Nominations are now open up for the Music Nova Scotia New music and Marketplace Awards. Immediately after trying to get comments from the membership and standard group, some changes in the Awards have been created. Far more details on those people right here. The awards will be handed out at Nova Scotia Music Week in Sydney, Nov. 3-6.
– Library and Archives Canada (LAC) and the LAC Basis have named the 2022 recipients of the Library and Archives Canada Scholar Awards. Honoured for generating an remarkable contribution to the development and marketing of our country’s culture, and literary heritage are Jean-Marc Carisse, photographer Stan Douglas, artist, Jeremy Dutcher, musician, Naomi Fontaine, author, and Deepa Mehta, filmmaker. The movie is posted on CBC GEM and ICI TOU.Television.
– The 4th version of the North Tunes Pageant is set for July 8 and 9, on St. Joseph Island, ON. A strong solid of performers incorporates Crown Lands, Charlotte Cornfield, The Truthful Heart Collective, Taming Sari, Goodnight Sunrise, The Uncanny Valley, and Cass FM. The July 8 opening evening concert at The Centennial Grounds features Jay Pollmann and Hannah Lindsay and Band. Tickets and even further details listed here.
– Well-liked free Hamilton music fest Supercrawl is set to return to whole pre-pandemic glory, Sept. 9-11. Fest head (and CIMA chair) Tim Potocic and his team have corralled a extremely amazing lineup for the party, running in Hamilton’s downtown James Street North locale. It includes Tim Baker, The Soiled Nil, Sarah Harmer, Julian Taylor, Espanola, Tallies, Hidden Cameras, Loony, Ombigiizi, Lido Pimienta, Charlotte Day Wilson, and Hamilton All-Stars. Examine the total lineup below.
– The Mixto Pageant (made by Uma Nota Tradition) returns to Toronto, July 7-10. The motion commences at Lula Lounge on July 7 and 8 with performers including Xenia França, TRP.P, DJ General Eclectic, Ghetto Kumbé, Tush, Sofia Fly, Mosamba and New Probability. The outstanding competition lineup at Lynx Songs, July 9-10 (doors at 3 pm both times), capabilities Aline Morales, Bombino, Bangerz Brass, Narcy, Tara Moneka, MC Stomach, Céu, Francisco, el Hombre, Reggaddiction and T.dot Batu. DJs highlighted involve Young Teesh, Me Time, Jerus Nazdaq, Uproot Andy, Ana Luisa, Ensoul, and Selectress Sunshine. Find ticket info below. Mixto can also be streamed on the web.
– Organizers of London’s major world music competition, Sunfest, are facing travel concerns with musicians as Toronto Pearson Airport faces delays, cancellations and baggage difficulties. About 20 songs groups are arriving on international flights for Sunfest from international locations which include Spain, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, South Korea, and France, and most are travelling through Pearson, an airport plagued with delays. The fest usually takes place July 7-10 at Victoria Park and you can check the agenda here. Resource: CBC
– The Nationwide Music Centre (NMC) will offer extended hours at Studio Bell and pay back-what-you-can admission for all 10 times of the Calgary Stampede, July 7-17. NMC is the official household of the Canadian Region Hall of Fame (CCMHF). Two inductees are celebrated annually – a doing artist and an business builder – with Patricia Conroy and Randy Stark honoured this calendar year.
– CIMA’s Organization & Showcase Mission to FIMPRO 2022 in Guadalajara, Mexico, operates Nov. 9-12. Working with FIMPRO, CIMA, in partnership with SODEC, will manage a showcase and enterprise initiative in Guadalajara with four Canadian delegates and their artists. Utilize in this article
– The upcoming MMF Canada Masterclass, established for July 14, 6-7.30 pm EDT (by means of Zoom), is entitled Negotiation for Creatives. It guarantees to move on expert ways and tactics to make your upcoming negotiation less tense and additional productive. Register right here.
– Following a momentary detour to Niagara, the AM to FM Stay is returning to its Toronto foundation on July 21. Held at ArtBay, it’ll aspect a efficiency by nation artist Jessica Sole at 6.30 pm. Absolutely free with an RSVP (by July 20) right here
– BMG has announced that multi-Grammy Award-winner Daniel Lanois is bringing his catalogue and long run get the job done to the corporation. The imprint’s catalogue staff will take on duty for all but just one of Lanois’s 13 solo albums, even though his initial new album beneath the arrangement will be Player, Piano, established to be produced by BMG imprint Contemporary Recordings, on Sept. 23. Above a 50-yr vocation, Lanois has been acclaimed as a report producer, musician, vocalist and songwriter, functioning with artists ranging from Brian Eno, Peter Gabriel and U2 to Emmylou Harris, Bob Dylan, and Neil Younger, between many many others. As a solo artist, his get the job done embraces many genres and musical sorts.
BMG EVP Global Repertoire Fred Casimir stated, “Daniel Lanois is a sonic alchemist whose own work showcases the very finest of his artwork, liked and admired by the artist community and followers around the globe. We are delighted he has picked out BMG as his label property.” To coincide with the launch of Participant, Piano, Lanois will keynote at Germany’s Reeperbahn Festival in Hamburg. He joins a Contemporary Recordings roster which includes Pat Metheny, Craig Armstrong, Simon Goff & Katie Melua, Meredi, Vince Mendoza, Pantha du Prince, and other people.
–Country artist and songwriter Graham Scott Fleming has announced his signing with Open up Highway Recordings and RGK Amusement in a joint file and administration offer. “There’s an thrilling wave of new gifted artists coming out of Canada. Graham’s big personality, even even larger voice and uniquely familiar music different him,” says Ron Kitchener, founder and head of ORR/RGK, in a press release. “We are thrilled to be adding GSF to our roster.” Earlier this yr, Fleming reached the Top 40 on State Radio with his single Better Male. A new single, Daily life Of The Just after Get together, will come out subsequent week.
– 2022 marks the 15th anniversary of Tegan and Sara’s album, The Con, and the 20th anniversary of their second album, If It Was You. On Aug. 16, Invisible Publishing will set out Tegan and Sara: Modern day Heartthrobs, by new music journalist Melody Lau, on its Bibliophonic imprint.
– Blue Rodeo keyboardist Michael Boguski has his possess trio, and tomorrow (July 8), they are releasing an album, A Newer Early morning (For John), on Goliard Documents. All proceeds will be donated to John Brandham and Stroke Affiliation Uk.
– Award-profitable Nova Scotian place artist Thomas Stajcer has released a new one, Building A Home (Yip Walla Wahoo), a person influenced by Roger Miller. He has NS dates at Trider’s Craft Brewing, Amherst (July 8), and Candid Brewing, Antigonish, NS (July 9).
– Juno-profitable Inuk singer/songwriter Susan Aglukark launches her new kid’s book, Una Huna? Ukpik Learns To Sew! at the Burlington Artwork Gallery on July 12, at 7 pm. It is explained as a picture e-book developed for ages 6 to 8. A lot more details listed here.
– Considering the fact that earning a splash in seminal Canadian indie rockers The Constantines, Steven Lambke has morphed into a significantly-heralded singer/songwriter. His most modern solo album, Volcano Volcano, was released on You’ve got Altered Data (the imprint Lambke heads) on April 29. He won’t gig a large amount, so his demonstrate tonight (July 7) at The Casbah in Hamilton is really advisable.
– Nevertheless best regarded as the songwriter for indie-pop outfit Wake Owl, Colyn Cameron debuted as a solo artist 4 several years in the past, with Unhappy & Quick. He is now readying his new album Freehand for release on Aug. 5. This is an advance one.