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Chris Buck Band Nominated for 7 BCCMA Awards


ANNOUNCED: Friday September 22nd, 2017 – Vancouver, BC

The 41st Annual BC Awards nominees, includes Chris Buck Band who ties with fellow Sakamoto Agency mates,  The Washboard Union for the most nominations this year with 7 each, in artist award categories.

Chris Buck Band have been nominated for Album of the YearGroup or Duo of the YearEntertainer of the YearFans’ ChoiceSingle of the YearThat’s When You KnowSocan Songwriter of the YearThat’s When You Know (Jeff Johnson, Chris Buck) and Video of the YearThat’s When You Know.

Band members Taylor Allum (Drums), Phil Puxley (Banjo) & Ryan Stead (Guitar), Producer – Jeff Johnson and Video Director – David MacDonald are also amongst those nominated this year.

The award show & winners will be revealed on Sunday October 22nd, 2017 at the Molson Canadian Theatre (formally Red Robinson Theatre) – Hard Rock Casino in Coquitlam, BC.

For more details, click here.



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(Moncton, New Brunswick – October 16th, 2015)

Music•Musique NB (MNB) has unveiled the winners who have made their mark on the New Brunswick music scene in 2014-15 during a gala event held last night at The Tide and Boar Ballroom (Thursday October 15th, 2015). Tristan Horncastle was presented with Album of the Year for A Little Bit of AlrightCountry Artist of the Year and Fans’ Choice. 

The gala kicked off Festival (506), a four-day event that showcases some of the best of the New Brunswick music industry. The festival aims to present a diverse, comprehensive and all around awesome experience for delegates and fans alike!Wow, what a night here in ‪Moncton‬, NB for the Prix Music NB Awards! 

I was up for 3 awards tonight, and thought, “if I get 1, I’m a happy camper and so blessed to be living my dream!” Insane night!!! Can’t thank all my CRAZY COUNTRY FANS enough, Music/Musique NB, Canadian country radio, my Mom, my family, the brother I never had, but now have, Matt Mazerolle and my family out west, Royalty Records Inc., Sakamoto Entertainment and Sony Music Canada!Thank you all for giving me a shot at living my dream!!” – Tristan Horncastle

When you hear a Tristan Horncastle song, whether it’s the Friday night anthem “She Brings The Beer” or the yearning “You Want,” you’re hearing his life. 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 brand new single, “Drinkin’ Girl,” coming out on October 19th, 2015, which is just a taste of his next album, Turnin’ Up A Sundown, due out in February 2016.

Music/Musique NB (MNB) is the provincial music industry association that elevates NB’s music community through development, promotion and celebration. Music/Musique NB (MNB) is a provincial music industry association that provides a support network for musicians, managers, and businesses that are involved in the creation of music within the province of New Brunswick. MNB is a non-profit association with ties on regional, provincial, and national levels with government agencies and departments who enable us to lobby and promote our industry and our artists whenever possible. MNB’s primary responsibility is to represent the interests of its members and foster the New Brunswick music industry.
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For more information and media inquires, please contact:

Kathryn Hummel
Royalty Records
(416) 712-9375

Tenille Wins BIG at The 2013 ACMA Awards in Red Deer!



Tenille was honoured with two awards tonight at the Association for Country Music in Alberta‘s Award show in Red Deer.

Tenille took home for the 2nd year running “Female Artist of the Year” and 1st time win for “Fan’s Choice“.



From us here at Royalty, we’re thrilled for Tenille and looking forward to another great year ahead for this young woman’s career.

Tonight’s event is a great start to 2013 and we’re really looking forward to what’s ahead.