Manus Hopkins is the Assistant Editor of Canadian Musician
Canada’s Walk of Fame 25th Anniversary Celebration will take place on December 2 in Toronto; Broadcast to air on CTV at a later date.
The incubator program provides emerging music creators with seed funding, mentorship, and the opportunity to participate in a progressive webinar series that will hone their entrepreneurial skills while providing them with the tools and resources needed to turn their talent into a sustainable career.
The Canadian Live Music Association (CLMA) is pleased to welcome The Honourable Pascale St-Onge as the new Minister of Canadian Heritage.
The free webinar takes place September 28 at 2 p.m. ET.
Five events have been announced.
Pictured: Faryal Khan-Thompson
IAMA is the preeminent awards for musicians, promotes excellence in acoustic music performance and artistry.
After each screening will be an Intimate & Interactive with MuchMusic VJ’s and the Director, Sean Menard.
The hitmaker behind Lonesome Mary, Fly at Night, I Believe, My Girl (Gone, Gone, Gone) and Watcha Gonna Do will be honoured in his hometown of Vancouver.
Robyn Ottolini and The Reklaws Lead In Wins.
Now in its 41st year, Canadian Music Week is Canada's leading annual entertainment event dedicated to the expression and growth of the country's music, media and entertainment industries.
Canada’s Walk of Fame has commemorated more than 200 stars to date along King Street and Simcoe Street in Toronto.
Cody Partridge and Natasha Duprey lead In nominations, Preston Pablo, Milk & Bone, Adria Kain to perform.
The CLMIAs will celebrate the ingenuity, perseverance, and excellence demonstrated by live music companies, individuals, and organizations over the past year.
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The event takes place June 4 at the Tranzac Club in Toronto.
Over the coming months, Karen will be working with outgoing curator Nick Storring to ensure a smooth hand off and continuity in the series.
Phil Nimmons fondly known as the “Dean of Canadian Jazz” will celebrate his 100th birthday on June 3rd this year.
Gibson provided 100 sets of guitar strings, guitar picks, and 52 Epiphone acoustic guitars to the 21 music education programs through the National School of Arts.
The two-day summit took place April 25-26 in Toronto.
Canadian Music Week takes place June 5-10 in Toronto.
This year’s festival will take place at The Concert Hall in Toronto.
The founding member of April Wine will be celebrated during the 2023 East Coast Music Awards, May 4.
The event takes place May 24, 2023 at Moonshine Café, Oakville.
The CMAOntario Awards, presented by Slaight Music, take place on Sunday, June 4 at Theatre Aquarius in Hamilton, ON.
The interactive event will take place from April 25-26, at Toronto’s Offworld.
peermusic is the largest privately-owned music publishing company in the world, operating in 38 offices from 31 countries with over a million titles owned or administered and over 200 employees across the globe.
The deadline to apply is Friday, June 16 2023.
Josh Ross, Tebey, and Robyn Ottolini lead In nominations.
Re:Sound is calling for the Copyright Act to be amended in three areas to ensure that all Canadian music creators receive fair and equitable compensation.
Submissions are being accepted until April 7, 2023.
Thursday, March 30 at 2 PM EST
The 2023 Juno Awards took place March 11-13 in Edmonton.
The awards will be co-hosted by Lisa Foxx and Aijia Grammer, with The Beaches as opening act.
The recipients of this year’s Honours were selected by a finalist jury, from a long list of nominees, which was revealed last month.
The performers include Candi Staton, Bonnie "Prince" Billy, Junglepussy, and Dr. Cornel West.
The INDIES will take place June 8, 2023 at History in Toronto.
Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce nominations are now open for the 22nd Anniversary of the Jim Beam INDIE Awards.
The program is available to Artists showcasing at Folk Alliance International (FAI) in Kansas City or South by Southwest (SXSW) Conference & Festival in Austin, playing ticketed Side Door shows between January and March 2023, and ensures a $200 USD guarantee for artists.
This year's edition of CAMP (Creatives Arranging Musical Projects) takes place March 4-5.
Stephen died of cardiac arrest on Feb, 20, 2023, at age 68.
A handful of Canadians were recognized for their musical achievements at the Grammys.
The new nonprofit organization seeks to promote professional development of women of colour in the music industry through networking, programming initiatives, and funding.
The CMW Conference takes place on June 8-10, 2023 at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto.
An event is taking place March 8 in Toronto as part of WIMC's International Women's Day Programming
SXSW takes place March 10 - 19, 2023 in Austin, TX.
The list of artists Includes Sultans of String, Gary Kendall Band, Anne Lindsay & More
The Entertainment Marketing Meetup will enable attendees to learn the latest techniques and network with Entertainment Marketing Professionals from around the World.
The awards were presented in Toronto Feb. 9.
HSC announced the news Jan. 24.
The deadline for entries is Feb. 10, 2023.
CIMA's official showcase takes place Feb. 3.
Bachman was 69. No cause of death has been revealed.
The position is effective April 10, 2023.
The acquisition is effective immediately, and the combined company will continue to serve its clients.
The music community is well-represented among the new appointees.
Shirley Eikhard, writer of Grammy-Award winning song "Something to Talk About" as well as a two-time JUNO and multi-BMI Award winner and Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee, has died. She passed away Thursday, Dec. 15, at the Orangeville Hospital in Orangeville, ON, surrounded by friends. Eikhard was 67 years old.
Lemmon Entertainment has released the Lemmon Holiday Mixtape, which is available through Dec. 30, and features a variety of Canadian artists spreading Holiday cheer for an worthy cause. 100% of the mixtape’s proceeds will go to the MusiCounts Band Aid program.