I’ve learned what works, what causes problems with the juries, and how to present projects so that they have all the best chances they could possibly muster. – Catharine Bird
MM: What kinds of things do you look for […]
Folks do judge books by the cover, especially when you’re starting out… Pull out your favourite band’s latest album, and make yours better than theirs. – Jud Haynes
MM: What’s the story behind your work? How did you get into […]
Great news coming out of Queens Park (actually announced at the Horseshoe Tavern)!
The Honorable Michael Chan, Minister of Tourism, Culture, and Sport announced yesterday that the Ontario government is developing a live music strategy that will “strengthen the […]
Ready to play the Grammy’s? CIMA (Canadian Independent Music Association) is accepting applications to play at their pre-Grammy showcase at Couture in Hollywood on February 7th.
(From the SOCAN website)
Two emerging acts will be selected to play at the […]
Here’s an awesome video of Justin Dunlop’s recording session for the track “City Riff”, off his latest EP Set You On The Run. Filmed and edited by multi-instrumentalist (and keyboard player in the video), Andrew Kesler.
Be sure to check out […]
The second video from our minimalist studio session with Toronto funk 9-piece, The Soul Motivators. ‘Until The Sun Goes Down’ was recorded at Verge Music Lab with 5 mics.
The goal of our “minimalist” recording sessions is to capture the vintage, […]
The music industry’s leading data providers, Nielsen Soundscan (recorded music sales) and Nielsen BDS (radio play & music streams) released their report for 2012 that -amongst plenty of interesting info- shows that overall music sales rose by 3.1% this past […]
The highly controversial leader of the torrent world, The Pirate Bay (TPB), have launched a new website dedicated to helping promote musicians, filmmakers, and other content creators. Called The Promo Bay, the website is an offshoot of the torrent provider […]