Vote for the bands to support Paolo Nutini at Hogmanay
- Kirstyn Smith
- 5 December 2016
Get deciding which local bands to win the coveted support slots
Start flexing those voting fingers, as it's now over to you (yes, you!) to decide which two acts will be supporting Paolo Nutini at his headline Hogmanay gigs: The Concert in the Gardens and the Night Afore Concert.
From a whopping 400+ entrants, the hotlist was whittled down to just eight Scottish artists, only two of which will be victorious; one winner playing one night and the other the next. It's now the turn of the voting public to make their choice – your candidates are below.
Electro pop three-piece from Glasgow.
Eighties-influenced grunge and blues from Glasgow.
Paisley indie rockers.
Singer-songwriterly sounds from Edinburgh
Miracle Glass Company
Rock trio from the capital
Wishaw's brotherly rock duo
Dundee's atmospheric folksters
Will & the Wild Horse
Rollicking blues and folk from Ayrshire
Take a saunter over to Edinburgh Hogmanay's website where you can learn more about each artist and cast your all-important vote. You've got til this Sunday 11 Dec, so get a move on.
Night Afore Concert
After the Concert in the Gardens on the 31 Dec sold out in a record three hours the peeps at Edinburgh's Hogmanay are hosting a second gig headlined by Paolo Nutini.