This Country Music Academy He unveiled some of the musicians, producers, engineers, venues and touring industry executives who will be celebrating at the 16th ACM Honors ceremony at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on August 23. the ACM Awards worldwide webcast television broadcast in the spring.
Announcement of these winners will be announced the day before the big names who will receive special prizes throughout the August program are announced, along with upcoming news about the show’s host and ticket information.
Jay JoyceProducer of Lainey Wilson, Ashley McBryde and many others, she was named producer of the year for the sixth time. Justin Niebank has an even longer streak; will be awarded as a sound engineer for the ninth time.
Other winners of the studio recording award division include best electric guitarist of the year Derek Wells, featured bassist Mark Hill, acoustic guitarist Tim Galloway, best keyboardist Dave Cohen, and special instrumentalist violinist Jenee Fleenor. of the year. Galloway and Hill are the first-time ACM winners in their category.
Venue winners include the Grand Ole Opry House as theater of the year, Joe’s on Weed St. in Chicago as club of the year (for the sixth time), Bank of NH Pavilion as outdoor venue of the year, and Country Thunder in Bristol, TN. festival of the year, Harveys Lake Tahoe was named casino of the year (arena) and Florida’s Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino was named casino of the year (theatre).
Joe’s on Weed St. club owner Ed Warm will receive his fifth ACM Award for Organizer of the Year. Troy Vollhoffer of Premier Global Production was named talent buyer of the year for the first time.
The winners were announced in a video feed featuring Mickey Guyton, Little Big Town, Dustin Lynch, Ashley McBryde, Jon Pardi, Thomas Rhett, Cole Swindell and Lainey Wilson.
Here is the full list of Industry Awards and Studio Recording Awards winners:
SECTOR AWARD WINNERS:
- CASE OF THE YEAR – THEATER: Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Hollywood, FL
- CASE OF THE YEAR – ARENA: Harveys Lake Tahoe–Stateline, NV
- FESTIVAL OF THE YEAR: Country Thunder–Bristol, TN
- FAIR/RODEO OF THE YEAR: Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo – Houston, TX
- CLUB OF THE YEAR: Joe at Weed St. – Chicago, IL
- THEATER OF THE YEAR: Grand Ole Opry House – Nashville, TN
- OPEN SPACE OF THE YEAR: NH Bank Pavilion – Gilford, NH
- SAND OF THE YEAR: Moody Center – Austin, Texas
- DON ROMEO TALENT BUYER OF THE YEAR: Troy Vollhoffer – Premier Global Production
- PROMOTION OF THE YEAR: Ed Warm – Joe’s Live
STUDIO REGISTRATION AWARD WINNERS:
- BASSCA OF THE YEAR: Mark Hill
- DRUMMER OF THE YEAR: Aaron Sterling
- ACOUSTIC GUITAR PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Tim Galloway
- ELECTRIC GUITAR PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Derek Wells
- PIANO/KEYBOARD TENT OF THE YEAR: Dave Cohen
- SPECIAL VEHICLE(S) PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Jane Fleenor
- SOUND ENGINEER OF THE YEAR: Justin Niebank
- PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: Jay Joyce