star2016 Blues Recording Of The Year - Winner
East Coast Music Awards

star2016 Recording/Producer of the Year - Chin Up - Nominee

Maple Blues Awards
star2016 Songwriter of the Year - Chin Up - Nominee
Maple Blues Awards
star2016 Guitarist of the Year - Chin Up - Nominee
Maple Blues Awards

star 2015 Blues Recording of the Year - Chin Up - Nominee
Music Nova Scotia Awards

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2012 Blues Recording of the Year - Celtic Blues - Nominee
East Coast Music Awards

star2011 Blues Recording of the Year - Good to Go - Nominee
East Coast Music Awards

star2010 Entertainer Of The Year - Nominee
Music Nova Scotia Awards

star2010 Blues Record Of The Year - Nominee - Good To Go
Music Nova Scotia Awards

star2010 Musician Of The Year - Nominee
Music Nova Scotia Awards

star2007 Blues Recording Of The Year - Weight Of The World
East Coast Music Awards

star2007 Guitarist Of The Year - Nominee
Maple Blues Awards

star2007 Electric Act Of The Year - Nominee
Maple Blues Awards

star2004 Slide Guitarist Of The Year
Real Blues Awards

star2003 Guitarist Of The Year - Nominee
Maple Blues Awards

star2002 Blues Artist of the Year - Nominee
East Coast Music Awards

star2001 Canadian Blues Slide Guitarist of the Year
Real Blues Awards

star2000 Canadian Blues Slide Guitarist of the Year
Real Blues Awards

star1999 Blues Recording of the Year
East Coast Music Awards

star1999 Canadian Blues Slide Guitarist of the Year
Real Blues Awards

star1999 Canadian Blues Debut Album of the Year
Hook, Slide & Sinker
Real Blues Awards

star1999 Dutch Mason Award
Harvest Jazz & Blues - for outstanding achievement by an Atlantic Canadian Blues Artist

star1999 SOCAN Songwriter of the Year - Nominee
Maple Blues Awards

star1999 Blues Guitarist of the Year - Nominee
Maple Blues Awards

star1994 Male Artist Of The Year - Nominee
East Coast Music Awards

star1994 Album Of The Year - Nominee
How Does It Feel?
East Coast Music Awards

star1992 Unsigned Artist Of The Year
East Coast Music Awards