Canadian Musician


Canadian Music Week Festival Submissions Now Open

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
Alvvays at CMW 2015

Alvvays at CMW 2015

Canadian Music Week is now accepting artist submissions for its 2017 showcase festival, which will take place around downtown Toronto from April 18-22. There are 200 performance slots reserved for Sonicbids artists at Canadian Music Week 2017. Performing artists receive a complimentary registration to Canadian Music Week’s Music Summit 2017 (valued at $699 CAD).

Special Early Submission Pricing:
Aug 10 – Oct 25: $35
Oct 26 – Dec 29: $55

Canadian Music Week (CMW) is a once-a-year opportunity for bands to get in front of over 3000 industry representatives and 700 media reps from Canada and all over the world, including A&R reps, music publishers, booking agents, and talent buyers.

The CMW Music Summit is a chance to learn and network with people from all sectors of the industry with the tools and knowledge to build your career in music. It offers panels, keynotes/celebrity interviews, mentoring sessions, speed-dating, workshops, award shows, networking opportunities, an international marketplace, and comedy shows.

All entrants will receive a complementary pass to attend Canadian Music Weeks Music Summit 2017. Organizers say the backline and sound equipment vary by venu. Set times and lengths vary by showcase and venue

Additional Compensation Details: two-year membership to CAAMA (Canadian Association for the Advancement of Music and the Arts); chance to be featured in”Artist Spotlight” on the Canadian Music Week site; and reduced rates at hotels on per band basis and subject to capacity.

For more information and/or to apply via Sonicbids, go to


Leave a Reply


Canadian Musician Associated Sites

Norris-Whitney Communications Inc.   Canadian Music Trade   Professional Lighting & Production   Professional Sound   Music Directory Canada   Music Books Plus