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The Industry Observer Awards 2018 Shortlist

The Shortlist for the inaugural The Industry Observer Awards presented by TicketWeb has been revealed to celebrate the talent behind the talent. Taking place at the Sydney Cricket Ground...

The Industry Observer Awards 2018 Shortlist: Guardian of the Year

The Shortlist for the inaugural The Industry Observer Awards presented by TicketWeb has been revealed to celebrate the talent behind the talent. See below for the full Shortlist...

The Industry Observer Awards 2018 Shortlist: Digital Music Retailer of the Year

The Shortlist for the inaugural The Industry Observer Awards presented by TicketWeb has been revealed to celebrate the talent behind the talent. Shortlist for the Music Retailer of the...

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Moments that rocked the Australian music industry in 2017

2017. A lot happened. A lot of it was terrible, but ultimately led to big change. A lot of it was just terrible. Still, there...

We’re giving away a double pass to Australian Music Week 2017

Sydney’s own Australian Music Week, the annual three-day live music and entertainment industry conference, is back for 2017. Organisers have unveiled the first 30 showcasing...

Triple J additions: alt-J and The Kooks return to the radio

It’s nice to see that in this fast-changing world, triple j are still supporting the likes of alt-J and The Kooks, both of whom you...

5 things everyone in the music industry can relate to

The most offensive thing to ever happen in your career Dividing your RSVP list by four That’s great, but how does my band pay their...

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NLMAs to return in 2017, Maggie Collins steps down from Board duties

The National Live Music Awards will return for a second year in 2017, while arts writer and music critic Kate Hennessy has joined the Board. Hennessy replaces Maggie Collins, who has stepped...

One Artist, One Producer: Phebe Starr interviews Anna Laverty

We’ll occasionally be hosting interviews between two industry figures to gain insight into their creative processes. Sydney singer-songwriter Phebe Starsr chats to Anna Laverty, the producer/engineer who’s...

Artist on Artist: Phebe Starr interviews Nkechi Anele (Saskwatch)

We’ll occasionally be hosting interviews between two industry figures to gain insight into their creative processes. First up, Sydney singer-songwriter Phebe Starr interviews Nkechi Anele, singer of...

Vivid LIVE announces Air, Dappled Cities, Laura Marling and more

Following the announcement that Fleet Foxes are reforming and will headline Vivid LIVE with a series of Opera House shows, the festival programmers have now revealed...