QUEENSLAND MUSIC AWARDS NEWS http://www.qmusic.com.au/qldmusicawards/ News about Queensland Music Awards #dateformat("#getarticles.publication_date#","ddd, dd mmm yyyy")# #timeformat("#getarticles.publication_date#","HH:mm:ss")# en-au Winners Announced For 2017 #QldMusicAwards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11027 <p>A music-loving public joined forces with the Queensland music industry on Monday night&nbsp;to celebrate the state&rsquo;s finest artists at the annual <strong>Queensland Music Awards, </strong>presented by<strong> BOQ</strong> and<strong> Hutchinson Builders</strong>. <strong>Amy Shark</strong> took out Song Of The Year for &#39;Adore&#39;, <strong>Violent Soho&#39;</strong>s &#39;WACO&#39; was named Album of the Year, <strong>Tia Gostelow</strong> won two awards and <strong>george</strong> performed&nbsp;a moving tribute. Check out the photo gallery!</p> Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:15:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11027 Finalists Announced For BOQ People's Choice Awards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11017 <p>After two weeks of solid voting the public has helped narrow down our nominees for the BOQ People&#39;s Choice Awards.&nbsp;There are now two finalists in each category; congrats to Amy Shark &amp; Dami Im (Most Popular Female), Bernard Fanning &amp; Jarryd James (Most Popular Male), The Veronicas &amp; Cub Sport (Most Popular Group). The winner will be announced at the Queensland Music Awards on March 27. Tickets are selling fast, so if you&#39;re coming along, you better secure your seat!&nbsp;</p> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11017 Voting Opens For BOQ People's Choice Award! http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11005 <p>VOTE + WIN:&nbsp;Hot on the heels of a huge finalist announcement, the 2017 Queensland Music Awards<strong>&nbsp;</strong>is now placing power in the hands of the public to decide on Queensland&rsquo;s most popular artists. &nbsp;</p> <p>Vote before March 13&nbsp;for your chance to <strong>win a special prize pack.</strong><br /> <br /> 2017 QMA&nbsp;<strong>Album Of The Year nominees</strong> have also been revealed this week. Check them out!</p> Thu, 02 Mar 2017 11:32:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11005 Finalists Announced For #QldMusicAwards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10994 <p><strong>QMusic</strong> is excited to reveal the 2017 finalists for the annual <strong>Queensland Music Awards</strong>, presented by <strong>Hutchinson Builders</strong> and <strong>Bank of Queensland</strong>, with support from APRA AMCOS. The winners will be announced at the QMA awards ceremony at the Brisbane Powerhouse on March 27. <strong>Tickets are on sale now!</strong></p> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 14:41:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10994 Entries Extended For 2017 #QldMusicAwards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10959 <p>Queensland songwriters have today won for themselves a <strong>one-week extension</strong> to submit their songs into the 2017 Queensland Music Awards. The new deadline for submission is<strong> midnight Sunday Dec 11</strong>. Plus two more names added to International judging pool.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:28:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10959 Judges Announced For 2017 #QldMusicAwards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10953 <p>Queensland musicians will have their music heard by <strong>prominent international </strong>and national music industry executives, radio personalities and tastemakers representing an outstanding breadth and depth of experience on the judging panel for 2017.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:03:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10953 QMA Submissions Close This Weekend! http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10929 <p>Songwriters from all across Queensland now have until<strong> midnight, this Sunday Dec 11</strong> to submit their songs for the 2017 #QldMusicAwards.<strong>&nbsp;</strong><em>&ldquo;Even if you only have 1 song, send it in. The opportunities are endless and no matter what anyone tells me, I know deep down, the QLD Music Awards were the kick-start to the success I have achieved in 2016.&rdquo; </em>Amy Shark, winner 2016 Pop Award.</p> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:15:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10929 Valley Fiesta Photo Gallery http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10942 <p>We had a blast at Valley Fiesta on the weekend at the&nbsp;<strong>QMA showcase</strong> stage in Brisbane. 2016&nbsp;Song of the Year winners&nbsp;<strong>Violent Soho&nbsp;were honoured with a plaque</strong> on the Brunswick Street Mall &lsquo;Walk of Fame&rsquo;. Check out the photo gallery from the day featuring performances from&nbsp;winners and finalists from the&nbsp;#QldMusicAwards&nbsp;</p> Thu, 03 Nov 2016 12:20:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10942 QMA Showcase at Valley Fiesta 2016 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10927 <p>Join us at the Queensland Music Awards Showcase on <strong>October 30 as part of&nbsp;Valley Fiesta</strong>.&nbsp;2016 Song of the Year winners <strong>Violent Soho</strong> join some of Queensland&rsquo;s greats by being honoured with a plaque on the&nbsp;Brunswick Street Mall <strong>&lsquo;Walk of Fame&rsquo;,&nbsp;</strong>followed by performances from&nbsp;2016 Qld Music Awards finalists and nominees.<strong> </strong>Don&#39;t miss this free event, it all kicks off at 2pm.&nbsp;<!