Mainstreet Cape Breton | Jan 15, 2013 | 24:59

Dawn Beaton - ECMA Noms

Everything you wanted to know about ECMA Nominations but were afraid to ask. Dawn Beaton a Cape Breton board member with the East Coast Music Association. She joins us to explain how nom's work and talk about the artists involved this year.

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