Friday, October 11, 2013

MusicNL Announces the 2013 Nominees

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MusicNL is happy to announce the official 2013 MusicNL nominees list! 

FACTOR Album of the Year

Adam McGrath & The Tearjerkers - My Colour Red
The Black Bags - The Black Bags
RocketRocketShip - Your Best Kept Secret
Idlers - Idlers
Ennis - The Fortunate Ones

Bell Alliant Fan's Choice Album of the Year
Adam McGrath & the Tearjerkers - My Colour Red
The Rolling Kings - Raise a Glass
Craig Young - Black Diamond Strings
The Black Bags - The Black Bags
RocketRocketShip - Your Best Kept Secret
Amelia Curran - Spectators
Idlers - Idlers
The Celtic Fiddlers - Times and Tides = 20 Years
MONSTERBATOR - Practice Moans for the Big Fire
Ennis - The Fortunate Ones

Canadian AV Group of the Year
RocketRocketShip - Your Best Kept Secret
Psychobilly Cadillacs - Psychobilly Cadillacs
Ennis - The Fortunate Ones
MONSTERBATOR - Practice Moans for the Big Fire

Coast 101.1FM Female Artist of the Year
Irene Bridger - Prodigal Child
Amelia Curran - Spectators
Angie Rogers - Hope Dream Believe
Colleen Power - Le Bonheur Domestique
Tonya Kennedy - He's Everything Your Not

Dc Design House Male Artist of the Year
Chris Picco - The Beach
Adrian House - Too Strong
Matthew Hornell - Have It All
Dan Bursey - Priceless
Craig Young - Black Diamond Strings

SOCAN Songwriter of the Year
Chris Picco "In Your Light"
Adrian House "Too Strong"
The Black Bags "Raining Hammers"
Amelia Curran "Years"

CBC Entertainer of the Year
Craig Young
The Once
The Rolling Kings
The Celtic Fiddlers
Long Distance Runners
Sherman Downey and the Ambiguous Case
The Black Bags
Ennis

Statoil Rising Star New Artist or Group of the Year
Adam McGrath & The Tearjerkers - My Colour Red
The Rolling Kings - Raise a Glass
Gavin Simms - Gavin Simms and The Garrison Hill Band
Psychobilly Cadillacs -Psychobilly Cadillacs

Molson Coors Pop/Rock Artist or Group of the Year
Adam McGrath & The Tearjerkers - My Colour Red
Scott Downey - Believe
The Black Bags - The Black Bags
RocketRocketShip - Your Best Kept Secret

Telegram Folk/Roots Artist or Group of the Year
The Once - This Is A Christmas Album
The Heavy Horses - Murder Ballads & Other Love Songs
Chris Picco - The Beach
Amelia Curran - Spectators
Ennis - The Fortunate Ones

Alternative Artist or Group of the Year
Young Manics - Solidarity Songs
Thom & the Tomcats - slow motion pictures
Idlers - Idlers
MONSTERBATOR - Practice Moans for the Big Fire
Colleen Power - Le Bonheur Domestique

Steele Communications Celtic/Traditional Artist or Group of the Year
The Rolling Kings - Raise a Glass
The Celtic Fiddlers - Times and Tides = 20 Years
Ennis Sisters - It's Christmas

Classical Artist or Group of the Year
Richard Michael Fox - Behind The Mask
Lady Cove Women's Choir - Heart's Delight

Country Artist or Group of the Year
Adrian House - Too Strong
Psychobilly Cadillacs - Psychobilly Cadillacs
Dave Thomson - A Long Road Home
Tonya Kennedy - He's Everything You're Not
Craig Young - Black Diamond Strings

Gospel Artist or Group of the Year
Irene Bridger - Prodigal Child
Angie Rogers - Hope Dream Believe
Dan Bursey - Priceless

Instrumental Artist or Group of the Year
Tanglecove - Tanglecove
Gordon Quinton - A Guitar's Story

Urban/Electronic Artist or Group of the Year
J Frost - Emcee
Blair Goudie - Death Beach Boat Club
Mahoney - Black & White

Side Musician of the Year
Darren 'Boobie' Browne
Brad Power
Billy Sutton
Craig Young
Paul 'Boomer' Stamp
Dean Stairs

Industry Professional of the Year
Tony Murray
Jud Haynes
Krisjan Leslie
Robert Buck
Glen Tilley
Dean Stairs

Volunteer of the Year
Angela Record
Jud Haynes
Chelsea Skanes

Company of the Year
Fred's
Mightypop
MMS
Heavy Weather
Citadel House
Black Bag Media Collective

Media Person of the Year
Glen Tilley - CBC
Tom Power - CBC
Warren Gordon - CHMR
Tara Bradbury - The Telegram
Greg Smith - Steele Communications

Educator of the Year
Kelly Ann Evans
David Chafe
Kathy Conway


Voting is now opened at www.musicnl.ca for MusicNL members. Don't forget to cast your vote!

All music awards will be given at the 2013 MusicNL Awards Gala at the Gander Arts and Culture Center Sunday November 10th at 8:00pm. Tickets are $25+ tax and can be purchased at Gander Arts and Culture Centre by calling 709-256-1081 or go to www.artsandculturecentre.com/gander. Thanks to Bell Aliant the 2013 Awards Gala will be streaming live online. Please see ww.musicnl.ca for the live web broadcasts link available on November 10th at 8:00pm. All industry awards will be given at the 2013 MusicNL Industry Brunch at the Hotel Gander Ballroom Saturday November 9th  at 11:30am. 

Bell Aliant Album of the Year will be hosted on the Bell Aliant website. Please click here to vote.

CBC Entertainer of the Year will be hosted on the CBC website. Please see http://www.cbc.ca/musicnl

  

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