QMA Showcase at Valley Fiesta!

Brisbane City Council and QMusic have joined forces to present some of the Sunshine State’s best emerging artists for Valley Fiesta 2017 weekend, October 27 – 28. The annual free music festival held in Fortitude Valley will also feature a special ceremony to honour the 2017 Queensland Music Awards (QMA) Song of The Year winner, Amy Shark who is set to join the Brunswick Street Mall Music Walk of Fame.


Congratulations to QLD's ARIA nominees!

The nominees for the 2017 ARIA Awards have been announced, with the Gold Coast's Amy Shark receiving a massive 6 nods including Best Pop Release, Female Artist of the Year and Album of the Year. Fellow sunshine-staters Dune Rats, Violent SohoThe Kite String Tangle and Busby Marou are also in the running, picking up nominations for Best Rock Album, Best Australian Live Act, Best Dance Release and Best Blues and Roots Album respectively.

Winners of the Artisan and Fine Arts categories were also announced, with Queensland's Katie Noonan & Karin Schaupp taking the prize for Best World Music Album for Songs of the Latin Skies.


Music Industry Jobs

Dance music industry all-rounders Lucky Ent are on the hunt for a marketing wiz, while The Australian Institute of Country Music is searching for band mentors to help guide young artists. Think you've got what it takes? Apply now!