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Last Week on Late Night: The Five Best Music Performances on US Late Night TV (8th-11th September 2015)

US late night talk shows are an institution in their showcasing of all-things celebrity, politics, humor, comedy and music. They are often treated as the final thing the audience sees before they go to sleep after an exhaustive day. With The Late Show with Stephen Colbert debuting in the same 11:30pm slot opposite Kimmel and Fallon – all shows were keen to pull out the big guns in the hope of attracting/retaining viewers. Our own talk show fiend Lachlan scours the masses of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The Late Late Show with James Corden, Late Night with Seth Meyers, Conan and The Late Show with Stephen Colbert and brings us the debut edition of the top 5 standout music performances from US late night talk shows of last week!

2015 Apple Music Festival Headliners Announced Including Pharrell Williams, One Direction and Florence + The Machine

The annual Apple Music Festival is ready to bring incredible live performances to fans worldwide this September. Apple has announced headliners Pharrell Williams, One Direction, Florence + The Machine, Disclosure and much more... Click through for all the info!

Glastonbury Festival announces 2015 lineup: Kanye West, Courtney Barnett, Pharrell Williams and more

UK festival, Glastonbury, has issued their first massive line up announcement: for the second consecutive year, the lineup will include Australia’s Courtney Barnett, who will be joined on stage by Foo Fighters, Kanye West, Florence and the Machine, Pharrell Williams, Alt-J The Moody Blues, Hozier and many more. The event, started originally in 1970 only a day after the death of Jimi Hendrix, will take place this year near Pilton, Somerset, England on June 24-28. With a lineup like this, it's no wonder the event is already sold out. Click through for the complete first lineup announcement...

Sheppard, Dan Sultan, 5SOS and Sia lead 2015 APRA Music Award nominations with multiple nods!

Today, the 2015 APRA Music Award nominees were announced, with some Australian songwriters emerging as particular hot contenders, nabbing multiple nominations. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the likes of Sia and 5 Seconds of Summer jumped off the page, both with three nominations to their name, while the Brisbane pop juggernaut that has become Sheppard lead the pack at four nom's.

Hello Asia! Japanese News Weekly: 3rd October 2014

In This Issue: A round up of the best Japanese entertainment news from around the world for the week ending 3rd October, 2014.

Album Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Soundtrack (2014 Compilation)

Music is honestly the best gift in the entire world and if I had the choice of losing my hearing or eyesight forever, I’d choose my eyesight because without my hearing, music would cease to exist in my life and the thought of that makes me want to cry.

Single Stream: Pharrell Williams "Marilyn Monroe" (2014)

Coming off the back of the chart-topping "Happy," Pharrell Williams has released "Marilyn Monroe," the latest track off his number one ARIA album G I R L.

Live Review: Pharrell Williams + Baauer + Nina Las Vegas - Brisbane Riverstage (12.03.14)

Multi-Grammy winner Pharrell Williams is on fire right now, and it is no surprise that tickets for his Brisbane sideshow were hot property. So much so that it warranted a venue upgrade to the Riverstage.

Photo Gallery: Future Music Festival - Flemington Racecourse (09.03.14)

Behemoth dance festival Future Music Festival stopped by Melbourne's Flemington Racecourse for a massive day of big beats and impressive visuals. Serena Ho was on site to capture all the action; and what action it was!

Festival Review: Future Music Festival - Randwick Racecourse (08.03.14)

The sun was smiling on one of Australia’s biggest travelling dance music festivals as it rolled into Sydney for yet another year of behemoth performances by the likes of Deadmau5, Pheonix, and Sven Vath.

Photo Gallery: Future Music Festival Part 1 - Randwick Racecourse (08.03.14)

The annual Future Music Festival was held on a beautiful Sydney day at Randwick Racecourse. This is part one of our photo gallery featuring Pharrell Williams, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Tinie Timpah, Miracle, Naughty Boy & Netski. Photography by Pete Dovgan.

New Music Video: Pharrell Williams "Happy" (2013)

Pharrell Williams has gotten on the interactive music video train, with possibly the best video clip of 2013. The 24 hour video clip for 'Happy' (featured on Despicable Me 2) is a world first, presented as an interactive clock, with a diverse cast of characters dancing along to the song. Amongst the dancers are Steve Carrell, Jimmy Kimmel, Jamie Foxx, Kelly Osbourne and the minions from Despicable Me. 'Happy' is from Williams' forthcoming full length album, due for release in 2014. Check out the taster video below, then head to the 24 hour version at

Hello Asia! News: Pharrell Set To Perform At BLOHK Party 2013 in Hong Kong!

On Saturday 7th December, Hong Kong will play host to one of the largest one-day events in Asia. Taking the concept of the block party (which originated from the streets of New York City) and tailoring it to suit the tastes of Hong Kong – the inaugural BLOHK PARTY 2013 will take place at the West Kowloon Cultural District (Waterfront Promenade).

The State Of Affairs - Latest Music Industry News: 25th June 2013

This week in the industry, the Annandale Hotel will keep it's doors open to musicians for a while longer yet, a few more local bands are getting their break overseas, and Nickelodeon brings back Slimefest, their festival for the tween set. All this and more in this week's State of Affairs. Enjoy, and have a good week.