Missy Higgins, the singer/songwriter from Melbourne has enjoyed phenomenal success in her homeland in spite – or perhaps because – of shunning the usual synthetic packaging and tabloid tackiness.
Plucked harps, guitar climaxes, and retro, European disco. Sonically rich and impressively realised: Harvest Of Gold is the highly anticipated debut album from Melbourne's Gossling, 10 tracks of gorgeous pop songcraft, the gifted musicianship of singer/songwriter Helen Croome.
A popular urban myth concerns a group of art students who passed themselves off as a band in order to con the local publican into giving them a gig in exchange for free beer. The deception worked better than intended, and the group came to be known as Mental as Anything. Nearly three decades later, they are still irritating the public with their highly listenable, idiosyncratic brand of garage pop.
Gabriella Cilmi is back. But at 24 the teen beauty who seduced the world with Sweet About Me looks and sounds very, very different. “I was searching for myself in music,” says Gabriella. “It took me to some strange and interesting places.”
- 2008 ARIA Music Awards - Best Female Artist
- 2008 ARIA Music Awards - Best Pop Release
- 2008 ARIA Music Awards - Breakthrough Artist (Album and Single)
- 2008 ARIA Music Awards - Highest Selling Single
- 2008 ARIA Music Awards - Single of the Year
- 2009 Sopot International Song Festival - Best Performer
Paulini has been heralded as one of the finest vocalists and performers to come out of Australia. This Fijian born songstress was barely in her 20's as we watched her shine through the lens of the first series of Australian Idol and thrust into the spotlight as the competition reached fever like pitch. Making it through to the final four, she won the hearts of a nation with her angelic, five octave range, and engaging personality.
- Australian Idol
- It Takes Two
Toni Childs is an Emmy Winner and three-time Grammy-nominated recording artist
Uncle Jed took the nation by storm with their spine-tingling performances on reality TV show Australia’s Got Talent. The trio went on to win the competition, propelling their album to #6 on the iTunes Charts and the audition videos receiving millions of YouTube hits.