The Music Market gives Song Summit delegates access to the latest and greatest music industry products and services. Located in the foyer of the Sydney Convention Centre, the Music Market is a social hub for Song Summit and will host delegates during the session breaks.


Due to popular demand, we have sold out all our pods for music businesses in the Music Market. For further information, contact Narelle Butterworth on

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If you can’t attend Song Summit – don’t worry. You can still gain access to the lastest music industry wares at the Music Market for just $15!


Amber Technology

Amber Technology is one of Australia’s largest & most respected distributors of quality sound & vision equipment for both professional and consumer applications.

Distributed Brands for Music Applications include TC Electronic, TC Helicon, Solid State Logic, Dynaudioacoustics, Tannoy, Blue Microphones, DPA Microphones, Schertler, Faith Guitars, Primacoustic, Tonebone, CIOKS and many others.


Australian Institute of Music

The Australian Institute of Music is a Sydney based music institute aimed to foster excellence in education and training for careers in the music and performing arts industry. AIM facilitates a diverse combination of professional courses including performance, audio, composition and management. The opportunity to network with other musicians, engineers, producers and managers provides invaluable training and opportunities that will advance AIM students into the music industry.


Aon Insurance

Aon excels at helping ‘outside the box’ customers find the right insurance for their needs. We have delivered quality entertainment insurance solutions to a variety of entertainment professionals including performers for over 30 years. Our position as the entertainment industry insurance broker of choice means we’ve got the know-how and how-to when it comes to insurance for performers, from Public Liability to Equipment covers and everything in between.

The Australian Songwriters Association

The Australian Songwriters Association
The Australian Songwriters Association is a vibrant, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to the support of songwriters and their art. Offering professional feedback services and live Wax Lyrical events, as well as the highly regarded Australian Songwriting Centre (in it’s 32nd year) and the National Songwriting Awards – a fixture on the music industry calendar. At this event, APRA Awards $3000 to the Songwriter of the Year. Through these activities, the ASA gives professional and amateur songwriters fantastic opportunities.

Blue Microphones

Blue Microphones
Blue Microphones was founded in 1995 to improve the front-end of audio recording by utilizing the increased bandwidth benefits enabled by digital technology.

We design High-end studio microphones , live performance microphones, Studio-quality USB microphones and portable enhanced audio recording solutions for iPod, iPhone and iPad.

From the uncompromising and revolutionary Bottle to the full line of studio-quality USB microphones, every product reflects Blue’s rare expertise and inimitable design sense.

Come and audition our mics at the Blue Microphones POD to discover the ideal sonic character for your audio needs.


Fender Australia will be presenting some of their fine guitars and amplifiers, guild acoustic guitars and Fender passport PA systems.

Gadigal Music

Gadigal Music
Australia’s premier indigenous owned and run music label and recording studio.

GI & Sanicki Lawyers

GI & Sanicki Lawyers
GI & Sanicki Lawyers is Australia’s premiere music and entertainment law firm. Its principal Darren Sanicki represents many of the biggest names in the music industry in addition to young and emerging artists. Our unique understanding of the workings of the music industry comes from our lawyers who are themselves musicians, songwriters and fans. Our clients include bands, artists, managers, composers, indie labels and producers. We specialise in negotiating and advising on all types of music related agreements, copyright law, trade-marks, business structures for bands and general industry advice. Contact Darren at any time for a free one-on-one legal consultation


JMC Academy

Australia’s first leading, higher education college dedicated solely to the education, development and training of students who are passionate about pursuing a lifelong career in the Music, Film, Television, 3D animation and Gaming industries.


Lyn Taylor Photography

Lyn Taylor Photography provides musicians with high quality imagery that reflects the personality of a band or solo artist, as well as  incorporating the inspiration of their unique sound.



Marsh has been arranging Liability, Accidental Damage and Theft insurance for musicians for over twenty years.
From songwriters, musicians and music teachers, to those who simply own an instrument, Marsh will find the right insurance products to suit your needs. Whether you’re on the road, in the studio or just playing around, contact Marsh on 1300 760 171 or email us at to ensure you protect yourself, your musical instruments and your equipment.


Media Arts Lawyers

Media Arts Lawyers represent some of Australia’s highest profile musicians, events, recording and publishing companies, television personalities, media and brand agencies. We also represent and support many emerging artists and aim to be the first point of legal contact for all creative and commercial projects irrespective of their budget. We have been providing practical and legal advice in the fields of entertainment, intellectual property and commercial matters for over 20 years.


Music Matters
The MUSIC MATTERS campaign is a collective of people across the music community including artists, retailers, songwriters, labels and managers, formed to remind listeners of the significance and value of music. Allowing the music to speak for itself, MUSIC MATTERS brings together a growing collection of short animated films about inspirational artists who have dedicated their lives to music and helped shape our cultural landscape as well as creating an opportunity for fans to share their own stories.


Music NSW

MusicNSW is the peak body for contemporary music in NSW. We are a not-for-profit Industry Association set up to represent, promote and develop the contemporary music industry. We exist to support the creative and economic expansion of the industry through advocacy, resource assistance, providing advice and delivering strategic initiatives.


