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Composers: apply for the 2020 Art Music Fund

The $100,000 fund is back for the fifth year, open to Australian and New Zealand composers.

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Peer-Voted APRA Song of the Year polls are open

What was the best song of the last 12 months? You decide! 

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APRA and AMCOS Board Election Results

APRA AMCOS held two annual general meetings in Sydney today.

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Scenes from Screen SongHubs: four days in the studio with Pru Montin

"This experience opened my eyes to more collaborative opportunities since screen composers usually work by ourselves."

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Songwriting contingent heads to Seoul for first-ever K-Pop SongHubs

APRA AMCOS Ambassador Tushar Apte will be joined by Nat Dunn, Demi Louise, Tim Tan and more.

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Creators' royalties shift to digital as CISAC global collections hit record €9.7 billion

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SongHubs heads to Hollywood to make music for the screen

APRA AMCOS Ambssador Ashley Irwin leads  our first screen music SongHubs 

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How to get past the unfinished song

It's a common roadblock and I Heart Songwriting's Francesca de Valence has advice, direct from our Meet the Local series.

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Just Played? Don't delay and submit those Performance Reports

The open mic nights add up, singer-songwriter Toby Mobbs tells us. And the portal for Peformance Reports is now open.

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Tips of the Trade: what are neighbouring rights?

Do you know your neighbouring rights? Don't fret if you don't, Good Neighbour's Susan Cotchin can help explain.

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‘This Girl’ earns a place on The 1,000,000,000 List

Jake Mason, Ivan Khatchoyan and Lance Ferguson honoured for the Cookin' On 3 Burners global hit

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Meet the Locals goes regional, featuring I Heart Songwriting Club

Our popular event series is hitting the wide open road to connect songwriters.

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2019 Screen Music Awards Nominees Announced

Leading with three nominees a-piece are composers Bryony Marks, Caitlin Yeo, Antony Partos, Brett Aplin and David Bridie. 

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APRA AMCOS sponsors innovative music networking app, Vampr

Think of LinkedIn, but for the creative community and founded by APRA AMCOS members Baz Palmer and Josh Simons.

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More money for music creators as APRA AMCOS reports a record financial year

$471.8m in total revenue for the 2018-19, with digital the top source

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2019 APRA AMCOS Board Elections voting now open

This year’s APRA and AMCOS annual general meetings (AGMs) will be held on Wednesday 13 November 2019. 

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Global APRA Music Awards debut in 2020

A special evening honouring songwriters, composers and music publishers in our international hubs.

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We congratulate the Australian Women in Music 2019 Award winners

Joy McKean, Christine Anu, Katie Noonan, and the late Sue Telfer among the honourees.

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Pioneering electronic producer Flume joins APRA AMCOS’ The 1,000,000,000 List for ‘Never Be Like You’

 

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Night Time Inquiry Highlights The Hard Work Ahead For Sydney

APRA AMCOS welcomes the Joint Select Committee’s report into Sydney’s night-time economy

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2019 Screen Music Awards return to Melbourne with brand new host and format

Presented by APRA AMCOS and the AGSC.

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2019 Professional Development Awards winners announced

Congratulations to the next wave of Australian composers and songwriters.

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Compose music and sound for the content creation explosion

Uncanny Valley's Melodie is a new source for production music that helps tells the story.

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Composer Sophie Hutchings on boutique genres, global streaming and local talent

"I think what needs to be done now is focus on our own talent."

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Songwriter and performer Christine Anu appointed as an APRA AMCOS Ambassador

We are proud to announce our newest Ambassador.

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2019 Professional Development Awards Finalists Announced

Featuring 40 Australian songwriters and composers on the rise, including Ziggy Ramo.

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Strategic Priorities for Live Music Office Announced

The strategic priorities of the Live Music Office have been finalised following an industry wide consultation and clarity around its future core funding.

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10 things you need to know about High Score 2019

Want to get into the music of games? Grab your ticket to High Score 2019 and get to know the players.

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Live Music Industry Alliance welcomes inquiry recommendations

Representatives from the live music industry welcomed the recommendations handed down by the NSW Legislative Council Regulation Committee

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Going to LA? Say g'day to new Member Relations Rep Bella Morris-Clarke

Meet Bella and make sure you get in touch with her before you head stateside.

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Event Calendar

Nov

15

VIC - Process Lab: Mobile Music Making
The session is designed for participants who have a familiarity with using Ableton Live and are looking at ways to integrate mobile music-making devices into their creative workflow.

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Nov

16

NSW: Andrew Scheps Mixing Seminar - TAFE NSW Newcastle
Join Andrew Scheps for a full day practical mixing seminar master class. Focused on his unique approach to mixing music and using his famous Pro Tools template and UA hardware and UAD plugins, Andrew will delve into the many aspects of mix engineering and his own techniques and tips for improving your mixes. For two lucky attendees, Andrew will also give feedback and re-mix one of their own tracks (conditions apply)
Includes lunch. Attendees will also be invited to join us at a venue for post-seminar socialising.

