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July 3, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. The Canadian Folk Music Awards (pictured) are set for Charlottetown next April.

Heather Nova album cover
June 28, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Notable names with new releases this week include Thom Yorke, Julia Michaels, Jade Jackson, Gov’t Mule, Kete Bowers, and The Allman Betts Band, plus reissues from Chronixx and David Bowie. The Canadian contingent features Heather Nova (pictured), Blue Moon Marquee, and Espanola.

June 23, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. The deadline to apply to play Indie Week (pictured) is June 28.

Richard Reed Parry Facebook photo
June 21, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Notables with new releases this week include Drivin 'N Cryin, The Raconteurs, Black Pumas, Hot Chip, Mark Ronson, and Willie Nelson, plus reissues from The Rolling Stones, Glen Campbell, Def Leppard, and James Brown. The Canadian contingent is led by Amanda Martinez, Absolutely Free, Richard Reed Parry (pictured), and Daniel Wesley.

June 17, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. The RBC Emerging Musician Program (pictured), administered by Canada's Walk of Fame, is now accepting submissions.

Cat Clyde album cover
June 14, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Notables with new releases this week include Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, X Ambassadors, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Keb' Mo, Bastille, and GoldLink. The Canadian contingent is led by Whitehorse and the TSO, Kevin Hearn, Cat Clyde (pictured), Old Man Luedecke, and Glenn Milchem.

June 9, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. The SOCAN Foundation (pictured) is now accepting submissions for its Young Canadian Songwriters Awards.

Ensign Broderick
June 7, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Notable names with new releases this week include Peter Frampton, Pavarotti, Santana, Jonas Brothers, and Gloria Gaynor, with reissues from Pink Floyd, Bob Dylan, and Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac. The Canadian contingent is led by Ensign Broderick (pictured), Taylor Knox, Hollerado, Rush, Jay Whiss, Skye Wallace, The Northern Pikes, and Valley.

Folk Alliance International heads to New Orleans
June 3, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. One of the most important events in roots music, Folk Alliance International (pictured), heads to The Big Easy in January.

Leeroy Stagger
May 31, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Notable names with new releases this week include Rory Gallagher, Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, The Police, and Lee “Scratch” Perry.  A talent-heavy Canadian contingent is led by Leeroy Stagger (pictured), Jim Cuddy, Justin Rutledge, Jenn Grant, Kevin Breit, Lowest of the Low, and Foxtrott.

May 26, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. The Americana festival and conference in Nashville (pictured) has become a key event for the roots music sector.

Black Mountain
May 24, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Notable names with new releases this week include Morrissey, Middle Kids, Billy Ray Cyrus, Beast Coast, The Stray Cats, and Human Switchboard. The Canadian contingent is led by Black Mountain (pictured), Jean Leloup, James Barker Band, Thompson Egbo-Egbo, Misha Bower, and Milk & Bone.