BIG SKY GIRLS 2018 ARTISTS ANNOUNCED

Posted on Jun 19, 2018 in News
BIG SKY GIRLS 2018 ARTISTS ANNOUNCED

From Cooktown in the Far North, to the beaches of the southern Gold Coast, the BIG SKY GIRLS project has once again discovered some of the incredible musical talent in our communities across Queensland. Turning the spotlight on musical talent from Queensland’s regional and remote communities is the focus of a unique mentoring project being […]

BIG SKY GIRLS RETURNS FOR 2018

Posted on May 9, 2018 in News
BIG SKY GIRLS RETURNS FOR 2018

Growing the music careers of young regional women is the focus of creative mentoring program BIG SKY GIRLS which is making its return in 2018. First launched last year, the BIG SKY GIRLS in an initiative of Brisbane music company SUGARRUSH Music and will see young female songwriters from regional Queensland supported through a six-month […]

NEW MUSIC FROM THE DAVE ORR BAND – ‘VALLEY BELOW’

Posted on May 9, 2018 in News
NEW MUSIC FROM THE DAVE ORR BAND – ‘VALLEY BELOW’

Playing the blues is never as simple as it seems. It’s a balancing act between virtuosity and feel, rawness and finesse. Many try, but few seem to nail it like DAVE ORR. At the heart of his music is that unmistakably raw blues guitar. It’s the sound of late night whiskey bars, of musicians stretching […]

SUGARRUSH GETS FESTIVE FOR THE COMMONWEALTH GAMES

Posted on Mar 21, 2018 in News
SUGARRUSH GETS FESTIVE FOR THE COMMONWEALTH GAMES

We realise that sport isn’t everyone’s cup of tea – which is why we are chuffed to have a number of SUGARRUSH acts performing in Brisbane and on The Gold Coast as part of the of the huge Festival 2018 events. Staged during the Commonwealth Games next month, the Festival features an incredible line-up of […]

FRONT END LOADER RETURN WITH NEUTRAL EVIL

Posted on Mar 21, 2018 in News
FRONT END LOADER RETURN WITH NEUTRAL EVIL

Australia’s foremost proponents of Post Adult Complaint Rock Front End Loader are back, with new album Neutral Evil. Terrible Music by Terrible People about Terrible Things. Front End Loader; according to the internet, “is an Australian rock band…formed in early 1991 in the Sydney suburb of Darlington”. This is true. Front End Loader has never […]

LIVESPARK RETURNS TO THE POWERHOUSE FOR 2018

Posted on Mar 1, 2018 in News
LIVESPARK RETURNS TO THE POWERHOUSE FOR 2018

The Brisbane Powerhouse’s ‘LIVESPARK’ shows remain one of the longest running, free and all-ages showcases for original music in the city. And we are proud to once again be taking the reigns this year, programming some of our favourite local and national artists. The shows are held every Sunday afternoon from 3:30 pm. To stay […]

JACKIE MARSHALL ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE AND TOUR DATES

Posted on Oct 14, 2017 in News
JACKIE MARSHALL ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE AND TOUR DATES

If you are looking for the word to describe one of this country’s much loved voices and artists right now it has to be resilience. Not even cancer bout number three could put Jackie Marshall down, recording her best work to date and ready to get back on the road with her new single “I’ve […]

BIG SKY GIRLS: UPDATE

Posted on Aug 11, 2017 in News
BIG SKY GIRLS: UPDATE

It has been an incredible six months, but the first phase of our BIG SKY GIRLS mentoring project has come to a close – and wow, we couldn’t be more blown away. Stay tuned for more updates soon – and links to the songs written and recorded through the project. And you can read more […]

MEET THE FIRST ‘BIG SKY GIRLS’

Posted on Feb 27, 2017 in News
MEET THE FIRST ‘BIG SKY GIRLS’

It has been incredibly hard to pick just ten, but we can now officially announce the young women from across Queensland who will take part in the first ever BIG SKY GIRLS mentoring program. Turning the spotlight on musical talent in Queensland’s regional and remote communities is the focus of a unique new mentoring project […]

INTRODUCING: NONSEMBLE

Posted on Jan 19, 2017 in News
INTRODUCING: NONSEMBLE

We are excited to be working with one of Brisbane’s most innovative outfits Nonsemble who will be releasing a mind-blowing collection of their favourite tunes in the coming months. Nonsemble inhabit a space between contemporary classical and adventurous pop music, resulting in a diverse output that ranges from sprawling and evocative modern compositions to meticulously […]