Sound Advice: Book Your Own Gigs & Meet The Gig Makers!
MusicNSW is delighted to present SOUND ADVICE: a series of panels, talks and masterclasses featuring the best in the business.
SOUND ADVICE aims to give artists, managers, and emerging industry professionals a leg up into the industry through providing access to stellar guest speakers. Covering a range of topics, SOUND ADVICE will demystify the music industry, identify career pathways for artists, offer free advice from industry professionals, as well as survival tips for coping as a contemporary musician. You can come along to one of our free industry panels, listen to your idols tell-all at an artist talk, or enrol to become a master in one of our masterclasses. The program will roll out over the year so stay tuned to our socials and enews for the latest announcements.
6PM // BOOK YOUR OWN GIGS (Panel discussion)
Live music experts Rebecca Young (Collective Artists), Tom Byrnes (OXFORD ART FACTORY) and Rebecca Callander (RACKETT) give you all the insider info on booking and running your own show, from finding the right venue to tech specs and other essentials.
7:15PM // MEET THE GIG MAKERS (Industry speed dating session)
Zac Ruokari (The Newsagency) & Adam Lewis (music booker & programmer) join Rebecca Young (Collective Artists), Tom Byrnes (OXFORD ART FACTORY) and Rebecca Callander (RACKETT) for an industry speed dating session. Get one-on-one advice plus the low down on what they do, how they do it and do’s and don’ts when booking your next gig.
Hosted by Erica Mallet (Coda Conduct, triple j host).
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