2012 OC MUSIC AWARDS NOMINEE ANNOUNCEMENT IN 21 CATEGORIES
The Awards Academy has voted, the ballots have been sorted and the 2012 OC Music Awards nominees in 21 Academy selected categories have been determined. The 2012 list of nominations welcomes back some OC Music Awards former winners and nominees as well as some fresh faces.
This announcement includes 21 of the 26 total 2012 Awards category nominees. Still to come are the Awards for OC Impact and Lifetime Achievement to be announced the February 1, the Best Live Band and Best Live Acoustic Showcase Series finalists, which will be announced after the last Showcase on February 15, and The People’s Choice Award nominees, to be announced on Monday, February 27.
And the 2012 OC Music Awards Nominees are…
SHOWCASE SERIES KICKS-OFF TONIGHT AT DETROIT BAR!
Join us tonight, Tuesday, January 3, the 2012 Showcase Series kick-off at Detroit Bar with Jeramiah Red, Paulie Pesh, The Gromble, Strange Birds, and James Fletcher performing in the Best Live Band category. Doors open at 730p, the first band performs at 8p, and the event is open to fans 21 years of age and over. 106.7FM KROQ’s “Locals Only” host, Kat Corbett, will host the Showcase Series kick-off event. The Wahoo’s Fish Taco truck will be on-site serving the first 50 tacos FREE to the Showcase Series fans.
ENTER TO WIN IN THE FARMER JOHN FAN VOTE
Awards Presenting Partner, Farmer John brings us the 2012 Farmer John Fan Vote, where the public has the power to send one Showcase Series artist in each category on to the Showcase Series Finals. Fans can vote online and on-site at Showcases at the Farmer John promo booth and enter to win a Sterling by Music Man custom guitar courtesy of Farmer John, Ernie Ball, 106.7FM KROQ and OC Music Awards. One guitar will be given away weekly at each of the nine total Showcase Series events. Fans must be present to enter and win.