There’s never been a better time to be a member of Music Victoria. As the state’s independent voice for contemporary music, and the most passionate community advocating for any music coming from Victoria, they are calling all those who live and breathe Victorian music to help keep this precious local scene alive! From now to March 29th, anyone who signs up for a membership is entitled to a multitude of perks and privileges.

So, what’s the deal (s)?

Not only will those who sign up or renew their membership get access to exclusive workshops and professional development series’ including the Victorian state government’s Live Music Professionals Program, they’ll also get discounts on a huge range of products and services including gear, merchandise, advertising, studio hire, consulting, travel, workshops, and cheap food and drinks at favourite local venues.

With a current focus on mental health within the music industry, Music Victoria is proud to announce new membership benefits with The School of Life, Melbourne Meditation Centre, The Mind Room, and Genesis Fitness all offering discounts on workshops, and a discounted Gold Membership at Genesis Gyms across Victoria.

And of course, there’s also that sweet cash incentive.

Those who sign up throughout this period will be in the running to win $8,500 worth of prizes!

So, whether you’re a local indie artist or an aspiring musician, head over to their site and sign up today!

$33 – Individual member / $22 – Concession member
$66 – Band membership (All band members receive their own individual card)
$66 – Non-profit organizations
$150 – Small Business Partner (15 or fewer employees)
$330 – Venue Partner
$550 – Gold Partner
$990 – Platinum Partner
*Prices are in Australian dollars & include GST

And if all those aforementioned benefits and perks and the sweet prize don’t sway you, check out the sweet and cute clip they made along with Laura Imbruglia and her Amateur Hour team and I’m sure it’ll change your mind.

For more information head over here to check out the full list of membership perks!