AmpFest 2012 received 79 applications from 71 acts, which is a record amount since the project was established in 2003.
A panel of judges have selected the top 15 acts who will perform across three heats in August. The four finalists will compete in the Final Showcase on Friday September 7 at the Regal Theatre and share in over $15,000 worth of prizes, including a Gibson Les Paul guitar courtesy of Zenith Music.
The finalists will join a rich history of AmpFest acts including Goodnight Tiger, Sisters Doll and 2005 runners up, Tame Impala.
All AmpFest events are free entry, all-ages, alcohol-free events.
Friday August 3 @ St Oswald’s Church Swanbourne
Bears & Dolls
Friday August 10 @ Brampton Park Butler
The Midnight Mules
Friday August 17 @ Alexandra Hall Mosman Park
From the Dunes
Late Night Satay
AmpFest is proudly sponsored by Healthway Drug Aware, Lotterywest and the councils of Claremont, Mosman Park, Subiaco, Wanneroo and Peppermint Grove.
Schools Alive / AmpFest
WAM The West Australian Music Industry Association Inc.