Akova's 'Time To Stand' is a finalist in the 2016 AIMAs
Musicoz has announced the 2016 Australian Independent Awards finalists.
Here are all 183, many with websites (check them out while the judges finalise their deliberations) from around the country which include many hard-working touring bands, solo artists and even 14-year-old Taime March.
The Awards have been recognising unsigned Australian talent for over a decade and boast an impressive list of now high-profile artists including Bluejuice, Bliss N Eso, The Fumes and Felicity Urquhart.
In excess of 1,500 people are expected to attend Enmore Theatre on Wednesday 26 October. Tickets available here. scenestr is privileged to be a media partner of the Australian Independent Music Awards.