Queensland songwriters have a one-week extension to enter their songs & videos in the 2019 QMAs. The new deadline is midnight Monday November 19, 2018, providing a grace period for those racing to the finish line on new work.
After a successful 2017 launch, BIGSOUND Festival in 2018 will see the return of a bigger and better BIGSOUND Music Tech Showcase. We welcome applications from existing and emerging music tech companies with products at prototype stage who are looking to:
- Develop communication tools to assist in raising capital to further develop or launch their product
- Market test their product and gain unbiased industry feedback
10 prototypes will be selected for the showcase. Successful applicants will spend Tuesday September 4 in a day long workshop with a group of industry leaders and mentors gaining insights, doing an initial pitch, and getting necessary feedback, all in preparation for the BIGSOUND Music Tech showcase event.
The showcase event will be held across Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th September, providing emerging tech companies with the chance to market test their products with other industry in attendance at BIGSOUND.
The benefits of participation in this program include:
- 1 free BIGSOUND delegate pass per company
- Refine your pitch and present to mentors
- Better understand the place of your product in the market
Applications close July 15
QMusic is pleased to announce the top four finalists in the running for the $25K 2018 Grant McLennan Fellowship: Spencer White (Morning Harvey), Gabriella Cohen, Danny Harley (The Kite String Tangle) and The Ironing Maidens (Melanie Stevens & Patricia Preece). Read on to learn more about our finalists!
Nominations for 2018 Aria Emerging Artist Scholarship are now open to any Australian artist (represented by a current ARIA member) that hasn’t been previously nominated for any ARIA Awards category with an Album or Single before the 2018 Awards.
Queensland musicians will have their music heard by prominent music industry executives, festival programmers, booking agents, A&R, radio personalities and tastemakers representing an outstanding breadth and depth of experience. Enter your song into the 2019 Qld Music Awards by Nov 12.
The prize features promotional support to the value of $20,000 to assist with momentum and is awarded annually to the Song of The Year recipient. Enter your songs into the 2019 Qld Music Awards by Nov 12 to be in the running.