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Winners of WAM Song of the Year 2021 revealed!

winners of wam song of the year 2021 revealed!
Following the much-anticipated live reveal at the sold-out Awards event, we’re proud to announce the winners of the 2021 WAM Song of the Year competition presented by Act Belong Commit. An exciting mix of emerging and established acts, the winning songwriters are a true...

March 2022 sees next iteration of WA Music Week

The inaugural WA Music Week, held in March 2021, was a triumphant success on all fronts! Engaged audiences, record numbers of artists showcased, and significant on-flowing commercial and employment benefits for the WA music community and its supporting industries. Our small team, together with...


Now is our moment. It’s time to soak up all the live music we’ve been missing. That incredible feeling of singing along to your favourite band in a crowd of thousands, arms around your mate under an open sky. It’s something that just doesn’t work...

WAM pitches for AFL Grand Final

WAM is deliriously excited the AFL Grand Final will be held at Optus Stadium.  It’s a golden opportunity to put WA music on centre stage, in front of a potential audience of 6.5 million viewers in Australia, and 30 million around the world, and something...

Launchpad: August 27 – September 9

We’re bringing you the latest edition of Launchpad, showcasing local launch events from Friday 27 August to Thursday 9 September! COZYWHEN Friday 27 August | WHERE Mojos, FremantleTICKETS Check Event | MORE INFO HERE BAD WEATHERWHEN Friday 27 August | WHERE Four5Nine, North PerthTICKETS $10 | MORE INFO HERE DIDION’S...

Song of the Year 2021 Awards Party less than one month away!

The search for WA’s best songwriters draws one step closer as the WAM Song of the Year 2021 presented by Act Belong Commit Awards Party is just around the corner on Wednesday 22 September! This year’s nominees for WA’s premier songwriting competition are in...

Branded launch free, online series – Music Matters Academy

Created by, with and for musicians and young industry professionals the Music Matters Academy is a free-to-attend online series of fireside chats, panels and workshops dedicated to the business of music. The 3 month programme offers a foundation to learn and upskill through mentorship,...

Launchpad: August 13 – August 26

We’re bringing you the latest edition of Launchpad, showcasing events from Friday 13 August to Thursday 26 August! THE LIGHT THE DARKWHEN Friday 13 August | WHERE Lynott’s Lounge, NorthbridgeTICKETS Check Event | MORE INFO HERE WILL UDALLWHEN Friday 13 August | WHERE Four5Nine, North PerthTICKETS $19.99 | MORE...

Support Act welcome additional $20m funding from Federal Government

Support Act has welcomed an additional $20 million in funding, announced by the Australian Government through the Office for the Arts today, to assist music industry and performing arts workers who are struggling due to the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest round of...

Our Soundtrack Our Stories | The Australian music industry’s call-to-arms

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Australian Records Industry Association (ARIA) have launched a new National initiative calling for a public commitment from media and business to increase the inclusion of diverse local artists in the commercial and mainstream landscape. We’re incredibly proud to stand behind the initiative to support...