61 albums have been announced for the 12th Australian Music Prize after the most ever submitted albums in AMP history (364!), we’re excited to see Dorsal Fins, friendships, Gabriella Cohen, Jarrow, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard and Teeth & Tongue amongst the longlist!
See the full list of artists here.
The Shortlist, made up of nine albums, will be announced on January 18 with the winner to be announced in March 2017 and awarded $30,000 in prize money courtesy of PPCA.
In 2015, 56 albums were longlisted for the 11th AMP with Courtney Barnett declared the winner for her album Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit.