Twenty years after his tragic passing, we pay tribute to one of Australia's most dynamic rock stars.
We mark World Television Day by sharing two recent ‘finds’ in the NFSA’s vast television collection.
The 1930s Cinesound casting books at the heart of the new Starstruck exhibition.
Australia's 'Tin Pan Alley' was born 75 years ago with a burst of patriotic wartime songwriting.
We recently acquired a small collection of seven rare Pathé vertical-cut disc records featuring recordings by Melbourne-born music hall star Billy Williams.
What was Australia’s first gold record? You may be surprised to learn that it involved a harmonica and the Three Bears.
We look back at the legacy of Daddy Cool, a band which delivered many firsts for Australian music.
What do dingoes, 80s rock and an orgasmic opus have in common? They're all part of the 2014 Sounds of Australia!
American DJ Casey Kasem's American Top 40 was a fixture on commercial radio stations all over the world. He passed away on 15 June 2014.
The NFSA presented a National Songwriting Award to Francesca de Valence for her song ‘Beautiful Night’.
The NFSA remembers the significant contribution made by Chrissy Amphlett to Australian music and popular culture.
The decade after the end of the First World War was a period of great excitement in aviation and this was reflected by the popularity of aviator songs.
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