MuchFACT funded artists receive 64 ECMA nominations


The 2012 East Coast Music Award nominations came out today, and MuchFACT is pleased to announce that 4 MuchFACT funded videos have been nominated for the Bell Aliant Fan's Choice Video of the Year catergory!

Ghettosocks – Stolen Kicks (Director: Darrell Faria)
Hey Rosetta! – Bandages (Director: Noah Pink)
The Trews – Hope & Ruin (Director: Drew Lightfood)
Tim Chaisson and Morning Fold – Slippin' Away (Director: J.P. Poliquin)

MuchFACT would like to congratulate everyone nominated for the 2012 ECMAS. We are very proud to say that MuchFACT funded artists got an amazing 64 nominations

Bell Aliant Fan's Choice Entertainer of the Year
BLOU
David Myles
Hey Rosetta!
In-Flight Safety
Jenn Grant
Jimmy Rankin
Paper Lions
The Trews
Tim Chaisson and Morning Fold

Bell Aliant Fan's Choice Video of the Year
Classified – The Day Doesn't Die (Feat. David Myles) (Director: RT)
David Myles – Simple Pleasures (Director: Hiep Vu)
Ghettosocks – Stolen Kicks (Director: Darrell Faria)
Hey Rosetta! – Bandages (Director: Noah Pink)
Jimmy Rankin – Here in My Heart (Director: Jeth Weinrich)
Jimmy Rankin – I'm Just Saying (Director: Jeth Weinrich)
The Trews – Hope & Ruin (Director: Drew Lightfood)
Three Sheet – Stamina (iphone4!) (Director: Aram Kouyouamdjian)
Tim Chaisson and Morning Fold – Slippin' Away (Director: J.P. Poliquin)

African - Canadian Recording of the Year
Ghettochild – In the Making

Album of the Year
Catherine MacLellan – Silhouette (Producers: David Baxter & Catherine MacLellan)
Hey Rosetta! – Seeds (Producer: Tony Doogan)
Jenn Grant – Honeymoon Punch (Producer: Daniel Ledwell)
Jimmy Rankin – Forget About the World (Producer: Bill Bell)

Country Recording of the Year
Gordie Sampson – Almost Beautiful
Jimmy Rankin – Forget About the World

DVD of the Year
Shelter with Thieves – Live at The Seahorse (Director: Terrance Hand)

Folk Recording of the Year
Catherine MacLellan – Silhouette
Christina Martin – A House Concert
David Myles – Live At The Carleton
Madison Violet – The Good in Goodbye

Group Recording of the Year
Chris Colepaugh and the Crew – Missed A Page
Hey Rosetta! – Seeds
The Trews – Hope & Ruin

Loud Recording of the Year
Shelter with Thieves – Someday is Never Soon Enough

Pop Recording of the Year
Classified – Handshakes And Middle Fingers
Molly Thomason – Beauty Queen
Rebekah Higgs – Odd Fellowship

Rap / Hip–Hop Recording of the Year
Classified
Three Sheet

Rising Star Recording of the Year
Carmen Townsend – Waitin' and Seein'
Molly Thomason – Beauty Queen

Rock Recording of the Year
Carmen Townsend – Waitin' and Seein'
Jenn Grant – Honeymoon Punch
Mark Bragg – Your Kiss
The Trews – Hope & Ruin

Roots / Traditional Group Recording of the Year
Rawlins Cross – Heart Head Hands

Roots / Traditional Solo Recording of the Year
Kim Stockwood – Back to the Water

Solo Recording of the Year
Catherine MacLellan – Silhouette
Classified – Handshakes and Middle Fingers
Gordie Sampson – Almost Beautiful
Jimmy Rankin – Forget About the World

Songwriter of the Year
Classified – That Ain't Classy (Composer: Luke Boyd)
David Myles – Simple Pleasures (Composer: David Myles)
Jimmy Rankin – Here in My Heart (Composers: Jimmy Rankin & Patricia Conroy)
Mark Bragg – Roll Baby Roll (Composer: Mark Bragg)
Paper Lions – Stay Here For A While (Composers: Rob MacPhee, John MacPhee, Colin Buchanan & David Cyrus MacDonald)

Song of the Year
Classified – That Ain't Classy
David Myles – Simple Pleasures
Jenn Grant – Getcha Good
Jimmy Rankin – Here in My Heart
Paper Lions – Stay Here For A While
The Trews – Hope & Ruin

World Recording of the Year
Mia Martina – Devotion

Audio Professional of the Year
Chris Colepaugh

Best of luck to all the nominees. The 2012 East Coast Music Awards takes place in Moncton New Brunswick on Sunday April 15th!