It was a weekend full of networking, partying, appreciating each others hard work, and passion. I'm glad I was in Toronto for the Stylus 2012 and thankful The Come Up Show was nominated for college radio show of the year. Check out our coverage of the Pre Awards show @ Mod Club in Toronto. Featuring performances from Sonreal, Shi Wisdom, Magnum and much more.
I just wanted to proudly announce that our radio show has been nominated in the Stylus Awards. College Radio Show of the Year is the category and we are with other respected radio shows from Vancouver to Toronto. We thank you for the support and we are excited to head down to Toronto. Check the details below.
The 7th annual Stylus Awards presented by Pioneer DJ is a stage for honouring, acknowledging, and supporting great Canadian musical talents from across the nation. This year, the event includes a long list on multi-talented artists, DJ’s, and producers who have been nominated by fans and industry leaders alike for a series of awards and well-deserved recognition. International comedian TRIXX will return to rock the house once again with big laughs and controversial material to host this year’s show. On May 26, 2012 in Toronto, the Stylus Awards presented by Pioneer DJ will kick-off with the 2012 Spinfest weekend, which is a three-day event showcasing the hottest talents in music nationwide and incredible conference speakers. The weekend of mix n’mingling all lead up to the Awards ceremony as the final premiere event. This celebratory showcase will take place at the newly re-designed Danforth Music Hall in Toronto, located at 147 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M4K 1N2. Tickets are available for $40 CND +HST at Ticketmaster.com and will go on sale on Monday, April 16, 2012.College Radio Show of the Year DJ Manifest & Flo/Toronto Morning Live/ CHRY 105.5 Toronto DJ Medicine Man/ No Man’s Land/ CIUT 89.5 Toronto Doe-Ran Bootlegs & B-Sides/ CITR 101.9 Vancouver DJ Gnat, Red Worm/ Quadrafunk/ CKUW 95.9 Winnipeg DJ Chedo and J.R. Wideman/ The Come Up Show/CHRW 94.9 London Theo3, DJ Serious & DJ Fase/ Stylistic Endeavours/ CIUT 89.5 Toronto
Artists make sure to submit to these The Stylus Awards and the mixtape that will be announced very soon. Here are the full details below. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 2012 Stylus Group Announces 7th Annual National Awards Show and SpinFest - Pioneer DJ Returns As The Official Presenter - - Stylus Group Announces New Home at the Legendary Danforth Music Hall - Toronto, ON; February 14, 2012 – Something old and something new collide at the 7th annual 2012 SpinFest and Stylus Awards. A partner since the inception, Pioneer DJ returns as the official presenter of the national award show. This exciting night of talent and celebration will be held at a new venue this year, the recently re-opened Danforth Music Hall in the heart ofToronto on Monday, May 28, 2012. Submissions open at 12 noon EST on February 14, 2012 (today) and will close March 4, 2012 at 11:59pm EST. Interested talent can visit www.stylusgroup.ca for registration forms and a complete list of rules and regulations. The following categories qualify for submissions (all other categories are through nomination by a jury of industry professionals): Canadian Dance/Pop Single of the Year Artist Mixtape of the Year DJ Remix of the Year Canadian Hip Hop Single of the Year Canadian R&B Single of the Year Canadian Producer of the Year DJ Mixtape of the Year Check the full post to continue reading.
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