Winther Storm are Among Nominees of The 12th Independent Music Awards
More Than 300 Self-Released & Independent Label Artists Nominated
For Immediate Release
March 19, 2013 The music is exceptionally beautiful and contemplative, at moments intense and rockish. Winther-Storm of Amsterdam and Oslo join more than 300 exceptional self-released and independent label artists, as well as former major label acts named today by Music Resource Group (MRG) as Nominees in The 12th Independent Music Awards (The IMAs), the
influential awards program for independent bands and fans.In addition to industry-determined.
Winners, music fans from around the world have until Friday, July 19, 2013 to cast their votes at The IMAVox Pop Jukebox to determine the fan-selected program winners. Representing the broad spectrum of today’s global independent music scene, the Nominees in over 80 Album, Song, Music Video and Design categories were culled from thousands of submissionsfrom North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Australia, Greenland and EuropeThe Independent Music Award Winners will be promoted to nearly 1 billion music fans worldwide.
Winners will be determined by a panel of influential artist and industry judges including Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan, Ziggy Marley, Suzanne Vega, Meshell Ndegeocello, Del McCoury, Pete Wentz, Shelby Lynne, G. Love, Jim Lauderdale, McCoy Tyner, Brandi Carlile, John Medeski & Chris Wood (Medeski, Martin& Wood), Judy Collins, Raul Midon, Andrea Marcovicci, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Bernie Worrell, Jeremy Taggart, Toots Hibbert, Dennis Diken, Joel Madden, ArturoSandoval, Jonatha Brooke, Alan Light (Live From The Artists Den), Terry McBride(Nettwerk Music Group), Kevin Lyman (Vans Warped Tour), Jason Olaine (Jazz atLincoln Center), AnthonyDeCurtis (Rolling Stone), Dan Storper (Putumayo World Music, Bob Ludwig(Gateway Mastering), Bruce Iglauer (Alligator Records) and others.
The results will be announced in May, 2013.
Music Resource Group