Judging Panel For The Cardiff Music Awards

Judging Panel For The Cardiff Music Awards

Judging has now closed for the Cardiff Music Awards with just less than two weeks to go before the awards show at Tramshed Cardiff.

Judges’ votes make up half of the total voting in the awards, this is to reflect the opinion of music industry peers with insight into the scene and awareness of all the acts on offer.

The judges for the 2017 awards were:

Adam Whitmore – 2015 Nominee/Promoter/Band Manager
Amanda Thomas – Promoter
Ben Gallivan – Writer/Radio DJ/Promoter
Bethan Elfyn – Radio DJ
Bill Cummings – Writer/Editor/Radio DJ
Charlie Francis – Producer
Dani Hewitt – Promoter
Daniel O’Reilly – Promoter
Darren Warner – Radio DJ
David Owens – 2015 Nominee/Writer
Dan Nichols – Promoter/Musician
DJ Jaffa – 2015 Nominee/DJ
Ellie James – 2015 Nominee (Ellie Makes Music)/Musician
Francesca Dimech – Promoter/Musician
Francis Brown – Promoter
Gemma White – Arts Promoter
Grant Jones – Musician/Promoter
Hannah Loy – Writer
Ian Cottrell – 2015 Nominee (Dirty Pop)/DJ
Jac Holloway – Editor/Promoter
Jack Ellis – 2015 Nominee/Musician
James Chant – Promoter
Joe Marvelly – Video Creator/Musician
John Rostron – Promoter
Liz Hunt – Promoter
Lloyd Griffiths – 2015 Nominee/Promoter
Louise Schofield – Radio DJ
Maddie Jones – 2015 Nominee/Musician
Martyn Howell – 2015 Nominee (Fuel)/Promoter
Michael ‘Snooze’ Williams – DJ
Monico Blonde – 2015 Nominee (Houdini Dax)/Musicians
Nadine Ballantyne – Photographer/Writer
Nathan Jones – Promoter
Richard Chitty – Record Label Owner/Promoter/Musician
Richard Hawkins – Promoter
Rob Kimber – Promoter
Rob Nichols – 2015 Nominee (Junior Bill)/Musician
Samantha Bull – Promoter
“Big” Scott Travers – Radio DJ/Promoter
Steve Bines – Promoter
Steffan Dafydd – 2015 Nominee (Clwb Ifor Bach)/Promoter/Graphic Designer
Tom Bradbury – Promoter
Wayne Courtney – 2015 Nominee (Roath Rocks)/Writer/Promoter
Will Steen – 2015 Nominee (The Joy Collective)/Writer/Promoter

Judges were not allowed to vote for themselves or any nominees they are associated with in their judging capacity.