Another round of NITh prizes coming at you

In case you didn’t already have enough reasons to enter our Needle In The Hay vinyl competition, this ought to do the trick.

At Needle In The Hay (NITH), we’re all about giving rising talents a platform to showcase their music to industry honchos and a broader audience, not to mention the coveted vinyl treatment.

Thanks to our collaboration with esteemed publishers, studios, equipment purveyors, and a roster of media and music maestros, we’ve assembled the most impressive prize lineup in NITH history.


With a pool boasting over $30,000 worth of goodies, from vinyl pressing to top-notch recording gear and plug-in packages, this could be the boost your musical journey craves.

And if you thought that was the icing on the cake, think again. We’ve got even more prize partners lined up:

Baby Audio, the reigning champions of plugins, favoured by both the DIY bedroom maestros and heavy-hitting producers.

Fender, the guitar of guitars, need we say more?

Brixton, the threads that effortlessly blend style and creativity, designed for those who want to look good while making magic.

Grover Allman, bringing customised picks to the world since forever. And you know how we feel about that… picks are life.

So, how do you seize your shot at this bonanza? It’s a breeze – head over to the NITH entries page, share a streamable link to your music (released or unreleased), and handle the entry fee. Don’t let this opportunity slip through your fingers. Dive in and make your mark now!