Dawbell, 4AD, Kerrang’s James McMahon and Universal’s Adam White were among the winners at last night’s Record Of The Day Music Journalism And PR Awards.
The packed event took place in Shoreditch’s Victorian Vault with gongs being handed out to PR outfits and journalists right across the industry.
Outstanding contribution awards were given to Regine Moylett for music PR, Jill Furmanovsky for music photography and Miranda Sawyer for music journalism.
The full list of winners can be found below:
Best Music Writer (voted by students): Alexis Petridis
Best Publication (voted by students): Pitchfork
Best Student Music Writer (judged by a panel): Sam Briggs – York University
Best In-House PR Person: Duncan Jordan – Bella Union
Best Online Content: Noisey
Most Effective Music Coverage in a Newspaper: Guardian Guide
Best In-House Online PR Person: Roz Mansfield - Atlantic
Best Music Book: Pat Long's The History Of The NME.
Best Blog: Crack in the Road
Feature of the Year: Alex Marshall at The Stool Pigeon for his Investigation: ATP
Best Independent Online PR Person: Debbie Ball - Create Spark
Idea or Innovation Award: 405 - Discovery
Most Effective PR Campaign for a Live Event or Festival: Cornerstone Agency for Converse Represent at the 100 Club
Communications Person of the Year: Adam White - UMI
Live Reviews: Writer of the Year: Simon Price - The Independent On Sunday
Best Independent PR Person: Adrian Read – Inside/Out
Business Writer of the Year: Eamonn Forde
Record Reviews: Writer of the Year: Alexis Petridis - The Guardian
Most Effective Breaking Music Writer of the Year: Matt Wilkinson at NME
Best PR Campaign for a Reissue: RMP and EMI for Blur - 21
Digital Publication of the Year: The Line of Best Fit
Best In-House PR Department: 4AD
Best PR Campaign for an Established Act: Bat for Lashes – Anna Mears, Dog Day Press
Best PR Campaign for a Breakthrough Act: Alt-J - Adrian Read & Caroline Beashal, Inside/Out
Best Independent PR Company: Dawbell
Editor of the Year: James McMahon - Kerrang!
Magazine of the Year: Q
Outstanding Contribution to Music PR: Regine Moylett
Outstanding Contribution to Music Photography: Jill Furmanovsky
Outstanding Contribution to Music Journalism: Miranda Sawyer