New Music Night

New Music Night


Claire Boning
1-376 Donald Street Winnipeg MB Canada R3B2J2
1 204 975 4218


New Music Night is a monthly concert series highlighting new local music in all genres. Presented by Manitoba Music at The Good Will, the series runs the first Wednesday monthly, with three acts hitting the stage at every show. It's a great opportunity for Manitoba artists and bands to get on stage to make new fans, try out new tunes, and perfect their live show. 

New Music Night is made possible by the support of 103.1 Virgin Radio and the SOCAN Foundation.

This opportunity is open to all genres and artists, including solo acts and bands. You don't have to have an album, tour, or showcase under your belt but you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be able to play a 25 minute set of primarily original music
  • Be able to set up and line check within 20 minutes
  • Be a Manitoba Music member
  • Be 18 years of age or older, or have accompaniment of legal guardian

Priority may be given to:

  • Bands or artists that have joined Manitoba Music within the past 12 months
  • Bands or artists that have not previously performed at New Music Night or Manitoba Music Night
  • Bands, or solo artists that are able to play with backing musicians

How to apply for New Music Night:

Email with "New Music Night" in the subject. Include the following:

  • Brief description of your live show and stage set up and/or stage plot
  • Link to your profile on updated with:
    • Current music (a minimum of two full songs)
    • Current artist bio
    • Current high resolution image (300 dpi) uploaded to “Files” section
    • Links to social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.)

Submissions will be evaluated based on:

  • Music
  • Quality of your promotional materials (image, bio, etc.)
  • Social media presence
  • Momentum, demonstrated in your bio and recent accomplishments in existing or other projects

Honorarium will be provided.

For more info, please contact:

Claire Boning, Membership & Events Coordinator
Manitoba Music

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