Posted on April 17, 2015
Music fans have a little extra something to look forward to this weekend. April 18 marks the eighth annual Record Store Day, which is celebrated around the world as a day to appreciate independently-owned record stores.
Posted on April 17, 2015
Leaf Rapids' Canadiana Americana. - No Depression
Leaf Rapids is feeling lucky. - Winnipeg Free Press
Get a taste of
Leaf Rapids' music. - Elmore Magazine
Leaf Rapids branches out. - Beatroute
Micah Visser discusses his upcoming release. - The Supporting Act + FREE download
The Bros. Landreth will leave you eager to hear more. - Paste Magazine
The Bros. Landreth heads out on a runaway train. - Confront Magazine
Winnipeg Boyz' Charlie Fettah brings us "Moody Manitoba". - Hip Hop Canada
Lineup revealed for
TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival. - CBC
Jazz Fest releases its eclectic lineup. - Winnipeg Free Press
Last call for
Les Jupes. - Exclaim!
Les Jupes never stood a chance. - Noisey
Yes We Mystic is in the spotlight. - MyToba
Don Amero has a lot to celebrate. - Winnipeg Free Press
Don Amero launches new album at the WECC. - MyToba
Matt Epp brings his passionate songwriting overseas. - Derwesten
Matt Epp's music takes him around the world. - Dinby
SC Mira and The Revival head to Burning Cow. - Green Bay Press Gazette
Mariachi Ghost has a busy summer ahead. - MyToba
Rayannah's video for "Boxcar Lullabies". - Exclaim!
Rayannah drops new video in time for EP release. - MyToba
Tanya Tagaq's passion transcendeds her body and spirit. - Pop Matters
First edition of CBC's q to feature
Tanya Tagaq. - The Record
Finn play "Pyramids" live. - BRBR
Del Barber makes his MerleFest debut. - Mountain Times
Shotgun Jimmie hits the road with Human Music. - Exclaim!
The Noble Thiefs take part in Mile of Music. - Green Bay Press Gazette
Posted on April 16, 2015
Manitoba Music’s Aboriginal Music Program is producing a showcase for a delegation of music presenters and managers in Winnipeg during the National Aboriginal Day weekend. The showcase is set for June 20, 2015 at the Pyramid Cabaret and up to five First Nation, Métis, or Inuit acts will be selected to perform.
DEADLINE: May 20, 2015
Posted on April 14, 2015
It's been a busy time for Manitoba Music's membership department. Take a moment to meet all of our new members.
Posted on April 11, 2015
TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival's 2015 lineup announcement heralds the warmer weather and summer is officially on the horizon. Now celebrating its 26th year, Winnipeg’s largest downtown music festival will feature nearly 100 performers taking over various city stages, June 11-21. Drawing thousands of concert goers, the live music spans just about every genre, from jazz standards to R&B, hardbop to hip hop, roots and blues to indie rock and electronic pop, latin jazz, and just about everything in between.
Posted on April 10, 2015
Manitobans take five nominations in four categories at
The Indies. - Exclaim!
Les Jupes return with Some Kind of Family. - Exclaim!
Les Jupes set to release new LP. - Northern Transmissions
There's a story behind
Les Jupes' latest album. - Stories Behind the Songs
Les Jupes keeps it in the family. - Indie88
Autumn Still's video for "Bartholomew". - Exclaim!
Autumn Still is in the spotlight. - MyToba
Sc Mira's "Do Me". - A Music Blog Yea?
Yes We Mystic spring to the road on tour. - Exclaim!
Six Shooter Records' Interstellar Rodeo joins Manitoba's summer festival lineup. - Exclaim!
Six Shooter Records announces Interstellar Rodeo lineup. - Global News
Winnipeg welcomes Interstellar Rodeo. -
Brandon Folk Festival announces 2015 headliners. -
Get a look at new music from
KEN mode. - Punk News
KEN mode will make you feel "Blessed". - Life Is Noise
KEN mode at SXSW. - Invisible Oranges
Romi Mayes hits the road. - Exclaim!
Get a preview of
Romi Mayes' new album. - CBC
The Bros. Landreth was meant to be. - Toronto Star
The Bros. Landreth will steal your heart. - The Dryden Observer
Tanya Tagaq's voice goes global. - NRK Radio
Tanya Tagaq captivates at Big Ears Festival . - Noisey
The Weakerthans are a top pick for Grant Lawrence. - Scout Magazine
Jess Reimer heads west. - Red Deer Express
Jess Reimer tells tales of small towns. - Beatroute
Curtis Nowosad's new album creates dialogue. - Audiophile Audition
Slow Leaves takes to the road. - BC Local News
The prairies inspire
Del Barber. - Red Deer Advocate
Panicland have nothing to panic about. - The Herald
Witchpolice keep it weird. -
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