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The 2010 posters! Feast your eyes.
AUGUST 29 2010 • By Polaris Music Prize
Back in '06 we were trying to figure out what to give our Short List nominees to commemorate the occasion. We looked at a bunch of trophy-type awards but really, most of them look kind of silly. It would have to be better than the Oscar, or the Conn Smythe Trophy. How do you top those?
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Gala details!
AUGUST 26 2010 • By Polaris Music Prize
We announced some gala details! Here they are.

DATE: September 20, 2010 at 8pm ET
LISTEN: In North America on SIRIUS Satellite Radio channel 152 and in the world on CBC Radio 3.
WATCH: Live on and MuchMusic Saturday September 25 at 9pm and midnight ET.
WHERE: CTV’s Concert Hall studios at Toronto’s Masonic Temple.
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Win (not Arcade Fire Win) and you're in with Sirius.
AUGUST 11 2010 • By Polaris Music Prize
Once again this year our über-supportive presenting sponsors Sirius Satellite Radio Canada are giving away a trip to the Polaris gala September 20 in Toronto at the legendary Masonic Temple's Concert Hall. The gala is invite only, with the exception of the winner of this contest. Or tuning into Sirius 152 or Radio 3 ...
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The album is dead! Long live the album!
JUNE 22 2010 • By Polaris Music Prize
Polaris founder Steve Jordan and 2010 (and 2008) Long Lister Justin Rutledge spoke with Lisa Christiansen of Radio 3 about ... albums. Check out this special podcast.
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Ladies and Gentlemen your 2010 Polaris Long List
JUNE 16 2010 • By Polaris Music Prize
Here are the big 40, revealed lovingly today at 1:30 via @polarisprize on the Twitter. And at The Drake Sky Yard by Grant Lawrence, with assists to Jill Barber, D-Sisive, Elliott BROOD and Damian from 2009 winners Fucked Up. They will be narrowed to 10 and announced July 6, time TBA.

Now listen!
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