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

August 2017

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. […]

July 2017

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 […]

June 2017

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 […]

May 2017

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 […]

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 […]

Introducing Adelaide’s star producer Mario Spate

It’s been a whirlwind start to the year for Adelaide based producer Mario Späte aka Badcop, after being invited back […]

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 […]