Toronto Independent Music Awards

tima2016flyerweb3

The Toronto Independent Music Awards are taking place on September 30 in Revival with winners announced on the night. As always the competition is tough with many great acts up for awards in different categories.

Nominees:

Best Music Video Long List:

The Nursery for “Digital Ashes”

Countermeasure for “Opera Somnia”

Leah Daniels for “Your Kiss is Killing Me”

Danielle Knoll for “Alive”

Lyric Dubee for “Young & Restless”

We Are for “Dufferin 83”

The Marrieds for “Fingers Crossed”

Jutes for “Cocaine Cinderella”

Honey Beard for “Hummingbird”

Pyramid Theorem for “Drive”

Tremayne for “City Lights”

Last Bullet for “Sin”

KINK for “In My Eyes”

Red Handed Denial for “Collector”

 

Best World:

Bill McBirnie and Bruce Jones, Extreme Flute

Vandana Vishwas

Juneyt Yetkiner

Trinity Mpho

Los Poetas

 

Best International:

Gov

Caritos Plaza

Napkin

Holy Bouncer

The Recipe

 

Best Country:

Anthony Tullo

Leah Daniels

Tianna Woods

Emma Elena Grace

Gina Horswood

 

Best Jazz Instrumental:

Brad Cheeseman Group

Turbo Street Funk

Mike Field

BROWNMAN ELECTRYC TRIO

Roger Chong Quartet

 

Best Jazz Vocal:

Ori Dagan

Turbo Street Funk

Natasha Roldan

Monty Greig

Adam David Halsey

 

Best Instrumental or Classical:

Bill McBirnie and Bruce Jones, Extreme Flute

NUA

Luau or Die

Juneyt Yetkner

 

Best Young Songwriter:

Melanie Frade

Karina Wipper

Lyric Dubee

Wes Mason

Brighid Fry

Sophia Radisch

 

Best Folk or Roots:

The Marrieds

Taylor Holden

Hidden Roots Collective

Chanelle Albert

 

Best Singer-Songwriter:

Sarah Smith

Sydney Delong

Lauren Haze

Samara York

Emma Elena Grace

 

Best Adult Contemporary:

Julian Taylor Band

Ivy James

Mermaids Exist

Angela Saini

Park Eddy

 

Best Urban:

Leondro

Michael Mazze

Frank Castle

Jae Ari

Jutes

Fresh Kils

Promise

 

Best Rock or Loud:

Van Halst

Fallen Heirs

Last Bullet

ONFIILM

Seven Symphonies

 

Best Indie:

girlongirl

VALLEY

Limestone Chorus

Sky Terminal

Dress Black

 

Best Pop or Electronic:

Tafari Anthony

Lori Nuic

Michael Mazze

Countermeasure

Jo3Y Q

 

Best Out-Of-Province:

Bridgeway

Brittany McQuinn

Cynthia Hamar

ERA9

We Were Lovers

The Statistics

 

Best USA:

Wolkoff

International Show

Kevin Chambers

Lucky Patrick

The Wolves of Chernobyl

 

Best Song (Top Prize), second and third runner up:

Announced Live at the Toronto Independent Music Awards Gala and Festival on Sept 30, 2016 at Revival in Toronto, Ontario.

2016 Grand Jury:

  • Nicole Fiorentino, Musician (The Smashing Pumpkins, Brody Dalle, Veruca Salt).
  • Tyler Tasson, Manager, Label Services at ole.
  • Andy Hawke, A&R / Label Manager, Cadence Music, Fontana North.
  • Raoul Juneja, Producer, Media Expert on Urban & South Asian Music.
  • Matt White, Lemmon Entertainment.
  • Alan Cross, Professional Music Geek and Broadcaster.
  • Hill Kourkoutis, Musician and Producer (Serena Ryder, The Weeknd, Hill & the Sky Heroes).
  • Andreas Kalogiannides, Entertainment Lawyer, Member of Toronto Music Industry Advisory Council.
  • Chris Paco, Ben Rispin, Mannish Singlha, of Misfit Island, Best Music Video Category Judges.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s