2010 – Played four shows at Vancouver 2010 Olympics including medal ceremony at BC Place (Feb. 26). Finished shooting feature length Ron Hynes film w/ Picture Plant Productions for future broadcast at festivals, tv, etc. Ron’s song “No Change In Me” placed in season finale of Republic of Doyle CBC TV series.
With a songwriting career that spans more than 30 years, Ron Hynes is a six-time East Coast Music Award winner, a Genie Award winner and a past Juno, CCMA and Canadian Folk Music Awards nominee. He’s been recipient of both Artist of The Year and the prestigious Arts Achievement Award from the Newfoundland & Labrador Arts Council, as well as a Lifetime Achievement Award from the St. John’s Folk Arts Council. Ron Hynes also holds an Honorary PhD from Memorial University for his songwriting and contribution to the cultural life of his beloved home province of Newfoundland (Canada).
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