My clients, Sydney band Stone Parade were announced winners on 15th May in the Rock Category at the 2012 MusicOz Awards.

This annual red carpet event celebrating the Australian independent music industry was held at the Sydney Opera House. The band were nominated in three categories including Best Video (Paranoia), Rock Category and Artist of the Year. This event is known as the unsigned ARIA’S.

In addition, Stone Parade performed two songs to a packed audience, their single ‘Paranoia’ and Black Dove White Heart’ taken from their current release ‘Stratosphere’.

The week climaxed with a sold out show at Lizottes, Dee Why. The famed venue operator, Brian Lizotte citing it was the largest crowd in a single night for Lizottes.

“Stone Parade returned to a record selling crowd here at Lizotte’s in Dee Why and had the joint jumping!!! Great energy packed show and a collection of multi talented musos. Cheers chaps, can’t wait to have you back!!!”
Brian Lizotte’

Stay tuned for a new Lizottes show going onsale very soon.

Meanwhile the boys are back into the studio bunkering down, writing a new batch of tunes due for release early 2013.

Photo credit: Mark Peterson