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.
The Seed funding is now open for applications. There are several grants available for Australian emerging artists (visual and musical), managers, and for publicity. Check it out here: http://www.theseedfund.org/2013-funding
I am performing on 7 April at Dowse Bar in Brisbane with Those Bloody McKennas (trio).
4-7pm, SUN 7 APRIL, Dowse Bar (under Iceworks), cnr Caxton & Dowse Sts, Paddington, QLD. Tickets: $8 at door. All ages.
Those Bloody McKennas: “Wow!…no mistaking that Those Bloody McKennas are a feel-good band…make the audience feel a bit lighter on their feet and in their spirits. Those Bloody McKennas are one of those bands that you have to see at least once, if only to expand your idea of what is possible. The fact that you might have the time of your life is merely a bonus.” – JESSE SHROCK – LIVE REVIEW – BEAT Magazine
CHANEL LUCAS: Warm, pure vocals and gentle folk guitar are Chanel’s signature sound. Her music allows you to stop and take a breath, and enjoy the moments outside of the busy day-to-day. A writer and songwriter, she has travelled across the world with folk-pop act ‘women in docs.’ Recently, she has been learning to play the ukulele and writing songs for a solo project. www.chanellucas.com or www.facebook.com/chanellucasmusic