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Alice Merton and Philipp Thimm receive VUT Indie Award

20. September 2019

On Thursday, 19 September, the Association of Independent Music Companies (VUT) presented the Indie Awards 2019. The jury, consisting of around 250 members with experts from areas such as sales, booking and media, chose Alice Merton, a Pop Academy graduate, as the winner in the "Best Newcomer" category. She prevailed against the other nominees Gewalt Band, Neufundland, WARGIRL and Wolf & Moon. In the category "Best Act", the artist Apparat, in whose productions the pop academy graduate Philipp Thimm is involved as cellist, was awarded.

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