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MuchFACT funded artists receive 76 Juno Nominations!


The 2012 Juno Award ceremony is fast approaching, and MuchFACT is pleased to announce that 76 MuchFACT supported artists have been nominated for awards. The MuchFACT funded 2012 Juno Award nominees are:

 

JUNO FAN CHOICE AWARD

Arcade Fire Sonovox*F>A>B

 

City and Colour Dine Alone*Universal

 

Ginette Reno Melon Miel*Sélect

 

SINGLE OF THE YEAR

City and Colour Dine Alone*Universal

Fragile Bird

 

The Sheepdogs Warner

I Don’t Know

 

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

City and Colour Dine Alone*Universal

 

Feist Arts&Crafts*EMI

 

GROUP OF THE YEAR

Arkells Arkells Music*Universal

 

Down With Webster Universal

 

Sam Roberts Band Universal

 

NEW ARTIST OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY FACTOR AND RADIO STARMAKER FUND)

Alyssa Reid Wax*Warner

 

Dan Mangan Arts&Crafts*EMI

 

Diamond Rings Secret City*EMI

 

JRDN Kuya*Fontana North

 

Lindi Ortega Last Gang*Universal

 

NEW GROUP OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY FACTOR AND RADIO STARMAKER FUND

Hey Rosetta! Sonic*Warner

Mother Mother Last Gang*Universal

The Rural Alberta Advantage Paper Bag*Fontana North

The Sheepdogs Warner

 

SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY SIRIUSXM CANADA)

Dallas Green Dine Alone*Universal | Publisher: Cobalt

“Fragile Bird”, “We Found Each Other”, “Weightless” LITTLE HELL – City and Colour

Dan Mangan Arts&Crafts*EMI | Publisher: Dan Mangan Music

“About As Helpful As You Can Be Without Being Any Help At All”, “Post-War Blues”, “Oh Fortune” OH FORTUNE – Dan Mangan

Feist Arts&Crafts*EMI | Publishers: Universal Music MBG Ltd., Heavy Sheet Music / Warner Chappell

“How Come You Never Go There”, “Graveyard” – co-songwriters Mocky & Chilly Gonzales, “The Circle Married The Line” – co-songwriters Mike Little & Chris Byrne METALS – Feist

 

Jim Cuddy Warner | Publisher: Buried Crow Music

“Everyone Watched The Wedding”, “Skyscraper Soul”, “Watch Yourself Go Down” SKYSCRAPER SOUL – Jim Cuddy

 

Ron Sexsmith Warner | Publisher: Ronboy Rhymes/Sony ATV Music Publishing (SOCAN)

“Get In Line”, “Believe It When I See It”, “Middle of Love” LONG PLAYER LATE BLOOMER – Ron Sexsmith

 

COUNTRY ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Jimmy Rankin Song Dog*Fontana North

Forget About the World

 

ADULT ALTERNATIVE ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Cuff The Duke Paper Bag*Fontana North

Morning Comes

 

Feist Arts&Crafts*EMI

Metals

 

Jenn Grant Six Shooter*Warner

Honeymoon Punch

 

Jim Cuddy Warner

Skyscraper Soul

 

Ron Sexsmith Warner

Long Player Late Bloomer

 

ALTERNATIVE ALBUM OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY LONG & MCQUADE)

Dan Mangan Arts & Crafts*EMI

Oh Fortune

Destroyer Merge*F>A>B

Kaputt

Fucked Up Matador*Sélect

David Comes To Life

Timber Timbre Arts&Crafts*EMI

Creep On Creepin’ On

 

POP ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Down With Webster Universal

Time To Win Vol. II

 

Lights Lights Music*Universal

Siberia

 

Marianas Trench 604*Universal

Ever After

 

ROCK ALBUM OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY RECORDING ARTISTS' COLLECTING SOCIETY - A DIVISION OF ACTRA)

Arkells Arkells Music*Universal

Michigan Left

 

Matthew Good Universal

Lights of Endangered Species

 

Sam Roberts Band Universal

Collider

 

Sloan Outside

The Double Cross

 

The Sheepdogs Warner

Learn & Burn

 

VOCAL JAZZ ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Sophie Milman eOne

In The Moonlight

 

The Nylons Linus*Universal

Skin Tight

 

FRANCOPHONE ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Coeur de Pirate Gross Boîte*Sélect

Blonde

 

Jérôme Minière La Tribu*DEP

Le vrai le faux

 

