In early 2016, the NSW State Government commissioned an independent review of Sydney’s Lockout Laws.  Full Story >

14th September, 2016

Apply for CONTROL!

CONTROL: The Business of Music Management 

Calling for applications from mid-career music managers from Oz and NZ

Get your head around big data, changing algorithms, streaming playlists, new business models. CONTROL, the dynamic five stage program designed to help music managers from Australia and New Zealand thrive in this new music paradigm, is now calling for applications. Mid-career music managers from both sides of the Tasman are encouraged to apply. Full Story >

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

FIRST UP: Band Necessities & Industry Speed Dating Session!

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MusicNSW received 28 applications from artists and artist managers from all over NSW, totalling over $84,000 in funding requests. Full Story >

MusicNSW members have an exclusive discount on two-day PRO passes to the 2016 edition of Asia Pacific’s leading industry electronic music event EMC.

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Been asked to be a support band on a big Australian tour? Or invited to play a showcase? Need some $$$ to cover your flights and accommodation? We hear you, and we’re here to help!

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Love music? Want to get into the music industry? Then FEEDBACK is for you!

Indent and MusicNSW are thrilled to announce the return of FEEDBACK, our annual music conference for young people. Full Story >

Are you a music manager, label owner, publicist, promoter, music journalist, festival organizer, freelancer or arts practitioner? Come work alongside MusicNSW!

MusicNSW is pleased to announce it has recently entered into an innovative new arrangement with The Works Glebe to create much-needed affordable desk spaces for the large number of emerging creative and music industry professionals trading in NSW. With a focus on networking and collaboration, MusicNSW is keen to support emerging professionals in the music and creative industries who want to work in creative, collaborative workspaces.

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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.

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FBi Radio have announced that along with their annual SMAC awards ceremony next year, they will be launching FBi SMACS: A Festival of Sydney Music and Arts Culture, taking over Carriageworks on January 10, 2016. The day-long festival is to be held in association with the Sydney Festival as well as Carriageworks.

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