The Martin Cup
Brad First parading with the Martin Cup in 2016
Every year since 2011, the Martin Cup is awarded to a delegate whose implication towards M for Montreal and the Montreal music scene has been significative throughout the years.
It was named after its first recipient, Martin Elbourne of Glastonbury, The Great Escape, WOMAD, Music Cities.
2017 – Azzedine Fall, Les Inrockuptibles
2016 – Brad First, South by Southwest
2015 – Bill Pearis, Brooklyn Vegan
2014 – Grímur Atlason, Iceland Airwaves
2013 – Tom Windish, The Windish Agency
2012 – Tom Engleshoven, OOR
2011 – Thomas Burgel, Les InRocks
2010 – Martin Elbourne, Glastonbury, The Great Escape, etc.