Press Release - January 16, 2015
Award & Festival Submission Deadline Extended
to 5pm on Friday February 13th!!
Hamilton Music Awards, Festival & Conference
May 21-24, 2015
Dofasco Centre for the Arts & Various Venues
HAMILTON, CANADA (January 16, 2015): September Seventh Entertainment Limited announced today that the Festival and Award submission deadlines for the 2015 Hamilton Music Awards and Festival have been extended to 5pm on Friday February 13, 2015. The 2015 HMA's take place May 21-24, 2015 at the Dofasco Centre for the Arts where the Awards started in 2004. As in previous years, Festival showcases will also take place on stages throughout downtown Hamilton. 2015 marks a 20-year journey for the Hamilton Music Awards, Festival and Conference which began as Hamilton Music Scene, an unofficial pre-JUNO Festival, when the JUNO'S hit the road and landed in Hamilton, in March 1995.
Award categories have been revamped for 2015. Festival applications, Rising Star Search applications, award nomination submission procedures and nomination forms are available on the right side of this page.
Ticket information and event details will be announced in the coming weeks.
The Hamilton Music Awards, Festival and Conference have featured appearances by some of Hamilton's biggest musical acts including Monster Truck, Daniel Lanois, Arkells, The Reason, Ian Thomas, Lighthouse, Eugene Levy, Jackie Washington, Garth Hudson, Teenage Head, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Whitehorse and many more. To date, over 600 awards have been given to local artists and industry. The Conference is attended by over 700 students, artists and industry representatives annually and features guest speakers from all walks of the global music industry.
For more information please contact:
September Seventh Entertainment Limited