Peter Bayliss
PO Box 374 Woden ACT 2606
0418 458 457

First Base Music

First Base Music provides a range of services to musicians and songwriters and aims to: • Enable artists to be well informed and be able to fulfil their potential, and develop their careers as their skills and knowledge develop. • Encourage artists to be strategic about giving away their music for promotion while maintaining their rights, selling their music online and champion anti-piracy. • Support artists and the wider community by re-investing income into ethical, worthwhile organisations and artists.
Business Type: 
Artist Manager
Secondary business type: 
What type of business do you provide: 
• Having your music promoted directly to the Australian and international music industry , as well as to music supervisors for inclusion in movies/television shows/ads etc in Australia, the US and UK • Having your music available for sale online (both digital download and cd shipment) via the site and through third party providers including i-Tunes, Amazon mp3, Grooveshark and more. • Regular networking, information sessions and showcasing/gigging opportunities • Discounts on a substantial range of things including instruments, accommodation, recording studios and transport. • Access to all industry interviews and information including guides on roles within the industry, a calendar of competitions/conferences/showcase opportunities/festivals etc, "how to" guides, grant information, interviews, live industry Q&As and more. • Access to our every growing resources listing with links to over 400 individual industry resources including publishers (50), print media, booking agents (50), record labels (130), rehearsal spaces (25), recording/mastering studios (90), cd manufacturing & distribution (20), industry and government bodies • Share your ideas, problems, solutions with other artists via our online forum and live chat facility
Do you have a speciality: 
Artist Management Career Development Planning & Budgeting for releases, tours etc
Career highlights: 
The crew at First Base Music have over 40 years experience in the music industry with roles including performing, song-writing, artist management, promotion, booking agent, and record label. They have and continue to work with a diverse range of artists including David Knopfler (Dire Straits), Bob Dylan, Usher, Hugh Cornwell (The Stranglers), Jah Rule, David McCormack (Custard), The Devoted Few, The Panda Band, Paul Greene, Rob Hirst (Midnight Oil), Greg Arnold (Things of Stone and Wood), and Stella One Eleven.