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Make It or Break It: Vance Joy

Vance Joy, Breakthrough Artist winner at the 2013 Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards, tells us what things you can do yourself as an indie artist and when it’s time to bring in some professionals to help you out. By Angela Allan   As an independent artist, what can you do yourself when you’re starting out?…
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ONE DAY – MAINLINE

When you combine four of Australia’s hottest hip hop acts, you know that there’s no chance (or at least the slimmest chance) it will go horribly wrong. One Day is a collective comprising Horrowshow, Jackie Onassis, Joyride and Spit Syndicate who today released their debut album, Mainline, through Elefant Traks.Lead single, Love Me Less, opens with the line ‘I cheat on every woman I’ve ever been with’…
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FRACTURES – WON’T WIN

  The AIR office is excited about packing up and heading to Splendour In The Grass in a few weeks time and Fractures is one great reason why. The debut EP from Fractures has been a long time coming and it certainly delivers. Latest track, Won’t Win is another emotionally heart-wrenching track from the Melbourne multi-instrumentalist, which seems to…
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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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