JMC is immensely proud to announce the return of our crazy opportunity to perform at Laneway '24. Exclusive to one of our beloved students or alumni.

The competition has now closed

Entries are now open to ALL JMC solo artists and bands who dream of gracing the Laneway stage. The winning act will be chosen by a team of experts from both JMC and Laneway, before being fast tracked onto the festival bill. Fancy rubbing shoulders with the likes of Stormzy, Steve Lacy or Dominic Fike? This is your chance!


You/your band to perform at Laneway Festival '24 in Sydney on 4th February 2024.

Get billed as an artist on the Laneway line-up for Sydney

Promotion on the Sydney page of the Laneway website

Access to standard festival backline and production

Accommodation for interstate winner/s

Access to festival green room

Receive standard festival hospitality rider



This competition is open to JMC Music (Songwriting, Performance, Music Production) students and alumni only.

Note: If you're in a band, not all members are required to study or have studied at JMC.


You must submit

  • 2 audio tracks
  • 1 performance video or clip
  • A short description explaining who you/your band are
  • Why you think you should receive this opportunity to play at Laneway Festival '24

Good to know

  • The winner(s) will be drawn 15th December 2023
  • The winner(s) must be available for promotional activity with JMC
  • See T&C's for selection criteria and full entry requirements

Submit Your Entry

Entries have now closed - good luck!