Canadian Blast is the global brand under which CIMA promotes Canadian independent music.

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SXSW 2018

where: Austin, Texas, USA
when: March 9-18, 2018
web: sxsw.com

Event Details

CIMA is pleased to announce that we’ll be heading back to Austin for SXSW in 2018. While we’re not ready to reveal the full details of our mission yet, if you’re interested in showcasing at Canada House, your artist will have to have submitted an application to showcase directly to SXSW, and have been approved by the Festival.

More details coming soon, but in the meantime, please get your applications in to SXSW by clicking here!


Canadian Blast BBQ at Brush Square 2017


Canada House at Swan Dive 2017