The SAMMY’s Committee is excited to announce that plans are in the works for the 2017 Syracuse Area Music Awards. The two day event is scheduled for Thursday March 2 and Friday March 3, 2017.
SAMMY Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Award Show
On Thursday March 2, the SAMMY Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place Upstairs @ the Dino.
The SAMMY Award Show will be Friday, March 3, at the Palace Theater on James Street in Syracuse. The 2017 SAMMY Induction Ceremony & Awards Show celebrate and recognize the outstanding talent of local musicians, as well as, the achievements of industry professionals with Syracuse roots.
Tickets to both events will go on sale February 7, 2017 at syracuseareamusic.com/tickets.
Submit Your Work to the Syracuse Area Music Awards
Local Musicians, Bands, and Artists are encouraged to submit their commercially available recordings; released between January 1 and December 31, 2016. Official submission forms and instructions will be available December 1, 2016 at syracuseareamusic.com/submissions. The Submission deadline is January 5, 2017.
“People’s Choice” Online Voting Starts January 10, 2017
The 2017 People’s Choice online submission phase runs January 1-8, 2017. Nominate your favorite venue to see live music, your favorite local artist, and your favorite music series or festival at syracuseareamusic.com/peopleschoice. Voting begins January 10, 2017.
Nominees and Hall of Fame Inductees to be Announced February 7, 2017
A Press Conference is scheduled for 10am Tuesday February 7, 2017 at the Palace Theater. At that time, the nominees from the recorded music submissions will be announce and their categories, in addition to the 2017 Hall of Fame inductees. An archive of past SAMMY winners and inductees is available at syracuseareamusic.com/recipients.
The SAMMYS is proud to recognize the support of our sponsors: NewsChannel 9 and Bridge Street, The Rebel 105.9, 95X, 93Q, 92,1 The WOLF, Syracuse.com | The Post Standard, Joshua Johnson Design, K-Mase Productions, Zink Shirts, SubCat Music Studios, ATS Recording Studios, John Arquette Properties, NYS Music, Syracuse Auto Works.
Our complete list of sponsors, along with information on how you can sponsor the 2017 Syracuse Area Music Awards, is available at syracuseareamusic.com/sponsors.
For More Information
Liz Nowak, Chairperson