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Month: May 2014

Best of Saint John Music Poll – Nominees Announced!

BOSJUpdated HeaderWe are pleased to announce the nominees for the seventh annual Best of Saint John Music Poll!

Best Female Artist
Babette Hayward
Jessica Rhaye
Sadie Donahue

Best Male Artist
Adam Washburn
David R. Elliott
Wayne Hansen

Best Group
Learning
Little You, Little Me
Wooden Wives

Best New Artist
Bad People
Howl
Stegosaurus

Best Album
Learning – Culkin
David R. Elliott – Rearrange
The Playdates – The Sky Inside

Best Song
Learning – Burth
Little You, Little Me – You Shouldn’t Have To Sleep Alone at Night
The Playdates – Kids of Summer

Most Likely To Make It Big
Learning
Little You, Little Me
The Playdates

Best Musician
Adam Kierstead
Gavin Downes
Pierre Cormier

Best Venue
Pub Down Under
Peppers Pub
Sanctuary Theatre

Best Concert
I Love Livin’ In The Port City III – Peppers Pub, March 30, 2013
I Love Livin’ In The Port City IV – Peppers Pub, November 1, 2013
Truce 2013 – Peppers Pub, December 20, 2013

Best Radio Program
Deadly – 107.3FM
Maritime Disc Drive – 97.3FM
Vinyl Underground – 107.3FM

Best Video
Adam Washburn – So Heavy
David R. Elliott – Shadows
Little You, Little Me – You Shouldn’t Have To Sleep Alone At Night

Best Fan
Gavin Adams
Gordie Tufts
Katie Woodhouse

Best Album Artwork
Jessica Rhaye – Far Gone Lullabies
Learning – Culkin
Reagan’s Rayguns – Jeff

Winners will be announced at the Best of Saint John Music Awards, taking place at the Sanctuary Theatre May 16. The event features performances by Learning, The 506, Tomato/Tomato, and Reagan’s Rayguns, and is hosted by Chuck Teed, Clinton Charlton, and Anthony Enman. Stay tuned for more details in the coming days!

(Special thanks to the folks at Picaroons Traditional Ales, Pulp and Paper Design, Giraffecycle, Local 107.3FM, and BBQ Records for their continued support.)