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AU Bands - Apply to BigSound LIVE - Applications Close Today!

Apply to Showcase at BIGSOUND Live 2015


Artist applications to play at the Brisbane, Australia's huge music event in September have been extended until midnight, TONIGHT - Friday the 22nd of May. 

In case you are new to the Oz Music Scene, and are wondering what BIGSOUND is all about - it's basically 2 days and nights of the biggest names in the International Music industry descending upon the balmy, warm city of Brisbane to uncover new bands to sign, promote, tour and tout to the rest of the world. Deals are done, lives are changed, and if you're a musician in Australia, the chance to play for some of these people is one of the best opportunities you can be granted. 

Now in it's 14th year, BIGSOUND is an annual event that allows artists and industry to meet and interact over music, panel sessions, workshops and more. 

In addition to having access to hundreds of influential music industry figures BIGSOUND Live showcasing artists are provided with the opportunity for excellent media exposure with the event being covered by national and international media outlets.

Please Note:

  • Queensland based, national and international artists are encouraged to apply
  • Application fees:
  • QMusic members - A$16.00   
  • Non-members - A$20.00
  • There is no travel assistance available and each successful act will be responsible for landing themselves in Brisbane
  • ONE complimentary conference pass will be made available to each successful showcase act (Note: additional conference passes will be offered to band members at a discounted rate)
  • Acts to be available in Brisbane 9 – 11 September 2015

Previous years' line-ups include the likes of Courtney Barnett, Flume, Sheppard, The Temper Trap, King Gizzard and Lizard Wizard, and heaps more. 

To apply, head here. 

Applications Close - midnight Friday 15 May 2015 Extended to midnight Friday 22 May 2015!