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Encyclopedia > Australian Record Industry Association
Music of Australia
Aborigines Pub
English, Irish and Scottish Other immigrants
Timeline and samples
Genres Classical - Hip hop - Jazz - Country- Rock (Indie · Hardcore punk)
Organisations ARIA
Awards Australian Music Centre · ARIA Music Awards · The Deadlys
Charts ARIA Charts, JJJ Hottest 100
Festivals List: Big Day Out · Livid · Homebake · Falls · Stompem Ground
Tamworth (Country)
Media CAAMA, Countdown, Rage, Triple J, ABC
National anthem "Advance Australia Fair"

The Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA) is a trade group representing the Australian recording industry. It oversees the collection, administration and distribution of music licenses and royalties. The earliest music of Australia was the folk music of the Australian Aborigines. ... Ŵú Australian Aborigines are the native peoples of Australia. ... Pub rock is a style of Australian rock and roll popular throughout the 1970s and 1980s and still influencing contemporary Australian music today. ... Australia is home to several large immigrant communities, including the Vietnamese, Indonesians, Filipinos and others. ... Surf music is a genre of popular music associated with surf culture. ... The trends of Australian music have often mirrored those of the United States and Britain. ... Problems listening to the files? See media help. ... Subcategories There are 3 subcategories to this category. ... Australian hip hop began in the early 1980s, primarily influenced by hip hop music and culture imported via radio and television from America. ... Jazz is an American musical genre very substantially created by African Americans. ... Australian country music is a vibrant part of the music of Australia. ... Australian rock and rock musicians have produced a wide variety of music. ... Australian indie rock is part of the overall flow of Australian rock history but has a distinct history somewhat separate from mainstream rock in Australia, largely from the end of the punk rock era onwards. ... Australian hardcore punk is an active rock music subgenre with a dedicated following. ... The Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards (commonly known as ARIA Music Awards or ARIA Awards) is an annual awards night celebrating the Australian music industry, put on by the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA). ... The Deadlys are an annual celebration of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander achievement in music, sport, entertainment and community. ... The ARIA charts are a record of the highest selling singles and albums in various genres. ... The Triple J Hottest 100 is an annual top 100 list, based on the votes of Australian youth radio station Triple J listeners, in order to determine their favourite song of the year. ... A music festival is a festival that presents a number of musical performances usually tied together through a theme or genre. ... This is a list of music festivals in Australia // A-E Aquarius Festival Australian Gospel Music Festival Big Day Out - national - from 1992 Darwin International Guitar Festival Earthcore F-L Falls Festival Gone South Homebake M-O Meredith Music Festival List of Meredith Music Festival lineups by year Offshore Festival... The Datsuns playing at the Melbourne BDO, 2004 The Big Day Out is an annual one day music festival which tours Australasia. ... LiViD, short for Linux Video and DVD, was a collection of projects that aim to create program tools and software libraries related to DVD for Linux operating system. ... Homebake is an annual Australian rock festival, featuring an all-Australian lineup (with the occasional artist from New Zealand. ... Snout playing at the 2001 Falls Festival The Falls Festival is a New Years Eve music festival, held annually in Australia since 1993-94. ... Stompen Ground Festival in Broome, in the Kimberley region of Western Australia is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander owned, designed and managed arts and cultural festival. ... The Tamworth Country Music Festival is a celebration of Australias rich country music culture and heritage. ... The Central Australian Aboriginal Media Association (CAAMA) is an organization founded in 1980 by Freda Glynn, Phillip Batty and John Macumba in order to expose Aboriginal music and culture to the rest of Australia from its Alice Springs media centre. ... Countdown was a long-running popular weekly Australian music television show broadcast by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation from late 1974 until 1987. ... Rage is an all-night Australian music video program that has been broadcast on ABC TV on Friday and Saturday nights. ... Triple J (JJJ) is a nationally-networked, government-funded Australian radio station (a division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation), mainly aimed at youth (defined as those between 12 and 25). ... The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) is Australias national public broadcaster. ... A national anthem is a generally patriotic musical composition that is formally recognized by a countrys government as their states official national song. ... Advance Australia Fair is the official national anthem of Australia, not, contrary to popular belief, Waltzing Matilda. ... It has been suggested that Licensing (strategic alliance) be merged into this article or section. ... A royalty is a sum paid to the creator of performance art for the use of that art. ...

It is the Australian counterpart of the Recording Industry Association of America. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is the trade group that represents the U.S. recording industry. ...

ARIA is usually seen less aggressive than it's American counterpart, RIAA but RIAA has targeted individuals in the last year, a move not appreciated by the majority of Australians, particularily the younger generations. Research released by ASIC showed that yearly trends showed that file sharing was on the rise and there was no sign of change. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is a special interest group representing the U.S. recording industry, and the body responsible for certifying gold and platinum albums and singles in the USA. For more information about sales data see list of best selling albums and list of best selling...

See also

The Australian Recording Industry Association Music Awards (commonly known as ARIA Music Awards or ARIA Awards) is an annual awards night celebrating the Australian music industry, put on by the Australian Record Industry Association (ARIA). ... The ARIA charts are a record of the highest selling singles and albums in various genres. ...

External link

  • ARIA Home Page



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