Van holiday v2We’re excited to be hosting another 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.

Thursday, December 4th
 6-9pm
The Biltmore Cabaret
2755 Prince Edward St. Vancouver
19+
RSVP – rsvp@musicbc.org

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November 6, 2014 by  |  Filed under EVENTS, FEATURES, SCHMUSIC PARTIES  

Vic Holiday_RGBWe’re excited to be hosting another 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.

Monday, December 1st 2014
 6-9pm
HQ
1501 Douglas St. Victoria

RSVP – rsvp@musicbc.org

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November 6, 2014 by  |  Filed under EVENTS, FEATURES, SCHMUSIC PARTIES  

WFF2014From December 3rd to 7th, 2014, the Whistler Film Festival (WFF) will celebrate its 14th edition as one of Canada’s leading festivals. This year Music BC will be partnering with the WFF to present the WFF Music Cafe, a showcase of market ready BC songwriters and artists. It will be the place to be for filmmakers looking for music for their next project, music supervisors and film executives looking for their next discovery and film fans who love music too.

The showcase will take place from 1-5pm on Saturday December 6th in Whistler Village.  Bands and solo artists from all genres who are export ready and have professional quality sound recordings are welcome to apply. Accommodation and a modest travel honorarium will be provided to selected artists.

Please upload 2 Mp3′s and a video that features the band/artist performing LIVE. Must be a current Music BC member.

Deadline: Friday November 14th, 5pm
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November 6, 2014 by  |  Filed under NEWS  

Rev Poster V2 Web FROMMUSIC BC’S HOW-TO SERIES PRESENTS:
HOW TO MAKE MORE MONEY FROM YOUR MUSIC

Sunday Nov 16th, 2014 1:00-4:00PM
VSO School of Music – Pyatt Hall
843 Seymour St, Vancouver

Featuring:

Tommy Borscheid (The Orchard)
Terry O’Brien (SOCAN),
Julia Train (MROC) and
Shannon Luttmer (Hybridity Music)

Hosted by: Bob D’Eith (Music BC / Adagio Media)

Free for current members, $25 for the public
RSVP to guarantee your spot: rsvp@musicbc.org

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October 30, 2014 by  |  Filed under CAREER DEVELOPMENT SERIES, EVENTS, NEWS  

Screen Shot 2014-10-23 at 11.46.46 AMThe JUNOS are shaking things up left and right, and they want you to be a part of it.   At CARAS they want to ensure they have representation from every province and that B.C. artists get the recognition they deserve on our national stage.  Did JUNO that only 20% of the 2014 JUNO Award nominees were from British Columbia? Let’s raise that number!

So, how do you do this?

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October 23, 2014 by  |  Filed under General, NEWS  

fai2015posterThe Folk Alliance International conference is an annual event that draws together music industry professionals from throughout the world to share ideas, network, and celebrate traditional music and dance. It is an event of celebration, education, and entertainment, that includes showcases, panels, workshops, and exhibitors.

Music BC will be returning to the Folk Alliance International conference, and teaming up with BreakOut West to present the best in Western Canadian Folk! The event will take place in Kansas City MO, February 18th-22nd 2015. Music BC members are welcome to apply to showcase in our private showcase suites.

Deadline: Friday November 14th, 2014 5pm (PST)

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October 16, 2014 by  |  Filed under NEWS  

Music BC’s How-To series presents:
HOW TO GET YOUR SONGS ON THE RADIO

Sunday Oct 19th, 2014 1:00-4:00PM
VSO School of Music – Pyatt Hall
843 Seymour St, Vancouver

Featuring:
Dan Mangan (Artist)
James Sutton (Music Director, 102.7 The PEAK)
Geoff Goddard (Frontside Promotions Group)
Justin Wachtel (Marquis Label Services)

Hosted by: Tamara Stanners  (Program Director, 102.7 The PEAK)

 


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September 25, 2014 by  |  Filed under CAREER DEVELOPMENT SERIES, EVENTS, NEWS