CORNER AWARD 2019 SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED!
The Corner has revealed the eight artists shortlisted to be in the running to take home the 2019 edition of the Corner Award. Celebrating the cream of the local musical crop, the award aims to celebrate artists seen to be leading the charge into a bright, innovative and exciting future for Australian music.
A specially selected brains trust of representatives from all facets of the industry have worked tirelessly to whittle the longlist down to just a small handful of nominees. From these, one will be awarded the coveted prize and join the ranks of previous recipients Sampa The Great, Cable Ties and Baker Boy who’ve gone on to take on international tours, release amazing debut albums and more.
The 2019 Corner Award recipient will be announced soon, so stay tuned!
2018 CORNER AWARD RECIPIENT
A cash cheque of $5000
A headline show at the Corner Hotel (including production & promotion)
Pre-production time at Bakehouse Studios prior to the show
$1000 towards artwork costs from Mushroom Publishing
2 week poster run from Plakkit
Full page ad package from Beat
$500 towards merch production with UNIFIED Merchandise Services
3 x off peak rehearsals in the best available room at Bakehouse Studios
$200 food & drinks voucher for Corner Hotel (valid for 12 months)
THE 2018 BRAINS TRUST
Helen Marcou – Bakehouse Studios, SLAM
Jacinta Parsons – ABC Local Radio
Kate Duncan - The Push
Lauren Taylor – RRR FM
Linda Bosidis – Mushroom Publishing
Anna Northeast, Jason Moore, Sally Mather & Vaughan Quinn from Corner Hotel