GMF founder and editor Libra Boyd spoke with Lee Williams this weekend. • The Blues Foundation opens the formal submission process on July 1st of each yr. The documentary Rumble: The Indians Who Rocked the World, just lately premiered at the Sundance Film Competition. Between 2012 and 2014, as part of a advertising and marketing strategy for Samsung, the American Music Awards used the lock screen wallpaper of Samsung Galaxy series mobile phone handsets relatively than envelopes to disclose winners.
Contemporary Blues Album: That album launched to the general public in the course of the eligibility interval that best portrays Blues by which elements other than those traditionally present in Blues are part of the combination, e.g., different rhythms, completely different harmonies, extra elaborate production values, and so on.
As all the time, the Austin Music Awards will proceed to rejoice the winners from the Austin Chronicle Music Poll, which will now begin on November 16, 2017, and include a brand new finalist round of voting. That kind of sentiment was shared by Pink, who accepted the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award.
Rock Blues Album: That album released to the public through the eligibility interval that finest portrays the Rock Blues genre, that hybrid that combines components of Blues, with an emphasis on Blues, but additionally is rock with its closely-amplified instrumentation and customarily driving drum beat.
We intention to supply a platform for artists who are not represented within the wider music scene, and shine a lightweight on creators employing different views on the probabilities for their music. Each of those artists have videos that received tens of millions of views within the final yr.