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NOVA & Warner Music Launch Fresh Discovery, 2 years, 7 months ago

With the aim to discover Australia's next big music star

NOVA & Warner Music Launch Fresh Discovery

NOVA Entertainment and Warner Music announced a collaboration to launch Nova’s Fresh Discovery.

With the global dominance of Australian artists such as Sia, Iggy Azalea, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Flume and Chet Faker, the eyes and ears of the world are pointing to Australia to find the next big thing.

Nova, Warner Music and Rumble want to find the next Australian superstar and are joining forces to create Nova’s Fresh Discovery – a national search for the best unsigned talent in Australia. The winner will receive a recording deal with Warner Music and a mentoring session with one of the world’s biggest artists.

Judges are looking for the real deal - cutting-edge, contemporary artists who have a vision for their music and their career, and who care about the music they create.

James Roberts, head of A&R for Parlophone/Warner Music Australia said: “This is a really great opportunity for an emerging musician or band to accelerate their career in an artist- friendly way.”

Paul Jackson, NOVA Entertainment group program director said: “Nova’s Fresh Discovery is a great opportunity for the next talented artist to get their start in the music industry. We’re thrilled to be able to work with Warner Music to discover the next Australian music star.”

Nova’s Fresh Discovery is now accepting online auditions via and will also be hosting live auditions in Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth from 18 to 22 March. Contestants must be over 14 years old and the competition is open to groups or solo artists.

Check out for locations and dates for the open auditions and all the details about the competition.

The winner will be announced during Smallzy’s Surgery on Friday 27 March.

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