Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 7:32AM
The nominations in more than 80 Album, Song, Music Video and Design categories were culled from thousands of submissions from North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Australia, Greenland and Europe.
The 12th IMA Nominees represent an eclectic mix of established and rising talent including Ben Kweller, Band of Skulls, Bright Eyes, Langhorne Slim & The Law, Omar Sosa, Little Freddie King, Willie Nile, Killer Mike, Sarah Cheng-De Winne, Paper Lions and The Congregation, among many other deserving artists whose recordings were released during the 12th IMA program eligibility period.
Jesse (vocals) states:"Stick To Your Guns was started in a garage in 2003. We were a bunch of kids who had no idea what we were doing or even how to play our instruments. Our goal was never to become big and famous or to win awards. This band has taken me places that I never could have imagined.