The QUBE Effect

Are you an emerging artist, band or musical act? Want to take your career to the next level? Brisbane City Council’s The QUBE Effect 2020 program provides 24 musical acts the opportunity to take part in a six-month music development program.

Experience being the future of Brisbane’s music industry.  

How to apply

Applications are now open. Applications will close 5pm on Monday 25 November 2019.

Apply now

View the terms and conditions.

What's in it for me?

Being part of The QUBE Effect will provide you with opportunities to network with and be mentored by some of Brisbane’s most influential music industry experts and attend BIGSOUND.

You will also perform live at an inner-city location as part of Brisbane Youth Week 2020, and thousands of people will see your professionally produced music video.

There are great prizes up for grabs, including performing at some of Brisbane’s iconic venues and festivals.

Competition prizes

As well as invaluable industry networking, mentoring and professional development opportunities, The QUBE Effect 2020 also has some great prizes up for grabs.  Including cash prizes, studio recording sessions, and more! 

Watch this space as more prizes will be confirmed over the coming weeks.

Winners of the following categories will be announced in June 2020:

  • People’s Choice Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Best Original Song
  • Best Live Performance
  • Lord Mayor’s City Hall Concert Award

More information

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Image: Hero Image - The Jensens - Telstra Innovation Award and JMC Best Original Song award winner 2019.

Last updated:29 October 2019