2007 WESTERN CANADIAN MUSIC AWARDS WINNERS are...

Artistic Awards

  • Outstanding Aboriginal Recording - Leela Gilday – Sedzé
  • Outstanding Blues Recording - Jim Byrnes – House of Refuge
  • Outstanding Children’s Recording - Pied Pumkin – Pumkids
  • Outstanding Christian Recording - Fresh I.E. – The Warren Project
  • Outstanding Classical Composition - Owen Underhill – Canzone di Petra
  • Outstanding Classical Recording - James Ehnes – Barber Korngold Walton
  • Outstanding Country Recording - Doc Walker – Doc Walker
  • Outstanding Francophone Recording - Johnny Cajun – Johnny Cajun
  • Outstanding Instrumental Recording - Moses Mayes – Second Ring
  • Outstanding Jazz Recording - Kent Sangster – Obsession
  • Outstanding Pop Recording - Joel Kroeker – Closer To The Flame
  • Outstanding Rock Recording - The Blood Lines – The Blood Lines
  • Outstanding Roots Recording Duo/Group - Nathan – Key Principles
  • Outstanding Roots Recording Solo - Romi Mayes – Sweet Somethin’ Steady
  • Outstanding Urban Recording - Skavenjah – El Ritmo de la Vida
  • Outstanding Album/Independent Artist - Doc Walker – Doc Walker
  • Songwriter of the Year - Romi Mayes – Sweet Somethin’ Steady
  • Video of the Year - Kris Demeanor – I Have Seen The Future

 International Achievement Award:

  • Jann Arden
  • Nelly Furtado
  • Diana Krall

Hall of Fame:

  • Buffy Sainte-Marie
  • Queen City Kids

 Industry Awards

  • Agency of the Year - Paquin Entertainment
  • Best Album Design - Ron Sawchuk for The Wailin’ Jennys – Firecracker
  • Independent Record Label - Stony Plain Records
  • Live Music Venue of the Year - West End Cultural Centre
  • Manager of the Year - Terry McBride
  • Producer of the Year - David J. Taylor & Steve Dawson
  • Recording Studio of the Year - Bart McKay Productions
  • Talent Buyer of the Year - Chad Guy
  • Heritage Award - Tex Emery
  • Industry Builder - Bonnie Austring-Winter
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