Canada's music awards known as the Juno Awards has announced nominees for the 2010 awards show, and sold out 3000 tickets in 14 minutes flat.
Some interesting nominees are Metric (Group of the Year); Handsome Furs, Japandroids, Julie Doiron, Metric, Tegan & Sara (Alternative Album of the Year); Bell Orchestre (Instrumental Album of the Year); and Deadmau5 (Dance Recording of the Year).
The Juno Awards is a week long appreciation of Canadian music that runs from April 12th - 18th in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador. It will be broadcast live on CTV at the Mile One Centre on Sunday, April 18th.
Toronto will be hosting the 40th Juno Awards in 2011.