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2016 Grammy Nominations

December 7, 2015
Grammy Nominations were announced early this morning!

You can check them out via Billboard Music, but we're excited about (AKA, what we've been playing all year long):

-Alabama Shakes Sound & Color: Nominated for Album of the Year, Best Rock Performance, Best Rock Song

-Courtney Barnett: Nominated for Best New Artist

Bill Frisell - Guitar in the Space Age!: Nominated for Best Contemporary Instrumental Album

Death Cab for Cutie - Kintsugi: Nominated for Best Rock Album

Wilco Quick read more or view full article - Star Wars: Nominated for Best Alternative Rock Album

Hiatus Kaiyote - Choose Your Weapon: Nominated for Best R&B Performance

Lianne La Havas - Blood: Nominated for Best Urban Contemporary Album

Leon Bridges - Coming Home: Nominated for Best R&B Album

Chris Stapleton - Traveller: Nominated for Best Country Solo Performance, Best Country Song, Best Country Album

John Scofield - Past Present: Nominated for Best Improvised Jazz Solo, Best Jazz Instrumental Album

Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet - Intercambio: Nominated for Best Latin Jazz Album

Bomba Estereo - Amanacer: Nominated for Best Latin Rock, Urban, or Alternative Album

Buddy Guy - Born to Play Guitar: Nominated for Best American Roots Performance, Best Blues Album

Jason Isbell - Something More Than Free: Nominated for Best American Roots Song, Best American Roots Album

The Mavericks - Mono: Nominated for Best American Roots Song, Best American Roots Album

Rhiannon Giddens - Tomorrow Is My Turn: Nominated for Best Folk Album

Morgan Heritage - Strictly Roots: Nominated for Best Reggae Album

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