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QMAs launch Emerging Artist Of The Year Award + $24,000 Songwriting Prize

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QMAs launch Emerging Artist Of The Year Award + $24,000 Songwriting Prize

The 2020 Queensland Music Awards (QMAs), produced by QMusic and taking place on Tuesday 3 March 2020 at The Fortitude Music Hall, has unveiled an exciting new Major Award category with the Emerging Artist Of The Year Award.

Open to all early-career Queensland musicians, entries are open now and close midnight, Thursday 24 October 2019.

Clea Joins Queensland Greats

Clea Joins Queensland Greats

​Brisbane singer songwriter Clea has been celebrated in Fortitude Valley today with the unveiling of her 2019 Queensland Music Awards Song of the Year plaque for her single 'Dreaming'.

QMA 360

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QMA 360

Put yourself at the centre of the Queensland Music Awards action with interactive performances from DZ Deathrays and Tokyo Twilight plus an interview with Amy Shark, filmed by our partners GiG VR with audio captured using the Shure MV88+ Video Kit​.

QMA 2019 Winners Announced

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QMA 2019 Winners Announced

The sold-out event was an incredible showcase of the contribution that music makes to Queensland’s cultural life, and the exceptional caliber of musicianship that the state has to offer to a worldwide audience. Check out the winners!

Metro Venue of the Year

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Metro Venue of the Year

​What's your favourite venue to catch a gig at around Brisbane? Cast your vote in the QMA People's Choice Awards before midnight 28 February for your chance to win!

Regional Venue of the Year

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Regional Venue of the Year

​What's your favourite venue to catch a gig around Regional Queensland? Cast your vote in the QMA People's Choice Awards before midnight 28 February for your chance to win!

Festival Of The Year

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Festival Of The Year

What's your favourite Queensland music festival? Cast your vote in the QMA People's Choice Awards before midnight 28 February and WIN!

Album of the Year Finalists

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Album of the Year Finalists

​It’s been a huge 12 months for Queensland album releases, and our QMA Judges were given the hard task of whittling down the seemingly endless list of high-calibre records to just 5 finalists.

QMA 2019 Finalists Revealed

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QMA 2019 Finalists Revealed

​The 2019 Queensland Music Awards is shaping up to be one of the most memorable nights of the year, with QMusic today announcing a stellar list of finalists and live performances.

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