Finalists Announced & Voting Opens for Cardiff Music Awards


We are voting for Roath Rocks for the best music website and Tom Auton the best solo act. We would be pleased if you could get behind them too!

Cardiff Music Awards announce the finalists of the 20 categories & voting opens

After receiving over 3000 nominations across the categories, the nomination stage is over and the voting begins. The top five nominees of the 20 categories have moved onto the voting stage.

Voting is now open and will close on the 23rd of March. You can vote now at:

  • Finalists include;
  • Boy Azooga
  • Rufus Mufasa
  • Perfect Body
  • DJ Jaffa
  • Astroid Boys
  • My Name Is Ian
  • Cotton Wolf
  • Gwdihw
  • Rare Events
  • Wales Millennium Centre

To view a full list of the candidates, visit:

The CMAs can also announce the street food vendors attending the event. For the vegans, Seitan’s Grill will be dishing up their burgers, mac & cheese and all things meat-free. For the meat-lovers, Spicers Meat Wagon are rolling in to serve up low ’n’ slow food, such as smoked brisket and burnt belly pork ends .

The bands in the line up will play in between the ceremony and are as follows:
Afro Cluster
HMS Morris
Rainbow Maniac

These acts have been carefully selected for their appeal and live stature and are just some of the outstanding talent we have in our city.

  • Special thanks to our 2018 sponsors:
  • Digichemistry –
  • Jack Arts –
  • Acapela Studio –
  • Kings Road Studio –
  • Cardiff Speaker Hire –
  • Fine Rolling Media Video –
  • Oner Signs –
  • Music Box –
  • Enthusiasm Events –
  • Drum Box –
  • Professional Music Technology (PMT) –
  • Buzz Magazine –
  • Old J –
  • Tramshed –
  • Fatsoma –

The awards will take place at Tramshed Cardiff on Thursday 29th March 2018, 6pm-late.

Tickets are priced at £15 and are limited.