Remember being under 18 and missing out on all the good gigs? Or you are under 18 and are bitter because you're missing out on all the good gigs?
Fear not! Good Life festival has announced it's line up and on Saturday 8 March at Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne all the teenagers will be getting some live music action while the old fogies miss out.
Sydney-based singer-songwriter Danielle Blakey has won Gold at the inaugural ABU Radio Song Festival in Seoul, South Korea.
Blakey represented Australia at the festival for original and unsigned music. Her song “Fearless” took out the Gold Award ahead of 14 other unsigned representatives from the Asia Pacific region.
This week in your industry wrap: Psy becomes 2012's Los Del Rio, an opportunity to DJ before Dappled Cities on their upcoming tour, and awards aplenty with the ARIA Artisan nominations and Deadly Awards being presented.
In this week's column: Universal and the Parker & Mr. French group team up, Ed Sheeran tops the album chart after nearly a year meandering in it, an opportunity to write music for next year's Sydney Festival, and news from three industry awards nights that occurred last week!
Cuban-American rap star Pitbull arrives on shores in two weeks! Taio Cruz, Timomatic and Havana Brown will also be joining the superstar on stage. Pitbull will be hitting up all the major capital cities, bringing his chart topping hits to Australian audiences on his first headlining tout. Tickets are on sale now! See dates below.
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PITBULL - AUSTRALIAN TOUR - AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2012
PERTH Thursday 23rd August @ Burswood Dome
The Take 40 Stars Of Summer party, presented by the new Toyota Yaris, returns this year to launch the summer party season in seriously glamorous style. Set against a stunning harbour backdrop, this uber- exclusive, decadent summer soiree will feature intimate live performances from dance music powerhouse Sneaky Sound System and ARIA Award nominee Havana Brown.