The Most Powerful People In Aussie Music For 2015, According To AMID

The Most Powerful People In Aussie Music For 2015, According To AMID

It’s been a huge year for Australian music, with the industry’s power players being shuffled around as some festivals succeeded, some festivals failed, triple j‘s influence grew and Courtney Barnett conquered the universe. With that in mind, the Australian Music Industry Directory (AMID) has announced its full ‘Power 50‘ for 2015, ranking the most powerful peeps in the Aussie music biz from 50 right through to this year’s all-powerful winner, triple j‘s Music Director Richard…

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Mykki Blanco debuts Dogfood Music Group, announces first release

Mykki Blanco debuts Dogfood Music Group, announces first release

Mykki Blanco has her own label now. Dogfood Music Group, an offshoot of !K7, to which Blanco is signed, will feature artists who, in her own words, “come from backgrounds outside of the black American norm.” “People all over the world are only fed this singular image of ‘African American Music’,” she writes in the press release, “we want to disrupt that […] the world deserves to see our culture as much as anything else.”…

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