Handsome Furs Nominated


photo cred: Kmeron

Handsome Furs have been nominated in the ‘Best Group/Duo’ catagory of Canada’s 10th annual Independent Music Awards. While the band won’t be performing at the Awards ceremony, here is some info on the event:

Canadian Music Fest and Galaxie are proud to present the nominees for the 10th Annual Independent Music Awards, “The Indies”. The event will take place on Saturday, March 13 at 8:00 p.m. at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto. The Indies acknowledge, promote and honor achievements of Canadian and international artists in the independent music sector. Tickets for this event can be purchased for $20 at Ticketmaster, www.ticketmaster.ca, www.canadianmusicfest.com, www.indies.ca, Rotate This and Soundscapes.

This year’s performers include Desperate Union, The Rural Alberta Advantage, Plants and Animals, Great Lake Swimmers and Constantines. The show will be broadcast live to air on XM Satellite Radio’s “The Verge” and recorded for future broadcast on Galaxie.

Check back soon for details on voting!