Can't say how happy we are to have two of our songs nominated in the 2015 WAM Song of the Year. Thanks to all who have helped and supported us. Both songs Blind and No Sleep were engineered and produced by Michael Jelinek. No Sleep will be on the next EP. Follow us on Spotify.
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Cheers Matt, Josh, Chet and Ross
ALL WORTHWHILE OUT NOW
Check out our new single premiere106 with AAA Backstage
We are super excited to announce our next single Suits is being released on the 24th March. You can can get it from iTunes, Spotify, or through our website and if you attend our launch show we will have a limited number of CDs available.
Featuring an epic selection of 80+ acts, plus the return of the Block Party and PICA Amphitheatre All Ages Stage, this year’s Saturday Spectacular (part of WAMFest presented by Drug Aware) will once again prove to be WA’s biggest and most diverse, completely FREEcelebration of live, original, homegrown music. Mixing certifiable gold class acts with the hottest up’n’comers across countless genres, this year’s Saturday Spectacular provides testament to WA being one of the world’s most exciting hotbeds for musical talent.
Get ready to feast your ears on a smorgasbord of musical offerings from 4pm – late across 11 venues, including the Wilson Roe St. Car Park (Block Party), PICA Amphitheatre (Perth Cultural Centre – ALL AGES), Badlands Bar, The Bird, The Boston, Ezra Pound, Hen House Live, Jimmy’s Den, The Moon, Mustang Bar and Universal Bar. The ultimate event for music lovers!
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1589460191359404/
We've made it to the top 10 out of 217 bands.
Hope you can join us at the semi-final #2, that will see two of these bands go through to the grand final.
Proud to announce that we made the short-list of 32 bands out of 217 entries to The Big Splash Band Comp 2016. We are playing in Heat #5 at Mojos Bar on 21st July with The Limbs, Lucy Peach, Crystal Moth.
We have two main support shows coming up over the next two months. The first is this Friday where we join The Love Junkies, with Uncle Jeffrey and MOTH, at The Garage in Osborne Park, as part of their Nobody single tour. This is the only All Ages show of the tour.
Check out their latest release here
Next month we support The High Learys at the YMCA HQ Leederville. This is the only All Ages show of their nationwide tour.
Check out the video to their track Cabinet
We received two nominations for Blind and No Sleep, thanks to WAM and the judges. Click image for all the nominations in The Music.
See Event Page for more details.
Get your tickets HERE
Thanks heaps to everyone who voted and for the support of hosts Sandy and Will throughout 2015.
Congratulations to all the other acts voted in to the top 20.
See you at Mojos on 19th Nov!
Matt, Josh, Chet & Ross.
FIGUREHEAD Release Debut Single "BLIND", click to play
Next week! Friday July 31 at the Rosemount Hotel catch the catch the FIRST semi-final. Competing for the chance to play the Grand Final and ultimately 10k prize are alt rockers Verge Collection, the ultimate in cool tongue in cheek performers Cool Band, the band whose name says it all Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, post-punk but with good poems Shit Narnia and Wild Card taker-outers the magical, psychedelic pop outfit Apollo's Son.
The Grand Final will be at the Rosemount Hotel on August 14th.
"Second wild card selected by The Big Splash panel from the entire set of Heats 1 through to 8, much to many contributors to this very page's relief, was the super talented Figurehead." The Big Splash
These are the final 32:
Agamous Betty, Apollo's Son, Beach Aunty, Black River Ransom, Bliss in Berlin, Bri Clark, Cool Band, Elli Schoen, Etéana, Figurehead, Flighflow, FOAM, Galloping Foxleys, Good Try, Hindley, Hip Priest, Jacob Diamond, CouldBeat Jenako, Mister Wolf, MUGWUMP, Oakland (band), Psychedelic Porn Crumpets, Rag n' Bone, Shit Narnia, Divorce Party, The High Learys, The Methamphetaqueens, The Southwicks, The Wheelers of Oz, Valdaway, Verge Collection, and Visceral.
Uncle Jeffrey Figurehead Puzzle No Shortcut Home
Tickets on the door.
Marlinspike Figurehead Marmalade Mama Emily Selena
Tuesday 12th Jan $5 Doors at 8:00
THE LOVE JUNKIES
THE LOVE JUNKIES THE FUZZ TOADS SLY WITHERS FIGUREHEAD
ROCK SCHOLARS FESTIVUS 2015
PLAYING TIMES: 12:15pm – 12:35 Mitch, Hilton, Jamie, Archie 12:45 – 1:05 Sorry About Your Vinyl 1:15 – 1:35 Belgrade 1:45 – 2:05 Dylan, Marek, Paddy 2:15 – 2:35 Moth 2:45 – 3:10 SOMA 3:20 – 3:50pm Figurehead
Figurehead- WANNEROO SHOW
KINGSAWAY COMMUNITY BANK STAGE
Figurehead EP Launch All Ages
We are putting on this ALL AGES show for our EP launch: Uncle Jeffery SOMA Belgrade
Figurehead EP Launch
Come and join us for our EP launch with: Gunns Jacob Diamond Moist Oyster
Figurehead WAM Showcase
BAND PLAY TIME
Spire 9:15-9:45 Figurehead 8:20-9:00 Sydnee Carter 7:20-8:00 Isla 6:45-7:00 Ella E 6:15-6:30 Shannon 5:45-6:00 Carla 5:15-5:30
ENTRY: $10 or FREE to WAM Ticket Holders DOORS OPEN: 5:00 DOORS CLOSE: 10:00
Figurehead- The Norfolk Lanes Festival
Figurehead, Placid, Rogue State, Other TBA
The Big Splash Semi-Final
The Big Splash Band Comp continues for 2015 at Rosemount Hotel for the second of two semi-finals. With a long and winding road ahead - this is the beginning of a legendary path to glory, rock wonder and $10K. This event will feature the winners of heat 5,6,7 and 8 plus a wildcard
The High Learys Jacob Diamond The Southwicks FOAM Figurehead
Entry is $10 at the door
Figurehead Open Mic Showcase Gig The Rosemount. FREE ENTRY We are on from 8:30-9:00
see you there folks!
It's another edition of Cool Perth Night's all ages series! Cool ya jets guys, you're about to witness some extremely awesome bands so just act calm.
Figurehead The Acitones Tunnel Vision The Shallows
Entry is $8 on the door from 6pm
THE BIG SPLASH
The Big Splash Band Comp continues for 2015 at The Bird. With a long and winding road ahead - this is the beginning of a legendary path to glory, rock wonder and $10K. The four acts playing heat #4 for The Big Splash Band Comp 2015 are:
Agamous Betty Figurehead Shit Narnia The Methamphetaqueens
$6 at the door Age limit: 18+ or w/adult
Rock Scholars Showcase
$15 Age limit: 18+ or w/adult
LURCH & CHIEF- Breathe EP Tour
Ray Finkle main support, Figurehead opening.
Ticket only $10.20, or Ticket + Breathe Digital Bundle $15.29 Age limit: 18+ or w/adult