Podcast Episode 6 – The ECMA Rundown

Jeff and Mitch sat down to talk about the upcoming East Coast Music Awards, taking place in Saint John, NB, beginning on April 26th, 2017.  You can check it out in iTunes at the link below.  During the chat they decided to take note of of their predictions.  For anyone keeping count at home, the following is how the predictions play out.

                                                                      Jeff                                                    Mitch

Album of The Year                            Classified  – Greatful                             Repartee – All Lit Up

Song of The Year                             Ria Mae – “Ooh Love”                           Classified – “No Pressure”

Folk Rec of The Year                        Heather Rankin – A Fine line                Heather Rankin – A Fine Line

Group Rec of The Year                     Paper Lions – Full Colour                      The Town Heroes – Please, Everyone

Indigenous Act of The Year              City Natives                                          City Natives

Pop Rec of The Year                         Ria Mae – Ria Mae                                 Ria Mae – Ria Mae

Rap/Hip-Hop Rec of The Year         Classified – Greatful                               City Natives – Nomadic

Rising Star Rec of The Year              Hillsburn – In The Battle Years               Like A Motorcycle – High Hopes

Rock Rec of The Year                        Adam Baldwin                                       Adam Baldwin

Solo Rec of The Year                        Ria Mae                                                 Ben Caplan

Fans Choice Entertainer                  The Stanfields                                         Ria Mae

Fans Choice Video                           Ria Mae – “Gold”                                    Classified – “Work Away”

Company of The Year                       Spincount                                              Groundswell

Event of The Year                             In The Dead of Winter                           Celtic Colours

Media Outlet of The Year                Halifax is Burning                                    Canadian Beats

Venue of The Year                            Plan B Lounge                                        The Seahorse Tavern

Video of The Year                             Ria Mae – “Gold”                                    Like A Motorcycle – “Nobody Knows”


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Jeff is one-fourth of the group that makes up HAFILAX. His usual ramblings can be read right here on the website. If reading isn't your thing, he also hosts the Basement Tapes podcast.