Tyler Jenke

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Face The Music adds plenty more speakers and artists to its 2017 event

You might recall that just a few weeks ago, Face The Music announced its first round of speakers for the 2017 edition of the conference....

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Australian Music Week has just dropped its brilliant Film Festival lineup

While music is frequently considered a solely aural format, the fact is that there is a strong visual component to it as well. From music...

Marihuzka Cornelius and Madeleine O’Gorman of Ivy League Records

Cornelius and O’Gorman take top A&R roles at Ivy League Records

Ivy League Records has experienced a reshuffling of its ranks today, with Mushroom Group announcing new A&R and Label Managers at the record label. Marihuzka...

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Micro music festivals are set to take over regional New South Wales

It’s no secret that the life of the regional music fan is a tough one. If you want to buy music or go to gigs,...

Beyoncé and Canadian punk band Zex

A Canadian punk band accidentally ended up on Beyoncé’s record

Just imagine the feeling of lining up outside your favourite local record store to grab the newest vinyl edition of Beyonce’s 2016 record Lemonade. You grab...

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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...

Legendary hip-hop group, the Beastie Boys

Beastie Boys break their ‘no-ad’ policy for new video game promo

Back in 1983, the Beastie Boys sued British Airways for using their song ‘Beastie Revolution’ in a TV commercial without their consent. The lawsuit netted...

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Legendary music magazine Rolling Stone is up for sale

Rolling Stone, a publication whose name is as synonymous with the music and pop-culture that it celebrates, is up for sale, according to the magazine’s founder Jann...

US singer-songwriter Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson admits she lost ‘millions’ from Dr. Luke disagreement

Kelly Clarkson has spoken out in a recent interview about how she lost thousands, if not millions of dollars by refusing a co-writing credit with...

OurMine just hacked Vevo because of a disrespectful employee

OurMine, the infamous hacking group, has recently attacked video-hosting website Vevo after being disrespected by one of the company’s employees. As Gizmodo reports, was hacked yesterday,...

YouTube's new in-app sharing service

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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Applications are closing soon for some big Aussie music grants

For any struggling artist out there, one of the most useful things that can happen in their career is to be given a music grant....

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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...

Splendour In The Grass being held at North Byron Parklands

Splendour In The Grass & Falls Festival venue secures trial extension

It’s been a topic that has drawn worry from many festivalgoers for a number of months now, but today has seen confirmation that both Splendour In...

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Aus Council have handed out $6.1m in their latest round of arts grants

Some of Australian music’s best and brightest have today received some highly-sought after grant funding today, with the Australia Council for the Arts announcing recipients...

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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...

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...

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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...

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Warner Music Group acquires Dutch label Spinnin’ Records for over $100m

A few months back, it was reported that the Dutch dance music label, Spinnin’ Records, was set to to be purchased by one of the...

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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...