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Below are MusicNSW events, partnered events and important dates for your music calendar!

Current Events

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ARIA WEEK SOUND ADVICE: WHAT IS Sync, Distribution, Publishing & Streaming? & Industry mixer 21 November 2018 18:00 - 20:00 Wayward Brewing Co., 1 Gehrig Lane, Camperdown NSW 2050

MusicNSW & ARIA present SOUND ADVICE: WHAT IS Sync, Distribution, Publishing & Streaming? & Industry mixer as part of ARIA Week 2018. Stumped on Streaming and Sync? Puzzled about Publishing? Downright confused about Distro? Industry experts Allegra Caldwell (BMG), Alex Prudames (GAGA Music), Andy Irvine (Gyrostream) & Cameron Walsh (Comes With Fries) will break down these key topics and tell you everything

Sound Advice goes to Newcastle! Planning Your Next Release & Industry Speed Meet 10 November 2018 14:00 - 17:00 The Cambridge Hotel, 789 Hunter St, Newcastle West NSW 2302

MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business. 2PM – Planning Your Next Release: Are you in need of a release plan for your next EP, album or single? ArowAgency’s Tamara Georgopoulos and Elizabeth Browne (Bad Pony, Lupa J, Sam Phay, No Frills Twins, Club

Fisher’s Gig 2018 3 November 2018 15:00 - 22:30 Bradbury Park, Bradbury NSW 2560

The annual Festival of Fisher’s Ghost is a long running historic community event that spans across ten days and includes a carnival, street parade, fireworks and more. Each year, Fisher’s Gig plays host to a lineup of local Macarthur talent alongside headliner acts. The event is run by Campbelltown City Council with the support of the

All Girl Electronic Recording Workshops 18 September – 10 November 2018 Information and Cultural Exchange (I.C.E.), 8 Victoria Road, Parramatta NSW 2150

All Girl Electronic is a FREE electronic music production workshop program for female, transgender and non-binary youth from Western Sydney.

Sound Advice Masterclasses 2018 11 – 18 August 2018 107 Projects, 107 Redfern St, Redfern NSW 2016

MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business.

Sound Advice: Build Your Community & Meet Your Community 1 August 2018 18:00 - 21:00 107 Projects, 107 Redfern St, Redfern NSW 2016

MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business.

Fisher’s Heats 2018 28 July 2018 00:00 - 00:00 Campbelltown NSW 2560

Campbelltown City Council is seeking Expressions of Interest from bands and solo artists of all genres to perform at Fisher’s Heats on Saturday 28 July 2018 for a chance to win a spot in the final Fisher’s Gig line-up!

YJAM Groove & Grill 15 July 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Kings Parade, between Carillon and Russell Street, Bathurst NSW 2795

The Bathurst Regional Youth Council will be hosting ‘Groove & Grill’ as part of the Bathurst Winter Festival 2018.

MusicNSW and SOUNDS AUSTRALIA present Export Masterclass: Sydney 12 July 2018 18:00 - 19:30 Sonos House, 40 Queen St, Woollahra, NSW 2025

On Thursday 12th July, SOUNDS AUSTRALIA, in partnership with MusicNSW, will present an Export Masterclass in Sydney with a particular focus on digital exporting.

Sound Advice: Manage Yourself & Meet The Careerists 4 July 2018 18:00 - 21:00 107 Projects, 107 Redfern St, Redfern NSW 2016

SOUND ADVICE aims to give artists, managers, and emerging industry professionals a leg up into the industry through providing access to stellar guest speakers. 

Crankfest Youth Festival 2018 30 June 2018 08:00 - 15:30 Main Beach Car Park, MacDonalds Place, Evans Head NSW 2473

Crankfest is the Far North Coast of NSW’s largest Regional Youth Festival.

NEON PARTY 23 June 2018 19:00 - 21:00 Wingewarra Activity Centre, Dubbo NSW 2830

Proudly supported by MusicNSW, Signal Creative, Barnardos Wellington and Orana Arts and the Midnite Cafe.

Park Lane Festival 2018 23 June 2018 11:30 - 20:00 Park Lane, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

Headspace Coffs Harbour is turning 10 and everyone is invited to the party.

All Girl Electronic Production Workshops 12 June – 4 August 2018 Information and Cultural Exchange (I.C.E.), 8 Victoria Road, Parramatta

In partnership with I.C.E Parramatta, All Girl Electronic is a FREE electronic music production workshop program for young women, trans and non-binary youth from Western Sydney.

