“Fuse has successfully showcased more than a thousand bands since 1996 but in 2011 we will put them on stage in front of one of the biggest arts audiences in Australia. This really is a unique opportunity for any band in Australia.”
- Alistair Cranney – Fuse Event Director
Fuse is Australia’s longest running music industry conference and showcase festival, with over 5,000 people participating in over 30 venues. It’s where artists, industry and music fans unite for three days of networking, business building and celebrating the best that Australian music has to offer.
Held annually in Adelaide, South Australia, Fuse offers musicians the opportunity to play for, and learn from, leading music industry professionals. Combining three nights of the hottest new music from across the country with two days of insightful conference and networking activities and one day of intensive master classes.
With the coming of a new CEO to the Adelaide Fringe has come a new structure for the popular music conference and showcase festival ‘Fuse’. The event will work closely with the Adelaide Fringe to program hot ‘export‐ready’ bands and place them in front of thousands of Fringe fans and 50 leading music industry buyers form festivals, labels and publishing companies.
Fuse has announced that it has negotiated guaranteed international performance slots for bands chosen at the event to appear at The Great Escape (UK), CMJ (New York) & NXNE (Toronto).