Hot Off The Press Publicity

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Hot Off The Press Publicity

Hot Off The Press Publicity is a specialist music PR company with offices in Victoria and Queensland. Working on national tours, festivals, gigs and album releases, HOTP provides comprehensive campaigns for all music genres across print and broadcast media.

Hot Off The Press Publicity is proud to support the Australian music industry.

The only way the community will know about events and releases is to get the message out to the market place. One of the most effective ways of conveying this message (next to advertising) is through editorial and interviews in print media and on broadcast mediums such as radio and television. HOTP specialises in media coverage and making sure the right message gets out to the masses.

With years of music industry and media experience between them, the team at HOTP provides a dedicated and comprehensive PR service for all manner of projects. With more than two decades of relative experience, the HOTP team has worked in music journalism, radio promotions, marketing and touring. This enables HOTP to offer an all-round service ensuring every aspect of music publicity is catered for.

Passionate about the Australian music industry, HOTP works with artists, managers, touring companies, venues and festivals to generate strong media coverage across all mediums. HOTP achieves a high success rate in achieving effective music coverage in all areas of Australia, from metropolitan centres to regional areas. HOTP provides hands-on direct marketing between venues, management, artists, media and the community.

HOTP [Media Releases] This Month

Bill-Chambers-And-Robyn-LudwickA Night Of Story And Song With Bill Chambers And Robyn Ludwick Australia’s Alt-Country Legend Bill Chambers Teams Up With Texas Songstress Robyn Ludwick For A Special Evening Of Song At The Reef Hotel Casino
Posted 24th July
One of Australia’s most respected alt-country musicians Bill Chambers will team up with Texas songstress Robyn Ludwick for A Night of Story and Song at the Vertigo Cocktail Bar and Lounge at The Reef Hotel Casino this August.[more]
Fashion On

Fashion On Events Continue In August - At The Pullman Reef Hotel Casino. Fashion Under The Stars – Fashion On Spring - Friday 22nd August – 7pm – Pullman Poolside
Posted 23rd July
As a part of the ongoing FASHION ON success at The Reef Hotel Casino, the complex is excited to present ‘Fashion Under the Stars’ FASHION ON SPRING this August. The hotel’s poolside will be converted into a fashionista’s paradise on Friday 22nd August for this special event. [more]

Jess HollandCountry Music Powerhouse Jess Holland Announces NT Tour
Posted 21st July
Country music powerhouse Jess Holland is hitting the road and heading to Northern Territory for her first ever Top End Road Show tour. The dynamo vocalist has just released the second single Revolving Door off her most recent album Whole Lot To Say and will celebrate with three massive shows in the top end. [more]

Cup Cake dayWe supported the RSPCA Vic Cupcake Day
Posted 21st July
We're trying to make a difference and support RSPCA Victoria - a cause we really care about. Our goal is to raise $500 to help them continue their important work, and we'd really appreciate it if you could help by sponsoring us through our Supporter page.
To give to my page and support RSPCA -click here-

Thanks in advance for your generosity - it means a lot!

Jess HollandCountry Dynamo Jess Holland Releases 2nd Single From Her Current Album Revolving Door At Radio On July 18
Posted 17th July
Country dynamo Jess Holland has released the second single Revolving Door from her hugely popular second long player Whole Lot to Say and it’s the perfect representation of this powerhouse vocalist’s musical direction. [more]

Grace KnightGrace Knight Announces Special Intimate Melbourne Show Featuring Her Incredible Jazz Back-Catalogue
Posted 16th July
When it comes to picking the voices that have carved out the Australian music scene over the years, Grace Knight is certainly one of the first names to come to mind. From fronting pop darlings Eurogliders to her well-established jazz career, Grace is one of those versatile performers who can turn her vocals to any style effortlessly. [more]

