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Canadian Music Week 2019: May 6 – 12

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Canadian Music Week

Announces Dates for 2019
Conference & Festival
Toronto (ON) – Canadian Music Week, Canada’s Largest & Longest Running New Music Festival and Conference, is pleased to return for the 37th instalment taking place May 6 -12 2019, bringing conferences, awards, film, technology and music to the city of Toronto.
The music festival will kick off CMW on May 6 going through to May 12 across more than 40 venues in downtown Toronto. The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel (123 Queen St W) will once again be host to the various industry conferences (radio, technology, music) running May 9 – May 11. The Canadian Radio Music Awards, Live Music Industry Awards, INDIES, Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards and Sync Awards will return to CMW and will be announced in the future.
Canadian Music Week takes pride in welcoming international artists and key industry players from around the world, and is thrilled to feature the first official Spotlight on South Africa in 2019. In association with CAAMA, CMW will be hosting labels, booking agents, festival organizers, promoters, talent buyers and industry specialists from the entertainment sectors, opening new trade routes for Canadians who are interested in furthering opportunities with these key international markets as part of the Spotlight on South Africa.
Dates and Programming for award shows, festival and conference will be announced over the next few months.
ABOUT CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK
Now in its 37th year, Canadian Music Week (Jointly Presented by San Rafael ’71 & Amsterdam Brewery) is Canada’s leading annual entertainment event dedicated to the expression and growth of the country’s music, media and entertainment industries. Combining multifaceted information-intensive conferences; a trade exposition; awards shows and the nation’s largest new music festival which spans 7 nights of performances (May 6 – 12), over 600 showcasing bands at more than 40 live music venues in downtown Toronto. All conference functions take place at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, 123 Queen Street W. Toronto (May 9 – 11).
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For Canadian Music Week information, please contact:
Kayley Szanto – Communications Manager
T: 905-858-4747 X109 E: kayley@cmw.net

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“Backwoods & Bonfires” Hip-Hop Festival 4.20.2019 @ The Farmhouse

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Quite the hip hop experience is headed our way on the first 4/20 since legalization in Michigan. In what without a doubt will be a jam-packed fest full of dope performances & activities comes the “Backwoods & Bonfires” hip-hop festival featuring local stars, bouncy houses, live artwork & even FREE BEER & PANCAKES! Crowdfreak, 50BARZ, & WE ARE CULTURE CREATORS present this glorious day starting at noon for the pre-gamers out there & occupying The Farmhouse on 3733 McKinley in Detroit for the remainder of the day. Dive into the entire roster of talented Cloud 9 stage performers on the official flyer & take in the full details/highlights below!


Highlights:

 
On 4/20 2019, prepare yourself to experience one EPIC day and night full of fun, music, art and MORE! Featuring Doja Cat, Rocky Badd, B Free, Neishae Neshae & More!! The Backwoods -n- Bonfires music festival will be the greatest event on this side of the Midwest! There will be adult bouncy houses, live artwork, food and more!! With music from some of the best acts in the Detroit area, this event is sure to be amazing from start to finish! 5+ djs, talented artist and one EPIC stage! Come fire up a backwood next to one of our several fire pits and have one hell of a time!
 
What You’ll Get
  • General admission or VIP
  • What’s included with VIP: free gift bag, access to smoke-and-party barn, free food & drink vouchers, full access to the artist area, where guests enjoy additional free drinks, catered food, and a resting area.

Backwoods & BonFires Music Festival

  • The Music:  Hip-hop acts perform while top Djs spin crazy party sets throughout the day
  • The Performers: Enjoy Music by Doja Cat, Rocky Badd, B Free, Neisha Neshae and more!
  • The food and drink: Grub and drinks will be available for purchase (and free for VIP guests)
  • The extras: live murals created on the spot, fireworks, free alcohol infused hot cocoa bar and adult bouncy houses
Please FOLLOW @Backwoods_and_Bonfire & @CrowdFreak on Instagram for festival updates!

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“SoundoffSundays” at The Baltimore Gallery.

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Got nothing to do on a Sunday evening? Well, Brasshole Entertainment has just the solution with a string of fantastic events coming up at The Baltimore Gallery over the next few months of Sundays! From commanding hip-hop performances, comedies, & live bands “SoundoffSundays” has you covered. Catch the following acts listed below coming soon!

Feb 24th- Blauze’(Hip Hop artist)
March 10thP Dot(Hip Hop artist)
March 24thNielle(R&B artist)
April 14thComedian Alton “Boogie” Williams
April 28thComedian Mic Larry
May 12thThe Better Things Band

An Open Mic will also take place – sign up is at 8PM each show.
Located at The Baltimore Gallery 314 E Baltimore, Detroit MI

Sounds by DJ Equad

Food by Premium Taste Catering LLC

Social Media
FB/Twitter: SoundoffSundays
IG: @SoundoffSundaysopenmic

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Dillatroit 4 @ The Marble Bar 02.23.19

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In celebration of the life of James Dewitt Yancey “Dillatroit 4” brings together an evening packed full of fun & entertainment in honor of his legacy. A star studded line up of performance , a surprise guest, & even a beat showcase with DetroitRap.com’s own Uncle P. Come out & celebrate one of the greatest artists to ever come out of Detroit at The Marble Bar on Feb.23rd from 9PM -2AM! Special guest + host VSTYLEZ! Take a look below at the entire jam-packed evening paying homage to the late great J Dilla.

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