Michael has announced his nominations for the 2014 ‘Barnsley Music Awards’.
Sponsored by Walkabout & Yorkshire Gig Guide and organised by LIVE in Barnsley, the people that organised the popular town centre music festival, the Barnsley Music Awards 2014 recognise local musical talent and the winners will be announced at an awards evening at Walkabout in Barnsley on 5 December 2014.
Favourite band: THE GLAVINS
Favourite solo artist: DANNY SMART
Favourite live venue: BIRDWELL VENUE
Favourite live act: THE GLAVINS
Favourite single/EP: ‘MOVING ON’ by DANNY SMART
Favourite Album: ‘TALK OF THE TARN’ by THE BAR-STEWARD SONS OF VAL DOONICAN
Favourite video: ‘DON’T SAY A WORD’ by JAKE SHARPE
Favourite event: FEARGAL SHARKEY AT FUNKY BUDDAH
Outstanding contribution to local music: GRIMETHORPE COLLIERY BAND
Commenting, Michael said “With so much musical talent in Barnsley, choosing favourites was very difficult. My nominations reflect the strength of the local music scene and I look forward to congratulating the winners at the awards ceremony on 5 December”