Tuesday, February 19, 2013
2013 Juno Awards: Rush nominated for Group of the Year and Rock Album of the Year
UPDATE - 2/20@5:21PM: Warner Music Canada in conjunction with The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) will be releasing a Juno Awards 2013 Nominee Compilation album on March 19, 2013, and included on the CD is Rush's Headlong Flight.
... The JUNO Awards 2013 Nominee Compilation album is a not-for-profit project with proceeds going directly to MusiCounts, Canada's music education charity associated with CARAS, helping to keep music alive in schools across Canada. MusiCounts' mission is to ensure that children in Canada, regardless of socio-economic circumstances or cultural background, have access to a music program through their school. MusiCounts includes Band Aid musical instrument grants, the MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award, scholarships, and other music education initiatives.
You can check out all the details along with the complete tracklisting here.
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The nominees for the 2013 Juno Awards were announced this morning and Rush has been nominated for Group of the Year and Clockwork Angels has been nominated in the Rock Album of the Year category. The 2013 Juno Awards will take place at Regina's Brandt Centre and air live on Sunday, April 21st on CTV. Thanks to Paul at The Canadian Music Scene for the heads up.