After many votes (for over 3000, champions have been crowned for the regional portion of the CBC Searchlight contest. 23 winners (including two from our area) will move on to the nationals to compete for the Best New Artist award. You can help by voting until May 4, 2015. The winner will be announced on q on CBC Radio on Friday, May 15. The grand prize is $20,000 worth of band gear from Yamaha Canada Music and a gig at the CBC Music Festival in Toronto.
The Hamilton regional champ is Burlington country duo Skinner for their song 2nd and Broadway. Click here for the CBC Story.
For the Kitchener-Waterloo Region, Listowel folkster Kyle Boyne took top honors for his tune Misguided Soul. Click here for the SouthwesternOntario.ca Story
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