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Angus Stone Announces First Solo North American Tour

"a plaintive melody and muscular guitar riff create dreamy tension" – USA Today
“…bears a resonance imcomparable to anything Angus has ever done.” – Paste

Nettwerk Records releases Broken Brights, the exceptional solo effort from Angus Stone, perhaps better known as half of the acclaimed sibling duo, Angus & Julia Stone, and the voice behind the pair's stand-out track "Big Jet Plane," which has more than 11 million YouTube views.

Starting September 11th, Angus takes to the road to share the album across North America. The month-long headline tour kicks off in Los Angeles at the famed Troubadour music venue and wraps in Philadelphia, PA on September 30. This is the first time Angus has toured North America without his co-conspirator and sister, Julia Stone.

Julia Stone Releases Video For Latest Single "It's All Okay"

Julia Stone has released a new video for her latest single "It's All Okay," from her forthcoming solo album By The Horns, out May 29.  "It's All Okay" is available now in iTunes (here). 

Angus Stone Releases "Bird On The Buffalo" From Forthcoming Solo Release

Angus Stone - Bird On The Buffalo (Radio Edit) by nettwerk music group

Available today, Angus Stone – of critically acclaimed sibling duo, Angus & Julia Stone - shares lead single, “Bird On The Buffalo,” from his forthcoming summer solo release titled Broken Brights.

While on the road in Europe, Stone sat in a hotel room, musing on the symbiotic relationships between the bird and the buffalo, the co-operative behavior between two very different species, working together for mutual survival.

This is Stone. In order to challenge himself as both a musician and performer, Stone draws upon a variety of unexpected sources – instrumentation, vocal stylings, genres – to create his song, “to let the conversation of the energy unfold into a creation,” says Stone.

Angus & Julia Stone Announce 2012 Solo Albums; Julie Stone To Release 'By The Horns' May 29; New Single And Video Out Now

Earlier this year, critically-acclaimed Australian siblings Angus & Julia Stone announced plans to each release solo albums in 2012 before pairing back up for another Angus & Julia Stone full-length. Today, Julia Stone announces the release of her album By The Horns on May 29th, and celebrates by delivering her captivating first single “Let’s Forget All The Things That We Say.”

Watch The Video For “Let’s Forget All The Things That We Say,” directed by Jessie Hill and co-starring actor Shiloh Fernandez: 

Keep reading for more information...

Nettwerk Records Canadian End Of Year Recap

As 2011 comes to a close, Nettwerk Music Group is excited to share a year-end recap of some significant milestones the label has achieved in Canada.

Toronto’s revered indie-folk/rock band Great Lake Swimmers saw their Juno-nominated album Lost Channels exceed 16,000 copies sold, bringing their career sales to nearly 30,000 albums in their home country. Meanwhile, Australian sibling duo Angus & Julia Stone, whose sophomore album Down The Way debuted at #118 on the Canadian Soundscan Album Chart, saw their album surpass 10,000 copies sold in Canada, with break-out single “Big Jet Plane” exceeding 11,000 in track sales.

Nettwerk has also been focused on expanding its label roster over the past 12 months with the addition of various up-and-coming Canadian talents, including Vancouver-based folk singer/songwriter Joshua Hyslop, Waterloo sibling trio Kidstreet, Toronto-born folk/rock artist Liam Titcomb and Vancouver-based electro synth-pop fivesome Young Liars.  More information on each artist is below.

“Since its inception over 25 years ago, Nettwerk has remained committed to the flourishing Canadian music scene,” says Nettwerk President Ric Arboit. “We’ve signed some amazing Canadian talent in the past months are excited to be redoubling out efforts in 2012.”

In addition to new albums from the aforementioned label roster additions, 2012 brings anticipated releases from some of Nettwerk’s most loved Canadian artists, including 2010 Juno-Nominees Great Lake Swimmers and Vancouver’s Frazey Ford (of the Be Good Tanyas). Angus & Julia Stone will also return with new music following the worldwide success of sophomore album Down The Way, and Grammy-nominated remixer/prdoucer Morgan Page will release his new single “Body Work,” a collaboration with Canadian indie duo Tegan & Sara.

New 'Twilight' Soundtrack Featuring Exclusive Angus & Julia Stone Song Out Today!

Today marks the release of the latest Twilight soundtrack: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1.  The highly-anticipated soundtrack features a brand new song from Nettwerk recording artist Angus & Julia Stone called "Love Will Take You There."  Other artists on the soundtrack include Bruno Mars, Christina Perri, The Belle Brigade, The Joy Formidable, Theophilus London and many more.

The entire soundtrack is currently available for streaming on Spotify HERE.

For the latest music videos from Angus & Julia Stone, visit Nettwerk's YouTube channel HERE

In Case You Missed It: Julia Stone With Flaming Lips And Edward Sharpe In LA

Julie Stone, one half of brother/sister duo Angus & Julia Stone, joined the Flaming Lips and Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros on stage at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in June for a free surprise sunrise performance of "Do You Realize." Check it out above.

Julie Stone's solo album, The Memory Machine, is out now. Listen to the album HERE.

Angus & Julia Stone's "You're The One That I Want" Cover On 'So You Think You Can Dance;' Duo Releases New Animated Video!

Last week, So You Think You Can Dance finalist Melanie danced solo to Angus & Julia Stone's cover of "You're The One That I Want" from the musical Grease. As a result, the track sold more than 4,800 copies this week, and both the 'Big Jet Plane EP' (which the cover initially appeared on) and the band's award-winninn sophomore album Down The Way landed on the Billboard Folk Chart this week. Check out the solo performance above. 

Additionally, Nylon Magazine premiered a heart-breaking animated video today by the Aussie brother/sister duo for the track "I'm Not Yours Anymore" from Down The Way. See the original post from Nylon here, and check out the video on YouTube below.

Nettwerk At Coachella: fun. and Angus & Julia Stone On Sunday, April 17

If you are headed out to the desert this weekend for Coachella, don't miss Nettwerk artists fun. and Angus & Julia Stone, who are both playing Sunday, April 17

fun. will play the Outdoor Theatre Stage from 2:25pm - 3:10pm.
Watch fun.'s "Walking The Dog" HERE

Angus & Julia Stone
will play the Gobi Tent from 3:50pm - 4:35pm.  
Watch Angus & Julia Stone's "Big Jet Plane" HERE

Check Out Julia Stone's New Video For "Maybe"

Check out the haunting new video from Julia Stone (of Aussie bro/sis Angus & Julia Stone) for the track "Maybe" from her critically-acclaimed solo debut The Memory Machine

And if you haven't heard it yet, listen to gorgeous track "Let You Break" from William Fitzsimmons' new album Gold In The Shadow, featuring Julia on vocals. 

William Fitzsimmons - Let You Break (featuring Julia Stone) by nettwerkmusicgroup

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