BC Music Fund: New Programs Announced for Live

On Thursday, December 15th Creative BC and the Province of British Columbia announced additional BC Music Fund programs. A total of $3.8 million has been allocated for three new programs: live music, research and industry initiatives. Of this, $2.5 million has been directed to Live Music-specific programs which will […]

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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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New BC Music Fund programs

Creative BC, with industry consultation and feedback,  has developed six new funding programs to support all aspects of BC’s Music Industry, including a live music program.

This Live Music Program supports BC-based live music events, creating engagement opportunities for audiences and artists. Funding also supports business development initiatives for […]

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We’re Behind The People, Behind Live Music

Exactly 2 years ago to the day, Music Canada Live set up shop. Founded in 2014 as a champion for the collective mission of the live music industry, Music Canada Live has worked to be the expert resource for our members, including concert promoters, festivals, presenters, venues, agents, ticketing companies, […]

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Attention Members: Notice of 2016 AGM

Music Canada Live will be hosting it’s 2nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Toronto on Monday, September 19th at Lula Lounge. The AGM will start at 2PM and will be held in English. 

 

 

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London Keeps The Beat, By Numbers

‘Earlier this month, the London Music Office launched the first such study, billed as a census, to help understand the numbers behind London’s music scene.

“It’s important to understand the assets that make up London’s music sector,” Cory Crossman, music industry development officer, said when the census was announced […]

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Minister Eleanor McMahon Announces Ontario150 Project

Minister Eleanor McMahon released a letter this week announcing the Ontario150 program, a provincial plan to celebrate Canada’s 150.  

“The Ontario150 program is a series of events and initiatives that will stretch to every corner of our province, showcasing Ontario’s innovative spirit, our culture and our community diversity,” […]

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