Playlists

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SOUNDS AUSTRALIA SELECTS is a playlist updated every month, featuring new music from artists who have previously showcased under the SOUNDS AUSTRALIA banner.

I PICKED THIS gives an Australian a chance to show off their musical taste by hand-picking a playlist of their favourite tracks. This month it’s Brisbane’s Cub Sport.

Want to hear which Australian acts are showcasing their music at festivals and conferences internationally? We’re making a playlist for each event we work at. You can discover them below.

Cub Sport, winners of this year’s inaugural ARIA Emerging Arts Scholarship, have picked some of their favourite songs, from Mariah Carey to Middle Kids. Hear the playlist on Apple Music, Deezer and Spotify.

Genevieve Lacey from the Australian Music Centre has curated a playlist of contemporary Australian classical and art music to celebrate Classical:NEXT 2018 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Check it out on Apple Music, Deezer, Spotify and YouTube.

Check out the Australian acts heading to Brighton, England in May for The Great Escape Festival. Listen to the playlist on Apple Music, Deezer, Spotify and YouTube.

THE AUSSIE BBQ London is the largest showcase of Australian artists in the UK It’s on Sunday May 20 at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen. Hear who’s playing at Apple Music, Deezer, Spotify and YouTube.

SOUNDS AUSTRALIA SELECTS is a playlist updated every month, featuring new music from artists who have previously showcased under the SOUNDS AUSTRALIA banner. Check it out on Apple Music, Deezer, Spotify and YouTube.

To celebrate jazzahead! in Bremen in April, award-winning composer & pianist Stu Hunter has selected some of Australia’s most exciting jazz artists. Find it on Apple Music, Deezer, Spotify and YouTube.

Hear all the Australian artists who’ll be making noise in Austin, Texas at one of the world’s largest festivals in March. Take a listen on AmazonApple Music, Deezer, Spotify and YouTube.

A playlist of the Aussie artists strumming their way into Kansas City in February 2018 for Folk Alliance International. Find it on Apple Music, Deezer, Spotify and YouTube.

THE BACKBENCHERS

Chosen by a number of Federal backbencher MPs, the playlist celebrated the annual Parliamentary Friends Of Australian Music (#PFOAM) event at Parliament House in Canberra

Nicolle Flint
Member for Boothby

Cold Chisel – Bow River
INXS – Mystify
The Waifs – Three Down
Jen Cloher – Forgot Myself

Lucy Wicks MP
Member for Robertson

Icehouse – Great Southern Land
Fletcher Pilon – Infinite Child
Sheppard – Geronimo
Sia – Alive

Trevor Evans MP
Member for Brisbane

Powderfinger – My Happiness
Regurgitator – ! (The Song Formerly Known As)
Pete Murray – So Beautiful
Crowded House – Weather With You

Stephen Jones MP
Member for Whitlam

Cold Chisel – Flame Trees
The Living End – Prisoner of Society
Sunnyboys – Happy Man
Powderfinger – These Days

Susan Lamb MP
Member for Longman

Tash Sultana – Jungle
Missy Higgins – Scar
Hunters and Collectors – Holy Grail

Anne Aly MP
Member For Cowan

Hilltop Hoods – The Nosebleed Section
Yothu Yindi – Treaty
Stevie Wright – Evie (Part One)
Bernard Fanning – Wish You Well

George Christensen MP
Member for Dawson

Graeme Connors – A Little Further North Each Year
Ganggajang – Sounds Of Then (This Is Australia)
Hoodoo Gurus – Like Wow – Wipeout!
Daddy Cool – Eagle Rock

Kevin Hogan MP
Member for Page

The Angels – No Secrets
Midnight Oil – King of the Mountain
Sunnyboys – Alone With you
Hoodoo Gurus – What’s My Scene

Adam Bandt MP
Member for Melbourne

Teeth & Tongue – Turn, Turn, Turn
Camp Cope – Jet Fuel Can’t Melt Steel Beams
The Go-Betweens – Cattle And Cane
Underground Lovers – Starsigns

STELLA DONNELLY

The inaugural I Picked This. Stella Donnelly had won Round 1 of the Levi’s Music Prize and was readying herself for SXSW 2018.

 

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