Welcome to Australian Music Week

After a widely successful inaugural event, Australian Music Week is back in 2016

The conference part of the event will include panel, masterclass and networking sessions lead by some of the most successful and influential people in the business.

Each evening we’ll be showcasing Australia’s most promising up and coming talent, who’ll have the opportunity to play live in front of top music industry professionals. The live showcases are also open to the public.

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Following the previous announcement of Australian Music Week's return for it’s 2nd year, comes the first round of delegates and speakers that will take part in the program’s various panels and master classes. Heading up the list of industry heavyweights is Jed Hilly, Director of Americana Music Association. Jed will also be joined by: Peter Noble - Bluesfest Andy McLean - East Coast Music Association (Canada) Lisa Whytock – Showcase Scotland Exop/Active Events (UK) Diesel - Mark Lizotte Robyn Stewart / BreakOut West - Western Canadian Music Alliance (Canada) Rod Yates - Rolling … [Read more...]

MEDIA RELEASE – Australian Music Week Announces 2016 Dates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: After a highly successful first year, Australian Music Week is back in 2016 at its home of Cronulla Beach in Sydney, NSW with new dates. Bands, local venues, and the industry alike have embraced the new music summit, which will run from 2nd - 4th November 2016. “2015 exceeded expectations for a first-year event and yet we've got lots of room to improve. The industry support has been incredible and we're working hard to ensure great results for this years showcasing artists,” says AMW Festival Director Geoff Trio. The conference part of AMW will include panel, … [Read more...]

Australian Music Week at The ECMAs

As part of the cultural exchange between Australian Music Week and Canada's ECMAs conference, AMW directors Jon Howell and Geoff Trio have hit the ground in Sydney, Nova Scotia this week along with showcasing Aussie artist Lloyd Spiegel and Jordie Lane. For all the action check out these live streams from the ECMAs Aboriginal Showcase: Tune in April 13 at 8:15PM (AST) Post Awards Show Party: Tune in April 14 at 11:45PM (AST) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dab4JXABW7w Folk Stage: Tune in April 15 at 9PM (AST) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qsPdqU0YyDw … [Read more...]