Triple J

  1. Australian Broadcasting Corporation to Launch Double J Station

    April 09, 2014 5:24 AM EDT Australia's Triple J will have a branded sister station by the end of the month. The Australian Broadcasting Corporation will flick the switch on April 30 for Double J, a station which promises a “completely unique offering in the Australian ...

  2. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' 'Thrift Shop' Named 2012's Biggest Hit in Australian Poll

    January 28, 2013 1:01 PM EST It’s official. “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis was the biggest hit with Australian youths last year. On Australia Day, the global smash took out the Australian state-funded network Triple J’s Hottest 100 list, now regarded as the bigges ...

  3. Spotify to Launch in Australia and New Zealand Tuesday

    May 21, 2012 5:00 PM EDT Spotify will launch in Australia and New Zealand Tuesday, giving the leading on-demand music service its first presence outside Europe and the United States and its 14th and 15th overall markets. The service's catalog will have 16 million tra ...

  4. Australia's Triple J Radio Launches Unearthed Digital Station

    October 05, 2011 11:30 AM EDT In what has been described as an "historic moment" for Australian music, the influential Triple J radio network flipped the switch yesterday on a second digital station, Triple J Unearthed. The new 24/7 station is dedicated solely to new ...

  5. Powderfinger Tops Triple J Hottest Australian Albums Poll

    July 12, 2011 1:35 PM EDT Australian rules, especially the new stuff. That's the broad message which comes from a new survey conducted by Australia's Triple J network to find the country's all-time favorite homegrown albums. Recently retired Brisbane-based r ...

  6. Music Soundtracks Australia Day

    January 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST Music played a big role in today’s Australia's Day celebrations Down Under, with children's favorites the Wiggles and British folk-rock quartet Mumford & Sons taking centre stage. The Wiggles were recognized in this year's Austr ...