Alison Avron is a singer and songwriter most known for creating and running the very intimate, 40 capacity BYO music venue, The Newsagency, located in Marrickville NSW.
In 2014, she was nominated for Marrickville Council Citizen of the Year for providing cultural services to the community and Best Sydney Venue in the inaugral AU Review Awards.
As a singer, Alison has been a finalist for the Generations in Jazz Vocal Scholarship and has performed with the likes of Mahalia Barnes, Monsieur Camembert and even the legendary Kamahl. She has recorded 2 EP's and a live album and more recently, travelled to New York to work with multi-platinum award winning producer, Philip Jimenez (Wheatus) on her debut studio album, Tiny Little Universe.
Alison Avron is an active, passionate and enthusiastic supporter of the Australian independent arts scene.