News | November 21, 2017

Provincial Government to Implement Status of the Artist Legislation

In recognition of the important role artists play in contributing to the cultural, social, and economic well-being of the province, today a new Status of the Artist Act will go to second reading in the House of Assembly. The Honourable Christopher Mitchelmore, Minister of Tourism, Culture, Industry and Innovation, joined stakeholders at the Arts and … Continued

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Member News | November 16, 2017

Earle & Coffin Receive Maple Blues Award Nomination

Earle and Coffin receive 2017 Maple Blues Awards nomination for New Artist of the Year and are excited to be heading to Memphis Tennessee in January 2018 as part of the International Blues Challenge Quarter Finals! Dartmouth, Sunday, October 15th, 2017   Some of East Coast Canada’s finest blues talent gathered to perform for a … Continued

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News | November 7, 2017

LEGAL CLINIC FOR ARTISTS AVAILABLE

    Legal Clinic For Artists Business Workshops for Artists Series Date: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 Time: 1:30PM to 4:45PM Location: Neal Building, Fourth Floor, 50 Harbour Drive Price: Free Registration: Sign up in advance, and we will book you for a half hour time slot to meet one-on-one with a lawyer. Please email bryhanna(at)businessandartsnl.com. … Continued

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Member News | November 6, 2017

FLORIEN HOEFNER RELEASES NEW ALBUM “COLDWATER STORIES”

    From Berlin to Newfoundland via New York City A Maritime Solo Piano Journey     It is a long way culturally from New York City to Newfoundland, but the transition has proved creatively invaluable to Florian Hoefner. The acclaimed German-born jazz pianist/composer made the move from Manhattan to St. John’s three years ago, … Continued

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News | November 3, 2017

MusicNL Week Conference Survey – We Want to Hear From You!

Well folks, MusicNL Week 2017 is in the books! We’re already in pre-planning mode for 2018, but we need your help. In order to make our industry conference bigger and better in the future, we need to hear from you – we wanna know what you thought of the 2017 Industry Conference and Export Program. We’re making … Continued

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Member News | November 1, 2017

Awards, Nominations, Special recognition

a sincere congratulations to the following members who have won awards and earned prestigious recognition this fall. earle & coffin for their win at the 2017 maritimes to memphis internationAL BLUES CHALLENGE. SET TO PERFORM IN January to perform at the 2018 International Blues Challenge.  sponsored by the East Coast Blues Society. THEy were also selected by toronto … Continued

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News | November 9, 2017

EVENT LISTINGS – NOV 3 – 9

#WhereRU?: Gigs FRIDAY @ BATTERY CAFE – KATIE POWER FRIDAY @ BIG BENS – PROSSER’S ROCK FRIDAY @ DISTORTION – LAST DITCH EFFORT AND DISPOSITION FRIDAY @ THE BLACK SHEEP – THE OLD CONTEMPORARIES FRIDAY @ VALHALLA TAVERN –  4 BANDS, $5 COVER FRIDAY @ CLB ARMORY – GRIT & GRACE – A PINK TIE … Continued

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Member News | November 2, 2017

#JUSTDROPPED: ALBUM, SINGLE & VIDEO RELEASES

    BRDGS MAKES TOP 40 WITH NEW SINGLE “IN THE WILD”   PETER WELSH RELEASES DEBUT VIDEO FOR “SHUTTER AND SHAKE“       SELINA BOLAND RELEASES VIDEO “PLANET ALONE” FOR HER ELECTRONIC PROJECT “CHALK”     CAROLINA EAST RELEASES NEW VIDEO FOR “THATS OK“     MICHAEL HANRAHAN RELEASES NEW SINGLE, “MILD MANNERED CHILD”   … Continued

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