Heath Media, in collaboration with the AU review, is proud to announce the launch of pre-orders for the upcoming Australia’s Year in Music: 2010, with an introductory rate of $59. The book is set to be released on February 7th. Pre-orders can be made at this official website: http://www.australiasyearinmusic.com/

Only 250 copies are being made available during the pre-order period, and we don’t expect them to last. A total of 500 hardcover copies of the 200 page full colour books will be made available in total, each individually numbered. No further hardcover copies will be printed.We are proud to be printing the book locally with Ligare.

Among the highlights of the events included in the book: Adelaide Fringe Festival, Bacardi Express, Big British Sound, Big Day Out, Byron Bay Bluesfest, Cherry Rock Festival 2010, Come Together Festival, Community Cup, Creative Sydney, Days Like This, Falls Festival, Field Day (TAS and VIC), Future Music Festival, Good Vibrations Festival, Groovin’ The Moo, Laneway Festival, One Movement Festival, Peats Ridge Festival, Pyramid Rock Festival, Raggamuffin, Smirnoff Nightlife Exchange Project, Song Summit, Sounds Loud Festival, Splendour in the Grass, Sydney Festival, Sydney Fringe Festival, WAMi Festival, We Love Sounds, West Coast Blues and Roots Festival … and many more!


Among the artists to be featured: AC/DC, Al Green, Alpine, Art Vs Science, Ball Park Music, Black Gold, Black Lips, Bliss N Eso, Boy & Bear, Bridezilla, Buddy Guy, Cassette Kids, Cat Power, Children Collide, City Riots, Cloud Control, Cog, Crayon Fields, Crowded House, Dan Sultan, Daniel Johnston, Deep Sea Arcade, Delphic, Dillinger Escape Plan, Dinosaur Jr., Fire! Santa Rosa, Fire!, Franz Ferdinand, Girl Talk, Gogol Bordello, Goons of Doom, Grizzly Bear, Guineafowl, Gyroscope, Hungry Kids of Hungary, Jeff Beck, Kevin Devine, Klaxons, La Mancha Negra, La Roux, Lauren Hill, Major Lazer, Matisyahu, Method Man and Redman, Miami Horror, Michachu and the Shapes, Mondo Generator, Mumford and Sons, Muse, Neon Indian, Operator Please, Patrick Watson, Pendulum, Philadelphia Grand Jury, Presets, Rat Vs Possum, Richard in Your Mind, Rockwiz LIVE, Seekae, Shaggy, Shapeshifter, Silverchair, Soilwork, Sparkadia, Spinnerette, Stereophonics, Tame Impala, The Big Pink, The Boat People, The Decemberists, The Jezabels, The King Khan and BBQ Show, The Living End, The Mars Volta, The Medics, The Mountain Goats, The Novocaines, The Smashing Pumpkins, The Swell Season, The Temper Trap, Them Crooked Vultures, Train, Vampire Weekend, We Say Bamboulee, Whipped Cream Chargers, WIM, You Am I, Yves Klein Blue … and way too many more to mention.
This just scratches the surface!

Full lists will be revealed over the course of the coming weeks, and will be found at the official website.

Queensland Flood Relief Appeal
In light of the ongoing floods in Queensland, we will be donating $2 from every book purchased before November 18th to the Queensland Flood Relief Appeal. Our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the disaster.

We encourage you to donate to the Queensland Government’s appeal here: http://www.qld.gov.au/floods/donate.html