The South Australian Music (SAM) Awards, with support from the State Government, will be hosted by musician, media personality and double j radio host, Henry Wagons. The 2017 event, for which tickets are now on sale, will be held at the newly developed Thebby Lane (Thebarton Theatre), on Thursday 9th November.

Event MC Henry Wagons will bring his swagger and charm to guide Adelaide’s music industry through a long and sweaty roller coaster ride of celebration featuring 29 award presentations, 5 live performances, DJs, a feast under the stars in Thebby Lane and a rollicking 6-tap trailer of local craft beer courtesy of Little Bang Brewing Co.

MC Henry Wagons quote:
“I’m really looking forward to a fantastic night, knitting together these 29 awards into one gargantuan celebration of South Australia’s finest!! It’ll be a night of nights… Bring it on!”

Music SA General Manager Lisa Bishop quote:
“The SAM Awards are the music industry’s night of nights and Music SA’s plan to up the ante in 2017 will guarantee the best of rollicking times and an unprecedented quality event. Get your tickets fast and lock the 9th November in your diary now”.

Public voting for the genre award categories is now open via and will remain open until August 31, with all winners to be announced at the SAM Awards on Thursday November 9, at Thebby Lane (Thebarton Theatre). Thebby Lane is the newly established boutique ‘venue within a venue’. Offering its own laneway entrance off Danby Street car park, Thebby Lane sees the audience enter straight into the heart of The Thebarton Theatre, utilising this beloved historic venue in a more intimate setting.

Earlybird tickets for the 2017 SAM awards are now available at $60 +bf and all tickets include food and drinks. Earlybird tickets are only available until Friday September 1, after which ticket prices will increase to their full price of $75.

Grab your tickets here>