SAY Award Ceremony

Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award Ceremony 2023

Tickets for the SAY award ceremony are now sold out.

The Scottish Album of the Year (SAY) Award – Scotland’s national music prize – returns to Stirling to host its 2023 Ceremony at The Albert Halls on Thursday 26 October.

One of the most highly anticipated and exciting nights in Scotland’s musical calendar, The SAY Award Ceremony will feature special live performances from  – Fergus McCreadie, Becky Sikasa, Brownbear Dead Pony and Taahliah. Join us for a celebration of this year’s Nominees and the exclusive announcement of 2023’s SAY Award winner, who will walk away with the coveted title of Scottish Album of the Year along with the £20,000 first prize.

Congratulations to local designer Stuart Blackman who won the commission to create the SAY award trophy.

The event will also see the winners of two supporting prizes recognised – the Sound of Young Scotland Award and the Modern Scottish Classic Award – allowing a full-circle celebration of Scottish music throughout time; past, present and future.

Student ticket price of £15 +bf . A valid student ID must be presented upon entry to the venue on the night.

For those interested in staying overnight in Stirling, Say Award are working with The Golden Lion as their official hotel partner for the event. SAY Award Ceremony guests are offered a double or twin room at the reduced rate of £80.00 (including breakfast) on the night of the event. For those who wish to extend their stay in Stirling into the weekend, this offer can also be redeemed for stays on Friday 27th and Saturday 28th of October. To book, call The Golden Lion on 01786 475 351 and quote ‘SAY Award’.


Event Info

Cost - £18 / £15 + BF

Date - 26 Oct 2023

Doors - 7:00 pm


Albert Halls

Dumbarton Road
Thurs and Fri 10am-4pm

+44 (0)1786 473 544

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