Posts Tagged ‘Canada’

15 Things You Should Know About the Canadian Music Business

Tweet Canada is hot. The market north of the border continues to yield talent that scales the Billboard charts and drives sales worldwide, from Justin Bieber to Michael Bublé, Drake to Deadmau5, Avril Lavigne to Arcade Fire. These acts, among many others, are nominees for Canada’s Juno Awards, presented April 1 in Ottawa. But before [...]

How to Use Twitter’s Vine App for Musicians

Tweet Twitter’s Vine App allows you to upload 6 seconds on looping video. 6 seconds!! You might be thinking what’s the point in a 6 second video? Twitter states that like limiting the characters on twitter to 140 characters, videos on vine are limited to 6 seconds to increase creativity. 1. Share a clip of [...]

Canadian Rock Icon Kim Mitchell Set to Perform for Attendees of 4th Annual CDMN Canada 3.0 2012 Digital Media Forum

Tweet 2,000 attendees expected to converge in Stratford April 24-25 to accelerate Canada’s digital future Highlighting Canada’s ability to compete on a global stage, Sarnia native and rock icon Kim Mitchell will be performing the evening of April 24th as part of the Canadian Digital Media Network’s 4th annual CDMN Canada 3.0 digital media forum. [...]

This Song Saved my Life

Tweet SIMPLE PLAN to be honoured with the 2012 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award. The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) is thrilled to announce Montréal band Simple Plan as the recipients of the 2012 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award, sponsored by Bell Media. Through the Simple Plan Foundation, the JUNO Award-winning band has donated [...]