Nominees Announced for the 2012 J Awards - MusicNSW

triple j have announced the nominees for the 2012 J Awards. The annual J Awards consist of three categories: Album of the Year, Music Video of the Year, and Unearthed Act of the Year.

This year’s nominees are:

Album of the Year:

Tame Impala – Lonerism

Alpine – A Is For Alpine

Hemitude – HyperParadise

Ball Park Music – Museum

The Rubens – The Rubens


Music Video of the Year:

Alpine – Hands

Gotye – Easy Way Out

Flight Facilities – Foreign Language

Kirin J Callinan – Way II War

Bertie Blackman – Boy

Hilltop Hoods – Rattling The Keys To The Kingdom


Unearthed Act of the Year:


The Rubens

Chance Waters


Thelma Plum

A judging committee comprised of members of the triple j music team will decide the winners. Winners will be announced in the last week of November.

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