As music festivals around NSW come to terms with the NSW Government’s festival license regulations, which come into effect today on March 1st, the industry coalition have released the following joint statement.
“The SMAC of the Year this year goes to a person who shares our belief that a vibrant viable culture is a legitimate public interest, and she has worked tirelessly to arrest the contraction of the music industry in NSW.”
With the NSW state election around the corner, it’s more important now than ever to make your voice heard!
MusicNSW, alongside the Australian Festival Association, Live Performance Australia, APRA AMCOS and Live Music Office, have released a new joint statement.
Following a meeting yesterday with advisers to the NSW Government, MusicNSW, alongside the Australian Festival Association, Live Performance Australia, APRA AMCOS and Live Music Office, have released a new joint statement.
MusicNSW, the Australian Festival Association, Live Performance Australia, APRA AMCOS and the Live Music Office have formed an industry coalition to voice concerns about the NSW’s changes to music festival licensing regulations.
Removal of “draconian” live music venue and festival regulations and increased funding for arts and music are among the official new music policies from the NSW Greens.
NSW Opposition Leader Michael Daley and Shadow Minister for Music and the Night Time Economy John Graham have launched NSW Labor’s full contemporary music policy!
New party policies from Keep Sydney Open have addressed growing concerns around music festival regulations and live music investment, ahead of the NSW state election on March 23rd.
The campaign comes as a reaction to “overbearing regulation, exorbitant police bills, a lack of respect for NSW businesses, and very little recognition of the significant positive impacts of music on our communities”.