Congratulations to Hey Romeo, The Orchard, Amy Metcalfe, Blake Reid and Rob Smith on your Nominations!
The ACMA Awards show weekend will take place on Saturday January 21st & Sunday January 22nd, 2017 in Red Deer, AB.
For a complete list of all the Nominee’s in each category and to cast your VOTE, please visit: http://abcountrymusic.ca/nominees.aspx
Tickets for the 2016 ACMA Dinner and Awards Show are on sale now!
About the Association of Country Music in Alberta (ACMA)
Established in 2008, the ACMA is a membership-based,...
Royalty Records was saddened to hear of the passing of Greg Paul on November 9, 2016. Greg won the CFCW Star Search Contest in the mid-80’s, which awarded him a recording contract for one album produced by R. Harlan Smith and released on the Royalty label. Greg’s immense talent led Royalty to release two additional albums through the 90’s. A video of “Papa”, co-written by Greg and Dennis Charney, was also released in the 90’s. A Christmas duet, entitled Rocky Mountain Christmas by Greg and Marleigh Rouault...
This October 2016, The Orchard will be heading to OCL studios in Calgary, to work with iconic producer, Jim Scott (Tedeschi Trucks, Johnny Cash, Wilco). Jim’s management was sent demos from this Edmonton based band and in no time emails were going back and forth setting dates to record The Orchard’s next collection of music. Jim expressed interest right away and has provided the band with glowing reviews.
Jim also expressed his vision and sound comparisons for The Orchard’s sound and song writing to early Crowded House meets 10 000...
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The Chris Buck Band is quickly becoming one of the hottest new country acts in Canada.
2015 saw the band score their first two independent top 40 Singles with “Leave Your Light On” and the viral country dance anthem “Giddy Up”. They recently received a call from Nashville that they have won 1st prize in the 2016 UnSignedOnly Songwriting contest.
Their latest release hitting radio September 26th, 2016 is titled “Sun Sets Down”, produced by Jeff Johnson (2 time nominee at the 2016...
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September 20th, 2016
Chris Buck Band and Robyn & Ryleigh Nominated For Multiple BCCMA Awards!
2016 BCCMA nominees announced, which included Royalty Records artists, Chris Buck Band and Robyn & Ryleigh. Both artists have been recognized in the categories for Group or Duo of the Year and Video Director of the Year, as well as in several other categories. The full lists of nominations are provided below. Chris Buck Band will also be performing at...
Music•Musique NB (MNB) has unveiled the nominees’ list for the 7th annual Prix MNB Awards. A total of 25 awards will be presented to artists and industry professionals who have made their mark on the NB music scene in the past year.
Tristan Horncastle has received 5 nominations in the following categories, Country Artist of the Year, Album of the Year, SOCAN Song of the Year, Video of the Year and Producer of the Year for his current album “Turnin’ Up A Sundown”.
When you hear a Tristan Horncastle song, whether it’s...
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Brand new single from Tristan Horncastle hits county radio on August 29th, 2016. This song was co-written with Larry Mccoy (Thomas Rhett, James Wesley, Ray Stevens) in Nashville and produced by Bart Butler, Aaron Goodvin and Tristan Horncastle.
With the Canadian radio success of his Top 5 selling debut album A Little Bit Of Alright having established Horncastle as an undeniable breakout artist, he’s eager to share more of his life on his recently released #1 selling album, Turnin’ Up A...
TRISTAN HORNCASTLE NOMINATED FOR 2016 CCMA
“RECORDING PACKAGE OF THE YEAR”
July 13, 2016 – EDMONTON, AB – Tristan Horncastle’s design team was announced today to be amongst this years 2016 Canadian Country Music Award Nominees. Designer, Bronwin Parks & Photographer Mark Maryanovich, have been nominated for “Recording Package of the Year”.
The album package under consideration for the Recording Package of the Year CCMA Award comes from Parks’ work for the latest release by...
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July 5th, 2016 (Edmonton, AB)
CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC FAMILY, LOST ONE OF ITS TRUE PIONEERS
RIP: Jimmy Arthur Ordge, a Canadian country star born in Donalda area where he started picking and playing for school house dances. Jim moved to Edmonton in his teens and was a regular on “Old Dad Taylor’s Jubilee Jamboree”.
Jimmy Arthur Ordge was among the first Canadian country recording artists to score top 10 hits on Canadian charts, with his 1967 hit “Irena Cheyenne” and again in 1970 with his novelty...
July 1st, 2016 – Canada Day Back Yard Party with KG Country – Red Deer, AB
July 1st, 2016 – Grand Falls Potato Festival – Grand Falls NB
July 1st, 2016 – Canada Day Concert – Cremona, AB
July 1st, 2016 – Broadmoor Lake Park – Strathcona, AB
July 1st, 2016 – Magnificient River Rats Festival – Athabasca, AB
July 1st, 2016 – St. Albert Canada Day Festivities – St. Albert, AB