It’s an Honor Just to Be Nominated…

John Powhida

John Powhida

Congrats go out to Nippertown ex-pat John Powhida, who snagged a nomination in the Male Vocalist of the Year category from the Boston Music Awards.

Just last month, Powhida was at The Egg in Albany, leading an overdue reunion of the Staziaks at the Capital Area Indie Fest. And Powhida was also in town earlier this year leading his current band, John Powhida International Airport, at the Rockin’ on the River concert series in Troy, opening for Super 400.

In addition to Powhida, the other nominees for the Boston Music Awards’ Male Vocalist of the Year trophy are Ad Frank (of Ad Frank & the Fast Easy Women), Eli “Paperboy” Reed (of Eli “Paperboy” Reed & the True Loves), Jesse Dee and John McCauley (of Deer Tick).

Online public voting for the awards closes at 5pm on Monday, November 29.

The Boston Music Awards show will be held at the Liberty Hotel in Boston on Sunday, December 5. Tix are $20 and $99.

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One Response to “It’s an Honor Just to Be Nominated…”

  1. Scott C. says:

    I see that John is coming back to Valentine’s on Saturday, Dec. 4 with The Staziaks and special guests (making their Albany debut, I think) Boston’s Jenny Dee & The Deelinquents. Should be quite a show!

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