The 2010 Western Canadian Music Award Winners are....

Kelowna, British Columbia

ARTISTIC AWARDS

  • Aboriginal Recording of the Year - Leela Gilday - Calling All Warriors – NWT
  • Blues Recording of the Year - Jim Byrnes - My Walking Stick – B.C.
  • Children’s Recording of the Year - Norman Foote - Love My New Shirt – B.C.
  • Classical Composition of the Year - Stephen Chatman - Earth Songs – B.C.
  • Classical Recording of the Year - musica intima - into light – B.C.
  • Contemporary Christian/Gospel Recording of the Year - Amanda Falk - In Between the Now & Then - MB
  • Country Recording of the Year - Doc Walker – Go – MB
  • Album francophone de l'année/ Francophone Recording of the Year - Geneviève Toupin - Geneviève Toupin – MB
  • Independent Album of the Year - Dan Mangan - Nice, Nice, Very Nice - B.C.
  • Instrumental Recording of the Year - Hot Club Edmonton - Hot Club Edmonton – AB
  • Jazz Recording of the Year - Sandro Dominelli - The Alvo Sessions – AB
  • Pop Recording of the Year - laurell - Can't Stop Falling - B.C.
  • Rap/Hip Hop Recording of the Year - Grand Analog - Metropolis Is Burning – MB
  • Rock Recording of the Year - You Say Party – XXXX - B.C.
  • Roots Duo/Group Recording of the Year - Carolyn Mark & NQ Arbuckle - Let's Just Stay Here - B.C.
  • Roots Solo Recording of the Year - Dan Mangan - Nice, Nice, Very Nice - B.C.
  • Songwriter of the Year - Dan Mangan - Nice, Nice, Very Nice - B.C.
  • Urban Recording of the Year - Maiko Watson – Sweet Vibration – MB
  • World Recording of the Year - Alpha YaYa Diallo – Immé - B.C.
  • Hall of Fame - Chilliwack
  • International Achievement - Sarah McLachlan
  • International Achievement - Tegan and Sara

INDUSTRY AWARDS

  • Agency of the Year - Paquin Entertainment – MB
  • Best Album Design of the Year - Ron Sawchuk - Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House - MB (The Wailin' Jennys)
  • Engineer of the Year - Ryan Dahle – B.C.
  • Independent Record Label of the Year - Mint Records - B.C.
  • Industry Builder - Robert Kerr
  • Live Music Venue of the Year - The Commodore Ballroom - B.C.
  • Manager of the Year - Bruce Allen - B.C.
  • Multi Media - ‘Tungijuq” video by Isuma Productions - NU (Tanya Tagaq and Jesse Zubot)
  • Producer of the Year - Ryan Dahle - B.C.
  • Talent Buyer of the Year - Alex Grigg and Robyn Stewart – VANOC - B.C./MB
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