The NMIT Bachelor of Music Industry is about real industry projects. Every week songwriting major students attend lectures to study the art and participate in workshops designed around their own songwriting.

Every semester they make a demo with an industry producer. Delivered at the stunning riverside Fairfield campus, utilising industry standard facilities, this degree takes songwriting seriously.

At NMIT- Your Song Matters! Contact:



Pozible is a crowdfunding platform for creative projects and ideas. Pozible was developed for creative artists, musicians and film makers to raise funds, realise their aspirations and make great things possible.



The Phonographic Performance Company of Australia (PPCA) is a national, non-profit organisation established by record companies in 1969 to represent the interests of record labels and Australian recording Artists.

The major service that PPCA provides is the collection of licence fees from broadcasters and businesses publicly playing recorded music or music videos and distributing these fees to copyright holders (licensors) and Australian recording artists that are registered with us.


The Roland Group is a world leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of musical instruments including pianos, keyboards and synthesizers, guitar products, electronic percussion kits, digital recording equipment, amplifiers and audio processing devices.

Roland Corporation Australia Pty Limited is the authorised distributor to Australia of Roland products and has a unique place in the Roland Group history – it was the first joint venture to be set up outside of Japan, back in 1976.


SAE Institute is a global innovator providing exceptional specialised courses in audio, film, live sound and electronic music production. Our industry-focused training is designed to advance your knowledge and technical skills, inspire artistic independence and encourage your creative confidence – getting you industry ready and aligned with a network of creative minds upon graduation.


Shure Microphones
Recognised as the industry’s leading microphone manufacturer, no other microphone company has the Shure depth of engineering horsepower and industry knowledge. For over 80 years, Shure has been assisting the world’s finest communicators, entertainers, singers and musicians, to capture and communicate their sound to their audience.

Shure designs and builds the trusted audio equipment that enables individuals and groups to reach out to multitudes and make a difference. Profoundly. Intimately. Personally. With Impact.

Solid State Logic

Solid State Logic

Solid State Logic (SSL) is a manufacturer of high-end mixing consoles and recording studio hardware and software, owned by musician and technology pioneer Peter Gabriel.
SSL’s current product line up for music production includes mixing consoles, audio plug-ins, digital audio workstation software, audio converters, analogue outboard processing and workstation controllers.
Many artists choose SSL recording and mixing gear to produce their music. Customers include Chemical Brothers, Alicia Keys, Timbaland, Coldplay, Prince, Trent Reznor, Peter Gabriel and many more…

Sounds Easy

Sounds Easy
Sounds Easy is one of Australia’s leading boutique music technology retailers. We specialise in the most popular brands of recording and studio equipment.

Customers can purchase through our online store or arrange an appointment to view our music studio/showroom. Our clients include many of Australia’s leading international film/TV composers, musicians and recording studios.

Sounds Easy is also an Authorised Apple Reseller and we are the only Australian retailer with an Apple Logic Pro Certified Trainer



Southern Cross University’s Bachelor of Contemporary Music course is Australia’s premier Contemporary Music Education program. Situated at the SCU NSW North Coast Lismore Campus, the course is conducted in a dynamic and innovative learning environment, equipped with state of the art facilities.

We offer flexible learning pathways designed to launch students into successful careers as performers, producers, music educators and songwriters, with staff that are well connected within the Australian music industry.


Studios 301

Studios 301 is a complex of recording, mixing and mastering studios, producers, engineers and technicians, based in Sydney and Byron Bay. In recent years, 301 has worked with Kanye West, Coldplay, Lady Gaga, Muse, The Black Eyed Peas, U2, Snoop Dogg, Powderfinger, Sneaky Sound System, Bag Raiders, Washington and Angus & Julia Stone, as well as helping launch the careers of thousands of Australian artists, producers and engineers.

Support Act Limited

Support Act Limited
Australia’s music industry benevolent fund, supporting members of the Australian music community with dignity respect and compassion in times of adversity.

Support Act is a registered charity and hardship fund for career musicians and those who support them behind the scenes.


TC Electronic/TC Helicon

TC Electronic develops first class audio products that provide lasting user value for audio professionals and musicians. Customers include top guitar players, world class recording studios, the largest TV and radio stations, the most prominent theatres, operas and other installations and public address companies.

TC Helicon is the only pro audio company 100% dedicated to providing creativity and control to performing vocalists with products including intelligent harmony devices, vocal effect pedals, plug-ins and vocal monitors.


Telstra Road to Discovery
Telstra Road to Discovery is a national music development program which embraces independent artists across a range of genres including folk, blues & roots, country and alt country. The program creates a pathway for emerging artists to establish themselves in the Australian music scene.

A tailored major prize is awarded to a Performer Category and Songwriter Category winner each year, including industry mentorship, return trip to Nashville, co-writing opportunities, national & international gigs, recording opportunities and more.

To register visit


Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified lineup of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 26 countries and has sales in more than 55 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. For the 2010–11 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of 1.039 billion euros.