Launched at Liverpool Town Hall on 30th April, the Liverpool Music Awards returns with a few welcome changes.
Liverpool City Council is now the main sponsor of the Liverpool Music Awards 2013, with the awards ceremony to be held at St George’s Hall being brought forward to coincide with the new Liverpool International Music Festival over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
Major of Liverpool Joe Anderson is sponsoring the One to Watch Award which is dedicated to the memory of 18 year old Michael Molloy who lost his life in the Bestival coach crash last year.
The categories are:-
Live Music Venue of the Year
Live Music Night of the Year
Artist Manager/Management Team of the Year
Producer/Production Team of the Year
Record Label of the Year
Recording Studio of the Year
Single of the Year
Album of the Year
Female Artist of the Year
Male Artist of the Year
Band of the Year
DJ of the Year
The Michael Molloy Award for the One To Watch
Local Music Champion
The Roger Eagle Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music
Liverpool Acoustic is the only website of its kind in the UK. It was founded by Graham Holland in April 2008 as a central resource for the vibrant and exciting acoustic music scene in Liverpool and the Greater Merseyside area. The website publishes news from the local acoustic music scene, previews of upcoming events, reviews of music releases and gigs, and the Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight podcast. This content is available for free via email subscription. The diary lists acoustic events including festivals, theatre concerts, folk clubs, showcases and open mic nights.