Skye Lockwood

About Skye Lockwood

Marketing Manager - Music SA

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.

By |August 14th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Trophy Eyes- The Home Is Australia Tour

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 […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News|Comments Off on Exploding White Mice Reunite for Vive Le Punk!

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 – […]

By |July 18th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on PLAYBACK 808 KINGDOM

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 […]

By |July 6th, 2017|Uncategorised|Comments Off on SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MUSIC AWARDS 2017 ENTRIES OPEN

Somnium ‘Omnism’ Album Launch

Swirl Records are proud to present the debut album from Somnium – OMNISM.
Written, recorded and mixed in (frontman) James Dawes home studio, The 8-track freakout is an all-out psych-blues jam.
The launch party coincides with the online release of the album (Through Bandcamp, Spotify and Youtube) on the 7/7/2017.
Supported by Druid Fluids.

$10 entry going towards future […]

By |July 4th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Somnium ‘Omnism’ Album Launch

Burnside Mums Double Launch Party

 

 

Swirl Records are proud to bring you the debut double release from Burnside Mums.

DRIVE OUT OF TOWN / THE WORLD AROUND US
Recorded and Mixed at GhostNote Studios by Colby Robertson.

In celebration of the blistering release, Swirl Records are throwing a party at the Edinburgh Castle with the help of SIAMESE, St Morris Sinners, J.D Gunslinger […]

By |June 27th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Burnside Mums Double Launch Party

WINTER JAMS RETURNS FOR UMBRELLA WINTER CITY SOUNDS IN 2017!

WINTER JAMS SCHOOL HOLIDAY MUSIC WORKSHOP – Thursday 13th July – Saturday 15th July 2017
 It’s that time of year again! Music SA and the City of Prospect are proud to present Winter Jams for 2017!
 Spend three days learning about the different styles of contemporary music and song writing whilst exploring creativity for FREE in a fun […]

By |June 27th, 2017|News|Comments Off on WINTER JAMS RETURNS FOR UMBRELLA WINTER CITY SOUNDS IN 2017!

Archers are Dead.

 

 

 

ARCHERS ARE DEAD.
After 8 years archers are pulling up stumps.We’re bringing all of our best pals to the funeral so come and mourn or rejoice and drown yr sorrows.

WEST THEBARTON BROTHEL PARTY
ARCHERS
BATTLEHOUNDS
SINCERELY, GRIZZLY

+DJ’s ALL NIGHT // ANNOUNCED ON WEDNESDAY
+CHEAP TINNIES FROM YOUNG HENRYS
+FREE T-SHIRT GIVEAWAY FOR THOSE IN EARLY

DOORS @ 8 at The new […]

By |June 20th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Archers are Dead.

Sincerely, Grizzly Mini Disc Launch

This Saturday June 17 Adelaide’s own Sincerely , Grizzly will launch: ‘Build A Man A Fire And He’ll Be Warm For The Night. Set A Man On Fire And He’ll Be Warm For The Rest Of His Life’ on miniiscs at The Hotel Metro before heading to Bangkok Thailand.

For more information, join the Facebook event.

By |June 13th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Sincerely, Grizzly Mini Disc Launch

Mid-year entry now open for Certificate IV In Music Industry

Want to turn your music passion into a profession? Music SA is now offering mid-year entry into their talented Certificate IV in Music Industry course starting Monday 17th July.

In a Certificate IV in Music Industry, Music SA students study, perform and work in hands-on roles in music and festival management. With both full and part […]

By |June 5th, 2017|Music SA Presents, News, Opportunities, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Mid-year entry now open for Certificate IV In Music Industry

Attonbitus ‘Cognition Single Launch

Adelaide trio Attonbitus are releasing their first polished single Cognition; along with other additional treats for your enjoyment. Joining them on this night is a line up of monumental insanity, including Filthy Lucre, Moonhunter and Tympano.

If you like a strong groove in your step and an epic jive for a long weekend; join them to celebrate […]

By |June 5th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Attonbitus ‘Cognition Single Launch

Umbrella: Winter City Sounds returns to ignite Adelaide’s Winter

Music SA today announced a program of over 300 live music events across more than 100 different venues and locations throughout the Adelaide, for the 2017 Umbrella: Winter City Sounds from Friday, July 14 to Monday, July 30.

Umbrella Winter City Sounds, a two week festival partially curated partially open-access, will transform Adelaide into a winter […]

By |May 31st, 2017|Music SA News, Music SA Presents, News, Umbrella|Comments Off on Umbrella: Winter City Sounds returns to ignite Adelaide’s Winter

Alana Jagt & The Monotremes Single Launch

Adelaide musician Alana Jagt launches her debut solo single “Lullaby #2” on June 2nd, 2017.

The single, lifted from Jagt’s forthcoming debut EP Wilderness, is a charming slice of indie folk-pop-rock that pairs the young performer’s old-soul voice with delicate toy piano, dreamy cello and subtle slide guitar.

Award-winning favourite Grace Emily Hotel will host the single launch […]

By |May 29th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Alana Jagt & The Monotremes Single Launch

Applications now open to play Semaphore Music Festival

The Semaphore Music Festival has grown since the inaugural event in 2005, to a four nights and three days of concerts presenting South Australian home grown, live music to a niche market of music lovers. It is held annually over the October Long Weekend on the Semaphore Foreshore Reserve, surrounding pubs, clubs, and venues.Live Music […]

By |May 25th, 2017|News, Opportunities|Comments Off on Applications now open to play Semaphore Music Festival

Taasha Coates ‘High Times’ Tour

ABC recording artist and lead-singer of aria award-winning The Audreys, Taasha Coates, has just announced that the next single from her Shane Nicholson-produced debut solo album, Taasha Coates and Her Melancholy Sweethearts, will be “High Times”.

A national tour has been scheduled to coincide with the release of the new single, and Taasha will be kicking […]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Taasha Coates ‘High Times’ Tour

A Day Of Clarity 2017

One of the best days for local music in South Australia, A DAY OF CLARITY is back in 2017 for its 3rd straight year, bigger and better than ever before! A Day Of Clarity is a free music festival held on the east end of the Adelaide CBD, featuring a wide range of artists locally […]

By |May 15th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on A Day Of Clarity 2017

Play alongside Regurgitator at Beer & BBQ Festival!

Do you want to play alongside the one and only REGURGITATOR at the Adelaide Beer and BBQ Festival on Saturday 29th July?! Well, in partnership with ABBF, Music SA is offering one lucky Adelaide Rock band this very chance! To enter fill in the form below by 5pm Thursday 1st June. The winner will be […]

By |May 8th, 2017|Music SA Presents, News, Opportunities, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Play alongside Regurgitator at Beer & BBQ Festival!

Wanderers ‘Something for a Distraction’ EP Launch

WANDERERS kicked off 2017 with brand new single Loco, the second song from their upcoming EP ‘Something For a Distraction’ (released Feb 17th via MGM) The EP comes off the back of a very successful 2016 and will see them touring the country extensively and ending the tour at one of their favourite hometown venues, […]

By |May 8th, 2017|Top Pick Gig|Comments Off on Wanderers ‘Something for a Distraction’ EP Launch