The Canadian Council of Music Industry Associations (CCMIA) has formally joined the Focus On Creators coalition as a supporting partner on behalf of 12 Canadian music industry associations and nearly 8,000 industry professionals who make up the CCMIA's membership.
December 8th, 2016
On Saturday, December 3, the Canadian Folk Music Awards (CFMAs) were held at Isabel Bader Theatre in Toronto, ON, with awards going to artists including Donovan Woods, Hillsburn, Jadea Kelly, Sultans of String and The East Pointers.
December 5th, 2016
On Thursday, December 1, the Province of British Columbia and Creative BC announced $4.41 million in funding for the Province's music industry as part of the $15 million BC Music Fund.
December 2nd, 2016
The Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce recommends an in-depth review of the Copyright Board to take place during next year's Copyright Act review, according to a new report issued by the Committee on Thursday, December 1, 2016.
December 1st, 2016
A growing list of approximately 1,100 musicians, songwriters composers and other members of the creative class have signed a joint letter to Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly, asking that creators be put at the heart of forthcoming Canadian media sector laws, regulations and related cultural policies.
November 29th, 2016