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Applications now open for our new WA female mentoring program

Get help on your first major project.

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Beware when you compare: real talk with Coach Viv

Don't get caught in the comparison trap.

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APRA AMCOS members named in The Queens Birthday Honours 2018 list

A hearty congrats!

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Tips of the Trade: DIY Touring

Includes DIY guides from Dan White and Natasha Shanks.

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Tassie duo Sumner win the 2018 Josh Pyke Partnership

They receive a $7,500 grant and industry mentoring.

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Turn your setlists into royalties - Performance Reports due by 31 July

Just played? Get paid.

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Code of Conduct 2018 Review

Collecting Societies Annual Review.

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Vale Ricky Edwards

Acclaimed film and TV composer passes away.

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6 questions with new APRA AMCOS Ambassadors Lady Lash and Eleanor Dixon

Insight from two "powerful feminine entities"

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Final round of artists and speakers announced for The Melbourne Sessions

The Living End's Chris Cheney, producer Beatrice Lewis, screen composer Bryony Marks and more added.

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Sabrina Robertson wins 2018 Lighthouse Award

Supporting Victorian female managers, in memory of Linda Gebar.

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Make Music Day 2018

Harness the music vibe - even if just for one day - celebrate Make Music Day 21 June.

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2018 Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition winners announced

Amy Shark’s ‘Adore’ wins, Gang of Youths’ David Le’aupepe takes 2nd and 3rd place and Mallrat wins best “Unpublished” work.

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What we learned at Indie 101

A recap from our panel on the Self-Releasing Artist

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Jana Gibson to head APRA AMCOS Membership

Jana will become Head of Member Services on 1 June 2018.

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Tips of the trade: Overseas Performance Reports

Just played Berlin, Boise or Bangkok? Get Paid.

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2018 Art Music Fund recipients announced

Nine composers awarded grants for bold new works .

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Composer Sarah Hopkins, Björk and the beauty of a co-writing credit

Exploring co-writes with advice from Arts Law.

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World IP Day innovator: Screen composer/sound editor Pru Montin

"Your IP stands in what makes you, you."

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Hollywood is calling - Angela Little awarded prestigious USC screen scoring scholarship

The coveted Sandra and Alan Silvestri Scholarship is hers.

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Q & A w/Mark Callaghan, the man behind EveryOneBand - join by 30 April

Make your musical contribution by 30 April. Join up!

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International Songwriting Competition winners announced

Dean Lewis, Amy Shark, M-Phazes, Ruel and Gawurra among record number of Aussie songwriters honoured

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2018 Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition finalists announced

All-time funds raised for Nordoff-Robbins surpasses $1 million

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Early bird tickets for The Melbourne Sessions on sale now

Plus next round of artists and speakers announced

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The Republic in Hobart wins APRA AMCOS Award

 Jeremy Heath and his father Tony have created a unique live music mecca for global artists with live music every day, deserving winners of a Good Music Citizen Award.

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APRA Music Awards 2018 Awards

#APRAs winners announced

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SongHubs x The Tower Takes Over Studios 301

International talent including Sarah Aarons, The Orphanage and Erin Bowman will work with locals G Flip, Starley Hope, Running Touch and more

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Cairns singer-songwriter Leanne Tennant wins $15,000 Carol Lloyd Award

Presented by Queensland Music Festival and supported by APRA AMCOS

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Cooper's Intern Playlist: All new Australian Music

A weekly updated list of all new Australian Music curated by APRA AMCOS intern Cooper Parsons!

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Midnight Oil to receive the Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music

APRA Music Awards performers and presenters announced.

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Event Calendar

Jun

21

Make Music Day Australia
The Australian Music Association  invites cities, towns and places to celebrate Make Music Day, giving community members of all ages, creeds, and musical persuasions the chance to experience the joy of making music together.

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Jun

21

NSW - Bands, Budgets and Balancing The Books
It’s tax time, which means one thing: we need to talk money. Join APRA AMCOS and MusicNSW at a practical session aimed at helping you keep track of your cash, create a tour budget and prepare a tax return.

