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ANNOUNCING: Performers for the Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards

  We are thrilled to announce the performers for the ninth Annual CARLTON DRY INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARDS.  This year’s lineup includes some of Australia’s most exciting new and emerging independent talent, with live performances by Sheppard, Remi, DMA’s, SAFIA and Meg Mac. The past 12 months has seen the meteoric rise of Brisbane hit makers Sheppard, who…
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Start Your Own Label: The Aston Shuffle

  The Aston Shuffle have conquered remixes, dance floors and album charts worldwide. They’ve also started their own record label. We catch up with Vance Musgrove – one half of the DJs/producers behind the house music act (his partner in crime is Mikah Freeman) – what it’s like to set up an independent label.  …
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BANOFFEE – GOT IT

Martha Brown is the genius behind electro-pop, RnB songstress, Banoffee. The new single ‘Got It‘ from Banoffee is almost crystal-like in its beauty and charm. A shiny futuristic-pop gem, that’s a little bit rough around the edges in the most perfectly-imperfect way. The distorted parallel vocals contrast against Martha’s beautiful voice, while the sparkly synth…
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WIN Fair Digital Deals Declaration – Australian Independent Labels Pledge.

AIR was thrilled to see the Worldwide Independent Network (WIN) launch the Fair Digital Deals Declaration last week. Countries across the world have teamed up for an initiative to ensure fair and transparent accounting of digital revenue to artists. There has been a strong response from labels and trade associations across the globe including Australia, the…
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Changes to AIR’s Staff & Board.

CHANGES TO AIR’S STAFF Nick O’Byrne has resigned from his role at AIR after more than seven years at the organisation, the last five of which he’s been General Manager. He will finish his full time engagement at AIR on June 30th to focus on his career in Artist Management and his role as Executive…
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