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  2008 Juno Awards
A total of seven awards were presented throughout CTV’s two-hour broadcast, which featured 10 performances, including a medley of hits by Furtado.
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) proudly announced the nominations for the 2007 JUNO Awards as well as naming this year’s Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee, legendary rock producer Bob Rock.
The JUNO Awards 2007 compilation album is a non-profit package with all proceeds going to MusiCan, CARAS' music education program.
www.juno-awards.ca   (245 words)

  Wikipedia search result
That name became shortened to Juno and by 1971, the awards ceremonies would be referred to as the "Juno Awards".
Coincidentally, Juno was the codename given to the beach that was assigned to the Canadian 3rd Infantry Division at Normandy, in the landings at D-Day.
Award names have changed through the years, most notably the switch in 2003 from the phrase "Best _" to "_ of the year".
feedbus.com /wikis/wikipedia.php?title=Juno_Awards   (1464 words)

 Juno Awards   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 1970, upon the discovery that Juno had been a chief goddess of the Roman pantheon, the spelling was changed permanently to 'Juno.' The Juno Awards have often been described as the Canadian equivalent of the (US) Grammy awards.
Thereafter CARAS, formed expressly for the purpose, became the governing body of the awards, and voting was reserved primarily for CARAS members.
Specific award categories and their descriptions have varied from year to year so as to reflect changes and developments in the music industry.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=U1ARTU0001799   (683 words)

Juno was the equivalent in Roman Mythology of the Greek goddess Hera and was considered the Roman supreme goddess, married to the ruling god, Jupiter.
It is also the feminine form of the Genius.
Juno Beach, one of five beaches used as landing zones in the Battle of Normandy
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ju/Juno.html   (70 words)

 Juno Award
The Juno Awards are awards of achievement presented to Canadian musical artists and bands; they could be considered the transnational counterpart to the United States' Grammy Awards.
Organized by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, the awards began in 1964 and were presented by RPM Magazine as the 'Gold Leaf Awards', with the winners chosen by a poll of the magazine's readers.
In 1971, these were renamed the 'Juno Awards', a name derived from the god Juno of Roman mythology and from Pierre Juneau, the first head of the Canadian Radio-Television Commission.
www.xasa.com /wiki/en/wikipedia/j/ju/juno_award.html   (189 words)

 AWARDS   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Awarded annually, it honours on outstanding musician, composer or ensemble for an exceptional work created or performed during the previous three years.
Besides the awards, which are among the largest and most prestigious in the broadcast community, the greater impact of the event lies in the showcasing of the programmes which result in world-wide broadcasts of the winners.
Awarded annually, the Jules Léger Prize for New Chamber Music is a competition for Canadian composers that is designed to encourage the creation of new chamber music and to foster its performance by Canadian chamber groups.
www.chass.utoronto.ca /~chatzis/awards.htm   (706 words)

The 29th Annual Juno Awards were presented in two days -- on Saturday, the awards were presented in a banquet televised to only certain parts of Canada.
The 29th Annual Juno Awards were presented in two days -- on Sunday, nine major awards and two achievement awards were presented in a two-hour, nationally televised awards ceremony that also included many excellent performances.
Juno was one of the most powerful in the Roman pantheon.
www.suite101.com /reference/juno   (963 words)

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The multiple Juno award winner said she heard a crackle from somewhere and thought there was a technical dilemma.
The astronomers concluded that the asteroid had recently (in astronomical terms) collided with another object, resulting in a 60-mile-wide crater, or possibly a smaller crater that is surrounded by a 60-mile blanket of ejecta debris.
Juno are touring Europe again for the third time this Autumn after playing shows in April prior to the albums release.
www.lycos.com /info/juno--miscellaneous.html?page=2   (402 words)

 Smooth Jazz Now.com :
Sunday night's gala was the second of two Juno awards nights A total of 28 awards and two special achievement Junos were handed out Saturday night at a four-hour dinner and show at the St. John's Convention Centre.
Organizers of the Junos were stunned by the large crowds that showed up in St. John's for almost every event associated with the music awards show.
Rumours that Leonard Cohen would be in St. John's for the Juno Awards - he was a no-show - inspired the local CBC station to sponsor an odd contest.
www.smoothjazznow.com /music_news_2002_juno_awards.htm   (1808 words)

