Band of the Year

Album of the Year

Male Performer of the Year

Female Performer of the Year

Songwriter of the Year

Song of the Year

Best New Act of the Year

Live Act of the Year

Producer of the Year

Indie/Rock/Pop Act of the Year

Folk/Americana/Roots Act of the Year

Blues/R&B/Soul Act of the Year

Jazz Act of the Year

Country Act of the Year

New Age/Techno/Hip-Hop Act of the Year

Best Band/Act (Connecticut)

Best Band/Act (Maine)

Best Band/Act (Massachusetts)

Best Band/Act (New Hampshire)

Best Band/Act (Rhode Island)

Best Band/Act (Vermont)

Individual Awards

The NEMA Committee every year selects one winner of the awards below; these categories are honor awards presented to the act or individual for their outstanding achievement and contribution to the NE music scene over a period of time.

The Grass Roots Award

Presented to the artist or band for their charitable and humanitarian efforts through music and performance.

The Scene Award

Presented to the individual for their outstanding dedication, involvement, and contribution to the New England Music scene.

The Decade Award

Presented to the artist or act who for at least ten years has been a celebrated staple on the New England music scene.

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