BreakOut West Announces the 2016 Festival Line-up

The Western Canadian Music Alliance is pleased to announce the musical line-up for the 2016 BreakOut West Festival, taking place at eleven different venues in Regina, during BreakOut West, October 13-16, 2016. The BreakOut West Festival features the best in emerging talent from western Canada, in every genre from pop to country, rock to hip hop, jazz, classical, children's music and everything in between. New in 2016, many of the genre-specific artistic Western Canadian Music Awards will be presented at the festival showcases, amping up the excitement throughout the weekend. A full schedule of the event will be available soon on BreakOut West's website.

2016 BreakOut West Festival Artists:

36? (AB)
Diyet (YT)
Ghost Twin (MB) 
Hot Panda (BC) 
Joe Nolan (AB) 
JP Hoe (MB) 
Megan Nash (SK) 
Mike Edel (BC) 
Mu (BC)
Old Cabin (YT) 
Rah Rah (SK)
Striker (AB) 

Festival Wristbands can be purchased locally in Regina, as of August 10th at X-Ray Records, Rebellion Brewing, and Coda Clothing; which grant access to any and all of the festival shows, pending venue capacity. Full delegate registration to the BreakOut West Conference (which includes festival and awards show access) is also available now at, and reservations are available at this year's host hotel, the Double Tree by Hilton. Individual tickets to the Western Canadian Music Awards Show on October 13 may be purchased separately through Casino Regina.

Watch here for festival updates and teasers.

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