Meet Dorothy Markek, Music Director of Double J. Playing an eclectic mix of past & present sonic gems, Double J is triple j‘s new digital baby (or perhaps its cool older sister, as it’s curated more for over-30s who may have listened to triple j in their teens and 20s). Ms Markek has a savvy ear […]
Meet Magoo, one of Australia’s top music producers and mixing engineers – a two-time ARIA award winning one, to boot. His work has helped shape the landscape of modern Australian music, with an impressive catalog of clients including Midnight Oil, Regurgitator, Art Vs Science, The Jungle Giants, Go Violets, Jeremy Neale, and more. Magoo has […]
Matt Tanner is one of the busy team at Native Tongue Music Publishing- an exciting business based in Melbourne doing some great work for their artists nationally and internationally. We begged the perennially busy Matt Tanner to give us a glimpse into his working week, so glad he said yes! Be sure to read through […]
Lars Brandle, international correspondent for Billboard and overnight editor for Billboard.com & Billboard.biz. Lars Brandle quietly reached a rather crazy career milestone in the month of March 2015. It was in this month, 15 years ago, that he joined the team at America’s music industry “bible”, Billboard. It’s been some ride, and Lars has had […]
ADAM WESTON is the drummer for lushly expansive rock group Birds of Tokyo, but this powerhouse wears a multitude of other hats in the industry. Alongside his wife Heidi Weston, Adam co-runs Firestarter Music – a hardworking artist services company that organises everything from CD manufacture, to physical and digital distribution, to tour bookings, publicity […]
Job Description As a venue owner, John O’Brien spends a lot of his days in meetings and onsite at his two venues, The Workers Club Melbourne and the soon to be open, Workers Club Geelong. At the present time, he is living in Geelong and most of his time is dedicated to the management of […]
Chris O’Neill is an incredible session drummer who has performed on countless albums and tours across the country. He is also the National Team Leader for the Writer Services Department at APRA AMCOS. He has offered us a glimpse into what a typical week looks like as an APRA AMCOS Writer Services Representative. His role is pretty diverse, as you can see below. Over to you
DARREN HAWTHORNE is the Event TM for Soundwave Festival, and also Tour Coordinator for Soundwave Touring. Soundwave Festival is an annual event held in major cities around Australia. It originated in Perth, & began travelling to the other Australian capital cities in 2007. It features a number of international and Australian music acts, from various genres including rock, […]
A week in the life of . . . Leanne de Souza, Artist Manager (The Medics, Thelma Plum, The Painted Ladies, Liam Gerner).
Stephen Wade is owner and booking agent at Select Music. Stephen very graciously agreed to fill us in on what a typical work week looks like for one of the busiest booking agents in the country.