2017 The Age Music Victoria Awards

Winners are grinners, so here are all of our photographs to prove it....and the award winners are:

THE AGE MUSIC VICTORIA AWARDS 2017GENRE AWARD WINNERS

BEST BLUES ALBUM
Fiona Boyes – Professin’ The Blues

BEST COUNTRY ALBUM
Raised By Eagles – I Must Be Somewhere

BEST SOUL, FUNK, RNB, AND GOSPEL ALBUM 
The Teskey Brothers – Half Mile Harvest

BEST JAZZ ALBUM 
Brenton Foster – The Nature of Light

BEST HIP HOP ALBUM 
A.B. Original – Reclaim Australia

BEST ELECTRONIC ACT 
Client Liaison

BEST HEAVY ALBUM 
Divide and Dissolve – Basic

BEST ABORIGINAL ACT 
A.B. Original

BEST GLOBAL OR REGGAE ALBUM
Lamine Sonko and The African Intelligence – Afro Empire

BEST FOLK / ROOTS ALBUM 
The Mae Trio – Take Care, Take Cover

BEST EXPERIMENTAL / AVANT-GARDE ACT 
Winter Sound School / Bridget Chappell

THE AGE MUSIC VICTORIA AWARDS 2017 - PUBLICLY VOTED WINNERS

BEST FESTIVAL 
Meredith Music Festival

BEST REGIONAL VENUE (UNDER 50 GIGS PER YEAR) 
Theatre Royal (Castlemaine)

BEST REGIONAL VENUE (OVER 50 GIGS PER YEAR) 
Workers Club (Geelong)

BEST VENUE (UNDER 500 CAPACITY)
The Tote

BEST VENUE (OVER 500 CAPACITY) 
The Corner Hotel

BEST REGIONAL ACT
Cosmic Psychos (accepted by Amyl and The Sniffers)

BEST LIVE BAND 
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard

BEST EMERGING ACT 
The Teskey Brothers 

BEST MALE ARTIST 
Paul Kelly

BEST FEMALE ARTIST 
Jen Cloher (accepted by Bones Sloane)

BEST SONG 
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Rattlesnake

BEST BAND 
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard

BEST ALBUM 
A.B. Original – Reclaim Australia

HALL OF FAME
Tony Cohen – Aria-Award Winning Producer & Engineer

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Zo Damage – 365 Day Live Music Photography Project

Photography by Paul Griggs and Carbie Warbie. 

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