About Bella Granger

Marketing Coordinator - Music SA ✨

Music SA Presents: Where’s Your Head At? – POSTPONED

Where’s Your Head At? webinar has been unfortunately postponed until early next week. We apologise for the inconvenience. The new day and time will be announced shortly. In the meantime if you need urgent advice please contact any of the following: http://www.musicsa.com.au/resources/covid-19-resources/

Where’s Your Head At? – A webinar about mental health

 

The third instalment in Our New Normal, […]

By |May 12th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Music SA Presents: Where’s Your Head At? – POSTPONED

HAPPY MOTHERS DAY TO ALL OUR MUSIC MUMS!

Happy Mothers Day to all of the wonderful mothers out there! We had a chat to a few amazing mothers in the industry and here’s what they came back with…
Skye Walter
Music SA Marketing Manager, Wing Defence

Name and Age of your kid

Billy – 4 months

What’s your earliest musical memory?

Well incredibly, it was writing a song called […]

By |May 10th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on HAPPY MOTHERS DAY TO ALL OUR MUSIC MUMS!

Music SA Presents: Taking It To The Streams – An Online Discussion About Live Streaming

Taking it to the Streams

Taking It To The Streams – A webinar about live streaming for musicians.

The second instalment in Our New Normal, a series of weekly zoom webinars exploring life for South Australia’s music community in the age of COVID-19.

REGISTRATION LINK : https://bit.ly/3dhwD6p

Time will be allocated for a Q & A at the end […]

By |May 5th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Music SA Presents: Taking It To The Streams – An Online Discussion About Live Streaming

triple j Unearthed’s DIY Supergroup: Your chance to make a song with Tame Impala, Flume, Amy Shark & more

Ever wished you had the chance to collab with your fave Australian artists? Well triple j Unearthed’s DIY Supergroup is it!

triple j Unearthed is giving music makers an incredibly rare, one-off sample pack made by Australian superstars Flume, Tame Impala, Amy Shark, Tkay Maidza, Middle Kids, The Jungle Giants, Tash Sultana and G Flip.

Head to […]

By |April 24th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on triple j Unearthed’s DIY Supergroup: Your chance to make a song with Tame Impala, Flume, Amy Shark & more

Music SA Presents: Our New Normal – An Online Discussion

Our New Normal – Life for SA’s Music Community in a Covid Reality

A discussion about life for South Australia’s music community amidst this new COVID 19 reality. Please join Music SA’s CEO and Industry Development team for this free webinar as they look to assist you in navigating through the myriad of resources currently available […]

By |April 20th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Music SA Presents: Our New Normal – An Online Discussion

SUPPORT FOR LIVE MUSIC VENUES – COVID-19

GRANTS

The SA Music Development Office has a number of grants available for live music. One of them (Stream B) is available to aid the recovery of venues impacted by Covid-19 restrictions. This grant may be of some interest to venues who are also exploring ways to host live music online while closed. Please see the […]

By |April 8th, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on SUPPORT FOR LIVE MUSIC VENUES – COVID-19

Thursday June 4
Upclose: Stellie
Friday June 5
Sunny Side Uploads presents: The Empty Threats
Lunchtime concert – Songs from/for an Imperfect World
RCPD live stream
WheatyLIVE Presents COMA
Sunday June 7
Sunny Side Uploads presents: Daydream Fever
Wednesday June 10
Sunny Side Uploads presents: Glowing
Friday June 12
Foyer Fridays
Due to COVID-19 Music SA is working with themusic.com.au media platform to covert our gig guide listed […]

By |April 1st, 2020|Gigs, Weekly Gig Picks|Comments Off on

WHAT IS MUSIC SA DOING FOR MUSICIANS DURING COVID-19?

MESSAGE FROM THE CEO 

Our hearts are aching.  It’s a strange and unprecedented time.

Overnight our beloved music industry has been decimated.  According to Music SA’s Live Music Census, which we have undertaken for the last 5 years, South Australians should be enjoying approximately 10,000 venue based gigs over the next 6 months. But due to COVID-19 […]

By |April 1st, 2020|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on WHAT IS MUSIC SA DOING FOR MUSICIANS DURING COVID-19?

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