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Australia’s Newest Trance Company  ‘Symbiotic’  partners with  ‘Insomniac’  to bring  ‘Dreamstate’  to Australia

Australia’s Newest Trance Company ‘Symbiotic’ partners with ‘Insomniac’ to bring ‘Dreamstate’ to Australia

Australia’s Newest Trance Company . ‘Symbiotic’ . partners with . ‘Insomniac’ . to bring . ‘Dreamstate’ . to Australia . . Pre-Sale Registration for ‘Dreamstate’ Australia is now open HERE . In Brief: ‘Symbiotic’ and ‘Insomniac’ are thrilled to announce that Melbourne, Australia has been chosen as the home of the newest edition of ‘Dreamstate,’ Insomniac’s dedicated trance brand, hosting sold-out shows and curated festival stages […]

Dave Bruce

July 20th, 2016

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FORMER ONELOVE A&R MANAGER, MATT NUGENT, TO LAUNCH NEW LABEL  ‘DOUBLE-UP RECORDS’

FORMER ONELOVE A&R MANAGER, MATT NUGENT, TO LAUNCH NEW LABEL ‘DOUBLE-UP RECORDS’

With over 10 years of industry experience, including: GM and A&R Manager whilst working at ONELOVE Recordings from its inception, Dance Music consultant and product manager for Sony Music Entertainment Australia and Marketing Manager at Central Station Records, Matt Nugent is stepping out on his own.   . Launching a brand new Dance Music label in Australia – ‘Double-Up Records.’ . . Based in Sydney […]

Dave Bruce

July 13th, 2016

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Creating Safer Spaces In Heavy Music

Creating Safer Spaces In Heavy Music

Unify Festival has done a great job in facilitating a festival that is, for the most part, a welcoming environment. They have filled a hole in the heavy music festival scene in Australia. They have organised a great location, they support the local community and it is a festival that brings together lovers of heavy music. Since the announcement of the festival’s 2017 line-up, however, […]

Britt Andrews

June 30th, 2016

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Melbourne Street Photography Book – Obscura Noir

Melbourne Street Photography Book – Obscura Noir

Acclaimed Melbourne Rock Music Photographer John Raptis, has briefly stepped outside the hallowed photo-pits of the Australian Music scene and hit the Melbourne alleys and streets for his new book Obscura Noir. . . Obscura Noir is John’s second street photography book with 2014’s Fade To Black quickly selling out and forced into a second print. . Obscura Noir continues on from where the acclaimed Fade To Black left off […]

Dave Bruce

June 17th, 2016

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BLUESFEST – A Heart Full of Soul Announcement featuring D’ANGELO AND THE VANGUARD & more sensational artists!

BLUESFEST – A Heart Full of Soul Announcement featuring D’ANGELO AND THE VANGUARD & more sensational artists!

. Today, the 27th Bluesfest Byron Bay, which has had media & festival fans in a frenzy about its eclectic line up for weeks, adds another stack of incredible artists to its dream bill. . Bluesfest is truly on its way to presenting its best ever line up. As every year, the festival will be happening over the Easter Long Weekend (Thu 24 March – […]

Dave Bruce

December 5th, 2015

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Man With A Plan sets a new direction for artist management

Man With A Plan sets a new direction for artist management

As the founder and CEO of Amnplify, Dave is ready to share some of his skills with artists looking to carve their way through the minefield called the Music Industry. “We have built a platform here at Amnplify and have plenty of resources at hand to help an artist get seen by the public,” said Dave. “I have been around this industry for a while […]

Dave Bruce

June 2nd, 2015

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RUN FOR COVER RECORDS teams up with COOKING VINYL AUSTRALIA

RUN FOR COVER RECORDS teams up with COOKING VINYL AUSTRALIA

  In just over two years since launching, Cooking Vinyl Australia has rapidly built an impressive roster of artists and label partners and is thrilled to announce the new partnership with Boston indie-rock label Run For Cover Records.   Cooking Vinyl Australia co-director Stu Harvey states: “Run For Cover have released some of my favourite albums of the last few years.  So it made sense […]

AMN Music News

April 30th, 2015

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Wide Eyed Live: Volume Two – May 6th to 30th 2015 – Somedays Gallery, Surry Hills

Wide Eyed Live: Volume Two – May 6th to 30th 2015 – Somedays Gallery, Surry Hills

Following on from last year’s successful show, the Wide Eyed Live annual music photography exhibition is back with Volume Two. We’re twelve of Sydney’s best music photographers, and this is our retrospective of the music we’ve shot between October 2014 and March 2015. We shoot for online and print publications, locally, nationally and internationally. This is the Live Music in Sydney and we want to […]

Dave Bruce

April 28th, 2015

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Homepage for the Homeless

Homepage for the Homeless

Homepage for the Homeless allows you to promote the Australian music scene, encourage people to purchase music legally so royalties go to the creators, while helping tackle youth homelessness in Australia. Homepageforthehomeless.org is a website initiative set up by ad agency GPY&R for the Australian not for profit organisation Ladder, a charity backed by the AFL who tackle youth homelessness by giving them a place […]

Maggie Sapet (VIC)

August 14th, 2014

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ARIA Charts this week

ARIA Charts this week

New number ones on this week’s ARIA Charts … Meghan Trainor leaps to No. 1 on singles chart as Angus & Julia Stone debut at peak of albums chart Singles: Top 5: 1. Meghan Trainor ‘All About That Bass’ 2. Paloma Faith ‘Only Love Can Hurt Like This’ 3. G.R.L. ‘Ugly Heart’ 4. Jessie J Feat. Nicki Minaj & Ariana Grande ‘Bang Bang’ 5. George […]

Dave Bruce

August 10th, 2014

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