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    I LOVE LIVE MUSIC 60 SECOND FILM COMPETITION The I LOVE LIVE MUSIC 60 second film competition calls for filmmakers across Australia to collaborate with local home town musicians to make a 60 second film. For more info and guidelines go to the projects tab.

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    The scope and quality of concerts both big and small continues to push into new and exciting areas..

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I LOVE LIVE MUSIC – 60 SECOND FILM COMPETITION

I LOVE LIVE MUSIC – 60 SECOND FILM COMPETITION

Feb 1, 2016

The inaugural I LOVE LIVE MUSIC 60 second film competition opens for entries from 1 February 2016 with irresistible prizes on offer for filmmakers and musicians as part of the new national initiative to focus on the importance of Australian contemporary live music. The Australian Music Industry Network (AMIN) has joined forces with the Live Music […]

Grant Opportunity – Contemporary Music Touring Program

Grant Opportunity – Contemporary Music Touring Program

Jan 22, 2016

The Contemporary Music Touring Program (CMTP) supports national touring activity undertaken by Australian musicians performing original contemporary music. It provides travel support of up to $15,000 for artists and their manager for tours in Australia that include performances in regional and remote areas.  Up to an additional $15,000 can be requested for tours that meet […]

Time is running out for your chance to go in the draw to win a $500 Hertz car rental credit with Travel Beyond Group.  

Time is running out for your chance to go in the draw to win a $500 Hertz car rental credit with Travel Beyond Group.  

Jan 21, 2016

Every new booking through the AMIN Travel Portal in January will automatically go into the draw. If you already booked in November or December 2015, don’t stress – you’ve automatically got a shot at the prize! DZ Deathrays saved almost $500 on their recent $5,000 spend through the Portal. “With our savings we will be purchasing $500 […]

Courtney Barnett, Hiatus Kaiyote, Joel Little, Tame Impala and Troy Cassar-Daley announced in Top 20 list for APRA Song of the Year

Courtney Barnett, Hiatus Kaiyote, Joel Little, Tame Impala and Troy Cassar-Daley announced in Top 20 list for APRA Song of the Year

Jan 21, 2016

With thousands of votes recorded over the last month, APRA AMCOS has recently announced the Top 20 contenders for the APRA Song of the Year. The song list features a mix of compositions by established songwriters including Daniel Johns, Don Walker (Cold Chisel) and The Waifs alongside first time finalists such as Pond and Jarryd James. Members […]

Applications open for the 2016 Josh Pyke Partnership

Applications open for the 2016 Josh Pyke Partnership

Jan 14, 2016

APRA AMCOS, in conjunction with Josh Pyke, is bringing back the Josh Pyke Partnership for 2016, awarding a lucky Australian musician with a $7500 grant to kick-start their music career! In addition to the financial reward, the winning artist will receive mentorship from Josh Pyke himself and a meeting with Gregg Donovan (Wonderlick Entertainment) and […]

PPCA and the Australia Council Announce Recording Grants

PPCA and the Australia Council Announce Recording Grants

Dec 10, 2015

Following a successful second round, PPCA is again partnering with the Australia Council to offer another series of $15,000 grants to assist Australian artists with new sound recordings. Previous recipients have included classical guitarists Slava and Leonard Grigoryan, jazz ensemble The Vampires, Perth’s The Growl, singer and guitarist Mia Dyson and Courtney Barnett. Applications are […]

APRA AMCOS Professional Development Award Winners Announced

APRA AMCOS Professional Development Award Winners Announced

Dec 10, 2015

APRA AMCOS have announced the recipients of the biennial PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS (PDAs), which offers cash and recognition to songwriters and composers across a variety of genres in the early stages of their careers. Winners: Timothy Carroll of Holy Holy (Popular Contemporary) Ngaiire (Popular Contemporary) Jack Carty (Popular Contemporary)  Ruby Boots (Country)  Briggs (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) […]

First residential workshop for RELEASE – The Business of Label Management wraps up

First residential workshop for RELEASE – The Business of Label Management wraps up

Dec 3, 2015

The first residential workshop for RELEASE – The Business of Label Management has wrapped up this week. The program sees 15 Australian and New ZealandIndependent Label owners and senior managers take part in the six month program. The participants are as follows: Joseph Alexander (VIC) Katie Besgrove (VIC) Tristan Ludowyk (VIC) Mark Monnone (VIC) Huw […]

2016 APRA Song of the Year Voting Opens

2016 APRA Song of the Year Voting Opens

Dec 3, 2015

Voting is now open for the 2016 APRA Music Awards Song of the Year. Enter your favourite song from the last year to be in the running to win a Gibson Guitar plus a double pass to the 2016 APRA Music Awards. The APRA Music Awards celebrate excellence in contemporary music. For over thirty years the […]

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