Ed Sheeran still top of the charts, but could Drake steal his crown?

At this point, seeing the words ‘Ed Sheeran on top of the charts’ might seem less like news and more like a report on the status quo, but with less of his tracks appearing in the singles charts for this week, could we finally be seeing the Englishman’s stranglehold on the charts...

Jimmy Barnes and The Wiggles are making an album together

Two Aussie icons are set to join forces soon, with the news that legendary pub rocker Jimmy Barnes is teaming up with the equally-beloved kids group The Wiggles for a brand new record. At first it might seem like a strange combination, but it actually makes a lot of sense....

Busby Marou bring Aussies back on top with #1 album debut

You might remember last week’s horrific news which saw Thundamentals kept from the #1 position on the ARIA albums chart thanks to the Fifty Shades Darker soundtrack. Well, the good news is that you can unclench your fists of rage now, since the Aussies are back on top of the chart once...

So Apparently The Wiggles Are Big Fans Of Aussie MC Tuka

Few things can make you feel like you’ve well and truly made it like a personalised message from The Wiggles. It’s little wonder then that Tuka could barely believe what he was seeing when he received a personal congrats from the beloved children’s entertainers. “I’m a little late posting this,”...

The Original Wiggles Announce Adults Only Melbourne Pub Show

Following an incredible reception to their first over-18s pub show in Sydney, the original lineup of beloved Aussie children’s entertainers The Wiggles have announced a Melbourne performance. Taking to Instagram, the band confirmed their original lineup would be taking the stage together on 9th September at an as-yet-unannounced Melbourne venue...

One Aussie Band Actually Rivals Coldplay For Ticket Sales

Coldplay are set to make their return to Australia at the end of the year, playing a string of stadium shows down the East Coast. The shows are expected to sell out because Coldplay are a hugely successful sales juggernaut. But one Australian band actually rivals the formidable UK act...

Even The Wiggles Are Hitting Out At Scalpers Now

We knew ticket scalpers were the scum of the earth, but there really are no limits to how low they’ll sink to make an easy, ill-earned buck. It seems even children’s entertainment isn’t immune from the scourge. As WA Today reports, scalpers are re-selling tickets to The Wiggles’ upcoming Perth...

The Wiggles’ Adults-Only Show Was More Fun Than Whatever You Did On The Weekend

It was a busy Friday night for Sydney’s Dee Why RSL. The line stretched out the door as some 700 punters attempted to squeeze into the venue to witness a reunion performance by the original lineup of one of the biggest bands ever to come out of Australia – The...

The Wiggles Original Lineup Reuniting For Adults-Only Pub Gig

Next year will mark 25 years since Australia’s most iconic children’s music group, The Wiggles, unveiled their debut album, which is a sobering thought if you spent your childhood dancing along to the skivvy-clad crew. To celebrate, the original lineup of the band are getting back together, with blue Wiggle...

The Wiggles Reunite Former Band For Tour & Album Reissues

The Wiggles are getting the band back together. No, it’s not going to be a wiggle-off between the original lineup and the current next-gen edition of the highly successful children’s entertainers (though wouldn’t that be something?). Instead, original member ‘Wake Up’ Jeff Fatt and Anthony ‘Blue Wiggle’ Field are reforming...

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And The Highest Earning Aussie Musicians Are…

A list of Austrlia’s highest earning entertainers has revealed that some of the music lucrative jobs in the music business can involve mimicking British music legends and entertaining toddlers as much as it is about more traditional genres like pop and rock. The Business Review Weekly have revealed their annual list...

Aussie Concert Promoters Top Earners In BRW’s Entertainers Rich List

As The Music Network’s Industrial Strength column reports, the BRW (Business Review Weekly) have released their year-end list of the Top 50 Biggest Earners In Entertainment that ranks industry figures, musicians, actors, media, filmmakers and other show biz types. As BRW indicates it was not a strong finacial year with a combination of a weak...

Gotye Dominates 26th ARIA Awards, As Melbourne Comes Out Big Winner

Capping off an incredible two years, Melbourne musician Gotye took home four gongs last night at the 26th ARIA Awards with a star-studded ceremony at the Sydney Entertainment Centre that saw the industry and music fans celebrate the success of our Aussie talent in true ARIA style. Gotye’s haul included...

Wiggles “Big Red Car” Expected To Fetch $40K In Kid’s Charity Auction

Ever wanted to own some classic Australian music memorabilia? Here is your chance to snatch up one of the country’s most iconic musical four wheelers, and all for a good cause. Australia’s  most prolific touring band The Wiggles have announced they will be putting the legendary ‘Big Red Car’ under...

Are The Wiggles The Most Prolific Touring Band Of All Time?

Forming in Sydney 1991, iconic children entertainers The Wiggles have this month wrapped up their final tour after this May’s announcement that three of its four original members announcing their departure. Given the band’s incredible international reach and notoriety, it’s hard to imagine anyone else mashing the potato or waking up...