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National Indigenous Music Awards

NT Song of the Year Awards

Sista Sounds and Divas Program

The Bush Bands Program

Desert Divas Volume II Album

Our deepest condolences..

Our deepest condolences..

Hot Shots Winners Announced

Hot Shots Winners Announced

People’s Choice now open for Hot Shots Photography competition

People’s Choice now open for Hot Shots Photography competition

Celebrating Women in Music

Caiti Baker takes home overall award of NT Song of the Year and the Saltwater Divas perform in front of a sell out crowd in Darwin

Celebrating Women in Music

NT Song of the Year Award Winners!

NT Song of the Year Award Winners!

Bush Bands 2017 Announced

Bush Bands 2017 Announced

The NIMAs announce line-up for 2017 event

The NIMAs announce line-up for 2017 event

Fancy getting paid to attend live music events in the NT?

Fancy going to live gigs in the NT for free AND getting paid for it? smile

Fancy getting paid to attend live music events in the NT?

Global Music Publisher Offers Invaluable Prize to NT Song of the Year Entrants

Deadline for NT Song of the Year Entries Extended to 2 June 2017

Global Music Publisher Offers Invaluable Prize to NT Song of the Year Entrants

Tourism NT Offers $10,000 prize for NT Song of the Year Award

Partnership between MusicNT and Tourism NT continues for next two years for NT Song of the Year Award

Tourism NT Offers $10,000 prize for NT Song of the Year Award

MusicNT Holiday Close Down

MusicNT Holiday Close Down

Shane O’Mara Song Workshop

Shane O’Mara Song Workshop

MusicNT 2014 Program Launch

MusicNT 2014 Program Launch

Desert Divas Program Launch

Desert Divas Program Launch

MusicNT Operations Manager Position

MusicNT Operations Manager Position

MusicNT and APRA Xmas Party

MusicNT and APRA Xmas Party

Central Australian Manager Position

Central Australian Manager Position

Sista Sounds Workshops

Sista Sounds Workshops

Mbantua Festival - Jam & Workshops

Mbantua Festival - Jam & Workshops

MusicNT Workshop Series

MusicNT Workshop Series

Darwin Festival Applications Open

Darwin Festival Applications Open

Bush Bands Bash Broadcast Live!

Bush Bands Bash Broadcast Live!

Volunteer for Bush Bands & Desert Divas

Volunteer for Bush Bands & Desert Divas

intune alice springs - registrations open!

intune alice springs - registrations open!

NIMAS finalists announced

NIMAS finalists announced

Hot Shots Photo Comp Winners and Voting

Hot Shots Photo Comp Winners and Voting

Bush Bands Bash - Applications Open

Bush Bands Bash - Applications Open

NT Song of the Year Finalists announced

NT Song of the Year Finalists Announced People's Choice voting now open until 3 July

NT Song of the Year Finalists announced

One Eye on the Stranger with Kram

One Eye on the Stranger with Kram

Taking 5 with David Spry

Taking 5 with David Spry

THE MARTEN BEQUEST

THE MARTEN BEQUEST

Desert Divas Vol. II OUT NOW!

Desert Divas Vol. II OUT NOW!

Buskers by the Creek

Buskers by the Creek

One Eye on the Stranger

One Eye on the Stranger

THE MUSIC INDUSTRY ONLINE SUMMIT

THE MUSIC INDUSTRY ONLINE SUMMIT

MusicNT Gig Guide

MusicNT Gig Guide

Rayella to support Violent Femmes

Rayella to support Violent Femmes

Bush Bands Bash leads to support for Midnight Oil

Bush Bands Bash leads to support for Midnight Oil

Take the lead…

Take the lead…

NT artists ones to watch in 2017

NT artists ones to watch in 2017

Australia Council 2017 grants open

Australia Council 2017 grants open

Gawurra makes Top 40

Gawurra makes Top 40

fresh MiNT 2017

fresh MiNT 2017

Colin Lillie receives high honour at 2016 AU Awards

Colin Lillie receives high honour at 2016 AU Awards

He’s on the Mark!

MusicNT's fearless leader finishes 2016 on a high

He’s on the Mark!

National Live Music Awards 2016 Winners

The National Live Music Awards have announced their 2016 winners.

National Live Music Awards 2016 Winners

The Australian Music Consumer Report 2016

The Australian Music Consumer Report 2016

Virgin increase baggage allowance

Virgin increase baggage allowance

ArtbackNT launch Mobilise a catalyst for creativity

ArtbackNT launch Mobilise a catalyst for creativity

NIMA 2016 Winners

NIMA 2016 Winners

The Green Room

Show me the money... and my rights

The vast majority of musicians – and artists in general – don’t make stacks of money. There are thousands of struggling musos for every Mick Jagger or Madonna, juggling day jobs and scraping savings to pursue their music. But this doesn’t mean your music isn’t a valuable asset worth protecting or supporting. Music NT speaks to an arts lawyer, a  … more

Welcome to the Green Room

Don’t listen to the dictionary, being a musician encompasses a lot more than just making music. There are tons of things to consider along the way to making it in the music industry: from DIY mixing to digital marketing, crowdfunding to grant-writing, being an engaging interviewee to being a memorable live act… and that doesn’t nearly cover the half of  … more

Look at me, look at me

You’re a musician, so it’s all about the music, right? Wrong. The reality of the media today is that you’re also out there promoting yourself as well; where you come from, how you got there – your story. And the way you pitch it can mean everything. Music NT finds out more from a veteran music journalist, the founder of a music news and reviews website,  … more

Get savvy in this industry

It’s not often that business is at the forefront of the mind of someone making music. But the reality is that musicians have to be able to make good business decisions if they want to make it in the music industry. Music NT gets down to business with a few industry folk, including a band manager with over 15 years experience, a record label founder (and  … more

Hitting the stage

So you’ve got yourself a set list of solid songs, and the thought of performing an actual gig doesn’t sound so much like public execution any more. Where to now? We discuss all things gig-related with the manager of a live music venue, the talent director of one of the nation's biggest touring festivals, an event manager, and a show-savvy bass player. … more

Laying down tracks

Recording music is a reality for almost everyone making music, in lots of different ways. We talk to a producer, a sound engineer, a studio manager and an experienced recording artist to glean a few tips on how it all works. … more

What do these people do?

  • Ted Gardner

    Artist Manager

  • Michael Chugg

    Promoter

  • Clive Hodson

    Publisher

  • John Watson

    Artist Manager

  • Scott Mesiti

    Festival Director and Programmer

  • Chris Johnson

    Manager, AMRAP

  • Mark Smerdon

    Artist Manager

  • Nick O’Byrne

    General Manager of AIR

  • Tim Levinson

    Record Label Manager

  • Stephen King

    Music Lawyer