HALIFAX – The East Coast Music Awards voting is now open for Fans Choice Entertainer of the Year and Fans Choice Video of the Year.
“These awards are the only East Coast Music Awards voted on by the public,” a statement from East Coast Music Association said. “Fans have until Thursday, Feb. 28, at 12 a.m. to cast their vote online.
The winners of the Fans Choice Awards will be announced on March 10 at The Chronicle Herald East Coast Music Awards Gala, presented by Eastlink at Halifax’s Cunard Centre.
Tickets for the awards gala are $55 and can be purchased at any Ticket Atlantic box office, at participating Atlantic Superstores, by phone at 902-451-1221 or toll-free at (877)-451-1221 and online at HYPERLINK "http://www.ticketatlantic.com/en/home/events/eastcoastmusicawardsgala/info.aspx" http://www.ticketatlantic.com/en/home/events/eastcoastmusicawardsgala/info.aspx
Artists nominated in the Fan Choice categories are:
The Chronicle Herald Fan’s Choice Entertainer of the Year”
Joel Plaskett Emergency
The Chronicle Herald Fan’s Choice Video of the Year
David Myles - Long Dark Night (Director: Hiep Vu)
George Canyon - Saddle Up (Director: Warren Sonoda)
Gloryhound - Electric Dusk (Director: Jack Brayer)
Matt Mays - Take It On Faith (Director: Michael Maxxis)
Radio Radio - Gong Hotel (Directors: BAZ and Gabriel Poirier-Galarneau)
Rich Aucoin - It (Director: Noah Pink)
The Divorcees - The Crows (Director: Scott Simpson)
The Once - You're My Best Friend (Director: Adam Penney)
Tim Chaisson - Beat This Heart (Director: Ante Kovac)
Wintersleep - In Came The Flood (Director: Sean Wainsteim).