Clean Sweep at the 17th Annual WAMis

BIRDS OF TOKYO were the big winners at the 17th Annual WAMI (West Australian Music Industry) Awards last Thursday 7th May.

The quartet were nominated for five awards, winning them all including;

*Most Popular Act

*Most Popular Album – Universes

*Most Popular Live Act

…as well as the industry voted;

*Best Rock Act and

*Best Male Vocalist – Ian Kenny

The wins concrete the already impressive past 10 months since the release of their sophomore album UNIVERSES in July 2008.

*Accredited Gold status in Australia

*High Rotation airplay with 3-singles ATB on all formats

*2 x sold out Australian National tours totaling 35 shows

*A main stage appearance on the national BIG DAY OUT tour

The band are now gearing up for the “Splendour in the Grass” festival alongside Janes Addiction, the Flaming Lips, Bloc Party and MGMT at the end of July in Byron Bay.