What the demise of Big Day Out means for the Australian music industry Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Curating and creating with light We speak to the artists behind new commissions for Glow Winter Arts Festival in the City of Stonnington about what it’s like to create with light. The future of festivals Fragmenting audiences, decolonisation, and arts centres muscling in on their territory: what do the coming years hold for our arts festivals and how will they evolve? Heart of Gold International Film Festival Are you ready to discover short film this October? Fringe advocacy should not be taken for granted (locked) A recent ArtsHub feature called Fringe Festivals 'the arts world's version of a pyramid marketing scheme'. Here, a Fringe Festival Director responds to that criticism. (Premium content) Premium content Ben Eltham Wednesday 23 July, 2014 The cancellation of the 2015 Big Day Out does not mean the rest of the music industry is in crisis. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Subscribe Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder in the arts industry Post, manage and monitor your social media campaigns using our extensive social media toolkit Promote yourself and your career to the largest arts community in Australia by uploading your professional profile Access thousands of subscriber-only features, articles and guides Take advantage of exclusive ticket giveaways, offers and competitions Save hundreds of Dollars every year on cinema tickets, magazines, books, travel, shopping and more with the Member Rewards scheme ... and much, much more. Subscribe Now and be part of the Australian arts community Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Ben Eltham is ArtsHub's industry columnist.