Gallery: What went down at the 2022 FBi SMAC Awards

Check out some snaps from the 2022 FBi Sydney Music, Arts & Culture awards.

Presenting our 2022 FBi SMAC Award Winners!

We are proud to announce the winners in the 2022 FBi Sydney Music, Arts & Culture (SMAC) Awards. Thousands had their say in the publicly voted awards recognising the musicians, artists, performers, eateries and events that left their mark on Sydney in 2022. 

Utility on his SMACS Fest set and developing emerging talent

The enigmatic Utility stopped by FBi to chat with Dan and Naz on Up For It! ahead of his performance at FBi’s SMACS Fest next Friday to talk about recording with Snoee Badman and extending his set at SMACS Fest.

Presenting our 2021 FBi SMAC Award Winners!

The votes are in: here’s who you thought Sydney music, arts and/or cultured the best in 2021.

FBi SMAC Awards 2020: DOBBY on ‘I Can’t Breathe (feat. Barkaa)’

SMAC winner DOBBY reflects on the process of creating one of the most memorable & impactful videos of 2020.

FBi SMAC Awards 2020: Ziggy Ramo on ‘Black Thoughts’

Ambitious, multifaceted and full of pride, your 2020 Record of the Year ‘Black Thoughts’ is a must-listen.

FBi SMAC Awards 2020: Ziggy Ramo performs ‘April 25th’

The 2020 Song of the Year uncompromisingly demands attention, respect and ultimately, understanding.

FBi SMAC Awards 2020: Barkaa performs ‘For My Tittas’

Watch your official 2020 Next Big Thing doing her thing!

FBi SMAC Awards: 2020 Winners!

Celebrating the mammoth efforts of local creative communities in responding to the BS of 2020.

“We are not a monolith”: Blackfulla Bookclub’s Merinda Dutton on elevating First Nations stories

To celebrate Blackfulla Bookclub’s SMAC Award win for Best Pandemic Pivot, Mia Hull chatted to co-founder Merinda Dutton about creating a crucial space for First Nations voices.