Music BC is excited to be teaming up with BreakOut West and it’s partners (Alberta Music, SaskMusic, and Music Manitoba) to present the finest folk from western canada at this year’s Folk Alliance International conference in Kansas City, MO.
We will be featuring 12 BC artists in 2 BreakOut West private suites, in afternoon and late night showcases.
Westin Crown Centre Plaza
Govenor’s Suite 530 and Senator’s Suite 532.
Showcases run 2:00-4:00pm and 10:30pm-3:00am
Teaming up with BeatRoute Magazine and Vancouver-based music blog Winniecooper.net, Music BC highlights the diversity of the Canadian west coast music scene throughout two electrifying showcases during SXSW 2014.
Maggie Mae’s on Friday March 14th and The Velveeta Room on Saturday March 15th are stacked with BC artists.
Check out a playlist of all the awesome bands here!
This is your chance to meet and mingle with your local music community! From industry professionals to those just starting out, members and non members are all welcome. SchMusic is a chance to network in a casual setting, making it easier to make those one on one connections!
Our next SchMusic will take place:
Thursday, November 14th
at The Portside Pub 7 Alexander St, Vancouver
6-9pm | 19+
The first 50 people to arrive will receive a complimentary drink from Persephone Brewing!
We’ll have prizes, ice breaker games and info on all Music BC’s upcoming opportunities.
Breakout West & The Western Canadian Music Awards Calgary, AB October 3rd – 6th 2013
Over 80 of Western Canada’s finest performers and over 350 music industry leaders & delegates from all over the world make their way to Calgary for The 2013 BreakOut West Festival & Conference. The weekend also includes the main event – The Western Canadian Music Awards. Tickets are still available at http://breakoutwest.ca/tickets!
102.7 The PEAK and Music BC announce The 2013 PEAK Performance Project Showcase Series, powered by Cariboo Brewing! For 5 Thursdays throughout September and October, we will showcase our Top 20 bands at Fortune Sound Club. These performances will form a part of their overall scores so make sure you come out and support your favourites!
Fortune Sound Club, 147 E Pender St. Vancouver Doors at 8:00 pm, Music at 8:30 pm sharp Tickets Advance: $10.27 + Service Charge Tickets at the Door: $15 19+
There will be a limited amount of door tickets available, on a first-come, first-served basis.
Online sales will close at 4pm on the day of the show!
Music Managers Forum Canada, in conjunction with Music BC, The Recording Academy®Pacific Northwest Chapter and Rifflandia Festival present:
“How Can I Get Off This Island? V.4” A special industry focused Q&A session for artists and managers
Featuring panelists: Colin Lewis – Vice President / The Agency Group – Los Angeles CA Ed Pierson –Attorney (Head & The Heart, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis / Board Member TRAPNW – Seattle WA Gregory Van Bastelaar – Marketing Director / Deezer Canada – Toronto ON Glenn Alderson - General Manager / BeatRoute Magazine – Vancouver BC Mike Devlin – Arts Reporter / The Times Colonist – Victoria BC Jeff Leake – Director of Music Programming / Sirius XM Canada – Toronto ON
Hosted and Moderated by: Kimberli Persley – Management Operations / Amelia Artists Inc. – Victoria BC
WHEN: Saturday, September 14th, 2013 9:30am – 11:00am WHERE: Terrace Room (2nd Floor)
The Marriott Inner Harbour, 728 Humbolt St. Victoria BC
Music BC is proud to be presenting Wood Hall at Rifflandia Festival 2013. For 3 nights we take over this beautiful converted chapel to present the best in BC’s up and coming talent. It’s all ages and all rad.