It was a great day at Retro Bar in Kenmore. With some fabulous songs shared by everyone on the day. A great place to find inspiration, share your work, get feedback and meet other hard-working songwriters.
Saturday 12th Dec, Qld Writers Centre presents: Whispers Salon @ The End, 73 Vulture St, West End, BRISBANE. 3.00pm, free entry, more info click here
Stories speak to us; they whisper, cajole, and, on occasion, shout out to be heard. Whispers is a bimonthly salon event celebrating the talented voices of Australian writers of all shapes and forms.
Whispers cuts across genre and style – short and long form – to showcase exciting new voices alongside some of Australia’s best-loved authors in a series of dynamic reading events. Connect with other passionate readers and writers as we celebrate the unique stories and voices that define Queensland.
Neurum Creek Music Festival is a local acoustic music camping weekend held at Neurum Creek Bush Retreat in September each year. The 2014 festival will be held on the weekend of the 12, 13, and 14 September.
Other artists on the 2014 festival include: The Company, The Jar, Cloudstreet, The Poachers, Rebecca Wright and Donald Mackay, Steve Tyson and the New Felons, Stockade and more.
The festival aims to provide an atmosphere of community and inclusion for the south-east corner of Queensland by showcasing the established and up and coming talents of this corner of the world, as well as featuring acts from around Australia.
The main festival area (stage and bar) incorporates a magnificent old tree, atmospherically lit at night. You may wish to bring your own chair or picnic blanket for the concerts.
We’ve invited some of Brisbane’s best female songwriters to share their ‘first’ songs with us. The result will be a night of hilarity, reminiscing and awkward songwriting confessions.Join us at The Bearded Ladyin West End, Brisbane on WEDNESDAY 20 August and WEDNESDAY 27 August - for some laughs, tears, amazing performers, and inspirational songwriting.
Tickets are $8 pre-sale or $10 at door. Show runs from 7pm-9pm.Bring a picnic or some takeaway (it’s BYO food) and grab a drink from the extensive bar menu. This is over 18′s only (licensed venue).
For Australian residents only. For artists in the first five years of their professional practic. Money is to be used for a residency with a host organisation, to develop your skills and arts practice in the context of working with an organisation.