This Is the Place for a Song
|This Is the Place for a Song|
|Compilation album by |
|Label||The Herald and Weekly Times|
This Is the Place for a Song or This Is the Place for a Song: A Melbourne Celebration of World Music is a compilation album by various Australian artists, released in May 2005. It consists of 14 cover versions of Melbourne-associated tracks in different styles, with some in different languages. The album was organised by Paul Stewart and Gil Santos (from the Dili Allstars) and it was created to raise awareness of Melbourne's Immigration Museum and was sponsored by the Victorian Multicultural Commission with a grant of $10,000. At the ARIA Music Awards of 2005 it received a nomination for Best World Music Album.
- Herald and Weekly Times (2005), This is the place for a song: a Melbourne celebration of world music, Herald & Weekly Times, retrieved 2 December 2018
- Steward, Paul (22 May 2005), "Music brings us together", Sunday Herald Sun
- Dwyer, Michael (18 June 2005), "CD", The Age
- Donovan, Patrick (20 May 2005), "Shelter in a foreign Cave", The Age
- "Culture covered", Sunday Telegraph, 29 May 2005
- "Multicultural Festivals and Grants (Appendix 1E)" (PDF). Annual Report 2005-06. Victorian Multicultural Commission. p. 6. Retrieved 2 December 2018.
- Kroslakova, Katarina (23 October 2005), "Fine arts", The Sun-Herald