Toronto Independent Music Awards Encourage Canadian Indie Bands

Published: 2007-11-01
The Canadian Association for the Advancement of Music & the Arts (CAAMA) is asking indie bands to come out to celebrate independent music amongst their peers at the 8th Annual Independent Music Awards.

The awards are set to take place during Toronto's Annual Canadian Music Week (CMW) and will be held in Toronto on March 8th in the Canadian Ballroom at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel. Former Canadian and international winners have included Hot Hot Heat and Bloc Party. This year there will also be an award sponsored by the CBC called the 2008 Galaxie Rising Stars Award, which will be given to an artist or band based on the opinions of Canada's top music critics.

The deadline for applications is December 1st for the Indies, for more information please visit

Writer: Soul Shine Staff



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