Music BC is pleased to partner with Mission Folk Festival to offer a unique performance opportunity for our members in the folk/roots community. Music BC programs a paid showcase event Saturday afternoon consisting of 3 folk acts, chosen by an industry jury to perform at the festival. 3 artists will be selected to perform 45 minute sets at Mission Folk Festival.One of the three will be chosen to perform at the CBC Nooner stage in downtown Vancouver and receive a tour of the CBC studios.
The Lion The Bear The Fox – 1pm @ Shady Grove Stage
Skye Wallace – 230pm @ Ursa Major
John Welsh – 430pm @ Totem Shelter
For full schedule visit www.missionfolkfestival.ca
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Music BC is once again teaming up with Rifflandia Festival to present 3 nights of emerging BC talent!
The 2014 Music BC Rifflandia showcases will take place at Anian Surfboards in Victoria BC September 11th, 12th, and 13th!
15 bands will be selected to perform. Details below!
SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED
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We are every excited to be partnering with Pemberton Music Festival this year and offer a showcase opportunity to a Music BC Member. Taking place on Thursday, July 17th at the Pemberton Festival Site the chosen artist will be opening the draw for Gord Downie with The Saides, Matt Mays and Dan Deacon.
Congratulations to the jury selected artist, Rolla Olak, on this opportunity.
PEMBERTON SUMMIT NETWORKING OPPORTUNITY & PECHA KUCHA SYLE PRESENTATION
Thursday July 17th, 2014
The Pemberton Summit is a one day industry networking event held “In the Pines” on top of Whistler Mountain and finishing on-site at Pemberton Music Festival Presented by Music BC, the event is designed as a think tank where some of our greatest minds locally will investigate the current issues informing the future of Music in BC. Presenters include: Nick Blasko (Amelia Artists), Bob D’Eith (Music BC), Jeff Leake (SiriusXM Radio ), Dan Mangan (Madic Records/ Musician) and more.
$50 – Tickets include a day pass for the gondola, mingler, Pecha Kucha style presentation and meet & greet.
For more info or to buy tickets email email@example.com. Must RSVP before Wednesday July 16th at 12:00pm.
The Music Industry Travel Assistance Program (“MITAP”) is administered by the Music BC Industry Association on behalf of Creative BC, financially supported by the Province of British Columbia.
MITAP provides assistance to BC based recording artists to participate in performance and showcasing initiatives that are undertaken in support of BC owned sound recordings. MITAP also assists BC based music businesses to participate in conferences and other business travel in order to support BC based recording artists.
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DEADLINE: Friday July 11th 2014, 5pm PST
Music BC is proud to announce the return of the K96-3 Emerging Artist Program for 2014! Focusing on artists from BC’s interior regions, this program is designed to aid in the development and promotion of interior artists, through recording grants, education, and showcase opportunities.
JOIN THE TOP 5 EMERGING ARTISTS AT KELOHA MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL
These showcases will be juried and will form a part of the overall assessment of the artist.
Sunday, July 13th
1:15pm – Paperboy
1:40pm – Jordan Dean
2:05pm – Raquel Cole
2:30pm – Immaculate
2:55pm – Willhorse
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We’re excited to be hosting another summer SchMusic Networking Party!
SchMusic is a chance for local artists and industry to come meet, mingle, and make connections in a casual setting! Plus we’ll have games, prizes, free drinks and more! Everyone is welcome.
Wednesday, June 25th 2014
870 Granville St. Vancouver
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