FEEDBACK 2018: A Music Conference For Young People 11 June 2018 11:00 - 16:00 Vivid Ideas Exchange, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 140 George Street, The Rocks Sydney

MusicNSW and Vivid Sydney present FEEDBACK: A music conference for young people – a jam-packed day of music industry networking, talks and panels for 12-25 year olds.

Midnite Café 26 May 2018 16:00 - 00:00 Midnite Café, Dubbo NSW 2830

Midnite Café is a late-night café space celebrating and encouraging creativity through live music, coffee, board games and an art exhibition.

Women In Electronic Music Masterclasses 2018 12 – 19 May 2018 107 Projects, 107 Redfern St, Redfern NSW 2016

MusicNSW and FBi Radio present the Women In Electronic Music Masterclasses for 2018!

Sound Advice: Book Your Own Gigs & Meet The Gig Makers! 2 May 2018 18:00 - 21:00 107 Projects, 107 Redfern St, Redfern NSW 2016

MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business.

LiquidFest 2018 20 April 2018 16:00 - 22:00 Axis Youth Centre, Queanbeyan, NSW 2620

This year Axis Youth Centre is celebrating National Youth Week right, by combining Youth Fest and LiquidFest into one big awesome free event.

MusicNSW comes to Wagga Wagga: Industry Meet n’ Greet 16 April 2018 17:30 - 19:30 Eastern Riverina Arts, 98 Fitzmaurice St, Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

Are you interested in music? Are you a musician? An audience member? A teacher? A promoter? A manager? On 16 April, 5:30pm, MusicNSW will be in Wagga to host a special community consultation and discussion forum at the Eastern Riverina Arts office. This is your opportunity to tell us about how you imagine music in The Riverina, ask for

Youth Week YJAM 2018 16 April 2018 12:00 - 16:00 Bathurst City Community Club, 29 William Street, Bathurst NSW 2795

YJAM is a music project run by the Bathurst Regional Youth Council which celebrates the talents of young people in the Bathurst Region.

YouthFest 2018 14 April 2018 10:00 - 15:00 East Cessnock Skatepark, Cessnock NSW 2325

Youthfest is a free music festival and skate competition ran by Cessnock Youth Entertainment Committee for Youth Week each year.

Live’n’Loud 2018 13 April 2018 18:00 - 21:00 Manning Regional Art Gallery, Taree, NSW 2430

MidCoast Council Manning Youth Action Team are kicking Youth Week off with some of the best young performers in the region!

Sound Advice: Industry Insights & Meet Your Maker 4 April 2018 18:00 - 21:00 Wollongong Art Gallery, Cnr Kembla & Burelli Sts, Wollongong NSW 2500

MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business.

Sound Advice: DIY Party Planner Workshop 4 April 2018 13:00 - 16:00 Wollongong Arts Precinct, 32 Burelli St, Wollongong NSW 2500

A special ‘How-To’ Workshop for DIY parties, gigs and festivals!

Indent Tour 2018: Byron Bay with The Vanns, The Nah & WHARVES 25 March 2018 17:00 - 20:00 The YAC, 1 Gilmore Cres, Byron Bay NSW 2481

We’re absolutely thrilled to be taking two incredible South Coast bands on road around NSW for the 2018 Indent Tour.

Indent Tour 2018: Port Macquarie with The Vanns, The Nah & Nana Klumpp 24 – 8 March 2018 Panthers Port Macquarie, 1 Bay St, Port Macquarie NSW 2444

We’re absolutely thrilled to be taking two incredible South Coast bands on road around NSW for the 2018 Indent Tour.

Indent Tour 2018: Newcastle with The Vanns, The Nah & Milky Thred 23 March 2018 18:00 - 21:00 The Small Ballroom, 139 Maitland Rd, Islington NSW 2296

We’re absolutely thrilled to be taking two incredible South Coast bands on road around NSW for the 2018 Indent Tour.

FBi Radio presents Young Blood 18 March 2018 12:00 - 17:00 OXFORD ART FACTORY, 38-46 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Are you under 18 and keen to get amongst some of the best live music coming out of Australia?

Indent Tour 2018: Moruya with The Vanns, The Nah & UltraViolet 17 – 8 March 2018 Moruya Showground, Albert St, Moruya NSW 2537

We’re absolutely thrilled to be taking two incredible South Coast bands on road around NSW for the 2018 Indent Tour.

Indent Tour 2018: Bega with The Vanns, The Nah & Cuppa Shred 16 March 2018 18:00 - 21:00 Funhouse Studio, 3 Hill St, Bega NSW 2550

We’re absolutely thrilled to be taking two incredible South Coast bands on road around NSW for the 2018 Indent Tour.

