TAMPA - The 1st "Tampa Bay Regional Talkie Awards" will be coming to Tampa tonight. The “2014 Tampa Bay Regional Talkie Awards” is the local, regional version of "The Talkie Awards", an annual event designed to honor online talk radio, talk TV, and podcast shows from around the world through regional awards ceremonies.
Along with Tampa, other regional Talkie Awards shows are held in Los Angelas, New York, Miami, Orlando, Atlanta and Austin (Texas).
Among the categories that will be honored at the 2014 Tampa Bay Regional Talkie Awards is the “Best Music Show” category. Among the local music shows that have been nominated for “Best Music Show” include:
- “The Craven Moorehead Show” - hosted by Craven Moorehead (WPRN 102.1 fm)
- “Hellraisers Ball” - hosted by J.C. Viper (RockSlam Radio)
- “OzMan Rocks the Radio Bar & Grill” - hosted by The OzMan (WPRN 102.1 fm)
- “Lester’s Tour Bus” - hosted by Lester J. Rockwell & The Iron Bear (RockSlam Radio)
- “Rhythm Vault” - hosted by Jeff Stewert (WMNF 88.5 fm)
- “The Morning Show” - hosted by Craig, Marcie, Randy, Glen, & Cameron (WMNF 88.5 fm)
- “The Rockit Man Show” - hosted by The Rockit Man (Talk Wad Studios)
- “Taste The Music” - hosted by Wendy LaForce (Life Improvement Radio)
- “Nite Moves” - hosted by Wendy Laforce (Life Improvement Radio)
- “The Frankie V. & Judy Show” - hosted by Frankie V. & Judy (WPRN 102.1 fm)
- “String Ray LIVE” - hosted by String Ray (Sting Ray Studios Recording LLC)
- “Storm Inda House” - hosted by Storm (WPRN 102.1 fm)
- “First Degree Burn” - hosted by Jeremy (Talk Wad Studios)
Several local music scene figures will be making appearances at tonight's show to act as award presenters. Among those appearing will be Victor Lima of the Tampa Bay Music Network, Neal Nachman of Full Access Magazine, Charlene Sustakoski of “Where’s the Party,” and the St. Petersburg Live Music Bar Scene column's own Keith Wilkins.
Tonights show will take place at the Tampa Pitcher Show located in Tampa at 14416 N. Dale Mabry Hwy. Doors will open at 7:30pm. The event is a black-tie/formal event. A limited amount of tickets are still available for the event and can be purchased online here. Ticket prices range from $30.00 - $50.00.
The event is being sponsored by Full Access Magazine, Sam Ash Music Stores, Our City Radio-Tampa, Electro-Voice, Impact Business Development, WalMart, Eventbrite, Allen & Heath, Tampa Bay Networkers, 1-2 Punch Productions, Tampa Pitcher Show, Tampa Bay Night Life TV and the Men's Warehouse.
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