80s Brigade

80s Brigade
The 80s Brigade were solely created to fill an entertainment need in Southern California and have become a much sought after band. Performing the best rock hits of the 80s requires tremendous musicianship, energy and stage experience. Key musicians were brought together to bring this music to life like no other band can do; each member with vast experience in the genre. The result has become one of the most popular bands in the Inland Empire. Performing 60+ shows a year, the hype is real.

Nominations

Cover Band ( 2017 )

America's Kountry

America's Kountry
America's Kountry is an original group that writes and performs all their own music. A fresh new country sound with a can of whoop ass added and endless dance grooves.

Nominations

Country ( 2017 )

Anthony Cullins

Anthony Cullins
Anthony Cullins aka "The Fallbrook Kid," is a 16 year-old musical prodigy whose guitar playing ability is years beyond his age. Anthony got his first guitar when he was 3 years old, and at age 9 he began taking guitar lessons from local musician Larry Robinson. Anthony soon enrolled at the School of Rock where he quickly became a standout. Anthony's musical influences include R&B, funk, the blues, and guitar greats from the 60s & 70s such as Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton.

Nominations

Rock ( 2017 )

Anthony Cullins

Anthony Cullins
Anthony Cullins aka "The Fallbrook Kid," is a 16 year-old musical prodigy whose guitar playing ability is years beyond his age. Anthony got his first guitar when he was 3 years old, and at age 9 he began taking guitar lessons from local musician Larry Robinson. Anthony soon enrolled at the School of Rock where he quickly became a standout. Anthony's musical influences include R&B, funk, the blues, and guitar greats from the 60s & 70s such as Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton.

Nominations

Youth Original ( 2017 )

Astra Kelly

Astra Kelly
Astra Kelly is a pure talent with a lyric-based, melodic sound, soaring vocals and a passionate performance style. She fuses her Chicago roots in blues and rock with folk and americana elements. She is true to her artistry as her lyrics read like poetry, speaking of emotional transformation and personal freedom. She's released eight records on her own label, toured the country extensively and worn many hats in the music industry including producer, promoter, radio DJ, and vocal coach.

Nominations

Singer/Songwriter (Out of Town) ( 2017 )

Ben Allen

Ben Allen
Ben Allen is the perfect blend of Southern Soul and Mountain Folk. Hailing from a town near Yosemite, he transplanted to San Diego and set about crafting a uniquely powerful sound blending traditional mountain folk music with a more groove oriented soul style. After barely surviving multiple brain aneurysms, he left the hospital a driven man, determined to not waste a moment, but to pour his passion and soul into his music.

Nominations

Singer/Songwriter ( 2017 )

Black Rock Candy

Black Rock Candy
All girl student band made up of 12-16 year olds. The focus of the band is to learn and grow as musicians in a safe and encouraging environment. The band takes lessons from Chrissy Marquez and Rosie Aldrete as part of their Girls Rock lesson program.

Nominations

Youth Cover ( 2017 )

Bob Karwin

Bob Karwin
Bob Karwin's music is scientifically calibrated to envelop you in a bubble of sunshine, warm water and good vibes. Halfway between the groovy country of Zac Brown and the smooth soul of Daryl Hall is Bob Karwin. In 1993, Bob packed up his Jeep and moved from Boston to San Diego. His blend of humor and thoughtful songwriting struck a chord and he began to develop a following. He is now a full fledged Californian, strolling the beaches and vowing to never shovel a driveway again.

Nominations

Singer/Songwriter ( 2017 )

Caden Levi

Caden Levi
Caden Levi is a fresh, young talent armed with the incredible knack for songwriting. Releasing an original 5 song EP and his newest singles he has already shocked the local music scene with his ability to write thought provoking lyrics far beyond his years. In the studio, he is working on a fully produced album to be released later this year. Whether it is originals or nostalgic rock, his skills as a musician and experience on stage is making this 14 yr old kid someone to keep an eye on

Nominations

Youth Original ( 2017 )

Cougrzz Rock!

Cougrzz Rock!
The Cougrzz are a high energy, all live, band whose talent and fun loving appeal has set a new standard in Corporate Entertainment. Specializing in today’s dance music, classic rock favorites, and performing a wide range of classic dance standards, The Cougrzz will keep the dance floor packed from start to finish covering hits by: Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Megan Trainor. Dance to your old school favorites from Michael Jackson, Prince, Kool and the Gang, and Black Eyed Peas. You want rock? We will Rock You with our classic favorites from Van Halen, Def Leppard, Guns n Roses, Journey, Heart, Joan Jett and that's just the start! They are one of the top requested acts by the most prestigious booking agents in the event entertainment industry and are available for corporate parties, weddings and festivals of any size.

Nominations

Cover Band ( 2017 )

Dani Arribere

Dani Arribere
Dani Arribere is a 16 year old singer songwriter from Murrieta CA. Dani first picked up the guitar when she was 10 years old, and ever since then started to write and perform her own music. Dani recently was awarded "Crowd Favorite" for her performance of "Summer of 69" by Bryan Adams, in "BGC Idol." Also Dani will be performing at "Pechanga" on August 27th for the "BGC Idol" Finale. In Dani's spare time she loves to Rock Climb, shoot Archery, and play Tennis.

Nominations

Youth Original ( 2017 )

David Maldonado

David Maldonado
David Maldonado is a multi-instrumentalist/composer from San Diego California, USA. Raised in a family where playing music was as natural as breathing, performing at every winery in the Temecula Valley every week for 10 years and reaching #2 on the Billboard charts with his latest release.

Nominations

Jazz ( 2017 )

Dree Mon

Dree Mon
If David Bowie and Wonderwoman had a sardonic love child it would probably be Dree Mon. With her blend of retro pop, old-school soul and dance Dree has been performing and writing music since 2010 and has written songs for artists (Robert M’s “2013”), network tv shows “Parenthood” and “White Collar,” and films such as No Service, Love or War, Liv Out Loud, etc. She has graced the airwaves of KPFK and has been nominated for a TVMA award 2016, an HMMA award, and won an Indie Music Channel Award.

Nominations

Pop (Out of Town) ( 2017 )

Dulaney and Company

Dulaney and Company
Dulaney and Company is collaborative music group founded by Singer/Songwriters Jerod and Malissa Dulaney. They Combine Soulful Americana with Folk, Blues and Country. Always joined by rotating cast of friends and musicians each show is unique.

Nominations

Singer/Songwriter ( 2017 )

Endeavor

Endeavor
Endeavor is a classic rock cover band that performs tunes from bands such as Boston, Journey, Eagles, Beatles, Kansas, and many more. Having four vocalist in there band, they strive to having perfect four part harmonies in most of their tunes they perform. Kevin Zingale - Guitar/Vocals Jimmy Marshall - Drums/Vocals Mario Angelo - Keys/Vocals David (Scoop) Brockenborough - Bass/Vocals Josh Jurkoski - Guitar

Nominations

Cover Band ( 2017 )

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