Scottish Alternative Music Awards 2019

Friday 15 March, 2019

It’s a ‘Paisley Takeover’ from this year’s Scottish Alternative Music Awards with a fantastic line-up across two days of music.

The takeover will showcase some of Scotland’s most talented musical acts with live performances, music business seminars and workshops.

This year’s headliners are Mercury Prize nominee C Duncan and 2015 Scottish Album of the Year Award winner Kathryn Joseph who will both take to the stage at Paisley Arts Centre; with garage-rock outfit Sweaty Palms headlining the town’s relaunched live music venue, The Bungalow.

Friday 15 March

C Duncan
Paisley Arts Centre, 7pm

Sweaty Palms
Pleasure Heads
The Bungalow, 7pm

Festival Welcome: Poetry & Spoken Word from Chris McQueer and Leyla Josephine
Paisley Arts Centre, 6pm

Saturday 16 March

All in Paisley Arts Centre

Kathryn Joseph
Michael Timmons

SAMA Live Sessions: Megan Airlie

In Conversation: Stuart Braithwaite of Rock Action Records

Panel 2 – From Rafferty to Rejuvenation: Examining Paisley’s cultural community and potential

Panel 1 – Friendly Fire: How to navigate the music industry minefield

Music Workshop – 23rd Precinct Music: An insight into sync, licensing and royalties


Tickets cost £7-£12 and are available from Eventbrite (link below); the Official SAMA website (link below); or Paisley Arts Centre on 0300 300 1210.


0300 300 1210

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