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Catch up on the latest news about New World Artists and see what our artists are up to.

Sarah McLeod Joins Award-Winning Musical American Idiot

Sarah McLeod Joins Award-Winning Musical American Idiot

The full cast of Green Day’s American Idiot has been announced, with Sarah McLeod from The Superjesus confirmed to share the role of St Jimmy with Grinspoon’s Phil Jamieson  for the Brisbane season of the explosive award-winning Broadway phenomenon at Queensland Performing Arts Centre  (QPAC) from 13 to 21 April 2018.    The role of St Jimmy has been played rotationally by rock personalities including Billie Joe Armstrong, Melissa Etheridge, Chris Cheney and Phil Jamieson. The Australian production’s Executive...

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Machine Age Releases New Single 'Fighting'

Machine Age Releases New Single 'Fighting'

Following the release of his stand-out single  Don't Look, Brisbane-based beatmaker Machine Age (Adrian Mauro) has returned with new cut 'Fighting’  – drawn from his forthcoming EP (due March 2018).    A completely self-recorded effort, with additional mixing from Slumberjack and mastering by Andrei Eremin (Chet Faker, Hiatus Kaiyote), 'Fighting' is a fusion of eclectic musical genres and influences. Intricately layered instrumentation builds throughout the song, colliding with synth-laden soundscapes and pattering drumbeats, resulting in his own brand of experimental...

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SAATSUMA Sign To New World Artists & Announce Dec Tour

SAATSUMA Sign To New World Artists & Announce Dec Tour

Melbourne based dance duo, SAATSUMA are gifting fans with an early Christmas present by announcing a late December tour. The pair will embark on the east coast run off the back of their highly acclaimed debut album, Overflow which was released in September. As well as shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Newcastle, the dynamic act will be kicking off with a special gig at Melbourne’s Gasometer where 100% of all profits from the show will go to the Asylum Seeker...

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Arno Faraji

Arno Faraji Signs To New World Artists

Following in the illustrious footsteps of the triple j  Unearthed High winners before him, 2017 champion Arno Faraji  has announced his signing to independent booking agency New World Artists. His intelligent verses and self-produced house beats have landed him the coveted spot on the Sydney based booking label's roster.  "We are very happy to welcome Arno to the New World Artists family, his production and lyrical abilities are well beyond his age," said New World Artists managing director ....

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MAMMAL

MAMMAL announce supports for Xmas

  Mammal announce guest supports for Xmas   Mammal are pleased to announce all guest supports for this 3 show Xmas run.   Thu 21st Dec Brisbane -The Zoo:  with guests: He Danced Ivy  & The Molotov   - Book Oztix. Fri 22nd  Dec Sydney/ Marrickville - The Factory Theatre with guests: The Dead Loves & Stellar Addiction . Book via Venue website and Ticketek   Sat 23rd Dec Melb/ Richmond- The Corner Hotel  with guests Rifleman & Figures - Book via Venue  www.mammalband.com...

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Good Boy Release New EP 'Shirk Life'

Good Boy Release New EP 'Shirk Life'

Good Boy  today release their scorching EP  Shirk Life. Shirk Life  is a whip-smart, catchy-as-hell snapshot of living in Brisbane in your early 20's from one of Australia’s most exciting young punk bands. Purchase/stream Good Boy -  Shirk Life  here: https://goodboy.lnk.to/shirklife Until recently, Good Boy never thought of themselves as a political band but sometimes the times just force your hand. Released last week with an incredible video (below), the EP’s first track ‘A Waste Of 122 Million Dollars...

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Mammal Live Review - Max Watt's - Fri 27th Oct

Mammal Live Review - Max Watt's - Fri 27th Oct

Original article  by Rod Whitfield - The Music.com.au  Terracotta Pigeons  are an interesting band, a three-piece where the drummer is the main focus, singing lead and acting as a frontman while the guitarist and bass player stand back, happy to play accompaniment and allow him to do his thing. The sound is big, raw and open, raucously rock and with some very stompy boogie to it. Their 30-minute set is shitloads of fun and it sets up this very special...

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Mallrat

Mallrat Announces Better Tour (18+)

Fresh from debuting her new single www.youtube.com/watch?v=AJ0bNf5JK9E">‘Better,’ grabbing an add on triple j, racking up over 50,000 streams for the single in three days, and the catching attention of the www.nytimes.com/2017/10/13/arts/music/playlist-mavis-staples-beck-major-lazer.html">New York Times, the queen of nonchalant cool, Mallrat, is hitting the road to bring her sparkling new jam ‘Better’ to life. With deliciously sweet hooks and a characteristically anthemic chorus, ‘Better’    is sure to invoke some loud sing-alongs at Mallrat shows this summer. ‘Better’ premiered on triple...

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Grinspoon announce Best Night Ever! with British India

Grinspoon announce Best Night Ever! with British India

Post-grunge Aussie rockers Grinspoon have announced their very own not-quite New Years bash, Best Night Ever!, set to shake up Nightquarter on the Gold Coast on December 30.  The legendary Grinners will be joined by fellow rock royalty British India and local up and comers Eliza & The Delusionals and Voiid.   Off the back of their hugely successful and fully sold-out 31 date national tour to celebrate the 20-year anniversary of their debut album Guide To Better Living, Grinspoon just...

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Grinspoon - Guide To Better Living @ Metro City

Grinspoon - Guide To Better Living @ Metro City

Like sharks in the ocean, Grinspoon were perfectly attuned to their environment on stage at Metro City for their Guide To Better Living national tour. Playing to a sold out crowd that was packed to the ceiling with people of all ages, the post-grunge veterans embarked on a celebration of 20 years of creating and playing classic Aussie rock. It’s been two decades since Grinspoon released their debut album and have stepped up to the plate with a weighty 27...

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Sarah McLeod Live Review - Workers Club - Wed 23rd August

Sarah McLeod Live Review - Workers Club - Wed 23rd August

Hot off the back of the release of her great new album Rocky’s Diner  Aussie rock goddess Sarah McLeod  took to the stage at The Worker’s Club  is an absolutely stunning show that proved that doing things ‘differently’ might be a gamble but gee when it works it also-bloody works. Early comers to the show last night didn’t get an opening band instead they got a magician/illusionist/mentalist and I’m still trying to figure out how the hell she did most...

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