Scottish Album of the Year Award 2019 opens for entries

Scottish Album of the Year Award 2019 opens for entries

Eligible albums can now be submitted for consideration as Scotland’s national music prize, The SAY Award, launches today (Wed 11 May). Now in the eighth year, The SAY Award encourages artists, labels and music fans alike to submit eligible albums released between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019 to The SAY Award website. The award strives to be egalitarian in all stages of the campaign and this is reflected in that there is no…

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Sacred Paws win Scottish Album of the Year Award

Sacred Paws win Scottish Album of the Year Award

Sacred Paws have won the Scottish Album of the Year Award for their debut album Strike A Match. At a ceremony presented by co-hosts Vic Galloway and Nicola Meighan at Paisley Town Hall last night, an audience of industry insiders, avid music fans and some of Scotland’s best and brightest creative talent watched as the pop duo of Golden Grrrls’ Rachel Aggs and Eilidh Rogers emerged as the winner from a fiercely competitive shortlist, winning the £20,000 first prize. The band…

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AAA’s Top 5 Scottish Albums of 2016

AAA’s Top 5 Scottish Albums of 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, it’s time for AAA’s Top 5 Scottish Albums of the year, as picked by our team of music writers. Truth told, there’s been some outrageously good releases this year, and it was tough coming up with a Top 5. That’s exactly what we’ve done, though – so without further ado, here’s what we opted for… The Filthy Tongues, Jacob’s Ladder Under various guises, over many years, veterans of the…

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