Judges

2017 – 2018
TBC

2016 – 2017
Kelly Kiley – Rough Trade Records
Will Hodgkinson – The Times
Jude Rogers – writer and critic
Elan Evans – DJ
Gethin Griffiths – Editor, Son Am Sin blog
Romesh Dodangoda – record producer
Nici Beech – Galeri Caernarfon Artistic Director 
Sam Lewis – Editor, Let it Happen blog 
Sophie Smith – Outpost Coffee + Vinyl

2015 – 2016
Ashli Todd – Spillers Records
Gwynn Eddior – Y Nyth / BBC Horizons
Dwynwen Morgan – BBC Radio Cymru
Oliver Morris – UK Music
Jen Long – DICE
Amy Wadge – Musician / Songwriter
Sarah Dennehy – Festival of Voice
Nici Beech – Artistic Curator / TV Producer
Derek Lloyd – HMV
Noel Gardner – Buzz / Freelance Music Writer
Neal Thompson – Focus Wales
Lowri Cooke – Cultural Critic

2014 – 2015
Helen Weatherhead – BBC6 Music
Noel Gardner – Buzz / Freelance Music Writer
Kieran Evans – Film Director
David Wrench – Producer
Neal Thompson – Focus Wales
Owain Schiavone – Golwg
Iain Richards – Velvet Coalmine
Griff Lynch Jones – Ochr 1 S4C
Nici Beech –  Gwyl Arall, Noson 4A6
Andy Bibey – One Little Indian
Ben Coleman – Green Man Festival
Laura Snapes – Senior Editor of the Pitchfork Review

2013 – 2014
Helen Weatherhead – BBC 6Music
Sian Rowe – XL Recordings
Folu Babatola – Red Bull
Owain Schiavone – Y Selar
Teleri Glyn Jones – Juxtaposed
Laura Snapes – NME
Ben Lovett – Mumford & Sons / Communion
David Wrench – Producer
James Watts – Xenomania

2012 – 2013
Jude Rogers – Freelance Journalist
Pete Paphides – Freelance Journalist
Ben Coleman – Greenman Festival
Donal Whelan – Hafod Mastering
Owen Powell – Musician (Catatonia) 
Simon Thomas – Catapult Record Store
Ian Hughes – Journalist
Simon Price – Freelance Journalist
Dilwyn Llwyd – Gwyl Gardd Goll Festival
Ruth Barlow – Head of Live, Beggars Group
Lisa Gwilym – BBC Radio Cymru Presenter
Mike Williams – Editor, NME

2011 – 2012
Lisa Gwilym – BBC Radio Cymru Presenter
Richard King – Author, ‘How Soon Is Now’
Scott Thomas – Founding partner in X-Ray Touring
Peredur ap Gwynedd – member of Pendulum
Simon Price – Rock & Pop Critic for the Independent On Sunday
Matt Davies – Owner of Tangled Parrot record shop in Carmarthen
Neil Pengelly – Reading Festival Booker
Dave Owens – Arts Correspondent for Media Wales
Craig Michie – A&R at BMG Chrysalis
Mike Williams – Editor, NME
Dai Davies – Music Industry Veteran
Jude Rogers – Freelance Journalist

2010 – 2011 
Dai Davies – Music Industry Veteran
Ashli Todd – Spillers Records
Bethan Elfyn – BBC Radio Wales
Stephen Bass – Moshi Moshi
Neil Pengelly – Reading and Leeds Festival
Jude Rodgers – Freelance Journalist