The Western Canadian Music Awards announced their 2011 nominees this morning and some of our favourites are among them.
All up for Aboriginal Recording of Year:
- Black Rain - Under The Gun
- Colette Trudeau - Colette Trudeau
- Cris Derksen - The Cusp
- Don Amero - The Long Way Home (download "Life's Been Pretty Sweet" here)
- FEENIX – Collabanation
- Vince Fontaine (of Eagle and Hawk) - Songs For Turtle Island
The awardswill be presented at the Yukon Arts Centre in Whitehorse YT during BreakOut West 2011 on Sunday October 23rd.