Midnight Oil, Armistice Day, Live at The Domain, Sydney

Produced by Blink TV, ‘Armistice Day: Live At The Domain, Sydney’ album, DVD and Blu-Ray out Fri 9 Nov, available for pre-order now + ‘Treaty (feat. Yirrmal)’ out now. Head to www.midnightoil.com/armisticeday for more info. Watch the trailer for Midnight Oil Live at The Domain, Sydney. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g02kM0UjXVI[/youtube]

Eurovision – Australia Decides announced

SBS secures Australia’s spot in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest and this time… It’s up to YOU to decide the song and artist! Eurovision - Australia Decides Song submissions now open SBS, with production partners Blink TV, have secured Australia’s participation as a competitor at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest and, for the first time ever, will host a national contest Eurovision - Australia Decides to select the song and artist to represent the country on the world’s biggest stage.   [youtube]https://youtu.be/xAe0sJS_Ed8[/youtube] Watch the 'Eurovision - Australia Decides' announcement clip on SBS's YouTube channel    Eurovision - Australia Decides will...
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‘Champion’ by Jael, Australia’s song for Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018

The ABC and Blink TV are thrilled to announce that Jael will sing Champion at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Champion is an uplifting pop-power anthem that delivers an empowering message – that there’s a bold and brave champion inside of us all! Held on Sunday 25th November at the Minsk Arena, Belarus, ABC ME will broadcast to Australia all the incredible performances of the 16th JESC competition during a very special family television event on Monday 26th November at 6pm.   [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lWqfWtPE1s[/youtube] Watch Jael - Champion on YouTube Hailing from Melbourne Victoria, 12-year-old Jael is the singing superstar...
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Jael Wena to light up the stage for Australia at the Junior Eurovision Song Content 2018

The ABC have announced that the incredibly talented Jael Wena will represent Australia at the Junior Eurovision Song Content 2018 (JESC), with ABC ME broadcasting the spectacular event for the second year. Following on from the breakthrough success of Isabella Clarke in 2017, who placed third with her song Speak Up, the competition is on and once again Australia will be going for gold!To be held on Sunday 25 November at the Minsk Arena, Belarus, ABC ME will broadcast all the incredible performances of the 16th JESC competition during a very special family television event on Monday November 26 at...
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Jessica Mauboy releases Australia’s official Eurovision song #We Got Love

2018 Eurovision contestant and Australia’s most recognisable, multi-platinum, all round entertainer, Jessica Mauboy has had the internet buzzing this week as teasers of her brand new Eurovision song spread like wildfire. Released globally today, Jessica will sing the emotive, uplifting and powerful anthem #We Got Love at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest, to be held in Lisbon, Portugal and broadcast exclusively on SBS from 9 to 13 May. Listen to #We Got Love and watch Jessica’s official Eurovision video clip [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J4XZxbrvepw[/youtube] Jessica Mauboy said: “I love the Eurovision Song Contest. I have since I was a little girl watching it with...
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Watch the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras

Here is how to watch SBS's coverage of the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, with Joel Creasey, Magda Szubanski, Patrick Abboud, and Urzila Carlson. You can watch either SBS's coverage, (Australia only) or the full stream on twitter (available world wide). Watch SBS's coverage on SBS OnDemand The television broadcast will featured the best and brightest floats and costumes in the parade, interviews with special guest and celebrities including international music icon Cher, commentary from Magda Szubanski and Joel Creasey, as well as on the ground coverage from Urzila Carlson. The Feed’s Patrick Abboud will present a series of stories which introduces...
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Magda Szubanski and Joel Creasey join Urzila Carlson and Patrick Abboud to host the 40th Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras on SBS

In celebration of the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras’s 40th anniversary, SBS brings a special, glitter-filled broadcast of the event to living rooms across the nation on Sunday, 4 March at 8.30pm. Fresh off the back of an epic year for the LGBTIQ+ community, actress and equality activist Magda Szubanski, comedian Joel Creasey and The Feed’s Patrick Abboud are joined by comedian and television personality Urzila Carlson to host coverage of the event. Magda Szubanski said: “Mardi Gras is a spectacular celebration of equality, pride and self- expression that promotes a broader message of diversity and acceptance. I’m so...
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Jessica Mauboy is Australia’s artist for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest!

She performed on the world stage as a guest in 2014, but this time... she’s chasing Eurovision glory. SBS and Blink TV are proud to announce that Jessica Mauboy is Australia’s contestant at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest, to be held in Lisbon, Portugal and broadcast exclusively on SBS from May 9 to13, 2018. In 2014, Jessica made history when she was invited to perform as an interval act at the Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, Denmark, being the first non-European solo artist to do so. This time, she’s competing for Australia and a shot at Eurovision glory. Jessica Mauboy...
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Start guessing… Australia’s 2018 Eurovision Song Contest artist to be revealed Monday 11 December!

The Australian artist chasing Eurovision glory at the world’s biggest song contest is about to be announced, on Monday 11 December. The 2018 Eurovision Contest will mark Australia’s fourth year of competing in the event, following a remarkable record of three top ten finishes, with Guy Sebastian’s fifth place in 2015, Dami Im’s second place in 2016, and Isaiah Firebrace coming ninth in the 2017 contest, which was held earlier this year in Kyiv, Ukraine. Now comes our chance to do it all again, at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal in May. So, who will our next...
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Congratulations Isabella Clarke, 3rd in Junior Eurovision Song Contest

ABC and Blink TV congratulate Isabella Clarke on placing an extraordinary 3rd at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2017 (JESC), following an amazing performance of her catchy pop anthem Speak Up, at last night’s event at the Tbilisi Sports Palace, Georgia, behind Russia and Georgia. The Melbourne singing sensation wowed the judges, jury and the international audience during last night’s event. Isabella hit all the right notes to come 3rd out of 16 competing countries. This is the highest place Australia has received since joining the JESC in 2015. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFxmKOagFvc[/youtube] “We congratulate Isabella on her extraordinary achievement - she should...
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