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AIR Awards to be included in the Umbrella Winter City Sounds Program

Adelaide is set to host the AIR awards for the first time in its history for the next three years. AIR represents the labels for acclaimed Australian artists including Adelaide’s own Hilltop Hoods, Courtney Barnett, Vance Joy, Chet Faker, Seth Sentry and John Butler. The Awards attract many high-profile industry leaders ( 700 attended in [...]

By |February 23rd, 2017|News|Comments Off on AIR Awards to be included in the Umbrella Winter City Sounds Program

Adelaide: UNESCO City of Music

In December 2015 Adelaide became a recognised city of music. With over 264 million dollars worth of activity each year, the industry is creating jobs for musicians and practitioners.

By |January 31st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Adelaide: UNESCO City of Music

Highlights of Umbrella: Winter City Sounds 2016

Music is playing an important role in South Australia’s economic transformation. Live music in SA provides 4100 jobs, a $264 million economic contribution to the SA economy and a 3:1 benefit cost ratio for South Australia.  The 2016 live music census demonstrates a 14% growth in the number of live music gigs held in greater Adelaide in [...]

By |October 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Highlights of Umbrella: Winter City Sounds 2016

Second & Third Week of Umbrella Winter City Sounds!

The second and third week of Umbrella saw even more great acts performing around Adelaide! Check out the gallery for photos of some of the events that took place.

By |August 23rd, 2016|News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Second & Third Week of Umbrella Winter City Sounds!

Umbrella Draws To a Close

  The glorious three weeks that was : Umbrella Winter City Sounds has officially drawn to a close. Could not be more thrilled with the overall response to this inaugural concept, and the festivals entirety would not have been possible without the incredible talent in Adelaide. Many thanks and appreciations to our incredible artists and [...]

By |August 9th, 2016|News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on Umbrella Draws To a Close

First Week of Umbrella Winter City Sounds!

The first week of Umbrella Winter City Sounds has seen Adelaide city come alive! Check out the gallery for photos of some of the events that took place.

By |July 19th, 2016|News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on First Week of Umbrella Winter City Sounds!

First Day of Umbrella Winter City Sounds!

https://youtu.be/hnKos2jPQB8 Now with over 260 events across 62 venues in Adelaide, Umbrella Winter City Sounds is offering a fantastic first week of shows across the city! Whats on offer the first Friday of Umbrella you ask?! FRIDAY 15th July: Adelaide Rockford: Amongst The Vines Exeter Hotel: Citrus Jam La Boheme: Dee Ana Dee Southwark Hotel: [...]

By |July 12th, 2016|News, Uncategorised|Comments Off on First Day of Umbrella Winter City Sounds!

One Week Until Umbrella Kicks Off!

Just one week left until Umbrella Winter City Sounds kicks off and we cannot wait!! We now have over 250 events across 60 venues bringing Adelaide more alive than ever this Winter. There are so many amazing events to see and the word is spreading quickly, not just through out Adelaide but the rest of Australia is noticing what [...]

By |July 7th, 2016|News|Comments Off on One Week Until Umbrella Kicks Off!

Umbrella Ticket Giveaway

With over 230 events to choose from we don't even know where to begin!! To help us plan our Umbrella experience we are giving away 2 tickets to Golden Era Records: The Warm Up - feat Tom Thum. All you have to do is 'like' the Umbrella Winter City Sounds Facebook page and tag your favourite Umbrella Winter [...]

By |June 28th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Umbrella Ticket Giveaway

Winter Jams 2016

Music SA and Adelaide City Council have brought back Winter Jams for 2016! Spend three days learning about the different styles of contemporary music and their relevance, explore structured methods, explore creativity and set up and use a small P.A. The sessions will include song writing, recording, rehearsal techniques and preparing for live performances. The [...]

By |June 17th, 2016|News|Comments Off on Winter Jams 2016