Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards Nominees Announced

Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards Nominees Announced

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TORONTO (CelebrityAccess) The Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards, part of the May -7-13 Canadian Music Week event in Toronto, have been announced.

The awards show is expected to take place at the Rebel Entertainment Complex Tor4onto May 10 with plenty of schmoozing and cocktails. Cocktail reception begins at 6 p.m., and the gala dinner starts at 7 p.m. Nominees are below.

Canadian Music Week, now in its 37th year, is considered one of the premier entertainment weeks in North America. The festival has seven nights of performances, more than 800 showcasing bands at more than 40 live music venues in downtown Toronto. All convention functions take place at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.

Registration for voting is available here and those who already can vote can do so here.

MUSIC DIRECTOR MAJOR

Amy “Race” Ballard – Hot 899 – Ottawa
Brad Challoner – 103.5 QM/FM – Vancouver
Lisa Grossi – CHUM FM – Toronto
Tyler Hall – 98.5 Virgin – Calgary
Julie James – CHFI – Toronto
Jasmina Koga – 94.5 Virgin – Vancouver
Jeremy Slattery – Kiss 92.5 – Toronto
James Sutton – The Peak – Vancouver
Brandy Taylor – Sonic 102.9 – Edmonton
Wayne Webster – Boom 97.3 – Toronto

MUSIC DIRECTOR SECONDARY

Mark Cameron – FM96 – London
Bryan Capistrano – The Zone @ 91.3 – Victoria
Sarah Christie – 105.3 Virgin – Kitchener
Colin Lovequist – 620 CKRM – Regina
Mark Munroe – EZ Rock – St. Catherines
Toni Ross – Fresh – London
J Stevens – 89X – Windsor
Barry Stewart -Hot 103.5 Country – Halifax
Gary (Grivich) Taylor – BX93 – London

MUSIC DIRECTOR SMALL

James Cormier – The Fox 105.3 – Fredericton
Mike Jones – Country 93.3 – Fort McMurray
Scott McGregor – 98.1 The Bridge – Lethbridge
Mary Megahy – Kiss 107.7 – Lethbridge
Andrew Murdoch – 99.9 Sun – Kelowna
Curtis Pope – Country 107 – Abbotsford
Shawna Prince – Rock 97.7 – Grande Prairie
Leigh Robert – Country 104 – Woodstock
Ian Sharek – 106.7 Rock – Lethbridge

ON AIR TALENT MAJOR

Darren & Mo – 98.1 CHFI – Toronto
Derringer in the Morning – Q107 – Toronto
Garner Andrews – Sonic 102.9 – Edmonton
Gerry Forbes – CJAY 92 – Calgary
Jeff O’Neil – CFOX – Vancouver
Nat & Drew – 103.5 QM/FM – Vancouver
Roger & Marilyn – CHUM FM – Toronto
Stu Jeffries – Boom 97.3 – Toronto
Wheeler in the Morning – 92.1 CITI – Winnipeg
Willy in the Morning – Rock 101 – Vancouver

ON AIR TALENT SECONDARY

Biggs & Barr – HTZ FM – St. Catherines
Campbell & PJ – Country 106.7 – Kitchener
Dave & Rachel – BX93 – London
Dylan & Jason – The Zone @91.3 – Victoria
Griff & Caroline – 92.9 Jack – Halifax
Jeff & Rachel – 97.5 Virgin – London
Matt Soper – K Rock 105.7 – Kingston
Poncho & Cassie – 105.3 Rock – Medicine Hat
Rick & Lori – 105.7 EZ Eock – St. Catherines
Taz & Jim – FM96 – London

PROGRAM DIRECTOR MAJOR

Dustin Collins – Rock 101 – Vancouver
Wendy Duff – CHFI – Toronto
Josie Fenech – The New Hot 89.9 – Ottawa
Christian Hall – X929 – Calgary
Phil Kallsen – Country 105/Q107 – Calgary
Ross MacLeod – 102.1 The Edge – Toronto
Chad Martin – CJAY 92/Virgin 985 – Calgary
Troy McCallum – Boom 973 – Toronto
Curtis Strange – QMFM/Virgin 94.5 – Vancouver
Adam Thompson – Sonic 102.9 – Edmonton

PROGRAM DIRECTOR SECONDARY

Mark Addams – The Q – Victoria
Mark Campbell – CKGL Kitchener – CJNI Halifax
Brad Gibb – FM96 – London
Brady Kingsbury – CHYM – Kitchener
Peter McKeown – Country 106.7 – Waterloo
Kevin Oschefski – Kiss 100.5 – North Bay
Andy Ross – 96.3 Cruz – Saskatoon
John Shields – The Zone – Victoria
Al Smith – Jack FM – London
Karen Steele – 105.3 Virgin – Kitchener

