Moncton, NB (September 21, 2015) – And the secret is out: Music•Musique NB (MNB) has unveiled the list of contenders for the 6th annual Prix MNB Awards, which Tristan Horncastle is amongst the nominees in 3 categories for Album of the Year, Emerging Artist of the Year and Country Artist of the Year. A total of 30 awards will be presented to artists and industry professionals who have made their mark on the NB music scene in 2014-15.
The winners will be announced during a gala event on Thursday, October 15 at the Tide and Boar Ballroom (700 Main St. Moncton, NB). The gala will kick 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!
Tickets for the gala and event passes are on sale at www.musicnb.org
THE POLLS ARE OPEN
It’s now time to vote! Like last year, some categories will be open to the public and the membership to vote on and some will be evaluated solely by a qualified set of jurors.
Genre-specific as well as certain industry categories will be determined solely by a panel of jurors. General categories recipients will be decided by the general public (25%), jurors (25%) and MNB members (50%). All nominees from general and genre specific categories will automatically be eligible for the Fan’s Choice Artist of the Year award, which will be determined 100% by the public.
Voting begins online at www.musicnb.org on Monday, September 21st and ends on Friday, October 9 at 12 noon.