ACOUSTIC IDOLS 2006  

idols         in association with                 The Jam House

(for the full lists please click here)


1. BEST ACOUSTIC CLUB / VENUE in Edinburgh
prize: minidisk recorder and accessories donated by The Jam House  

Winner - OUT OF THE BEDROOM  at the Canon's Gait, Thursday nights
2nd -      THE LISTENING ROOM    at the Blue Blazer, Sunday nights
3rd -      
THE JAM HOUSE    Queen St, Monday nights


Rae Macintosh Music2. BEST ACOUSTIC ARTIST
    
seen at an acoustic club / venue in Edinburgh
(sponsored by Rae MacIntosh Music, 6 Queensferry St)
prize: Ross Theatre concert appearance, Edinburgh Fringe 

Winner - LEE PATTERSON        2nd= JOHN MOWBRAY           2nd= LINDSAY SUGDEN


3. BEST ACOUSTIC ACT seen at an acoustic club / venue in Edinburgh
prize: Ross Theatre concert appearance, Edinburgh Fringe 

Winner - NORMAN LAMONT & THE INNOCENTS  

2nd - THE GRAEME MEARNS BAND   3rd - CONFUSHIAN


Offbeat4. BEST SONG by such an artist or act
(sponsored by Offbeat Scotland, music studio & production and original music for film / TV / radio / multimedia)
prize: 4 hours studio time at Offbeat Scotland 

Winner - 'I FOUND LOVE' - JIM WHYTE  

2nd - 'DON'T LET HER SLIP AWAY' - JOHN MOWBRAY   3rd - 'ONE' - PoL


SafeSell5. BEST CD by such an artist, act or club
(sponsored by SafeSell - sell secure downloads from your website, with no setup costs. Perfect for independent artists and labels )
prize: 1 day studio time at SoundStation, Livingston
          donated by
The Jam House 

Winner - ROMANTIC FICTION 1 - NORMAN LAMONT  

2nd - DREAMS IN TIME AND SPACE - FRASER DRUMMOND   

3rd - DEEPERDOWN - CLOUDLAND BLUE QUARTET


 6. BEST PUB ACOUSTIC ACT (solo or duo)
prize: guitar accessories kit from GuitarGuitar, Corstorphine, Edinburgh 

Winner - GRAEME MEARNS  2nd - LEE PATTERSON   3rd - NOBODY JONES


Categories 1-5 were voted on by the acoustic audiences of Edinburgh during April / May

Category 5 only included CDs submitted to Acoustic Idols in advance

Category 6 was a public internet vote


 

 The awards ceremony took place on Mon 22nd May at The Jam House, 7pm.


Acoustic Idols, 16 Teviotdale Place, Edinburgh EH3 5HY

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