Cold Chisel Announce Release of their “%*^&ing’ Classic” Live Album Swingshift

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In a week where the band’s newly expanded Best Of moves into the ARIA Top 5, Cold Chisel have announced that their legendary first live album, Swingshift, is finally being re-released on glorious 180g double vinyl. The LP - replete with original gatefold packaging and additional sleeve photos - can be pre-ordered now via www.coldchisel.com and from Friday October 26 it will be available in all good record stores for the first time in decades. This will also be the first time that the 4 … Continue reading →

New, Expanded COLD CHISEL Best Of. On VINYL for first time!

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Legendary Australian rock band Cold Chisel have announced they are releasing an expanded and updated version of their best-selling album All For You - The Best Of on Friday September 28.The Best Of Cold Chisel - All For You - Deluxe Edition will be available across multiple formats, including a great value 37-song Double-CD and digital version for streaming and download platforms. All formats of this expansive release will be released at single-album prices.And for the first time the … Continue reading →

Our friends The Barking Spiders have sold out their show at the Enmore Theatre

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Infamous mystery band to play their first show in 35 years

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Shrouded in mystery, rarely seen or heard, the legendary Barking Spider have announced a special one-off performance at Sydney's Enmore Theatre on Wednesday, 28 February 2018. This will be the band's first public gig in 35 years. Choosing to never do interviews, photo-shoots or videos, the identity of The Barking Spiders remains "a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma" as a famous commentator once described them.The Barking Spiders' myth and legend has only grown deeper and darker … Continue reading →

IT’S FINALLY HERE…

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THE 'LAST STAND' OF THE SYDNEY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE THE LIVE TAPES - VOL 4 OUT NOW In December 2015, Cold Chisel ended their massive One Night Stand tour with three special shows they dubbed The 'Last Stand' of the Sydney Entertainment Centre. These wild, unhinged and emotional shows were played immediately prior to the iconic venue's demolition. For Cold Chisel it had a double sense of occasion, given that the "Ent Cent" was the venue where Cold Chisel played their legendary farewell … Continue reading →

COLD CHISEL TO HEADLINE SPECIAL ONE-OFF “MADE IN SA” CONCERT AT THE 2018 ADELAIDE 500

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 Cold Chisel has announced a very special one-off show in Adelaide on Friday, 2 March 2018 to mark the 20th Anniversary of the Adelaide 500. It will be the first time the band has played their former hometown since their huge One Night Stand tour in 2015.When approached for this milestone event, Cold Chisel were determined to make it a unique show - and went about personally hand-picking a bill of South Australian-born artists. Under the banner of 'Made In SA', they have invited … Continue reading →

COLD CHISEL TO PLAY SPECIAL ONE-OFF SHOW IN HOBART TO LAUNCH NEW LIVE ALBUM AND DVD

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The legendary Cold Chisel has announced today that they will play a special one-off show on the Wrest Point Lawns in Hobart on Wednesday, 22 November to launch their biggest ever live release.It will be the first time Cold Chisel has played in Tasmania since their massive Light The Nitro Tour back in 2011 (which remains the biggest grossing tour ever by an Australian-based band). 2015’s One Night Stand tour was unable to get to Tasmania so this announcement marks an overdue payback for … Continue reading →

COLD CHISEL CONFIRMED TO HEADLINE INAUGURAL COATES HIRE NEWCASTLE 500!

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW!Legendary Australian rock band, Cold Chisel has announced today that they will headline the inaugural Coates Hire Newcastle 500 on Saturday, 25 November - their only mainland-Australia show for 2017.This show marks the first time Cold Chisel has played in Newcastle since their massive Light The Nitro tour back in 2011 (which remains the biggest grossing tour ever by an Australian-based band). 2015’s One Night Stand tour was unable to get to Newcastle … Continue reading →

COLD CHISEL ANNOUNCE SPECIAL SHOW

The legendary Cold Chisel has announced today that they will headline the inaugural Coates Hire Newcastle 500 on Saturday, 25 November. This show marks the first time Cold Chisel has played in Newcastle since their massive Light The Nitro tour back in 2011 (which remains the biggest grossing tour ever by an Australian-based band). 2015’s […]

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The Live Tapes – Vol 3 – Live At The Manly Vale Hotel – OUT NOW

DOWNLOAD, STREAM OR BUY NOW On Saturday, 7 June 1980 Cold Chisel played a blistering pub gig at the Manly Vale Hotel on the northern beaches of Sydney. Today, more than 36 years later, that entire show is released as The Live Tapes – Vol 3 – Live At The Manly Vale Hotel and is […]

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COLD CHISEL Announce the next installment in their archival ‘Live Tapes’ series

The Live Tapes – Vol 3 – Live At The Manly Vale Hotel Release Date – 2 December, 2016 “If you are still in doubt as to who is king of the castle in the hard-nosed, uncompromising, no shit rock ‘n’ roll stakes, save your energies for the next time Cold Chisel Come to town […]

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‘The Live Tapes – Vol 2 – Live At Bombay Rock’ released on Double Vinyl for Record Store Day (Stores Listed Below)

Released on vinyl for the first time ever to coincide with Record Store Day, Saturday April 16 2016, ‘The Live Tapes – Vol 2 – Live At The Bombay Rock’ captures a young Cold Chisel in brilliant and blistering live form. Lovingly mastered for thick, 180g vinyl and packaged in beautiful double-album, gatefold packaging and manufactured […]

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Don Walker Acceptance Speech – Cold Chisel, Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music

Don Walker’s brilliant speech at the 2016 APRA awards. Proud! (Click ‘continue reading’ to watch video)

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Cold Chisel – The ‘Last Stand’

Take a bow Cold Chisel! Take a bow Sydney! What a stunning way to finish the ‪One Night Stand‬ tour, with a huge, loud, warm, loving and crazy crowd of 11,000 lifting us to great heights. We are proud to be the last Australian band to tread the boards of the Sydney entertainment centre. So […]

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ONE NIGHT STAND TOUR UPDATE + HANGING ROCK, VIC – NOW SOLD OUT!

Our One Night Stand tour is well and truly underway, with Queensland done and dusted after four great shows. And we’ve just had some great news today – Hanging Rock has officially SOLD OUT! We’re chuffed to be the first Australian band to headline this unique and iconic venue, let alone sell it out… and […]

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Cold Chisel – 60 Minutes Stream

Cold Chisel are Australia’s favourite rock band. Formed in Adelaide in 1973, they are responsible for creating a hard-rocking pub sound that continues to influence bands to this day. While it has been 30 years since they officially called it quits, Chisel never really left us. And as Liz Hayes discovers, the sense of brotherhood […]

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