2017 Winners

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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