Definitely Not The Junos, Come Celebrate The Brewnos!
Winnipeg’s most democratic awards show once again celebrates the best of our local music scene, returning to Shannon’s Irish Pub on Saturday April 6th for it’s 14th year, featuring a stellar line-up of free entertainment and great food and drink specials.
After the regular Saturday afternoon Celtic Jam hosted by Dale Brown wraps up at 7 the festivities get underway, with the hockey game on in the background, during performances by Dan Deeds, Lana Winterhalt, Northern Royals, House Handshake, Jamboree, Ronnie Ladabrouk & The Electric and the legendary Monuments Galore all for the low low cost of free!
Voting for the twelve-pack of categories is now closed and here’s a full list of this year’s winners, drawn in a completely unbiased, non-specific way:
One Voice (Singer-Songwriter) — Lana Winterhalt
I M 4 U (Duo / Trio / Group) — Trampoline
You Rock, We Roll (Pop / Rock Artist) — Iskwe
Friends (Roots / Folk / Country Artist) — Kerji Stephens
Not Fragile (Metal / Punk Artist) — Anomalism
Gotta Get Up (Hip Hop / Rap Artist) — Alpha Toshineza
Sample & Hold (Instrumental / Expiramental / Electronic Artist) — Joe Silva
Magic In The Music (World / Indigenous / Francophone Artist) — Sebastian Gaskin
Strawberry Wine (Soul / R&B / Vocal Artist) — Roman Clarke
Boxton (Jazz / Classical Artist) — Sarah Jo Kirsch
Party In The Sun (Small Festival) — Prairie Wind Music Festival
Old Times Were Good Times (Album Reissue / Band Reunion) — Monuments Galore
This great celebration of local music is brought to you by Beer For Breakfast, and proudly presented by Big Momma, Big Rock Brewery and 101.5 UMFM.