2019 SAMMY Press Conference is scheduled for Tuesday, February 5 ,
2019 at 10:00 am at the Palace Theater. At that time, the nominees from 2018
recorded music submissions & the 2019 Hall of Fame inductees.
2019 SAMMY Spotlight Series will be presented by our Supporting Sponsor NewsChannel 9 WSYR’s
morning show – “Bridge Street”. Every Thursday, January 31, 2019, through March 7, 2019. Tune in,
DVR or stream Bridge Street on Thursday’s at 10 am to enjoy the SAMMY Spotlight segment featuring
the following local artists:
Jan 31- Josh DeKaney
Feb 7- Late Earth
Feb 14- Sera Bullis
Feb 21- Infinity
Feb 28- Fritz’s Polka Band
Mar 7- Bad Mama’s Blues Band
2019 SAMMYS People’s Choice.
● Round 4 Voting begins February 5. Online voting for the Top 16 finalists in each category is free and
open to the public. Everyone is encouraged to log on and vote once a day, every day for their favorites
in 3 categories. Each Tuesday starts a new round with the finalists from the previous week’s voting.
The 1st Place winner in each category will be announced at the SAMMY Awards show on Friday, March
8, 2019, at the Palace Theater. Since 2007, the SAMMYS has received hundreds of thousands of
online votes on its Peoples Choice website.
● Local Music Artists
● Live Music Venue
● Festival or Music Series
2019 SAMMYS is proud to recognize our Title Sponsor, Ish Guitars, and supporting sponsors:
NewsChannel9 & Bridge Street, The Rebel 105.9, 95X, 93Q, 92.1 The WOLF, Syracuse.com|The Post
Standard, Joshua Johnson Design, KMase Productions, SubCat Music Studios, Dinosaur BBQ, NYS
Music, cnyalive.com, Jack O Bocchino, Skinner & Associates Realty.
Liz Nowak, Chairperson