The WAMFest announcements are coming in thick and fast, with the organisers adding a stack of artists to next month’s festival after some massive WAMAwards news overnight.
The annual celebration of WA music will take place next month, with 52 new artists joining the 147 acts confirmed in recent months, all of which will take over venues across the state on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 November.
Alex Elbery, ASKYA, Chidi Okpechi, Chisenga, Delilah Rose & The Gunslingers, Destiny Praise Team, DJ SILENCE, Dulcie, Elwyn, G*Rey, Jamie Mykaela, Jenny Gaunt, Julian Webb, Kol Nafshi, Kris Nelson, Latehorse, Lincoln Mackinnon & The Wrecking Train, Lydia Schubert, Mac The Comedy Computer, Meredith Whittle, Mitchel Martin, Old Blood, Pimps Of Sound, Ryan Edmond, Sarmecb, Skulka, Soma, Soukouss Internationale, Still Worship Band, Tomás Ford, Wayward Johnson & The Adjustment, Wisdom2th, Ze Rebelle
Cossio/Caratti/Symczycz, Duende Indalo, Filth Goddess, Flyball Gov'nor, Fraeya, Gospel Extravaganza, Kate Pass Kohesia Ensemble, Navana, nyanda j, Praashekh Quartet, Providence Gospel Choir, Racoo, Raksha, Salary, Soft West, TASHI, The Joyful Noise Choir, The Zagoria Trio, Zoe Ryan
Always expanding its reach, the party will get started a week early this year, with the City of Vincent hosting a free WAMFest Live North Perth party on Sunday 28 October centred around Rosemount Hotel with Superego, Carla Geneve and more after the festival visits regional areas Margaret River, Mandurah and Albany from 18 – 20 October with the likes of Blue Child Collective, MATA and Kris Nelson.
Check out the WAMFest website for all the details.