New Signings, Syncs and Tours
JL Music is still busy following the travels of Tracer, who have just finished their first Australian Tour with The Angels and will now be heading off to Europe again for 40 dates with Ireland's "The Answer". Check Tracer's website for tour details. "El Pistolero" has been released in Australia to rave reviews and you can find it in JB Hifi or online via itunes.
We welcome Adelaide's premier live drum n bass band to the JL team, The Oscillators .
The Oscillators are a three-piece live drum & bass act that has been playing within the club and music scene since 2009. Based in Adelaide, Australia, the band is made up of Nereeda on lead vocals, Arne on production / vocals and Mark on keys / vocals. March 2013 saw the release of their 10 track album "Choose your own adventure"
Jane-Anne Power, with her first two albums won critical acclaim, with international airplay and inclusion in commercials in the U.S. Reviews like "…an extremely talented band, effortlessly locking into super tight grooves..", "An awesome voice that could launch a million records, a real find" and "exquisite vocal range and superb talent".
Music from our JL Writers has appeared in all the episodes of South Aussie with Cosi, in Dumb, Drunk and Racist, Shitsville Express, Mega truckers, Music Room Tv, numerous online campaigns
SA BANDS KICKING GOALS OVERSEAS
In what is set to be a huge year for South Australian Artists globally, rock band Tracer, folk pop act Echo & The Empress and psychedelic rockers Ride Into The Sun have all announced they will be touring overseas in the coming months including performances at major festivals.
Hot on the heels of winning the Best New Band award at the Classic Rock Magazine awards in the UK, Tracer will head to the US in April, followed by Europe in June to play a string of dates across the UK including the Isle of Wight Festival.
Local indie popsters Echo & The Empress have announced that they will be gracing the stages of the Great Escape, Live at Leeds and Liverpool Sound City festivals in the UK in May followed by a 3 week tour.
Ride Into The Sun have been blowing away audiences in Australia since 2010 with their unique blend of psychedelic and shoe-gaze rock, and they will take this live show to the US next month with a performance at the Austin Psych Fest in Texas and associated tour.
"It really is an amazing time for SA artists" said JL Music Director Helen Page, "These are artists that have worked so hard on both their craft and their music business to gain these opportunities, and they are really starting to reap the benefits. It really does show that SA is producing great talent."
Echo & The Empress, Ride Into The Sun and Tracer join a stable of SA artists making waves overseas this year including Atlas Genius who were the recent 'buzz' band of South By Southwest in the US.
Tracers new album El Pistolero will be released in the UK and Europe from 6th May. Check out this great video about the making of the album. http://www.noblepr.co.uk/Press_Releases/tracer/elpistolero.htm
Echo & The Empress will play their final show in Australia before heading overseas at the Promethean, 5th May. Their new single One More Tear can be downloaded from http://echoandtheempress.bandcamp.com/
Ride Into The Sun will launch their new single "Last At Sea" at the Promethean on April 6. http://rideintothesun.bandcamp.com/
14 November 2012
Adelaide Band Tracer win "Best New Band" at the UK's Classic Rock Roll of Honour Awards 2012
Lead singer and guitarist Michael Brown was flown in from Adelaide, Australia to accept the award on behalf of the band. The news of Tracer's win as "Best New Band" follows the news of their forthcoming April 2013 UK tour.
"I'm absolutely stoked about winning the Classic Rock Award for Best New Band," says Brown. "It still blows my mind that we are creating and playing music we love and people are responding to it and we're getting awards for it!"
TRACER start recording their second album with producer Kevin Shirley (Led Zeppelin, Iron Maiden, Slayer, Silverchair, Cold Chisel), at his studio in Malibu later this month. The album will be released by Mascot Records in March 2013, and will dovetail their UK tour in April.
10 October 2012
Tracer Announce US Release, a new album and another UK tour
Following their rapturously received headline tour of the UK in October 2012, and recent Best New Band nomination at the 2012 Classic Rock Roll of Honour Awards, Australian rock band TRACER return to the UK for 4 concerts in April 2013. The tour will coincide with the follow-up to their debut album Spaces In Between.
Tracer, currently on Tour in Europe are heading to the US to record the new, as-yet-untitled album will be produced by by Kevin Shirley (Led Zeppelin, Iron Maiden, Slayer, Silverchair, Cold Chisel), and is planned for late March/early April release. Tracer's debut album, "Spaces in Between" is realeased on itunes in the US today
Tracer?s 2013 UK tour starts at London?s Scala on Tuesday 9 April. Tickets will be made available as special 48-hour Planet Rock radio pre-sale from Wednesday 10 October. Fans who take advantage of the Planet Rock pre-sale will get ?1 discounted from their ticket. A ?1 ticket discount pre-sale is also available from www.ents24.com on Thursday 11 October.
