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ABC relaunches Australian music show The Sound for season three

In exciting news today, Mushroom Group is delighted to announce a highly regarded Australian music program The sound will be back at ABC in November!

Celebrating some of our best musical talent since launching in 2020, The sound Season 3 will begin on Sunday, November 7 at 5:30 p.m. (local time). Viewers can watch The sound on ABC TV every Sunday afternoon or catch the latest episodes via ABC iview.

During seasons 1 and 2, The sound has been widely adopted by the music industry, media and viewers. An impressive 165 artists were filmed with world-class production values, performances captured in 149 unique and spectacular locations and locations across the country… expect more in November!

Produced by Mushroom Studios and with artist lineup and episode details soon to be revealed, Season 3 will continue to highlight the vast array of talent within our industry, as artists perform to audiences every hour. prime time on our national broadcaster.

Matt Gudinski, Managing Director of Mushroom Group, said: “Providing artists with a platform to perform on a national stage from the comfort of viewers’ homes has been a remarkable achievement for The sound. The third season promises incredible up-and-coming local talent as well as well-known big names. As with previous seasons, everything will be presented via world-class production.

ABC’s Head of Music and Creative Development Meagan Loader said, “We can’t wait to share another season of The sound with Australian audiences who love ABC music in November, as part of Ausmusic Month. In 2021, ABC’s national radio and television networks will bring more local music to more fans across the country than any other broadcaster. We are excited to continue supporting the industry in 2022 and reconnecting our audiences to live musical performances – there is no such thing. ‘

It’s been 19 months since COVID-19 decimated Australia’s live entertainment industry by $ 36.4 billion. Launched in July 2020 and created by the late and legendary Michael Gudinski, The soundThe purpose of is clear: to introduce Australian artists to a national audience and to help create a much needed sense of community.

“This is Australian music,” Gudinski said Billboard in September 2020. “I learned that you have to turn something negative into something positive.”

Tune in to The sound Ausmusic Season 3 kicks off this Month – kicks off Sunday November 7 at 5:30 p.m. on ABC TV and ABC iview.