Well last night was rather incredible. Tremendous effort from everyone!
The official 2014 winners are:
BEST ACOUSTIC: JACK ROWBERRY
BEST HIP HOP: HECTOR BIZERK
BEST METAL: AKORD
BEST NEWCOMER: MODEL AEROPLANES
BEST LIVE ACT: MICKEY 9s
BEST ELECTRO: MACHINES IN HEAVEN
BEST ROCK/ALT: FOREST FIRES
We’ll be back very soon with more news and updates.
The time has come. The main even is next Friday 7th March 2014 at the Garage, Glasgow. See you all there.
We have teamed up with our friends over at Hard Rock Cafe Glasgow to offer a meal for two with passes for the awards. Read more
So a few months ago we announced the #SAMAFEASTSESSIONS which is a collaboration between Scottish Alternative Music Award and Edinburgh based label Feast. Since then we have worked with Fatherson, and Vukovi with more to yet to come this year. Read more
Its that time of year again where we can announce the 2014 nominations. This year we are proud to have Gorbals Sound as our main sponsor. Our regional music judges have been working very hard, and we are delighted with the shortlist. We can confirm the following: Read more
Turning 5 this year, the Scottish Alternative Music Awards will return on 7 March – once again shining the spotlight on emerging Scottish bands and artists that mainstream music tends to ignore. Read more
BBC Radio 1 today announced that Radio 1’s Big Weekend – the station’s annual flagship event – will take place in Glasgow in 2014. It was also revealed that Rita Ora and Paolo Nutini are the first artists confirmed for Radio 1’s Big Weekend. Read more
The first wave of Scottish bands have been announced for annual industry showcase SXSW (7-16 Mar), which takes place in Austin, Texas. Read more
We are pleased to announced Scottish Alternative Music Awards will return for 2014 in association with GORBALS SOUND. March will mark our 5th birthday! The event will be hosted from stand up comedian Billy Kirkwood as well as a complete live music lineup, with surprises – as ever!
Our live show takes place on FRIDAY 7th MARCH. Tickets go on sale tomorrow (Friday) morning from 9AM both online and instore at Tickets Scotland.