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Nominations Open for CMW’s Second Annual ‘Live Music Industry Awards’

January 3rd, 2017
Alvvays live at CMW 2015

Alvvays live at CMW 2015

Canadian Music Week 2017 (CMW) and Music Canada Live announce the second annual Live Music Industry Awards. It’ll be held from 4-6 p.m., Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel to celebrate the best of the live music business sector. As well, as the music industry shifts focus from recordings to live performances, CMW has expand its Live Music Summit programming to two days, running April 19-20, 2017.

“Last year the first-ever LMIA’s proved beyond a doubt that we have much to celebrate, by acknowledging lives’ incredible contributions to the industry.  This year, we continue shine a spotlight on this passionate and dedicated community – one that works tirelessly to put artists and fans together. This effort is at the heart of what Music Canada Live is about, and we are thrilled to co-present the second annual LMIA’s in 2017 with CMW on behalf of our members and Canada’s live music industry.”  Erin Benjamin, executive director of Music Canada Live.

Nomination for the Live Music Industry Awards are now open until January 27th.

Nominate here

Voting Opens February 1st.

Nominees will be posted on the Live Music Industry Awards website – – to be voted on by the general public and industry.

For more information, contact CMW at

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