Music Grants To Be Slashed Thanks To Budget

Australian musicians and artists will be among those affected by the many cuts in the Federal Government’s budget, revealed last Tuesday night, owing to slashing and burning of funding for Australian arts bodies  Screen Australia and the Australia Council. The Abbott administration plans to cut a total of $87.1 million from the...

Aussie Music Industry Benefits From Millions In Grants

The Australian music industry has gained a significant boost in funding dole out to artists, industry organisations, managers, tours, and much more in millions of dollars worth of arts grants from both the Federal Government and the philanthropic body established by John Butler. Government arts funding body, the Australia Council,...

Huge Overhaul Recommended For Grants Process & Australian Music Funding

Funding for the arts and music is set to have a major shake up with a government appointed panel recommending sweeping changes to the way the Australia Council conducts business, just a few weeks after the Melba Recordings scandal deeply damaged the current model for arts funding here in Australia....