Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival 2021
8 October 2021 - 10 October 2021
TICKETS ON SALE NOW
Back for it’s highly anticipated second year, Strings Attached: The West Australian Guitar Festival is bringing together Players, Makers and Enthusiasts of the stringed-persuasion for a weekend of guitar-fueled entertainment in Margaret River this October 8th-10th.
The 2021 Festival will feature live performances from some of Australia’s most prominent guitarists. But what really sets this event apart, is that festival-goers can immerse themselves in world of strings via workshops, masterclasses and Q&A’s with artists & luthiers, as well as well as demos and exhibitions.
Lovers of live music can expect everything from Blues to Roots, World to Jazz, Metal & Rock, Country, Classical and more, featuring players showcasing the magic of strings – be it electric or acoustic, bass or mandolin, banjo or ukulele and beyond.
Initial artist announcements for the 2021 festival include “Australia’s best roots music artisan” (Rolling Stone) Jeff Lang,
Aussie music royalty Josh Cunningham (The Waifs) & Felicity Urquhart (with 4 ARIA wins, 12 ARIA nominations and 13 Golden Guitars between them), WA Music’s reigning Best Bass Player Grace Barbé, fusing tropical beats with complex polyrhythmic bass lines, and 12-string fingerstyle shredder Jordan Mac.
Latest additions include: VDELLI | Moonlighter | Sassafras Trio | Charlie Mgee (Formidable Vegetable/Not Just Charlie) | Kristian Borring | Number Junky | Tracey Barnett | Helen Townsend & Shannon Smith | Chris Archee | Chip Hazard | Ashlea Reale & NY Slim … with plenty more to come!
First Release Weekend Passes have already SOLD OUT and Second Release Weekend Passes are ON SALE NOW. Day Passes and tickets to individual events will go on sale in August.
See www.stringsattachedfestival.com.au for more info.