Originally Posted by UCMF
The search for the 2013 Voice of Urban Country has begun.
If you believe you have what it takes to be the next big thing in folk, blues, roots or country music then it is time to enter.
Held during the Urban Country Music Festival, the Voice of Urban Country is an esteemed award for ...rising country music talent with previous winners including: Katrina Burley, Claye Middleton, BRADE, Amanda Halloran and Jessica Holland.
The winner of the competition will enjoy the amazing opportunity of recording their own music, $2,500 cash, performances at the 2014 festival and their own promotional and advertising packages.
Entries close mid-April. But hurry! Only the first 20 entrants per category will be accepted.
For more information or to enter visit http://www.urbancountry.com.au/general.aspx?id=617
Originally Posted by UCMF
The Beaut Ute Competition returns to the Urban Country Music Festival on Saturday, 4 May 2013 with an outstanding range of utes, competitions and trade exhibits. Enjoy the great entertainment on offer as well as food and market stalls.
Applications are now open for the 2013 Urban Country Music Festival Beaut Ute Competition.
Best Urban Ute - Tough street ute, judged on paint quality and finish, modifications to the exterior and engine bay but still remaining street driven.Best Restored Ute - Best ute restored to original.Best Trademan's Ute - Best fitted out for "work" ute - boxes, racks, Hiabs, signage, etc.Best Feral Ute - Most dilapidated, unrepaired, poorly doctored, dirty, rundown, etc ute.Best Chick's Ute - Ute shows evidence of the female touch, but appeals to the blokes!Best 4WD Ute - Best 4WD ute with emphasis on off road capability.Best B & S Ute
Originally Posted by theprairieoysters
The Prairie Oysters will be performing at the Ringwood RSL for the first of a series of shows there for 2013.
The boys are looking forward to this gig, with a huge dance floor that's perfect for country music fans who enjoy a night of dancing.
So come along to the Ringwood RSL on Saturday March 16.. Free entry. Show starts at 8pm.
Beccy is one of our most accomplished country music recording artists, an excellent songwriter and sell-out stage performer wherever she goes. She holds the audience in her hands and tells the most entertaining yarns and stories, you will laugh with Beccy throughout her performance. She has played for our Australian troops and is one of our great allround entertainers.
This is her videoclip "Hello Happiness" filmed live at the 2012 Gympie Muster.
Get in early with news of a great night of all things country and roots. The Chandelier Room hosts Tamworth award winning Nia Robertson and The Top Paddock Grazers, the swamp-a-billy sounds of The Bona Fide Travellers, and alt-country pop queen, Susan Lily and The Cheeky Chaps, featuring tracks from her up coming Paul Norton produced debut album. Saturday June 4 is the date with the first strings strummed in anger at 8pm. $6 will get you in to this spacious and unique venue down south. Plenty of table seating, comfy couches, and bar and snack facilities.
Phone: (03) 9532 2288
Address: 91 Cochranes Road, Moorabbin Vic