What does live music mean to you?

Live music is my happiness.

Why is live music important (generally)?

Live music is important as it give each place (city/town/region) and it’s people an identity and culture. It can represent a past, present and future all in a single moment.

What makes for a great gig. “I love gigs where…”?

I love gigs where you just rock up to a local live music venue not knowing who is playing, seeing an artist for a first time and become a lifetime fan of their work.

What needs to be done to encourage more live music?

A mentality change from wider australia that live music is a valuable asset to this country and that a thriving local scene something we should all be proud of.

Live music entertains, creates employment, gives people something to aspire to, creates cultural identity and makes life a hell of a lot more interesting!