Skye Lockwood

About Skye Lockwood

Marketing Manager - Music SA

2017 Adelaide Live Music Census

Music SA and the Live Music Office release the findings of the 2017 Adelaide Live Music Census, which offers a snapshot of live music activity in South Australia. SA’s music scene contributed $375 million to the economy in 2015/16, with the industry thriving under the removal of regulatory red tape and increased State Government support.

The inaugural […]

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Adelaide 500 ‘Bands On Track’ Applications Open!

Upcoming SA bands get a chance to play with Cold Chisel, +LIVE+, Robbie Williams and more through the return of Music SA and Adelaide 500’s Bands On Track initiative.

Bands On Track gives emerging SA bands the chance to support some of the world’s best bands on the stage at Adelaide 500’s 20th anniversary.

The 2018 competition […]

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Katie Pomery EP Launch

 

Katie Pomery and her band have been busy working on a 6 track EP !  it’s called Freed and it’s a collection of songs Katie has written about her life.
The event kicks off at 9pm, entry is free, and hard copies of the CD will be available at the show.
They will be playing the EP in its […]

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The Sanctuary Festival Sunday 26th Nov

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The Sanctuary Festival

Welcome to the third and final Sanctuary Festival for 2017! This day is going to be absolutely INCREDIBLE!… Be inspired by the theme of ether and air elements, let your body move to electronic beats, aerial yoga & acrobatic performance. This is an event not to forget, taking place in a secret CBD location to […]

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2018 Clip It! Recipients Announced

Congratulations to the five recipients of this year’s Clip It! video production initiative to be run in conjunction with filmmakers from the Media Resources Centre.

Alex Salkicevic
Young Offenders

Ashleigh Knott
Rachael Leahcar

James Baker
Something to Rescue

Gilbert Kemp Attrill
Dean Forever

Tamryn Morriss
Hana and Jessie-Lee

Clip It! aims to assist Media Resource Centre (MRC) members to develop and produce a music clip for local Music […]

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South Australian Music Awards 2017

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Rachael Leahcar – Shadows Tour

The soulful, powerful voice that is RACHAEL LEAHCAR is hitting the road for her first national tour of Australia, having just won the People’s Choice Pop Award at the 2017 SA Music Awards.

Rachael Leahcar’s SHADOWS TOUR will showcase Rachael’s dynamic range and explosive vocals which have been smashing television audience records since she first appeared […]

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Rachael Leahcar – Shadows Tour

The soulful, powerful voice that is RACHAEL LEAHCAR is hitting the road for her first national tour of Australia, having just won the People’s Choice Pop Award at the 2017 SA Music Awards.

Rachael Leahcar’s SHADOWS TOUR will showcase Rachael’s dynamic range and explosive vocals which have been smashing television audience records since she first appeared […]

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2017 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MUSIC AWARDS WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

Last night hip-hop duo A.B. Original won a total of six awards at the third annual South Australian Music Awards (SAM Awards), while pop superstar Tkay Maidza won Best Female Artist and South Sudanese-born rapper DyspOra won Best Male Artist.

A.B. Original cleaned up the awards winning six in total with their 2016 debut album Reclaim […]

By |November 10th, 2017|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News, Opportunities|Comments Off on 2017 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MUSIC AWARDS WINNERS ANNOUNCED!

Gaol Blues Festival 2017

After the success of the festival in 2016, Adelaide Gaol will once again be swinging to a blues beat on November 11th, 2017. With free entry to the Gaol during the event, authetic blues music, ‘Southern American style’ food, local craft beer, cider and wine, this will be an unforgetable festival in one of South […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Gaol Blues Festival 2017

New Female Music Industry Scholarship

Music SA in partnership with moshtix, is thrilled to announce the creation of a new scholarship to assist in developing the career of a female South Australian music industry professional and addressing the barriers for women trying to forge a career in the music industry.

