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The Sheepdogs receive Platinum plaques at Blue Jays’ Summer Sound Festival

On Friday, August 9, Saskatchewan-bred rockers The Sheepdogs were in Toronto to throw out the first pitch at Rogers Centre ahead of the Blue Jays game against the New York Yankees. The band also performed a free outdoor show ahead of the game as part of the Jays’ Summer Sound Festival, which also featured James […]

Felix Cartal surprised with first Platinum plaque

Canadian electronic artist was surprised last week by Cadence Music Group with his first ever Platinum plaque for the hit single “Get What You Give.” It is his second award plaque presentation of 2019, following a Gold award surprise at Bud Light Dreams Festival for his Lights collaboration “Love Me.” i arrived in toronto and […]

The political power of music headlines the 2019 Global Forum at Canadian Music Week

Across genres, continents, and generations, artists have harnessed the unique power of music to rally imaginations and propel ideas into action. This year’s Global Forum explored that theme and examined the role that music plays in political movements.  The Soundtrack to Democracy: Music’s Political and Social Power brought the Canadian Music Week attendees both historical […]

"In order to change what’s become the status quo, we need to open our eyes, and act intentionally." Music Canada Advisory Council Chair @miramulholland shares her experience in the music industry and a path towards gender parity in a new @SOCANmusic blog.

What is music therapy you ask?

Watch this video to find out!

#music #therapy #musictherapy #cmtf

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The Sheepdogs receive Platinum plaques at @BlueJays’ Summer Sound Festival

📸: @TheSheepdogs / @WarnerCanada

Hey #Toronto! Don't miss Unpack Toronto: constructive discussions of mental wellness in the creative community next week! RSVP:

This wknd marks the 100th anniversary of @TheDanforthMH and you’re invited to join the celebration this Sat., Aug. 17 at 12:30pm in front of the DMH. The @cityoftoronto will be presenting a commemorative plaque to the owners and anniversary cake will be served to all attending!

Congratulations to Toronto's @TheDanforthMH, which turns 100 on Sunday! Read @IhateBenRayner's piece on the Music Hall's rich musical history, and share with us your favourite concert memories from the venue. @TorontoStar #TOMusicCity #MusicCities

The Northern Power Summit will take place in Toronto on August 16 & 17. Now in its fourth year, the summit aims to provide education and tools to help Canadian artists and industry professionals develop. For more information and to register, visit: #NPS19

Join us alongside @NANToronto this Friday Aug 9 from 5-7 pm to hear from 4 Womxn working as sound engineers, producers & music journalists as they chat about their experiences as 'Womxn in Music: Behind the Scenes.'#cultureshock #womxninmusic #creativepotluck

Join @NANToronto & @UrbanArtsTO this Friday Aug. 9 from 5-7 pm to hear from 4 #women working as sound engineers,#music #producers & music #journalists as they chat about their experiences as 'Women in Music: Behind the Scenes.'#cultureshock #taf #womeninmusic #creativepotluck

🥁🥁Drum roll please! 🥁🥁 We are pleased to announce the co-hosts for the 2019 #CCMAawards are @dallassmith and @billyraycyrus! Join us in Calgary September 8th 🇨🇦 Tickets available here:!
#yyc #capturecalgary @TourismCalgary

@Music_Canada @davidrrandall @CMW_Week @RodrigoBravo9 @miramulholland @_DiggingRoots @LorraineSegato Or as Bruce Cockburn sang, "Nothing worth having comes without some kind of fight,
"Got to kick at the darkness 'til it bleeds daylight."
If you missed this excellent panel discussion, I highly recommend watching this.

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