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In collaboration with Reeperbahn Festival, we are delighted to invite you to the International Music Journalism Award 2019 - an unpretentious award show that celebrates music journalism in all its facets. This year's winners have just been announced (scroll down for a complete list) and will receive the IMJA for their noteworthy journalistic work during the award ceremony. 

In times of over-sharing, the efforts put into high-quality journalism are often taken for granted and music journalism rarely gets the amount of attention it truly deserves. 
To counteract this, the IMJA puts music journalism in the center of attention by honouring noteworthy individual work and first-rate ongoing journalistic engagement that focuses on popular music and its business climate.

FRIDAY, 20.09.| 4:30 - 5:30 PM

Spielbudenplatz 21-22, 20359 Hamburg

If you want to attend the ceremony, we encourage you to get in touch with us as soon as possible, as capacity is limited. Send an e-mail to Ida Sällinen: saellinen@factory92.eu
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Best Music Journalists of the Year 

Juliane Liebert (German)
Vivien Goldman (English)
Adrien Durand (French)

The Year’s Best Work of Music Journalism - Text 

Ain’t I A Human? by Aida Baghernejad / Kaput (German)
Music and nature by Joshi Hardik / Music Plus (English)
Un peu, beaucoup, à la folie - un web-documentaire sur l'industrie musicale et la santé mentale des musiciens by Robin Ecoeur / Gonzaï / Racontr (French) 

The Year’s Best Work of Music Journalism - Audio 

Machiavelli - Der Podcast über Rap & Politik by Jan Kawelke & Vasili Golod / WDR Cosmo (German)
Disgraceland by Jake Brennan / Disgraceland (English)

The Year’s Best Work of Music Journalism - Multimedia 

Rap in Buenos Aires: Duki & Co. übernehmen Argentinien by Isabel Röttger & Michael Kutscher / Arte/Tracks (German)
beehy.pe (English)

New Perspective – The Year's Best Work of Music Journalism, Under 30 - German 

365 Female MCs by Lina Burghausen / Mona Lina
Wir sind zu viele: Warum deutscher Pop nicht mehr weiß bleibt by Malcolm Ohanwe / Bayerischer Rundfunk
Wer Gzuz' Realness feiert, darf bei seiner Frauenfeindlichkeit nicht weghören by Johann Voigt / Vice**

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