Nominators

Jason
Journalist
The Pop Cop
Website
Glasgow

Some Great Reward
Record Shop Owner
Some Great Reward
Website
Glasgow

Lee Beattie
Director
Wire
Website


Nick Bell
Fopp General Manager
Fopp
Website
Glasgow

Roz Bell
Head of Live Performance
Eden Court Theatre
Website
Inverness

Chris Beltran
Assistant Booker
DF Concerts
Website
Glasgow

Alistair Braidwood
Freelance Writer, Reviewer and Podcaster
Scots Whay Hae!
Website
Glasgow

Tallah Brash
Music Editor
The Skinny
Website


Dougie Brown
Deputy Promoter
Belladrum
Website
Inverness

Ross Calder
Promoter / Booking Agent
AGP Promotions & Booking Agent / Tunnels Aberdeen / Drummonds Aberdeen
Website
Aberdeen

Keith Cameron
Contributing Editor
MOJO
Website
Bromley

Caroline Campbell
Venue Manager
Ironworks
Website
Inverness

Alasdair Campbell
Artistic Director
CounterFlows
Website


Paul Cardow
Promoter
PCL
Website
Glasgow

Margaret Chrystall
Entertainment journalist
Scottish Provincial Press
Website
Inverness

Alan Corrigan
Owner
The Bungalo
Website
Paisley

Sushil Dade
BBC Music Producer
BBC
Website


Jonathan Dawson
Operations Manager
SWG3
Website


Dep Downie
Co-owner, Monorail Music
Monorail Music
Website
Glasgow

Allan Dumbreck
Senior Lecturer
University of the West of Scotland
Website


Ewen Duncan
Record Shop Owner - Occasional Promoter, DJ and Quizmaster
Europa Music
Website
Stirling, Scotland

Gillian Easson
Director
Creative Dundee
Website
Dundee

Amy Ferguson
Producer
BBC Radio Scotland
Website
Edinburgh

Brian Ferguson
Arts Correspondent
The Scotsman/Scotland on Sunday
Website
Edinburgh

Lisa-Marie Ferla
Arts Journalist and Blogger
Last Year's Girl
Website


David Francis
Director
Traditional Music Forum
Website


Mandi Freeman
Series Producer – The Quay Sessions
BBC Radio Scotland
Website
Glasgow

Olaf Furniss
Founder
Born To Be Wide / Wide Days
Website
Edinburgh

Jim Gellatly
Freelance Broadcaster / Journalist
The Scottish Sun / Amazing Radio / Forces Radio BFBS
Website
Glasgow

Jim Gilchrist

The Scotsman
Website


Nigel Graham

Union Vinyl
Website
Inverness

Roland Gulliver
Associate Director
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Website


Andy Hannah
Senior Editor
The Line of Best Fit
Website


Katie Hawthorne
Music Journalist

Website
Edinburgh

Katriona Holmes
Promoter
Knockengorroch
Website
Dumfries

Lynne Howard
Director
Glasgow Music Studios
Website
Glasgow

Lee-ann Howieson
Radio Music Producer
BBC

Glasgow

Findlay Jamieson

Radio Magnetic
Website
Glasgow

Tom Johnson
Editor/Writer
Gold Flake Paint
Website
Glasgow

David Kettle
Freelance journalist

Website


David Laing
Head of Music & Venues
Glasgow Life
Website
Glasgow

Susan Le May
Freelance Journalist
Freelance
Website
Glasgow

Andrew Learmonth
Freelance Journalist




Dan Lurinsky
Manager
Rubadub
Website
Glasgow

Kim Macari
Chair
Jazz From Scotland
Website
Edinburgh

Jamie Macdonald
Founder/Editor
Netsounds
Website
Inverness

Mark Mackie
Director
Regular Music
Website
Edinburgh

Donald MacLeod
Founder of CPL & Holdfast Ents / Fundraising Chair of Nordoff Robbins Scotland
CPL / Holdfast Ents /Nordoff Robbins Scotland

Glasgow

Carol Main
Director
Live Music Now Scotland
Website


Christine Martin
Performance Programmer
Paisley Arts Centre/Renfrewshire Leisure
Website
Paisley

