The National Live Music Awards are thrilled to announce the first lineups for all eight events happening around the country on Thursday, 7th December 2017.

All performances will be LIVE sets unless otherwise mentioned.

Tickets to shows in Brisbane, Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, Perth, Hobart and Darwin are free!

If you don’t manage to RSVP to one of the seven free events around the country, you’ll just need to pay $5 on the door – with all that money also going to Support Act!

Melbourne – Grace Darling Hotel (Invite-Only Gala)

Hosted by Home and Hosed’s Dom Alessio with live performances from: Mojo Juju, Charm of Finches, Yeo and Party Dozen, the incredible new project featuring nominee Kirsty Tickle with Jonathan Boulet. Plus a very special live tribute to The Peep Tempel, in collaboration with Girls Rock! Melbourne. This closing set will feature Swim Team, Moody Beaches and Bitch Diesel.

The night will also feature special guests presenters including Alpine, Gretta Ray, Ainslie Wills and more!

More live performances, special guests and the keynote address to be announced!

Tickets to the Melbourne gala cost $79+bf with $5 from every ticket going to the charity Support Act. Work in the live music industry and want to go to the Melbourne Gala? E-mail and register your interest now for tickets.

Canberra – Smith’s Alternative – RSVP for Canberra (Free!)

The Ansah Brothers
Betty Alto
Glitoris (DJ SET)

Alice Springs – Epilogue Rooftop – RSVP for Alice Springs (Free!)

Hosted by Laurie May
Colin Lillie
Resin Moon
Bad Maths

Sydney – Leadbelly – RSVP for Sydney (Free!)

Hosted by Rig City (co-host of the Shitshow Podcast)
With live performances from:
Happy Axe (ACT based nominee Emma Kelly)
Ani Lou (Tasmanian Nominee)
Maddy Jane (Tasmanian Nominee)
and Sarah Belkner
Plus a very special Keynote from Lindy Morrison (The Go-Betweens)

Perth (Fremantle) – Mojo’s – RSVP for Perth (Free!)

POW! Negro
Grievous Bodily Calm
Ali Flintoff (Boat Show, Dream Rimmy)
Odette Mercy and her Soul Atomics (DJ Set)
With special guest presenters Tired Lion and a keynote from Noah Shilkin.

Brisbane – Lefty’s – RSVP for Brisbane (Free!)

Katie Noonan
Elly Hoyt & My Nightingale
Emma Dean
William Barton

Adelaide – Grace Emily Hotel – RSVP for Adelaide (Free!)

Häna Brenecki

Launceston – Club 54 – RSVP for Launceston (Free!)

EWAH & The Vision of Paradise
Seth Henderson
ISLA KA (featuring nominee Mary Shannon on bass!)