The 2009 ARIA Awards will air on Nine at 8:30pm Thursday November 26th until 11pm.
As previously noted, it will be hosted by Kate Ritchie and Gyton Grantley at Acer Arena, Sydney Olympic Park, Homebush. This year’s Awards ceremony will be staged ‘In the Round’ for the first time.
MTV will have the Red Carpet broadcast from 7.30pm. Both events will be delayed.
On Friday November 27th, MTV will screen both the Red Carpet at 4:30pm followed by the ARIA Awards at 5.30pm.
Performers for the event so far include Robbie Williams, Keith Urban, Empire of The Sun, Hilltop Hoods, Jessica Mauboy, Sarah Blasko, Lisa Mitchell, Kate Miller-Heidke and The Temper Trap.
Meanwhile the Balibo soundtrack took out an award yesterday as Best Original Soundtrack/Cast/Show Album:
beating other contenders including the East of Everything and Samson & Delilah soundtracks in ARIA’s Artisan and Fine Arts Awards.