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Here are your 2018 Music Nova Scotia Award winners

A mix of vets and newbies round out this year's slate.

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On year million of two million parked in Truro, the 2018 Nova Scotia Music Week came to an end last night with a whack of awards voted on by the membership of Music Nova Scotia and handed out at a Holiday Inn.

There was no landslide victory, which is actually exciting, meaning some old faves—David Myles, Mo Kenney—and some exciting newcomers—Hillsburn, No, It's Fine—picked up newly designed trophies this year.

Here are the music winners:

Entertainer of the Year: Makayla Lynn
Solo Recording of the Year: Mo Kenney, The Details
Group Recording of the Year: Hillsburn, The Wilder Beyond
Music Video of the Year: Jessie Brown, “Undertow” (Director: Gavin MacLean)
New Artist Recording of the Year: No, it’s fine., No, it’s fine.
Recording of the Year: David Myles, Real Love
SOCAN Songwriter of the Year: Gabrielle Papillon, "When The Heart Attacks"
Acadian/Francophone Artist of the Year: Maxim Cormier
African Nova Scotian Artist of the Year: Reeny Smith
Alternative Recording of the Year: POSTDATA, Let’s Be Wilderness
Americana/Bluegrass Recording of the Year: David Myles, Real Love
Blues Recording of the Year: Dan Doiron, Livin’ Centre Stage
Children’s Artist of the Year: Razzmatazz for Kids
Classical Recording of the Year: Jeff Reilly, To Dream of Silence
Country Recording of the Year: Ryan Cook, Having A Great Time
Digital Artist of the Year: The Town Heroes
DJ of the Year: DJ IV
Electronic Artist of the Year: PINEO & LOEB
Folk Recording of the Year: Ben Caplan, Old Stock
Hip Hop Recording of the Year: Quake Matthews, Celebrate The Struggle
Indigenous Artist of the Year: Alan Syliboy and the Thundermakers
Jazz Recording of the Year: Jerry Granelli, Dance Hall
Loud Recording of the Year: Kilmore, Call of the Void
Musician of the Year: Leith Fleming-Smith
Pop Recording of the Year: Christina Martin, Impossible to Hold
Rock Recording of the Year: Mo Kenney, The Details
Traditional/Roots Recording of the Year: Maxim and Gervais Cormier, Cape Breton Guitar

And the industry winners:

Booking Agent of the Year: Jason MacIsaac
Community Presenter of the Year: Lunenburg Folk Harbour Society
Company of the Year: The Syrup Factory
Corporate Sponsor of the Year: Casino Nova Scotia
Educator of the Year: Craig Mercer
Event of the Year: Halifax Jazz Festival
Industry Professional of the Year: Dana Beeler
Live Technician of the Year: Trevor DeSouza
Manager of the Year: Melanie Stone
Producer of the Year: Daniel Ledwell
Production Company of the Year: groundSOUND
Promoter of the Year: Mike Campbell
Publicist of the Year: Trevor Murphy
Radio Program of the Year: East Coast Music Hour (CBC)
Radio Station of the Year: CKDU-FM, 88.1 FM, CKDU
Recording Studio of the Year: New Scotland Yard
Studio Engineer of the Year: Thomas Stajcer
Venue of the Year: The Carleton
Visual Artist of the Year: kt Lamond
Volunteer of the Year: Christine Latter-Stratton and Eirinn Fraser
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