More in awards season news - the Indian Summer Music Awards (ISMA) announced their nominees! Check them out here.
The Indian Summer Music Awards take place each year at the Indian Summer Festival on Wilwaukee's lakefront in Wisconsin. The winners of the awards will be announced Saturday September 8th, at a ceremony hosted by Joy Harjo.
Here are the 2012 Indian Summer Music Award nominees:
Blues Song Living The Blues from Just Living The Blues, Bluedog Everybody’s Got The Blues from The Art of Peace, Michael Jacobs
Contemporary / Modern Instrumental Song What May Come from String Theory, Joseph Strider Watersong from Supernation , Vince Fontaine's Indian City Lightning Drum from Waking From the Roots, Coyote Jump Shades of Blue and Shades of Blue, Gabriel Ayala Into The Sunset from Earth Songs, Douglas Blue Feather and Danny Voris
Country Song Come Home from My Country Song, David St. Germain Beautiful from My Country Song, David St. Germain Runaway from Ali Fontaine, Ali Fontaine Forever Young from Ali Fontaine, Ali Fontaine Right Where I Wanna Be from The Long Way Home, Don Amero
Folk Song House of Sand from The Art of Peace, Michael Jacobs La Lupa (The She Wolf) from La Lupa (The She Wolf), Jimmy Lee Young The Rain Gonna Come and This is How the Story Goes, Dustin Lee
HipHop Song Ijinamowin from Visions from One Nation, Flying Down Thunder and Rise Ashen Foolin' Around from Saved by the Bell, REZHOGS Hear My Cry and Hear My Cry, Frank Waln I Miss You from B. of Dakota South Records, Brandis Knudsen Games from The Hangover, Nightshield
Pop Song Missing You Just Living The Blues Bluedog God Bless the Whole World The Art of Peace Michael Jacobs Supernation Supernation Vince Fontaine's Indian City Sunrise Supernation Vince Fontaine's Indian City La Lupa (The She Wolf) La Lupa (The She Wolf) Jimmy Lee Young
Rock Song Cross My Heart from Just Living The Blues, Bluedog Supernation from Supernation, Vince Fontaine's Indian City Stand from Supernation, Vince Fontaine's Indian City That Bottle in Your Hand A Residential School Story, weaselhead The Hangover from The Hangover, Nightshield
Traditional Native American Drum Song Monkey Meat I from Tribute to the Oldtimers, Pipestone Fancy Trick Song from Warriors in the Mist, Tha Tribe Wanbli from Drum Boy-Mistikwaskihk Napesis, Northern Cree This is It from Horse Dance-Mistatim Simoowin, Cree Confederation Sing With Me from Dancerz Groove, Northern Cree
For a complete list visit indiansummer.org/music--entertainment/this-years-nominees.aspx.