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.