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Purple Sneakers’ Thirteenth Birthday lineup is here! Tickets on sale this Thursday

TICKETS TO PS13 ARE ON SALE NOW We’re back, baby.


Love club music? We’re looking for writers!

Are you the type of person who has 99999 different Spotify playlists for every single occasion.


Purple Sneakers launches weekly #TrustedForTaste Spotify playlist

Here at PURPLE SNEAKERS, we cover a lot of new music.

PS Radio

Traversing the globe with Multi Culti for Talking Heads on Purple Sneakers radio



Join us for Purple Sneakers’ first radio show on FBi Radio this Saturday

On Monday June 5th, FBi Radio returned to digital radio (DAB+) replacing FBi Click.


Thrupence’s debut album ‘Ideas of Aesthetics’ is more than worth the wait

Melbourne producer THRUPENCE (Jack Vanzet) has finally dropped his long anticipated debut album, Ideas of Aesthetics.


Purple Sneakers to celebrate 11th birthday as part of VIVID Live 2017

After an epic 10th birthday party last year, which saw hundreds of punters lining up the block to get into the Lord Gladstone Hotel where three stages of the most exciting, emerging dance music awaited them, Purple Sneakers will once again celebrate our 11th birthday party as part of VIVID 2017.


Go on a summer trip with Hare Squead in ‘Herside Story’

Irish hip-hop trio HARE SQUEAD take you on a summer trip with colourful DIY video for ‘Herside Story.


Sounds Like A Heaps Gay Purple Sneakers Time: One night only on the Central Coast

We’re #TrustedForTaste here at PURPLE SNEAKERS, and if there is one thing we really love, it’s bringing exciting emerging artists to make people dance to.

Ten Years Of Taste Mix Series

A bonus Ten Years Of Taste mix that pre-dates 2007, because we love you

Wowee, our tenth birthday was unreal.

Ten Years Of Taste Mix Series

The Ten Years Of Taste Mix Series gravitates us closer to our birthday with 2011

We’re sitting at about the halfway point in conjuring the years that have made Purple Sneakers.


Purple Sneakers Top Albums of 2015

Another year has come and gone; its speed inducing classic gasps of, “this year has gone so fast,” as well as future prospects of a different personal experience for the forthcoming fresh 365 day batch.