Canadian Music Fest 2012
Canadian Music Week
Canadian Music Week began in 1981, and has grown to become one of Canada’s largest and most influential media and music conferences. It draws top industry professionals to participate in a four-day program of activities. Designed to stimulate the exchange of market intelligence, increase dialogue and provide networking opportunities, Canadian Music Week continues to present the ideal platform for more than 2,000 national and international delegates.
Canadian Music Fest
Canadian music fest has become Canada’s biggest “New Music” festivals. Throughout the duration of the event, performers put on shows at venues ranging from popular bars and halls, to trendy clothing stores and cafes. Many emerging new bands use the festival as an opportunity to ‘get spotted’ by the A&R reps that are around in greater than average numbers during the festival. The Festival spans 4 nights of performances, with over 700 showcasing bands at over 40 live music venues in downtown Toronto, and for this year’s Canadian Music Fest has spanned to 5 nights, including additional programming on Tuesday, March 20. And thus this year’s event ranges from March 20 until March 25, 60 venues accross Toronto, up to 900 bands from around the world.
Somehow we managed to get ourselves on the line-up for the upcoming CMF2012. The funding is pretty hard in order to get our asses on a flight to Toronto, just hope everything goes well. Here’s a screenshot of our profile on the website (click for the hyperlink).