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It's time to break up the boys club. - The Uniter

Dauphin's Countryfest spills the beans. - ChrisD.ca

Get a taste of Leaf Rapids. - Exclaim!

Catch up with The Wailin' Jennys. - Huffington Post

Leaf Rapids has stuff going on. - Top 100 Canadian Blog

Real Love Summer Fest gets set up to announce lineup. - Winnipeg Sun

Raine Hamilton speaks out. - The Projector

Kris Ulrich is flawless. - Diamond Deposits

Fred Penner has a lot of heart. - The Guardian

Fred Penner has kind words for Justin Bieber. - CTV Kitchener

Ridley Bent has the song of the day. - The Westerner

Winnipeg Folk Festival a top in Canada. - The Guardian

Matt Epp brings the audience into his world. - Mittel Stand Cafe

Matt Epp brings his passion overseas. - Klamm

Del Barber is one to watch at MerleFest 2015. - Huffington Post

Chic Gamine is good for the soul. - Standard Freeholder

KEN mode previewed new songs at SXSW. - Brooklyn Vegan

The Noble Thiefs say one last goodbye to The Artery. - Gigcity

Curtis Nowosad is refreshing. - The Jazz Breakfast

Dialectics showcases Curtis Nowosad's creative evolution. - New Canadian Music

Tanya Tagaq collaborates. - KRCB

Tanya Tagaq on Six Shooter Records' Interstellar Rodeo Edmonton lineup. - Exclaim!

Tanya Tagaq makes memorie at SXSW. - Exclaim!

Toronto Mayor gives Tanya Tagaq mad props. - The Star

Ottawa brings The Bros. Landreth to Bluesfest. - CTV Ottawa

The Bros. Landreth bring some blues to Ottawa. - Confront Magazine

Don't call The Thrashers metal. - Metro

Murray Pulver brings us up to speed. - CBC Winnipeg

Venues go beyond traditional spaces. - The Uniter

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Why You Should Consider Submitting to Contact Events and How You Should Do It

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By Manitoba Music and Deborah Remus

Many artists are familiar with industry conferences and festivals like BreakOut West, North by Northeast, Canadian Music Week, Folk Alliance International, and the music mecca, South by Southwest. Performing arts showcases, often called “contact events”, are another showcasing avenue that may be a little less in the public eye, but can be just as valuable as a way to book shows and tours.

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Call for Submissions: Promotional Video Series for Aboriginal Artists

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Manitoba Music is producing a second round of videos in its AMP Sessions video series. The videos will feature live performances of new music by First Nation, Métis, or Inuit members of Manitoba Music. The videos will be distributed online by Manitoba Music and used in promoting showcases, trade show booths, 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 23, 2015

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In The News: Manitoba Music News Stories from Around the Web

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Manitoba Music teams up with FortWhyte Alive for Songwriter Retreat. - 730 CKDM

Mid-Ocean School of Media Arts celebrates 20 years. - The Manitoban

Solhounds will leave you wanting more. - The Uniter + FREE download

Curtis Nowosad cuts to the chase. - Ottawa Citizen

Curtis Nowosad brings it home with Dialectics. - The Uniter

Lindsey White one of Manitoba's Future 40. - Metro

Lindsey White and inspires Manitoba's future generation. - CBC Manitoba

Romi Mayes gives us The Devil On Both Shoulders. - Exclaim!

Get the first look at Jess Reimer's new video. - AUX TV

Yes We Mystic gears up to release Vestige. - Exclaim!

Mama Cutsworth makes memories. - Spectator Tribune

Sweet Alibi gets found by the Searchlight. - CBC

Comparisons are complimentary for SC Mira. - The Uniter

Slow Leaves spreads songs across Canada. - Camrose Canadian

Mise en Scene gives us an "Endless Summer". - BRBR

Keri Latimer's song takes her to the finals. - Steamfeed

JD and the Sunshine Band stand by their van. - Winnipeg Sun

Lindsey White makes the top nine. - Metro

Roger Roger bring balance. - MyToba

Carly Dow’s music will leave you charmed and haunted. - MyToba

The Thrashers covers a lot of ground on new LP. - The Uniter

The spotlight is on DJ Stop. - DJ Mag Canada

Jon-C sticks to his guns. - Hip Hop Canada

Get to know Leaf Rapid's Devin Latimer. - The Uniter

Conduct brings some energy. - Jukebox DC

And a special little JUNO roundup...

Tanya Tagaq and The Bros. Landreth bring home some trophies. - Billboard

Tanya Tagaq takes home a JUNO. - Voir

Tanya Tagaq talks about her JUNO win. - JUNOTV

Fred Penner puts another JUNO in his collection. - Mix 94.9

The Bros. Landreth bask in JUNO glory. - JUNOTV

Fred Penner plays for the juniors at the JUNOS. - The Gate

Plus a little bit of SXSW...

Check out The Bros. Landreth at SXSW. - Pollstar

Catch The Bros. Landreth at SXSW. - CBS News

Don't miss one of the nine shows The Bros. Landreth have at SXSW. - Washington Post

The Bros. Landreth is a must see at SXSW. - The Telegram

The Bros. Landreth goes well with food. - Paste Magazine

Tanya Tagaq is a top pick at SXSW. - Austin Chronicle

Tanya Tagaq stands out at SXSW. - NPR

Tanya Tagaq represents at SXSW. - Huffington Post

Watching Tanya Tagaq is like being taken on a journey. - Austin Chronicle

KEN mode is all over SXSW. - Invisible Oranges

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