Aboriginal Music Program

Four Manitobans nominated at the Indian Summer Music Awards

Posted on July 6, 2009

Eagle & Hawk, Leanne Goose, Ray St. Germain and Team Rezofficial are in the running for the 2009 Indian Summer Music Awards (ISMA). The nominees for the September 12 award show were announced this weekend in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Eagle & Hawk has two nominations for Sirensong in the Alternative Rock and Classic Rock categories, while Leanne Goose’s Anywhere is up for Classic Rock, Life Ain’t Hard by Ray St. Germain is in the running for the Country album of the year, and Team Rezofficial’s The World and Everything In It is nominated in the Hip Hop category.

Tumivut is up against its Arbor Records label-mates Team Rezofficial in the Hip Hop category and AMP Camp 2009 participant Inez is in the running for Pop album of the year for Singsoulgirl.

The ISMA are one part of the Indian Summer Festival, which is held in Milwaukee each September. The festival includes a competition pow wow, traders market and multiple concert stages. Eagle & Hawk and the Asham Stompers are set to perform at this years event.

For more information about the ISMA and Indian Summer Festival, please visit www.indiansummer.org.

Alternative Rock
Sirensong by Eagle & Hawk

Classic Rock
Sirensong by Eagle & Hawk
Anywhere by Leanne Goose

Country
Life Ain’t Hard by Ray St. Germain

Hip Hop
The World and Everything In It by Team Rezofficial
Tumivut by Tumivut (Arbor Records)

Pop
Singsoulgirl by Inez (AMP Camp 2009 participant)

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