QMusic Broadcast http://www.qmusic.com.au/ News about the Queensland Music Industry #dateformat("#getarticles.publication_date#","ddd, dd mmm yyyy")# #timeformat("#getarticles.publication_date#","HH:mm:ss")# en-us Nightlife Music named in AFR Top 50 Most Innovative Companies http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11142 <p>QMusic congratulates Queensland business, Nightlife Music, named as one of the Top 50 Most Innovative Companies in Australia &amp; New Zealand by&nbsp;<strong>The Australian Financial Review</strong> &ndash; <em>the only music company to receive this honour in the awards&rsquo; history.&nbsp;</em>The AFR gong comes only weeks after the organisation announced their plan for global expansion, in part as a result of their recent partnership with electronics giant AOPEN.</p> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:56:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11142 BIGSOUND 2017 Wrap Up http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11140 <p><strong>BIGSOUND</strong> has wrapped up its biggest year ever and we&#39;d like to take a moment to say a huge thank you to all who attended and the wonderful volunteers who make BIGSOUND possible.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:42:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11140 The Saints Mural & Music Project Announced http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11135 <p>Legendary Queensland punk rock band <strong>The Saints</strong> will be immortalised through a large-scale inner-city Brisbane mural, celebrating their lasting contribution to the local and international music scene 40 years after the release of their ground-breaking first album.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:40:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11135 BIGSOUND Buzz Top QLD Acts http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11141 <p><strong>BIGSOUND Buzz </strong>returned for it&#39;s second year at BIGSOUND 2017, helping delegates, bands and punters alike keep track of which acts were making waves at the festival this year. <strong>Read on </strong>to find out which Queensland artists topped the list!</p> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 16:39:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11141 2017 Grant McLennan Fellowship - Apps Extended! http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11102 <div> <p>Jointly funded by the Queensland Government through <strong>Arts Queensland</strong> and&nbsp;<strong>APRA AMCOS, </strong>the prestigious <strong>$25,000 fellowship</strong> offers the recipient an opportunity to travel to <strong>New York</strong>, <strong>London</strong> or <strong>Berlin</strong> for up to six months and use the experience of being immersed in a foreign and vibrant musical culture to further develop their own artistic skills.</p> <p><strong>Applications have been extended until midnight&nbsp;September 25!</strong></p> </div> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 10:22:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11102 Closing Soon - Australia Council Grants http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11137 <p><strong>Arts funding</strong>&nbsp;is currently available through&nbsp;<strong>Australia Council for the Arts</strong>. Grants exist for&nbsp;<strong>regional touring</strong>,&nbsp;<strong>developing new works</strong>,&nbsp;<strong>artists projects</strong>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<strong>leadership development</strong>;&nbsp;with some grants open to&nbsp;<strong>individuals</strong>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<strong>organisations</strong>. Find out if you, your band, your project or organisation are eligible for the current round of&nbsp;<strong>funding</strong>.</p> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 10:18:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11137 HOME: New Music From First Nations Australians http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11138 <p><strong>QMusic&nbsp;</strong>and&nbsp;<strong>Virgin Australia</strong>&nbsp;present HOME: A collection of new music from First Nations Australians, curated by ABC Radio&rsquo;s <strong>Rhianna Patrick.</strong></p> Sat, 09 Sep 2017 14:45:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11138 Nightlife Music Announce International Partnership http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11139 <p>Queensland based company <strong>Nightlife Music</strong> have joined forces with global electronics giant <strong>AOPEN</strong>, in what they call &ldquo;a strategic play designed to take the company&rsquo;s services to a global audience.&rdquo;</p> Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11139 BIGSOUND 2017 Has Landed! http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11136 <p><strong>BIGSOUND 2017</strong> has kicked off and we&#39;re excited to share some of the news and content coming through!</p> Wed, 06 Sep 2017 16:31:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11136 Women In Music http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11134 <p>Hosted by <strong>Leanne de Souza</strong>, <strong>Jo Pratt </strong>and <strong>Deb Suckling</strong> in partnership with <strong>QMusic</strong>, the <strong>Women In Music</strong><strong>&nbsp;</strong>Welcome to BIGSOUND 2017 Event is a chance for women in the music industry to connect, network and most importantly have fun! Open to the public and free to attend.