TUE, AUG 8, 2006 at 11:24 AM

WE’VE BEEN PLUGGED

The 2006 PLUG (which may or may not be an acronym…) Independent Music Awards Nominees were very recently announced! And, even more exciting to us, included amongst this esteemed assemblage of talent are several artists currently recording for none other than Sub Pop Records (aka the aforementioned “us”).

Here’s a not-at-all-brief cheat sheet of who to vote for where:

PLUG Album of the Year:
Wolf Parade – Apologies to the Queen Mary
OR
Sleater-Kinney – The Woods
PLUG Artist of the Year
Sleater-Kinney – The Woods
PLUG New Artist of the Year
Chad VanGaalen – Infiniheart
OR!
Wolf Parade – Apologies to the Queen Mary
PLUG Male Artist of the Year
Sam Beam (aka Iron and Wine)
OR
Chad VanGaalen
PLUG Indie Rock Album of the Year
Wolf Parade – Apologies to the Queen Mary
OR
Sleater-Kinney – The Woods
PLUG Punk Album of the Year
Sleater-Kinney – The Woods
PLUG Song of the Year
Wolf Parade – “I’ll Believe in Anything”
PLUG Live Act of the Year
Wolf Parade
OR
Sleater-Kinney
PLUG Album Art/Packaging of the Year
Wolf Parade – Apologies to the Queen Mary
And, of course…
PLUG Record Label of the Year
Sub Pop
The PLUG Awards show will take place Feb. 2, 2006 at Webster Hall in NYC.
You should feel free to vote, here.


Posted by Harry Dean Hudson