Kasey Chambers

  1. Gotye Sweeps APRA Awards

    May 29, 2012 7:43 AM EDT Gotye was the big winner Monday night at the 30th annual Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) Awards in Sydney, where he collected a hat-trick of awards including the night's top prize, for song of the year. Gotye, Kimbra in the H ...

  2. Angus & Julia Stone, Jet Big Winners At Australia's APRA Awards

    June 22, 2011 12:42 PM EDT With two major prizes, Angus and Julia Stone were the big winners at the Australasian Performing Right Association(APRA) Awards Sydney Tuesday night (June 21). The awards celebrate composers and songwriters across 12 categories that have achieved ...

  3. Kasey Chambers Dominates Australia's Jayco Country Music Awards; Graeme Connors' Win Tainted By Error

    January 24, 2011 12:00 AM EST With four trophies, Australian alt-country star Kasey Chambers was the big winner Saturday night at the 39th annual Jayco Country Music Awards, held at the Tamworth Regional Entertainment Centre. Chambers won female artist of the year, her song &q ...

  4. Rising Stars Win Big At Australian Indie Awards

    October 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rising stars dominated the fifth annual Australian Independent Music Awards, held Oct. 1 at Melbourne's Forum Theatre, while more established names like Sia went home empty handed. Prior to the awards ceremony taking place, Adelaide-born sing ...

  5. Guvera Inks Oz Deal With Liberation

    June 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Australian ad-supported digital music service Guvera has struck a content partnership deal with indie Liberation Music Group, part of the Melbourne-based Mushroom Group of Companies. The Australia-only licensing deal is the first news from the Gol ...

  6. Living End's Chris Cheney Takes APRA Honor

    June 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Living End's frontman Chris Cheney took out song of the year at the APRA Music Awards in Melbourne, scoring the coveted title for his Australian alternative rock band's 2008 hit "White Noise." Cheney was as surprised as any ...

  7. Nick Cave, Living End Up For APRA Awards

    May 27, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Newcomers make a fine showing in the shortlist for this year's APRA Music Awards, nominees for which were announced today (May 27). A record 45 songwriters are tapped for first-time nominations across 21 artists, led by Sydney-based dance cro ...

  8. ARIA Honors No. 1 Acts Down Under

    May 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The new brigade of Aussie artists were on song today (May 13), when labels body ARIA presented its seventh annual No. 1 Chart Awards at Doltone House in Sydney. ARIA's ceremony celebrated those domestic acts who topped the national singles, a ...

  9. Midnight Oil Triumph At Wet Melbourne Bushfire Gig

    March 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Unexpected rain and chilly temperatures were no deterrent for the 81,000 fans who turned out today for the Sound Relief bushfire benefit concert at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG). Thousands of ticketholders in the open-air section sheltered un ...

  10. Chambers, Nicholson Sweep CMAA Awards

    January 26, 2009 12:00 AM EST Husband-and-wife team Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson were the big winners at Saturday night's Country Music Awards of Australia (CMAA), where they converted all five of their nominations. The duo's chart-topping album "Rattlin&# ...

  11. John Williamson Up For Six Golden Guitars

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST Veteran John Williamson and the ARIA-winning husband and wife team Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson are among the best-placed nominees leading in to the 37th CMAA Country Music Awards of Australia, details for which were revealed today (Nov. 12) ...

  12. Universal Australia Adds Gudinksi's Liberation

    September 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Australia (UMA) has signed a three-year distribution deal with Michael Gudinski's Liberation Music, part of his Mushroom Group of Companies. The move, effective Oct. 1, essentially gives Universal the largest domestic roster o ...

  13. Aussie Biz Shrinks Further

    August 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Australian recorded music market shrunk 4.3% in the first six months of this year, according to wholesale figures. The figures for January to June 2008, released Aug. 14 by the Australian Recording Industry Assn. (ARIA), show overall revenues ...

  14. Australian Wins Global Award From CMA

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Australian country artist Troy Cassar-Daley was honored with the 2008 Country Music Associations Global Country Artist Award during the CMA Music Festival, which runs June 5-8 in Nashville. The award recognizes outstanding achievement by an artist ...

  15. Aussie Chambers Hits Record With New No. 1

    April 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Australian country singer-songwriter Kasey Chambers this week scored her third No. 1 debut on the Australian Recording Industry Association (ARIA) chart with her fourth album "Rattlin' Bones". The release, a duet album with her husb ...

  16. APRA Wins For Augie March, Wolfmother

    June 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Augie March's guitarist Glenn Richards had a double win at the Australasian Performing Right Association (APRA) awards, held today at the Melbourne Town Hall. APRA's 33,000 voting members chose Richards' "One Crowded Hour" ...