Malajube Dare To Care*Sélect

La caverne

 

RAP RECORDING OF THE YEAR

Classified Half Life*Sony Music

Handshakes and Middle Fingers

 

D-Sisive URBNET* Fontana North

Jonestown 2: Jimmy Go Bye Bye

 

Kardinal Offishall Black Stone Colleagues* Universal

Anywhere (Ol’ Time Killin’ Part.2)

 

Swollen Members Battle Axe/Suburban Noize*eOne

Daggermouth

 

DANCE RECORDING OF THE YEAR

Mia Martina CP*EMI

Devotion

 

R&B/SOUL RECORDING OF THE YEAR

JRDN Kuya*Fontana North

IAMJRDN

 

Jully Black Universal

Set it Off ft. Kardinal Offishall

 

Karl Wolf Lone Wolf*Universal

Ghetto Love ft. Kardinal Offishall

 

ABORIGINAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY ABORIGINAL PEOPLES TELEVISION NETWORK)

Murray Porter Independent

Songs Lived & Life Played

 

ROOTS & TRADITIONAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR: SOLO

Bruce Cockburn True North*Universal

Small Source of Comfort

 

Lindi Ortega Last Gang*Universal

Little Red Boots

 

ROOTS & TRADITIONAL ALBUM OF THE YEAR: GROUP

The Deep Dark Woods Six Shooter*Warner

The Place I Left Behind

 

The Wailin’ Jennys True North*Universal

Bright Morning Stars

 

WORLD MUSIC ALBUM OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY CANADA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS)

Socalled Dare To Care*Sélect

Sleepover

 

JACK RICHARDSON PRODUCER OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY SLAIGHT MUSIC)

k.d. lang

(co-producer Joe Pisapia) “I Confess” | “Sugar Buzz” SING IT LOUD – k.d. lang and the Siss Boom Bang

 

RECORDING ENGINEER OF THE YEAR

Chris Shreenan-Dyck

(co-engineer Tim Vesely) “Everyone Watched The Wedding” | “Watch Yourself Go” SKYSCRAPER SOUL – Jim Cuddy

 

David Travers-Smith

“All The Stars” (co-engineer Mark Howard) – BRIGHT MORNING STARS – The Wailin’ Jennys | “Soon The Birds” SOON THE BIRDS – Oh Susanna

 

George Seara

“A Little Bit of Love” KAESHAMMER – Michael Kaeshammer | “Let Go” TRACING LIGHT – Laila Biali

 

Jeff Wolpert

“You’re Not Alone” | “Cosmic Ballet” SEA – Sarah Slean

 

RECORDING PACKAGE OF THE YEAR

Jannie McInnes (Art Director), Robyn Kotyk, Graydon Sheppard, Sammy Rawal, Petra Cuschieri (Designers), Heather Goodchild (Illustrator) Arts&Crafts*EMI

Metals, FEIST

 

Kirsten Gauthier, Anthony Swaneveld (Art Directors), Anthony Swaneveld (Designer), Steve Dunk (Illustrator – Font), Janet Kimber (Photographer) Independent

Get Yourself Home LAURA REPO

 

Taylor Kirk (Art Director/Photographer), Robyn Kotyk (Designer), Nina Nielsen (Photographer) Arts & Crafts*EMI

Creep On Creepin’ On TIMBER TIMBRE

 

VIDEO OF THE YEAR (SPONSORED BY MUCHFACT, EXCLUSIVELY FUNDED BY BELL MEDIA)

John JP Poliquin Last Gang*Universal

The Stand - MOTHER MOTHER

 

Jon Busby Arts&Crafts*EMI

Rows of Houses - DAN MANGAN

 

Jose Lourenco Paper Bag*Fontana North

Stamp - THE RURAL ALBERTA ADVANTAGE

 

Michael Maxxis Royal Mountain*Arts&Crafts/EMI

Good Day At The Races -HOLLERADO

 

Mike Roberts Outside

Rumbleseat - THE SADIES

 

MUSIC DVD OF THE YEAR

Anthony Seck, Jannie McInnes, Chip Sutherland Arts&Crafts

Feist: Look At What The Light Did Now - FEIST

 

Elinor Svobodo/Salazar, Tegan Quin, Sara Quin, Piers Henwood, Nick Blasko Warner Bros*Warner

Tegan and Sara: Get Along - TEGAN AND SARA

 

Best of luck to all the nominees! The 2012 Juno Awards takes place in Ottawa, Ontario on Sunday April 1, 2012.