Andrew P. Street

triple j and the tweet heard around Australia

How the youth broadcaster’s jokey take on a meme raised serious questions about ageism and sexism in music

Who supports the supports? COVID-19 still has the Australian music industry on its knees

Australia’s music industry is practically on life support as the pandemic approaches the two-year mark – no thanks to the federal government

AC/DC’s ‘It’s A Long Way To The Top’: a celebration of Bon Scott’s bagpipe classic

To mark what would have been the 75th Bonaversary, let’s revisit the song that turned AC/DC into legends

The Great Chart Singularity is upon us

Artists today have to battle for chart supremacy against the entire history of recorded music – including their younger selves

Seven reasons why Jimmy Barnes is the David Bowie of Australia

It’s time the Oz Rock Chameleon got his due

Did Australian music peak in the year 2000? These albums suggest so

Make a wish, Australia: these are 21sts to celebrate

Even when Michael Gudinski was wrong, he ended up right

Five times the Aussie music mogul, who died March 2, had a success story waiting to happen under his nose – and nearly missed it

Who’s going to take out the 2020 Australian Music Prize?

Every year there’s a sniffy discussion about the winner of the AMP, and 2020 should be sniffier than usual

How predictable is the Hottest 100 this year?

After an unprecedented year will triple j’s annual poll give us some much-needed confidence?

2021, the local music industry is counting on you. Don’t let us down

What silver linings – and future trends – can we pick out of the rubble of a year we’d sooner forget?