Queens Of the OutbackQueens Of The Outback
Bringing Fabulous To A Town Near You

Posted 16th July
Glitz, glamour and a soundtrack of incredible music are just a few of the experiences in store for audiences attending the 2014 mash-up musical Queens of the Outback. [more]
Kevin Bloody WilsonKevin Bloody Wilson Hits The Road For More Shows Around Australia
Posted 16th July
Aussie comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson is one of few funny-men who totally embody the spirit of Australian humour. He’s revered as an iconic Aussie around the globe and there would be few proud Australians who don’t know the words to his popular songs. [more]
Tanks Arts CentreTanks Arts Centre Cairns, August Program
Posted 16th July
Tanks Arts Centre is a business unit of Cairns Regional Council, in the Community, Sports & Cultural Division. Situated in the Cairns Botanic Gardens precinct, just 4km north of the city’s CBD, the centre is an iconic and innovative, multi-use, contemporary arts facility creatively housed in three converted World War 2 naval oil storage tanks, and set amidst a lush rainforest backdrop. [click for program]
Queens Of the OutbackKiller Queen Return To Rock Cairns With Two Big Nights Of Live Music
Posted 16th July
Glitz, glamour and a soundtrack of incredible music are just a few of the experiences in store for audiences attending the 2014 mash-up musical Queens of the Outback. [more]
The Lowdown Hokum OrchestraThe Lowdown Hokum Orchestra & Burlesque Revue Bring A Saucy Raunch Of Blues And Burlesque To The Wonderland Spiegeltent In August
Posted 1st July
Melbourne’s arts scene will explode with the saucy, raunchy musically driven romp of a show that is theLowdown Hokum Orchestra and Burlesque Revue at the Wonderland Spiegeltent in August. The brain-child of revered blues genius Doc White, the 1920’s and 30’s inspired performance will feature some of the country’s finest artists in a hokum blues, jazz and sexy burlesque infusion set to wow audiences. [more]

One Electric DayOne Electric Day Returns To Werribee Park With A Massive Aussie Rock Line Up Hoodoo Gurus,
James Reyne Plays Australian Crawl, Mondo Rock,
Diesel, Daryl Braithwaite
And Boom Crash Opera
Posted 29th June
The second annual ONE ELECTRIC DAY has announced another massive line-up to rock the great lawn of Werribee Park this November. With the likes of Hoodoo Gurus, James Reyne playing Australian Crawl, Mondo Rock, Diesel, Daryl Braithwaite and Boom Crash Opera, this is set to be the ultimate day of Aussie Rock. Last year’s inaugural event sold out well in advance and it’s anticipated that the 2014 festival of rock will be no different. [more]

Low RentMelbourne’s Alt-Country Tunesmiths Release New EP Grace Radio
Posted: 26th June
Melbourne alt-country champions Low Rent are set to burn their way into the hearts of the nation following the release of their third EP Grace Radio. Having amassed a legion of fans in their home city on the back of their debut effort Waiting to Fall and long-player Words on the Wind, admiration for the six-piece is poised to stretch beyond state-lines. [more]
RHC Vegas WeekendThe Reef Hotel Casino Celebrates The 4th Of July With A Massive Weekend Of Fun Fabulous Vegas Weekend From 4 – 6 July 2014
Posted: 26th June
It’s all about Vegas at The Reef Hotel Casino this July with a massive weekend of entertainment wrapping up in a massive giveaway that will see one lucky Far North Queenslander winning a trip of a lifetime to Las Vegas in Nevada, USA. Kicking off on the traditionally massive 4th of July weekend, there will be a swag of entertainment at the Casino dedicated to the city of lights with cowboys, showgirls, characters, international ukulele musicians, dancers and more. [more]
Col ElliottCol Elliott Releases His Memoir – In Between The Laughter
Posted 25th June
[Excerpt pg. 156] Now here I was… 1970, standing to attention at the base of the gangway as the Queen and Prince Phillip boarded the boat. I had been instructed previously on the do’s and don’ts of being in the presence of royals. “Speak only if you’re spoken to (my Divisional Officer emphasised this point to me), got that Elliott?” he reiterated. [more]

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