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BEMAC BIGSOUND Scholarship

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BEMAC BIGSOUND Scholarship

Are you a rising musician who arrived in Australia on a humanitarian visa? Do you have the goods to take your career to new heights? To take your music international? BEMAC has 3 scholarships to bestow on up-and-coming, industry ready performing artists from refugee backgrounds, to attend the 2018 BIGSOUND Conference and Festival as delegates.

NLMA 2018 Nominations Open!

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NLMA 2018 Nominations Open!

Back for a third year, the National Live Music Awards have opened nominations for their 2018 event and added a new category recognising the nations best live music photographers!

BIGSOUND Second Lineup Announcement

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BIGSOUND Second Lineup Announcement

Australia’s biggest new music event BIGSOUND dropped the mic today, with the full list of performing artists revealed alongside a sneak peek into the official parties and exclusive events on offer across four days of musical celebrations from September 4-7 in Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley Live Music Precinct.

Hatchie Wins $25K Levi's® Music Prize

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Hatchie Wins $25K Levi's® Music Prize

Rising Brisbane singer/songwriter Harriette Pilbeam (Hatchie) has been awarded the fourth round of the $25,000 Levi’s® Music Prize by a panel of international judges.

Perform at Fairbridge Festival

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Perform at Fairbridge Festival

Western Australia's Fairbridge Festival is looking for artists to join their 2019 lineup! Expressions of interest are open now til 7 September.

2018 Grant McLennan Fellowship

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2018 Grant McLennan Fellowship

Applications are open for the prestigious $25,000 Grant McLennan fellowship, an incredible opportunity for QLD songwriters to travel to New York, London or Berlin 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. Applications extended until midnight, Monday 24 September.

I Heart Songwriting Club

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I Heart Songwriting Club

Founded in QLD, I Heart Songwriting Club is helping to close the gender gap in the music industry, with a huge 76% female membership in Australia, and they have a heap of free events coming up around Brisbane!

New Music: KB Theory

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New Music: KB Theory

Brisbane Pop Rock outfit KB Theory have just released a brand new single out in the world, and it's getting some serious spins on radio around the country thanks to knowledge they gained at Industry Connect!

Double Your Fundraising

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Double Your Fundraising

Raising funds for your project or organisation? Applications for matched funding through Creative Partnerships Australia and the Australian Cultural Fund are open from now until 15 August.

Project: Aloft Star

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Project: Aloft Star

Enter for a chance to win an all expenses paid trip to Seoul, South Korea and a once-in-a-lifetime mentoring and recording prize with Universal Music Group. Entries close 31 July.

NIMA Finalists Announced

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NIMA Finalists Announced

Two-time Queensland Music Awards Indigenous Award winner Emily Wurramara is up for two gongs, while local folk favourites Busby Marou are in the running for Song of the Year.

BIGSOUND Gets Fatter

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BIGSOUND Gets Fatter

Paul Kelly, Lagwagon’s Joey Cape & Fat Wreck Chords founder Erin Kelly-Burkett plus a first-of-its-kind Mental Health Workshop. Book your Purple Pass before 31 July and save $100!