On Wednesday 24 May, The 2017 SAY Award Longlist will be revealed in front of a live audience at Glasgow's O2 ABC Glasgow. With exclusive live performances from SAY Award alumni Admiral Fallow, Steve Mason (acoustic) and Mungo's Hi Fi with YT.

Join us as we announce 20 outstanding albums as the official Scottish Album of the Year Award 2017 Longlist.

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The SAY Award is a prestigious and exciting arts prize produced by the Scottish Music Industry Association (SMIA), with confirmed partners for 2017 including Paisley for UK City of Culture 2021, Creative Scotland, TicketWeb and PPL. Boasting a lucrative £20,000 prize for the winner and nine runner up prizes of £1,000 each, the award celebrates, promotes and rewards the most outstanding Scottish albums released each year. Respected by artists and valued by the industry, The SAY Award is responsible for a surge in musical discovery and an explosion of impassioned debate on social media.

Eligible album submissions are now closed.

Eligible Albums


United Fruit
— Eternal Return
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Urban Farm Hand
— Tell Me The Place
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Vigo Thieves
— Heartbeats
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Vukovi
— Vukovi
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Washington Irving
— August 1914
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Listen: Spotify Bandcamp
Wee D
— Shift Of A Modern Culture
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Listen: Spotify Bandcamp
Werd (SOS)
— God Save The Public
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Listen: Spotify Bandcamp
WHɎTE
— Fairich
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Listen: Spotify Soundcloud Bandcamp
WOMPS
— Our Fertile Forever
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Listen: Spotify Bandcamp
Yip Man
— Braw Power
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Listen: Spotify