Welcome to Needle in the Hay
Needle in the Hay is an annual music competition hosted by Happy Mag. Each year thousands of artists enter and one winner takes home their tracks pressed to vinyl. In 2021, over $35,000 in runner-up prizes were also up for grabs.
With over 5,000 entries to date, Needle in the Hay is Australia’s largest independent music competition. Previous winners and finalists include Spacey Jane, Maple Glider, Tones and I, Kardajala Kirridarra, IV League, and many more.
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