We already know which groups are on the list of candidates for the tenth edition of the MIN independent music awards. The nominations will be up for public vote until February 16. The voting process will determine the semi-finalists from over 1000 artists who have registered for the awards.
Once again, the Etxepare Basque Institute will support the Etxepare Award for the Best Album in Euskera. This year’s candidates are: Beñat Achiary / Joseba Irazoki / Julen Achiary, Delorean, Fermin Muguruza eta The Suicide of Western Culture, Governors, Hara!, Hiri Galduak, Huts, Itziarren Semeak, Jabier Muguruza, Nizuri Tazuneri, Rafa Rueda, The Icer Company, Zaratamakers, Zazkel, Ze Esatek!, and Zea Mays. You can vote for your favorite by clicking here.
In the first phase, the public will determine the 30 semi-finalists in each category among all entries. The next phase will consist of a professional jury in charge of selecting the five finalists. The names of the winners will be unveiled at the awards ceremony on Tuesday, March 14 at the Teatro Circo Price theatre in Madrid.
The MIN Awards were created in 2009 to recognize artistic creation, cultural diversity, new talent and the artistic quality of independent music produced in Spain.