The Club World Awards people's choice voting is now officially open, via partystrands.com! Clubbers are invited to vote for their favorite local venue in the Nightstalker Award category – a staple of the CWA program since its inception – as well as in music categories Club Banger Of The Year (for instrumentals), Club Anthem Of The Year (for vocals), and Best DJ Set. Online dance music portal Beatport.com will host a Club World Awards page (beatportal.com/clubworldawards) with players, so voters can listen to all the nominated music, including a top 10 of tracks played by the DJs during their nominated sets (provided by them). The inaugural Best DJ Set nominees are BT, Justice, DJ Micro, Roger Sanchez, and Danny Tenaglia. Voting will be hosted on Partystrands.com, and will be live from February 18 through March 3.
Content for the music categories - Club Banger of the Year, Club Anthem of the Uear, + Best DJ set - is on Beatport.com - at www.beatportal.com/clubworldawards. That links to partner site partyStrands - at www.partystrands.com/club-world-awards - for the actual voting. With the 'Results' tab on the partyStrands voting page, you can see in real time who's in the lead.
Info on all our Club World Award nominees is now online at www.clubworldawards.com. Voting closes on March 3!
PEOPLE'S CHOICE CATEGORIES
Deko Lounge, Sayreville, N.J.
Empire Ballroom, Las Vegas
Sullivan Room, New York
Best DJ Set
BT, Flawless Sound at Sullivan Room, New York
Danny Tenaglia, Vinyl Reunion at Pacha, New York
DJ Micro, Red at Arena, Los Angeles
Justice, Smart Bar, Chicago
Roger Sanchez, Space, Miami
Bob Sinclar, LAX, Las Vegas
Club Banger Of The Year
Deadmau5, "Not Exactly" (mau5trap)
Dubfire, "Roadkill" (Toolroom U.K.)
Mark Knight & D Ramirez, "Colombian Soul" (Toolroom Trax U.K.)
Fedde Le Grand, "Put Your Hands Up For Detroit" (Ultra)
Samim, "Heater" (Get Physical Germany)
Sander Van Doorn, "The Riff" (Ultra)
Club Anthem Of The Year
Axwell feat. Charles Salter, "I Found U" (Remode mix) (Axtone/Vendetta/Ultra)
David Guetta feat. Chris Willis, "Love Is Gone" (Perfecto/Ultra)
Enur feat. Natasja, "Calabria 2007" (Ultra)
Justice, "D.A.N.C.E." (MSTRKRFT mix) (Ed Banger/Because/Downtown/Vice)
Ralph Falcon feat. Victoria Wilson James, "I Need Someone" (Nervous)
Samantha James, "Rise" (Eric Kupper mix) (OM)