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A Tribute to Two Adelaide Music Champions

August 12th, 2020|Comments Off on A Tribute to Two Adelaide Music Champions

It has been a heart-breaking week for the Adelaide music scene. Late Saturday night, our dearest Disk Edits announced the passing of local Audio Master and Proprietor, Neville Clark. Following this sad news only a […]

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Australian Government Announce Grants for Live Music Venues

August 11th, 2020|Comments Off on Australian Government Announce Grants for Live Music Venues

The Australian Government has just announced their support in helping venues to host live Australian music.
Small to medium live music venues are encouraged to apply for Live Music Australia funding to get back on their feet […]

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ALMBC Launches with 65,000 Live Music Jobs

July 15th, 2020|Comments Off on ALMBC Launches with 65,000 Live Music Jobs

The Australian Live Music Business Council has announced its formation, representing the interests of small to medium Australian music enterprises and the thousands of live music jobs they underpin – from booking agents and managers, […]

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Music in the Streets!

July 9th, 2020|Comments Off on Music in the Streets!

Music is set to fill the streets, coming to you live from all corners of the city!

From 3 July until 25th September, catch your favourite local acts performing pop-up sets and roving performances around the […]

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The World’s Smallest Stage

July 8th, 2020|Comments Off on The World’s Smallest Stage

The World’s Smallest Stage is coming in October 2020!

Some of our best South Australian dancers, choreographers and musicians have been collaborating during isolation to create a ‘social distancing inspired’ series of dance performances that will be presented […]

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Support Act launches ‘On My Mind’

July 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Support Act launches ‘On My Mind’

Support Act has announced the launch of On My Mind, a free online workshop series exploring the ins and outs of mental health and wellbeing for musicians, crew and other workers in the Australian music […]

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Women in Music Mentor Program

June 25th, 2020|Comments Off on Women in Music Mentor Program

The Women in Music Mentor program is a four-year nation-wide mentoring and training program aimed at empowering women in the Australian music industry. The program will run once a year from 2020 to 2023 and […]

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Music SA Appoints New General Manager

June 18th, 2020|Comments Off on Music SA Appoints New General Manager

The Music SA board has pleasure in announcing its new General Manager, with the role going to musician, skilled administrator, IT professional and vocational trainer Kim Roberts.

An active member of the local music community for the last […]

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Can COVID Stop the Music!?

June 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Can COVID Stop the Music!?

As COVID-19 restrictions have taken their toll on the music industry, musicians and music venues have bore the brunt, left with no crowds and no physical space for their music or voice to be heard. Except […]

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Australia’s Music Industry Pleads for Government Support in Open Letter

June 10th, 2020|Comments Off on Australia’s Music Industry Pleads for Government Support in Open Letter

Australian music industry unites behind an Open Letter imploring the Australian Government to provide sector support to ensure its survival during the COVID-19 crisis.
The urgent letter has been signed by more than 1000 artists, workers, venues […]

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Artist Highlight: Owen Lindsay

June 4th, 2020|Comments Off on Artist Highlight: Owen Lindsay

Owen Lindsay is an incredible South Australian illustrator. Over the years, he’s created album covers and gig posters for local bands, as well as illustrating for several Adelaide magazines including his current work with CityMag. […]

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

May 12th, 2020|Comments Off on 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 […]

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HAPPY MOTHERS DAY TO ALL OUR MUSIC MUMS!

May 10th, 2020|Comments Off on 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 […]

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SPOT THE SA BANDS COMPETITION!

May 7th, 2020|Comments Off on SPOT THE SA BANDS COMPETITION!

In the devastating mess of COVID-19, sometimes we just need a little fun.

At Music SA, we have done just that, by engaging local illustrator Owen Lindsay to create a ‘Where’s Wally’ of classic SA bands, […]

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

May 5th, 2020|Comments Off on 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 […]

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

April 24th, 2020|Comments Off on 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 […]

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Music SA Presents: Our New Normal – An Online Discussion

April 20th, 2020|Comments Off on 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 […]

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SUPPORT FOR LIVE MUSIC VENUES – COVID-19

April 8th, 2020|Comments Off on 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 […]

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

April 1st, 2020|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 […]

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COVID-19 STIMULUS PACKAGE

March 25th, 2020|Comments Off on 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 […]