MUSIC NOVA SCOTIA AWARDS – YARMOUTH 2015

MUSIC AWARDS

Web.com Entertainer of the Year: Joel Plaskett

Solo Recording of the Year: Mo Kenney – “In My Dreams”

Group Recording of the Year: Gypsophilia – “Night Swimming”

New Artist Recording of the Year: Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound – “Don’t You Know”

Recording of the Year (Tie): Gabrielle Papillon “The Tempest Of Old” and Mo Kenney – “In My Dreams”

SOCAN Songwriter of the Year: Ria Mae – “Clothes Off” (Ria Mae, Luke Boyd, J Mullan)

Music Video of the Year – Mo Kenney – “Telephones” (Director: Nathan Boey)

Aboriginal Artist of the Year: City Natives

Acadian/Francophone Artist of the Year: Maxim Cormier

African Nova Scotian Artist of the Year: Reeny Smith

Alternative Recording of the Year: In-Flight Safety – “Conversationalist”

Americana/Bluegrass Recording of the Year: Old Man Luedecke – “I Never Sang Before I Met You”

Blues Recording of the Year: Charlie A’Court – “Come On Over”

Country Recording of the Year: Jen Miller – “Can’t No One Bring Me Down”

Digital Artist of the Year: The Town Heroes

DJ of the Year: Ryan Hemsworth

Electronic Recording of the Year: Rich Aucoin

Folk Recording of the Year: Jenn Grant – “Compostela”

Hip Hop Recording of the Year: Quake Matthews – “Rap Music”

Inspirational Recording of the Year: Erika Kulnys – “Angel On The Road”

Jazz Recording of the Year: Gypsophilia – “Night Swimming”

Loud Recording of the Year: Old Blood – “Black Budget Science”

Musician of the Year: Keith Mullins

Pop Recording of the Year: Mo Kenney – “In My Dreams”

Rock Recording of the Year: Jessie Brown – “Act II: Decisions”

Traditional/Roots Recording of the Year: Keith Mullins – “Island Sol”

Urban Recording of the Year: Roxy & The Underground Soul Sound – “Puppet”

INDUSTRY AWARDS

Booking Agent of the Year: Jason MacIsaac, The MacIsaac Agency

Community Presenter of the Year: Glasgow Square Theatre

Company of the Year: Sonic Entertainment Group

Corporate Sponsor of the Year: Casino Nova Scotia

Educator of the Year: Erin Costelo

Event of the Year: Halifax Pop Explosion

Industry Professional of the Year: Trevor Murphy, Pigeon Row

Live Technician of the Year: Trevor DeSouza, groundSOUND

Manager of the Year: Ian McKinnon, GroundSwell Music Inc.

Media Professional of the Year: Stephen Cooke, The Chronicle Herald

Producer Of The Year: Joel Plaskett

Production Company of the Year: groundSOUND

Promoter of the Year: Mike Campbell, The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Publicist of the Year: Trevor Murphy, Pigeon Row

Radio Program of the Year: Halifax Is Burning (CKDU 88.1FM)

Radio Station of the Year: CKDU 88.1FM

Recording Studio of the Year: New Scotland Yard

Studio Engineer Of The Year: Thomas Stajcer, New Scotland Yard / Echo Chamber

Venue of the Year: The Carleton Music Bar & Grill

Visual Artist of the Year: Mat Dunlap

Volunteer of the Year: Tanya Beers