The Australian Music Alliance was conceived in 2018 by Australian entertainment lawyer Adam Burke, together with a group of Australian music professionals based in the United States. It is now a registered non-profit with four operational members, as well as an extensive advisory board comprised of experienced music industry luminaries, from both creative and business backgrounds. The AMA is committed to providing opportunities and resources for Australian music creators and industry looking to get a foothold in the United States. We aim to be "on the ground" support for Aussie acts and their teams establishing themselves in the world's most exciting and influential music market.  A connector, a place to land, and megaphone for our nation's talents.

The AMA's first event is "AMA Breakers" - a monthly live stream that exposes emerging Australian acts to US industry and fans.  Artists that are ready to break. Produced out of Los Angeles and supported by the Australian Consulate Los Angeles, AMA Breakers will help spotlight talent in a time when travel and live performances are next to impossible. 

With many other projects in the works, please join our social media or email list and stay tuned!

 

Adam Burke 
Executive Director and Founder
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Executive Director & Founder

Moving to LA in the mid 90's, Adam has broad experience in music industry law, business affairs and event production. 

ANDREW FURZE

Creative Director

VANESSA PICKEN

Digital Director

MARINA PICHE

Social Manager / Events Director

AMA Advisory Board

Ashley Irwin

Composer, President of Society of Lyricists and Composers

Bella Morris Clarke 

APRA-AMCOS appointee and US representative

Catherine Joy

Composer, Founder/CEO Joy Music House, and VP, Alliance for Women Film Composers

Colin Daniels

Managing Director, [PIAS] (America & Asia-Pacific) 

CEO, Inertia Music Australia

Daniel Nall

Artist Manager, Milk & Honey LA

Georgina McAvenna 

A&R executive, G Music

Jasper Leak

Musician and Music Supervisor 

Jennifer Fontaine

Artist Manager, Private Idaho

Jodie Regan

Artist Manager, Spinning Top Music

Justin Stanley

Music Producer

Liam Clifford

Owner Howlaround Entertainment Group

Matt Emsell

Artist Manager, Wonder Music Co.

Michael Harrison

Senior VP, AEG Global Touring

Nathan McLay

Label founder and manager, Future Classic

Sam Cook

Founder and CEO, KMBA Agency

Tony Buchen 

Music Producer/Composer.

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