Whether it comes to an unknown act or a global superstar, one constant remains: there’s always more than meets the eye.
The Industry Observer Awards is an all-new event taking place at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.
Judged by a jury from the music industry, the Australasia-focused ceremony will recognise those that stand behind the artists and celebrate their genius, dedication and creativity.
The awards will celebrate the best in the Australian music industry, and will properly represent the independent and major sectors.
The TIO Awards 2018 categories:
Manager of the Year
Record Label A&R of the Year
Publisher A&R of the Year
Marketing Manager/Director of the Year
Publicist of the Year
Booking Agent of the Year
Radio Host of the Year
Community Radio Host of the Year
The Industry Impact Award
Executive of the Year
Industry Tweet of the Year
Guardian of the Year (Recognising mums, dads and guardians of musicians)
Festival of the Year
Boutique Festival of the Year
Music Lawyer of the Year
Music Retailer of the Year
Each category will have seven judges to ensure all nominations are fairly considered and completely objective.
Shortlisting for each award will be decided by a jury comprised of Seventh Street Media’s CEO and Managing Editor, as well as a number of representatives from key music industry bodies, to be announced when nominations open on January 10.