• The Festival of Original Music (FOOM) has commenced!!!

    Be a part of the FOOM song competition live heats each Thursday in August at The Wheatsheaf Hotel

    Live Performance Heat 1

    Thursday 3 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the first round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 2

    Thursday 10 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the second round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 3

    Thursday 17 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the third round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 4

    Thursday 24 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the fourth round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    Live Performance Heat 5

    Thursday 31 August 2017

    This night will celebrate the fifth and final round of our FOOM Live Performance heats. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel to listen to the songs that will compete for a spot in the FOOM Grand Final in September 2017.

    2017 FOOM GRAND FINAL

    Thursday 14 September 2017

    This night will feature all of the winners from the FOOM Live Performance heats. This is the best of the best. Come along to the Wheatsheaf Hotel for an evening of local, original music that will knock you out of your seat! 

  • Opportunities for songwriters, composers, & lyricists

    We'd love you to get involved!!!

    Photo by: Patrick Stapleton

    Do you want to play live?

    Opportunities To Play Live Original Music in Adelaide

    SCALA showcases original music live almost every week and has done since its foundation. SCALA's performance venue is a safe, friendly, warm environment where 'just starting' songwriters, composers and lyricists rub shoulders with professional original musicians. The venue is open to all who want to hear the newest original music and songs presented by its creators. Our current Adelaide venue is at The Wheatsheaf Hotel in Hindmarsh. To register your interest you will need to provide us with an electronic press kit. Click on the button below to download more information then email SCALA at scala@scala.org.au to register your interest.

    SCALA Songwriters Workshop Series

    Attend a workshop that is dedicated to supporting original songwriters

    Monthly songwriters workshops are held on the first Monday of every month. If you are interested in Songwriting and would like to discuss your songs, lyrics, music, if you would like to meet with other songwriters and discuss the aspects of songwriting, maybe find a collaborator or two or just hang out with some other people with songwriting interests then this event is for you

    Would you like to get some radio airplay?

    SCALA members are featured weekly during Arts Breakfast on Radio Adelaide

    'The world is full of creative people making, playing, writing, performing,

    and opening your senses to the colourful realms of imaginative possibility'

     

    SCALA members are featured guests each week and perform live in the studio for Radio Adelaide's 'Arts Breakfast' programme, aired on Saturday mornings at 9:30am (101.5 FM). Click the button below to request to play live on Radio Adelaide. Note: You will need to include a bio with a photo of your act, and a URL to your music.

    SCALA Compilation CD's Recording and Releases

    SCALA members have the opportunity to record and release their music

    Winners of the FOOM song competition and other selected tracks submitted by SCALA members are released annually on a SCALA CD. For a chance to be involved check out the FOOM competition by clicking on the button below.