Indigenous singer-songwriter Gawurra, Central Coast duo Winterbourne and Germany’s Lilly Among Clouds help make up an impressive showcase lineup for Australian Music Week 2017.
The annual conference and showcase summit has announced its first 30 showcasing artists for this November, as well as its industry speaker lineup. Delegates include Skegss’ manager Aaron Girgis, celebrated author, publicist and promoter Stuart Coupe, MGM Distribution’s Beth Deady, Bluesfest Director Peter Noble and Seventh Street Media’s own CEO and founder Luke Girgis.
Returning to Cronulla Beach from November 1-5, Australian Music Week is set to tackle topics such as radio, touring, marketing, emerging technologies, artist management, and mental health within the music industry.
AMW 2017 SHOWCASING ARTISTS
E for Echo
Eliza & The Delusionals
Hot Potato Band
Letters to Lions
Lilly Among Clouds (Germany)
Terra Lightfoot (Canada)
The Go Set
The Kava Kings
Wille and the Bandits (UK)
AMW 2017 DELEGATES
Aaron Girgis – Space 44
Adrian Buckley – Wollombi Music Festival & Narara Music Festival
Andy McLean – East Coast Music Association
Antonio Foxlee – Redeye Worldwide
Beth Deady – MGM Distribution
Chrissie Vincent James – Collarts / Chrissie Vincent Publicity & Management
Chloe Goodyear – Woodford Folk Festival
Clara Laccarino – MAKEbeLIVE Productions
Darren Barkas – Sydney Posters
Edwin Tehrani – New World Artists
Glenn Wright – Red Square Music Pty Ltd
Jess Beston – Tiny Monster
John Zucco – The Right Profile
Larry Heath – The AU Review
Luke Girgis – Seventh Street Media
Magpie Johnston – Dashville
Marcus D. Wright – Big Apachee
Marshall Cullen – Damien Gerard Studios / Foghorn Group
Mo Jalloh – Zimrii Music
Nick Payne – Americana Music Association of Australia
Paul Greene – Red Shelf Records
Paolo Gava – Zimrii Music
Peta Chew – ABC Music
Peter Noble – Bluesfest
Peter Paterson – Perfect Pitch Publishing
Samantha Morris – Blank Gold Coast / Gold Coast Music Awards
Steve Grifiths – Top Shelf Productions
Stuart Coupe – Stuart Coupe Publicity And Promotions
Tim Potocic – Sonic Unyon Records
AMW’s newly announced conference partners are Indian Ocean Music Market (IOMMA), Indiearth, and Dashville, adding to the list of partnerships already announced, including The East Coast Music Association (ECMA), Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) and BreakOut West.
Go to www.australianmusicweek.com
The Gold Conference Pass gains delegates access to all conference sessions, networking events, and live shows taking place November 1- 3.
Gold conference passes are available at the special early bird price of $99 (inc. booking fee). From the 1st of August, conference passes will revert to the full price of $129 (inc. booking fee).
Live Show Tickets gain ticket holders access to 120+ performances in all live venues on the evenings of November 2 and 3. Live show tickets are $20 + bf for one night, $35 + bf for 2 nights.
All ticket types are available through presenting partner Oztix at australianmusicweek.oztix.com.