</p> Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:53:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11134 Canon Collective BIGSOUND Workshops http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11131 <p><strong>Canon</strong> are hosting a series of exciting <strong>live</strong>&nbsp;<strong>music photography</strong> workshops during <strong>BIGSOUND</strong>. And the best news? It&#39;s <strong>open to the public</strong>, so even if you&#39;ve missed out on a BIGSOUND pass you can still get involved!</p> Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11131 BIGSOUND 2017 - Limited Tickets Remain! http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11130 <p>If being part of <strong>new Australian music&rsquo;s biggest party</strong> is on your agenda for 2017, you&rsquo;d better be quick, with just TEN purple passes (full party, conference and festival access) remaining and a <strong>limited number of rainbow passes available</strong> at just $85 (+booking fee), giving punters access to <strong>152 of Australia&rsquo;s hottest emerging live bands over four big nights</strong>.</p> Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11130 QMusic Announces Industry Connect Bursary Winners http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11132 <p>With the <strong>BIGSOUND</strong> activities for 2017 about to commence &ndash; once more filling Brisbane&rsquo;s Fortitude Valley entertainment precinct with top-notch live music from hundreds of rising artists, the cream of the Australian music industry, as well as hordes of delegates and speakers from all over the globe &ndash; QMusic would like to announce the winners of the <strong>Industry Connect</strong> bursaries to attend BIGSOUND Festival.</p> Fri, 01 Sep 2017 12:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11132 QUBE Effect Free Showcase http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11128 <p>Five winning acts from <strong>Brisbane City Council&#39;s</strong>&nbsp;live music initiative <strong>The QUBE Effect </strong>will strut their stuff next week&nbsp;as part of&nbsp;<strong>BIGSOUND 2017</strong>. No BIGSOUND pass? No worries! The show&nbsp;is <strong>free</strong>, <strong>all ages</strong> and<strong>&nbsp;open to the public!</strong></p> Thu, 31 Aug 2017 16:10:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11128 What Rhymes with Cars and Girls http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11125 <p>A new production from the<strong> Melbourne Theatre Company</strong> featuring the music of <strong>Tim Rogers</strong> (and featuring the man himself) is coming to <strong>Brisbane Powerhouse</strong>, and we have tickets to give away!</p> Thu, 31 Aug 2017 13:57:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11125 The UNIFIED Grant returns with $25,000 for creatives http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11124 <p>Now in its second year, <strong>The UNIFIED Grant</strong> awards <strong>five creatives</strong> with <strong>$5,000 each</strong> for their efforts and innovations within their respective fields. <strong>Applications open September 4!</strong></p> Thu, 31 Aug 2017 13:49:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11124 QLD’s BIGSOUND Buzz Acts! http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11129 <p><strong>BIGSOUND 2017</strong> kicks off next week! This year&rsquo;s lineup is bursting with exciting acts from all over Australia and the world, including an incredible contingent of Queensland artists.&nbsp;<strong>QMusic</strong> would like to wish all 32 QLD acts the best of luck for a brilliant BIGSOUND experience! Find out how to keep track of which local acts are kicking goals using <strong>BIGSOUND Buzz</strong>!</p> Wed, 30 Aug 2017 18:09:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11129 Music Industry Jobs http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11126 <p>Are you a driven <strong>Event Coordinator</strong> with exceptional attention to detail and communication skills? Australia&rsquo;s largest independent ticketing company <strong>Oztix</strong> may have your dream job waiting for you! Want to help build sustainable long-term careers for international artists in the Australian and New Zealand territory? <strong>PS Music Group </strong>are searching for an <strong>International Touring Coordinator</strong> to do just that!</p> Wed, 30 Aug 2017 14:23:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11126 Music: Count Us In http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11127 <p>Australia&rsquo;s biggest school initiative <strong>Music: Count Us In</strong> will hold its national Celebration Day on <strong>Thursday 2 November</strong>, with students all around the country singing this year&rsquo;s song<strong> &lsquo;Shine Together&rsquo;</strong>. <strong>Registrations are now open</strong> for music teachers, schools and their students to be a part of the 2017 celebrations!</p> Tue, 29 Aug 2017 14:48:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11127 Volunteer at BIGSOUND - Applications Extended! http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11082 <p><strong>BIGSOUND</strong> is looking for passionate, hard-working and inspired <strong>volunteers</strong> to join the QMusic team for a short-term commitment from Sept 5 &ndash; 8, 2017.<br /> &nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:00:00 http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=11082