Music played in corner stores: the next great royalty stream


Let’s say you own a fruit and veg store.

Bon Jovi

Dire Straits, Bon Jovi Lead Rock Hall Class of 2018


The British invasion is coming to the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame.

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EXCLUSIVE: Kira Puru inks booking agency deal


Falcona, the Sydney-based booking and management agency for Crooked Colours, Bad//Dreems, and DMA’S to name a few, has announced the signing of  hypnotic genre-defying Melbourne artist Kira Puru.

Hiatus Kaiyote with their furry friend at Melbourne Zoo

Melbourne Zoo Twilights have scored their highest-selling year ever

By Tyler Jenke

Over the years, we’ve seen proof that zoo animals and music make for a perfect mix, with events such as Melbourne Zoo Twilights and Sydney’s Twilight At Taronga concert series proving to be an ever-popular night for countless Aussies.

English rock group The Vamps performing at the Hordern Pavilion

Sydney’s Mayor has weighed in on the future of the Hordern Pavilion


Early in November, it was reported that the future for the Hordern Pavilion was uncertain to say the least.

Big Shaq

How a viral comedy song tricked its way into the charts


It started with a BBC Radio appearance.

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Lyor Cohen tapped for music keynote at SXSW

By Lars Brandle

Lyor Cohen, the veteran U.

New Zealand pop superstar Lorde

Lorde’s debut single certified Diamond, UNIFIED signs Didirri, and more


Here’s all the music industry news you need to know today.

Musical notes

NSW Parliament begins an inquiry into the music and arts economy


An Upper House committee, made all of members from several major parties, has began an inquiry into the N.

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FBi Radio’s Amelia Jenner listens to upwards of 500 singles a week


Amelia Jenner, Music Director for FBi Radio offers TIO readers an insight into her role and her top tips for pitching music.