The scholarship, for a Certificate IV in Music Industry, will be funded […]

By |November 1st, 2017|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News, Opportunities, Uncategorised|Comments Off on New Female Music Industry Scholarship

The Beverly Chills ‘Leave Me Hanging’ Tour

Adelaide’s own Low Fi Goth Hardcore Surf Punk Duo, The Beverly Chills are on their ‘Leave Me Hanging’ tour and are playing a free show on Saturday November 4 at The Exeter from 7pm with supports from Poly and Intrepid.

Leave Me Hanging out now on Sick City Records.

By |October 30th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on The Beverly Chills ‘Leave Me Hanging’ Tour

Root Down Festival

The second annual ROOT DOWN festival hits Adelaide CBD this Saturday October 28!

With a massive line-up this is more than a music festival, it’s a demonstration of culture.

Tickets are moving fast! Grab yours here>

Presented by Melt Frank Music

By |October 25th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Root Down Festival

Writer Services Representative role at APRA AMCOS

APRA AMCOS is searching for a Writer Services Representative to join the Writer Services department based in North Adelaide. The role is permanent Full Time commencing December 2017 and reporting to the National Manager, Writer Services.

This is a busy, service based role supporting writer members of APRA AMCOS with many aspects of their membership and royalty […]

By |October 20th, 2017|Music SA News, News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Writer Services Representative role at APRA AMCOS

Twenty Years of Music SA!

Over the last 20 years Music SA has delivered a significant contribution to the growth, development and profile of the original contemporary music industry in South Australia. We service artists, industry practitioners and music businesses.

Since its inception Music SA has been an industry leader for contemporary music education (both performance, festivals & events and music […]

By |October 9th, 2017|Music SA News, News|Comments Off on Twenty Years of Music SA!

SIAMESE Scatterbrain Tour

SIAMESE – Scatterbrain Single Tour boasting an all local line up!

Presented by Swirl Records & Future Popes

+ Blush Response
+ Smoke Rings
+ TOWNS

Tickets $10 (+bf) – Link: http://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/siamese-scatterbrain-tour-adelaide/97774

Listen to/get ‘Scatterbrain’ here for free or for $$: https://swirlrecords.bandcamp.com/track/scatterbrain

By |October 9th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on SIAMESE Scatterbrain Tour

SIAMESE – Scatterbrain Tour

SIAMESE – Scatterbrain Single Tour boasting an all local line up!

Presented by Swirl Records & Future Popes

+ Blush Response
+ Smoke Rings
+ TOWNS

Tickets $10 (+bf) – Link: http://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/siamese-scatterbrain-tour-adelaide/97774

Listen to/get ‘Scatterbrain’ here for free or for $$: https://swirlrecords.bandcamp.com/track/scatterbrain

By |October 9th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on SIAMESE – Scatterbrain Tour

Finalists announced for the 2017 South Australian Music Awards

Music SA today announced the finalists for the SAM Awards Peer-Voted and People’s Choice categories for their third annual event, with the winners to be celebrated on Thursday 9th November at Thebby Lane (Thebarton Theatre) in Adelaide.

Boasting an exciting and diverse list of finalists, the 2017 SAM Awards nominations are led by political hip-hop duo […]

By |October 4th, 2017|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News|Comments Off on Finalists announced for the 2017 South Australian Music Awards

Meet Todd Fischer – A Wizard in the World of Graphic Design

Meet the man behind many of Music SA’s absolute genius graphic designs including our Umbrella Winter City Sounds logo and Music SA’s 20th Birthday Quiz Night poster!!

Todd Fischer is an Adelaide graphic designer using his artistic wizardry to provide effective creative solutions that really stand out from the crowd. Rather than someone who is just […]

By |October 3rd, 2017|Featured Artist, Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News|Comments Off on Meet Todd Fischer – A Wizard in the World of Graphic Design

CLIP IT Initiative returns for 2017/18

Clip It! aims to assist Media Resource Centre (MRC) members to develop and produce a music clip for local Music SA musicians (band or solo artist) and interpret that song in a creative and resourceful way which furthers both the musicians and the filmmakers’ careers.

