The sold-out event was an incredible showcase of the contribution that music makes to Queensland’s cultural life, and the exceptional caliber of musicianship that the state has to offer to a worldwide audience. Check out the winners!
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
23-year old songstress from Far North Queensland, Greta Stanley was named the recipient of the 2018 Billy Thorpe Scholarship at the 2018 Queensland Music Awards.
BIGSOUND’s first announcement hits today, with the first three forums, two keynotes and a host of buyers and influencers added to the brand-new program which will be focused on participation from delegates in the unpacking of important industry issues.