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  • 13thAMP

    The 13th AMP Shortlist Showcase

    21 Feb 2018

    Sampa The Great, HTMLflowers and Darcy Baylis to perform on Wednesday March 7 on the back of a truck in the Arts Centre Melbourne forecourt.

  • 13thAMP

    The 13th AMP Shortlist Announced

    24 Jan 2018

    This year’s winner announcement will be made in Melbourne on Friday, March 9.

  • PPCA AUS Council

    PPCA and the Australia Council announce recording grants

    23 Jan 2018

    PPCA is delighted to again partner with the Australia Council to offer the fifth round of its highly successful program which offers five $15,000 grants to assist Australian artists create new recordings.

  • 13thAMP

    The 13th AMP Long List Announced

    06 Dec 2017

    The 13th AMP Shortlist will be announced in late January, before the winner is announced in early March, receiving $30,000 in prize money courtesy of Principal Partner PPCA.

  • 13thAMP

    The 13th AMP announces a Longlist Party

    24 Nov 2017

    The free event at Melbourne's National Hotel will be hosted by Brian Nankervis (Rockwiz) and Sam Lockwood from The Jezabels.