Get Ready for Hussy Hicks’ Winter Tour by Kylie Cobb

Critically-acclaimed Australian act, Hussy Hicks are set to release soul-drenched new single ‘Get Ready’ on 18 April ahead of their anticipated Bluesfest appearances.

Recently celebrating Queensland Music Award and Golden Guitar nominations, this single marks the first release since Hussy Hicks’ 2017 award-winning album, On The Boundaries and is an exciting one for the band

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Gympie Muster Announces International Headliners by Kylie Cobb

Platinum selling country music maverick Chase Rice leads a swag of international acts flavouring Gympie Music Muster's full 2019 lineup announced today.

The Nashville sensation, along with U.S. 'rockgrass' phenomenon Hayseed Dixie, Grammy Award-winning bluesman Micki Free, Canadian songstress Amy Nelson and fellow countrymen The Dungarees will feature at the iconic event, running 22-25 August in the Sunshine Coast hinterland.

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Unearthing Australia’s Next Country Music Star by Kylie Cobb

Unearthing stars like The McClymonts, Brooke Schubert and Mark O’Shea, Gympie Music Muster has launched its search for country music’s next star, with applications now open for its 28th annual Talent Search.

An all expenses paid tour of Nashville USA, performances at the Tamworth Country Music Festival and Gympie Music Muster and a full scholarship to Country Music Australia Association’s The Academy are just some of the prizes waiting for two talented musicians to claim this August.

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GYMPIE MUSIC MUSTER MAKES FIRST PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT FOR 2019 by Kylie Cobb

Gympie Music Muster today makes its first anticipated program announcement for 2019 lead by country music royalty Kasey Chambers, The McClymonts and James Blundell to perform at the four day event, 22-25 August.

Revealing the first of a 100-strong lineup, music fans will be happy to find more festival favourites in Luke O’Shea and Felicity Urquhart, as well as an exciting foray into the gritty stylings of rock legends Tex Perkins and INXS songwriter Andrew Farriss, who is making his country music debut.

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Get Ready for Hussy Hicks' Soulful New Single by Kylie Cobb

Critically-acclaimed Australian act, Hussy Hicks are set to release soul-drenched new single ‘Get Ready’ on 18 April ahead of their anticipated Bluesfest appearances.

Recently celebrating Queensland Music Award and Golden Guitar nominations, this single marks the first release since Hussy Hicks’ 2017 award-winning album, On The Boundaries and is an exciting one for the band

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Buckle in For New BLIGH Single, Nissan Patrol by Kylie Cobb

Buckle in for a fun ride with Gold Coast alt pop outfit, BLIGH’s fresh new single, Nissan Patrol, out 19 April. Hook-heavy, synth-driven POPera, Nissan Patrol is a coming-of-age track taking you on a journey to those dizzying formative heights of finding your feet in life and falling in love.

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Gold Coast Music Awards Announces Live Line Up and Double J’s Sarah Howells to MC by Kylie Cobb

*EMBARGO LIFTS WEDNESDAY 27 FEBRUARY, 9:30AM AEST*

Gold Coast Music Awards today announced beloved broadcaster, Sarah Howells to MC the 2019 Music Awards alongside an exciting lineup of the region’s rising stars - Casey Barnes, San Mei and Peach Fur - to perform live at the illustrious beachfront event.

Taking place at Surfers Paradise on May 2, the Gold Coast Music Awards is gearing up for another huge year celebrating the vast and varied array of quality music produced from the region.

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National Folk Festival Welcomes Over 180 Artists to its 53rd Year This Easter by Kylie Cobb

Australia’s longest running major folk festival, the National, today rounds out a robust 2019 lineup announcing an additional 116 artists taking the tally up to more than 180 performers over a massive five days this Easter.

The best and brightest in folk from around the globe will converge on the nation’s capital, Canberra, 18-22 April, with world-class performers hand-picked from 14 countries including Japan, Portugal and Italy, with a strong local component to boot.

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Over 100 Artists Added to 2019 National Folk Festival Lineup by Kylie Cobb

Australia’s longest running major folk festival, the National, today rounds out a robust 2019 lineup announcing an additional 116 artists taking the tally up to more than 180 performers over a massive five days this Easter.

The best and brightest in folk from around the globe will converge on the nation’s capital, Canberra, 18-22 April, with world-class performers hand-picked from 14 countries including Japan, Portugal and Italy, with a strong local component to boot.

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Gold Coast Music Awards Opens 2019 Nominations by Kylie Cobb

The Gold Coast’s premier music industry event, Gold Coast Music Awards is back for its fifth year, today opening nominations for 2019.

Following yet another outstanding year for Gold Coast music, the Awards will see the City’s rising stars celebrated across eight categories in a spectacular beachside ceremony and live concert that will take place in Surfers Paradise on 2 May, 2019.

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Canadian Folk Sensation Irish Mythen Returns For Fifth Aussie Tour by Tomika Steele

*** Embargo Lifts Monday 26 November, 2018 ***

Canada’s award-winning folk sensation, Irish Mythen returns to Australia this summer for a run of highly anticipated shows, from the Southern Hemisphere’s biggest festivals to capital cities and regional centres alike.

The epitome of the contemporary folk troubador, Mythen holds a crowd of 50 or 50,000 in the palm of her hand with a guitar, her monumental voice, wonderfully subversive songwriting and wicked wit.

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National Folk Festival Celebrates Cultural Diversity With First Artist Announcement by Kylie Cobb

Australia’s home and heart of folk for over 50 years, National Folk Festival today makes its first official lineup announcement for the 2019 Easter event featuring an incredibly diverse array of talent from all over Australia and the world.

Now in its 53rd year, the National is the longest running festival of its kind and looks set to make good on its promise to deliver ‘five days in a perfect world’ with today’s announcement including the inimitable, Irish Mythen (Canada), the UK’s award-winning Nancy Kerr with James Fagan, Australia’s Freya Hollick and Luke Plumb & Kate Burke plus a very exciting collaboration between the acclaimed Glenn Skuthorpe and Canada’s First Nations artists - The Homelands Tour.

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Everything You Need to Know About Australian Music Week by Tomika Steele

Australian Music Week today reveals its full 2019 live lineup and conference program making it a must for professionals, musicians and music fans who care about real music discovery, relevant industry discussions and good times with good people.

Set in Sydney’s beachside town of Cronulla 7-9 November, Australian Music Week features 150 live shows from more than 100 national and international acts, panels and masterclass workshops with over 40 industry experts, as well as a Music Film Festival (10-11 Nov).

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