The latest batch of nominations for this year’s Australian Music Prize have been announced.

These albums will be joined by many more to be announced over the coming three months as 2019 draws to a close.

“In its fifteenth year, the Australian Music Prize has never been more vital in our music ecosystem, shining a light on the place that amazing albums hold in our industry,” said Australian Music Prize director Scott Murphy. “Our processes, which this year include 39 judges from all over Australia, have listed over 400 eligible albums so far this year, which is an unbelievable nod to the amazing body of work being produced by our musicians every year.”

The full list so far goes a lot something like this…

Alex Lahey – The Best of Luck Club
Amyl & the Sniffers – Amyl & the Sniffers
Andrea Keller – Transients Volume 1
Art of Fighting – Luna Low
Batts – The Grand Tour
Bench Press – Not the Past, Can’t Be the Future
Black Lung – The Great Manipulator
Charlie Collins – Snowpine
Cub Sport – Cub Sport
Daggy Man – I’m Going to Love As Long As I Live
Dispossessed – Warpath Never Ended
Dope Lemon – Smooth Big Cat
Emma Russack – Winter Blues
Ferla – It’s Personal
Gold Fields – Dalawa
Hatchie – Keepsake
Hexdebt – Rule of Four
Huntly – Low Grade Buzz
I Know Leopard – Love Is a Landmine
Jess Ribeiro – Love Hate
Jimmy Barnes – My Criminal Record
Julia Jacklin – Crushing
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard – Fishing for Fishies
Mansionair – Shadowboxer
Martin Frawley – Undone at 31
Methyl Ethel – Triage
Olympia – Flamingo
Polish Club – Iguana
Pond – Tasmania
Robert Forster – Inferno
Russell Morris – Black & Blue Heart
Ry X – Unfurl
Sarah Mary Chadwick – Queen Who Stole the Sky
Squaring Circles – Motion
Stella Donnelly – Beware of the Dogs
Sunbeam Sound Machine – Goodness Gracious
The Beasts – Still Here
The Money War – Home
Thelma Plum – Better in Blak
Two People – First Body
Vulture St. Tape Gang – More Mature Themes for Childish People