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CMAOntario 2017 Awards Event-A Major Success
Atlantic Seabreeze Draws Attention
By John Gavin, Saturday, June 24, 2017


The CMAOntario Music Awards were held on June 11/17 in London, Ontario at Centennial Hall to rave reviews. The awards recognized the talent and achievements of Ontario's country music industry across 16 categories.

Country music star, Jason McCoy from The Road Hammers hosted the 3 and a half hour show and did a superb job. Many country artists performed on the show including, The Abrams from Kingston opened the show with a dazzling number which had the audience glued to their seats. Some of the other artists performing were: Genevieve Fisher, Jessica Mitchell, River Town Saints, Aron Pritchett, Jason Blaine, Cold Creek County and The Western Swing Authority.

The star of the evening was Meghan Patrick from Bomanville, Ontario who was nominated for 7 CMAOntario awards and won 4 awards for: Album of the Year (Grace & Grit)-Female Artist-Rising Star-Music Video (Bow Chicka Wow Wow).

All winners are posted on this website and appear under news.

Atlantic Seabreeze was well represented at the awards by John Gavin, from PEI, Nick Buczok and Tony Josevski from Toronto. Atlantic Seabreeze had a special spot in the media room, interviewig artists and taking photos and were overwhelmed with response from the artists.The artists were flocking to our center for photos, as Nick and was special photographer of Atlantic Seabreeze, with help from Tony and John. Atlantic Seabreeze attracted many from the other media and record labels and we couldn't believe the attention we got.

A very special moment in the media room was the presence of Jim Cuddy from Blue Rodeo, who just on the 2017 Impact Award, and sat with Atlantic Seabreze for special photos.

CMAOntario 2017 will certain be one to remember by our group, as the whole Awards Event went like clockwork, well organized and the overall response was incredible.