MusicDish e-Journal - February 20, 2018
MusicDish Advertising Network
» HOME » INSIDER SCOOP » CAREER TIPS » MUSIC SPOTLIGHT » MUSICDISH*CHINA
» INDUSTRY INTERVIEWS » NEWS BEAT » DIGITAL SKOOL » OPEN REVIEW » MUSICDISH EDELWEISS
Search MusicDish e-Journal (Advanced)
Subscribe To MusicDish e-Journal
About | Contact | Advertise | RSS | Submit Article | Submit News | Artist Development | Premium PR Distribution
Mi2N | MusicDish*China | MusicDish Network | MusicDishTV | Urban Music News Network

Industry Scoop
By Danny Canak, SydneyUnleashed.com
(more articles from this author)
2004-02-20
Comment | Email | Print | RSS

PACIFIER LIVE ALBUM TOUR

The band formerly known as Shihad are hitting the road later this month to promote their latest album, Pacifier Live. Fans by now should know that at a Pacifier gig, there's no room for restrained musical enjoyment. These Kiwi rock gods put on a show that unleashes the rock'n'roll beast within and turns you inside out, drags you over the coals and back again and leaves you feeling triumphant. The band's frontman Jon Toogood sums it up nicely when he says, "When we go onstage for that hour we give it everything we have, we give so much of ourselves that when people leave after the show, they're thinking one thing: that they've just seen a great rock and roll band." The band have shared the stage with the likes of Faith No More, AC/DC and the Foo Fighters and are currently at the pinnacle of their performing career. "We're the Beatles, the Stones, AC/DC, the Clash, the Pistols, Metallica, Slayer, Guns 'N Roses, Nirvana, Jane's Addiction, Rage Against the Machine all slammed together," says Toogood. NEWS IN BRIEF:

*Singer/songwriter Candice Alley has resolved the legal dispute that first arose in 2001 with ex-manager Brian Canham. This according to Alley will enable both parties to put it behind them and pursue their careers. "I am happy with the settlement. I now want to focus on my career and am looking forward to the future and to continuing my songwriting," she said.

*Fresh from their blistering performances at the Big Day Out, Jet are currently celebrating the fact that their debut album has sold over 800,000 copies worldwide in territories including the US, Japan, Australia, the UK, and Europe and are fast approaching the million mark. At the time of writing, Australian sales for Get Born were closing in on double platinum.

*Popular underground record label Ipecac Recordings have announced that they have started a sister label: AntAcidAudio. The label will be a co-op of sorts with artists that have their own little labels that need assistance with promotion and distribution. The debut release will be the much-anticipated debut from the Eagles of Death Metal. This is a co-release with Josh Homme's Rekord Rekords and is due out in March. Other releases to look forward to include a NoMeansNo compilation as well as a never before released album from the now defunct Screaming Trees.

*After You Am I's recent departure from BMG comes the news that Festival-Mushroom Records have signed up the band's main singer/songwriter Tim Rogers. Says FMR's Managing Director Michael Parisi of the signing, “Tim is, without question, one of the best ever songwriters to come out of this country. We at FMR are both thrilled and honoured to be working with him. We can't wait for people to hear his new record." Tim Rogers & The Temperance Union forthcoming album ‘Spit Polish’ will be unveiled in April 2004.

*Delta Goodrem's Innocent Eyes album has become the 2nd longest charting #1 album in Australian history. It is only a matter of weeks away from breaking the record which is held by Dire Straits with their Brothers In Arms album which spent a whopping 35 weeks at the #1 spot...can she do it?