 Juno Award   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Organized by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, the Juno Awards began in 1964 and were presented by RPM magazine as the "Gold Leaf Awards" with the winners chosen by a poll of the magazine's readers.
In 1971, it was changed to the Juno Awards, a name derived from in Roman mythology and from Pierre Juneau, the first head of the Canadian Radio-Television Commission.
Currently the various winners are chosen by members of the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, or, depending on the award, by a panel of experts or actual record sales.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-Juno_Award.html   (617 words)

 Juno Award - Glasgledius   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Juno Awards are presented annually to Canadian musical artists by the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS.) The Junos originated in 1970 with the Gold Leaf awards, presented by RPM magazine.
The Junos acknowledge artistic and technical achievement in all aspects of Canada's music industry.
Members of the Juno Hall of Fame represent many of the world's great talents, ranging from Guy Lombardo, Oscar Peterson, Lenny Breau[?] and Maynard Ferguson to Paul Anka,Gordon Lightfoot, Leonard Cohen, k.d.
www.glasglow.com /E2/ju/Juno_Award.html   (122 words)

 Neil Young News: Neil Young to Perform at JUNO Awards
The Juno Awards has confirmed in a press release that Neil Young will perform at the ceremony.
The three-time Juno Award winner and member of the Canadian Music Hall of Fame was twice inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame; in 1995 as a solo artist and again in 1997 as a member of Buffalo Springfield.
When Winnipeg was chosen as the site of the 2005 Juno Awards, the city's mayor, Glen Murray, said it was his "dream" to have Young attend the show.
www.thrasherswheat.org /2005/02/neil-young-to-perform-at-juno-awards.html   (400 words)

 award: Blogs, Photos, Videos and more on Technorati
I love this award because it looks like a little painting, it is meant to of course honor the diversity of our blogging friendships which is a beautiful sentiment.
I'm GRATEFUL that Jackie has shared this award with me. This award is created by Mark.
This truly is a special award due to the origins and the meaning.
technorati.com /tag/award   (563 words)

 OMEGA EVENTS: THE DOHENY BLUES FESTIVAL: Performer Bios: Colin Linden   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In 1999, at the prestigious Toronto Arts Awards Colin was presented with the Music Award for his contribution to Music by The Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, Hillary Weston.
At Canada's 2000 Juno Awards, Colin was repeatedly acknowledged and recognized by the music industry.
Another Juno Award in the 'Roots and Traditional: Group' category as a member of Blackie and the Rodeo Kings.
www.omegaevents.com /blues/bios_colinlinden.html   (997 words)

 Juno Award Winners
Then Judy held up our son and told everybody that the award was dedicated to him (she got a little choked up at this point) and was also for all the kids out there who make our job the best job in the world.
We grabbed our awards (actually temporary mock-ups of them!) and were whisked off the stage.
We were brought down to a nearby room where they had us pose next to a huge-sized Juno and answer questions from reporters.
judyanddavid.com /presskit/pressreleases/juno.html   (677 words)

 Honourable Eric Robinson - Ministerial Statement - 2006 Juno Award Nominees   (Site not responding. Last check: )
These talented artists will be competing for Canada's most prestigious music awards at the 2006 Juno Awards in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on April 1 and April 2.
The success that Manitoba artists enjoy at events like the Juno Awards happens in large part because our province has the infrastructure necessary for recording artists to build meaningful and successful careers in the music industry.
I think we all remember last April when Winnipeg hosted the 2005 Juno Awards at the MTS Centre and impressed the nation with the dynamic and exciting sound industry that we have built here in Manitoba.
www.ndpcaucus.mb.ca /newsrel/minstate_robin_22mar.html   (447 words)

 CANOE -- JAM! Music: 2006 Juno Award predictions
Here's a look - a straight-faced look - at some of this year's most notable Juno categories and what should be the outcome, barring the fools having their day.
The message should be sent loudly to the Idols with this award, which, once more, despite the word "artist," is missing such respected and truly artistic people and acts as Ron Sexsmith, Rufus Wainwright and Neil Young.
And, when push comes to shove, expect the Junos to take their cue from the Grammys, and rectify the loss of baby-faced crooner Buble by feting him at home.
jam.canoe.ca /Music/Junos/2006/2006/03/31/1513454.html   (1013 words)

