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    2017 INDIE AWARDS WINNERS

    ALBUM OF THE YEAR            

    A TRIBE CALLED RED – WE ARE THE HALLUCI NATION (PIRATES BLEND)
    ANDY SHAUF – THE PARTY (ARTS & CRAFTS)
    BASIA BULAT – GOOD ADVICE (SECRET CITY)
    KAYTRANADA – 99.9% (HW&W/ULTRA)
    PUP – THE DREAM IS OVER (ROYAL MOUNTAIN)

    SINGLE OF THE YEAR                       
    BOB MOSES – TEARING ME UP (DOMINO)
    GRIMES – FLESH WITHOUT BLOOD (CRYSTAL MATH)
    JULY TALK – PUSH AND PULL (SLEEPLESS)
    THE STRUMBELLAS – WE DON’T KNOW (SIX SHOOTER)
    THE ZOLAS – SWOONER (LIGHT ORGAN)

    GROUP OF THE YEAR                       
    A TRIBE CALLED RED (PIRATES BLEND)
    JAPANDROIDS (ARTS & CRAFTS)
    JULY TALK (SLEEPLESS)
    TOKYO POLICE CLUB (DINE ALONE)
    WINTERSLEEP (DINE ALONE)

    ARTIST OF THE YEAR           
    BASIA BULAT (SECRET CITY)
    HANNAH GEORGAS (DINE ALONE)
    KAYTRANADA (HW&W/ULTRA)
    RIVER TIBER (INDEPENDENT)
    TANYA TAGAQ (SIX SHOOTER)

    SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR            
    ANDY SHAUF – QUITE LIKE YOU; THE MAGICIAN (ARTS & CRAFTS)
    BOB MOSES – TEARING ME UP (DOMINO)
    DAN MANGAN – RACE TO THE BOTTOM (ARTS & CRAFTS)
    KAI – NEVER BE LIKE YOU (FEAT. FLUME) (FUTURE CLASSIC)
    THE STRUMBELLAS – SPIRITS; WE DON’T KNOW (SIX SHOOTER)

    ALTERNATIVE ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR                      
    AUSTRA (PINK FIZZ)
    CHARLOTTE DAY WILSON (INDEPENDENT)
    OPERATORS (LAST GANG)
    PLANTS AND ANIMALS (SECRET CITY)
    WEAVES (BUZZ)

    ELECTRONIC/DANCE ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR                       
    HOLY FUCK (LAST GANG)
    JESSY LANZA (GEEJ)
    JUNIOR BOYS  (GEEJ)
    TIM HECKER (PAPER BAG)
    ZEDS DEAD (DEADBEATS)

    FRANCOPHONE ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR                   
    ALACLAIR ENSEMBLE (7IÈME CIEL)
    DEAD OBIES (BONSOUND)
    FRED FORTIN (GROSSE BOÎTE)
    KLÔ PELGAG (COYOTE)
    KORIASS (7IÈME CIEL)

    INDIGENOUS ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR                   
    AMANDA RHEAUME (INDEPENDENT)
    CRYSTAL SHAWANDA (NEW SUN)
    JACE MARTIN (INDEPENDENT)
    SILLA + RISE (BALANCED RECORDS)
    TWIN FLAMES (INDEPENDENT)

    POP ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR              
    CHARLOTTE CARDIN (CULT NATION)
    COLEMAN HELL (604)
    MARIANAS TRENCH (604)
    REPARTEE (SLEEPLESS)
    VIRGINIA TO VEGAS (WAX)

    RAP/R&B ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR                  
    CLAIRMONT THE SECOND (BLACK BOX)
    JAZZ CARTIER (INDEPENDENT)
    RIVER TIBER (INDEPENDENT)
    TANIKA CHARLES (INDEPENDENT)
    TASHA THE AMAZON (THE TRUTH MUSIC GROUP / HOT STREAM ENTERTAINMENT)

    ROCK ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR           
    BLACK MOUNTAIN (DINE ALONE)
    MONSTER TRUCK (DINE ALONE)
    PUP (ROYAL MOUNTAIN)
    THE PACK A.D. (CADENCE MUSIC)
    WHITE LUNG (DOMINO)

    SINGER-SONGWRITER ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR                    
    DANIEL ROMANO (NEW WEST)
    DONOVAN WOODS (MEANT WELL)
    JOHN K SAMSON (ANTI-)
    LISA LEBLANC (BONSOUND)
    TERRA LIGHTFOOT (SONIC UNYON)

    INTERNATIONAL ARTIST/GROUP OF THE YEAR                  
    ANDERSON .PAAK (STEEL WOOL/OBE)
    ANGEL OLSEN (JAGJAGUWAR)
    CAR SEAT HEADREST (MATADOR RECORDS)
    CHANCE THE RAPPER (INDEPENDENT)
    FRANK OCEAN (BOYS DON’T CRY)

     

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