The 2018 Polaris Music Prize Short List was announced earlier today!
The 40 album long list was narrowed down to the top 10 short list nominees! FACTOR funded albums are highlighted in the final list below:
Alvvays – Antisocialites
Jean-Michel Blais – Dans ma main
Daniel Caesar – Freudian
Jeremy Dutcher – Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa
Pierre Kwenders – MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time
Hubert Lenoir – Darlène
Partner – In Search Of Lost Time
Snotty Nose Rez Kids – The Average Savage
U.S. Girls – In A Poem Unlimited
Weaves – Wide Open
The winner of the 2018 Polaris Music Prize Award will be announced at the gala on September 17th in Toronto at the Carlu.