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This week saw the Scottish Alternative Music Awards take place in the Glasgow Garage.  Running for the 3rd year it has become progressively bigger and better and looks set to become a firm fixture within the Scottish music calander.

SAMAs 2012 Bwani Junction

The winners in no particual order were:

  Best Live Act: We Were Promised Jetpacks

  Best Newcomer: Bwani Junction

  Best Rock/Alternative: Fatherson

  Best Acoustic: Brown Bear & The Bandits

  Best Metal: Ten Tonne Dozer

  Best Electronic: Fridge Magnets

  Best Hip Hop: Madhat McGore

With the purpose of highlighting emerging artists to new audiences the multi genre awards ceremony and performances worked really well.  A packed out house of happy people can’t be a bad thing for all those involved. 

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