PROGRAM DIRECTOR SMALL

Brad Bazin – GX94/The Fox 94.1 – Yorkton
Jacquie Beckett – FLY FM – Kingston
Kevin Britton – 92.7 Rock Sudbury/92.1 Rock Timmins
Matt Cleveland – Capital FM/The Fox 105.3/CKHJ – Fredericton
Erin Lucas – 94.1 CJOC – Lethbridge
Rob Michaels – Star 98.3 Abbotsford – Mountain FM Squamish
Curtis Pope – Country 107 – Abbotsford
Sideshow – K-Rock 1057 – Kingston
Trapper John – 105.3 Rock – Medicine Hat
Jeff Winskell – Sun FM – Kelowna

PROMOTION

The Climb – Hot 88.9 – Ottawa
Dream Machine Contest – 98.1 CHFI – Toronto
Feel Good Frenzy – Peggy 99.1 – Winnipeg
Franks for Listening – Sonic 102.9 – Edmonton
Mobile Morning Show – Q107 – Toronto
Pride Wedding – 97.5 Virgin – London
Secret Boarding Pass – 102.1 The Edge – Toronto
Selfless Summer Clinic – The Zone – Victoria
Virgin Radio 48 – 97.5 Virgin – London
Win a Car With Robbie – Kiss 91.7 – Edmonton

STATION OF THE YEAR MEDIUM

89X – Windsor
97.5 Virgin – London
97.7 HTZ-FM – St. Catharines
99.5 KFUN – Kitchener
104.9 The Wolf – Regina
105.3 Virgin – Kitchener
FM96 – London
Jack 92.9 – Halifax
KX 94.7 – Hamilton
The Zone @ 91.3 – Victoria

STATION OF THE YEAR AC

96.7 CHYM – Kitchener
98.1 CHFI – Toronto
98.5 The Ocean – Victoria
103.1 Fresh Radio – London
103.5 QM/FM – Vancouver
CHUM-FM – Toronto
EZ Rock – Kelowna
K-Lite – Hamilton
Majic 100.3 – Ottawa
Z99 – Regina

STATION OF THE YEAR CHR

94.5 Virgin Radio – Vancouver
97.5 Virgin Radio – London
98.5 Virgin Radio – Calgary
99.9 Virgin Radio – Toronto
Energy 106 – Winnipeg
Jump 106.9 – Ottawa
Kiss 91.7 – Edmonton
Kiss 92.5 – Toronto
The New Hot 89.9 – Ottawa
Sun FM – Kelowna

STATION OF THE YEAR CLASSIC/GOLD

92.1 CITI – Winnipeg
95.7 Cruz FM – Edmonton
Bob-Fm – London
Boom 973 – Toronto
Boom 99.7 – Ottawa
JACK 96.9 – Calgary
KFUN 99.5 – Waterloo
Rock 101 – Vancouver
Q107 – Calgary
Q107 – Toronto

STATION OF THE YEAR COUNTRY

Big Dog 92.7 – Regina
BX93 – London
CISN Country – Edmonton
Cool 100.1 – Belleville
Country 105 – Calgary
Country 101.1 – Ottawa
FX101.9 – Halifax
JR FM – Vancouver
KX 94.7 – Hamilton
Country 104 – Woodstock

STATION OF THE YEAR MULTICULTURAL

101.7 World FM – Edmonton
CHIN Radio International – Toronto
CHKF – Calgary
CHKG – Vancouver
CIRV – Toronto
CMR – Toronto
Red 93.1 – Surrey
Red 106.7 – Calgary

STATION OF THE YEAR NEWS/TALK

580 CFRA – Ottawa
680 News – Toronto
AM660 – Calgary
AM980 – London
AM980 – Vancouver
CHED – Edmonton
News 957 – Halifax
News 1130 – Vancouver
Newstalk 1010 – Toronto
TSN 1260 – Edmonton

STATION OF THE YEAR ROCK

92.1 CITI – Winnipeg
94.9 The Rock – Toronto
100.3 The Bear – Edmonton
102.1 The Edge – Toronto
CFOX – Vancouver
CJAY 92 – Calgary
Indie 88 – Toronto
Rebel 101.7 – Ottawa
Sonic 102.9 – Edmonton
X929 – Calgary

STATION OF THE YEAR SMALL

98.1 The Bridge – Lethbridge
99.9 Sun FM – Kelowna
105.3 Rock – Medicine Hat
106.9 Capital FM – Fredericton
Classic Hits 94.1 – Lethbridge
Country 104 – Woodstock
EZ Rock – Kelowna
Kiss 100.5 – North Bay
K-Rock 105.7 – Kingston
Star 98.3 – Abbotsford

MUSIC INDUSTRY NOMINEES

BOOKING AGENT

APA
Billions Corporation
Canadian Classic Rock
Feldman Agency
Invictus Entertainment Group
Paquin Artists Agency
Paradigm
Sakamoto Agency

MANAGEMENT COMPANY

Arts & Crafts Management
Bedlam Music Management
Bruce Allen Talent
Chris Smith Management
Coalition Music
Invictus Entertainment Group
Last Gang
RGK Entertainment Group
Watchdog Management
XO/Sal & Co

MAJOR FACILITY OVER 8000

Air Canada Centre – Toronto
Bell Centre/Centre Bell – Montreal
Bell MTS – Winnipeg
Budweiser Gardens – London
Budweiser Stage – Toronto
FirstOntario Centre – Hamilton
Rogers Arena – Vancouver
Rogers Place – Edmonton
Scotiabank Centre – Halifax
Videotron Centre – Quebec City

