WAM realises that recognition is important to help artists forge a career, so have a number of award systems in place to help WA artists get ahead.


As part of the 2015 WAM Festival presented by Alcohol. Think Again, leading WA acts, industry leaders and VIPs packed out the 2015 WA Music Awards, presented by TheMusic.com.au. Celebrating Western Australia’s musical depth, the annual prestigious dose of local love was administered in style at Jack Rabbit Slim’s.

Excluding related Craft category wins, the world-conquering Tame Impala chalked up 4 wins out of their 6 nominations, leading the pack by taking out Best Album, Most Popular Act, Most Popular Live Act and Most Popular Music Video. Other multi-award winning acts on the night included Tired Lion (Best Rock Act and Best EP), Methyl Ethel (Best Pop Act and Best Single) and KUČKA (Best Electronic Act and Best Experimental Act), all with two awards apiece.

For the full list of the 2015 WA Music Awards winners…





2014 WA Music Awards winners here.


2013 WA Music Awards winners here.


Photo by Jarrad Seng www.jarradseng.com

Tame Impala by Jarrad Seng