Live Music Office to coordinate Live and Local events in Western Sydney

20 | 5 | 2016

The Live Music Office is thrilled to announce it will coordinate a series of multi-venue live music events in Western Sydney using its Live and Local model. Announced today by NSW Deputy Premier and Minister for the Arts Troy Grant, these events are great news for Western Sydney musicians, venues and local audiences, and set […]

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2016 Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition

5 | 5 | 2016

Entries now open for world’s largest charity song contest Songwriters around the world are invited to enter the 2016 Vanda & Young Songwriting Competition. With thanks to Alberts and APRA AMCOS, this year’s winning songwriter/s will take home a cash prize of A$50,000 and join the eminent company of past winners Megan Washington (2009), Kimbra […]


Crystal clear live music vision for this Hinterland Café

29 | 4 | 2016

The four young entrepreneurs who bought 5 Church Street, Bellingen (in northern NSW) only 15 months ago had a vision as clear as the river just a stone’s throw away. Their 100 square metre licensed café sits in a tree-lined side street of this bohemian village and set out to be local, seasonal, simple and […]


Jackie Orszaczky Music Lecture and Composition Competition

7 | 3 | 2016

 Created to celebrate the life and work of the late Jackie Orszaczky (pictured), this special event will take place at The Basement, Sydney on 10 May. The guest lecturer will be Lucky Oceans – performer, composer, ABC broadcaster (The Daily Planet), pedal steel virtuoso, two-time Grammy award winner and founding member of legendary US band, […]

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