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Nominees Announced for 2016 Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards

April 18th, 2016
MBIA

Bryan Adams at the 2015 CMBIAs

Canadian Music Week has announced the nominees and opened voting for the 2016 Canadian Music  & Broadcast Industry Awards. The awards gala will be held May 5, 2016 during CMW at teh Sheraton Centre Hotel in Toronto.

The nominees are:

BOOKING AGENCY
Bonsound
I Book Shows
Invictus Entertainment
Paquin Artists Agency
Sakamoto Entertainment
The Billions Corporation
The Feldman Agency
United Talent Agency

CASINO/SPECIALTY VENUE
Caesar’s Windsor – Windsor, ON
Casino Montreal – Montreal, QC
Casino New Brunswick – Moncton, NB
Casino Nova Scotia – Halifax, NS
Casino Rama – Orillia, ON
Casino Regina – Regina, SK
Club Regent Casino – Winnipeg, MB
Niagara Fallsview Casino – Niagara Falls, ON
River Cree – Edmonton, AB
River Rock Casino – Richmond, ON

MAJOR FACILITY OVER 8000
Air Canada Centre – Toronto, ON
Bell Centre – Montreal, QC
Budweiser Gardens – London, ON
Canadian Tire Centre – Ottawa, ON
MTS Centre – Winnipeg, MB
Rexall Place – Edmonton, AB
Rogers Arena – Vancouver, BC
Scotiabank Centre – Halifax, NS
Scotiabank Saddledome – Calgary, AB
The Molson Canadian Amphitheatre – Toronto, ON

MAJOR FACILITY UNDER 8000
Brandt Centre – Regina, SK
General Motors Centre – Oshawa, ON
Harbour Station – Saint John, NB
Mile One Centre – St. John’s, NL
Moncton Coliseum – Moncton, NB
Prospera Place – Kelowna, BC
Rogers K-Rock Centre – Kingston, ON
Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre – Victoria, BC
WFCU Centre – Windsor, ON

MANAGEMENT COMPANY
Arts & Crafts
Bedlam Management
Bruce Allen Talent
Chris Smith Management
Coalition Music
Eggplant Entertainment
Last Gang Management
OVO
RGK Entertainment Group
Sonic Entertainment
Watchdog Management
XO/SAL & Co.

PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE OVER 1,500
Burton Cummings Theatre for the Performing Arts – Winnipeg, MB
Centre in the Square – Kitchener, ON
Jack Singer Concert Hall in Arts Common – Calgary, AB
Massey Hall – Toronto, ON
National Arts Centre – Ottawa, ON
Orpheum Theatre – Vancouver, BC
Place des Arts – Montreal, QC
Queen Elizabeth Theatre – Vancouver, BC
Sony Centre – Toronto, ON

PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE UNDER 1,500
Algonquin Commons Theatre – Ottawa, ON
Community Auditorium – Thunder Bay, ON
Living Arts Centre – Mississauga, ON
Pantages Playhouse Theatre – Winnipeg, AB
Royal Theatre – Victoria, BC
The Rebecca Cohn – Halifax, NS
Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre – Montreal, QC
Vogue Theatre – Vancouver, BC

PROMOTER
AEG Live
Collective Concerts
Embrace
Evenko
Ink Entertainment
Live Nation
MRG
Paul Mercs Concerts

CANADIAN INDEPENDENT LABEL
604 Records
Dine Alone Records
eOne Music Canada
Indica Records
Last Gang Records
MDM Recordings
Open Road Recordings
Secret City Records
Six Shooter Records
True North Records
Wax Records

MAJOR LABEL
Sony
Universal
Warner

DIGITAL MUSIC RETAIL SERVICE
7Digital
Amazon.ca
Archambault.ca
eMusic
HMV igital
iTunes
Maplemusic.com
Zunior.com

DIGITAL MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE
Apple Music
CBC Music
Google Play Music
Sirius/XM
Slacker
Soundcloud
Spotify
Stingray Music
TIDAL Music
X-Box
YouTube

INDEPENDENT DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR
Cadence Music Group
DEP Distribution
Distribution Select
eOne
Fontana North
Outside Music
Sonic Unyon Distribution

To see the remainder of the cateogries and nominees, and also to vote, go to www.cmw.net

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