- 25 Feb@BIGSOUNDtweetsKnow these dates if you don't already: Sep 10-12 is BIGSOUND. That puts BIGSOUND Live on the nights of Sep 10 & 11. Block out your calendar!
- 27 Oct@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @rebelbuzz: Pretty stoked to find thelmaplum made @rollingstoneaus #top5 of bigsound @bigsoundtweets !! @ buzz office http://t.co/zw3qha…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 2 Oct@BIGSOUNDtweets
- 2 Oct@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @ElizabethRosey: A nice little review of my showcase at BIGSOUND the other week from Dom Alessio at triple j... http://t.co/AICejVv4C3Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 27 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @amandapalmer: amanda sat down at @BIGSOUNDtweets for an exclusive keynote & performance. watch the videos on @TheMusicComAu here: http:…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 25 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @musicwa: Check out the WA At @BIGSOUNDtweets action w/ @SimoneGirlfunkl @artsmartial @thelovejunkies MamaKin @RainyDayWomenAU https://t…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 17 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @TheMusicComAu: 'Festival Hypotheticals' was one of #BIGSOUND's most anticipated panels. Watch it in full. @BIGSOUNDtweets: http://t.co/…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 16 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweets
- 16 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @triplejmornings: Miss @BIGSOUNDtweets? Missing @BIGSOUNDtweets? Check out our ace gallery of some of the best live performances: http:/…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 14 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @SHE_REXXX: Thanks for having us @BIGSOUNDtweets ! Twas a pleasure, a party and then a punishing hangover. But SO worth it. AGAIN. AGAIN…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 14 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @chancewaters: Man @BIGSOUNDtweets was the best experience. Met and hung out with so many amazing humans. Australia has a beautiful musi…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @StevePalfreyman: Today was one of the most remarkable experiences of my life; watching Gurrumul perform @BIGSOUNDtweets can't be define…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @matt_cannings: Last night in Brisbane. This trip has nearly destroyed me but it's been so great. @BIGSOUNDtweets totally rocks!Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @channelv: Read our final blog from the delicious mixture of music that was @BIGSOUNDtweets http://t.co/0fhoaZxxDwRetweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @driantoware: Bidding a fond farewell to Brisvegas & @BIGSOUNDtweets. Disappointed to be missing Bed Wettin' Bad Boys at Tym Guitars ton…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @PonchoMelb: Philadelphia Grand Jury (@phillyjays) reformed for a one off show at @BIGSOUNDtweets, but could there be more? http://t.co/…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @strange_yonder: Great end to @BIGSOUNDtweets Gurrumul truly is the most important voice in Australia. Thank you Brisbane thank you Bigs…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @hughmcclure: Dear @BIGSOUNDtweets, while you have left me utterly spent, you have been amazing! Thanks for the fun times. Love you! #bi…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsRT @liamkilleen: Thanks to @BIGSOUNDtweets and the City of Brisbane for a great conference and being incredible hosts. This has been a won…Retweeted by BIGSOUNDtweets
- 13 Sep@BIGSOUNDtweetsKeep #bigsound going! Them Swoops do an in-store at Universal fortitude valley at 5:15PM!
Applications to showcase at BIGSOUND 2012 have now closed!
Australian and International artists will have the rare chance to perform in front of some of the international music industry’s most influential figures at BIGSOUND 2012.
Taking place on the nights of the 12th and 13th September BIGSOUND Live is the two-night music festival that puts artists in front of the local, national and international music industry delegates attending the BIGSOUND Music Industry Conference held 12 - 14th September.
In 2012 BIGSOUND Live is expanding to showcase 120 acts over 12 venues. As well as continuing to showcase a diversity of breaking acts from the world over, BIGSOUND Live 2012 will be turning the spotlight on the country music scene, encouraging applications from these artists.
In addition to having access to hundreds of influential music industry figures BIGSOUND Live showcasing artists are provided with the opportunity for excellent media exposure with the event being covered by national and international media outlets.
- Queensland based, national and international artists are encouraged to apply.
- Application fees: QMusic members - A$14.50 Non-members - A$18.50
- Applications close 5pm, Friday 4th May 2012.
- There is no travel assistance available and each successful act will be responsible for landing themselves in Brisbane.
- ONE complimentary conference pass will be made available to each successful showcase act (Note: additional conference passes will be offered to band members at a discounted rate).
- Acts to be available in Brisbane 12 – 14 September 2012.
"BIGSOUND 2011 was actually one of the best nights and gigs of my life. I had such a great time that I think I said "that was the best gig I've ever done" right after I came offstage. It was a completely packed-out venue and the vibe was just incredible!"
- Lanie Lane, Showcasing Artist 2011 (AUS)
Past BIGSOUND Live showcasing artists have included:
Adalita : Bertie Blackman : Ball Park Music : Bleeding Knees Club : Busby Marou : Bob Evans : Boy & Bear : The Cairos : Calling All Cars : Children Collide : Cloud Control : Deep Sea Arcade : Dan Kelly's Dream Band : Dappled Cities : DZ Deathrays : Ernest Ellis : Emma Louise : Evil Eddie : The Getaway Plan : Guineafowl : The Holidays : Horrorshow : Hungry Kids of Hungary : Husky : The Jezabels : Jinga Safari : The John Steel Singers : Lanie Lane : Last Dinosaurs : Little Red : The Medics : The Middle East : The Naked and Famous : Old Man River : Papa Vs Pretty : Parades : Regurgitator : San Cisco : Stonefield : Temper Trap : The Vasco Era : Velociraptor : Washington : Yves Klein Blue + many more!