Wednesday March 6th, 2019
The broadcast of the 48th Annual Juno Awards https://junoawards.ca/ is taking place Sunday, March 17 , 2019 at London’s Budweiser Gardens https://www.budweisergardens.com/ (The awards will be broadcast live across Canada on CBC-TV and CBC Radio, and will be live streamed at cbcmusic.ca/junos ). This years big nominees include Pop star Shawn Mendes www.shawnmendesofficial.com/ , Grammy winner The Weeknd https://www.theweeknd.com/ and the DJ duo Loud Luxury https://www.facebook.com/loudluxury/ along with bülow https://www.bulowmusic.com/ . Shawn Mendes received the most nominations with six, including Artist, Songwriter, Album and Pop Album of the Year. The Weeknd follows with five including Artist, Album, Single, R&B/Soul Recording of the Year, and Fan Choice. Rising stars bülow and Loud Luxury each nabbing four nominations apiece and Grammy, Juno and Canadian Music Hall of Fame member Sarah McLachlan https://www.sarahmclachlan.com/ will host this year’s Juno Awards . Rudy Blair Entertainment Media rudyblairmedia.com was on the red carpet for the Juno Award nomination announcement (Tuesday January 29th, 2019) at the CBC Building in Toronto https://www.cbcmusic.ca/ to speak with some of the members of The Slocan Ramblers https://junoawards.ca/nomination/2019-traditional-roots-album-of-the-year-the-slocan-ramblers/ (Alastair Whitehead, Darryl Poulsen,Adrian Gross) on the groups Juno nomination Traditional Roots Album of the Year for their album Queen City Jubilee.
(The Slocan Ramblers – Mississippi Heavy Water Blues from their new album Queen City Jubilee https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4IHnPJmvIZE )