Category Archives: Awards

Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer receive IMRO and ASCAP award

Gavin Friday and Maurice Seezer received an Irish Music Rights Organisation and ASCAP award for the ongoing success of their film compositions in the USA in 2013.

“Gavin and Maurice have created some of the most inspiring, moving and memorable soundtracks in Irish film and TV across the last decade that have gone on to touch audiences around the world. Tonight this Award celebrates their creativity and talent,” said Keith Donald, the IMRO Chairman, at a Music In Film & TV Seminar held at IMRO HQ in Dublin.

Gavin Friday is currently working on new material.

‘Able’ video nominated for IMTV Video Music Award

The video for Gavin Friday’s song Able, directed by Kevin Godley and produced by Ned O’Hanlon has been nominated for an Irish Music Television (IMTV) Video Music Award in the category ‘Best Male’. Winners will be announced at the IMTV Awards 2011 on Wednesday, 30th November at the Sugar Club in Dublin, Ireland. Watch Gavin…

Ivor Novello Award Nominations announced

As reported here earlier this year, Gavin and Maurice are nominated in the Ivor Novello Awards 2003 for the In America score. The nominations were officially announced this week. The 49th presentation of the Ivor Novello Awards for British songwriters, composers and music publishers presented by the British Academy of Composers and Songwriters in association…

‘In America’ score nominated for Ivor Novello award

Gavin and Maurice’s score for Jim Sheridan’s ‘In America’ has been nominated for an Ivor Novello award. The awards ceremony will take place in London in May this year. The IVORS are internationally respected as the premier award ceremony to reflect the talent of British songwriters and composers and their contribution as the creative source…

‘Charity tucks in for Gav’

From the Sunday Mirror, March 21, 2004: RADAR: CHARITY TUCKS IN FOR GAV BY SUZANNE KERINS GAVIN FRIDAY was at a special dinner thrown in his honour by the Irish Hospice Foundation on Friday night at the Shelbourne Hotel. The special dinner was to thank Gavin for all his hard work on the Peter And…

61st annual Golden Globe Awards

The 61st annual Golden Globe awards are held in L.A. this Sunday, January 25th. Gavin, Maurice and Bono are nominated in the Best Original Song category. USA viewers can see the show live on NBC, from 8.00 pm Eastern.

Time Enough For Tears nominated for Golden Globe award

“Time Enough For Tears” has been nominated in the best Original Song category of the 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards. The film In America was also nominated for best Screenplay. The awards ceremony takes place in Los Angeles on January 25, 2004. (source: GF)

Time Enough for Tears nominated for BFCA Award

“Time Enough For Tears”, written by Bono/Friday/Seezer and available on the In America soundtrack, has been nominated in Best Song Category of the BFCA Critics’ Choice Awards. The film In America received a total of seven nominations.