The "Get Out Of Your Garage" stage is a place for anyone to perform their own original music. This can be bands, soloists, duos, whatever. If you have written a song then this is the place for you. Any age, any genre. We want to know who's out there!

This year we will be running the "Get our of your garage" on the Friday night, in order to give emerging artists better exposure.


2019 GOOYG Artists

The following artists are confirmed, and will be playing at the following times on Friday, April 12th

5:oopm   Cilantro (Armidale)
5:35pm   Joe Dabron (Tamworth)
6:10pm   Ayara (Glen Innes)
6:45pm  Keelan Butterick (Walcha)
7:25pm  The Briny Sea (Armidale)
8:15pm   Earth Device (Armidale)

Artist Application

Applications closed on the 1st March 2019.




Autumn temperatures range from a minimum of 4oC (overnight) to a maximum of 20oC (daytime) so please come well prepared with plenty of warm clothing.

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The festival is licensed so please don’t bring alcohol with you. Any prohibited items found will be confiscated and not returned.

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Backline and PA will be supplied. Backline is :

  • drum kit (4 peice – 12″,16″,22″,14″snr, 2xcrash, Ryde & hats, stool. Bring your own sticks. Can bring own cymbals.)
  • 1x400w bass amp with 4×10″
  • 1x vox ac30
  • 1x Marshall 100w combo
  • mics and stands
  • Direct Boxes (di) for acoustic guitars and keys.

You will need to bring your own instuments – eg Guitars/Keys/Bass

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The festival seeks to support and encourage original music, we only want to hear your songs.

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All band members should arrive at least 1hr before set. We would encourage all acts to be there for the whole event.

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All performers on the GOOYG stage will get free tickets into the festival on Saturday and camping on the Friday and Saturday night.

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Get out of your garage event will run on Friday night before the festival (12/4/19) from 5:00pm till 9:00pm

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The "Get Out Of Your Garage" stage will have a PA and backline that consists of 1 Drum Kit, 2 guitar amps, 1 bass amp and 4 vocal microphones. You will have a set time of approximately 30 minutes. Get practising!