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#WAMFEST ► THE Essential Guide to maximising your good times THIS WEEKEND!

3 Nov

►►► WAMAWARDS ►►►
WINNERS & WHERE TO CATCH THEM

Last night, as part of the 2017 WAMFest presented by Drug Aware, leading WA acts, industry heavyweights and VIPs packed out the sold-out WAMAwards Party. Celebrating Western Australia’s musical depth in red carpet style, the annual prestigious dose of local love was administered at Gate One Theatre at the Claremont Showgrounds.

Winners…

WINNING WAMFESTERS

Providing plenty of opportunities for music lovers to wrap their ears around some WAMAwards-topping sounds, a number of the winners will be playing WAMFest LIVE this weekend, including:

LIVE FRIDAY SHOWCASES:

Nerve Quakes (Best Punk/Hardcore Act)
Grace Barbé (Best World Music Act)

LIVE SATURDAY
(ALL VENUES FREE ENTRY):

Stella Donnelly (Best EP, Best Folk Act, Best Single, Best Female Vocalist and Most Popular New Act)
Ziggy Ramo (Best Hip Hop Act and Best Indigenous Act)
Sara McPherson from RAG N’ BONE (Best Bassist)
Axel Carrington from RAG N’ Bone (Best Guitarist)
The Little Lord Street Band (Best Country Act)
Tobacco Rat (Best Electronic Act (Live))

MULTIPLE SHOWS:

Old Blood (Best Blues/Roots Act) on Friday and Saturday
Carla Geneve (Best Regional Act) on Friday, Saturday and Sunday

►►► PARTY ADVICE ►►►

FROM THOSE IN THE KNOW, PILERATS

►►► TONIGHT ►►►

+ ADD TO YOUR CALENDAR!

 

►►►TOMORROW ►►►

1 EPIC LOT PARTY DEBUT


Within the 55+ events in the freshly dropped WAMFest program is the debut of the FREE ENTRY #LotParty, currently being transformed into the perfect party platform for THIS COMING SATURDAY
INCL.
► Double outdoor stages
► 15 acts + DJs 
► Approx 2,000 people capacity, including all ages and licensed areas with pop-up bars ‍‍
► Food truck action
► Midday – 11pm
► PLUS….. FREE ENTRY!

Taking over the Lot 10 South space for the first time (between the Horseshoe Bridge and the new Perth Busport on Wellington St) it’s part of WAMFest presented by #DrugAware, proudly supported by City of Perth & Lotterywest

AS PART OF THE ALL FREE SATURDAY LIVE

► So many times… So many acts… So many venues… So free…


►►► THIS SUNDAY ►►►

►►►LISTEN ►►►

TO A HEAP OF #WAMFEST ACTS ON KISS MY WAMI

TO A #WAMFEST SPOTIFY PLAYLIST

►►► KISS MY CAMERA  ►►►

WINNERS & PREVIEW OF FREE MRA EXHIBITIONS IN PERTH CULTURAL CENTRE, NORTHBRIDGE PIAZZA & THE BIRD

4 DAYS OF PERFECT WEATHER

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#WAMFEST ►
FULL PROGRAM FOR THIS WEEKEND

The award-winning and record-breaking WAMFest presented by Drug Aware kicks off TONIGHT, bigger and bolder than ever. With nearly 15,000 people attending last year, it’s looking like claiming the mantle as one of the biggest all-local music festivals in the world!

Filling the program pages with possibilities for punters to discover their new fave act and celebrate WA’s rich, diverse music scenes, the stats don’t lie…

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HUGE THANKS TO OUR PARTNERS FOR CHAMPIONING
WA MUSIC SO FINELY!!!!!!

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.