In 1929, Hoyts took the latest 'talking pictures' technology on tour to regional Australia.
Discover the stories behind some of Australia's beloved – and also lesser-known – national treasures.
With the news of the passing of Don Burrows, Australia has lost a giant and pioneer of modern Australian jazz.
Meet the Amazing Miss A - popular ragtime pianist Winifred Atwell, who conquered the charts in the 1950s and later made Australia her home.
Paul Cox, Australia's most prolific film auteur, has passed away.
Robert Stigwood, one of the most successful and influential Australians involved in the entertainment industry, has died aged 81.
Australian journalist Lillian Roxon was a pioneer when it came to giving rock music the serious attention it deserved.
We invited musician and composer Heinz Riegler to re-imagine a 1939 recording of a talking budgerigar that featured in the Art of Sound exhibition.
Shana Tiang, winner of the 'Test of War' Young Composers' national competition, shares her love of music with the NFSA.
The death of Christian Houllemare over the June long weekend shocked and saddened the Sydney independent music community.
With the passing of Doc Neeson we have lost an icon of Australian rock, writes sound curator Thorsten Kaeding.
Listen to our Oral History interview with Wendy Hughes as Meg Labrum and Ken Berryman celebrate the talent and beauty of one of Australia's most beloved actors.
David Bridie, one of the most distinctive voices and songwriters in Australian music, will launch the NFSA’s 100 Seats program – a unique, intimate session with renowned performers exploring their ideas and their art, limited to 100 tickets.
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