ZoneMusicReporter will host the 14th Annual ZMR Music Awards Live in New Orleans, LA on May 12th, 2018.
A Lifetime Achievement Award will be presented to Hearts of Space Records alumnus Steve Roach - a pioneer in the evolution of ambient and electronic music. An extremely prolific artist, Roach has a discography of over 170 albums. Past recipients of the award include Will Ackerman, Steven Halpern, Peter Kater and Deuter. His album "Spiral Revelation" – a 60th Grammy Award nominee - is also nominated in the ZMR Awards’ “Best Electronic Album” category.
ZoneMusicReporter announced nominees for their 14th ZMR Music Awards. Our own Michael Whalen's "Dream Cycle" received a nomination for Best Electronic Album. Other nominees for the award include: Forrest Smithson - "Journey of the Outshining Source" (Sphere Music)Chronotope Project - "Ovum" (Spotted Peccary Music)Steve Roach - "Spiral Revelation" (Projekt)Jim Ottaway - "Timeless e-Motion" (Self-Released) The awards are presented on May 12, 2018 in New Orleans. Click here to check out their full list of nominees.
Kater was last nominated for his Hearts of Space Records' improvisational duet album, "Inner Passion", with Tina Guo in 2017.