King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Sweep The Age Music Victoria Awards - Noise11.com
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard. Photo by Ros O'Gorman. The Age Music Victoria Awards held at 170 Russell on Wednesday 16 November 2016 during Melbourne Music Week.

Award winners King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard. Photo by Ros O'Gorman.

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard Sweep The Age Music Victoria Awards

by Paul Cashmere on November 16, 2016

in News,Noise Pro

King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard took home a stack of music awards from The Age and Music Victoria this week.

The Age Music Victoria Awards were held on Wednesday 16 November 2016 at 170 Russell in Melbourne.

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, who also picked up four j awards this week, won Best Album, Best Band and Best Live Band.

The Age Music Victoria Awards 2016 Winners

Public Voted Award Winners

Best album: King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Nonagon Infinity
Best song: The Drones, Taman Shud
Best band: King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard
Best male artist: C.W. Stoneking
Best female: Alex Lahey
Best emerging act: Camp Cope
Best regional act: The Drones
Best live band: King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard
Best regional venue: The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine
Best venue (over 500 capacity): Corner Hotel
Best venue (under 500 capacity): The Tote
Best festival: Meredith Music Festival

Industry Selected Genre Award Winners

Best Heavy Album: Be’Lakor – Vessels
Best Folk or Roots Album: Oh Pep! – Stadium Cake
Best Experimental or Avant Garde Act: Inland (Alex Garsden and Rohan Drape)
Best Country Album: Tracy McNeil & The Goodlife – Thieves
Best Hip Hop Album: Plutonic Lab – Deep Above The Noise
Best Electronic Act: Harvey Sutherland
Best Jazz Album: Peter Knight – Way Out West
Best Aboriginal Act: Benny Walker
Best Global or Reggae Album: Melbourne Ska Orchestra – Sierra Kilo Alpha
Best Soul, Funk, R’n’B, or Gospel Album: Kylie Auldist – Family Tree
Best Blues Album: Nick Charles – The River Flows

Noise11.com
The X Studio

Comments

comments

Related Posts

Brian Cadd, Ros O'Gorman, Photo, Noise11
Queenscliff Music Festival Line-Up Cover All Ages from Brian Cadd To Bluey

The Queenscliff Music Festival line-up has been revealed with a line-up covering all ages from Brian Cadd to Bluey.

2 days ago
INXS Original Sin The Seven Sins
INXS ‘Original Sin – The Seven Sins’ Soundtrack Released

A soundtrack for ‘Original Sin – The Seven Sins’, featuring the music of INXS was released today.

2 days ago
Slim Dusty and Joy McKean Gone Fishin photo supplied by EMI Records
Slim Dusty ‘Gone Fishin’ For Father’s Day

A new Slim Dusty album ‘Gone Fishin’, featuring Slim’s songs about fishing, has been compiled in time for Father’s Day.

2 days ago
Australian Crawl Sirocco
Australian Crawl ‘Sirocco’ Turns 40

Australian Crawl’s second album ‘Sirocco’ has turned 40.

3 days ago
I Lost My Gig
Announcement: I Lost My Gig Reveals Losses to Music Industry Since 1 July

I Lost My Gig today revealed the findings of its second survey initiative, painting an alarming picture for the immediate future of Australian live performance and events due to the impacts of COVID-19.

3 days ago
Paul Dempsey of Something for Kate photo by Ros O'Gorman
Something For Kate’s Paul Dempsey On How Success Drove Him To A Nervous Breakdown

With Something For Kate about to perform shows around Australia to mark the 20th anniversary of ‘Echolalia, SFK founder Paul Dempsey recalls how the band’s success drove him to a nervous breakdown.

4 days ago
Kathrin Longhurst 'Kate'
Kate Ceberano Limited Edition Prints To Support Support Act

Limited edition prints of Katherin Longhurst’s Kate Ceberano painting have gone on sale with part proceeds going to Support Act.

4 days ago