It’s almost time to announce the full list of nominees for the 13th Australian Music Prize and to celebrate AMP are throwing a massive party.
The free event is set to take place next Friday where more than 40 additional ripper Aussie albums will be announced on the longlist for the game-changing $30,000 prize.
Previously announced nominees Cable Ties, Tornado Wallace and Beaches are set to perform on the night, as well as past AMP winners Remi & Sensible J and Big Scary.
There will also be a special appearance from Hoodoo Guru’s member and Chairperson of 2017’s judging panel, Dave Faulkner.
You can check out the albums already on the longlist below.
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the longlist of the 13th amp, announced so far
Beaches — Second Of Spring
Birdz — Train Of Thought
Cable Ties — Cable Ties
EWAH & The Vision Of Paradise — Everything Fades To Blue
Gretta Ziller — Queen Of Boomtown
Jen Cloher — Jen Cloher
The Creases — Tremolow
The Underground Lovers — Staring At You Staring At Me
The Vampires — The Vampires Meet Lionel Loueke
Tornado Wallace — Lonely Planet
The National Hotel, Richmond
Berry Showground, Berry
Forum Theatre, Melbourne
Northcote Social Club, Northcote
NYE On The Hill, Loch Village
Birrarung Marr, Melbourne
Victorian College of the Arts (VCA), Southbank
Harts Mill, Port Adelaide
Footscray Community Arts Centre, Footscray
Sydney College Of The Arts, Lilyfield
Brisbane Showgrounds, Bowen Hills
Esplanade Reserve, Fremantle
Mt Penang Gardens, Kariong
Taronga Zoo, Mosman
Supernatural Amphitheatre, Mt Mercer
Our Friends Farm, Tallarook