The Moyne sessions Pop-Up Recording Studio program


Are you a Moyne or Southwest based emerging artist looking to advance your music career but not sure where to start? The Moyne sessions Pop-Up Recording Studio program is for you! 

The Moyne sessions Pop-Up Recording Studio program works with young artists in the production and promotion of their original music.
Each Pop-Up artist receives:
  • A video clip of a tune;
  • Professionally produced tracks;
  • and access to written feedback from program partners Universal Music Group Australia.

Once produced, your music will receive airplay on community radio Australia, you'll be interviewed by 103.9FM Seymour on award-winning 'Callum Watson's Magical Mystery Tour' show and; receive promotion via the Montville Lane Sessions Pop-Up recording Studio social media. 

Each Pop-Up artist also has the opportunity to be paid for a live gig with the MSL-LIVE gig events, and be considered for the FOCUS Wales/Montville Lane Sessions Pop-Up Recording Studio Scholarship.

Prior to recording you'll be linked with award winning producer, Cameron Deyell, best known for working with Sia on her Grammy-nominated platinum selling Album, This Is Acting for a song polishing workshop; and an artist workshop with the world-renowned Australian Artist Nathan Cavaleri. This is your opportunity to put your questions to Nathan Cavaleri and have him respond in a live Zoom Q&A.

Following the program you'll be connected to more local performance and development opportunities to showcase and kick start your career. 

The Moyne sessions Pop-Up Recording Studio program is free and available to artists under 25. 

 Program Dates:

  • Song-polishing workshops with Cameron Deyell 8, 9, 10 January, Port Fairy 
  • Nathan Cavaleri Q&A 8 January, Port Fairy
  • Port Fairy Pop-Up Recording Studio 11-17 January
  • Mortlake Pop-Up Recording Studio 18-21 January
  • Koroit Pop-Up Recording Studio 22-25 January

To be considered for a place in The Moyne sessions Pop-Up Recording Studio program, your completed electronic application forms (refer to links below) must be submitted by Sunday 6 December, 2020. Successful applicants will be notified by Monday 21 December, 2020.


Want to know more about The Moyne sessions Pop-Up Recording Studio program?

Check out the FAQ's and Artist Information or contact Rebecca Elmes Moyne Shire Council on 5568 0555 or email

The Moyne sessions Pop-Up Recording program is funded through the Victorian State Government FReeZA program.