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The Jack Awards Nominees Announced

Phil from Grinspoon (photo by Ros O'Gorman)

by Tim Cashmere

January 18 2006

The third annual Jack Awards nominees were announced last night (January 17).

There was a DJ set from local Sydney rock band the Hell City Glamours and plenty of that free booze that industry folks love. I'm sure there was many a sore head in Sydney today.

So without further ado, the nominations for the 2006 Jack Awards are:
Best Live Band
Cut Copy
End Of Fashion
The Living End
The Mess Hall

Best Male Performer

Andrew Stockdale - Wolfmother
Ben Lee
Bernard Fanning
Chris Cheney - The Living End
Phil Jamieson - Grinspoon
Tim Rogers - You Am I

Best Female Performer

Adalita - Magic Dirt
Kasey Chambers
Katy Steele - Little Birdy
Mia Dyson
Missy Higgins
Sarah Blasko

Best Lead Guitarist

Andrew Stockdale - Wolfmother
Cameron Emerson-Elliot - Youth Group
Chris Cheney - The Living End
David Lane - You Am I
Jed Kurzel - The Mess Hall
Pat Davern - Grinspoon

Best Bass Guitarist

Andy Kent - You Am I
Chris Ross - Wolfmother
Janet English - Spiderbait
Kav Temperley - Eskimo Joe
Pat Bourke - Dallas Crane
Scott Owen - The Living End

Best Drummer

Andy Strachan - The Living End
Ben Gillies - Silverchair & Tambalane
Chris Cester - Jet
Kristian Hopes - Grinspoon
Kim Moyes - The Presets
Myles Heskett - Wolfmother

Best Live Newcomer
Cut Copy
The Grates
Van She

Best Tour Art

Big Day Out - James Bellesini
Cut Copy - Dan Whitford
Grinspoon Snow Pony Express Tour - James Bellesini
Homebake - James Bellesini
Missy Higgins Tour - James Bellesini
Splendour In The Grass - Tom Edwards

Best Live Rock Photography

Bob King
John Stanton
Marty Philby
Rod Hunt
Sophie Howarth
Tony Mott

Best Live TV Appearance

Ben Lee - ARIA Awards Network 10
Missy Higgins - MTV Awards MTV Awards
The Finn Brothers - Homebake Channel [V]
The Living End Live - [V] Bus Show Channel [V]
The Veronicas - NRL Grand Final Channel 9
Thirsty Merc - Rove Live Network 10

Gentleman Jack award -panel voted award

Best live venue (NSW)
Annandale, The
Gaelic Club, The
Hopetoun Hotel
Metro Theatre
Sydney Opera House

Best live venue (VIC)
Club Odeon
Corner Hotel, The
Hi-Fi Bar & Ballroom, The
Mercury Lounge
Metro Nightclub
Prince of Wales, The

Best live venue (QLD)

Arena Entertainment Complex
Coolangatta Hotel
Troubadour, The
Zoo, The

Best live venue (ACT)

Durham, The
Green Room
Holy Grail, The
King O'Malleys Irish Pub
Tilley's Devine Café Gallery

Best live venue (SA)

Adelaide Unibar
Austral Hotel
Fowler's Live
Governor Hindmarsh Hotel
Grace Emily, The
Thebarton Theatre

Best live venue (WA)

Amplifier Bar
Metro City
Metropolis Fremantle
Mojo's Bar
Newport Hotel Fremantle
Swan Basement



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