Information for Artists

Highlighting the City of Port Phillip and St Kilda Festival's continued devotion to local and emerging music, we are happy to announce the return of Live N Local this August!

The Live N Local program will again be presenting a week of local talent at local venues and hot spots. This hugely popular program provides a platform for local musicians, bands and performers of all music genres to join the week of festivities.

19 – 26 August 2017

The application period for artists and venues for Live N Local 2017 has now closed. All artists will be notified of the outcome of their application by  Wednesday 12 July. The full program of performances and events will be announced on Wednesday 26 July so check back here or keep an eye on the Live N Local social media accounts.

Did you know that Live N Local also presents a full program of artist development workshops and forums? Covering all aspects of creating and producing music, the program will also be announced on Wednesday 26 July so be sure to take a look through it for you or your muso-mates. 

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