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CALL TO ARTISTS FROM NELSON DISTRICT ARTS COUNCIL AND HIDDEN CREEK

Artist: Martha Stokoe | Photo Credit: Mike Bowick NDAC and Hidden creek are hosting their fourth exciting residency retreat program and are looking for local artists to apply Nelson, BC, April 8th, 2019 – NDAC and Hidden Creek Art and … Continue reading

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Music BC E-News 03/28/2019: Register now for Canadian Songwriter Challenge + Upcoming Travel Grant Deadline!

REGISTER NOW FOR CANADIAN SONGWRITER CHALLENGE Registrations for the 2019 Canadian Songwriter Challenge are now OPEN! Places are limited, so register quickly – we’ve already had  registrations pour in, so this year it’s going to fill up quickly! This is … Continue reading

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Holly Hyatt CD release

Winlaw’s own 🙂 The Kootenay Blues Society is proud to present local blues/soul singer, bassist and songwriter, Holly Hyatt, at Finley’s in Nelson on April 5th at 7:30 p.m. Holly and her band will be celebrating the release of her … Continue reading

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NYTimes: Europe Adopts Tough New Online Copyright Rules Over Tech Industry Protests

The strict copyright law will require Google and other technology companies to compensate musicians, authors and news publishers. Read More…

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Kootenay Music Award Winners

Artist of the Year: Naturalist | Photo Credit: Masa Suzuki It was a very enthusiastic crowd at the Spirit Bar on Saturday, March 23rd for the 7th annual Kootenay Music Awards. This is the 3rd year that Kootenay Co-op Radio has … Continue reading

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Music Books Plus March 2019 eNewsletter

From the Blog Why is Spotify for Artists so important? Authored by Bob D’Eith What are the benefits of Spotify for Artists? It allows artist to submit pre-released tracks for editorial review and possible addition to Spotify editorial playlists; It … Continue reading

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Musicians like me need to fight against the giants of YouTube and Google

A new EU copyright directive would fix a fundamental flaw and protect artists from being ripped off Debbie Harry Fri 22 Mar 2019 10.53 GMT Last modified on Fri 22 Mar 2019 18.15 GMT In 2016, I joined a campaign with the … Continue reading

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