We’ll cut the guitar chords and get straight to the chase—if any of your best mates have been getting up to some solid music gold these past few months, you need to be the Finneas to their Billie Eilish and put their name front and centre right now.
Basically, American Express is getting behind Australia’s music industry, in particular, our local music scene. There’s no doubt the coronavirus has been a serious spanner in the works for Australian music (dare we mention all the festivals, gigs and concerts that have been cancelled) but there’s a little silver lining you’re going to want to get around.
It’s called Nominate A Mate and it’s an open comp where you can, no surprise, nominate a mate of yours who has been doing something really awesome for music this year. If they get selected, they’ll receive a whopping $1500 and you, just for putting their name forward, could nab a $250 voucher.
Applications are open until 11:59pm, Sunday 13 September. Enter here.
We also caught up with Illy to get the lowdown on his lockdown beats, scope the interview here.
Image credit: Luis Morera