Apple takes iTunes Radio international with Australian launch
Hands up if you thought the UK would be the second country to get iTunes Radio? Wrong! Apple’s personal radio service has gone live in Australia across iOS devices
February 11, 2014
Kickstarter’s Antipodean debut
Crowd-funding platform Kickstarter is expected to open in Australia and New Zealand “soon”.
August 28, 2013
iHeartRadio launches in Australia and New Zealand
The competition between iHeartRadio and Pandora has seen the services match one another for features, but now also for global-expansion strategies
August 7, 2013
iTunes under fire in Australian parliamentary enquiry
The Australian parliament's Standing Committee on Infrastructure and Communications has published a report into IT costs down under, including the price of digital content.
July 31, 2013
Google Play Music All Access launches in Australia and New Zealand
Google has rolled its recently-launched streaming music service out beyond the US. Google Play Music All Access went live in Australia and New Zealand last night.
July 18, 2013
Australia telco Telstra pushes into ticketing
A partnership with new ticketing company Bang Tango has seen telco Telstra move into the ticketing space in its native Australia.
April 10, 2013
Merlin slaps Australian streaming service Songl as ‘waste of money’
Another day, another new streaming music service – and yet another that's drawing fire from licensing body Merlin for disrespecting independent labels.
March 22, 2013
Music Ally Report 312: The Hard Sell
Our lead feature asks which digital marketing tricks actually sell music. Not just raise awareness or "create a viral effect" – but identifiably trigger sales.
February 6, 2013
Aussie ISP pulls out of anti-piracy talks
Australian ISP iiNet has pulled out of talks with the entertainment industries over anti-piracy cooperation.
December 18, 2012
Pandora launches properly in Australia and New Zealand
Pandora launched full version in New Zealand and Australia.
December 11, 2012
Rdio agrees Australian radio deal
US streaming service Rdio is partnering with broadcaster dmg Radio Australia
August 15, 2012