Music Canada Live – 2016-17 3rd Annual General Meeting and Report

Music Canada Live’s third annual general meeting was held on Monday, September 18th in Toronto’s Velvet Underground, continuing its tradition of bringing together Canada’s live music stakeholders to dialogue on key issues, activities, highlights and successes of the association. This year featured a compelling interview with Vice Media’s […]

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Anniversary of Bench Mark Study Celebrated by the Live Music Sector

Exactly one year ago on December 8, 2015, Music Canada released “Live Music Measure’s Up: An Economic Impact Analysis of Live Music in Ontario“.

“The release of Live Music Measures Up in December 2015 was a critical turning point for live music in Ontario, and across the country.” says Erin Benjamin, […]

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MUSIC CANADA Releases “Live Music Measures Up: An Economic Impact Analysis of Live Music in Ontario”

Music Canada has released “Live Music Measure’s Up: An Economic Impact Analysis of Live Music in Ontario” today at a special launch held in Toronto.

“What we have now,” said Music Canada Live Board Chair Jesse Kumagai, “owing incredible thanks to Music Canada for their initiative, is a snapshot that confirms what we’ve all suspected for years – […]

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Event Industries Churn $7.7B, Stats Canada Reports

Statistics Canada reports that the total operating revenue for promoters (presenters) of performing arts, sports and similar events, spectator sports, independent artists, writers and performers and for agents and managers for artists, athletes, entertainers and other public figures was $7.7 billion in 2013 with total operating expenses of $6.9 billion…

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First-Ever AGM A Success for Music Canada Live

Board and Members gathered in Toronto on June 18th to celebrate the achievements of the association in its first year of operation. “Launching Success”, the inaugural annual report, highlights the activities of the 2014_15 fiscal year and underscores immediate priorities identified in the strategic plan. Read the […]

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