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Australians Win AI Euro Song Contest

The Australian team Uncanny Valley has won the international AI Song Contest with their song, Beautiful The World. The team consisted of music producers, data scientists, and academics including UNSW’s Dr Oliver Brown. The song was inspired by the recent bushfires in Australia, and incorporated koala, kookaburra, and Tasmanian devil calls. It conveyed a message of hope, […]

Dami Im

Over the course of the last month Australia’s own Eurovision runner-up, Dami Im, has been crisscrossing the east coast with her own special redesigned headline tour. Before arriving in Sydney next week City Hub was able to snag some rare time to speak with Im about the inspiration behind her new music and this redesigned […]

THE NAKED CITY – THE EURO-EVERYWHERE SONG CONTEST

Congratulations to Kate Miller-Heidke, who has just been voted as Australia’s representative at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. As you probably know the public got to have their say this year as to who our chosen singer would be and Kate topped both the popular and jury votes. Regardless of the quality of the warblers […]

Sydney’s Loving Interpretation of Eurovision

BY RITA BRATOVICH For clarification: Eurovision is a broadcasting network owned by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) which is an affiliation of networks across Europe and the world. The Eurovision Song Contest is run by Eurovision/EBU and participation is open to members of the EBU. Australia’s SBS TV Network is an associate of EBU which […]

REVIEW: Jessica Mauboy – All The Hits Live

Jessica Mauboy, an exceptional Australian singer/songwriter delivered a star performance at Sydney’s ICC Theatre last Friday night. Mauboy opened with, Can I Get A Moment. Her obvious fearless talent as she continued to sing her set list, telling her story starting her career in country music, singing Tammy Wynette’s Stand By Your Man, at the […]

THE NAKED CITY: LET’S HEAR IT FOR UKRAINE!

Now that the glitter has settled on this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, it’s time to reflect on the second year of Australia’s questionable intrusion and some of the more disturbing issues that it raises. Nothing against the vivacious Dami Im, but we were shamelessly rooting for Ukraine, not only to piss off the bellicose Russians, […]

THE NAKED CITY – SORRY GUY, WE WERE ROOTING FOR PKN

It’s no secret that the Eurovision Song Contest has been dogged with controversy over the years, be it supposed collusion between certain countries in the voting process or simply the artists chosen to represent the participating nations. This year Australia’s own Guy Sebastian was ‘invited’ as a kind of wildcard entry, heavily promoted by the […]