Wednesday, October 20, 2010

2010 Bucky Awards

The 2010 edition of the Bucky Awards, CBC Radio 3's annual salute to the best Canadian music of the year, is here...

Just cause I like to add my 2 are my picks for the nominations categories....

Most Canadian Song: 'Hockey: The Greatest Game in the Land' - Hawksely Workman

Best Live Act: The Sadies

Best New Artist: Michou

Best Lyrics: Royal Wood 'On Top Of Your Love' ("Oh the fatigue of lust, When dizzying and hushed, In matters of the flesh, Incapable of rest")

Best Vocals: Justin Nozuka

Sexiest Artist: Vince Vaccaro

Best Reason to Learn French: Annie Blachard

Best New Band Name: Chromeo

Best Song: Chromeo 'Don't Turn The Lights On'

Best Video: Hollerado 'Americanarama'

Lifetime Achievement: Ron Sexsmith

Then tune on December 8th as CBC Radio 3 will honour the best in Canadian Independent music from the last year as chosen by the fans of Canadian music. As it should be.

So what Canadian artists, songs, videos would you choose?

Nominations for the 5th Annual CBC Radio 3 Bucky Awards closes this Friday (October 22, 2010)


Amy B said...

Two words: Justin Rutledge. Just saw him live again last week. Songwriting, vocals, instrumentals, he's got it all.

Passions and Musings said...

Truth is there are so many to choose from...and Justin is indeed the whole package deal - and he's all about the eyes ;)