Wheatsheaf Hotel

George St Thebarton SA


FOOM 2019 Live Finalists

The Festival Of Original Music (FOOM) is a song competition encouraging the writing of new material to be showcased live and through the release of SCALA compilation albums or online downloads.
Congratulations to our Live Category Finalists who will be competing in our Grand Final this Thursday 26th September!

HEAT 1 (22/8/19)
Matthew Barker with ‘Trees have eyes’
Jenny Gregson with ‘Side Effects Song’
Sarah Straschko with ‘White Lies’
& People’s Choice winner Roy Kempster with ‘Push Rewind’

HEAT 2 (29/8/19)
Soul Trader with ‘Summer Sun’
Boyd Williams with ‘Just Like That’ (also the People’s Choice winner)
Melissa Preusker with ‘Standing’

HEAT 3 (5/9/19)
Maddy Coutts with ‘The Grey Divide’
Simon Molloy with ‘Sunlight and Little Dreams’
Nick West with ‘European City’
& People’s Choice winner Megan Isaacson with ‘Believe It’

HEAT 4 (12/9/19)
Matthew Bellamy with “Something I Believe In”
Lenin Marrón with “Cold Love”
Adrienne Lovelock with “The Lighthouse Keeper’s Wife” (also the People’s Choice winner)

HEAT 5 (19/9/19)
Andy Armstrong with ‘Drift’
Adrian Miller with ‘Build A Boat’
Sue Baker with ‘All Together’ (also the People’s Choice winner)


Click HERE for all the details regarding FOOM 2019. See more photos from each of our heats on our SCALA Facebook Page.

For any FOOM related queries please email foom@scala.org.au

FOOM Grand Final 2019

(Hurry – tickets are almost SOLD OUT!)


The grand final evening will be hosted at The Wheatsheaf (39 George Street, Thebarton) on Thursday 26th September, doors open at 7:30pm

***Please note that the FOOM 2019 Grand Final is a ticketed event.  Ticket link is available via the SCALA website.***

$15 entry for non-SCALA members

$8 for SCALA members