Four incredible local acts are up for the 2016 Indie Awards (Part of Canadian Music Week). Hopefully, they'll be taking some hardware home at the May 4th ceremony in Toronto.
Two Hamilton Rock bands, the Arkells (Single of the Year) and Monster Truck (Rock Group of the Year) are in the running. Hammer town folk rock duo, Whitehorse were nominated for Group of the Year and Songwriter of the Year.
Links: Whitehorse, More Whitehorse Stories, Video above courtesy of Six Shooter Records
Links: Monster Truck, More Monster Truck Stories, Video above courtesy of CBC Music
Talented St. Catharines artist City and Colour is also in the running for Songwriter of the Year and Artist of the Year.
Links: City and Colour, More City and Colour Stories, Video above courtesy of Dee Clements
GOOD LUCK EVERYONE!
Here's the complete list of nominees.
- Arkells: Leather Jacket
- Coleman Hell: 2 Heads
- Jocelyn Alice: Jackpot
- The Strumbellas: Spirits
- Wintersleep: Amerika
- Carly Rae Jepsen: Emotion
- Grimes: Art Angels
- Majical Cloudz: Are You Alone?
- Tobias Jesso Jr.: Goon
- Viet Cong: Viet Cong
Alternative ArtistInternational Artist
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