  17. Kasey Debuts At No. 1 In Oz

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Australian country singer Kasey Chambers gained her third chart-topping album this week with her fourth album, "Carnival" (EMI Music Australia). The set on Sunday (Aug. 27) entered the Motorola ARIA Australian country singer Kasey Chambe ...

  18. Missy Higgins Wins Five ARIAs

    October 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With nine wins, EMI Music Australia dominated the 19th Australian Record Industry Assn. awards, held last night (Oct. 23) at the Sydney SuperDome. EMI-signed singer/songwriter Missy Higgins converted With nine wins, EMI Music Australia dominated t ...

  19. Missy Higgins Wins Five ARIAs

    October 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With nine wins, EMI Music Australia dominated the 19th Australian Record Industry Assn. awards, held last night (Oct. 23) at the Sydney SuperDome. EMI-signed singer/songwriter Missy Higgins converted With nine wins, EMI Music Australia dominated t ...

  20. Global Pulse

    August 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New material from multiplatinum Australian acts the Living End, John Butler Trio, Missy Higgins and Kasey Chambers is featured on a fund-raising album aimed at decreasing the infant mortality rate in New material from multiplatinum Australian acts ...

  21. Higgins, Jet Fly High At APRA Awards

    May 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Singer songwriter Missy Higgins and rock band Jet each won a brace of trophies Monday (May 31) at the Australasian Performing Right Assn. awards in Sydney. Singer songwriter Missy Higgins and rock band Jet each won a brace of trophies Monday (May ...

  22. Goodrem, Chambers To Perform At APRAs

    May 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Two of Australia's best-selling female singers Delta Goodrem and Kasey Chambers will perform at the Australasian Performing Right Assn. awards, held May 30 at Sydney's Four Seasons Hotel. Two of Australia's best-selling female singe ...

  23. Aussie Wave Aid DVD Due June 5

    May 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT All profit donated to charity. Virgin Australia will release the official DVD of the Wave Aid tsunami benefit concert on June 5. Virgin says all profits from the four-hour Australian DVD release will be donated to charities Oxfam Community Aid Abr ...

  24. Aussie Wave Aid DVD Due June 5

    May 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Virgin Australia will release the official DVD of the Wave Aid tsunami benefit concert on June 5. All profits from the four-hour Australian DVD release will be donated to charities. Virgin Australia will release the official DVD of the Wave Aid ts ...

  25. Chambers Dominates Oz Country Awards

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Kasey Chambers was the big winner at the 33rd Golden Guitar Awards, Australia's leading country music ceremony, held Saturday (Jan. 15) in Tamworth, New South Wales. Kasey Chambers was the big winner at the 33rd Golden Guitar Awards, Australi ...

  26. Chambers Dominates Oz Country Awards

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Kasey Chambers was the big winner at the 33rd Golden Guitar Awards, Australia's leading country music ceremony, held Saturday (Jan. 15) in Tamworth, New South Wales. Kasey Chambers was the big winner at the 33rd Golden Guitar Awards, Australi ...

  27. Jet Flys Off With Six ARIAs

    October 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With six awards, rock band Jet was the big winner at the 18th Australian Record Industry Assn. (ARIA) Awards, held last night (Oct. 17) at the Sydney Superdome. With six awards, rock band Jet was the big winner at the 18th Australian Record Indust ...

  28. Jet Flies Off With Six ARIAs

    October 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With six awards, rock band Jet was the big winner at the 18th Australian Record Industry Assn. (ARIA) Awards, held last night (Oct. 17) at the Sydney Superdome. With six awards, rock band Jet was the big winner at the 18th Australian Record Indust ...

  29. Chambers Sets Australian Chart Record

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Australian country singer Kasey Chambers' third solo album "Wayward Angel" (EMI) has debuted at the crest of the ARIAnet Albums chart for the week commencing June 7. In doing so, Chambers becomes the Australian country singer Kasey ...

  30. Chambers Sets Australian Chart Record

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Australian country singer Kasey Chambers' third solo album "Wayward Angel" (EMI) has debuted at the crest of the ARIAnet Albums chart for the week commencing June 7. In doing so, Chambers becomes the Australian country singer Kasey ...

  31. 'No Depression' For Dualtone

    January 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST RED-distributed Dualtone Records will release "No Depression: What It Sounds Like (Vol. 1)," an anthology of tracks selected by the editors of the influential Americana magazine No Depression, on Marc RED-distributed Dualtone Records wil ...

  32. 'No Depression' For Dualtone

    January 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST RED-distributed Dualtone Records will release "No Depression: What It Sounds Like (Vol. 1)," an anthology of tracks selected by the editors of the influential Americana magazine No Depression, on Marc RED-distributed Dualtone Records wil ...