UniSounds ’18

UniSounds '18
Noctural Tapes 2015
Nocturnal Tapes, 2015 winner

Calling all solo artists, duos, bands and electronic music producer (not DJs)!

Entries are now open for UniSounds ’18, formally known as the National Campus Band Competition. This is an amazing opportunity for our students from all campuses and online to gain exposure and industry experience. This year the competition is not limited to bands — DJ’s are now invited to take part.

Southern Cross University has a long history of producing finalists and winning acts in this competition, let’s show them what we’ve got in 2018!

Prize: Over $100k in prizes including an International record deal, a performance, clothes, instruments, photo shoots and much, much more career starting swag! A full list of prizes to be announced closer to the event.

Enter your band online now. Entries close late July, 2018.

Need some help with your application? Contact the team at The Deck & Lounge.

Keep up-to-date with all the action as it unfolds on the UniSounds Facebook page.

Previous entrants from Southern Cross University

Previous Winners of the competition

  • 1990: Hellveln
  • 1991: Storytime
  • 1992: Raisin Toast
  • 1993: The Simpletons — from Southern Cross University
  • 1994: Hardware
  • 1995: Jebediah
  • 1996: 78 Saab
  • 1997: Eskimo Joe
  • 1998: Big Wally
  • 1999: Chenlab — from Southern Cross University
  • 2000: Couchgrinder
  • 2001: Ungkas
  • 2002: Proem — from Southern Cross University
  • 2003: Transport
  • 2004: The Vasco Era
  • 2005: The Preytells
  • 2006: The Embers
  • 2007: Will Stoker and the Embers
  • 2008: Rubycon
  • 2009: The Downstairs Mix-Up — from Southern Cross University
  • 2010: Caballeros
  • 2011: Runner
  • 2012: Walking With Thieves
  • 2013: The Orchard
  • 2014: Parkside Orchestra — from Southern Cross University
  • 2015: Nocturnal Tapes — from Southern Cross University
  • 2016: Moaning Lisa
  • 2017: Jones The Cat

Let’s show Unisounds and the country what amazing talent we have here at Southern Cross University in 2018!