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09/15/2019 Events

Folk'n Rock'n @ Louie's Tap House

Music Directory

Brian Scott Taylor

Acoustic, Alternative, Classic Rock, Country / Bluegrass, Oldies, Rock / Pop

Chrome Addicts

Alternative, Classic Rock, Funk / R&B, Punk, Rock / Pop

Amperage

Classic Rock, Hard Rock / Metal, Rock / Pop

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Music Organizations


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Rockford Guitar & Drum Show

Buy, sell, trade your used music and sound equipment...

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29th RAMI Awards Nominations

Nomination for the 29th Annual RAMI Awards are open...

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Scholarship Spotlight

Brent Blaesing

2018 Kim & Ruth MacCloskey RAMI Music Scholarship

My musical journey started when I joined the Rock Valley Children’s Choir at the beginning of middle school. My involvement with the Rock Valley Children’s Choir has permanently altered the course of my life. In my time in RVCC, I have performed alongside many major groups, including Kantorei, the Singing Boys of Rockford, as led by Joel Ross. I have performed multiple times at the Coronado Theatre and at the Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center. Before joining the choir, music was of minute interest to me. Read more.


RAMI Organization

The RAMI Organization was created for the purpose of awarding music scholarships to deserving young musicians, to provide financial assistance for the study of music to deserving young musicians, and to present and/or sponsor music education programs and events.

Each year the RAMI Organization hosts several events to help fund the Gary S. Wilmer RAMI Music Scholarship, The RAMI Young Artists Music Scholarship, and to honor the local music community. Our premier event is the RAMI Awards Ceremony is held in April each year. The RAMI Awards recognize and celebrate the efforts of groups and individuals who have involvement in the local music community.

The RAMI Organization has awarded over $70,000 in scholarships and music education programs to over 50 students.

If you would like to become involved in helping us support our music scholarships, music education programs, and sponsored programs/events contact us at ramicommittee @ ramiawards.com.


2020 RAMI Awards


RAMI Round One Nominations are open until 10/06/2019

Only RAMI members may nominate for these categories.



RAMI People's Choice Nominations are open until 12/08/2019

Anyone may nominate for these categories.


People's Choice Nominees

Artist ot the Year Nominations

Amperage
AUDIODRIVE
Big Radio
Blind Date
Blue Steel
Chad Foster
Dan Tritten
Dead Man's Hand
Dirt Road Rebelz
Flannel Daze
Good Karma
Good Karrma
Jerry Dale Harris
Love & Thunder
MASTER PLAN
Mercury Rose
Mike LaBay
Minimal
O.G.M.C
Paul Bronson
Prime Time Live Band
Psychobilly Death Clowns
Reckless Redemption
Shifty Shafer
Southern Heritage
Sunset Strip
The James Carratt Project
The Real Deal

Venue Nominations

Crazy Times
Cronies
Dusty Boots
Hot Rod Nellies
Mustangs
Neighbors
Neighbors Bar & Grill
O.G.M.C
O.G.M.C.
Oscar's Pub & Grill
Rascals
Rock-a-Bago Hall
Shooter's East
Shooters North
Tad’s On The Rock
Whiskey's Roadhouse

Radio Station Nominations

100.3
101.9 Iron Country WGEZ
102.3 The Coyote
104.9 WXRX
105.9 The Hog WWHG
95.3 The Bull
96.7 The Eagle
97.5 WZOK
99.3 WTTB-LP
Q98.5
The Big AM 1380 - WBEL
WTTB-LP

Special Event Nominations

Anderson Japanese Gardens
Byron Fest
Crazy Times Pig Roast
Dinner on the Dock
Durand Biker Bash
Fall Fest
Neighbor's Pig Roast
Old Settler's Days
Reckless Fest
Stroll on State
Unplug the Rock
We Care Rochelle Downtown Block Party
Xcursion

Our Sponsors


Support the RAMIs

All donations help support RAMI scholarships, music education programs, and RAMI sponsored events.

PO Box 4128, Rockford, IL 61110
ramicommittee @ ramiawards.com