Posted on April 18, 2014
The weather has warmed up just in time for you to wander Winnipeg in search of some great deals on music. Saturday, April 19 is Record Store Day. which is celebrated around the world as a day to appreciate independently-owned record stores.
Posted on April 18, 2014
Stream the first track from
Tanya Tagaq's new album, Animism. - RPM
Del Barber turns geography into poetry on Prairieography. - Boston Globe
Del Barber puts a piece of home into his music. - American Songwriter
How do you say "
Del Barber" in German? - Gaesteliste.de
KEN mode perform a live session. - BBC Radio 1
KEN mode's illustrator, Randy Ortiz, talks tshirts and more. - Brooklyn Vegan
KEN mode to play Hopscotch in September. - News & Observer
Steve Bell performs for Agape Table's Easter meal. - CBC News
Find out about
Grand Analog's love of brunch and more. - Myspace
Imaginary Cities and Royal Canoe get wings. - Exclaim!
Red Bull bus hits Winnipeg.
Video premiere from
Royal Canoe. - Popmatters
Royal Canoe debuts new video for "Button Fumbla". - Smashpipe
Royal Canoe's "Button Fumbla". - Indie 88
Thumbs up for
Royal Canoe's opening set for Bombay Bicycle Club . - Phoenix New Times
Royal Canoe perform "Bathubs" in Studio Q. - CBC
Royal Canoe among the many artists announced for Festival d'été de Quebec. - Indie 88
The F-holes defy categorization. - Prairie Dog Mag
Ain't no mountain high for
Sweet Alibi. - Red Deer Advocate
Sweet sounds from
Sweet Alibi. - Kamloops This Week
The Bros. Landreth are a Gateway band. - Exclaim!
Shotgun Jimmie promotes new SappyFest coffee table book. - Exclaim!
Winnipeg Folk Festival unveils new tshirt designs. - CBC News
Record Store Day is like Christmas for music fans.
- Winnipeg Free Press
Posted on April 15, 2014
A roundup of recent blogger tips and techniques for musicians from around the web. Find out more about how a DIY artist can best use Facebook, 101 top tips to drive traffic to your website, and Twitter tips for beginners.
Posted on April 11, 2014
Winnipeg Jazz Fest announces lineup. - CTV Winnipeg
The Noble Thiefs and Moses Mayes among the many locals to play Jazz Fest. - ChrisD.ca
Winnipeg Jazz Fest unveils 2014 lineup. - CBC News
25 years of
Dauphin's Country Fest celebrated in documentary. - Brandon Sun
The Perpetrators announced as part of Kitchener Blues Fest. - The Record
Ridley Bent is all in on Wildcard. - CBC News
JD and the Sunshine Band gives a voice to those in need. - Winnipeg Free Press
What started small for
JD and the Sunshine Band grew to a full CD release. - CBC News
CD release is just the beginning for
JD and the Sunshine Band. - Stylus
Fred Penner honoured for making a difference. - Winnipeg Free Press
Mama Cutsworth mixes it up. - The Manitoban
Royal Canoe added to Bonnaroo. - Consequence of Sound
Festival d'été de Québec lineup includes
Royal Canoe. - Exclaim!
See SXSW through the eyes of
Royal Canoe. - Winnipeg Free Press
Royal Canoe head to the coast as part of Vancouver Jazz Fest. - Montreal Gazette
Doc Walker and The Bros. Landreth take the stage at Harbourfest. - Kenora Daily
Get into the studio with
The Bros. Landreth. - Royal Studio
Naysa shows us what a Troubled Heart sounds like. - Stylus
Chic Gamine put a little soul into Burbany Blues Fest. - Burnaby Now
Playing music was a natural decision for
Cara Luft. - LF Press
Cara Luft and JD Edwards team up. - The Record
It's easy to get lost in
Sebastian Owl's new album. - Stylus
Kevin Roy and Carey Buss hit the airwaves. - Stitcher
Luminato Festival lineup includes
Tanya Tagaq. - Exclaim!
Tanya Tagaq set to shine at Luminato. - Examiner
The prairies are calling
Del Barber's name. - CMT Edge
Cities compete for title of biggest
The Wailin' Jennys fan. - Herald Net
Dane Bjornson could be YTV's next star. - ChrisD.ca
Posted on April 9, 2014
Manitoba Music is producing a second round of videos in its Loft Sessions series. The live performance videos feature staged performances of new music by export-ready Manitoba artists to be used for online promotion. The videos will be distributed online by Manitoba Music and used in promoting showcases and events. They will be targeted to music fans, industry professionals, and media and can be used by the artists for marketing purposes.
DEADLINE: April 24, 2014
Posted on April 8, 2014
March was a busy music month in Winnipeg, and between all the excitment we had a sound engineer and some amazing new bands and artists join our membership.
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