Musicians of all ages and venue operators are invited to the next Rockford Area Music Industry (RAMI) musicians organizational meeting at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 8, at the Verdi Club, 728 N. Madison St.
Nomination forms will be available for all RAMI Awards categories. Nomination forms are also available at The Guitar Center, Guzzardo Music, Bobbys on Broadway, Randees Music, Pegasus Music, The Rock River Times, or online at www.ramiawards.com.
A nomination form, along with a short bio, picture and CD with at least one song can be mailed to RAMI, P.O. Box 4128, Rockford, IL 61110, or can be dropped off at The Rock River Times, 128 N. Church St., between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Monday-Friday.
The information you provide will be on the RAMI Web site during the voting process. All voting will be done on the Web site.
Only members of the musicians organization can nominate and vote for the Technician Awards. Memberships can be purchased at $10 for one year or $15 for two years.
The RAMI Committee will start planning for the spring benefit held in March, and Awards Ceremony held in April. Sign-up sheets will be available at the meeting.
From the Nov. 1-7, 2006, issue