• Are you the next Australian superstar?Warner News

    NOVA Entertainment and Warner Music announced a collaboration to launch Nova’s Fresh Discovery.
     
    Nova, Warner Music and Rumble want to find the next Australian superstar and are joining forces to create Nova’s Fresh Discovery – a national search for the best unsigned talent in Australia.
     
    The winner receives a recording deal with Warner Music plus a mentoring session with one of the world’s biggest artists.
     
    Judges are looking for the real deal - cutting-edge, contemporary artists who have a vision for their music and their career, and who care about the music they create. 
     
    Head over to freshdiscovery.com.au to audition. There will also live auditions in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth from 18-22 March. You must be over 14 years old and the competition is open to groups or solo acts.
     
    The winner will be announced during Smallzy’s Surgery on Friday 27 March. 
     

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    Kasey Chambers Nominated for Song Of The YearWarner News

    The amazing Kasey Chambers has just been announced as a nominee for the prestigious APRA 2015 SONG OF THE YEAR AWARD for her song ‘Bittersweet’ with Bernard Fanning! Take a look at their reaction here.

    The song is taken from Kasey’s new record of the same name, available now on CD, Vinyl, & Digital Download

    For a full list of nominees click here.

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    Karl S Williams announces new single & toursWarner News

    One of Australia’s most exciting new artists with arguably the most captivating live shows, Karl S. Williams is a guitar-slinging, banjo-wielding freak, equally adept at heart shredding piano with a voice that will confound expectations.
     
    2014 was a big year for the Gold Coast songwriter who released his debut album ‘Heartwood’ as well as headlining two national tours, & playing several high-profile festivals.
     
    He isn’t slowing down in 2015, playing a string of shows at Byron Bay’s Bluesfest as well as a side show with Donavan Frankenreiter, then heading out on his third national tour throughout March/April.

    One of the stand out tracks from ‘Heartwood’ is single ‘Is This Love,’ which has been remixed by Victor Van Vugt (Nick Cave, Beth Orton, PJ Harvey) and visually illustrated with a beautiful music video featuring Thelma Plum. It has premiered on Yen magazine’s website here.

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    LED ZEPPELIN LIVE STREAM EVENT ANNOUNCEDWarner News

    No one likes an early start, BUT getting up this Friday morning will be worth it if you're a fan of the almighty Led Zeppelin!

    This Friday, Yahoo Live will stream the 40th Anniversary Led Zeppelin Physical Graffiti Deluxe Edition Premiere (that was a mouthful!). You'll get to hear ALL of the previously unreleased audio from the upcoming 'Physical Graffiti' deluxe edition + THE MAN himself, Mr Jimmy Page, will by hosting a live Q&A!!

    WHEN: Friday 20 February @ 6AM (AEDT time)
    WHERE: http://yhoo.it/1MwlSLD

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    The Wombats to perform free secret show in MelbourneWarner News

    Ahead of the release of their new album Glitterbug on April 10, The Wombats will be heading to Australia from Feb 23 to March 1.

    On Feb 24, The Wombats will perform a FREE LIVE SHOW at an intimate secret venue in Melbourne.

     Tickets will be available here from 9:00am AEST on Thurs Feb 19.

    The Wombats will also be heading to Sydney to test out their sea legs for a performance on the Channel [V] Island party on Weds Feb 25. To win tickets to the EXCLUSIVE Sydney performance, head to the Channel [V] website.

     

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    New Led Zeppelin Track Available!Warner News

    Need some rock n roll?

    Led Zeppelin Official's “Brandy & Coke (Trampled Under Foot – Initial Rough Mix)” is now available as an instant download when you pre-order Physical Graffiti (Deluxe Edition) on iTunes! 

    Get it here.

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    ILOVEMAKONNEN Collabs with Drake and Rihanna for Debut AlbumWarner News

    ILOVEMAKONNEN scored his first hit “Tuesday” feat. Drake last year, but he's not stopping there!

    It sounds like he has more than a few other major collaborations lined up to follow on his debut album, which is set to arrive later this year. 

    Read about his exciting collaborations in his interview with MTV here.

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    ROXETTE ON TOUR IN AUSTRALIAWarner News

    Swedish pop-rockers, Roxette, are in Australia for shows across the country, and caught up with The Today Show this morning.

    Watch their interview with Richard Wilkins here.

    The band have just released a new 4CD greatest hits collection called ‘The Roxbox’ – it’s got all the hit songs like “Joyride”, “The Look” & lots more. You can order now from JB Hi-Fi or Sanity.

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    Listen to A Previously Unheard Led Zeppelin TrackWarner News

    Led Zeppelin's track 'Trampled Under Foot' is an absolute rock classic, from their 'Physical Graffiti' album. Now you can listen to a previously unheard version of the song called "Brandy & Coke", over at Triple M.

    It's been 40 yrs since 'Physical Graffiti' debuted & we're on the countdown till the reissue release on Feb 27. It comes in several different formats, including a Super Deluxe boxset that's loaded with extra goodies - including this unheard track. More info at ledzeppelin.com

    Listen to "Brandy & Coke" here.

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    CHARLI XCX ANNOUNCES EAST COAST TOUR FOR APRIL & MAY!Warner News

    Charli XCX is returning to Australian shores this April/May to play headline shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane while in the country to perform at 2015’s Groovin The Moo Festival! She's made a special video to introduce her tour here. 

    Tickets go on sale to the general public Fri 13th Feb at 10am local time (AUS).

    Charli’s live show is not to be missed, promising an unforgettable night of dancing and massive pop anthems!

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