A music program for those just starting out!
Plugged In is a program designed to uplift and empower women, trans and non-binary folks working in the Perth music scene. Aimed at musicians who are just starting out, this series of engagements will see you grow your confidence and comfort in the production and technical side of the music performance industry.
About Plugged In
Guided by the phenomenal Bec Price of PROJECT BEXX, six participants will experience a series of open sound-checks, performances, talks with sound technicians and artists, behind-the-scenes venue access, and technical learning opportunities.
Plugged In is being run with generous collaboration and support from WAM (West Australian Music) and WOMPP (Women of Music Production Perth).
Please note this program is open to women, non-binary folk, and trans or queer folk under 26 years of age. Priority will be given to applicants who are not currently accessing institutional training in music. If you are not sure whether this program is for you, get in touch and ask us.
Applications open: Wed 25 Oct, 2023
Applications due: Sun 10 Dec, 2023
Successful applicants notified: by Wed Dec 13, 2023
Schedule: There will be 1 – 2 engagements a week between 5 Feb and 10 March 2024, at various music and performance venues around Perth. Some of these engagements will be evenings, and some of these engagements will be during weekday business hours. Please take this into consideration when applying. Full schedule distributed with notification of success.
If you have any questions, please get in touch with [email protected]
About PROJECT BEXX
Bec Price is an electronic producer, instrumentalist, vocalist and DJ creating original work under the name PROJECT BEXX. She was awarded WAM'S Best Live Electronic Act 2021, WA Electronic Song of the Year Award in 2022, and has performed alongside some of Australia's biggest artists like Tame Impala, Peking Duk, Shockone & The Presets. Graduating with a BA in Performance Making from WAAPA in 2017, Bec is also heavily involved in theatre productions, from acting, stage management, directing, producing and PR/Marketing. More recently she has combined her passions of music and theatre -in sound design and tech production for live performance- with a repertoire of sound design for shows at WAAPA and Fringe World as well as working with companies like Pinpoint Theatre, Blank Space Productions, Abyss Co, Crash Theatre, Just Friends Theatre and more, with resounding commendations on the intricacy, thoughtfulness and energetic engineering of her sound and tech design. Bec is a creative multidisciplinary powerhouse, with a passion for sharing stories and creating memorable and moving experiences for all types of audience and productions.