89X Homie Awards

General Info

89X is paying our respects to the BEST in local music!

Don’t miss the 2nd annual 89X Homie Awards January 21st at the Crofoot Ballroom – featuring awards and special guest performances by:  Sycamour, Shapes and Colors, The Banshee Pilot and Man Eating Lion!

Tickets only $10! 


5pm-7pm and ITS FREE!

All you have to do is email: TheHomies@TheCrofoot.com and say you would like to attend and the number of people coming with you (limited to 4 in one group) 

What you can expect:We will have some free finger foods, cheap drinks, some surprise acoustic performances and a bunch of smiling faces. 

The goal: To open up dialogue with each other. There will be bands on site, your peers and folks inside of the music business wandering around for a few hours previous to the big ebent. We are hosting this mixer to help bring our scene together and put some faces with names. 

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Award Categories

Nominees for each category are here! 


Most Played of 2016: FIND OUT AT THE SHOW! 

Best Live Performance:

Flint Eastwood

Shapes & Colors

Joe Hertler And The Rainbows

Tunde Olaniran



Best Music Video:

Wilson – “Give ‘Em Hell”

Sycamour – “Coffee”

Flint Eastwood – “Glitches”

The Banshee Pilot – “Modern Romance”

Gosh Pith – “K”


Best Record of 2016:

Citizen Zero – “State Of Mind”

The Erers – “I Can Do Anything – EP”

Shapes & Colors – “Drifting – EP”

Crucible – “The Trials – EP”

Rival Summers – “Undeniable”


Beacon Award (Making a Difference in Detroit):

Garret Koehler / Seth Anderson / Nicole Churchill - Assemble Sound

Jim Doyon/Nate Martin - InkAddict

Sadie Quagliotto - Hip In Detroit

Matt Dalton – 37 Studios

Harrison Diskin – Curated Music