Music SA produces, hosts and curates a wide ranges of programs that support the contemporary music industry in South Australia.


Over the years we have been presenting

  • live music showcases
  • live performance opportunities in unique locations
  • industry masterclasses
  • music business workshops
  • public information sessions & more.
Music SA’s annual program of accredited Music Business Courses is also popular with all ages, with topics including:

  • Music Business
  • Studio Recording
  • Event Management
  • Sound & Lighting
  • Songwriting
  • Performance & Audition preparation, plus various Short Courses

Our Certificate IV in Music Business is now also available on either a full-time basis, or part-time in the evenings.


bands on track

Music SA are pleased to partner with Clipsal 500 Adelaide to present Bands on Track – a showcase of great South Australian music presented over three nights as part of the Clipsal 500 Adelaide Concert Series, held annually in March.

this is sa music

Music SA and Adelaide Airport enjoy a successful partnership with the program “This Is SA Music”. The curated original series features live performances in the main terminal Friday afternoons and alternate Saturdays/Sundays. Each 3 hour session presents our best homegrown talent to over 5000 travelers, friends & fans.


Music SA regularly presents masterclasses, public workshops and forums in a series of professional development sessions that are aimed at up-skilling South Australian musicians and industry practitioners.

latest music sa news & projects

February 2017

Local SA Artists Set to Play Clipsal 500

Four of South Australia’s best emerging live music acts will join an incredible line-up of Australian music talent at the […]

Cultural Music Exchange

Music SA and Nexus Arts will welcome The Jerry Cans to South Australia on Wednesday 8 March 2017 from 4pm […]

Umbrella: Winter City Sounds is back!

The State Government’s Live Music Events Fund has backed Music SA to repeat the runaway success of Umbrella: Winter City […]

January 2017

Gareth’s tips on how to make a film clip under $1000!

We asked Gareth Wilkes, Music SA’s Business Manager and a film director and writer, to give us all his hottest […]

December 2016

Check Your Head: Mental Health Panel

CHECK YOUR HEAD is a panel discussion on the issues surrounding mental health in the music industry. Inspired by the […]

November 2016

2016 SAM Awards Winners

This year’s music awards marked Music SA’s second year as custodians of the recently rebranded SAM awards which were previously […]

SA Music Awards Photo Gallery

Photography by Joshua Geelan


Peter Hanlon Internship Program Applications Open

Music SA is proud to announce an exciting opportunity for someone to join our team and take that next step […]

Vocal Master Class with Tony Lindsay (Santana)

Music SA is offering four young vocalists the opportunity of a lifetime! The Day of the Song Festival has put […]

Week One of Australian Music Month

This week marks the first week of Australian Music Month and to celebrate we launched the new Music SA gig guide on November 1st […]

July 2016

Sounds Australia presents ‘Insights into International Genre Events’

Sounds Australia presents “Insights into International Genre Events” in partnership with Music SA, Musitec and the Music Development Office.

Sounds Australia will be in […]

March 2016

music sa farewells elizabeth reid

After eleven years service, Music SA is sad to announce Digital Marketing Manager, Elizabeth Reid is moving on to take […]