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An Industry In CrisisIs music an industry driven by the churn and exploitation of musical talent rather than by the development and nurturing of a sustaining culture?
Our Members Are Working Together To Improve Conditions
Almost HALF of musicians are having their contracts regularly broken by venues and aren't being paid at all for some gigs.
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Musicians in Australia are paid on average only $7.50 per hour, well below the minimum wage.
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One in four gigs are unpaid, with musicians receiving nothing for their performance, rehearsal and travel.