The QUBE Effect 2017
Brisbane City Council are looking for Brisbane’s best new musical talent. The QUBE Effect is an innovative youth music program that provides online and live promotional opportunities and economic outcomes for emerging and professional Brisbane musicians.
Up to 24 musical groups, including soloists, duos and bands, will be shortlisted by an industry panel to record a film clip during Brisbane’s Youth Week celebrations, Friday 31 March to Sunday 9 April 2017. In 2017, acts will record their video clip utilising a cutting edge robotic camera system or in 360 degrees. Along with prizes and professional development, this year selected acts will have the opportunity to perform at Council’s showcase at BIGSOUND 2017.
Head along to a concert and enjoy some music performed by local and international artists. Check out what music events are on in Brisbane.
Find out more about last year's QUBE Effect winners and watch their 360 degree videos.
Gather your friends together, head down to King George Square and support some of Brisbane's talented and emerging artists and bands.
Learn how Council is working with young people to ensure engagement, empowerment, inclusiveness and are celebrated for their achievements.
Applications for The QUBE Effect 2017 are now closed.
You can also view this video via Council's YouTube account.
There will be a range of prizes awarded as part of The QUBE Effect. Prizes include up to five acts will be selected to perform at Council’s stage at BIGSOUND 2017 and more.
The winner of the Innovation Award will win two day tickets to Woodford Folk Festival 2017 and a mentoring session with an artist from the program, pending availability.
Best original song
Winner of the best original song will win a one day recording session at QUT’s state of the art recording studios.
People’s Choice Award
From Monday 24 April - Monday 8 May 2017, you’ll be able to view the film clips recorded and cast your vote on Council’s Facebook page for The QUBE Effect People’s Choice Award. The winner will take home $2000 cash and a paid performance prize at Jungle Love Festival 2017.
Green Jam award
The Green Jam award winner will win a paid performance at QPAC’s Gig on the Green (to the value of $800).
Lord Mayor's City Hall Concert award
One lucky entrant will receive Brisbane City Council’s Lord Mayor’s City Hall Concert paid performance prize.
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To find out more about The QUBE Effect 2017, you can phone Council on 07 3403 8888 or email email@example.com.