Hot Off The Press Publicity

[e] publicity@hotoffthepress.com.au
[w] www.hotoffthepress.com.au
[a] Suite 102M, Level 1, The Block Arcade,
282 Collins Street, Melbourne Victoria, 3000
[Australia] [p] (03) 9014 1096 | (07) 4015 3205

[New Zealand] [p] (09) 887 0405
[e] publicity@hotoffthepress.co.nz

Hot Off The Press Publicity

Hot Off The Press Publicity is a specialist music PR company servicing Australia and New Zealand. 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 local 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

The Screaming Jets - Chrome AlbumTHE SCREAMING JETS RELEASE FIRST STUDIO ALBUM IN EIGHT YEARS
Posted 2nd May
The Screaming Jets smash back onto their airwaves with their new release, their seventh studio album – Chrome. The release demonstrates why more than 25 years since their debut release, the former Novocastrians are still considered one of the best pub rock exports to come out of the Australian music scene. Chrome is a kick-ass long-player, heavy laden with riffs and gritty guitar solos, encompassing strong basslines and a tightness that can only come from years on the road. [more]

Brealyn Sheehan ETHEREAL FAR NORTH QUEENSLAND SONGSTRESS
BREALYN SHEEHAN RELEASES DEBUT EP

Posted: 13th April
Following up a successful single release earlier this year, Far North Queensland singer-songwriter Brealyn Sheehan is set to release her debut EP – Temptation’s Door – this April. Combining a heady mix of indie-folk, jazz and blues, Temptation’s Door is a testimony to romantic and familial love, touching on universal themes of love, desire and longing. Brealyn has been honing her craft for a while, experimenting with songwriting and instrumentation.... [more]
Kevin Bloody Wilson AUSSIE ICON KEVIN BLOODY WILSON
ANNOUNCES MORE DATES ON
THE SECOND OF THE FINAL FAREWELL TOURS… PERHAPS SOLO TOUR

Posted 13th April
Aussie comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson wasn’t satisfied with just taking his The First of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps out on the road – if you’re going to give it a whirl saying good-bye then you need to milk it for all its worth. Enter the Second of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps that has already seen the funnyman performing to packed houses around the country in the first couple of months of 2016. [more]
The Chantoozies

PARTY BAND THE CHANTOOZIES GET READY
TO RAISE THE ROOF AT VERTIGO AS PART OF
THE REEF HOTEL CASINO’S 20 YEAR CELEBRATIONS

Posted 13th April
Beloved 80’s poppets The Chantoozies are heading to the Tropical North for two special nights as part of The Reef Hotel Casino’s 20 year celebrations. Renowned as one of Australia’s best party bands, The Chantoozies - Tottie Goldsmith, Ally Fowler and Eve von Bibra – will entertain with their originals, crowd favourites and dance floor anthems, making for a two very special evenings of smooth sounds and brilliant boogying. [more]

DARYL BRAITHWAITEDARYL BRAITHWAITE’S RESCHEDULED SHOW AT VERTIGO ANNOUNCED FOR MAY 2016 CELEBRATING THE REEF HOTEL CASINO’S 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY
Posted 12th April
After illness forced the postponement of Daryl Braithwaite’s scheduled shows at The Reef Hotel Casino in February this year, Vertigo Cocktail Bar & Lounge are excited to announce the iconic artist’s return in May. Back by popular demand for two special nights, Daryl is set to delight audiences on Mother’s Day weekend – Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th May – and his return will continue [more]
Cairns songbird Brealyn Sheehan
celebrates the release of her debut EP Temptation’s Door
with a special hometown launch this April

Posted 6th April
Celebrating the anticipated release of her debut EP Temptation’s Door, Cairns-based singer-songwriter Brealyn Sheehan is gearing up for a special hometown launch this April. The intimate showcase, to be held at Crate 59 on April 16 – the day after Temptation’s Door is released nationally – will bring to fruition months of hard-work and a lifetime of inspiration. [more]
Tanks Arts Centre[Program] Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns Qld
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. For this month's program, [click here]
Keely JohnsonFar North Queensland golden girl Keely Johnson releases debut solo single as an ode to her musical hero –
The Man In The Hat