MAJOR FACILITY UNDER 8000

Abbotsford Centre – Abbotsford
Brandt Centre – Regina
Prospera Place – Kelowna
Revolution Place – Grande Prairie
Rogers K-Rock Centre – Kingston
TD Place – Ottawa
Tribute Communities Centre – Oshawa

CASINO/SPECIALTY VENUE

Caesar’s Windsor – Windsor
Casino New Brunswick – Moncton
Casino Nova Scotia – Halifax
Casino Rama Resort – Orillia
Casino Regina – Regina
Club Regent Casino – Winnipeg
Fallsview Casino Resort – Niagara Falls
Grey Eagle Casino – Calgary
River Cree Resort & Casino – Edmonton
River Rock Casino Resort – Richmond

PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE OVER 1500

Burton Cummings Theatre for the Performing Arts – Winnipeg
Centre in the Square – Kitchener
FirstOntario Concert Hall – Hamilton
Francis Winspear Centre – Edmonton
Massey Hall – Toronto
National Arts Centre – Ottawa
Orpheum – Vancouver
Queen Elizabeth Theatre – Vancouver
Sony Centre – Toronto

PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE UNDER 1500

Algonquin Commons Theatre – Nepean
Broadway Theatre – Saskatoon
Flato Markham Theatre – Markham
Grand Theatre – Kingston
Koerner Hall – Toronto
Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts – Oakville
Rebecca Kohn Auditorium – Halifax
Rose Theatre – Brampton
Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – Calgary
Vogue Theatre – Vancouver

PROMOTER

Blueprint Live
Collective Concerts
Embrace
Evenko
Invictus Entertainment Group
Live Nation
MRG Concerts
Paul Mercs Concerts
Sonic Concerts
Timbre

INDEPENDENT RECORD STORE

Aux 33 Tours – Montreal
Blackbyrd Myoozik – Calgary
Cheapies – Hamilton
Compact Music – Ottawa
Neptoon Records – Vancouver
Rotate This – Toronto
Sonic Boom – Toronto
Soundscapes – Toronto
Taz Records – Halifax
Zulu Records – Vancouver

MAJOR RETAILER

7digital
Amazon.Ca
Google Play Music
Groupe Archambault
iTunes
London Drugs
Sunrise Records
Walmart

DIGITAL MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE

Amazon Prime Music
Apple Music
CBC Music
Google Play Music
iHeart
Radio Player Canada
Sirius/XM
Soundcloud
Spotify
Stingray Music

RECORDING STUDIO

Canterbury – Toronto
Dreamhouse Studios – Toronto
Metalworks Studios – Mississauga
Noble Street Studios – Toronto
Revolution Recording – Toronto
Studio Fast Forward – Montreal
The Orange Lounge Recording Studio – Toronto
The Warehouse Studio – Vancouver
Union SoundCompany – Toronto

CANADIAN INDEPENDENT LABEL

604 Records
Arts & Crafts Records
Black Box Recordings
Dine Alone Records
eOne
Last Gang Records
MDM Recordings Inc.
Nettwerk Records
New Damage Records
Open Road Recordings
Royal Mountain Records
Secret City Records
Six Shooter Records
True North

INDEPENT DISTRIBUTOR

Believe Distribution Services
Cadence Music Group
eOne Distribution
F.A.B. Distribution
Fontana North
IDLA
Indie Pool
Isotope Music
Outside Music
Distribution Select

MUSIC PUBLISHER

Arts & Crafts Music Publishing
Cadence Music Group
Casablanca Media Publishing
Cymba Music Publishing
Nettwerk Music
ole
Sony/ATV Music Publishing Canada
Third Side Music
Universal Music Publishing
Warner Chappell Music Inc.

MUSIC SCHOOLS

Durham College – Oshawa
Fanshawe College – London
Harris Institute – Toronto
Humber College – Toronto
Metalworks Institute – Mississauga
Nimbus School Of Recording – Vancouver
Oiart – London
Trebas Institute – Montreal/Toronto

MUSIC JOURNALIST

Andrew King – Canadian Musician
Ben Rayner – Toronto Star
Carla Gillis – Now Magazine
David Farrell – fyi Music News
Graham Rockingham – The Hamilton Spectator
Karen Bliss – Billboard/Samaritan Mag
Keith Sharp – Music Express
Mike Usinger – Georgia Strait
Nick Jennings – Freelance
Sarah Murphy – Exclaim

PUBLICIST

Amanda McCauley – Indoor Recess
Carrie Sager – Flip Publicity
Cristina Fernandes – Listen Harder
Dave Stelling, – Warner Music Canada
Eric Alper, That Eric Alper
Joelle May – Modmay
Julie Booth – Freshly Pressed PR
Ken Beattie – Killbeat Music
Samantha Pickard – Strut Entertainment
Stephen McGrath – Nightshop Media

MAJOR LABEL

Sony Music Canada
Universal Music Canada
Warner Music Canada

 

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