4Elements HipHop Festival & Seminar 8 – 10 March 2018 Bankstown Arts Centre, Bankstown NSW 2200

Returning for its 4th year!! The 4Elements HipHop Festival will present an array of amazing talent, interactive spaces, good vibes, and incredible people.

Sound Advice Masterclasses 2017 28 October – 18 November 2017 Various locations

MusicNSW’s Sound Advice Masterclasses for 2017.

Sound Advice: Sound Mind & Deep Web 26 September 2017 18:00 - 21:00 107 Redfern Street, Redfern NSW 2016

MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business. 

Sound Advice: Funding Fundamentals & Exporting in 2017 and Beyond with SOUNDS AUSTRALIA 15 August 2017 18:00 - 21:00 The Lansdowne, 2 City Road, Chippendale NSW 2008

MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business. 

Oxford Art Factory presents XraySpeX 9 July 2017 13:00 - 19:00 OXFORD ART FACTORY, 38-46 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010

The Oxford Art Factory, in conjunction with MusicNSW and the City of Sydney, announces the grand return of XraySpeX, an initiative of underage programming whereby students and young people work together with music industry professionals to create a series of events showcasing great Australian music to an underage audience. 

Sound Advice: You Got Played & Dial-a-Crowd 4 July 2017 18:00 - 21:00 107 Projects, 107 Redfern Street, Redfern NSW 2016

Featuring the best in the biz, these panels are for musicians and emerging industry professionals.

Skegss U18 Spaghetti Fest 18 June 2017 12:00 - 18:00 OXFORD ART FACTORY, 38-46 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010

SKEGSS U18 SPAGHETTI FEST

Women In Electronic Music Showcase 2017 17 June 2017 20:00 - 03:00 Oxford Art Factory, 38-46 Oxford St, Darlinghurst NSW 2010

MusicNSW and FBi Radio bring you a massive showcase of Women in Electronic Music on Saturday 17 June at Oxford Art Factory as part of Vivid Sydney 2017.

Women In Electronic Music Masterclasses 2017 17 June 2017 10:30 - 13:30 Marrickville, NSW 2204

MusicNSW and Native Tongue Music Publishing present the Women In Electronic Music Masterclasses for 2017.

Feedback 2017: A Music Conference For Young People 12 June 2017 11:00 - 16:00 Vivid Ideas Exchange, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, 140 George St, The Rocks NSW 2000

MusicNSW is bringing together some of the best in the biz to give you the inside scoop! 

FBi Radio presents TRACKS 3 June – 13 October 2017 Blacktown Arts, 78 Flushcombe Road, Blacktown NSW 2148

FBi Radio, Blacktown Arts Centre and MusicNSW have banded together to bring you Tracks – a Western Sydney hip hop project.

Sound Advice: Industry Essentials & Record and Release 2 May 2017 18:00 - 21:00 107 Projects, 107 Redfern Street, Redfern NSW 2016

These panels are for musicians and emerging industry professionals and will cover a whole range of topics from recording to releasing, what does a booking agent do, how to get a manager and how to promote and market yourself on a tight budget.

Indent Tour 2016: Wollongong with Tired Lion, The VANNS & Jacob 27 November 2016 17:00 - 21:00 UOW UniBar, Building 12, Northfields Ave, Gwynneville NSW 2500

MusicNSW is very excited to be hitting the road with Tired Lion for this year’s INDENT TOUR!

Indent Tour 2016: Moruya with Tired Lion, The VANNS & Latham’s Grip 26 November 2016 18:00 - 23:00 Moruya Showground, Albert St, Moruya NSW 2537

MusicNSW is very excited to be hitting the road with Tired Lion for this year’s INDENT TOUR!

Indent Tour 2016: Tumut with Tired Lion, The Common Hours & Leatherwood 25 November 2016 18:00 - 23:00 Evolution Dance Centre, Uniting Church Hall, Wynyard Street, Tumut, New South Wales 2720

MusicNSW is very excited to be hitting the road with Tired Lion for this year’s INDENT TOUR!

Indent Tour 2016: Armidale with Tired Lion, The Vanns & Call The Doctor 20 November 2016 17:00 - 23:00 PCYC Armidale, 176 Rusden St, Armidale NSW 2350

MusicNSW is very excited to be hitting the road with Tired Lion for this year’s INDENT TOUR!

Indent Tour 2016: Dubbo with Tired Lion, Haleigh Hing & Colour Me Heidi 18 November 2016 18:00 - 23:00 Midnite Cafe, Cnr Wingewarra & Darling Streets, Dubbo, NSW 2830

MusicNSW is very excited to be hitting the road with Tired Lion for this year’s INDENT TOUR!