Next Australia Day weekend the Beechworth Music Festival will take over the historical Victorian town of Beechworth. For the second year running, festival organisers have curated a stellar lineup of artists who will provide the tunes for the sunny January 2015 event. Taking place at the Madman’s Gully Amphitheatre on the farmlands of the former
The full shortlist for The 9th Coopers AMP has now been officially announced, seeing names like Beaches, Big Scary, Cloud Control, Horrorshow, Jagwar Ma, and Kirin J Callinan beat out the likes of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, The Drones, Boy & Bear, and The Delta Riggs. The nine names, which were culled from
Rapper Dialectrix and alt-country artist Jen Cloher will join headliner and winner of the 8th Coopers AMP, Hermitude, at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl Shortlisted! event in Melbourne on 26 January, where the nine shortlisted artists for the 9th Coopers AMP will be announced. The 43 artists already on the longlist are in the running
The organisers of The 9th Coopers AMP have added seven more albums to the 2014 longlist, including releases by The Delta Riggs and Kirin J.Callinan. Meanwhile, PPCA have been announced to return as the award’s principal partner. The Phonographic Performance Company of Australia Limited was established in 1969, a national, non-government, not-for-profit organisation, who represent
Jen Cloher, the Aria-nominated singer/songwriter from Melbourne, has recently released her latest single Mount Beauty. A story of heartbreak and hangups, Mount Beauty is a splashy guitar-driven ballad where Cloher’s vocals lift, wane and break with remembrance and want. Before heading out on a national tour with fellow Melbourne indie artist Courtney Barnett, Cloher took
Considered one of Australia’s premier alt-country folk artists, Jen Cloher announces her first headline show in over a year. She’ll be playing the Vanguard in Newtown on Thursday the 1st of March and the Northcote Social Club on Sunday the 25th of March. Plus she’s recorded a limited edition (100 copies) collectors EP Baby We
Some things are more important than the music. That might sound a misguided statement to make on a music website, but for Jen Cloher the past couple of years have really elucidated that fact.
Jen Cloher and her Endless Sea compatriots are sailing strong on the release of their second full length album, Hidden Hands.
Following a sell-out album launch in Melbourne, feature albums on Triple R and Radio Adelaide
Following a sell-out album launch in Melbourne, feature albums on Triple R and Radio Adelaide, and some of the most remarkable album reviews for an Australian songwriter in recent memory