Clip It! is funded by the South Australian Government through the […]

By |September 27th, 2017|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, Opportunities, Uncategorised|Comments Off on CLIP IT Initiative returns for 2017/18

Semaphore Music Festival

Semaphore Music Festival is held on the beach – Foreshore Reserve and surrounding pubs, clubs and venues over four nights and three days from Friday 29 September to Monday 2 October.

Check out full program and purchase Early Bird tickets for the Main Stage Saturday, Sunday and Monday concerts featuring Ruby Boots, William Crighton, Charles Jenkins […]

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Music SA’s 20th Birthday Quiz Night

We’ve found the perfect excuse for the music industry, their family and friends to get together to enjoy some games, prizes, cake, art, a raffle, door prizes and of course music!

Join us for a very special birthday. Yes! Music SA is turning 20 years old and we’d love you to help us blow out the […]

By |September 13th, 2017|Gigs, Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Music SA’s 20th Birthday Quiz Night

Semaphore Music Festival

Semaphore Music Festival is held on the beach – Foreshore Reserve and surrounding pubs, clubs and venues over four nights and three days from Friday 29 September to Monday 2 October.

Check out full program and purchase Early Bird tickets for the Main Stage Saturday, Sunday and Monday concerts featuring Ruby Boots, William Crighton, Charles Jenkins […]

By |September 4th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Semaphore Music Festival

The Molting Vultures

Adelaide Surf Punk band The Molting Vultures are back in town and bringing with them The Interceptors (Melb) to introduce them to the party that is Adelaide! If you like a bit of pop in your old skool punk – ala The Buzzcocks – then you’re gonna love The Interceptors. Come check them out!

Saturday 2nd […]

By |August 28th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on The Molting Vultures

Henry Wagons to host South Australian Music Awards

 

The South Australian Music (SAM) Awards, with support from the State Government, will be hosted by musician, media personality and double j radio host, Henry Wagons. The 2017 event, for which tickets are now on sale, will be held at the newly developed Thebby Lane (Thebarton Theatre), on Thursday 9th November.

Event MC Henry Wagons will […]

By |August 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Henry Wagons to host South Australian Music Awards

The New Yorks

Local band The New Yorks have just released their new EP: I Wish I Was You, But That’s Just Me and their throwing a launch party! Don’t miss these guys!!!

They will be @ Rocket Bar & Rooftop this Friday night, August 25th

Join the Facebook event for more details.

By |August 21st, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on The New Yorks

Trophy Eyes- The Home Is Australia Tour

Having just wrapped up their wildly successful and very sold out Australian tour. Trophy Eyes are keen to do it all again this weekend! With special guests: The Hard Aches, The Grenadiers, and The Rumours this will be one epic show.

Don’t miss them at Fowlers Live this Saturday 19th Aug.

Join the Facebook event for more details.

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Trophy Eyes- The Home Is Australia Tour

Having just wrapped up their wildly successful and very sold out Australian tour. Trophy Eyes are keen to do it all again this weekend! With special guests: The Hard Aches, The Grenadiers, and The
Rumours this will be one epic show.

Don’t miss them at Fowlers Live this Saturday 19th Aug.

Join the Facebook event for more details.

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Frenzal Rhomb Hi-Vis High Tea Album Launch Tour

Frenzal Rhomb are releasing their ninth full-length punk rock record, and their getting pretty good at it! Recorded at The Blasting Room in Fort Collins, Colorado, Hi-Vis High Tea is an album full of concepts and they’ve kept it short and sweet: 20 songs clocking in at just over 30 minutes.

Don’t miss them at The Gov this Friday […]

By |August 7th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Frenzal Rhomb Hi-Vis High Tea Album Launch Tour

Umbrella: Winter City Sounds- and that’s a wrap!

