Tag Archive for: MUSIC

The Wiggles and World Vision Team Up for New Song ‘Around the World’

Ahead of Christmas, humanitarian aid organisation World Vision has teamed up with The Wiggles to release a new song, ‘Around the World’.

Why You Mustn’t Miss the Start of Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Elvis’

Elvis lived a full life because he wasn’t afraid, so the movie says – but Elvis also died at 42. Was it a life half life lived? Sam Chan ponders.

Enjoying Each Other’s Company Again: Colin Buchanan’s New ‘In Real Life’ Song

Colin Buchanan’s latest release is a song about rediscovering Australia and journeying to reunite with loved ones, post-pandemic-restrictions.

50 Years Since Christian Hymn ‘Amazing Grace’ Topped the UK Charts

Remembering when: The well-known Christian hymn ‘Amazing Grace’ was immortalised when it became the No.1 hit in England for five weeks in 1972.

A Moment of Silence for the Iconic and Now Discontinued iPod

It’s time to move on! Made redundant with the introduction of the iPhone, Apple bids adieu to the iconic iPod after 21 years.

Music Over Fame – Hanson on Their Musical Longevity, and a New Album

With plans for an Australian tour later this year, Jess Drummond spoke to Taylor Hanson about the new album Red Green Blue and their 30-year career.

The Artist Spotlight – With Colton Dixon

Dropped by his record label, Colton Dixon shares in this Artist Spotlight interview how, as he trusted in God, God brought about bigger plans. 

Back to the Future – Sales of Vinyl Overtake the CD

After steady growth in recent years, the vinyl record has finally surpassed the CD in physical sales, but digital still dominates sales figures.

Blessing Offor Says Look to Brighter Days During Dark Times

The Nigerian born singer songwriter channels soul legends like Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye on new single ‘Brighter Days’.

Maverick City Music Make History as they Perform at Grammys – And Win

Georgia based worship artist group Maverick City Music have won their first Grammy for Best Contemporary Christian Music Album.

Turning Great Into Brilliant: For King & Country Aim High on New Album

Aussie-born brothers Joel and Luke Smallbone from For King & Country open up about working together, family friction and their pursuit of excellence.

The Artist Spotlight with Rebecca St James

On the 25th anniversary of Rebecca St. James’s first big album ‘God’, she reflects on 25 years and lets us in on new music she’s working on now.

The Wiggles Set to Release Cover Album Following Hottest 100 #1

After topping Triple J’s Hottest 100 with their cover of Tame Impalas ‘Elephant’, The Wiggles are set to release an album of covers and collaborations.

“I Didn’t Know If Using My Gift Was Appropriate” – ‘Voice’ Winner Bella Taylor-Smith

Having experienced some pushback about her singing ambitions, Bella Taylor-Smith now sees clearly about what she should do with her talent.

Mahalia Barnes on Music, Christmas and What Makes Jimmy Barnes Cry

The Barnes family love Christmas, and music is a big part of that. Mahalia talks about how they come together to sing, jam and enjoy time together.

Matthew West’s New Album Sums Up Another Pandemic Year: ‘We Need Christmas’

Releasing ‘We Need Christmas’ is something Matthew hopes will help people have their own moments of clarity with God at this time of year.

Needtobreathe’s Josh Lovelace Has Redefined Success and It’s Not More Awards

Finding the balance between what he does with Needtobreathe and what’s important outside band life was a surprising gift for Josh Lovelace.

A “Matter of the Will” to Remain Aware of God’s Goodness in Our Lives – Hillsong’s Ben Fielding

The pandemic has disrupted the practice of worship but Hillsong songwriter Ben Fielding is focused on connecting people to the heart of God through music.