Soundhouse Music Alliance, the music products industry charity, has with a donation from the association sponsored the second Up the Guts Tour. It it’s second year, Up the Guts is reaching out to communities in country and regional areas from Melbourne to Darwin.
The tour is a celebration of Australian rock’n’roll with gigs in 15 towns across Australia.
Up The Guts isn’t just about the shows. A series of learning and development workshops for youth aged 12 – 18 will be rolled out in 10 regional towns.
Local high schools, and other community groups are invited to take part in a 2 hour session built to inspire young people on all things music!
The sessions will harness the knowledge and experiences from all members on tour including the bands, singer-songwriters, production managers, tour promoters, and media producers. It will give participants a look at the triumphs and challenges that young people in the music industry face.
The industry is happy support the spreading of music making into these areas and wish safe travels to all.