Posts tagged Vera Blue
All the women in the 2018 triple j Hottest 100

Last year sixteen women had performance credits in the Hottest 100. This year that number has more than doubled to 37.

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UPDATED: The 2017 ARIA Awards Gallery: The women.

The ARIA Awards were held in Sydney last week, and Music Love was there again capturing the incredible women who are being celebrated on this special day. Here's the full gallery of the ladies who lit up the ARIA red carpet like the sparkly firey stars they are.

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ARIA Awards 2017: Women fan the flames in this year's ARIA Award nominations as Amy Shark and Jessica Mauboy ride high

It's ARIA Awards time! Last year Music Love was there to cover all the women in music winners and nominees, and here we are! Ready to go again. Fenella Henderson-Zuel was at the Art Gallery of NSW in Sydney for today's Nomination announcements, as well as the winners for the Artisan and Fine Arts Awards. 

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Episode 9: Vera Blue on her favourite women in music: "It's a great time to be in the industry for us. We all hold each other up."

Celia Pavey is wide-eyed, ambitious, gracious and grateful for everything that she has achieved and is achieving. And in this conversation with Music Love's Julie Kerr, she opens up about how thankful she is for her supportive family, her experience on The Voice, her record label, singing with Illy at the ARIAs, her new album, her tour - all of which she says, "All these moments I'm having....are stepping stones, and they are all so positive." 

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UPDATED: Vera Blue's much anticipated music video to her dark, heavy single Private, featuring Sydney dancer Alex Warren. Out today!

There is no doubt Celia Pavey's project Vera Blue is becoming a familiar name around the traps, and a musical force in this country. Her voice featured on Illy's hooky triple platinum selling track Papercuts, and songs from her EP Hold have charted and been streamed countless times over. And today the artist from Forbes NSW has just released a brand new single called Private. It's heavier than her previous releases and super cool. Enjoy this brand new single, check out her US and Australian tour dates, and keep your eye on the ever evolving Vera Blue. era Blue dropped a bomb of a video today. Heavy, intense, emotional. Directed by British-Australian director Bryn Chainey and shot in a heritage-listed Camelot House in Camden (you may recognise it from Baz Lurhman's Australia), the two and half minute spectacular also features the incredible talent of Sydney dancer Alex Warren.

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PLAYLIST: Australian women at SXSW, Austin, Texas 2017

From March 10-19, some 2,000 acts will descend upon Austin, Texas to showcase their music. This year, 24 Australian women will have their chance to woo and wow industry heavyweights at South by Southwest, a place where the likes of John Mayer, Bon Iver, Feist, Norah Jones, Katy Perry and Hanson made a solid name for themselves, and where last year, a keynote address was given by none other than the 44th President of the United States Barack Obama, and the First Lady, Michelle Obama. The festival is getting bigger every year with performances historically given by Lady Gaga and Willow Smith. Who knows what will happen? For now celebrate Australian women headed to the deep south. Songs by Vera Blue, Alex Lahey, Julia Jacklin, Middle Kids, Tkay Maizda, Wilsn, Gabriella Cohen, Woodes, Elsz, Beth Brown, All Our Exes Live In Texas, Starley, Phantastic Ferniture, Sui Zhen, Coconut Kids, Totally Mild and The Heart Collectors

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16 Australian women featured in this year's triple j's Hottest 100. The full list here

Yesterday marked triple j's annual Hottest 100 countdown. Here are all of the Australian women, sixteen in total, who featured on Australia's iconic music list. Special shout out to Tash Sultana who had TWO SONGS featured, and a HUGE sparkly congratulations to Amy Shark who took the number two spot, beaten only by Flume. 

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Everything you need to know about the women at the 2016 ARIA Awards

The Australian music industry will celebrate the success of our nation's contemporary music stars at Wednesday's 30th Annual ARIA Awards. And Music Love will be there bringing you all the photos and stories from all of the Australian women in music who are attending the Aussie music's night of nights.

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About the night before last. The powerful moment at the Her Sound Her Story launch

I travelled down to Melbourne on Wednesday night to witness the launch of the Her Sound Her Story exhibition which celebrates decades of Australian women in music. It would have been no easy or quick task to pull everything together in order to eloquently showcase the diverse and long-lasting talent that exists within the roster of Australian women in music. The exhibition and accompanying documentary,  which will be shown tomorrow from midday, was two years in the planning. By Julie Kerr

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Melbourne Music kicks off with an all female concert and photographic exhibition

Melbourne Music Week will open with a statement on 11 November with a concert called Her Sound, Her Story, featuring Julia Stone, Ella Hooper, Mama Kin, Montaigne, Mojo Juju, Ecca Vandal, Elizabeth Rose, Airling and Nyne. It’s already sold out, but if you’re in Melbourne and still want to be part of the action, get to the free photographic exhibition of the same name. 

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Music Love Playlist: Women of the 30th Annual ARIA Awards

All the female nominees in the 30th Annual ARIA Awards. The ARIAs will be held 23 November, 2016 and Music Love will keep you updated on Australian women involved in the awards. For now, take a listen to the incredibly diverse talented up for an award. Includes Courtney Barnett, Delta Goodrem, Montaigne, Sia, Justine Clark, The Veronicas, Sarah Blasko, Emma Pask and Kate Miller-Heidke

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Rin McArdle: The calibre of music coming from Adelaide is insane right now

Adelaide born singer/songwriter Rin McArdle once performed in front of Powderfinger's lead guitarist Ian Haug, who said he was "immediately impressed with her authenticity, talent and honesty as a performer." Others offer similar enthusiasm off the back of Rin's performances. "A truly exciting emerging singer/songwriter," said the AU Review. "Soul-inspired, great voice," The Brag. "Powerful. Impressive," AAA Backstage.

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