he 2017 Love Live Music Awards are only days away. The most exciting thing (apart from some amazing music) is that only one person knows who the winners are, and that’s not me.
I can tell you at this point who the nominees are for the 10 categories…
Best Entertainer: Rogara Khart, The Beatles Go On, and The Apple Tree Theory.
Best Original Band: Thee Manatees, Kingson, and Connors & the Con Men.
Best Covers Band: A Band Apart, The New Found Out, and Mr Hate.
Best Female Solo: Ilana Held, Bryony Sier, Selina Jerome, and Ellie McCue.
Best Male Solo: Ian Lynn Palmer, Joel Frank, To Bear Sir, and Jack Perrett.
Best Duo: Shimai, Two Trick Pony, and Oxbowlake.
Best Local Event: Newport Cycling, Maindee Fest, Zodiac Cycling, and Party in the Parc.
Best Music Video: Tara Williams (for band Beth Blade and the Beautiful Distasters), Harrison Williams (for band Kingson), Oxbowlake (for duo Oxbowlake), Jake Ellis Scott (for artist To Bear Sir) and JFilm Art (for Rxne ft Jamain and Corey Gunna).
Best Original Song: 2Rude (for 'Time Is Running Out'), Bryony Sier (for 'Crossroads') Curious City (for 'How Are You My Love?'), Shimai (for 'Senses'), Ian Lynn Palmer (for 'The Last Goodbye'), and Rhys Davis (for 'The Light').
The other award is a special award for Contribution to Local Music. This will go to one individual.
Get your FREE Tickets at https://newportcityradio.org/love-live-music-awards.
See you on Sunday.