Stompen Ground '92

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Stompen Ground '92

Stompen Ground '92, the Kimberley Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Festival, is being held in Broome over the September 5-6 weekend.

More than 40 different acts will take part. Participating will be Australia's top Aboriginal bands, including Yothu Yindi, Scrap Metal, Coloured Stone, Mixed Relations, Kev Carmody, Tiddas, Warumpi Band, John Albert Band and Fitzroy Express.

The program will also feature local dance groups, songs from the musical Bran Nue Dae, visual arts, crafts and the launch of a new book from Magabala Books, the Broome-based publishing house.

Stompen Ground '92 will be simulcast nationally live on ABC-TV, Triple J and ABC regional radio on Saturday, September 5, from 10.30 p.m. until dawn on Sunday.