2020 MNB Award Nominees Announced

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The 2020 MNB Awards will be handed out during a live streamed on October 22. Public voting is now open!

Music•Musique NB (MNB) will celebrate an unusual year in the New Brunswick music industry, during the Prix MNB Awards Show, live streamed on October 22, 2020. Nineteen awards will be presented to artists and industry professionals who have made their mark on the provincial music scene.

Jamie Comeau & the Crooked Teeth, Jessica Rhaye & the Ramshackle Parade, Joey Robin Haché, Kill Chicago, Little You Little Me, and Menoncle Jason have garnered nods in five categories, including the Fans’ Choice/Choix du public, determined 100% by the public vote. Following closely are Les Hay Babies, Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire, and M3D14 (pronounced “media”), with four nominations each.

Music•Musique NB is looking to the public to help them choose the winners. Music and industry categories are open for public and member voting. Voting ends on Thursday, October 15 at noon. Go vote!

Full list of nominees:

Recording Of The Year

Diner Drugs // As Is
Jamie Comeau & the Crooked Teeth // Jamie Comeau & the Crooked Teeth
Jessica Rhaye & the Ramshackle Parade // Just Like a Woman – Songs of Bob Dylan
Jon Mckiel // Bobby Joe Hope
Kill Chicago // The Fix
Les Fireflies // Les Fireflies
Little You Little Me // Hard To say Not Knowing
Mike Biggar // Live at the BMO Theatre
Weak Size Fish // The Drift
ZAUM // Divination

Enregistrement De L’année

Beauséjour // Beauséjour
Christine Melanson // Cent millions d’années
Cy // Acadian Dream
Dave Puhacz // À la grosse rose
Joey Robin Haché // Trente
Les Hay Babies // Boîte aux lettres
Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire // Viens avec moi (LIVE)
Marc à Paul à Jos // à Albénie à Charles à Syriac à Justin
Menoncle Jason // La grosse piastre
Sébastien Bérubé // Madouesca
Spoutnique // Solace

Solo Recording Of The Year 

Jerry-Faye // Jerry-Faye
Joey Robin Haché // Trente
Jon Mckiel // Bobby Joe Hope
Jonah Haché // That World Already Ended
Menoncle Jason // La grosse piaster

Group Recording Of The Year

Kill Chicago // The Fix
Les Hay Babies // Boîte aux lettres
Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire // Viens avec moi (LIVE)
Little You Little Me // Hard To say Not Knowing
Spoutnique // Solace

SOCAN Song Of The Year

Chris Colepaugh // Could Have Been (author(s): Chris Colepaugh + Craig Watson)
Jamie Comeau & the Crooked Teeth // Tall Pine (author(s): Jamie Comeau)
Kill Chicago // Two Drinks Behind (author(s): Greg Webber + Dillon Anthony + Matt Bowie + Zach Atkinson)
Kylie Fox // Cradle Me (author(s): Kylie Fox)
Les Fireflies // Where You Gonna Sleep (author(s): Christine Melanson)
Rey D // Loyal  (author(s): Reynaldo Dames + Carleton Stone + Kayleigh O’Connor)

Chanson SOCAN De L’année

Beauséjour // Lucille Starr (auteur.es: Danny Boudreau + Jocelyne Baribeau)
Christine Melanson // Cent millions d’années (auteur.es: Christine Melanson)
Joey Robin Haché // Game over (auteur.es: Joey Robin Haché)
Les Hay Babies // Same Old, Same Old (auteur.es: Vivianne Roy + Julie Aubé + Katrine Noël)
Matt Boudreau // 800 km (auteur.es: Matt Boudreau)
Menoncle Jason // Florida (auteur.es: Jason LeBlanc)

Video Of The Year

Jessica Rhaye & the Ramshackle Parade // Sad Eyed Lady of the Lowlands
Kill Chicago // Show Me
Little You Little Me // Traveled
Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire // Spread The Love
Simon Daniel // Nightcrawler

Indigenous Artist Of The Year

Matt Comeau
Marian
M3D14

Breakthrough Artist Of The Year

Jamie Comeau & the Crooked Teeth
Kylie Fox
Marian
Matt Boudreau
Pallmer

Champion Of The Year

Carole Chouinard
Derrick Beardsworth
Erin Bond
Matt Carter
Peter Rowan
The East

Innovator Of The Year

Chris Colepaugh
M3D14
Martin Daigle
Matt Carter
Peter Rowan

Visual Identity Of The Year

Jessica Rhaye Design
Joey Robin Haché
Jonah Haché
M3D14
Nebullama

Hardest Working Of The Year

Carol Doucet 
Carole Chouinard
Derrick Beardsworth
Erin Bond
The East

Live Act Of The Year

Jamie Comeau & the Crooked Teeth
Jessica Rhaye & the Ramshackle Parade
Little You Little Me
Menoncle Jason
ZAUM

Venue Of The Year

Le Caveau
Salle Bernard-LeBlanc
Shepody House
The Tipsy Muse Cafe
Théâtre Capitol Theatre

Festival Of The Year

Mud City Fest
Paddlefest NB
Quality Block Party
Winter Warmer Festival

Music Industry Professional Of The Year

Alex Cook
Carol Doucet
Carole Chouinard
Derrick Beardsworth
Erin Bond
Matt Carter
Peter Rowan

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