This year sees yet another impressive 20 strong SAY Award Longlist, including 3 albums to come out of Chem19:
King Creosote: From Scotland With Love
The Phantom Band: Strange Friend
Mogwai: Rave Tapes (mixed at Castle Of Doom by Chem19’s Paul Savage)
A good few well known names appear in this year’s list including Idlewild and Belle & Sebastian, but the majority are newer, up and coming acts such as Honeyblood, Withered Hand & Paws, showcasing the continuing development of Scotland’s burgeoning music scene.
Don’t forget you can have your say in which albums make the Shortlist. The public vote on the list of 20 takes place over three days only – 25th – 27th May – with the Shortlist being announced on 28th May. The 10 albums from the Shortlist will be considered by the panel and the winner announced at the award ceremony on Wednesday June 17th at the O2 ABC Glasgow.