 Digital Journal - Juno Award Nominations
At the 2006 JUNO Awards, he took home the most wins, including Pop Album of the Year for his latest studio album, It’s Time; Single of the Year, Album of the Year and Artist of the Year.
He won a 2003 JUNO Award for his jazz album, Tales From The Blue Lounge, and was nominated for the Prix du Jazz at the 2003 Montreal Jazz Festival.
The children's author's list of awards and recognitions are countless and include a JUNO Award, the Canadian Booksellers Association's Author of the Year, and has been appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada.
www.digitaljournal.com /article/120127/Juno_Award_Nominations   (8734 words)

 CYBERGRASS The Internet Bluegrass Music News Magazine - The Duhks Nominted for a Juno Award ... Again!!!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Juno Awards are Canada's biggest music awards with past winners including Madonna, Neil Young, Shania Twain, and Broken Social Scene.
This despite the inevitable second-outing situation- which found the band woodshedding in Winnipeg on few and far between breaks from touring rather than developing the new songs after long months on the road, as was the case with their earlier recordings.
The band members are quick to agree that this album is both the strongest representation of their regularly electrifying live act yetand a record thats also more direct and tooled to home in on the songs meanings and emotional core.
www.cybergrass.com /modules.php?name=AvantGo&op=ReadStory&sid=2857   (697 words)

 Juno Awards of 2006 at AllExperts
The Juno Awards of 2006 were held in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada on the weekend of 31 March to 2 April 2006.
Awards for most categories were presented on 1 April in a non-televised ceremony at the Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre hosted by Jully Black, with performances by Kardinal Offishall, The Road Hammers and Martha Wainwright.
During the televised ceremony, a commercial aired congratulating Michael Bublé for his Single of the Year victory, a full half an hour before the award was announced.
en.allexperts.com /e/j/ju/juno_awards_of_2006.htm   (1029 words)

 CANOE -- JAM! Country: Wailin' trio scores Juno Award   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Jennys' win was to be announced last night at the non-televised Juno Awards Gala at the Convention Centre, where most of this year's trophies were awarded.
Meanwhile, Avril Lavigne won the two awards she was in the running for last night, with statues for artist and pop album of the year.
Backstage, Stevo said he would give his Juno to Chuck Pelletier -- the UN peacekeeper the album was named after -- and joked about their fondness for our city.
jam.canoe.ca /Country/2005/04/03/981259-sun.html   (561 words)

 Juno Support - FAQ - What is Juno Platinum?- Value-priced Internet Service Provider - ISP - Free, low-cost and fast ...
Juno Platinum is a premium service that gives Juno members priority access to the World Wide Web and other valuable features not included in our Free Internet service.
Juno's award-winning email software with file attachment capability—send and receive messages up to 6 MB in size (including attachments).
If you are a current Juno Free Internet service member using version 2.0 of the software or later, you can sign up for Juno Platinum directly through the Juno software.
www.juno.com /support/faq/fgp00.html?brand=JN   (347 words)

 CTV.ca - 2007 Juno Awards
Haydain Neale of jacksoul was one of the lucky winners on Juno night.
Nelly made a spectacular entrance to the Junos by flying down to the stage.
ETalk's gossip columnist Lainey is on the celeb trail in Saskatoon.
www.ctv.ca /mini/junos2007   (132 words)

 Xbox.com | Game with Fame at the Junos!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Xbox will be at Juno Fan Fare in Halifax, NS, hosting a “Game With Fame” with some of this year’s hottest Juno Nominees, and exhibiting an Xbox 360 arcade for the thousands of fans attending the event.
Juno Fan Fare is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for fans to get up close and personal with their favourite Canadian artists and receive autographs. 
This year Xbox will be backstage at Juno Fan Fare getting up close and personal with Kardinal Offishall, Bedouin Soundclash, Matt Mays and El Torpedo, and Hedley over a game of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter™ or Project Gotham Racing® 3.
www.xbox.com /en-ca/junos   (306 words)

 Juno Award Performers Announced : Soul Shine Magazine
Unlike the Grammy Awards who names the nominees long before the guest line up, the Juno Awards have already begun listing the guest performers weeks before the nominees are announced.
Tickets for this year's Juno Awards show on April 4 at Rexall Place in Edmonton go on sale February 14.
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences will announce the nominations for the 2004 Juno Awards on February 11.
www.soulshine.ca /news/newsarticle.php?nid=233   (204 words)

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