Shortlist 2019

Best
Music-
Journalist
of the year

german

 

Max Dax - publicist, journalist, photographer & graphic artist, current: the curated exhibition Hyper! A Journey Into Arts And Music (Deichtorhallen, Hamburg)

Elissa Hiersemann - moderator & editor, radioeinsDeutschlandfunk Kultur

Salwa Houmsi - moderator, journalist & DJ, Radio Fritz, ZDF/Funk

Juliane Liebert - author & journalist, radioeins, regular articles for Süddeutsche Zeitung, swr2, Spiegel, Rolling Stone

Bodo Mrozek - historian & author, Deutschlandfunk Kultur, current book: Jugend - Pop - Kultur – Eine transnationale Geschichte (Suhrkamp)

Best
Music-
Journalist
of the year

english

Vivien Goldman - journalist, author & musician, current book: Revenge Of The She-Punks

Alison Lang - author & editor, current project: Music Men Ruined For Me 

Evelyn McDonnell - journalist, current book: Women Who Rock, a collection of over 100 texts on female musicians

Laura Snapes - representative music editor of the Guardian, current (among others): studies the term "Beta Male Misogynist" (coined by The Quietus) concerning male abuse of power in the supposedly enlightened indie music world

Jeff & Michael Zimbalist - filmmakers, current project: Remastered series (Netflix) on legends of music history

Best
Music-
Journalist
of the year

french

Brice Bossavie - freelancer, several media, including Libération, Tsugi, Binge Audio(Podcasts production company)

Adrien Durand - freelancer, several media, including Les Inrockuptibles

Clémence Meunier - tsugi.fr

 

The Year's
Best Work
Of Music
Journalism

Text - german

The Year's
Best Work
Of Music
Journalism

Audio - english

The Year's
Best Work
Of Music
Journalism

Multimedia - english

Best Work
Of Music Journalism, 
Under 30

German

Lina Burghausen365 Female MCs - Mona Lina

Malcolm OhanweWir sind zu viele: Warum deutscher Pop nicht mehr weiß bleibt - Bayerischer Rundfunk

Johann VoigtWer Gzuz' Realness feiert, darf bei seiner Frauenfeindlichkeit nicht weghören - Vice**

 

**Due to legal concerns the publishers have retracted the submitted/nominated text from their site.