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Nov

16

AUSMUSIC - T-Shirt Day
AusMusic T-Shirt Day is a massive nation-wide celebration of Australian music that reminds us how lucky we are to have such a strong local music scene, with some of the world’s best artists coming out of our own backyard

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Nov

18

Nov

19

VIC: Andrew Scheps Speaking Event - COLLARTS Melbourne
Join us for an evening of in-depth conversation with Andrew Scheps as he delves into the stories of his incredible career as a music producer and mix engineer; from his early days working with the legendary Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder; setting up his famous Punkerpad West studio in Los Angeles, with his wall to wall collection of classic studio gear, the controversial move from the world of analogue console mixing on the famous Neve 8068 to working ‘In-The-Box’ with Pro Tools and UAD hardware and software; and mixing some of the biggest songs and albums of the last 20 years for artists and bands like Green Day, Adele, Metallica and The Red Hot Chili Peppers.

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Nov

20

VIC: Andrew Scheps Mixing Seminar - COLLARTS Melbourne
Join Andrew Scheps for a full day practical mixing seminar master class. Focused on his unique approach to mixing music and using his famous Pro Tools template and UA hardware and UAD plugins, Andrew will delve into the many aspects of mix engineering and his own techniques and tips for improving your mixes. For two lucky attendees, Andrew will also give feedback and re-mix one of their own tracks (conditions apply)
Includes lunch. Attendees will also be invited to join us at a venue for post-seminar socialising.

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Nov

21

VIC - Vika & Linda Bull - Between Two Shores
The glorious voices of Vika and Linda Bull are one of the most distinctive, versatile and emotionally charged sounds of the Australian music landscape.

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Nov

21

VIC - Hypotheticals: Cancel Culture – In or Out?
In an era of accountability, how does industry strike a balance between responsibly minimising the visibility of individuals who have caused serious harm to others and censorship?

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Nov

22

VIC: Queenscliff Music Festival 2019
22-24 November 2019

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Nov

26

NSW - Meet the Locals Hip-Hop

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2019 APRA and AMCOS
Board Election Results

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2019 Screen Music Awards Nominees Announced

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2019 APRA AMCOS Board Elections voting now open

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Global APRA Music Awards debut in 2020

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Pioneering electronic producer Flume joins
APRA AMCOS’ The 1,000,000,000 List

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Night Time Inquiry Highlights
Night Time Inquiry Highlights The Hard Work Ahead For Sydney

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2019 Screen Music Awards
return to Melbourne

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Compose music and sound for the content creation explosion

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Composer Sophie Hutchings on boutique genres, global streaming and local talent

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2019 Professional Development Awards Finalists Announced

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Strategic Priorities for Live Music Office Announced

Live Music Industry Alliance welcomes inquiry recommendations

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Going to LA? Say g'day to new Member Relations Rep Bella Morris-Clarke

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Looking to the future at Indie-Con 2019

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2019 Art Music Awards winners announced

Winners have been announced across 11 national categories and eight state categories of the 2019 Art Music Awards

High Score 2019 expands to a two-day event

High Score 2019: Composition & Sound Art for Gaming expands to a two-day event. Featuring legendary composers Manami Matsumae and Takahiro Izutani as joint keynote speakers.

Information regarding misleading media report on OneMusic and APRA AMCOS

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The Necks to receive the
Distinguished Services to Australian Music honour

Credit goes to music creators
with APRA AMCOS and Jaxsta data partnership

Meet the mentees: Mentorships for Women in Music announces participants

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A letter to songwriters
who lack confidence

2019 Grant McLennan Fellowship
open

Miracle Love by Matt Corby and Dann Hume wins first place in 2019 Vanda & Young Global Songwriting Competition

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2019 Art Music Awards
Finalists Announced

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Tips from Indie 101: Laura Imbruglia on releasing music all by yourself

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Australian music is born global
– with an export value of $195 million

Are your jingles played in regional areas?
Report them by 31 July

Eilish Gilligan takes out
2019 Josh Pyke Partnership

APRA AMCOS welcomes
Updated Code of Conduct for Collecting Societies

2019 Art Music Awards

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Music credits make a comeback with the launch of Jaxsta

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2019 Vanda & Young Global Songwriting Competition

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Drop by in July for a little help (and inspiration) with your Performance Reports

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OneMusic Australia 101 for members

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CHANGES' Emily Ulman programs a different kind of music industry conference

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Queen's Birthday Honours List 2019 includes APRA AMCOS members and industry champions

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What we learned at Electronic Music: Rights & Royalties

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Cloud Control's Heidi Lenffer on investing with FEAT. and touring for a clean energy future

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The Australian Women in Music Awards
are back for 2019

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APRA AMCOS forges new alliance with the
Association for Electronic Music (AFEM)

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