|Parent company||Australian Broadcasting Corporation|
|Distributor(s)||Universal Music Australia |
|Country of origin||Australia|
ABC Music is an Australian independent record label that operates as part of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. The label has been in existence for over 40 years and represents a large and diverse catalogue of recordings by Australian and international artists.
ABC Music's catalogue covers a wide variety of genres including country, classical, blues, roots, folk, alternative rock, children's, jazz, world, Indigenous Australian music, easy listening, spoken word, comedy, pop, rock, and punk.
The label has also released many compilation albums for ABC Radio stations and programs. This includes triple j's Hottest 100, Like A Version, House Party, One Night Stand, Beat The Drum and 40 Years Of Music releases, as well as tribute albums to Nick Cave and Paul Kelly. It is also home to a number of popular compilation series, including Countdown, rage, Hit Country, Beaut Ute and ABC KIDS themed titles.
The label's roster features many of Australia’s top artists including, among others:
The label also releases music from ABC brands and identities, including:
ABC Music has also released albums from international artists, including:
- Terra Lightfoot
- Soweto Gospel Choir
- Serena Ryder
- Eric Bibb
- Dean Brody
- Emerson Drive
- Tim Chaisson
- Doc Walker
- Big Daddy Wilson
- Gord Bamford
- Aled Jones
ABC Music acts as the umbrella label for a host of imprints, including:
ABC Music Publishing
In addition to the record label, ABC Music Publishing represents some of Australia’s most recognised songwriters and composers, including You Am I, Ruby Boots, Ben Salter, The Audreys, Sean O'Boyle, Juice Music, Tim Rogers, Davey Lane, Kit Warhurst, Amanda Brown, Rosie Westbrook, Sara Storer, Andy Clockwise, Sinead Burgess, Lachlan Bryan, Rhys Muldoon and many more.
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