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Up-to-date news on the BreakOut West Music Festival, Awards, Conference, International Events, and Feature Artists

Sep 17, 2017

BreakOut West Announces the 2018 Host City and Thanks Edmonton for a Successful Event

BreakOut West 2017 is a wrap! The 15th annual BreakOut West proved western Canada has an amazing breadth of talent in every musical genre and industry…

Sep 15, 2017

2017 WCMA Artistic Award Winners

September 14, 2017, Edmonton, AB: BreakOut West is excited to announce the winners of the artistic awards for the Western Canadian Music Awards,…

Sep 13, 2017

Stay Balanced At BreakOut West

The Wellness Room, located in the Emily Murphy Suite is open 10:00AM - 7:00PM daily.

Sep 13, 2017

Western Canadian Music Alliance decide not to pursue voluntary agreement with the Canadian Federation of Musicians

BreakOut West is an annual gathering to celebrate, develop and support the best of western Canadian music. Western Canadian artists are developing…

Sep 12, 2017

Mariel Buckley - Featured Artist

On her upcoming 2nd full-length release, Driving in The Dark, due in early 2018, Mariel Buckley and producer Leeroy Stagger expand her classic country…

Aug 31, 2017

Scenic Route to Alaska - Featured Artist

'Love Keeps' is a single off Scenic Route to Alaska's album, "Long Walk Home," which was produced, mixed and engineered by Howard Redekopp. Video shot…

Aug 31, 2017

10 Places to Get Caffeinated at BreakOut West

Our hosts at Tourism Edmonton have helped put together a list of all the best local coffeeshops to recharge at! Line up one of your business meetings…

Aug 30, 2017

Be the BreakOut West Weekend Ambassador

Are you active on Twitter/Facebook/Instagram/Blogging and post interesting content? Work in music? Play music? Attending BreakOut West in Edmonton?…

Aug 21, 2017

Sign Up Now for the Online Asset Review Panels

The BreakOut West Online Asset Review panels are a great way to connect and build buzz with industry and peers prior to festival showcases.