CMW’s Live Music Awards Nominations Open

Canadian Music Week in partnership with Music Canada Live and the International Festival Network (IFN) are now accepting nominations for the inaugural Live Music Awards, taking place during Canadian Music Week on May 7, 2016 from 11:00am to 12:30pm during the conference’s Music Summit.

Members of the Live Music […]

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CMW announces categories for Inaugural Live Music Awards

The Live Music Industry Awards have announced the categories that will be honoured as part of the event on Saturday, May 7, 2016, 11:00am-12:30pm. The awards and categories aim to honour outstanding individuals and achievements in the live music business sector.

Complete list of the 1st Live Music Award […]

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New Member Benefits Added

As a part of our ongoing commitment to providing member perks and benefits  Music Canada Live members now can access the following discounted conference packages:

East Coast Music Awards: Music Canada Live members can purchase a discounted Festival & Conference Pass for this year’s East Coast Music Awards. The […]

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Ontario Music Fund 2016-17: Key Dates

The Ontario Music Fund (OMF), administered by the Ontario Music Office, is aimed at strengthening and stimulating growth in Ontario’s music companies and supporting this growing sector. The fund is designed to drive activity and investment and to support Ontario’s music companies and organizations in expanding their economic […]

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How Festivals Shape Cities

From Coachella, Glastonbury, and Stagecoach to Governors Ball, Lollapalooza, and Ultra, music festivals clearly play a role in the economies of cities. They bring in huge numbers of tourists and revenue, attract large audiences, create significant platforms for musicians, and help to build city brands.

Jonathan R. Wynn—a sociologist […]

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Music Canada Live’s Concerns Over Canadian Dollar

FYI Music News has published Music Canada Live’s concerns over the Canadian Dollar exchange.

“While Canadians are poised to enjoy a great summer of music from some very big names as concerts and festivals are being announced, this flurry of activity shouldn’t be seen as an indication that all […]

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Music Canada Appoints Amy Terrill as Executive Vice President

TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2016: Music Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Amy Terrill as Executive Vice President. Terrill, who joined Music Canada in August 2010, has been promoted to the new position from her previous role as the organization’s Vice President Public Affairs. Music Canada is […]

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