Voting Open For 4th Annual Whalie Awards “People’s Choice”

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It's time for the 4th annual Whalie Awards, put on by WailingCity.com. (Handout)

It’s time for the 4th annual Whalie Awards, put on by WailingCity.com. (Handout)

Voting is open and running for the fourth annual New London-centric Whalie Awards.

The awards are put on by WailingCity.com, a site dedicated to the esoteric, somewhat insular, but insanely vibrant music scene in New London.

Categories range across all genres, from Best Indie Pop to Best Roots Rock, Best Hip Hop, and Best Solo Singer / Songwriter. All the nominees are New London area acts.

New this year is write-in voting for Best DJ in the New London area. Voters can write in their nominees until May 10, after which the top vote getters become official nominees.

Voting for the People’s Choice awards is open until May 25. Click Here for a full list of categories and nominees, and Click Here to vote.

Further awards are chosen for the Whalies by a group of judges outside the New London area, including Album Of The Year categories, Best Song categories, and more.

It all culminates with an official red carpet and awards show at Hygenic Art Park on May 25.

 

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