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19th Maple Blues Awards Voting starts

Maple Blues Awards
Representing a diverse cross-section of the immeasurable talents of Canadian blues musicians, The Toronto Blues Society will be celebrating the 19th annual Maple Blues Awards by honouring nationally and internationally recognized Canadian blues artists from across the country on January 18th, 2016.

The nominees, selected by a panel consisting of industry professionals from across Canada, are recognized both for their talent as well as their contribution to the growing Canadian blues music scene.  There are 87 well-earned nominations in each of the 15 categories.  Our region is represented by nominees Jon Knight (Male Vocalist Of The Year) and Cheryl Lescom (Female Vocalist Of The Year).

Voting for this year’s Maple Blues Awards goes live Wednesday, November 4 at 11:59pm Newfoundland Daylight Time (10:29pm EST). Blues fans across Canada can vote online for their favourite blues musicians in the 10 eligible categories until December 4, 2015. Register and see voting instructions at http://www.mapleblues.ca.