We are delighted to announce that Blues & Roots Radio have won our annual award for 'Best Radio Station' in 2017. Blues and Roots Radio is a multi award winning global online broadcasting network based in Port Credit, Ontario, Canada and Melbourne, Victoria, Australia with hubs in the UK, Ireland and the USA playing the best Independent artists 24/7. This is the second year running that this excellent radio station and network has won the top spot, this time on a public vote. Huge congratulations to Stevie, Anne, Neil, Megan and the rest of the Blues & Roots Radio family, including all the show presenters.
From September 1st 2017 they are now home to two stations, BRR Essential and BRR Discover, both independent online radio stations playing independent artists from around the world. Over 50 shows are housed on our network from around the world of which a vast majority are produced exclusively for us playing Blues, Soul, R&B, Americana, Alt Country, Bluegrass, Celtic, Folk, Roots and everything in between.
Our nominees for the award this year were truly international with radio stations submitted from around the world. Please check them out if you haven't listened to them before.
Our 5 five for 2017 were
- (1) Blues & Roots Radio, Port Credit, Canada
- (2) Radio Walkham, Devon, UK
- (3) BBC Introducing, UK
- (4) Joltin Joe's Radio Nowhere, New Jersey, USA
- (4) Laurel Canyon Radio, Los Angeles, USA