18-27 January 2019

2019 Toyota Golden Guitar Awards Nominees

               

 

ARTIST

ALBUM/TRACK TITLE

PRODUCER

TOYOTA ALBUM OF THE YEAR

To be awarded to the album voted best overall out of the winners of Alt Country Album of the Year, Contemporary Country Album of the Year and Traditional Country Album of the Year.

SANITY TOP SELLING ALBUM OF THE YEAR

To be awarded to the top selling Australian Country album of the year according to ARIA sales records for the period Jan 1, 2018 to Dec 31, 2018. Announced early January 2019.

ALT COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Imogen Clark

Collide

Producer: Mark Lizotte

Tori Forsyth

Dawn of the Dark

Producer: Shane Nicholson

Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart

Weeds

Producers: Glen Hannah and Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart

Andrew Swift

Call Out for the Cavalry

Producer: Matt Fell

Catherine Britt & The Cold Cold Hearts

Catherine Britt & The Cold Cold Hearts

Producers: Catherine Britt, Michael Muchow & Andy Toombs

CONTEMPORARY COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Missy Lancaster

Piece of Me

Producers: Josh Kerr & Lindsay Rimes

Travis Collins

Brave & the Broken

Producer: Luke Wooten

The Wolfe Brothers

Country Heart

Producer: Matt Fell

Brad Cox

Brad Cox

Producer: Matt Fell

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont

Adam & Brooke

Producers: Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont

TRADITIONAL COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Graeme Connors

from the backcountry

Producer: Matt Fell

Adam Harvey

The Nashville Tapes

Producer: Nash Chambers

Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples

Campfire

Producers: Kasey Chambers, Jordan Power, Brandon Dodd, Bill Chambers & Alan Pigram

John Williamson

Butcherbird

Producers: John Williamson & Matt Fell

Beccy Cole

Lioness

Producer: Jules Parker

MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR

John Williamson

Butcherbird

 

Graeme Connors

from the backcountry

 

Travis Collins

Brave & the Broken

 

Andrew Swift

Call Out for the Cavalry

 

Adam Harvey

The Nashville Tapes

 

FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Beccy Cole

Lioness

 

Imogen Clark

Collide

 

Tori Forsyth

Dawn of the Dark

 

Kristy Cox

Ricochet

 

Missy Lancaster

Piece of Me

 

COUNTRY MUSIC CAPITAL NEWS GROUP OR DUO OF THE YEAR

Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart

Weeds

 

Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples

Campfire

 

The Wolfe Brothers

Country Heart

 

Catherine Britt & The Cold Cold Hearts

Catherine Britt & The Cold Cold Hearts

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont

Adam & Brooke

 

REGIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK VOCAL COLLABORATION OF THE YEAR

Bennett, Bowtell & Urquhart feat. Karl Broadie

Every Hello

 

Jayne Denham & Troy Kemp

Hung Up on You

 

Andrew Swift feat. Catherine Britt

Fire & Ice

 

Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples feat. Alan Pigram

The Campfire Song

 

Adam Harvey feat. Lee Kernaghan

Three Rivers Hotel

 
     

 

BUSH BALLAD OF THE YEAR

Rex Dallas

Lady of the Road

Songwriter: Rex Dallas

John Williamson

Please Don't Forget Me

Songwriter: John Williamson

Allan Caswell

Feeding the Crew

Songwriters: Allan Caswell & Kathy Berzinksi

Dean Perrett

Earn Your Spurs

Songwriter: Pete Denahy

Jeff Brown

After January Rains

Songwriters: Kelly & Marion Dixon and Jeff Brown

     

HERITAGE SONG OF THE YEAR

 

Graeme Connors

Kimberley Frontier

Songwriter: Graeme Connors

Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples feat. Alan Pigram

The Campfire Song

Songwriters: Kasey Chambers, Bill Chambers & Alan Pigram

Adam Harvey

Those Holden Days

Songwriter: Stuart French

John Williamson

Buddy and Slim

Songwriter: John Williamson

Troy Cassar-Daley

Shadows on the Hill

Songwriter: Troy Cassar-Daley

     

COCA COLA INSTRUMENTAL OF THE YEAR

 

Montgomery Church

Middlingbank Road

 

Tommy Emmanuel

Wheelin' and Dealin'

 

Lindsay Waddington

Nullarbor

 

Mustered Courage

Back on the Horse

 

Runaway Dixie

Tele Rambler

 
     

BLUEGRASS RECORDING OF THE YEAR

 

The Weeping Willows feat. Allan Caswell

The Roses Fall

 

Kristy Cox

Ricochet

 

Hillbilly Goats

Gypsy Girl

 

Montgomery Church

I'm Gonna Love Her All the Time

Mustered Courage

Fire in Her Fingers

 
     

QANTAS NEW TALENT OF THE YEAR

 

Judah Kelly

Real Good Time

 

Andrew Swift

Runaway Train

 

Tori Forsyth

In the Morning

 

Imogen Clark

Late Night Girl

 

Brad Cox

Lake House

 
     

APRA AMCOS SONG OF THE YEAR

 

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont

Train Wreck

Songwriters: Adam Eckersley & James House

Troy Cassar-Daley

Wouldn't Change A Thing

Songwriters: Troy Cassar-Daley & Greg Storer

The Wolfe Brothers

Ain't Seen It Yet

Songwriters: Tom Wolfe, Nick Wolfe, Brodie Rainbird & Erik Dylan

Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples feat. Alan Pigram

The Campfire Song

Songwriters: Kasey Chambers, Bill Chambers & Alan Pigram

Morgan Evans

Day Drunk

Songwriters: Morgan Evans, Lindy Robbins & Chris DeStefano

CMC VIDEO OF THE YEAR

   

Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples feat. Alan Pigram

The Campfire Song

Director: Duncan Toombs

The Wolfe Brothers

Ain't Seen It Yet

Director: Joshua Favaloro

Travis Collins

Happy

Director: Jeremy Dylan

Morgan Evans

Kiss Somebody

Director: Jeff Venable

Fanny Lumsden

Elastic Waistband

Directors: Anna Phillips & Sam Brumby

SINGLE OF THE YEAR

   

Morgan Evans

Day Drunk

 

Adam Eckersley & Brooke McClymont

Train Wreck

 

Kasey Chambers & The Fireside Disciples feat. Alan Pigram

The Campfire Song

 

The Wolfe Brothers

Ain't Seen It Yet

 

Travis Collins

High Horse