After hundreds of entries, here are the final 12!
It is now up to YOU to vote for your favourite finalist who will compete in the Melbourne Music Bank Grand Final. Check out the entries and click on the links to vote.

With weekly prizes to be won including:
~ Tickets to see the final live at the Melbourne Recital Centre
~ iTunes vouchers
~ Free hot air balloon rides with MMB Ambassador, Ella Hooper

What have you got to lose?

 QUICK! You have until October 12!

MattWalters2014 FINALIST #1 –
 Matt Walters
Matt is a self-taught musician. His song Melbourne Goodbye was written on a flight to LA and talks about the need to travel yet sings for the love of his home, Melbourne.

Listen/vote HERE
Check him out on:

Facebook | Twitter | Website | YouTube


NY is a hip-hop artist and is part of the group TPDIB. His song Your City speaks about how Melbourne is better than “Your City”

Listen/vote HERE
Check TPDIB out on:

Facebook | YouTube

Selki (1)FINALIST #3 – Selki
Originally from Nimbin, NSW, this alternative/folk artist talks about her coming to the big city of Melbourne in her song, Hey Hey Hey and is said to be the song for everyone living in Melbourne.

Listen/vote HERE
Check out Selki on:

Facebook | Soundcloud 


FINALIST #4 – Rick Steward
100% self taught, Rick Steward’s song Follow Me is inspired by Melbourne as he talks about his time spent in the city longboarding, playing music and living free.

Listen/vote HERE
Check out Rick Steward on:

Facebook | Website | Bandcamp 

Heloise_pictureFINALIST #5 – Heloise

Growing up in Tasmania and singing to crowds at the age of 15, Heloise’s This is Home talks about her move to Melbourne and how she can now call this city home.

Listen/vote HERE
Check out Heloise on:

Facebook | Soundcloud | Twitter | YouTube

Under The Arch Port

FINALIST #6 – Under the Arch
A 3 piece band from the eastern suburbs of Victoria, Under the Arch’s song Free is inspired by everybody in Melbourne who can be free no matter who they are

Listen/vote HERE
Check out Under the Arch on:

Facebook | YouTube

FINALIST #7 – Alex Brittan
artist-13Singer, piano player, self taught guitarist and ukelele player,
Technicolour, the latest song from Perth born Alex Brittan talks about why he is living and staying in Melbourne.

Listen/vote HERE
Check out Alex Brittan on:

Facebook | YouTube


FINALIST #8 – Richard Cashion
A guitarist and vocalist from Tasmania, After Dawn is about losing yourself in the moment and enjoying life in the city of Melbourne and this was inspired after Richard’s first summer in the city.

Listen/vote HERE

artist-09FINALIST #9 – Davies West
Comprised of father daughter duo, Ross and Alex and friends Ace and Callum, Home was written by Alex when her sister travelled overseas.

Listen/vote HERE

Check out Davies West on:
Facebook | Soundcloud


FINALIST #10 – This Public Life
Singer/songwriter James Pollock wrote Born Again about his love for his home, Melbourne, after returning from living in the UK for 3 years.

Listen/vote HERE

Check out This Public Life on:
Facebook Website | Twitter | Instagram

Boyeur Shot

FINALIST #11 –  Boyeur 
Tim Ischia and Hugh Middleton, which equal Boyeur are both professional musicians here in Melbourne. Their song Southern Sky is about the hustle and bustle of our city and the beauty within our community.

Listen/vote HERE

Check out Boyeur on:
Facebook Website | Twitter | Instagram

FINALIST #12 –  The Lion
An instrumental piece, Urban Jungle inspired by the sounds of the city, the people, the cars and the music of Melbourne in the night.

Photo 21-08-2014 3 17 56 pm_The LionListen/vote HERE

Check out The Lion on:
Facebook Website | Soundcloud| Instagram

The Real Songwriters of Melbourne is proud to support the Bank of Melbourne’s Melbourne Music Bank.

Leave a Reply