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SAM’s is going 100% Plant Based!

November 13th, 2019|Comments Off on SAM’s is going 100% Plant Based!

This year’s South Australian Music Awards is going au naturel with a plant-based menu of food and beverage from some of our state’s most exciting local suppliers.

Music SA has created a beautiful grazing menu for the annual gala […]

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Umbrella Festival Marketing Manager Job Opportunity

October 31st, 2019|Comments Off on Umbrella Festival Marketing Manager Job Opportunity

Are you a talented marketing professional looking for a part-time chance to work on the fastest growing live music festival in SA? 
 
Music SA is looking for our next Umbrella Festival Marketing Manager (while our current […]

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Finalists Announced for the 2019 South Australian Music Awards!

October 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on Finalists Announced for the 2019 South Australian Music Awards!

Music SA is proud to reveal the 2019 South Australian Music (SAM) Awards finalists, with the winners to be announced during a red carpet ceremony on Friday 22 November at Adelaide University’s beautiful Bonython Hall.

Categories for the awards include […]

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Spring Jams 2019

October 15th, 2019|Comments Off on Spring Jams 2019

Spring Jams 2019
St Peters Youth Centre
Photos by Nick Astanei
Music SA, City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters and headspace Adelaide held Spring Jams from 1st October- 3rd October 2019. The Free 3 day songwriting and performance […]

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AUSTRALIAN MUSIC INDUSTRY NETWORK LAUNCHES NATIONAL SURVEY ON LIVE MUSIC PAY

September 20th, 2019|Comments Off on AUSTRALIAN MUSIC INDUSTRY NETWORK LAUNCHES NATIONAL SURVEY ON LIVE MUSIC PAY

The Australian Music Industry Network (AMIN) has partnered with Australia’s major contemporary music bodies to launch an in-depth survey on live music remuneration.

The Live Remuneration Survey will be distributed to over 100,000 live music performers […]

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Voting Open for the South Australian Music Awards

September 11th, 2019|Comments Off on Voting Open for the South Australian Music Awards

With legendary triple j Home and Hosed host Declan Byrne at the helm as MC, and voting lines now open, things are starting to hot up ahead of the 2019 SA Music (SAM) Awards.

With more than a decade […]

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City of Adelaide Survey

August 28th, 2019|Comments Off on City of Adelaide Survey

Juliette Seizure & The Tremor Dolls at Day of Clarity 2017.
📷 Jonathan Kovarch
The City of Adelaide is investigating ways to support City and North Adelaide based venues to provide bulky music equipment/backline for live music […]

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Umbrella Festival 2019 Gallery

August 1st, 2019|Comments Off on Umbrella Festival 2019 Gallery

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South Australian Music Awards Entries Open!

July 29th, 2019|Comments Off on South Australian Music Awards Entries Open!

In a new, exciting location, the South Australian Music (SAM) Awards will return this November to honour our South Australian music industry.

Entries open today, with the winners to be announced later this year at the annual […]

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City of Music: A Painting Project

July 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on City of Music: A Painting Project

Adelaide became a designated UNESCO City of Music in 2015, and is the first and only Australian city with this designation. Known internationally for its thriving arts festivals, musical heritage and cultural vision. The City […]

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Clip Combat Winners Announced!

July 19th, 2019|Comments Off on Clip Combat Winners Announced!

Young musicians and aspiring filmmakers who worked together to produce new music clips for original songs have been recognised in Music SA’s inaugural Clip Combat competition. 

The Minister for Innovation and Skills David Pisoni said Clip […]

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Clip It! Returns for 2019!

June 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Clip It! Returns for 2019!

ATTENTION FILMMAKERS AND MUSICIANS
So you think you’re the next Spike Jonze,
Michel Gondry or Hannah Lux Davis?
So you’re desperate for a professional music video but don’t have heaps of cash?
Then Clip It! is for you! 
Clip It! […]

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Umbrella Festival Program is LIVE!

May 29th, 2019|Comments Off on Umbrella Festival Program is LIVE!

Music SA is proud to announce the return of the popular Umbrella: Winter City Sounds festival for its fourth year, delivering a program of live music across a range of Adelaide venues this July and including […]

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2019 SCOUTED LINE-UP ANNOUNCED!

May 22nd, 2019|Comments Off on 2019 SCOUTED LINE-UP ANNOUNCED!

In its third year, Music SA’s Scouted returns in 2019 to showcase to significant industry representatives and enthusiastic music fans the wonderful unsigned and emerging musical talent we have in South Australia.
In conjunction with Umbrella: […]

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Umbrella Festival Program Launch After Party

May 3rd, 2019|Comments Off on Umbrella Festival Program Launch After Party

The 2019 Umbrella Festival Program officially launches on May 29 and it’s time to celebrate the colder months with a party!

FREE ENTRY | DOORS 8PM

Dean Forever
The Empty Threats
Hey Harriett
Oopsie Daisy
+ groovy DJ’s and drink specials

Umbrella […]

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Open up for Area 7 & The Porkers at Better Shed Than Dead Festival

May 2nd, 2019|Comments Off on Open up for Area 7 & The Porkers at Better Shed Than Dead Festival

Do you want the chance to play alongside Area 7, The Porkers, Wishful Thinking & more at the first annual Better Shed then Dead Festival on June 8 at Bigshed Brewing, Royal Park?

Well, in partnership […]

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CLIP COMBAT! MUSIC VIDEO COMPETITON

April 4th, 2019|Comments Off on CLIP COMBAT! MUSIC VIDEO COMPETITON

Music SA and  the Government of South Australia’s Music Development Office present Clip Combat, an initiative to encourage South Australian filmmakers under the age of 26 to build awareness of local SA musicians by submitting […]

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New funding for more live music & more opportunities for Australia’s musicians

April 1st, 2019|Comments Off on New funding for more live music & more opportunities for Australia’s musicians

The Morrison Government has committed $30.9 million in new funding for more live music and to create more opportunities for Australia’s artists to compete in a global industry.

The Australian Music Industry Package will provide funding […]

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Umbrella Winter City Sounds Registrations Open Now!

March 18th, 2019|Comments Off on Umbrella Winter City Sounds Registrations Open Now!

REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW OPEN!!
Head to https://avr.umbrellaadelaide.com.au/users/sign_in to register your event to be included in this years’ Umbrella Winter City Sounds festival! Make sure you come along to the Umbrella Winter City Sounds Info Session 6pm on the […]

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Bands on Track 2019

March 6th, 2019|Comments Off on Bands on Track 2019

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March 1st – 3rd 2019
Photography by Luke Byrne