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Nexus Arts Launches Interplay Development Program

January 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Nexus Arts Launches Interplay Development Program

Following on from their¬†Next Up (for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists) and Creative Cohesion (for culturally diverse artists) development programs, Interplay is open to artists from both CALD and ATSI backgrounds. The program aims […]

Summer Fest Is Back For 2020! ūüćČ‚ú®

January 8th, 2020|Comments Off on Summer Fest Is Back For 2020! ūüćČ‚ú®

Presented by City of West Torrens, Summer Festival is series of fun outdoor events spanned from Jan until early Feb.

The weather is getting warmer and we‚Äôre thinking about picnics and sunsets shared with family and friends. […]

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Expressions of Interest Now Open for Scouted 2020!

January 2nd, 2020|Comments Off on Expressions of Interest Now Open for Scouted 2020!

Music SA is excited to announce that Scouted will take place on August 7th 2020, as part of Umbrella Festival!

The below form is for South Australian musicians/bands who wish to submit an expression of interest […]

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Submissions Now Open To Support Headliners at 2020 Superloop Adelaide 500!

December 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Submissions Now Open To Support Headliners at 2020 Superloop Adelaide 500!

Music SA is proud to announce Bands on Track submissions are now open, giving local artists a chance to perform at the Superloop Adelaide 500 after-race concert series next February.

Now in its ninth year, Bands […]

New Opportunities Open For Contemporary Music Touring Across Australia

December 19th, 2019|Comments Off on New Opportunities Open For Contemporary Music Touring Across Australia

ūüď∑¬†D.D Dumbo during his Field Recording in Austin, Texas.

Increased investment in contemporary music will enable more opportunities for Australian musicians to tour to more audiences in more destinations across Australia.

As part of the Australian Music […]

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STAY TUNED! BANDS ON TRACK SUBMISSIONS OPENING SOON

December 11th, 2019|Comments Off on STAY TUNED! BANDS ON TRACK SUBMISSIONS OPENING SOON

Music SA¬†is proud to announce¬†Bands on Track¬†submissions will open shortly, giving local musicians a chance to perform at the¬†Superloop Adelaide 500¬†after-race concert series next February, while also revealing a new initiative,¬†Music on Track, that will […]

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SAM’s Red Carpet & Winners Wall Gallery

November 26th, 2019|Comments Off on SAM’s Red Carpet & Winners Wall Gallery

2019 South Australian Music Awards
Red Carpet & Winners Wall
Bonython Hall, The University of Adelaide
Photography by Nick Astanei

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2019 South Australian Music Awards Gallery

November 26th, 2019|Comments Off on 2019 South Australian Music Awards Gallery

2019 South Australian Music Awards
Bonython Hall, Adelaide University
Photography by Dave Court

 

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WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR 2019 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MUSIC AWARDS

November 23rd, 2019|Comments Off on WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR 2019 SOUTH AUSTRALIAN MUSIC AWARDS

Indie rock trio Horror My Friend¬†achieved three nods for their successes at the South Australian Music (SAM) Awards tonight, with Adrian Eagle¬†and Electric Fields both coming away with two awards each, and Jess Day¬†winning Best […]

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Rundle Mall Plaza Drops New Local Music Series

November 21st, 2019|Comments Off on Rundle Mall Plaza Drops New Local Music Series

Rundle Mall Plaza presents its inaugural Terrace Sessions, a new free pop-up music series featuring some of South Australia’s most talented singer-songwriters, launching on Friday, November 22.

Held over four Friday nights across November and December, […]

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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.
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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 […]