November 8, 2011
Open to unsigned, Canadian aspiring bands and solo artists, this contest gives participants the chance to win big: the grand prize winner gets to play their original song at the Pop Montreal and Scene 1425 festivals (as well as a live video and audio studio recording, trip to Montreal, LB shopping spree, etc.) There’s tons of perks too for second prize winners.
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Win studio time, a trip to Toronto & a $5000 grant courtesy of Post Foods, the makers of Sugar Crisp
November 1, 2011
Thanks to an innovative approach to secure funding by indepent music composer & producer Adam Damelin, Canadian bands and artists now have a chance at The First 15 – a cutting-edge grant from Post Foods that awards recording studio time courtesy of GIRTH Music in Toronto as well as award-winning producer support, a $5000 cash prize and a trip to Toronto.
Find out how to enter after the jump!
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July 22, 2008
XM Canada radio has just announced it’s first-ever Verge Music Awards and a bunch of our favourite Toronto artists have been nominated.
There are two categories: Album of the Year and Artist of the Year. The winners will be announced at Tattoo Rock Parlour in September and will be awarded $50,000 in prizes.
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By: TJ Liebgott
May 21, 2008
Virgin Fest has just announced a contest through Oh Henry! to give unsigned Indie bands a chance to play at this year's festival. The contest is open to any Canadian band of any genre, and gives them the chance to play Virgin Festival Toronto, September 6th and 7th.
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By: TJ Liebgott
February 7 2008
After a long wait, the schedule for the 2008 Canadian Music Week festival has been announced. This year features over 500 bands from Canada and abroad, playing over 40 Toronto venues for what will be 4 days of auditory bliss starting thursday March 6th.
Continue reading “Canadian Music Week Announces Lineup”
This years Wakestock was a great time with many performances from local Toronto bands as well as a few North American acts. Check out the interviews, video clips and pictures from this years Wakestock festivities.
Wakestock 2007 Trailer
Interview With Jackson From The Junction
Clip of Goldfinger Ending in Chaos
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More video to come.