December 9th, 2015 (Edmonton, AB) The Association of Country Music in Alberta (ACMA) is thrilled to announce Amy Metcalfe will host the 5th Annual ACMA Dinner & Awards Show and 1st year to broadcast on Shaw TV Alberta wide, taking place Sunday January 31st, 2016 in Red Deer, AB. Royalty artists to perform at this event include, The Orchard & Amy Metcalfe.
The ACMA Awards Show is an annual event held to celebrate and recognize the outstanding contributions Alberta artists, musicians, individuals and companies make in the country music industry throughout each year. Awards are presented in 11 categories:
2015 ACMA Female Artist of the Year
2015 ACMA Male Artist of the Year
2015 ACMA Group/Duo of the Year
2015 ACMA Fan’s Choice ~ presented by Royalty Records
2015 ACMA Industry Person of the Year ~ presented by PM Gigs
2015 ACMA Talent Buyer of the Year
2015 ACMA Song of the Year
2015 ACMA Album of the Year
2015 ACMA Video of the Year
2015 ACMA Single of the Year
2015 ACMA Rising Star ~ presented by Ranchman’s Cookhouse & Dancehall
In addition, our 2015 ACMA Hall of Fame Inductee Larry Werner will be honoured for his continued contributions to the development, nurturing and promoting of Country Music, Country Music Artists and the Country Music Industry within the Province of Alberta.
The evening showcases live performances from some of Alberta’s top talent including the 5 Rising Star nominees’.
About Shaw TV
Shaw TV is your local voice. We profile interesting people and places, providing insight and a unique voice on community issues and events. We give members of the public access to Channel 10 as well as free training! We are currently accepting completed shows and new programming ideas that reflect Alberta!
About the Association of Country Music in Alberta (ACMA)
Established in 2008, the ACMA is a membership-based, non-profit organization whose mission is to develop, nurture and promote Alberta Country Music and its Artists, and to support the Alberta Country Music Industry and its Alberta based companies to the best of our ability.
Sponsors of the ACMA and the 2015 ACMA Dinner and Awards Show include the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA), 840 CFCW Edmonton, Hanson Productions & Entertainment, XM105 Whitecourt, CISN Country Edmonton, Country 105 Calgary, Royalty Records Inc., Ranchman’s Cookhouse & Dancehall, PM Gigs, Exposure Productions, Sheraton Hotel Red Deer and Lifford Wine & Spirits.