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Shooting Guns makes Polaris Prize long list

Local doom instrumentalists in line for $30,000 prize

Saskatoon’s Shooting Guns have made the 2012 Polaris Prize long list for their album Born To Deal in Magic 1952-1976.

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For those not in the know, the Polaris Music Prize is a music award annually given to the best full-length Canadian album-based on artistic merit, regardless of genre, sales, or record label. The award comes with a hefty $30,000 cash prize.

That could buy a lot of you know what!

In addition to Born To Deal In Magic… the group has also released several 7″‘s with various bands.

Ominocity would like to extend a heartfelt congratulations to Shooting Guns, as well as another thank you for headlining this year’s OMFEST.

Check out Ominocity/Skot Hamilton’s interview with Shooting Guns HERE.