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...

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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...

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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...

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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....

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...

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...

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...

Ed Sheeran returns to #1 to break records as Kendrick Lamar eyes the top spot

Last week’s charts were the first time in 13 weeks that Ed Sheeran was not on top with his single ‘Shape Of You’, having been...

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Twitter’s new Terms of Service are raising eyebrows from content creators

Twitter has updated their Terms of Service, including a small passage which could see many creatives be given some harsh treatment if they share their...

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YouTube announce huge update in an attempt to be more like Facebook

YouTube have recently announced a whole batch of updates and upgrades, including a touched-up user interface, but one of their newest features is still being...

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Face The Music announces first round of 2017 speakers

Following Face The Music’s banner year in 2016, the brilliant Victorian music conference is back once more, and has just announced its first round of...

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Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan has had a 90% success rate at blocking bots

Ticketmaster’s Verified Fan program is being considered a success, according to Live Nation CEO Michael Rapino, after it was announced that the service has managed to...