Past Winners

The 2016 New England Music Awards

Event held at Blue Ocean Music Hall

Band of the Year – Dwight & Nicole
Album of the Year – Fall Your Way / Frank Viele
Song of the Year – Let Your Hair Down / Adam Ezra Group
Producer of the Year – Vic Steffens
Songwriter of the Year – Daphne Lee Martin
New Act of the Year – Hunter
Female Performer of the Year – Ruby Rose Fox
Male Performer of the Year – Frank Viele

The 2015 New England Music Awards

Event held at Showcase Live

Band of the Year – The Shana Stack Band
Album of the Year – National Throat / Will Dailey
Song of the Year – Sunken Ship / Will Dailey
Producer of the Year – Brian Coombes
Songwriter of the Year – Ellison Jackson
New Act of the Year – West End Blend
Female Performer of the Year – Anna Lombard
Male Performer of the Year – Dan Blakeslee

The 2014 New England Music Awards

Event held at Lowell Memorial Auditorium

Band of the Year – The Mallett Brothers Band
Album of the Year – Land / The Mallett Brothers Band
Song of the Year – The Dreams in the Ditch / Deer Tick
Producer of the Year – Nick Tirrell
Songwriter of the Year – Chris Ross
New Act of the Year – Sarah Barrios
Female Performer of the Year – Lori McKenna
Male Performer of the Year – Josh Logan

The 2013 New England Music Awards

Event held at Lowell Memorial Auditorium

Band of the Year – The Adam Ezra Group
Album of the Year – NORDO / Air Traffic Controller
Song of the Year – Yeah Man / Ryan Montbluea
Producer of the Year – Sean McLaughlin
Songwriter of the Year – Matt Nathanson
New Act of the Year – Sarah Borello
Female Performer of the Year – Sarah Blacker
Male Performer of the Year – Chris Trapper

The 2012 New England Music Awards

Event held at Hard Rock Cafe

Band of the Year – Grace Potter and the Nocturnals
Album of the Year – Ragtop Angel / The Adam Ezra Group
Song of the Year – Takin Off / The Adam Ezra Group
Producer of the Year – Aaron Johnson
Songwriter of the Year – Martin Sexton
New Act of the Year – The Suicide Dolls
Female Performer of the Year – Liz Longley
Male Performer of the Year – Chris Trapper