The launch, a license agreement with Australian music and entertainment publisher The Brag Media, marks the brand’s tenth international edition.
Launching in early 2020, Rolling Stone Australia will publish premium content across a wide range of platforms including digital, social, podcasts, custom, video, merchandising, events and more. The international edition will feature original as well as syndicated Rolling Stone content most relevant to the Australian audience. Local content strategy will be led by Poppy Reid, Managing Editor, and Tyler Jenke, Editor.
“This new partnership in Australia, where Rolling Stone has a rich history, allows us to give readers in this important market access to the brand’s unparalleled editorial content and world-class live events,” said Gus Wenner, President and Chief Operating Officer, Rolling Stone.
“Rolling Stone is the most iconic music brand of all time and has meant so much to music, entertainment, and politics for over 50 years. We are extremely privileged to have it join The Brag Media family,” said Girgis. “The Brag Media will not only launch an Australian vertical on rollingstone.com, but we will also be representing all the Rolling Stone Australian audiences across the international sites and social media accounts.”
Penske Media Corporation is a member of FIPP.
Vogue Business today announced the launch of The Tech Edit podcast, a weekly podcast series which will explore how technologies and innovations are shaping the future of fashion, luxury and retail. The Tech Edit is hosted by Vogue Business’ Innovation Editor, Maghan McDowell, who is based in the San Francisco Bay Area.19th May 2020 Launches
Future has announced the launch of Metal Hammer Japan on 23 March. The heavy metal music brand will now be available for the first time in the Japanese Language.9th Mar 2020 Launches
The River Group has announced the launch of its new podcast, Content Talks. The podcast will launch with an eight-episode series covering the world of content.4th Mar 2020 Launches
Dennis has announced the launch of a third magazine in its cycling portfolio – Cycling Electric. On sale in the UK from 29 April 2020.2nd Mar 2020 Launches
As publishers face up to the existential threat posed by Covid-19, the last thing it needs is a self-inflicted wound. Yet, many working in distribution and the inflight sector fear that’s exactly what will happen unless there’s a concerted effort in the industry to debunk the myth that printed magazines are coronavirus super-spreaders.30th Jun 2020 Features
Meredith Corporation's Food & Wine will host its first-ever Food & Wine Classic at Home virtual event on Thursday, 23 July beginning at 4pm EDT at foodandwine.com/ClassicAtHome and featuring all-star talent including Martha Stewart, Jacques Pépin, Ayesha Curry, JJ Johnson, Stephanie Izard and Kwame Onwuachi.30th Jun 2020 Industry News
Here are two reasons eleven reasons why.29th Jun 2020 FIPP News
[Sponsored by UPM Communication Papers] The urgency of climate change is clearly on people’s minds. Increased media coverage has helped stoke public awareness, while the clear need to strengthen the global response to this threat has led to the signing of the Paris Agreement1, which aims, among others, to limit global temperature rise to well below 2°C.30th Jun 2020 Insight News
As not only a print, but also a street-sold publication, The Big Issue faced serious challenges when the global coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdown hit the UK. Here, Managing Director, Russell Blackman, talks us through how the publication responded.6th Jul 2020 Insight News
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