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!


Call Out for Musos To Share Their Stories

Griffith University’s Making Music Work program is putting the call out to musicians from all around the country to share their experiences via an online survey, with the aim of developing strategies to support the music industry.