About Bella Granger

Marketing Coordinator - Music SA ✨

COVID-19 STIMULUS PACKAGE

On March 22nd, the Australian Government announced a second stimulus round valued at $66 billion. This round is geared towards individuals, households and small businesses, and will give many music industry folk some much needed relief.

Keep in mind these measures are subject to passing of the legislation by government and there will be more detail […]

By |March 25th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on COVID-19 STIMULUS PACKAGE

MUSIC SA ANNOUNCEMENT 📣

Music SA Chair Anne Wiberg today announced the resignation of Music SA CEO Lisa Bishop.
DUE TO COVID-19 disruptions, this position will only be advertised officially from the 1st of June 2020.
“Lisa has been an outstanding leader and, over the past five years, has taken Music SA from strength to strength. She has introduced new and […]

By |March 20th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on MUSIC SA ANNOUNCEMENT 📣

HOW TO SUPPORT LOCAL MUSICIANS DURING COVID-19

📷: Isolaid Music Festival

Whenever Australia faces a crisis, musicians have got our back – performing benefit concerts, raising money and lifting our spirits.

Now, we need to have their back. While they are unable to earn income from live performance, here’s what you can do 👍

🌏 Pay To Stream Music Online
🌍 Buy A Band […]

By |March 20th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on HOW TO SUPPORT LOCAL MUSICIANS DURING COVID-19

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES FOR MUSICIANS DURING COVID-19

For many, the biggest impact of COVID-19 will be financial. But there will also be a mental toll: fear, boredom, stress, anxiety, depression and an aching sense of alienation.

If anyone is looking for mental health resources, see here:

👉 Lifeline
Lifeline is a national charity providing all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24 hour […]

By |March 19th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES FOR MUSICIANS DURING COVID-19

SOUTH AUSTRALIA’S CONTEMPORARY MUSIC IS LIVE!

What a way to welcome in 2020, with Music SA announcing four stunning news items that confirm Adelaide’s strength is its live music sector.

Live Music Census shows sustained growth
 Umbrella Festival set to spread regionally
Music SA releases new Live Music Toolkit for councils
Superloop Adelaide 500 local music program expands

For the 5th year […]

By |February 12th, 2020|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News, Opportunities, SA Industry, Umbrella|Comments Off on SOUTH AUSTRALIA’S CONTEMPORARY MUSIC IS LIVE!

Friday 7th Laneway Festival 2020 – Adelaide (sold out)
Friday 7th Week Wind Down ft. Ellie May
Friday 7th Laneway Festival Afterparty – Adelaide (18+)
Friday 7th McLaren Vale Night Market feat Taiaha
Sat 8th Gin n Jazz at Plant 4
Sunday 9th Hip-Hop with Heart – Bushfire Fundraising Rap Show – ADELAIDE
Sunday 9th Cudlee Creek Bushfire Benefit Concert

By |February 5th, 2020|Weekly Gig Picks|Comments Off on

More Than 40 Local Bands To Play at Superloop Adelaide 500 Weekend!

Delia Obst at Superloop 2019. 📷 Luke Byrne

Music SA is proud to announce the successful applications for the annual Bands on Track program opening for the Superloop Adelaide 500 concert series headliners.

And in more good news, around 40 more local artists will also perform across four stages entertaining eager racegoers over the weekend.

The six Bands on […]

By |January 31st, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on More Than 40 Local Bands To Play at Superloop Adelaide 500 Weekend!

Nexus Arts Launches Interplay Development Program

Following on from their Next Up (for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists) and Creative Cohesion (for culturally diverse artists) development programs, Interplay is open to artists from both CALD and ATSI backgrounds. The program aims to provide dedicated space for artists to develop, share and connect, bringing contemporary musicians of these backgrounds together in the […]

By |January 16th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Nexus Arts Launches Interplay Development Program

Summer Fest Is Back For 2020! 🍉✨

Presented by City of West Torrens, Summer Festival is series of fun outdoor events spanned from Jan until early Feb.

The weather is getting warmer and we’re thinking about picnics and sunsets shared with family and friends. Join us for great free entertainment and movies under starry skies, fun at the beach, or maybe you’d prefer to […]

By |January 8th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Summer Fest Is Back For 2020! 🍉✨

Expressions of Interest Now Open for Scouted 2020!

Music SA is excited to announce that Scouted will take place on August 7th 2020, as part of Umbrella Festival!

The below form is for South Australian musicians/bands who wish to submit an expression of interest in showcasing at the event. All artists need to be experienced musicians with a strong track record and a repertoire […]

By |January 2nd, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Expressions of Interest Now Open for Scouted 2020!

Submissions Now Open To Support Headliners at 2020 Superloop Adelaide 500!

Music SA is proud to announce Bands on Track submissions are now open, giving local artists a chance to perform at the Superloop Adelaide 500 after-race concert series next February.

Now in its ninth year, Bands on Track will once again provide six South Australian contemporary music outfits with an opportunity to share the stage with […]

By |December 20th, 2019|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Submissions Now Open To Support Headliners at 2020 Superloop Adelaide 500!

New Opportunities Open For Contemporary Music Touring Across Australia

📷 D.D Dumbo during his Field Recording in Austin, Texas.

Increased investment in contemporary music will enable more opportunities for Australian musicians to tour to more audiences in more destinations across Australia.

As part of the Australian Music Industry Package announced earlier this year, the Federal government committed an additional $2 million over four years to the Contemporary […]

By |December 19th, 2019|Opportunities|Comments Off on New Opportunities Open For Contemporary Music Touring Across Australia

STAY TUNED! BANDS ON TRACK SUBMISSIONS OPENING SOON

Music SA is proud to announce Bands on Track submissions will open shortly, giving local musicians a chance to perform at the Superloop Adelaide 500 after-race concert series next February, while also revealing a new initiative, Music on Track, that will see many more SA acts perform during race days.

The result of an ongoing collaboration between Music SA and the Superloop […]

By |December 11th, 2019|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on STAY TUNED! BANDS ON TRACK SUBMISSIONS OPENING SOON