Creative BC News


Feb 9, 2017 | News, Uncategorized

21 BC artists have made the nomination list for the 2017 JUNO Awards.

Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Sarah McLachlan

JUNO Fan Choice Award


Breakthrough Group of the Year

The Zolas
Bob Moses

Group of the Year

Tegan and Sara

Country Album of the Year

Aaron Pritchett – The Score
Chad Brownlee – Hearts on Fire
Dallas Smith – Side Effects

Alternative Album of the Year

Grimes – Art Angels
Black Mountain – IV

Heavy Metal Album of the Year

Devin Townsend Project – Transcendence

Pop Album of the Year

Marianas Trench – Astoria

Electronic Album of the Year

Bob Moses – Days Gone By

Vocal Jazz Album of the Year

Bria Skonberg – Bria

Jazz Album of the Year: Solo

Brandi Disterheft – Blue Canvas
Seamus Blake – Superconductor

Jazz Album of the Year: Group

Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society – Real Enemies

Blues Album of the Year

Collin James – Blue Highways

Traditional Roots Album of the Year

The High Bar Gang – Someday the Heart Will Trouble the Mind

Contemporary Roots Album of the Year

Matthew Barber and Jill Barber – The Family Album

Classical Composition of the Year

Jordan Nobles – Immersion

Instrumental Album of the Year

Sarah Neufeld – The Ridge
The Fretless – Bird's Nest
Pugs & Crows (with Tony Wilson) – Everyone Knows Everyone

Children's Album of the Year

Raffi and Will Stroet – Wordplay

Contemporary Christian/Gospel Album of the Year

Warren Dean Flandez – Eternally Grateful
Tim Neufeld & the Glory Boys – Hootenanny!