15th February, 2017

Join the MusicNSW team!

MusicNSW is on the hunt for a Marketing Coordinator and Executive Producer to join our team! Come work alongside Managing Director Emily Collins and Program Producer Hannah Crofts as we deliver a great suite of programs in 2017 and beyond. Read more about these two new positions!…

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15th January, 2017


UPDATE: The deadline for the AAA Grants has been extended to January 27th! So if you’re thinking of applying, there’s still time!

MusicNSW and the City of Sydney are thrilled to present a new grants program for all ages events in Sydney. Designed to encourage venues, booking agents, musicians and artist managers to present more all ages shows, the All Ages Access Grants (AAA Grants) will provide funding to cover artist fees, production and promotion costs for events in inner Sydney from February – June 2017.

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Applications for a $25/week hot-desk at MusicNSW HQ in Glebe now open for emerging artist managers!

In recognition of the need to support emerging talent, MusicNSW is launching a brand new grants program for emerging independent artist managers with less than 2 years full-time experience.

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21st October, 2016


The 2016 Indent Tour has been announced – and we’re thrilled to be taking TIRED LION on the road! We’re hitting up Dubbo, Armidale, Moruya, Tumut and Wollongong. More info // tickets // dates: musicnsw.com/indent


13th October, 2016

Sound Advice Panels Next Week!

We’ve got another great doubleheader Panel night on Tuesday next week (October 18), featuring more industry experts! Full Story >

Next up in Sound Advice are two very special talk events featuring some of Australia’s best music talent. On November 14th MusicNSW, SELECT Music and APRA AMCOS are partnering to present a songwriting special called Three Chords and The Truth featuring Josh Pyke and Izzi Manfredi (The Preatures). On November 28th we’re getting up close and personal with two of Australia’s greatest producers Anna Laverty and Wayne Connelly for The Art Of Producing.

These events are ticketed and with a very limited capacity so be sure to get in early. Find out more and book your tickets here: musicnsw.com/soundadvice

MusicNSW is helping to establish the Sydney Live Music Chamber of Commerce and we’re seeking a project manager to drive this exciting new project. Full Story >

If you live in NSW and you want to put on an all ages show with a bunch of your friends, then this grant round is for you! Full Story >

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 >