MusicNSW announce the Sound Advice Masterclasses for August 2018! Gig marketing, release planning & more. - MusicNSW

MusicNSW’s Sound Advice Masterclasses return on August 11 & 18, 2018! Taking place at 107, Redfern, learn about DIY gig booking & marketing, release planning and more from the best in the biz.

Sound Advice Masterclasses August
Book It Yourself: DIY gigs & event marketing
Andrew Perumalla from SBM Presents gives you tips and tricks on how to book and market your next gig in Sydney. You’ll come away with a solid understanding of the current state of Sydney’s live scene and an action plan with everything you need to get people to your next show.
WHEN: August 11, 10am-1pm
WHERE: 107 Redfern St, Redfern

Plan for your success: Strategic planning for your music career
Career coach and musician Jess Pollard (CareerSet) will teach you a simple framework to put your own big decision, music project or aspiration under the microscope and look through different lenses to identify your best moves going forward. You’ll leave with a different perspective and rethink how and where you can get the most bang for your buck, as you take charge of your music career.
WHEN: August 11, 2-5pm
WHERE: 107 Redfern St, Redfern
TICKETS: $35 here

Publicise yourself: One-on-one press kit help
Book in a 30-minute one-on-one meeting with music publicists Bree Wilkinson (Inertia / Break Even Records) or Sammie Anschau (Beehive PR) to refine your bio, plan your best press shot and revamp your social media offering to perk up your press kit.
WHEN: August 18, 10am-1pm (30min sessions)
WHERE: 107 Redfern St, Redfern
TICKETS: $10 [10am] [10:30am] [11am] [11:30am] [12pm][12:30pm SOLD OUT]

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 Yorke) and Mel Cheng from One Louder (Alex the Astronaut, Paul Kelly, Ball Park Music) are here to give you the lowdown on how to plan for your next release. From how to release your music through to a full-scale online promotion, you’ll come away with everything you need to know on distribution, marketing timelines, publicity, social media strategies and seeking airplay to make sure your music is heard!
WHEN: August 18, 2-5pm
WHERE: 107 Redfern St, Redfern

All masterclasses are ticketed and spaces are strictly limited.

More details on the masterclasses and teachers here!