Tyler Jenke

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English music superstar Adele

Adele has reportedly invested in a virtual reality concert start-up

Reports are coming through that English virtual reality start-up, EVR Holdings, has received a cash injection from a very prominent figure in the world of...

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EXCLUSIVE: Island Records announces partnership with Melbourne’s Our Golden Friend

Island Records Australia have today announced an exclusive record label partnership with independent Aussie label Our Golden Friend Records. Run by Lorrae McKenna, Our Golden...

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Independent music now makes up 30% of the Australian market

A new study commissioned by The Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR) has resulted in the most accurate insight to date in regards to the value...

Courtney Barnett at Music Wins Festival, Buenos Aires

Sounds Australia & BIGSOUND have announced the Latin American Sessions

Have you often wondered what the next step is for your musical career? Do you often find yourself wishing you could break into a previously-untapped...

Screenshot from the cover of a previous issue of Nylon magazine

Iconic pop culture magazine Nylon to end its print edition

Nylon, the influential magazine that has made a name for itself thanks to its coverage of fashion, pop culture, and music, has announced it is...

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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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...

Oasis, Beady Eye, and solo singer Liam Gallagher

Liam Gallagher sets new UK vinyl sales record with his new album

20 years after Oasis’ Be Here Now became the fastest-selling record in British chart history, frontman Liam Gallagher just set a new chart record of his...

Sloan Peterson Singing into a microphone playing guitar on stage

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....

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...

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...

Hugely succesful indie musician Tash Sultana

Tash Sultana just topped Billboard’s Next Big Sound chart

Billboard’s Next Big Sound chart is basically what you think it sounds like, and if you’re a rising star in the world of music, this...

Australian country music promoter Rob Potts

Rob Potts, Aussie country music promoter, has passed away

Rob Potts, a world-renowned Aussie country music promoter and executive, has passed away, aged 65, following a road accident in Tasmania yesterday. As Music Row reports,...

Ed Sheeran on track to break a chart record, while Aussies scarce once again

Ed Sheeran might have overtaken Eminem’s record of twelve weeks on top of the charts this week, but with the Englishman looking poised to break the...

Renowned Australia film and TV composer Martin Armiger

Martin Armiger to receive Screen Music Awards’ Distinguished Services award

Following the announcement of the nominees of the 2017 Screen Music Awards last week, APRA AMCOS and the AGSC have today announced Martin Armiger as the...

New Zealand pop superstar Lorde

triple j have announced the finalists for their Lorde remix competition

For a few weeks now, some of Australia’s most talented musicians, producers, and musical hobbyists have been fiddling around with Lorde’s huge hit, ‘Homemade Dynamite’,...

Sony’s digital sales now account for more than half of their music revenue

It has been a solid fact for a very long time now that digital music is the way of the future, but Sony’s recent figures...

Winners of 5 AIR Awards, A.B. Original

A.B. Original & Cable Ties lead The Age Music Victoria Awards 2017 nominations

The Age Music Victoria Awards have today released their list of nominees for the 2017 awards, with some of Australia’s finest independent artists seeing recognition...