Release (album or EP) of the Year nomination
sponsored by Beatniks Records
This category recognises a body of work created, which includes at least four tracks or is 21 minutes or more in length – whether digital or physical. The digital release date of the album / EP must fall within the eligibility period from 1 January 2020 to 31 March 2021. This is an artistic award and judges will consider the entire package related to the release including: production quality, artistic merit, artwork, story-telling and songwriting ability. All entrants are assessed on their connection to the Gold Coast.
Eligibility period for the 2021 Gold Coast Music Awards is 1 January 2020 – 31 March 2021.