SUBMISSIONS

The Edmonton Music Awards offers Edmonton and area artists the opportunity to have their recorded works recognized. Each qualifying submission is evaluated and voted on by the Edmonton and Area Recording Selection (EARS) Committee. The EARS Committee includes over 100 members of the music industry and community and includes writers, radio station hosts, producers, musicians, music instructors, venue managers and others who love and support the advancement of music in Edmonton.

SUBMITTING YOUR MUSIC FOR AN AWARD IS FREE!

A SIMPLE PROCESS

STEP 1: Fill out the form
STEP 2: Send us your music


STEP 1: SUBMISSION FORM

ELIGIBILITY
If you are an artist from the Edmonton area within a 100km radius, including St. Albert, Sherwood Park, Leduc, Spruce Grove and Stony Plain and have a single, album or music video that was “released” to the public between January 1, 2018 and December 31st, 2018, you are eligible.

ONE EXCEPTION: The Artist To Watch category is reserved for those artists who are planning to release new material in 2019. Artists from outside the area, who recorded their releases in Edmonton, will also be considered.

NOTE: The "release date" is the date of the first shipment to retail, radio or posting online. Proof of online transaction, or shipment may be requested.
SUBMITTING YOUR MUSIC FOR AN AWARD IS FREE!
 

SUBMISSION DEADLINE
11:59 PM ON FEBRUARY 28TH, 2019.
ABSOLUTELY NO EXTENSIONS.

Please indicate only one key track. If you would like more than one key track to be considered for an award please fill out another submission form for each track that is eligible for that category. There is a maximum of two tracks per category per artist. It is not recommended to submit more than one track per category.
CD/Recording Categories
Please select all the categories you wish to be considered for.
Adult Alternative Recording of the Year
Album Of The Year
Artist to Watch (additional information is required below)
To be considered for this category you must submit a video, no more than 2 minutes in length, showcasing why you should be the artist to watch. Paste the link the to the video here, or email the link to info@edmontonmusicawards.com
Blues Recording of the Year
Country Recording of the Year
Dance/Electronic Recording of the Year
Francophone Recording Of The Year
Indie Rock Recording of the Year
Indigenous Recording Of The Year
Instrumental Recording of the Year
Jazz Recording of the Year
Latin Recording Of The Year
Metal Recording of the Year
Music Video of the Year (additional information is required below)
Please paste the link to the video.
People's Choice (determined by online voting)
Pop Recording of the Year
R&B/Soul Recording of the Year
Rap/Hip Hop Recording of the Year
Rock Recording of the Year
Roots/Folk Recording of the Year
Singer/Songwriter of the Year
Rising Star Award (must be 18 years of age or under)
Single Of The Year
World Music Recording of the Year (encompassing many different styles of music from around the globe)
Please enter the genre/category you wish to be considered.
CD/Single Release Date
CD/Single Release Date
Phone Number *
Phone Number
If nominated, would you like to be considered for any of the following (check all that apply):

STEP 2: SUBMIT YOUR RECORDINGS

ELECTRONICALLY (mp3 files ONLY)

INDIVIDUAL TRACKS can be e-mailed to: info@edmontonmusicawards.com

FULL ALBUMS can be sent using Dropbox, or YouSendIt addressed to: info@edmontonmusicawards.com

If you are submitting a full album you can also submit an album art image file with your music.

OR BY MAIL

Submit an online form and mail the CD to us before the submission deadline of February 28th, 2019.

ADDRESS YOUR ENVELOPE TO:
2019 Edmonton Music Awards
46 Pine Street, Sherwood Park, Alberta, T8A 1S7


IMPORTANT! ONLINE LINKS TO YOUR MUSIC AND “BURNT” CD-Rs WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.