Posted 6th April
There would be few in the country music industry who are not aware of Burdekin-based Keely Johnson. The inspirational teenager has already earned a name for herself both from her previous #1 hit on the country charts – a duet with Lee Kernaghan titled Turn This To Gold in 2014 – to her enduring charity work. [more]
Kevin Bloody Wilson Aussie icon Kevin Bloody Wilson adds a run of dates on his Second Of The Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps for May 2016
Posted: 31st March
Aussie comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson wasn’t satisfied with just taking his The First of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps out on the road – if you’re going to give it a whirl saying good-bye then you need to milk it for all its worth. Enter The Second of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps that has already seen the funnyman play to packed houses over the first couple of months of 2016. [more]
Brothers Angels And Demons Brothers Angels And Demons – The Story Behind The Brewster Brothers Tour Returns In 2016
With A String Of Special Show Dates

Posted 31st March
There are few stories in the Australian music industry more interesting and diverse than that of Rick and John Brewster, the founding musicians behind rock legends The Angels. In 2014, the musicians, who have aptly named the title of Australia’s premier guitarists, decided to do something different. [more]
1927Iconic 80s band 1927 return to Vertigo for two special nights in April to celebrate The Reef Hotel Casino’s 20 years
Posted 31st March
The line-up of amazing musicians just keeps growing as The Reef Hotel Casino celebrates 20 years this year. Now, back by popular demand, iconic band 1927 are returning for two special nights in April, bringing their unique brand of Aussie rock to the Vertigo stage. If the band’s previous performances at the Casino are anything to go by, the house will be packed and the music will be pumping! [more]
Peter CupplesPeter Cupples returns to the far north for three special nights as part of The Reef Hotel Casino’s 20 year celebrations
Posted 31st March
After two stints performing to packed houses at The Reef Hotel Casino, former Stylus lead-singer Peter Cupples is returning to the North for three special nights at Vertigo in April. As part of The Reef Hotel Casino’s 20 year celebrations, a bevy of legendary Australian musicians are taking to the Vertigo stage throughout 2016 and based on Peter’s previous appearances, his shows will be highlight anticipated. [more]
The Screaming Jets - Chrome

The Screaming Jets announce their highly anticipated Chrome album tour – rockin’ around Australia in 2016
Posted 23rd March
As one of the country’s most rockin’ album bands, The Screaming Jets are back after eight years with a new studio release – Chrome. To say the band are f**king excited would be an understatement, their seventh studio album has been a labour of love and by all accounts, sits up there with their best. [more]

The Man In Black – Reloaded – The Johnny Cash Story Starring Australian Country Superstars Adam Harvey & Catherine Britt The Man In Black – Reloaded – The Johnny Cash Story Starring Australian Country Superstars Adam Harvey & Catherine Britt comes to Tasmania
Posted 22nd March
The revered show The Man in Black is back… and it is reloaded for a string of special shows in Tasmania this April. The Man in Black – Reloaded features country superstar Adam Harvey and Queen of country Catherine Britt in a mesmerising show paying homage to the life and music of the legendary Johnny Cash. [more]
Kevin Bloody Wilson Aussie icon Kevin Bloody Wilson announces more dates on the Second Of The Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps Tour for 2016
Posted 18th March
Aussie comedian Kevin Bloody Wilson wasn’t satisfied with just taking his The First of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps out on the road – if you’re going to give it a whirl saying good-bye then you need to milk it for all its worth. Enter The Second of the Final Farewell Tours… Perhaps that has already seen the funnyman performing to packed houses around the country in the first couple of months of 2016 [more]
Mornings Easter Eggstravaganza at The Reef Hotel Casino Mornings Easter Eggstravaganza at The Reef Hotel Casino
Posted 17th March
The Reef Hotel Casino’s Mornings in the Arena are one of the most popular events on the local calendar. Now, the Casino is kicking it up in March to celebrate Easter with its Mornings Eggstravaganza continuing the 20 year celebrations at the precinct. Shifting the special Mornings event forward to a Thursday – thanks to the Easter public holiday the following day – the special two-part show will feature some of the most impressive talents around and will be hosted by long-time Mornings in the Arena host Rhys Tolhurst. [more]

More media releases, interviews, etc... >>


Home

Services

Media Centre

News

Clients

Testimonials

Employment

HOTP Team

Contact Us


Instagram

 

Join us on Facebook

Follow us on Twiter Follow us on Pinterest See our Instagram pics Add us to your network Follow us on Google+ Subscribe to our YouTube Channel
  Legal / Privacy | Site Map