Get your votes in to decide who walks away with a National Live Music Award this December!

The¬†National Live Music Awards are well up and running for another year, with the winners of the national and State/Territory awards being called this December 7th, right around the country. Taking over eight venues, the NLMA’s will be celebrating live music across the board – and you can be involved in deciding who walks away with an award or two!

Voting is now open in the public categories of LIVE ACT OF THE YEAR and LIVE VOICE OF THE YEAR via Check out the nominees below:

Live Act of the Year presented by The Music Network
A.B. Original
All Our Exes Live in Texas
Cable Ties
Camp Cope
Client Liaison
Confidence Man
Gang of Youths
Hands Like Houses
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
Methyl Ethel

Live Voice of the Year presented by Audio-Technica
Alex Lahey
Amy Shark
Courtney Barnett
Julia Jacklin
Sampa The Great
Stella Donnelly
Tash Sultana
Vera Blue

By getting involved, you can go into the running to win a pair of Audio-Technica A2000x headphones, valued at $899, along with VIP tickets to the NLMA in your city. Not too bad, huh?

The events around the country are free to attend, though if you are planning on hitting up the ticketed Melbourne gala, you’ll be asked to pay $5 on the door if you don’t pre-book. Funds are going to¬†Support Act for another year, so get behind the good cause on the night! Check out for more information.

Performers at each event are still be announced but best believe, they’re gonna be excellent.

NLMA’s SYDNEY:¬†Leadbelly
NLMA’s ADELAIDE:¬†The Grace Emily
NLMA’s ALICE SPRINGS:¬†Epilogue Rooftop
NLMA’s CANBERRA:¬†Smith’s Alternative

Photo of Camp Cope by Belinda Dipalo.


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