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Submissions open for Contact East 2018

Interested in touring Atlantic Canada (and beyond) in 2019-2020? This is just a friendly reminder that Atlantic Presenters Association is currently accepting submissions for Contact East 2018 which takes place September 20-23 in St. John’s, NL. Regional, national and international artists in music, dance, theatre, variety and more are encouraged to apply. The deadline is Monday, April 9, 2018at 5:00pm AST.

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Call For Submissions: CIMA At A2IM Indie Week 2018

The American Association of Independent Music (A2IM) is a non-profit organization that serves as the sole, unified voice representing a broad coalition of music labels from the independent music community in the United States. A sister organization to CIMA, A2IM works as a portal for its independent music label members to access opportunities for commerce, education and advocacy/lobbying. Held annually, A2IM Indie Week brings together these opportunities for the benefit of their label members, and are extending an exclusive, limited invitation to Canadian independent labels/managers to participate!

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Join Music Export Canada’s Business Initiative At The Great Escape 2018

This year, Music Export Canada will be staging CANADA HOUSE at The Great Escape (TGE), at The Green Door Store in Brighton, England from May 17-19, 2018. Once again, we are offering business packages to Canadian companies to attend and participate in professional activities in London and Brighton.

The first 7 companies to sign up will receive a free TGE delegate badge. After that there will be a limited amount of discounted delegate badges at the special rate of £130. So register early!

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Call To Register For Jazzahead! Canada Stand 2018

The Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) will be hosting the Canada Stand at jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany from April 19-22, 2018.

Canada Stand delegates must be pre-registered with jazzahead!. The fee to register with the Canada Stand at jazzahead! is $400 CAD for CIMA members ($800 non-member rate).

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CCMA Spotlight Performance Contest

Country Music Week® 2018, being held this year in Hamilton, Ontario from September 6-9 is just around the corner – and we want to help you get there.

Music Nova Scotia is once again running a contest in tandem with the Canadian Country Music Association ® (CCMA®) for your chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play alongside Canada’s brightest country music stars and most cherished legends during the Canadian country music industry’s largest annual event.

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Liverpool Sound City 2018 (APPLICATION CLOSED)

The Liverpool Sound City is seeking for Bands & DJs from all genres.

Voted the UK’s best metropolitan festival and best festival emerging talent at the UK Festival Awards, Sound City is a 2-day extravaganza of incredible live music and arts, attended by 20,000 music lovers over 2 days with a 1-day music and digital industry conference running tandem to the event.

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Apply To Play The Great Escape 2018

Calling all artists. Artist Registration for The Great Escape 2018 is now officially open in partnership with Sentric Music. Whether you are a band, singer-songwriter, DJ, collective or duo, it doesn’t matter, we want to hear from you.

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CIMA, through Music Export Canada, is excited to announce that submissions are now being accepted for our 2018 Canadian Blast BBQ at Austin’s SXSW! This year’s mission will mark the 13th year that CIMA will be in attendance for this key showcase and business development opportunity at the most influential and largest music festival & conference in North America.

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Focus Wales 2018 Application (APPLICATION CLOSED)

FOCUS Wales is booking 10 Sonicbids artists for its annual multi-venue showcase festival taking place in Wrexham, Wales, UK. The event places the music industry spotlight firmly on the emerging talent that Wales has to offer the world, with a host of exciting international guest artists.

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PASSPORT: Music Export Summit

PASSPORT: Music Export Summit will deliver intensive training sessions to prepare export-ready Canadian artists and music entrepreneurs with business skills and artistic product development to increase international trade and export market development. The project is aimed at self-managed artists and artist managers (along with other music company entrepreneurs active in artist development) who are export-ready or engaged in the process of becoming export-ready

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