James Morrison is without a doubt, a musical prodigy. Besides being an exceptional trumpet player, he is an incredibly talented multi-instrumentalist who also plays the flugelhorn, euphonium, saxophones, trombone and even the piano.
Delta Goodrem is a singer, songwriter, performer, pianist, actress and appears as a coach on the award winning talent show, The Voice Australia. At just 29, she is one of Australia's most accomplished female performers of the last decade, having achieved multi-platinum-selling status, eight number one singles and three number one albums.
- Logie Awards: Silver Logie for Most Popular New Talent - Nina Tucker in Neighbours
- ARIA Music Awards 2003: Best Female Artist
- ARIA Music Awards 2003: Single of the Year - Born to Try
- ARIA Music Awards 2003: Best Breakthrough Artist
- ARIA Music Awards 2003: Best Pop Release - Innocent Eyes
- ARIA Music Awards 2004: Highest Selling Album - Innocent Eyes
- ARIA Music Awards 2008: Highest Selling Album - Delta
- ARIA Music Awards 2010: Highest Selling Album of the Decade 200-2009 - Innocent Eyes
- The Voice Australia
- The Voice Kids Australia
The Hoodoo Gurus got together in Sydney on January 1st 1981 to play their first "show" in an inner city lounge room. Core members are Dave Faulkner and Brad Shepherd who are joined by Kimble Rendall, Rod Radalj and James Baker. No bass player. When the band sign with Big Time Records they consist of Dave, Brad, James and bassist Clyde Bramley.
Legendary Australian singer/songwriter
, Ian Moss, is out on the road on an intimate acoustic, East Coast solo tour.
James Reyne is one of Australia's most loved singer-songwriters
. James led the seminal Australian Crawl to the top of the Australian music scene and followed this with a platinum lined solo career, releasing 9 solo albums to date.
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.
- ARIA Music Awards 2004: Best Pop Release - Scar
- ARIA Music Awards 2005: Album of the Year - The Sound of White
- ARIA Music Awards 2005: Highest Selling Album - The Sound of White
- ARIA Music Awards 2005: Breakthrough Artist (Album) - The Sound of White
- ARIA Music Awards 2005: Best Pop Release - The Sound of White
- ARIA Music Awards 2005: Best Female Artist
- ARIA Music Awards 2007: Best Female Artist
- ARIA Music Awards 2012: Best Adult Contemporary Artist
- ARIA Music Awards 2012: Best Video - Everyone's Waiting
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