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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.

Billy Thorpe Scholarship 2019 Finalists

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Billy Thorpe Scholarship 2019 Finalists

Congratulations to this year's Billy Thorpe Scholarship finalists! Four Queensland songwriters have been selected from the incredible pool of talent that applied this year, and are now one step closer to the $10,000 prize. Winners will be announced at the 2019 Qld Music Awards, March 19.

QMAs x Bose Professional

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QMAs x Bose Professional

The Queensland Music Awards are all about celebrating music, so it's pretty important that everything sounds great. With an amazing live lineup taking the stage this year it's bound to get loud, so we're glad to be partnered again with Bose Professional.

QMA Entries Close For Another Year

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QMA Entries Close For Another Year

​QMusic would like to extend a huge thanks and congratulations to all of the amazing Queensland artists who entered the 2019 Queensland Music Awards. Our judges now begin the mammoth task of selecting this year's finalists, to be announced in February.

QMA 2019 Entries Extended!

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QMA 2019 Entries Extended!

Queensland songwriters have a one-week extension to enter their songs & videos in the 2019 QMAs. The new deadline is midnight Monday November 19, 2018, providing a grace period for those racing to the finish line on new work.

Official Judges Revealed!

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Official Judges Revealed!

Queensland musicians will have their music heard by prominent music industry executives, festival programmers, booking agents, A&R, radio personalities and tastemakers representing an outstanding breadth and depth of experience. Enter your song into the 2019 Qld Music Awards by Nov 12.

20K Songwriting Prize Returns

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20K Songwriting Prize Returns

The prize features promotional support to the value of $20,000 to assist with momentum and is awarded annually to the Song of The Year recipient. Enter your songs into the 2019 Qld Music Awards by Nov 12 to be in the running.

2019 Queensland Music Awards

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2019 Queensland Music Awards

The 7th annual Queensland Music Awards will return to the Royal International Convention Centre at Brisbane Showgrounds on Tuesday 19 March, 2019, celebrating what will have been an incredible 2018 for Queensland music. Entries are now open, submit your songs before 12 November!

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