Previous Contemporary Music Grants Recipients

Past Grant Recipients August 2014 Round – successful applicants:

Strategic Partnerships Grants
Pilot Records Pilot Records/MGM Distribution investment strategy $10,000
Festivals & Venues
Sam Wright Moving Music Festival 2015 $7,000
Gravy Train Promotions Deep South – SA Roots, Blues & Folk Festival 2014 $7,000
Adelaide Music Collective Adelaide Music Collective Sessions numbers 5 & 6 $3,000
Flashpoint Pty Ltd 2014 Fowler’s Live Music Awards $3,000
Alice Fraser Professional brand design & website production $4,000
Ross McHenry Recording of second album in NYC $9,000
The Aves Recording debut album $8,000
Max McHenry Recording their debut album ‘True Believers’ $4,000
Nakatomi Recording debut EP $2,000
Skills and Music Development
Fresh Broadcasters Inc. The Jump – artists development program $4,000
Nexus Multicultural Arts Centre Australasian World Music Expo Delegation $1,000
Bad Dreems Bad Dreems to perform industry showcases in North America $10,000
Tracer European support tour with ‘Black Stone Cherry’ $10,000
Truth Corroded Truth Corroded European Tour 2015 $10,000
Frank Yamma ‘Uncle’ Australian metropolitan and regional tour 2014 $6,000

May 2014 Round – successful applicants:

Alex Cameron Bad//Dreems National Tour supporting The Preatures $5,500
Kaurna Cronin 2014 European Tour ‘CIRCUIT’ $1,380
Frank Yamma Frank Yamma Canadian Tour 2014 $6,468
Ryan Haseloff Recording ‘Purpose – Make Yourself At Home’ $6,600
Georgia Germein Tour of China $5,000
Thomas West Recording ‘Sky Trails’ single $3,931
Tracer Tracer album recording $9,000
Robert Matthews Wallace Travel to Europe to attend seminars, workshops & private classes $2,751
Sharni Honor The Porch Sessions $5,350
Koral Chandler Koral debut EP recording $3,000
Urtekk Urtekk EP Recording and Production $4,400
Banjo Weathearld Banjo Jackson Album Project $3,500
Darcy Callus Attendance at the VocalizeU 2014 Summer Artist Intensive in Los Angeles $5,000
Yeahyeahabsolutelynoway! Australian and New Zealand Tour 2014 $4,000
Five Four Entertainment Management of Jesse Davidson EP tour $3,968
Alkira Band ALKIRA BAND Album Recording $3,000

March 2014 round – successful applicants:

The Shaolin Afronauts European tour including Glastonbury Festival 2014 $11,000
Bortier Okoe GA World Music Recording Project $9,000
Georgia Germein Germein Sisters ‘Because You Breathe’ tour of Germany, London & Ireland 2014 $10,000
Gorgeous Festival Gorgeous Festival 2014 Petit Stages $8,000
Tkay Maidza Marketing and PR campaign for EP Release $5,000
Karuna Cronin Recording and release of debut album $5,000
City Riots Recording of second album $7,000
Format Collective Format Records May 2014 recording projects $10,000
Rule of Thirds International tour across North America and Canada $10,000
Semaphore Music Festival Semaphore Music Festival 2014 $10,000