your Friday nights and long-haul flights have most definitely been loaded with all the Netflix, Stan and Neon content. Now, brace…

Music
Get Pumped, Queen Lizzo Is Coming To Australia

There’s no denying it, 2019 was Lizzo’s year. The flute-playing queen has been ripping up the charts (if you haven’t…

Music
On The Record | Illy Talks Fresh Beats, Festivals And Finding His Voice

We’re long-time fans of Aussie hip hop legend Illy so we’ve been champing at the bit to hear his new beats. Turns out, the wait…

Music
We’ve Found The Perfect Playlist According To Your Star Sign

If there’s one thing we can’t get enough of right now, it’s all things horoscope related. We’re more than happy to…

Music
On The Record | Inside The Vulnerable World Of Julia Michaels

Songwriting genius Julia Michaels started young—like most prodigies. She composed her own tracks at the age of 12. By 14, she was…

Music
Every Influential 90s Artist That Helped Shape Music Culture Today

In 2019, hip hop continues to top charts, streaming platforms like Spotify have made a plethora of genres more accessible than ever, EDM DJs…

TV & Movies
Mark Your Diary, The Game of Thrones Live Concert Is Finally Coming To Australia

If you’re still mourning the series finale of Game of Thrones (guilty), dry your eyes because you’ll soon have the chance to…

Music
On The Record | Boy & Bear On New Beats And Bouncing Back From The Brink

“I had very poor time management this morning,” David Hosking says, dodging traffic over the phone from Sydney, “I’m…

Music
Get Amped, Post Malone Is Dropping A New Album Next Month

If you ask us, Post Malone can do no wrong, except when he makes us wait for his new album to drop. Well praise the hip hop lords because…

Music
Mark Your Calendar, Travis Scott Is Headlining Australia’s Answer To Glastonbury

Travis Scott, the rapper on everyone’s playlists right now, has just confirmed he’s headed down under for one show…

Entertainment
Hype Up, Kid Cudi Is Kicking Off A New Album And Netflix Series

It’s been three long years since Kid Cudi graced our playlists with a fresh album and thankfully the wait is now over… sort…

Music
Hype Up, Musical Genius Hans Zimmer Is Headed To Australia

Hans Zimmer, musical genius and composer of almost every epic movie score in existence, will be touring the East Coast of Australia this…

Music
11 Under The Radar Artists You Need To Know About Now

As part of Urban List Music Month we're bringing light on the artists that are shaping the music industry from the ground up. Brace…

Music
Get Around The Gender-Equal Lineup At Primavera Sound

Primavera Sound 2019 is hailing “The New Normal” this year announcing an equal split of male and female talent locked in for its…

Music
Get The Lowdown On Childish Gambino’s Slew Of Australian Sideshow Dates

If you were devastated when news broke out last year about Childish Gambino cancelling his Australian tour, hang tight, because we’re…

Music
Get Your Psychedelic Playlists Ready Because Grimes Is About To Drop A New Album

It’s almost been a whopping four years since her last album, but we now have word Grimes is coming out with a new LP, so drop…

Music
Tune In, Avicii’s Team Is Dropping A Posthumous Track This Week

It’s been almost a year since the music world was rocked by the news of Tim Bergling’s death. The Swedish DJ and record…

Music
Watch History Being Made In The Trailer For Beyonce’s New Documentary

It’s no doubt a busy time for the actual Queen of everything. Just last week, news dropped that adidas and Beyonce were teaming up for…

Entertainment
How To Unveil The Cryptic Clues For Donald Glover’s Guava Island

No doubt the internet went haywire at the end of last year when it was revealed that Donald Glover and Rihanna would be dropping an actual…

Music
Here’s What You Need To Know About The Role Of Cancel Culture In Music Right Now

We’ve seen it with Gwen Stefani, Ja Rule, Iggy Azalea, Taylor Swift, R. Kelly and more recently, Michael Jackson. It’s the year…

Entertainment
Troye Sivan And Lauv Talk Break Ups, Tour Essentials And What Music Really Looks Like In 2019

We couldn’t kick off the first week of music month at Urban List without chatting to pop music’s most coveted duo right now. In…

Music
Gear Up, Childish Gambino Is Headlining Splendour In The Grass

Start rounding up the crew, Splendour In The Grass just dropped its 2019 line-up and here’s what’s going down.   He may…

Music
Ariana Grande Just Surprised The World With A New Power Track

Ariana Grande has pulled in with music gold this morning, surprising the world with a brand new track. The pop singer stated last year she…

Threads
Tkay Maidza Talks Streetwear, Killer Style And Never Blending In

Welcome to a special edition of Threads for music month at Urban List. Five days, five outfits, one ultimate source of music and…

Fashion
The Sacai X Beats By Dre Collab Is Here To Elevate Your Headphone Game

Debuted at sacai’s Fall/Winter 2019 runway show in Paris, we now have a release date for the Japanese brand's collaboration…

Music
On The Record | Touring, Tea And Tamagotchis With Mallrat

Most days you’ll find Grace Sanders (also – Mallrat), sipping herbal tea and eating some damn delicious vegan pizza. She’s…

Asia
A Mobile Disco Is Coming To This Stunning Bali Beach Club

Cliff top oasis and Bali beach club Ulu Ciffhouse has been redefining beachside nightlife since it opened its doors in 2017. With direct…

Music
On The Record | From Kings Cross Clubs To Millions Of Streams, This Is Set Mo

“You, sir, have a set mo,” is the inscrutable comment behind the name of Sydney DJ duo, Set Mo. It was about a moustache, and…

Music
Everything To Know About The Biggest Wins At The 2019 Grammys

The 61st Annual GRAMMYS brought about many major antics. Not only did we score our first look into Disney’s latest Aladdin trailer but…

Music
Channel Your Inner Freak, Billie Eilish Is Touring Australia And NZ

We all lost our shit when we found out that Billie Eilish was heading to Groovin the Moo 2019, so naturally we’re freaking out because…

Entertainment
Everything Right With Ariana Grande’s New Neon-Soaked Music Video

We haven’t even settled into 2019 for a hot minute and Ariana Grande is already kicking the year off with a bang. A bang in the shape…

Music
PNAU On Their Fifth Album And The Evolution Of Australia’s Music Industry

PNAU are essentially Australian royalty. The guys have been banging out hits since their first album release in 1999. In 2007 they released…