Ian Zaro announced as Co Host for CIAF 2018

Posted 29 Jun 2018

Today, we’re happy to announce AM’s Ian Zaro will be co-hosting The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair in July 2018! The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) is dedicated to supporting the careers of Queensland Indigenous artists by providing a platform for exposure and income generation. CIAF is committed to strengthening and celebrating culture, creating professional development opportunities for artists, and cultural exchange between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and visitors. CIAF… Continue Reading»

MEDIA | The Voice’s Chrislyn Hamilton vows to forge a career in music!

Posted 22 Jun 2018

CHRISLYN Hamilton’s last song on Channel 9’s The Voice was Cher’s If I Could Turn Back Time, but unlike the song’s author she has no regrets about her performance or decision to give reality TV another crack. The 27-year-old from Clontarf first sang for television audiences 10 years ago on Australian Idol, where she made the top five. In 2012, she was a semi-finalist on Australia’s Got Talent but concedes… Continue Reading»

Rochelle Pitt Announced in Festival of Voices 2018 Program

Posted 27 Apr 2018

Excited to announce AM’s Rochelle Pitt will be making her Tasmanian performance debut at Hobart’s Festival of Voices in July 2018! Festival of Voices (FoV) is Tasmania’s original marquee winter event. It is Australia’s premiere celebration of the voice. It started in 2004 in response to a brief of how to activate Hobart in the middle of winter. It was decided that it would be a good idea to light a bonfire… Continue Reading»

Rochelle Pitt Joins APRA AMCOS as Ambassador

Posted 3 Apr 2018

Today, we’re pleased to announce that AM’s Rochelle Pitt has been appointed as an Ambassador for APRA AMCOS. APRA AMCOS is a not for profit music rights organisation representing the rights and advocating for songwriters, composers and music publishers. As an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander musician herself, the new Ambassador role is an important one for Rochelle who explained in an interview her vision of making a difference in… Continue Reading»

AViiDA Scores Fringe World 2018 Nomination

Posted 28 Feb 2018

Perth’s powerhouse duo AViiDA have had an incredible start to 2018, with a string of full houses for their acclaimed Respect & Wonder show which made it’s FRINGE WORLD debut. The show dazzled it’s way back to Connections Nightclub for 3 nights in February to screams, cheers, dancing and a few new songs added to the set to shake things up. On the eve before their final show at the… Continue Reading»


Posted 23 Jan 2018

Today, we’re thrilled to announce that Ian Zaro has joined the August MGMT family! Ian is a talented Actor, Writer, Presenter & Comedian. He is best known for his viral dubsmash videos, his signature hair and as star of ABC’s Black Comedy. Ian also features regularly across the NITV/SBS networks and does appearances around the country as a presenter. Outside of his entertainment career, Ian is also passionate about youth, and… Continue Reading»

Rochelle Pitt Releases Soul Mumma EP!

Posted 20 Dec 2017

Christmas has come early for Rochelle Pitt fans, with the long awaited release of the talented singer/songwriters new EP Soul Mumma hitting digital retailers on Friday 15 December 2017. The EP is the follow up to Pitt’s 1999 release Black to Reality, which featured community favourite tracks such as Too Deadly My Sister and Black to Reality which almost 20 years later still leave their mark on generations old and new. It’s… Continue Reading»

Stiff Gins announced for Brunswick Music Festival 2018!

Posted 13 Dec 2017

Today, we announce with great pleasure that AM’s Stiff Gins will be returning to Melbourne in March 2018 for an intimate and seated performance at Brunswick Music Festival, as part of the events 30th Anniversary. Moreland City Council’s Brunswick Music Festival returns in March, with Melbourne’s iconic fortnight-long party program celebrating 30 years of fostering live music and local talent. Punching out a pitch perfect program, Brunswick Music Festival once… Continue Reading»

Aretha Franklin & Stevie Wonder Show set to sizzle at Fringe World Festival 2018

Posted 8 Dec 2017

FRINGE WORLD has announced it’s return to Perth in 2018, and the much anticipated programme for the event has been OFFICIALLY launched! In amongst the comedy, music, theatre, cabaret and other spectacles features AM’s AViiDA with their acclaimed production Respect & Wonder, which is set to sizzle the festival next year! After a stellar 2017 with sell out performances, and rave reviews, this was naturally the next step for this… Continue Reading»

BIG T Heading to Solomon Island for 2017’s Carols in the Islands

Posted 4 Dec 2017

Today, we are thrilled to announce AM’s Big T is jetting off for his second international performance for 2017, having just been announced as a special guest at Carols in the Islands in Solomon Island! The event which is celebrating it’s 10th year, will hold host to 3 international performers this year (including Big T), plus a range of other entertainment (including local performers) and free giveaways as part of the… Continue Reading»