IAMA Results                                               

Here are the winners of the 11th Annual IAMA (International Acoustic Music Awards). IAMA would like to thank all entrants, judges and sponsors. More information on the winners will be out shortly, please stay tuned...



OVERALL GRAND PRIZE WINNER:


     "Crayon Days" - Carl Wockner (Australia)
     http://www.carlwockner.com.au




FOLK/AMERICANA/ROOTS
1st Prize: "Holding The Moon" - Daniel Champagne (Australia)
Runner-up: "Newport" - Soren Martin

INSTRUMENTAL
1st Prize: "A Bakers Dozen" - Muriel Anderson
Runner-up: "Celtic Salmon Rendevous" - John Floridis

OPEN
1st Prize: "Hearts" - JoJo Worthington (Canada)
Runner-up: "Easy" - Gilbert Polk

AAA/ALTERNATIVE
1st Prize: "Crayon Days" - Carl Wockner (Australia)
Runner-up: "Pretty Stars" - John Newsome (Australia)

BEST GROUP/DUO
1st Prize: "From Dust to Dust" - The Banner Days
Runner-up: "Wishful Thinking" - Marvin and Gentry

BEST MALE ARTIST
1st Prize: "BFrom Joe To Betsy" - Jared Mahone
Runner-up: "Closer to the Moon" - Matt Shenk

BEST FEMALE ARTIST
1st Prize: "Take Me Back" - Cara Smith
Runner-up: "Life Without You" - Sharon Little

COUNTRY/BLUEGRASS
1st Prize: "Wonderland" - Downhill Bluegrass Band (Sweden)
Runner-up: "From A Bottle" - Jodee Lewis

 

The Finalists list:

Name of song Finalist Name
INSTRUMENTAL  
Acoustic Jubilee Dominic Gaudious
The Peasant Sabbatical Neil Jacobs
Grannie Swing Quinn Bachand
The Cape Breton Medley Maxim Cormier
Celtic Salmon Rendevous John Floridis
Breakout Ellsworth McMeen
A Bakers Dozen Muriel Anderson
Road To Cascadia Tim Farrell
Ceremony Fiona Joy
The Everyday Struggle Oscar Peñas
 
 
 
OPEN/AOG  
I Think I’ve Got You     Morgan Bain & The Swoop
To Rule the World Sophie Clark
Blue Roses Rachel Sage
EASY Gilbert Polk
Hearts JoJo Worthington
Little Soldier Jules Collarile
Royalty Emily Faith
Just Might Smile Nitanee Paris Lawson
水の器 Mizu no utsuwa Hiromi Suda
IM4U Bill Gue
 
 
 
 
AAA/ALTERNATIVE  
Pretty Stars John Newsome
Crayon Days Carl Wockner
Simple Pleasures Carl Wockner
John Brown Susan Cattaneo
Arizona Emily White
Gypsy STACY ROBIN
Ever After Annie Minogue
The Foundation Tiff Jimber
From The Start Joal Kamps
Troubled Upbringing Alice BrightSky
 
 
 
 
FOLK/AMERICANA/ROOTS  
Between Nowhere and Goodbye Woody Russell
Mistletoeing Phil Christie
Time Stand Still Joal Kamps
By My Silence  Ellen Bukstel
Mirabelle Gypsy Soul (Roman Morykit)
Holding The Moon Daniel Champagne
Honey, Come Home Hillary Reynolds Band
Tsunami Molly Tuttle
Newport Soren Martin
Worth The Whiskey Susan Cattaneo
 
 
 
 
 
BEST GROUP/DUO  
One Yes Away Jen & Ray (Jen Morrison) 
Mirabelle Gypsy Soul (Roman Morykit)
From Dust to Dust The Banner Days (Bradford Loomis & Beth Whitney)
Pum Pum ChakLive!
Wishful Thinking Marvin and Gentry (Brian Gentry)
Bittersweet Radio Ghosts of the American Road (Kevin Higgins)
14 Characters Countermeasure (Aaron Jensen)
Watermelon, BBQ and Beeer Duncan Street (Dave Duncan)
Welton St Jonathon Brannon (Brannon)
MUSICIEN LUMIERE Cendrine CINGALA & Richard LAYAN/SUND\'RI Feeling
 
 
BEST MALE ARTIST  
In The Middle Morgan Bain
APRICOTS Chase K
Overflow John Newsome
Bulletproof Devin Damato
Closer to the Moon Matt Shenk
Inside Your Head Michael Tiernan
From Joe To Betsy Jared Mahone
Long Way Down Sam Sallon
Tinman Andy Brown
Come Rain or Come Shine Jumaane Smith, Featuring Michael Bublé)
 
 
 
BEST FEMALE ARTIST  
Barbed Wire Rachel Sage
Life Without You Sharon Little
Whats This All For Natasha Duarte
Take Me Back Cara Smith
If I Were You Kelly Paige
Hole In My Heart Sharon Little
Life Without You Sharon Little
Still Desire You Clara Stegall
Are We There Yet Sarah Peacock
Had to Come Home Erika Kulnys
 
 
COUNTRY/BLUEGRASS  
How Long Does a Woman Have to Wait? Grant Maloy Smith
From A Bottle Jodee Lewis
Wonderland Jonas Kjellgren
Lucky Charm Emily Faith
How A Cowboy Says Goodbye Susan Cattaneo
When the Honeymoon is Over Joanne Stacey
Blue Star Mountain Cowboy John McClure
Memories Dirt Road Angels
Take Me With You (For All Time) Jaren Cerf
PRIME TIME William Stroud

 

 



 
 
 

 

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