A new Galaxy Music podcast pumps up Robert Ott's BC songwriter festival. Pictured here: podcast host Paul McGuire, festival founder Robert Ott, and Kim Mitchell.
CMW topper Neill Dixon speaks for the first time about the return of the annual convention, in Toronto, June 6-11. Post pandemic the global music industry event has evolved so the bunfest MBIAs won't be on the menu, but a category celebrating the return of 'Live' makes its entrance.
Indie Week, which wrapped up Saturday (Nov.
Presented by Slaight Music and launching next week, the virtual SxS Conference focuses on the digital market for music. It is the creation of the folks behind Indie Week, and its founder discusses both events and his gig at CD Baby here.
The annual conference for the indie sector is proceeding this week, but in virtual form. An anticipated highlight is an address by DIY punk entrepreneur Martin Atkins (pictured).
Under normal circumstances, Darryl Hurs would be gearing up for Indie Week, live in Toronto, booking fligh
What does one do when one is in the prime of one’s life with more money than most can ever dream of having, and a future that is as wide and open a
Toronto’s Beaches Jazz Festival has become a rite of summer, attracting over a million visitors who roam Queen Street, splash money in a large numb
Word of the suspension of next year’s FAI conference is reverberating through the international folk music community. To learn more about the decision we contacted the org’s Executive Director.
Dallas Smith, Tebey, Terri Clark, Jason McCoy, Corb Lund, Jess Moskaluke, Wide Mouth Mason, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, The Washboard Union, Meghan Patrick, and Big Sugar are among the 40-plus marquee names performing at the Instagram online-fest this Saturday and Sunday at 2 pm EST.
SXSW issued a statement last Friday stating, “The City of Austin has cancelled the March dates for SXSW.