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B.C. Venues and Companies Nominated for Canadian Music Week’s Live Music Industry Awards

May 31, 2022 | Music + Sound Recording, News

On June 10, 2022, the Canadian Live Music Association and Canadian Music Week delivered the 2022 Live Music Industry Awards in Toronto, ON. B.C.-based venues, companies and other organizations were well-represented in the final slate of nominees. See below for the full list:


  • #ForTheLoveOfLIVE Award – Individual 
    Eduardo Ottoni
  • #ForTheLoveOfLIVE Award – Coalition/Collaboration
    BC Music Festival Collective
  • Outstanding Emerging Organization
    Midnight Agency
  • Overcoming Adversity Award – Large Venue/Festival
    Vancouver International Jazz Festival
    Shambhala Music Festival
  • Overcoming Adversity Award – Medium Venue/Festival
    Fort Langley Jazz & Arts Festival
    Rickshaw Theatre
    Vogue Theatre
  • Outstanding In-Person Specialty Concert
    Shambhala Music Festival: Stage Reunion Specialty Concerts *WINNER*
  • Agent of the Year 
    Paul Biro
  • Manager of the Year 
    Steve Kenny & Teresa Nelson and Alexander Wyder
  • Production Person of the Year
    Sarah Costa and Eduardo Ottoni *WINNER*
  • A/V Production Company of the Year
    DL Sound and Lighting
    Decibel Entertainment Ltd.
    Promosa: Production Management
    Briere Production Group

Click here for more information on the awards, and to purchase tickets.