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Countdown to BreakOut West is on!

Tomorrow, the music industry of western Canada will descend on the Queen City of Regina for a weekend of incredible public shows, celebration of achievements, networking and education for BreakOut West 2016.

October 12, 2016

M for Montreal Announces Second Wave of Artists

M for Montreal’s 11th edition is fast approaching and the festival has just announced a second round of artists!

October 12, 2016

ECMA and Australian Music Week Present: AUSCAN Music Spotlight

ECMA and Australian Music Week have partnered together to present the “AUSCAN Music Spotlight”, a collaborative initiative at the 29th annual celebration of the East Coast Music Awards: Festival and Conference in Saint John, New Brunswick from April 26-30.

October 12, 2016

Call for Submissions: Open Mic Night

Manitoba Music has partnered with the Winnipeg Folk Festival to present another season of Open Mic Nights, taking place on the third Tuesday of each month at The Handsome Daughter. These events are free and open to the public.

October 12, 2016

jazzahead! 2017: Early-bird Rate for Professional Participants

The early bird rate for professional participants is available until October 14, 2016 for just 135€ + 19% VAT for all days of jazzahead! After that the rate will become 160€ + 19% VAT.

October 12, 2016

Canadian Music Week Early Bird Ends Soon!

Canadian Music Week (April 18-22, 2017) is your opportunity to perform in front of thousands of industry insiders from Canada and around the world. Talent buyers, booking agents, festival programmers, music publishers, A&R reps, managers, music supervisors and more will be attending CMW 2017.

October 12, 2016

Canadian Blast at Australian Music Week this November

The East Coast Music Association (ECMA) in partnership with the Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA), Canadian Music Week (CMW) and BreakOut West (BOW) will host this year’s Canadian Blast at Australian Music Week

October 12, 2016

Wrap Up: Americana Music Festival and Conference (September 20-25, 2016) Nashville, Tennessee

For the third time CIMA returned to Nashville, TN for the Americana Music Festival and Conference. The festival welcomed legendary artists, the next generation of rising stars and industry professionals spanning from roots, country, folk and blues genres over four days.

October 11, 2016