Our SXSW Panel “Small Live Music Venues – Who Needs Them Anymore?” we will participate on has been accepted as an official panel of SXSW 2016! A big thank you to all who voted to ensure that this critical discussion happens at this year’s SXSW festival.
Canadian Music Week 2016 (CMW) announces the first annual Live Music Industry Awards. Join us on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel to celebrate the best of the live music business sector.
Created by Canadian Music Week in partnership with the International Festival Network (IFN) […]
Music Canada Live and Canada’s live music stakeholders congratulate Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Liberal party, and look forward to working with them on continuing the entrench the value of live music here at home and around the world.
“The Liberal Party’s arts and culture platform, their commitment to […]
David Pay is the founder and Artistic Director of Music on Main in Vancouver. The Georgia Straight writes that his programming “espouses the values of range, diversity, and excellence — words that should be a mantra for all arts producers in our post-millennial, multicultural […]
Way back in 2003, Dave Ferri and his crew did their very first Live Stream from Orchard Studio. Non-stop Canadian bands and artists performed live for people around the world. It was such a huge success that OrchardTV was born and continues to showcase amazing talent (such as […]
Music Canada Live supports live music in Canada. Here’s an example of how…
In June, an East Coast festival promoter faced a challenge. His insurance company pulled his (3rd annual) heavy metal festival’s policy mere weeks before the event, citing concern over the liquor selling arrangement and the fact […]
Lulaworld Opening Night 2014 – Kobotown, Photographer: Anna Encheva
Meet Tracy Jenkins of Lula Music & Arts Centre, home to great live salsa, jazz, Brazilian, African and world music. Lula is a unique experience for concert goers with dinner and dance lessons occurring every weekend as well […]
Music Canada Live will be actively working with the industry to ensure that key issues that impact the live and broader music sectors are on the election agenda. Everyone can play a part in helping to make sure our elected representatives understand the value and importance of the […]