MusicNL

MusicNL (also spelled Music NL, previously known as the Music Industry Association of Newfoundland and Labrador, abbreviated MIANL[1]) is a trade association for the music industry for the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.[2] Kevin Kelly, a former MusicNL board member, was named Media Person of the Year by the organization several times.[3] The 2006 MusicNL awards were presented in Stephenville.[4] Danny Williams, the province's premier, presented the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2007 MusicNL awards gala.[5] In 2008, the MusicNL awards gala was held in Gander.[6] In 2011, the MusicNL awards were announced in St. John's between October 24 and 30.[7] East of Empire was nominated for three awards, but didn't win either of them.[8] At the 2012 gala, indie pop quartet Repartee won the awards in all five of the categories for which it was nominated.[9] Tom Power, a CBC Radio host, introduced Repartee at the gala.[10]

MusicNL
Abbreviation1
TypeTrade association
Region served
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Official language
English
French
Websitewww.musicnl.ca
Formerly called
Music Industry Association of Newfoundland and Labrador

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Shanneyganock stomps away with 4 MusicNL awards". CBC News. October 29, 2007. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "MusicNL gathering this weekend". The Telegram. November 13, 2009. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ Rosie Gillingham (November 30, 2012). "Journalist charged with child luring appears in court". The Telegram. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Hey Rosetta!, Hynes take top MusicNL prizes". CBC News. November 6, 2006. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ Heidi Wicks (October 29, 2007). "MusicNL celebrates diverse talent, legacy of Dermot O'Reilly". The Telegram. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  6. ^ "Andrews, Hey Rosetta! shine at MusicNL fest". CBC News. November 10, 2008. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ Tara Bradbury (September 23, 2011). "MusicNL nominees surprised, thrilled". The Telegram. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  8. ^ Justin Brake (January 18, 2012). The Telegram. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  9. ^ Stephen Cooke (December 5, 2012). "Passionate about performing". The Chronicle Herald. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  10. ^ Tara Bradbury (December 8, 2012). "Performing live is band's strength". The Telegram. Retrieved December 28, 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)