Khe Sanh honoured by National Film & Sound Archive

Khe Sanh has been honoured in this years inclusions in the National Film & Sound Archive selection of sound recordings that have a cultural, historical and aesthetic significance and relevance, informing or reflecting life in Australia.Each year, the Australian public nominates new sounds to be added with final selections determined by a panel of industry experts.Icehouse's Great Southern Land and the Divinyls' debut Boys in Town were also honoured this year.Check out the full … Continue reading →

‘The Live Tapes – Vol 2 – Live At Bombay Rock’ OUT NOW

Cold Chisel's "The Live Tapes - Vol 2 - Live At Bombay Rock", the second installment in the band's ongoing series of special live recordings, is released today on CD and all digital formats.The gig, recorded just two months after the release of Cold Chisel's much-loved second LP, Breakfast At Sweethearts features live versions of all but one of that album's songs. The Live Tapes - Vol 2 - Live at Bombay Rock recasts the songs from Breakfast... in a whole new light. These newly remixed … Continue reading →

Cold Chisel Announces 2015 Clipsal 500 Adelaide Concert

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Legendary Australian rock band, Cold Chisel, will return to where it all began to headline the Sunday night concert at the iconic Clipsal 500 Adelaide on 1st March 2015. Marking 40 years since they coalesced into their definitive line-up and tore a rock & roll hole through the heart of Adelaide, the band has decided to celebrate this milestone with a special one-off show for the fans and the city that shaped them.The Clipsal 500 concert will be the first time the band has featured on stage … Continue reading →

Cold Chisel announce ‘The Live Tapes – Vol 2 – Live At the Bombay Rock’

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Cold Chisel announce the next installment in their archival ‘Live Tapes’ series, the blistering The Live Tapes - Vol 2 - Live At The Bombay Rock Release Date – November 14, 20141979: Mad Max premieres, World Series Cricket dominates, Skylab crashes and Cold Chisel do a gig that echoes through the next 4 decades. Now that much bootlegged show is about to be made available in all its hi-def ragged glory for the very first time.“The Live Tapes - Vol 2 - Live At The Bombay Rock” will … Continue reading →

‘THE LIVE TAPES VOL. 1: HORDEN PAVILION’ CD/DVD OUT NOW

These are the first new live Cold Chisel releases in over 10 years. The film and the audio capture the band in full flight as they launched their gold certified studio album, No Plans.“The Live Tapes Vol. 1” titles are available now via the official Cold Chisel Store at www.coldchiselstore.com.au or digitally via iTunes hereHope you enjoy this new live release as much as we do ... it's a ripper!CD and DVD Tracklisting:1. Standing On The Outside 2. Cheap Wine 3. No … Continue reading →

COLD CHISEL RADIO SPECIALS TO AIR THIS WEEKEND

Selected stations across the country will celebrate the release of 'The Live Tapes Vol. 1: Hordern Pavilion' with a special one hour radio program!Hear your favourite  Cold Chisel tracks and an in depth chat with Jimmy  across the country on the stations below over this weekend and over the coming weeks.For further details and Cold Chisel giveaways check your local stations websites. NEW SOUTH WALESSat Nov 23 at 6:00pm - 2CS FM Coffs Harbour, 2MC FM Port Macquarie, … Continue reading →

WATCH THE ‘MERRY-GO-ROUND’ CLIP LIFTED FROM ‘THE LIVE TAPES VOL. 1′

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 Check out Cold Chisel's performance of 'Merry-Go-Round,' taken from 'The Live Tapes Vol. 1: Horden Pavilion @ http://youtu.be/MHmOeMjoZkE'The Live Tapes Vol. 1: Horden Pavilion' is out this Fri Nov 22, but until then the Cold Chisel Store is offering free shipping on domestic pre-orders @http://umusic.ly/coldchiselstore. Only 2 days left!- Cold Chisel HQ … Continue reading →

MAX TO PREMIERE ‘THE LIVE TAPES VOL 1′ & HOST COLD CHISEL DAY

With the impending release of ‘The Live Tapes Vol.1: Live at the Hordern’ the first new live Cold Chisel release in over 10 years, MAX will not only host the premiere of the brand new footage recorded in Sydney last year but have also devoted an entire day to Cold Chisel history.On Thursday November 21st  be the first to witness the footage of the live concert, recorded in April 2012 at the Hordern Pavilion. Check it out for a solid hour experience ahead of the full-length 21 … Continue reading →

COLD CHISEL ANNOUNCE FIRST LIVE CD/DVD IN OVER A DECADE

RELEASE TO BE FIRST IN A NEW SERIES Iconic Australian rock band, Cold Chisel, have announced the first new release on their own label:  “The Live Tapes Vol. 1: Hordern Pavilion. April 18, 2012″. This special concert set will feature 21 live recordings and will be available on Friday, November 22. It will be released […]

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COLD CHISEL FORM OWN LABEL AND STRIKE NEW DISTRIBUTION DEAL

NEW RELEASES TO FOLLOW One of the most iconic catalogues in Australian music will be brought into a new era with Cold Chisel announcing the formation of their own label imprint and a change of distributor in Australia and New Zealand. It’s been over 35 years since Cold Chisel signed a recording contract with WEA […]

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Vale Chrissy Amphlett – our great friend

Cold Chisel is deeply saddened to hear the news of Chrissy Amphlett’s passing. Chrissy was a great friend to all of us and a fierce and formidable artist. Our hearts go out to her husband and our brother, Charley Drayton and to her family and friends. Chrissy’s family has just released this statement. Our beloved […]

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ARIA Awards Nominations & Voting

We are pleased to report that Cold Chisel (and No Plans) were nominated in 3 categories for this year’s ARIA Awards. The band scored nominations for Best Group and Best Rock Album and also in the new category, Best Australian Live Act. The Best Australian Live Act category is a publicly-voted award, so click through here and cast your vote […]

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COLD CHISEL ANNOUNCE EXTRA LONDON SHOW

Cold Chisel head to the UK in July, their first trip to the northern hemisphere in over 30 years. Today they announced an extra London show, in addition to shows at Hard Rock Calling, Glasgow and Manchester. Cold Chisel will play Shepherd’s Bush Empire on 11th July 2012. Tickets go on General Sale on 25th May […]

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COLD CHISEL ANNOUNCE ADDITIONAL UK SHOWS

Cold Chisel Announce Additional UK Shows!Cold Chisel recently announced that they will be playing in the northern hemisphere for the first time in almost 30 years, performing alongside Bruce Springsteen, Soundgarden, Paul Simon, John Fogerty and Iggy Pop and the Stooges as part of the Hard Rock Calling weekend of shows in Hyde Park. Ever […]

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NO PLANS DEBUTS AT #2. LAUNCH SHOWS AND CINEMALIVE THIS WEEK

The two special ‘One Night Only’ shows coincide with the release of the album No Plans, Cold Chisel’s first studio album in 14 years. The band have no plans for any further Australian shows in 2012, so this will be the only chance to catch Cold Chisel live this year. No Plans, which is receiving […]

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IAN MOSS GIVEN ‘ALL CLEAR’

Cold Chisel’s Ian Moss was discharged from hospital this morning after a freak accident saw him hospitalised for a week. Last Monday, the legendary guitarist was bitten on the hand by his family’s cat, leaving the middle finger of his left hand severely infected and badly swollen. After 7 days on intravenous antibiotics, doctors have […]

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