Send all news, gossip, vacancies & info to: industryscoop@yahoo.com


Home » Music Spotlight » Industry Scoop
Permalink:http://www.musicdish.com/mag/?id=9289
Email |Print |Comment |RSS

back | top


MusicDish Advertising Network

Music Spotlight

» YG PLUS and Gracenote to Bring K-POP to Fans around the World

» Lithuanian Band Grabs Bronze at the Silk Road Indie Music Festival 2017

» HBC Fall Festival Celebrates 12 years of HBC Fest

» youbloom Announces 2017 LA Music Festival

» Nick Brodeur Wins Studio Package From ReverbNation

Music Spotlight Directory



» [2018-02-18] YG PLUS And Gracenote To Bring K-POP To Fans Around The World; Gracenote And YG PLUS To Make All K-POP Music More Searchable And Discoverable On Global And Regional Streaming Music Platforms And Services

» [2018-02-17] VNUE Inc. To Acquire Music Rights Startup Soundstr; VNUE Acquisition Aims To Ensure A Fairer Royalty System

» [2018-02-17] Is Podcasting The New Radio?; 25% Of Surveyed Americans Say They've Listened To A Podcast In The Past Month, Up From Less Than 10% In 2008

» [2018-02-01] Insomniac Announces Inaugural Electric Daisy Carnival China Set To Debut In Shanghai; China Marks EDC's Second Location On The Asian Continent

» [2018-02-01] Viberate & Imogen Heap Strive To Give Equal Opportunity To Every Artist; Heap's Main Role In Viberate's Advisory Team Will Be To Help Further Guide Us Toward A Second To None Service For The Live Music Segment

» [2018-01-22] Italian Independent Music Collective Fil1993 Group Signs With MusicDish*China; MusicDish*China Will Be Developing Their Online Presence And Social Media In China As Well As Releasing Their Catalogue To Chinese Streaming Music Services

» [2017-12-25] MusicDish*China Presents 'Savage Guitarist' Todd Clouser In Beijing; As Part Of His #YouTheBrave Asia Tour That Includes 8 Shows Across Japan, Todd Will Be Giving Solo Shows At Laifu Livehouse On 12/27 And Temple Bar On 12/28

» [2017-12-20] Mixcloud Taps Gracenote For Advanced Music Recognition; Next-generation Audio Fingerprinting Helps Mixcloud Identify And Catalog Copyrighted Music Within User-generated Content

» [2017-12-18] Copyright Royalty Board Increases Sirius XM Royalty Rate; Judges Announce Royalty Rates And Terms For Satellite Audio Radio Services (SDARS) And Preexisting Subscription Services

» [2017-12-06] Lithuanian Band Grabs Bronze At The Silk Road Indie Music Festival 2017; Antikvariniai Kašpirovskio Dantys Competed With Bands From Belgium, Sweden, Armenia, Germany, Japan, South Africa, India, Norway, Poland, Italy And The UK As Well As China

» [2017-12-06] Live Entertainment Specialists Headliner Launch Premium Artist Booking Service; A Fully-managed Service That Simplifies The Process Of Booking Renowned Artists And Performers For Occasional Event Planners, Agencies And Brands

» [2017-11-27] Voice-Controlled Speakers & The Music We Listen Too; Music Is A Major Part Of The Way Amazon Echo And Google Home Owners Interact With Their Devices
MusicDish Advertising Network

follow MusicDish on
Follow MusicDish on Twitter

Mi2N Music PR

Hybrid Studios Hosts Annual NAMM Afterparty

High Definition Music Card - The New Way To Experience Music!

DEATH BY MISADVENTURE, New True Mystery Podcast Launches 31st January 2018

Music And Kids Joins Forces With Carnie Wilson, With Plans To Provide One-on-One After-School Music Education To Thousands Of Middle And High School Students

Don Dawil's Valentine's Day Debut Latin Single "Necesito Verte"

Taking Applications - The 23rd Annual USA Songwriting Competition

The International Music Consulting Firm GINGIO Hosts Events At NAMM And Grammy Weeks



Websites: Mi2N | MusicDish*China | MusicDish Network | MusicDishTV | Urban Music News Network
Services: Submit Article | Submit News | Submit Video | Artist Development | Premium PR Distribution

Copyright © 1997-2018 MusicDish LLC., all rights reserved.
About MusicDish e-Journal | Contact Us | Advertise | RSS | Internships