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WAM Song of the Year Sponsors Are Making This Year’s Comp The Biggest Yet!

5 Feb


Song Of The Year is now open for entries, and it returns bigger and better than ever, offering a prize pool valued at more than $45,000.

An epic prize pool of this size would simply not be possible without the support of our program sponsors and partners. Please join us in putting your hands together in thanking:

Major Partner: APRA AMCOS

Associate Partners: City of Fremantle, Sorrento Strategic Music

Category Sponsors: Badlands Bar, Clancy’s Fremantle, Cool Perth Nights/Mojos Bar, Country Music Club of Boyup Brook, Freo Social Hall, Nannup Music Festival

Grand Prize Sponsors: Debaser Studio, Audiofly, Comes With Fries, Cool Perth Nights, Diskbank, Firestarter Distribution, Happy Mag, Headphonic, Perfect Pitch Publishing, Rhubarb Records/XVinylX, RØDE Microphones, RTRFM, Spotify

Studio Sponsors: Artisan Music, Blackbird Sound Studio, Blondel Recording Studios, Crank Recording, Fremantle Recording Studios, Pavement Studios, Poons Head Studios, Shake Down Studio, Shanghai Twang Studios, Sonic Lolly, Soundbaker Studios, Sumo Sound Studios, Templeman Audio, Tone City Recording Studio, Underground Studios, Vision Studios


These important and valuable businesses and organisations time and again provide their generous support to this great competition, allowing us to offer up such an incredible prize pool for West Australian songwriters.

With entries now closing 11:59 pm Thursday 15 February, the final deadline for this year’s WAM Song of the Year competition is coming up fast. For your chance to win big and gain valuable industry exposure for your work, don’t let this opportunity pass you by – enter online now.

There is an impressive $45,000 worth of prizes to be won across 16 categories, covering all ages, levels and genres. All category winners will walk away with $500 cash, studio time with WA’s best, WAMCon passes, and more – as well as a chance to take out the massive grand prize package (more info here).

The 16 categories will honour gifted WA songwriters from all genres such as Blues/Roots, Country, Electronic, Experimental, Folk, Jazz, Metal/Heavy, Punk/Hardcore, Pop, Rock, Urban/Hip Hop and World, plus extra categories for Schools (14 Years & Under), Schools (15-17), Outstanding Indigenous and Outstanding Regional.

For more information on WAM Song Of The Year 2017/18 click here.

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

WAM is supported by the State Government through the Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries and Lottery West, and is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.