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Photos of Some of The ECMA 2017 Winners
Atlantic Canada Music Artists Big Winners
By John Gavin, Thursday, May 11, 2017


2017 Shined in Saint John, New Brunswick this week, April 26-30 with hundreds music artists performing and over 13,000 fans attending pumping over 13 million dollars into the Saint John economy. All week the bars, restaurants and showcases were jammed to capacity enjoying the music of Atlantic Canada. This ECMA event has to go down in history, as the best in the history (29 years) of the ECMA's. Next Year, 2018, the 30th edition of ECMA, will be held in Halifax, Nova Scotia and in Charlottetown, PEI in 2019.

Here are some photos of the major winners:

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Ria Mae winner of Solo Album and Pop RecordingLes Hotesses D'Hilaire winners:Group

Recording and Francophone Album

Serge Brideau of Les Hotesses D'Hilaire

holding NB Premier Brian Gallant in the

air at The ECMA Gala Awards

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Classified Wins Song and Rap Recording of The YearClassified and David Myles wins Video of The Year Old Man Luedecke wins Album of the Year
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Tristan Hornecastle Wins Country Album of The YearMotor League Wins Rock Recording of the Year Lennie Gallant Wins Fans Choice and Folk

Recording of The Year

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Garnet Buell from PEI Wins The Stompin' Tom ECMA 2017 Award Ten Strings and A Goatskin from PEI Wins

Roots Traditional Album seen here with

their Producer Leonard Podolak(second from Left)