Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Drum Faces Winner and Finalists

Congratulations to Angela O'Brien, this year's Winner of the Drum Faces Contest - a part of the 5th Annual Rock Can Roll Festival. Here is the winning shot - Stephen Simmons of the band Quiet Elephant - photographer Angela O'Brien.

The winner was determined by audience applause at this year's Golden Rock Awards. The winning photographer recieves a $50 prize and the drummer in the photo wins a t-shirt from one of the Festival's most lovely sponsors Living Planet

Here are the other four finalists.

Matt Wall of Local Tough - photo by Jai Me

photo by Crista Cram.

photo of Alex Pierson by Jai Me

photo of Alex Pierson by Meghan Solo.

Drum Faces Entries

Here are a selection of the entries to this year's "Drum Faces Contest".

photo by Angela O'Brien of Sharleen and Stephen Simmons of Quiet Elephant.

Photo of Matt Wall of Local Tough submitted by Monica Walsh.

photo of Matt Wall of Local Tough by Jai Me

photo of Liz Solo of the Black Bags by Nauris Nikans.

photo of Jo Morgan of The Wolves by Jai Me

photo of Jamie March of Trailercamp, submitted by Derek March.

photo of Derm Kean submitted by Jai Me

photo of Meghan from the Mudflowers submitted by Jai Me

photo by Jai Me

photo of Hardliner submited by Eugene Leger

photo from Wreckhouse Blues Festival by Nauris Nikans

photos submitted by Devon Stanley Milley

photos submitted by Crista Cram

photo of Brian Downtown (ineligible)

photos of Alex Pierson by Jai Me

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

We Are Seven

September marks our seventh birthday as an organization. We will be celebrating all month with special events:

Saturday September 19th at CBTGs with the Black Bags.

TBA Studio Party Stay tuned for announcements.

All weekend long
at the upcoming Rock Can Roll Festival - September 25, 26 and 27. See post below for more information.

The Independent Artists Cooperative is proud to be celebrating seven years of providing workspace, programs and support to independent Newfoundland artists. Thank you to all of the artists, funders and friends who have been a part of making our first seven years such an exciting ride.

In your face - we are Seven and still going strong.