Weekly Digest – July 18, 2012
July 18, 2012
Weekly Digest – Aussie-style!
This week’s digest comes to you from Cairns, Australia, where I’m enjoying a vacation with my extended family. Between the walkabouts, and all the prawns on the barbie, I’m taking a moment to draw your attention to this exciting continent by featuring Australian music and Australian news sources this week.
Highest individual accolade for an outstanding contribution to the music of Australia: Jon Rose
An interesting history of the folk music of Australia: Convict Folk Songs
Jazz scene: a live music renaissance in Sydney
Music and the Media: Government regulation in Australia and abroad
An Overview: Australian Music
Sydney’s Opera House: Easily one of the world’s most recognized music halls, here’s all you need to know!