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The Jim Beam® Indies

The 23rd Anniversary of “The Indies” acknowledge, promote and honour the achievements of Canadian and International artists that embody the spirit of the independent music sector.
Nominees will be posted on the Indies website – – with a photo, bio, audio and video link. The winners of The Indies are determined by a National Selection Jury comprised of professionals from the retail, recording, media, and live sectors.
To be considered for nomination for the 2024 Jim Beam® Indie Awards, national music release dates must fall between the eligibility period of January 1, 2023, and April 1, 2024. Eligible music must be available for all Canadians and for national sale in-store or online via a recognized national music streaming provider.

Key Submission Dates and Deadlines

January 31, 2024 – Submissions open
Feb 27 , 2024 – Midnight ET – Deadline for submissions
April 1st, 2024 – 12:00 NOON ET – Voting Open
April 26th, 2024 – 12:00 NOON ET – Voting Closes
May 1st, 2024 – 12:00 NOON ET – Jim Beam® FAN CHOICE Voting Open
May 17th, 2024 – Jim Beam® FAN CHOICE Voting Closes


June 6th, 2024


Danforth Music Hall, 147 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON M4K 1N2

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