Photo Gallery: AIR Awards – Queens Theatre, Adelaide (27.07.17)

Adelaide played host to the 2017 Australian Independent Record Label Awards for what was an incredible night. With amazing live performances by Henry Wagons, Elizabeth Rose and Russell Morris, the night really was all about A.B. Original, who won a bunch of awards.

Check out the full list of award winners below and peep our gallery from the event, shot by Kerrie Geier!

BEST INDEPENDENT LABEL
Pieater

BREAKTHROUGH INDEPENDENT ARTIST OF THE YEAR (Presented by PPCA)
A.B. Original

BEST INDEPENDENT ARTIST
A.B. Original

BEST INDEPENDENT SINGLE
A.B. Original – “January 26 (ft. Dan Sultan)”

BEST INDEPENDENT ALBUM or EP
A.B. Original – Reclaim Australia

BEST INDEPENDENT HARD ROCK, HEAVY OR PUNK ALBUM
Violent Soho – WACO

BEST INDEPENDENT DANCE, ELECTRONICA or CLUB SINGLE
Nick Murphy – “Stop Me (Stop You)”

BEST INDEPENDENT DANCE/ELECTRONICA ALBUM
Friendships – Nullabor 1988-1989 

BEST INDEPENDENT HIP HOP ALBUM
A.B. Original – Reclaim Australia

BEST INDEPENDENT BULES AND ROOTS ALBUM
Julia Jacklin – Don’t Let the Kids Win

BEST INDEPENDENT COUNTRY ALBUM
Henry Wagons – After What I Did Last Night 

BEST INDEPENDENT JAZZ ALBUM
James Morrison & Don Burrows – In Good Company

BEST INDEPENDENT CLASSICAL ALBUM
Slava Grigoryan – Bach Cello Suites Vol. 1

Kerrie Geier was there for the AU review.