8 Musos That Prove South Australia Is More Than Wine & Churches

After the success of last year’s partnership with British India, Coopers After Dark has become an annual event bringing together crafted Australian music with crafted Australian beer. It’s a celebration of Australian music and everything it stands for. It’s for the musicians, rhymers, writers, and all the midnight marauders who...

Melbourne Should Have A Rock Walk Of Fame, Says Cherry Bar

It’s widely regarded that Melbourne is the rock n’ roll capital of Australia and now one of the city’s rock hotspots is proposing the creation of an iconic landmark to honour Melbourne’s music heroes. Cherry Bar co-owner and devout rock domo, James Young, has put forward a proposal to the local music community...

Local Label Aztec Music Saved As Aussie Promoter Comes To The Rescue

There isn’t much good news going around about the recorded music industry these days, especially here in Australia, against a backdrop of decreased album sales and a difficult economic forecast. So it’s great to hear this morning that Melbourne distributor and label Aztec Music, who had gone into receivership after...

Melbourne Distributor/Label Aztec Music Goes Into Receivership

Another sad day for local music with news that Melbourne-based distributor Aztec Music has gone into receivership after nearly a decade of hard work and sleepless nights. The company is popular for releasing a number of Australian hard-to-finds and classic local albums such as those by X, Died Pretty, The...