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!
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.
Celebrating its fourth year, 2018 Gold Coast Music Awards' announced its winners at a sold out beachside event on 3 May, crowning Australia's indie pop darling, Amy Shark as Artist of the Year for the second time with a couple of surprises in the mix.
Five Queensland artists have made the shortlist for the coveted Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition. Amy Shark, Asha Jefferies, Hatchie, Mallrat and Tia Gostelow are all in the running for the illustrious prize, with four top winners to be announced in May.
The 2018 Queensland Music Awards will spotlight a new wave of songwriters alongside established names with today’s announcement of finalists spread far across the state.