About

Wonderlick Entertainment is a leading Australian music company with its head office located in Sydney, Australia. Wonderlick has management, recording, publishing and promoting arms. The group of companies was founded by Co-CEO’s Gregg Donovan & Stu MacQueen in 2007, with the partnership rapidly expanding on Gregg’s previous management roster. Stu and Gregg worked closely together to successfully expand the management company into a full service music company, incorporating a joint venture record label with Sony Music (Wonderlick Recording Company) and a publishing company (Wonderlick Publishing Company). The Wonderlick Entertainment Group, across its various companies, has a roster that includes many of Australia’s leading artists, who have collectively sold millions of albums worldwide, won 18 ARIA Awards (from over 50 nominations), had multiple #1, top 5 and multi-platinum awards in Australia, and also enjoyed several international top 10 album chart successes. The company has made the top 30 of the AMID Power 50 List of the most powerful people in the Australian music industry three years running.

 

Gregg Donovan is co-CEO and Co-Founder of the Wonderlick Entertainment Group.

Gregg Donovan began within the music industry in the early 90s, starting out as a local promoter in Canberra before moving to Sydney to work as an office manager for promoter Steve Pavlovic (Pav Presents). Soon after this he started working on the road as a tour manager / promoter rep, ultimately working with the likes of Fugazi, The Beastie Boys, NOFX and Ben Harper. Following this, during his many years as a freelance tour manager, working with artists such as Pearl Jam, Ricky Martin, Shania Twain, At The Drive In, The Mars Volta, Deftones, Lily Allen, The Happy Mondays and Muse, Gregg won two ALMAS (Australian Live Music Awards) for his work as a tour manager.

Gregg is a founding member of the AAM (Australian Association of Managers). From Jan 2004 to April 2006 he was a Board Member for the Australian Music Managers Forum and from April 2002 to Dec 2003 a Board Member for Music NSW. In 2001 he started his own artist management company, Step2 Artist Management, which became Wonderlick Entertainment in 2007 after collaborating with business partner Stuart MacQueen. Gregg has made the top 30 of the AMID Power 50 List of the most powerful people in the Australian music industry three years running and was nominated as manager Of The Year in the inaugural national Industry Observer Awards.

The Wonderlick Entertainment Group is a leading Australian music company, with its head office located in Sydney. Wonderlick was established in 2007 by Gregg Donovan & Stu MacQueen & The group includes a joint venture record label with Sony Music (Wonderlick Recording Company), a publishing arm (Wonderlick Publishing Company) and an artist management company (Wonderlick Management).

The Wonderlick Group has a roster that includes many of Australia’s leading artists. The Wonderlick roster has collectively sold millions of albums worldwide, won 18 ARIA Awards (from over 50 nominations), had multiple #1, top 5 and multi-platinum awards in Australia, and enjoyed several international Top 10 chart successes. Gregg has overseen all Australian and international touring strategy and logistics for the Wonderlick roster since the founding of the company in 2007, from shows in the smallest bars, to headlining international festivals in some of the world’s biggest stadiums.

 

Stu MacQueen is co-CEO and co-founder of the Wonderlick Entertainment Group and also acts as the group’s President of A&R.

Stu MacQueen has formerly held positions including General Manager of Krell Records and Director of A&R at Shock Records, which was at the time Australia’s biggest independent label and the Australian home to international labels such as XL, Beggars Banquet, 4AD, Telstar and Epitaph. Stu began working in the music industry in the early 1990’s in Adelaide as a studio engineer-producer, live audio engineer, music journalist and artist manager.

The Wonderlick Entertainment Group is a leading Australian music company, with its head office located in Sydney. Wonderlick was established in 2007 by Stu MacQueen & Gregg Donovan. The group includes a joint venture record label with Sony Music (Wonderlick Recording Company), a publishing arm (Wonderlick Publishing Company) and an artist management company (Wonderlick Management Company).

The Wonderlick Group has a roster that includes many of Australia’s leading artists. Stu has both co-managed the Wonderlick roster with Gregg, and also served as the CEO of the recording and publishing divisions of the company, along with being the company’s President of A&R. The Wonderlick roster has collectively sold millions of albums worldwide, won 18 ARIA Awards (from over 50 nominations), had multiple #1, top 5 and multi-platinum awards in Australia, and enjoyed several international Top 10 chart successes. Throughout his career, Stu has signed and acted as A&R on several #1 albums, more than twenty Top 10 charting albums (Australian and international charts), multiple top 5 singles, and a host of other top 20 records. Stu has over the past few years enjoyed a very successful partnership with Amy Shark, having signed her to Wonderlick in 2016 and then serving as A&R for her two consecutive number 1 ARIA albums, released during her record breaking run of success.

Stu has formerly served as a Board Member of AIR (Association Independent Record Labels) and is currently on the board of Music SA and is a Director of the Robert Stigwood Fellowship program, a mentoring program for music entrepreneurs and artists. Stu has made the top 30 of the AMID Power 50 List of the most powerful people in the Australian music industry three years running, and was the only person nominated for both Manager of The Year and A&R Person of The Year in the inaugural national Industry Observer Awards.