November 2021

MusicNL Nominees 2021 Press Release

A Community Celebration of Strength and Resilience of the Music Sector. ST. JOHN’S, NL – Today MusicNL announced the best in class for 2021. Leading the way is Kelly McMichael (with 5 nominations) and Carolina East, Ofra Harmony and Quote the Raven ( with 4 nominations each) and Ana & Eric, Duane Andrews, James Daly, Jay Heart, Justin Fancy, […]

FACTOR Announces Emergency Support Fund

FACTOR has announced an Emergency Support Fund for Canada’s Live Music Sector to help those facing financial pressure! The purpose of this program is to help Canadian live music companies and organizations operating in Canada who are facing financial pressures due to public health directives in place to address the COVID-19 pandemic. Deadline to Apply:Septemer 2nd, […]

New COVID-19 NL Market Access Funds

MusicNL is pleased to announce a one-time COVID-19 funding program to support artists touring within Newfoundland & Labrador. Between June 9, 2021 and March 31, 2022 (or until funding is exhausted), we will be accepting applications for intra-provincial touring for Newfoundland & Labrador musicians. Applicants may apply for up to 100% of eligible expenses to […]

MusicNL Pleased with Budget 2021

ST. JOHN’S NL – MusicNL applauds governments focus on becoming more accountable with the people’s money while investing wisely in those devastated by the global pandemic. MusicNL is pleased to learn about the new Artist Support Program, a component of the new Tourism and Hospitality Program ($30 million) in Budget 2021. As well, a new accountability framework, […]

Mental Health Survey

MusicNL and It’s Mental are excited today to announce the release of a mental health survey which will be one of the building blocks for the creation of a new peer support network for the music sector in Newfoundland and Labrador. Other building blocks include equipping upwards of 30 individuals in the sector with Mental Health First […]