Gill Maxwell
Executive Director
Scottish Music Centre
Website
Glasgow

Mig McGilvery
Promoter / Marketing Manager
Academy Music Group
Website
Glasgow

Jennifer McGlone
Creative Producer/ Consultant
Glow Arts
Website
Glasgow

Francis McKee
Director
CCA
Website


Jo McLean
CEO
The Touring Network
Website
Inverness

Sandy McLean
Independent Record Shop Owner and Manager
Love Music - Glasgow
Website
Glasgow

Tara McLoughlin
Senior Project Manager
Communicorp Uk
Website
Glasgow

Mickey McMonagle
Magazine Editor
Sunday Mail
Website
Glasgow

Debbie McWilliams
Head of Live Entertainment, Sales and Ticketing
SEC Hydro
Website


Maya Medvesek
DJ / Producer / Vocalist
Nightwave
Website
Glasgow

Suzanne Miller
Head of Scotland
Help Musicians Scotland
Website
Glasgow

Steven Milne
Programmer
Aberdeen Performing Arts
Website


Michael Moloney
Owner
Chameleon
Website
Aberdeen

Richy Muirhead
Founder / Creative Director
Scottish Alternative Music Awards
Website


Robin Murray
Editor – clashmusic.com
Clash
Website


Jane Nicolson

Jane Nicolson PR
Website


Rose Norton
Retailer & Artist Manager
Coda Music
Website
Edinburgh

Szymon Ostasz
General Manager
Nice 'N' Sleazy
Website


Carolyn Paterson
Programmer & Arts Development Officer
Tolbooth
Website


Bryan Peterson
Head of Creative Opportunities
Shetland Arts
Website
Shetland

David Pollock
Freelance Music Journalist
Freelance Music Journalist
Website


Mhari Pottinger
Festival Programmer
Shetland Folk Festival
Website
Lerwick

Barry Price
Partner and Director
Sub Club
Website
Glasgow

Arusa Qureshi
Editor
The List
Website


Brian Reynolds

Synergy Concerts
Website


Jonathan Rimmer
Freelance Journalist
Scotland Stand Up Hip Hop Podcast
Website
Glasgow

Nick Roberts
Festival Director
Electric Fields Festival
Website


Jill Rodger
Festival Director
Glasgow International Jazz Festival Ltd
Website
Glasgow

Caroline Sewell
Regional Organiser
Musicians' Union
Website
Glasgow

Lesley Shaw
Producer
Celtic Connections
Website
Glasgow

Andy Shearer
Creative Director
Horsecross Arts
Website


Fiona Shepherd
Freelance Music Journalist
Co-director of Glasgow Music City Tours
Website
Glasgow

Peter Simpson
Acting Editor
The Skinny
Website


Stewart Smith
Music Writer
The Wire Magazine
Website


Emma Smith


Website


Nick Stewart
Booker
Sneaky Pete's
Website
Edinburgh

Pete Stollery
Chair
Sound
Website
Aberdeen

Yasmin Sulaiman
Director
Creative Edinburgh
Website
Edinburgh

Chris Taylor
Regional Manager Scotland/Northern England/Northern Ireland
HMV Retail Ltd
Website
Glasgow

Martin Taylor
Presenter
Sunny Govan
Website
Glasgow

Simon Thoumire
Creative Director
Hands Up for Trad
Website
Glasgow

Libby Urvois
Client Services Manager - North
TicketWeb



Rebecca Vasmant
DJ / Composer


Glasgow

Nadine Walker
Editorial Director
Tenement TV
Website


Barbara Wallace
Senior Content Producer Contemporary Music, Scotland
BBC



Louise Warmington
Press and Marketing Manager
The Fruitmarket Gallery
Website


Matthew Whiteside

Composer / Producer
Website
Glasgow

Caroline Winn





Darren Yeats
Record Shop Owner
VoxBox Music
Website
Edinburgh

Nicolas Zekulin
Chief Executive & Artistic Director
National Youth Orchestras of Scotland
Website