--EndFragment--></p> Sun, 16 Oct 2016 16:16:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10927 Astro Travellers Win $10k Hilltop Hoods Initiative http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10832 <p><strong>APRA AMCOS</strong> have revealed that&nbsp;Brisbane live hip-hop group,<strong> Astro Travellers</strong>, have landed&nbsp;the $10,000 <strong>Hilltop Hoods Initiative</strong>. The winners of the <strong>Best Urban Song</strong> at the<strong> 2016 QMAs</strong>, <strong>Astro Travellers</strong> have been hard at work touring and recording their debut album. The grant will give them a much needed financial boost to ensure their album sounds and looks amazing, and gets in the ears of as many people as possible.</p> Fri, 13 May 2016 11:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10832 Video Highlights - 2016 Qld Music Awards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10821 <p>QMusic is excited to release&nbsp;the official reel&nbsp;from the&nbsp;2016 Queensland Music Awards! Relive some of the highlights from the night - spot yourselves!&nbsp;&nbsp;Thanks to Gold Coast based production company Tree Trunk Digital for putting it together. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:08:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10821 Amrap AirIt Showcase QMA Winners http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10808 <p><strong>Qld Music Award</strong>&nbsp;winners have something else to celebrate! <strong>Amrap</strong> has teamed up with <strong>QMusic</strong> to provide award winners with more opportunity to be heard on community radio, Australia wide, through their <strong>Amrap AirIt</strong> distribution service.</p> Tue, 05 Apr 2016 16:01:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10808 Qld Music Awards Honours The State's Finest Artists  http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10796 <p>A music-loving public joined forces with the Queensland music industry last night to celebrate the state&rsquo;s finest artists at the annual Queensland Music Awards, presented by <strong>BOQ</strong> and <strong>Hutchinson Builders</strong>. (Pictured: Ayla &amp; Sahara Beck)</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Mar 2016 00:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10796 Top Two Revealed For BOQ People's Choice Awards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10791 <p>After two weeks of intense voting for&nbsp;the BOQ People&rsquo;s Choice Awards, the public has spoken&nbsp;and QMusic are excited to reveal the top two nominees in each category for Most Promising Male, Female and Songwriting Team as part of the 2016 Queensland Music Awards.</p> Thu, 10 Mar 2016 00:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10791 Full Line Up + Finalists Announced! Tickets On Sale http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10776 <p>The 2016 Queensland Music Awards is shaping up to be one of the most memorable nights of this year&rsquo;s music calendar!&nbsp;Hosted by <strong>triple j&rsquo;s Gen Fricker</strong>&nbsp;and showcasing&nbsp;performances from <strong>The Belligerents,</strong>&nbsp;<strong>Ayla,</strong>&nbsp;<strong>Astro Travellers,</strong> <strong>Standby Empire </strong>with<strong>&nbsp;Balloons Kill Babies </strong>and&nbsp;<strong>Luke Daniel Peacock </strong>completing the line up.&nbsp;Limited tickets on sale now.</p> Sun, 21 Feb 2016 12:03:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10776 Queensland Music Awards Update http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10756 <p>Over 50&nbsp;judges from around Australia (and a couple of guests from the USA!) are currently listening to the hundreds of songs entered in the 2016&nbsp;Queensland Music Awards presented by BOQ and Hutchinson Builders.</p> Thu, 14 Jan 2016 09:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10756 Entries Extended! 2016 QLD Music Awards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10746 <p>Entries for the 2016 Queensland Music Awards have today been extended, giving the state&rsquo;s songwriters an <strong>extra week</strong> to get their music heard, and be in with a chance to win cash prizes. The new deadline for submission is<strong> midnight Sunday December 13</strong>.</p> Thu, 03 Dec 2015 13:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10746 Judges Announced For 2016 QLD Music Awards http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10735 <p>The 2016 Queensland Music Awards, presented by BOQ and Hutchinson Builders, are thrilled to announce a diverse range of music and media identities who have been enlisted to form the judging panel for the popular awards.&nbsp;<strong>With entries closing midnight Sunday <s>December 6 </s>December 13, the state&rsquo;s original songwriters have limited time to submit their work.&nbsp;</strong>Emerging songwriters will also be eligible for&nbsp;a new set of cash prizes&nbsp;sponsored by Bank Of Queensland.</p> Thu, 03 Dec 2015 10:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10735 Cash Prizes For Early Career Songwriters http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10719 <p>Emerging songwriters will be eligible for a new set of <strong>Bank Of Queensland</strong>&nbsp;sponsored&nbsp;cash prizes as part of the 2016 Queensland Music Awards. <strong>Most Promising Male Songwriter ($1000), Most Promising&nbsp;Female Songwriter ($1000) </strong>and <strong>Most Promising&nbsp;Songwriting Team ($2000)</strong> will be up for grabs to&nbsp;support early career songwriters.&nbsp;Published and unpublished original songwriters from all across Queensland are encouraged to apply.</p> Wed, 02 Dec 2015 15:03:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10719 Applications Extended! 2016 Billy Thorpe Scholarship http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10737 <p>Queensland musicians have been awarded a <strong>one-week extension</strong> to submit their application for Arts Queensland&rsquo;s annual Billy Thorpe Scholarship. The $10,000 scholarship is awarded annually to an emerging Queensland-based contemporary musician or band. Applications&nbsp;will now close midnight <strong>Sunday December 6</strong></p> Tue, 01 Dec 2015 09:59:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=10737