Sydney’s FBi Radio has once again held its annual Sydney Music, Art & Culture (SMAC) awards; broadcasted live from a ceremony at Carriageworks. Awards were handed to contributors to all areas of Sydney’s creative culture, with The Preatures (pictured above), Sarah Blasko, Cloud Control and Elizabeth Rose taking out the music awards.
Now in it’s sixth year, the SMAC awards are an initiative to honour Sydney’s local talent. Gang of Youths, Thundamentals and Brendan Maclean provided live entertainment for the event, which chooses winners from various nominees in categories ranging from artists to music and food venues. Below is a list of all of the 2014 winners.
BEST ARTIST: MIKE HEWSON
BEST ON STAGE: NICK COYLE
BEST ARTS PROGRAM PRESENTED BY PEDESTRIAN: GOLDEN AGE CINEMA
BEST EATS PRESENTED BY TWO THOUSAND: MARY’S
REMIX THE CITY PRESENTED BY JUNKEE: ALASKA PROJECTS
BEST SONG PRESENTED BY APRA AMCOS: THE PREATURES – IS THIS HOW YOU FEEL?
BEST LIVE ACT PRESENTED BY COOPERS: SARAH BLASKO
BEST MUSIC EVENT: SECRET GARDEN
NEXT BIG THING PRESENTED BY CAKE WINES: ELIZABETH ROSE
RECORD OF THE YEAR: CLOUD CONTROL – DREAM CAVE
SMAC OF THE YEAR: LISA HAVILAH