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Oscar Dawson


Oscar Dawson is a producer, composer, songwriter and musician, based in Melbourne, Australia.

Oscar is a founding member of the band HOLY HOLY, which he still writes for, and performs in, and has collaborated as a session musician with projects such as Pez, Seth Sentry, Thelma Plum, MPhazes, Grey Ghost, Matik and Cash For Gold.

Oscar also composes for film and TV projects. His work on the short film Belle De Jour won best music at the 2013 Berlin Fashion Film Festival, and his work on the film Swim was nominated in the best music category at the 2013 St Kilda Film Festival. He also worked on the short We Keep On Dancing, winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 2014 Palm Springs Film Festival, as well as the film A Great Man, directed by brother Joshua Dawson.

Oscar’s most recent producer credits include Holy Holy’s My Own Pool Of Light (2019), The Vanns’ Through The Walls (2019), Bec Sandridge’s Try + Save Me (2019), Ali Barter’s Hello I’m Doing My Best (2010), and singles from MID City, Busby Marou, and San Mei.


Fergus James – ‘Mistakes’ (Co-Writer)
The Vanns – ‘Mother’ (Co-Writer, Producer)
Ali Barter – ‘Backseat’ (Co-Writer, Producer)
Holy Holy – ‘Faces’ (Co-Writer, Producer)
Samsaruh – ‘I Am A Woman’ (Co-Writer, Producer)
Joyride – ‘Blue Batmans’ (Co-Writer, Producer & Mixer)
Bec Sandridge – ‘Animal’ (Producer & Mixer)
Busby Marou – ‘Sounds Of Summer’ (Producer & Mixer)
Eliza & The Delusionals – ‘Jackie’ (Producer & Mixer)
San Mei – ‘Wonder’ (Producer & Mixer)
British India – ‘Precious’ (Producer & Mixer)
Alex Lahey – ‘Don’t Be So Hard On Yourself’ (Mixer)
Didirri – ‘Raw Stuff’ (Co-Writer)

Check out Oscar’s highlights on Spotify here.


Holy Holy unveil third studio album My Own Pool of Light

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Holy Holy announce new album My Own Pool of Light and Australian Tour

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Oscar Dawson and Will Cuming finalists in the Vanda and Young Songwriting Competition

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Native Tongue writers score place in Triple J Hottest 100 list

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Holy Holy unveil sophomore album PAINT

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