Industry Award Nominees 2022

The Western Canadian Music Industry Awards Brunch celebrates the best industry talent in western Canada.


Nominations for the 2022 Industry Awards are:


Audio Engineering Award

Andy Schichter - BC

Dan Davidson - AB

Ryan Worsley - BC

Scott Franchuk - AB

Sheldon Zaharko - BC WINNER!!


Community Excellence Award

Curbside Concerts - AB

National Music Centre - AB WINNER!!

Red Tie Productions - MB

Sakamoto Agency - BC

The Happy Nun Café - SK


Excellence in Visual Design

Bronwin Parks - Feisty Creative - BC WINNER!!

Shalom Toy - Cosmic Cavern - AB

Kenton Doupe - Factor Eight - SK

x/o & Venom–s Studios - BC

Angie C, David MacKenzie, Kristen Carleton & LK Visuals - AB


Impact in Artist Development

Birthday Cake Records - MB WINNER!!

Cordova Bay Entertainment Group, Inc. - BC

Curbside Concerts - AB

National Music Centre - AB

Tiny Kingdom - BC


Impact in Live Music (Sponsored by Canadian Live Music Association)

Curbside Concerts - AB

Folk On The Rocks - NT

King Eddy - AB

National Music Centre - AB

Times Change(d) High & Lonesome Club - MB WINNER!!


Impact in Music Marketing

Birthday Cake Records - MB WINNER!!

Chronograph Records - AB

Curbside Concerts - AB

Fallen Tree Records - AB

National Music Centre - AB




The Western Canadian Music Alliance is funded in part by the six provincial and territorial governments of western Canada. BreakOut West and the Western Canadian Music Awards are generously funded by FACTOR, Musicaction, the Government of Canada and Canada’s private radio broadcasters, along Whitehorse host partners, and event sponsors and funders, notably the Government of Yukon.