Louis-Philippe Gingras during his time at Osisko en lumière, in August 2017.
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The awards season continues, this time with nominations at the Gala of the alternative independent music du Québec (GAMIQ). Three artists from the Abitibi-Témiscamingue are by appointment.
The author-composer-interpreter rouynorandien Louis-Philippe Gingras harvest two nominations, in the category Choice of the audience and the category Artist of the year. His most recent album, Third row, has earned him this appointment.
The group lamottois Elixir of Gumbo, which is part Dylan Perron, also earned two nominations, the first in the category for Album or EP folk/bluegrass for The beautiful trap. The training is also named for the music video of Gang of rank in the category Video of the year.
Finally, the duo Saratoga, composed of the Valdorienne Chantal Archambault and his spouse Michel-Olivier Gasse, is named for the music video of I will wait outside in the category Video of the year.
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