AND THAT’S A WRAP!! What a success! A MASSIVE thanks to all the events and people involved, not to mention all of you awesome Adelaide punters who entered the cold night into one of our Umbrella Winter City Sounds shows! We would also like to say a HUGE thanks to Premier Jay Weatherill’s Government of […]

By |August 3rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on Umbrella: Winter City Sounds- and that’s a wrap!

Exploding White Mice Reunite for Vive Le Punk!

Punk Rock mania will explode at ADL Film Festival with the return of legendary Adelaide (punk) outfit Exploding White Mice. In the ‘80s and ‘90s the Mice tore up the stage at home and abroad with shows that are still talked about.

Their stellar recording career began with 1983’s Nest of Vipers, named by RAM magazine […]

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Juliette Seizure and The Tremor Dolls Album Release

 

Juliette Seizure & the Tremor-Dolls are releasing their second album SEIZURE SALAD through Dirtyflair Record Company (LP) and Off The Hip(CD). To celebrate, they’re playing every Friday in August at the Grace Emily!

To start the month-long party, they have THEE Cha Cha Chas joining them from Melbourne on Friday August 4th.

And the best part, its […]

By |August 1st, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Juliette Seizure and The Tremor Dolls Album Release

Monkeyhouse Festival

Swirl Records and GhostNote Studios (Capitalsound Studios) are proud to present the very first Monkeyhouse Festival taking place in the Gunson Street carpark this Saturday July 29.

Dumb Punts (VIC)
Horror My Friend
Hideous Sun Demon (WA)
SIAMESE
Goon Wizarrd
hot mess

Tickets available via Moshtix – $20 + booking fee.

By |July 26th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Monkeyhouse Festival

Scouted Announces Lineup and Playing Times

Music SA and Sundial Productions have announced the full line-up and playing times for the inaugural Scouted showcase event presented in conjunction with Umbrella: Winter City Sounds and Australian Independent Record Labels Association (AIR).

Set to take over Adelaide’s East End on July 28, Scouted will showcase South Australia’s most prominent unsigned musical talents, and is […]

By |July 19th, 2017|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News|Comments Off on Scouted Announces Lineup and Playing Times

PLAYBACK 808 KINGDOM

The Playback 808 Kingdom will be headlining their biggest show in Adelaide City following recent performances with Kerser, Seth Sentry, Thundamentals and The Hilltop Hoods at Clipsal 500!!

PBK808: DyspOra – Eman – NeSs – Ajak – E L K – Majiik – Lord Levi
+ Special guests: Beeza – KTK The Rapper – NVSTY MILITIA – […]

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Exporting in 2017 and Beyond!

A lot has changed since Sounds Australia was first established to support Australian Artists and industry at international showcase and conference events.

If you’ve exported before or are looking for the first time, this masterclass will provide a comprehensive update on the latest opportunities, trends and changes taking place with export platforms around the world.

Featuring the […]

By |July 17th, 2017|Opportunities|Comments Off on Exporting in 2017 and Beyond!

Future Sounds VII

Futuresounds Adelaide in collaboration with Fresh 92.7, Umbrella Winter City Sounds, Adelaide City Council, SAE Institute Adelaide and headspace Adelaide is very proud to present:

Futuresounds VII – Adelaide’s Electronic Music Festival. All LIVE, all LOCAL and 100% ELECTRONIC.

26 acts
3 stages
Bands, future and alternative sounds

Just $5 entry will get you a FREE download card for the Futuresounds VII Sampler – a selection of […]

By |July 11th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Future Sounds VII

SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MUSIC AWARDS 2017 ENTRIES OPEN

Music SA today opened the entries for the third annual South Australian Music Awards (SAM Awards).

Delivered as an opportunity to recognise, celebrate and promote excellence in South Australian contemporary music, the SAM Awards continues to highlight the growing importance and wealth of the South Australian Music Industry.

South Australian artists and businesses can enter the 2017 […]

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