On June 4, 2024, the 8th annual Canadian Live Music Industry Awards (CLMIAs) will honour Canada’s live music industry, bringing together the Canadians behind live music for a night of celebration and recognition. These awards celebrate the ingenuity, perseverance, and excellence demonstrated by live music companies, individuals, and organizations. Below is the shortlist of nominees from British Columbia’s music and sound recording. View the full list of nominees here.


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Vogue Theatre – Best Teamwork in a Major Club

Rickshaw Theatre – Best Teamwork in a Medium Club

Fox Cabaret – Best Teamwork in a Small Club

Rogers Arena – Best Teamwork in a Large Arena

BC Place – Best Teamwork in a Large Arena

Kaslo Jazz – Small Festival of the Year

Squamish Harvest Moon Festival – Small Festival of the Year; Green Operations Festival of the Year

Rifflandia Festival – Medium Festival of the Year

Shambhala Music Festival – Major Festival of the Year

Garret T Willie – New Touring Artist of the Year

Delaney Lyngard – Your Future Boss

Eli Wener – Manager of the Year

Robbie Zgaljic – Production Manager of the Year

Nick Middleton – Festival Buyer of the Year

DL Sound – A/V Production Company of the Year

Decibel Entertainment – A/V Production Company of the Year

Deb Beaton-Smith – Community Impact