Needle in the Hay is a bi-annual competition and event run by Happy Mag which champions and empowers emerging Australian bands and musicians at a time in their careers when they need it most.
Simply submit your released or unreleased single along with your band / project name to go in the running to win a 250 x vinyl pressing from the legends at Zenith records, plus a slew of other prizes from JMC Academy, Audio-Technica, KORG, IK Multimedia and more…
Pressed Vinyl + Video
250 copies of your single pressed on vinyl with full colour packaging + a high production live video recording of your single worth $5000 in total
Up to $2000 worth of studio gear from Audio-Technica Australia
A KORG MicroKorg synthesizer / vocoder worth $800
A $700 software bundle from IK Multimedia
6 x single mastering packs from Enmore Audio worth $200 each