Tyler Jenke

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Watch: ‘Pathway To Platform’ – A panel discussion on women in music at Vivid Sydney’s Vivid Ideas

Vivid Ideas is back as part of this year’s Vivid Sydney festivities, filled with panels and workshops that aim to broaden your mind, and fill...

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Finalists for the 2017 APRA Professional Development Awards have been announced

Finalists for the 2017 APRA Professional Development Awards have been announced today, with 40 songwriters and composers, across eight categories, being nominated. The bi-annual award...

Fyre Festival founder Billy MacFarland

The organiser of the ill-fated Fyre Festival has been charged with fraud

You might recall the ill-fated Fyre Festival that (almost) occurred in April. How can you not? It was such a disaster that its name is...

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Chance The Rapper & Kings Of Leon pressured MTV to remove bad reviews

If you haven’t been paying attention to what’s been happening with MTV’s news department lately, they’re currently in the middle of a restructuring process, which is set...

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Some of Prince’s music videos have finally been made available on YouTube

If you’ve ever tried to show your mates just how good Prince’s ‘When Doves Cry’ music video, chances are that you’ve managed upon a stumbling...

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Chance The Rapper Tweets cryptic message that SoundCloud is ‘here to stay’

While there’s been a lot of talk lately about SoundCloud’s rumoured imminent demise, the Internet is abuzz with further rumours right now after a cryptic...

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Finalists for the 2017 Art Music Awards have been announced

The Art Music Awards have today announced the finalists for the 2017 round of awards, with some of the finest composers and performers classical, jazz,...

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The best independent label nominees have been announced for the 2017 AIR Awards

The 2017 AIR Awards are set to take place later this month in Adelaide, and just a over a week out from the event, the Australian...

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PPCA & The Australia Council for the Arts announce recording grant recipients

The PPCA and Australia Council for the Arts have today announced the recipients of five grants, offered by way of a unique partnership between the...

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Asian-American rock group wins US Supreme Court battle to trademark their ‘racist’ name

If you’re a fan of US rock group The Slants, then you might have spent the last six years following the group’s efforts to trademark...

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Sydney and Melbourne SXSW meet-ups announced

Sydney’s Lansdowne Hotel and Melbourne’s Corner Hotel will play host to free meet-ups for SXSW delegates at the start of August. The Sydney event is...

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EXCLUSIVE: Falcona signs the party-loving Pilerats DJs

Falcona, the Sydney-based booking and management agency for Crooked Colours, Bad//Dreems, and DMA’S to name a few, have announced the signing of Pilerats DJs. Described...

Pandora has sold off their Ticketfly service to Eventbrite

You might recall last month there was talk of a rumoured company sale going on with Pandora, the famed Internet radio platform. Now, there’s been...

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Ryan Adams & Michael Gudinski support changing the name of Margaret Court Arena

This week has seen a great amount of controversy arise from some statements made by retired tennis great Margaret Court in regards to gay marriage,...

L.A. Reid departs Sony Music, weeks after launching new label with Mariah Carey

UPDATE: Monday May 15, 1pm According to the New York Post, Reid was pushed out of Sony Music following allegations of several instances of sexual...

Government plans to remove broadcast licensing fees are welcomed by the industry

There has been some good news for Australia’s broadcast media today, with the Turnbull Government announcing plans that are just another step towards abolishing broadcast licence...

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Rising star Sloan Peterson joins the Mirror Music Group roster

As we reported only recently, the Mirror Music Group have launched a record label, and now, their newest signing to their roster is up-and-coming Aussie musician Sloan Peterson....

Jay Z’s music disappears from Spotify and Apple Music

Jay Z, renowned hip-hop artist and owner of the Tidal streaming service, has quietly removed the vast majority of his music from streaming services Spotify and...

Promoter Andrew McManus walks free, says he lied about cash

Famed Australian concert promoter Andrew McManus walked free from the Sydney District Court on Friday after telling a court he lied to police about $702,000...

Archie Roach to receive Ted Albert award at APRA awards ceremony

Indigenous music legend Archie Roach has been announced as the recipient of the 2017 Ted Albert Award at this year’s APRA Music Awards. The APRA...