Five new artists will be immortalised in the ARIA Hall of Fame this year, joining Australian music legends such as AC/DC, INXS, Nick Cave and more.
The Church, John Williamson, Models (pictured), Johnny Young and The Loved Ones have all been chosen to join the ARIA Hall of Fame in 2010.
ARIA Chairman and Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sony Music Entertainment Australia & NZ Denis Handlin, AM said, "It's very exciting to be again celebrating the extraordinary history of Australian popular music and the many incredible artists who have made it so special. We are delighted to induct such a distinguished group of Australian artists into the ARIA Hall of Fame. Between them there are many years of unforgettable music history, including the 40th career anniversary of John Williamson and the 30-year anniversary of the church. We are proud to honour them all."
The ARIA Hall of Fame inductions will take place at Hordern Pavilion on Wednesday, October 27 2010. The event will also be broadcast on free to air TV as a RocKwiz special for SBS airing on Saturday, October 30 at 9.20pm.
Preliminary ARIA Awards and more nominations will be announced from Sydney today. Stay tuned to NovaFM for the action.