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Jun

22

VIC - Changes Fest - Regional Scholarship Applications 2018
Join researchers Dr Sandra Garrido and Professor Katherine Boydell in an interactive session to experience firsthand how music can affect your mood.

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Jun

23

NSW - Art of Music 2018
Art of Music takes Australia’s music royalty, pairs them up with Australia’s greatest living artists and then unites them with one of the world’s most inspirational charities, Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy.

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Jun

27

NSW - Starting Ground Campbelltown NSW
Looking to fine tune your songwriting skills? Need tips on music production? Want to build your music industry knowledge? Join us at Starting Ground workshop. 

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Jun

28

NSW - Marketing, Communications and Ticketing Summit
The Australia Council Marketing Summit returns in 2018 with a wider variety of content and a new title to match: Australia Council Marketing, Communications and Ticketing Summit.

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Jun

29

Music Passport Grants
Music Passport Grants is a competitive grants category of the Music Passport program.  The program seeks to support not for profit organisations to undertake international activities that increase economic opportunities for Victoria's contemporary popular music sector.

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Jun

29

SA - Whyalla Recording Scholarship
In 2018 WRS expands its reach across regional S.A. in search of a young musical artist who will WIN an all-expenses paid audio/visual recording package and industry support to kick-start their professional career.

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Jun

30

ARIA Music Teacher of The Year Award Nominations 2018

Nominations for the 2018 ARIA Music Teacher of The Year Award Sponsored by Telstra are now open

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Jul

01

National Library of Australia - Creative Arts Fellowship
A four week residency with $10K on offer. Applications close 1 July 2018

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Applications now open for our new WA female mentoring program

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APRA AMCOS members named in The Queens Birthday Honours 2018 list

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Tips of the Trade: DIY Touring

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Tassie duo Sumner win the 2018 Josh Pyke Partnership

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Turn your setlists into royalties - Performance Reports due by 31 July

Read Article

Code of Conduct
for Collecting Societies

2018 Annual review

Vale Ricky Edwards

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6 questions with new APRA AMCOS Ambassadors Lady Lash and Eleanor Dixon

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The Melbourne Sessions
6 July

Final round of artists and speakers announced

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Sabrina Robertson wins 2018 Lighthouse Award

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Make Music Day 2018
21 June

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2018 Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition
Amy Shark’s ‘Adore’ wins

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What we learned at Indie 101

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Jana Gibson to head
APRA AMCOS Membership

Jana will become Head of Member Services on 1 June 2018.

Tips of the Trade: Overseas Performance Reports

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2018 Art Music Fund recipients announced

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Composer Sarah Hopkins, Björk and the beauty of a co-writing credit

Read Article

World IP Day innovator: Screen composer/sound editor Pru Montin

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Hollywood is calling - Angela Little awarded prestigious USC screen scoring scholarship

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Q & A w/Mark Callaghan, the man behind EveryOneBand - join by 30 April

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International Songwriting Competition winners announced

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2018 Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition
Finalists announced

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Early bird tickets for
The Melbourne Sessions

On sale now!

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Friday's takes home Good Music Citizen award

Jeremy Heath of The Republic Bar & Café in North Hobart last night received a Good Music Citizen award from musician KLP, on behalf of APRA AMCOS for his commitment to developing the live music sector in Hobart. Jeremy and his father Tony have created a unique live music mecca for global artists with live music every day.

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APRA Music Awards 2018 Awards

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SongHubs x The Tower Takes
Over Studios 301

International talent including Sarah Aarons, The Orphanage and Erin Bowman will work with locals G Flip, Starley Hope, Running Touch and more

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Cairns singer-songwriter Leanne Tennant wins $15,000 Carol Lloyd Award

Presented by Queensland Music Festival and supported by APRA AMCOS

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Cooper's Intern Playlist: All new Australian Music

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Midnight Oil to receive the Ted Albert Award for Outstanding Services to Australian Music

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Female composers announced for The Summers Night Project

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Australian Musicians Rock the (Parliamentary) House

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Honest conversation with new Ambassadors, Nancy Bates and Rochelle Pitt

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Get the TripAdvisor review you want with music

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Industry Works Together on Australian Music

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Shut it down: Coach Viv on conquering Impostor Syndrome

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