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East Coast Music Awards… Show.

We are happy to announce that the Joel Plaskett Emergency will be appearing on this year’s East Coast Music Awards show, live from the Halifax Metro Centre on Sunday, February 18th (CBC). The show will air in all time zones at 8 PM (8:30 in Newfoundland) so mark it on your calendars please.

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Some Music Business News…

Here’s a little press release:

Eva Avila, Gregory Charles, Mobile, and Joel Plaskett Top 2007 Canadian Radio Music Awards Nominations
Canada’s hottest new music stars will be honoured at the 10th Annual Canadian Radio Music Awards (CRMA) on Saturday, March 10, 2007. Addictiv, Eva Avila, Gregory Charles, Mobile, The New Pornographers, and Joel Plaskett are among the artists nominated in nine categories honouring the hottest new radio music stars in Canada. In previous years, the CRMAs introduced rookies such as Avril Lavigne, Sam Roberts, Arcade Fire and Michael Buble. Presented by the Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB),

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Australia, Australia, Australia

That’s right, Australia. The Emergency is heading to the southern hemisphere to support the fabulous Augie March band. Here are the deets…

The Cold Acre Tour
With special Guests Holly Throsby & Joel Plaskett & The Emergency
Proudly Presented by

Augie March will join the Western Australian Symphony Orchestra in February for two special nights under the stars in Kings Park, Perth. These shows will launch The Cold Acre Tour, which will be the bands final Australian tour, for their critically acclaimed, and multiple ARIA nominated LP Moo, You Bloody Choir.

Award winning Canadian singer songwriter Joel Plaskett will join Augie March touring Australia for the first time with his band,

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And furthermore…

Pursuant to the earlier post about Nowhere With You topping CBC’s Radio 3 list of best songs of 2006, I must also acknowledge that the same insanely catchy single won a “Bucky” award as “most likely to become a future classic.” Our heartfelt thanks to all our pals at the Mothership for their continued support and thanks to all of you who voted for us…you know who you are…

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