Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for Music in first for non-classical or jazz artist

Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for Music in first for non-classical or jazz artist

Posted April 17, 2018 11:03:16 External Link: HUMBLE. by Kendrick Lamar US rapper Kendrick Lamar has given hip-hop an unexpected moment of institutional critical acclaim, taking out the Pulitzer Prize for Music for his 2017 album ‘DAMN.’. It’s the first time a non-classical or jazz musician has won the award, …

The music business just had its best year of growth since pre-Napster, ARIA says

The music business just had its best year of growth since pre-Napster, ARIA says

Posted April 16, 2018 13:01:34 What was your favourite record of 1996? The Score by Fugees? Double Allergic by Powderfinger? Or were you just too busy doing the Macarena? Whatever it was, chances are you bought it at a record store. On CD. Those were days when music was a …

Quiz: how well do you know your Australian pub rock anthems? | Music

Malcolm Turnbull has been under fire for not knowing the words to John Farnham’s hit You’re the Voice when it was played over the loudspeaker at the Commonwealth Games swimming finals. It wasn’t his first Aussie anthem faux pas; last year he struggled to name an AC/DC song during a …

Music teacher jailed for sexually abusing his young daughter at suburban Perth home

Music teacher jailed for sexually abusing his young daughter at suburban Perth home

Posted April 12, 2018 18:00:43 Photo: The District Court heard 18 character references in support of the man. (ABC News: David Weber) A “brilliant” and “highly respected” Western Australian music teacher has been jailed for the sexual abuse of one of his daughters, with a court told it had “ripped …

Melbourne is the live music capital of the world, study says

Melbourne is the live music capital of the world, study says

Posted April 12, 2018 15:10:20 Photo: Venues have seen increased audiences over the past 12 months, the study says. (ABC RN: Jeremy Story Carter) When Melbourne band British India got their start in the mid-2000s, the quartet found their hometown receptive. “We could play Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday every week,” …

Kylie Minogue sick of people asking about her age, says #MeToo changed the music industry

Kylie Minogue sick of people asking about her age, says #MeToo changed the music industry

Updated April 12, 2018 09:54:28 Video: ‘I’ve trained myself to rise above the bad stuff,’ says Kylie Minogue (ABC News) Related Story: What is the #MeToo campaign? Related Story: Will we ever stop mining Kylie Minogue for tragedy? Kylie Minogue is sick of people asking about her age and says …

Sexism in Australia’s music industry still rife, but change is coming

Sexism in Australia’s music industry still rife, but change is coming

Posted April 08, 2018 05:31:52 Photo: All Our Exes Live In Texas: Katie Wighton, Georgia Mooney, Elana Stone and Hannah Crofts. (Supplied: Cybele Malinowski) For all their successes, the four talented musicians of alt-country band All Our Exes Live In Texas share experiences common to many women in the Australian …

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