The sixth annual Polaris Music Prize has announced the long list of nominees for this year's award, where each artist is selected for their musical integrity and merit, regardless of genre or record sales. The Windish Agency is happy to congratulate six of our Canadian artists for their achievement, including:
Japandroids, Celebration Rock
PS I Love You, Death Dreams
Sandro Perri, Impossible Spaces
Yamantaka // Sonic Titan, YT//ST
Yukon Blonde, Tiger Talk
Visit the Polaris blog for album streams and jury member insiders, and stay tuned for the short list revelation on July 17.
*Update 7/17/12: Congrats to Grimes, Japandroids and Yamantaka // Sonic Titan for making the Polaris Music Prize short list!