The QUBE Effect 2019 | Brisbane City Council

Chesterfield, The QUBE Effect 2018 finalist. Image credit: Aimee Catt 

Brisbane City Council is looking for Brisbane’s best new musical talent! Enter to be part of The QUBE Effect today.

An expert industry panel will shortlist 24 emerging local acts to take part in this career-making program. This is your chance to:

  • be mentored by some of Brisbane’s most influential artists
  • have your own music video professionally filmed
  • win BIGSOUND passes
  • perform at iconic Brisbane venues like Brisbane City Hall and Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC).

You will also be in the running to play at one of Australia’s biggest music festivals, Splendour in the Grass!

The QUBE Effect live performances in April are presented as part of Brisbane Youth Week 2019.

About The QUBE Effect


Showcase your talent and apply for The QUBE Effect 2019 now – applications close 22 February 2019.



Check out the 24 shortlisted acts from 12-14 April as they rock Eat Street Northshore in April as part of Brisbane Youth Week 2019.


Dream of playing Splendour in the Grass? Check out the prizes on offer as a part of this year’s program.


Want to see how you stack up? Check out last year’s The QUBE Effect winners.


The QUBE Effect video

Think you've got what it takes? Apply today.

You can also view this video on Council’s YouTube channel.

More information

Phone Council on 07 3403 8888 or email

Read The QUBE Effect 2019 terms and conditions.

Council is committed to creating new lifestyle and leisure opportunities. We are helping to deliver more than 50,000 exciting events, festivals and markets each year and building better facilities and venues for all ages to enjoy.

25 January 2019