A big congratulations and good luck to all the AIM Awards Nominees we work with.

INDEPENDENT ALBUM OF THE YEAR
in association with Bird & Bird
Alabama Shakes – Boys & Girls
Enter Shikari – A Flash Flood of Colour
Liars – Wixiw
Future of the Left – The Plot Against Common Sense
Rustie – Glass Swords

BEST SMALL LABEL
in association with Sound Performance
Alcopop! Records
Black Butter Records
Brainfeeder
Pink Mist
Xtra Mile Recordings

BEST ‘DIFFICULT’ SECOND ALBUM
Admiral Fallow – Tree Bursts In Snow
First Aid Kit – The Lion’s Roar
Speech Debelle – Freedom of Speech
The Invisible – Rispah
The Skints – Part & Parcel

GENRE SPOTLIGHT AWARD
Broadcaster feat. Peggy Seeger – Folksploitation
Lorn – Ask The Dust
Neil Cowley Trio – The Face of Mount Molehill
Netsky – 2
Wiley – Evolve Or Be Extinct

INDEPENDENT ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR
in association with The Orchard
Alex di Savoia – Aardvark Records
Chris Goss / Tony Colman / Tom Kelsey – Hospital Records
Louis Barabbas – Debt Records
Sam Dyson – Distiller Records
Simon Raymonde – Bella Union

INDEPENDENT LABEL OF THE YEAR
in association with EDC

4AD
Bella Union
Hospital Records
Hyperdub
Ninja Tune

 GOLDEN WELLY AWARD
voted for by visitors to This Is Fake DIY

Bearded Theory
In The Woods Festival
Leefest
Truck Festival
Y Not Festival