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State Of The Art Festival blows people away

4 Jun

State Of The Art Festival aka SOTA Fest put on by Celebrate WA in conjunction with WAM drew thousands of people to the main stages, as well as many more who soaked up the free local tunes from the acoustic free pop-up spots among Perth Cultural Centre. The review love has been flowing strongly, with critics having the below to say about SOTA Festival (click on media name to read full review):

“Nothing makes you grip your Emu Export tinnie with extra pride than catching a few dozen local bands flying the flag for WA music.”The West Australian

“Saturday saw the Perth Cultural Centre taken over by an amazing array of top local bands and eager punters, the latter keen to soak up a good 10 hours’ worth of the best noise WA has to offer.” X-Press Magazine

“The day truly was a huge success, and as a festival, WA should be feeling incredibly proud of what it has produced in terms of a musical spectacle.” The Music

“An outstanding festival, filling the day with amazing talent and a great sense of community.” The AU Review

“Showed off blues, electronic, rock, pop and everything in between in to showcase the wealth of talent that gushes from the veins of this state…Do yourself a favour and don’t miss next year’s.”Space Ship News

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Government of Western Australia Department of Culture and The Arts Australian Government

WAM is supported by the State Government through the Department of Culture and the Arts, and is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.