QMusic and the brains behind BIGSOUND have teamed up for the ultimate end-of-year party on Sunday, November 28! Join in on the biggest party to see out a year that sucked and welcome a funner Summer!
Sunshine Coast Music Industry Conference Turn Up! is back again. Returning for its fifth year, 2018 sees the event move to a new home at Solbar, Maroochydore. The conference will feature keynote presentations, conversational discussion panels with leading music industry achievers, networking opportunities with industry veterans and fellow practitioners and showcase performances from local Sunshine Coast artists.
Last year’s speakers included legendary Australian artist manager Glenn Wheatley (John Farnham, Delta Goodrem, Little River Band, Masters Apprentices), veteran international artist and tour manager Ted Gardner (Tool, Jane’s Addiction, Queens of the Stone Age) multi-award winning music retailer, author and speaker Barry Bull and Woodford Folk Festival Executive Director Bill Hauritz.
Turn Up! 2018 is proudly presented by Turn Up, Solbar, Oztix, Sunshine Coast Creative Alliance, Scenestr and Shake It Up Music.
Hit the link below for more information on speakers, how to become a sponsor, buy tickets and sign up to the mailing list
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