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Conference Round Up: AWME - Arts Centre Melbourne (13-16.11.14)

The 7th Australasian Worldwide Music Expo - featuring 58 groups performing over 4 days alongside a two day conference - kicked off with an opening party early on Thursday evening with Pete Murray, Benny Walker and a Welcome to Country ceremony.

Australia Council For The Arts announces details of their New Grants Model at AWME in Melbourne

"A culturally ambitious nation" is the phrase that the Australia Council for the Arts are using to encapsulate the biggest changes to the way the Council issues grants in some 40 years. From structural changes to a new skill based board, the Council went through the finer details of their plans at a special panel during AWME (The Australiasian Worldwide Music Expo) in Melbourne over the weekend.

5 Shows not to miss at AWME this week!

The Australasian World Music Expo, affectionately known as AWME, is kicking off in Melbourne tonight, with various venues around the city set to host some of the world's (and Australia's) best blues, roots and world musicians over the next four days. The program is extensive and diverse, so if you're still trying to figure out what shows to check out, we've picked out our Top 5 as a starting point!

AWME announces conference schedule for 2014!

The Australasian World Music Expo (AWME) is getting ever closer and today, the organisers have announced the conference schedule for 2014! The November conference is set to attract hundreds from all over the globe and through Australia for three days of live music, discussions and networking within the industry. The conference element of AWME will be taking place at the Arts Centre Melbourne and includes conference sessions surrounding grants, touring and more.

AWME announces its first round of international delegates for 2014 Melbourne conference!

The Australasian Worldwide Music Expo (AWME) has begun its announcements of delegates for the November conference, held in Melbourne for another year. The first round of international delegates set to attend has been revealed, representing different festivals, booking agencies, performers and arts organisations from around the globe. Being held for the seventh year in 2014, AWME stands to bring some of the brightest minds in the genre through to many venues in Melbourne from November 13th-16th.

Pete Murray, Rita Satch, Cassandra Williams and more join AWME 2014!

Melbourne's role of hosting AWME is certainly having cred added it to it with each new piece of news surrounding it being revealed! More acts have been announced for the line up of artists set to perform as part of the Australasian World Music Expo from November 13th-16th, including the likes of Pete Murray and Rita Satch.

Early tickets now available for AWME 2014, with the first acts of the expo announced!

Early bird tickets for AWME are now available! The Australasian World Music Expo will be coming through Melbourne for its seventh year this November 13th and will be taking over a run of venues for a series of live showcases not to be missed, right through until November 16th. The first acts have also been announced, including the likes of Ash Grunwald, Hiatus Kaiyote and Jimblah.