3 August 2012
New Music added to JL Music Publishing Roster
JL Music is excited to add some more great South Australian artists/writers to the JL Team ..Shoegaze rockers Ride Into The Sun, cute pop from Hawks of Alba, instrumental ensembleMonkey Puzzle Tree , mediteranian inspired instrumental rock by Akoustic Odyssey and Mere Theory ,who have firmly established themselves as one of Australia's most intriguing and committed bands, both on record and on stage. Their no-nonsense attitude and distinct modern rock sound has endeared them to discerning music lovers around the world.
2 April 2012
JL Music Teams up with Cosi
JL Music is delighted to announce it has teamed up with Andrew 'Cosi' Costello for the next series of travel show South Aussie With Cosi.
JL Music will provide access to their catalogue exclusively for the next 8 episodes of the show which will sceen on Channel 9, Imparja and Southern Cross networks.
South Aussie with Cosi showcases great SA locations for practical, affordable family adventures.
Its going to be fantastic to watch Cosi in some of the states best locations, backed by some of the state best music.
13 March 2012
The Killgirls head to the UK for The Great Escape Festival
For more information, photos, interviews etc…. Daisy Brown Managment email: firstname.lastname@example.org phone +61 416 250 850Read more>
9 March 2012
Echo and The Empress nominated for award
More information on the Echo and the Empress nomination is available at: http:// www.independentmusicawards.com/imanominee/11th/Song/Pop
5 February 2012
SA Musicians Broadcast From Bus Stops
South Australian musicians will gain exposure in a very different way this month through an innovative marketing campaign launched by Adelaide-based People's Choice Credit Union. Two CBD bus stops and one Glenelg tram stop have been transformed to feature five separate headphone sockets providing different genres of music – rock, classical, R&B, country and pop and the best part is the artists are all SA-based. Read more>
13 September 2011
Coopers Country: Danny wins the double
South Australian singer songwriter, Danny Hooper, has won Coopers Country: The Australian Song Competition.
1 September 2011
Tracer release's debut album 'Spaces In Between' and announce 3rd European Tour
For Tracer management contact: Drew Landt email@example.com Read more>
20 August 2011
Echo & The Empress team up with JL Music
JL Music Publishing is delighted to announce the addition of indie folk/pop act Echo & The Empress to their artist roster.
Forming in 2009, Echo & The Empress is the collaboration of sisters Beth & Skye blending stunning harmonies and vivacious melodies to create a unique blend of indie pop which is both beautiful and infectious.
15 August 2011
JL MUSIC PUBLISHING SIGNS DEXTER JONES
21 July 2011
eMDee rocks the Montreal International Fireworks Festival
23 June 2011
THE LEVITATORS SIGN WITH JL MUSIC PUBLISHING
11 May 2011
THE TOUCH ROCK BRIGHTON AT THE GREAT ESCAPE
7 April 2011
THE KILLGIRLS ROCK AAMI STADIUM
20 March 2011
JL MUSIC PUBLISHING SIGNS BRILLIG
The Red Coats is available now from http://brillig.bigcartel.com/
20 December 2010
THE TOUCH WIN APRA'S EMILY BURROWS AWARD
9 November 2010
HUCKLEBERRY SWEDES SIGN WITH JL MUSIC
22 October 2010
TRACER RETURNS HOME FROM EUROPEAN TOUR
30 September 2010
LAURA HILL TO ENTERTAIN GUESTS AT REGIONAL AWARDS EVENTS
14 September 2010
TRACER SIGNS EUROPEAN RECORD DEAL
27 August 2010
Free Download - New single by The KillgirlsRead more>
26 July 2010
Tracer off to Popkomm Read more>
5 May 2010
Danny Hooper signs with JL Music
1 April 2010
The Touch Win Nova FM's Im with the Band Competition
15 March 2010
Laura Hill signs publishing with JL Music
15 February 2010
Tracer signs with Sound Contact Management
20 January 2010
The Killgirls to play Adelaide’s Premier Fringe and FUSE Events
1 December 2009
JLMP partners with Shock Music Publishing
12 September 2009
JLMP NORTHERN TERRITORY SIGNINGS
14 August 2009
JLMP SIGN THE KILL GIRLS AND NEON ELECTRIC
27 June 2009
MUSIC IN FILM SEMINAR WITH JLMP, SAFC AND AMPAL
Filmmakers are invited to a free industry panel that focuses on the use of Music in Film. Read more >
24 June 2009
NEW JL MUSIC PUBLISHING WEBSITE LAUNCHED
The new JL Music Publishing has been launched, although the site is still under construction, so please check back again soon to experience the full working site. Read more >
18 June 2009
NEW ARTISTS ON JLP
JL Music Publishing are excited to announce two new artist signings, with rock band Tracer and Indie Pop darlings, The Touch coming on board. Read more >
30 March 2009
THE SECRET GAME AND SONIC MONKEY SIGN WORLDWIDE PUBLISHING DEAL WITH JL MUSIC PUBLISHING
26 March 2009
OFFSIDE” PREMIERES TO BIGGEST MERCURY CINEMA SCREENING IN 35 YEARS
Football is life... especially if you don't have one. Life's about winning, but this team's about pursuing excellence. Read more >
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