Victorian Music Development Office (VMDO) is focussed on supporting the Victorian contemporary music industry. VMDO equips micro to medium businesses and mid-career to established professionals with the resources and skills that will ensure music businesses continue to grow and prosper.
Victorian Music Businesses
Melbourne – The Music Capital of Australia
A Music Victoria study finds Melbourne hosts 62,000 live concerts annually, making it one of the live music capitals of the world. Victoria is host to more than three times the live performance national average, making it the live music capital of the country.
Music in Exile
Music in Exile is a social enterprise aimed at increasing access to resources and building professional networks for artists from a refugee, asylum seeker, migrant or diaspora background working in the Australian music industry.
UNIFIED Music Group is a globally renowned multi-service music company. Formed in Melbourne, Australia, UNIFIED provides a range of services including artist management, recorded music, publishing, live events and merchandise to a diverse roster of local and international artists.
The VMDO provides support directly to the Victorian music industry’s many businesses. We assist Victoria’s small and micro music businesses in reaching their full potential through research, professional development, and more, ensuring a vibrant, thriving music industry for all to enjoy.