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2019 Billy Thorpe Scholarship

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2019 Billy Thorpe Scholarship

Applications are now open for the 2019 Billy Thorpe Scholarship, funded by the Queensland Government and administered by QMusic. Now in its 11th year, the award provides $10,000 for an emerging artist to record with an established producer, and receive career-planning advice from Chugg Entertainment. Apply before 12 November.

Venice on Fire

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Venice on Fire

QLD alt-rockers Venice on Fire are going from strength to strength, picking up airplay for their latest single My Friend Mal and embarking on their biggest tour yet.

INIGO

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INIGO

Brisbane indie-pop artist INIGO has burst onto the scene with a little help from Industry Connect, unleashing her debut single 'Hurricane' and announcing her first tour.

AWMA: Her Sound, Her Story

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AWMA: Her Sound, Her Story

Alongside the Awards ​Ceremony, the inaugural Australian Women in Music Awards has lined up a stellar program taking place at the Powerhouse over 9 - 10 October, including the Queensland premiere of the lauded documentary Her Sound, Her Story.

Little BIGSOUND's Back!

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Little BIGSOUND's Back!

Little BIGSOUND returns in 2018 with a jam-packed program on Saturday 10 November, providing a full day of hands-on experiences for 15 – 25 year olds looking to gain real life skills, meet industry experts, and discover their local music scene.

Getting Noisy to End Violence Against Women

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Getting Noisy to End Violence Against Women

Brisbane’s music community is raising its voice once again to speak out about violence against women, with the return of #NotOn and the announcement of an awesome gig to raise funds for the Women’s Legal Service Queensland going down at The Triffid on 18 November.

Jeremy Neale Joins Valley Walk of Fame

Jeremy Neale Joins Valley Walk of Fame

Beloved Brisbane songwriter Jeremy Neale has been honoured with a plaque on the Valley Walk of Fame as part of the opening night of the newly re-vamped Valley Fiesta.

NIMA Finalists Announced

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NIMA Finalists Announced

Two-time Queensland Music Awards Indigenous Award winner Emily Wurramara is up for two gongs, while local folk favourites Busby Marou are in the running for Song of the Year.

QMA 2018 Winners

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QMA 2018 Winners

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!

Festival Of The Year

Festival Of The Year

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

Regional Venue of the Year

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Regional Venue of the Year

​What's your favourite venue to catch a gig at around Regional Queensland? Cast your vote in the QMA People's Choice Awards before April 26 for your chance to win!

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