Music Canada Live wishes a fond farewell to founding Board member and Treasurer, Charlie Cutts as he begins his retirement today after an exceptional and successful career. Mr. Cutts, President & CEO, Corporation of Massey Hall & Roy Thomson Hall, has been an important stakeholder in the association’s […]
Ensure a discussion of the importance of small venues happens at SXSW 2016! Vote now for the panel Music Canada Live is a part of, “Small Live Music Venues — Who needs them anymore?” to add Canadian perspective to this critical dialogue, and the conference’s 2016 programming.
Voting deadline is Friday September […]
Music sector development officer Mike Tanner reveals his recommendations for creating neighbourhoods that are more receptive to shows…[read more]
New Rules to Protect Consumers from Purchasing Fraudulent Tickets
Ontario is making changes to the Ticket Speculation Act, which come into effect July 1, 2015, that will help reduce fraud and give consumers greater confidence in the tickets they are purchasing. [read more]
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 […]
“This is an example of the good that can come from the music community rallying behind an issue and working with an understanding and supportive government. Our thanks go out to the councillors and staff who have responded so quickly to address this issue…” [
The Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal Releases the Study “Culture in Montreal: Numbers, Trends and Innovative Practices”
Montréal, June 1, 2015 – Today the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal released its study Culture in Montréal: Numbers, Trends and Innovative Practices, with Quebec’s Minister of Culture and Communications and the Minister responsible for the Protection and Promotion of the French Language, Hélène David, along with […]
Today at MIDEM, Music Canada and IFPI release the long-anticipated Music Cities report. Click here to read more.
Join Music Canada Live board and staff at beautiful Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto to learn what the association has been up to in its first six months of existence… [read more]
Executive Director Erin Benjamin joins forces with the OMDC to moderate a forum on the state of the music industry in Northern Ontario
Friday, May 29, 2015 – 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Days Inn, Lorne Street Room
Moderators: Erin Benjamin (Music Canada Live), Michelle Holtzkener (OMF – Live Music Stream)
Northern communities face unique challenges in developing the infrastructure necessary to support our growing music industry. It is by making connections, and sharing information and resources, […]