"When The Gold Is Gone" Wins The Akademia Music Award for Best Alternative Rock / Folk Song for the December 2015 Akademia Music Awards! Onwards and up for the Sunshine Coast Multi Instrumentalist Chris Flaskas as he grabs the attention from International investors "Akademia Music Awards" 

“ A distinct melody bargains with tight guitar riffs to make “When The Gold Is Gone” a strangely affecting testament to the simple wisdom of cherishing what you have”
— Akademia Music Awards