Jazz singer Emma Pask plays an intimate hometown show.

Sydney's top gigs

Emma Pask, The Waifs, Repressed Records and RIP Society Duel Gig, Ukelypstix, Renee Geyer

Sticky Carpet

Queens of the Stone Age are booked for Splendour in the Grass.

NGV's live Friday Night Series with Van Gogh, Splendour in the Grass line-up, Bill Callahan and more.

Green Day's revolution

Green Day: Back on the road, surprising both themselves and fans.

Green Day's non-stop work ethic was both a strength and what led the Oakland trio to unravel.

Staying off the carousel

Folk singer Martha Tilston never wanted a steady office job.

It may not pay well, it may never make your famous, and there is no super, but making the music you love has its benefits, a second generation musician finds.

Album reviews

Alex the Astronaut album <i>To Whom It May Concern</i>.

Album reviews: Polish Club, Lydia Ainsworth, Jamiroquai, Colin Hay and Alex the Astronaut.

Making mindfulness matter through music

Music and meditation can co-mingle in deeply satisfying ways. Illustration: Dionne Gain

Put music in the spotlight and give your mind a break – that's the goal of The Indigo Project, whose sold out Listen Up sessions give meditation rookies a headstart.