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

Jul 21, 2017

Call for Volunteers - BreakOut West 2017

We need over 100 enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to donate their time to put on some amazing events for BreakOut West in Edmonton September…

Jul 20, 2017

The Tourist Company - Featured Artist

On the heels of the release of their debut LP “Apollo”, The Tourist Company debuts a dark and brooding music video for the album’s title track.…

Jul 17, 2017

Fifth Batch of Conference Speakers Announced for BreakOut West 2017

The director of marketing and promotions for a Montreal-based label; a music industry veteran with over decade of experience in managing and driving…

Jul 11, 2017

BreakOut West Announces the Second Wave of Festival Artists

BreakOut West is excited to announce more western Canadian talent to add to this years Festival line-up, and another first time addition to spice up…

Jul 4, 2017

Australian Industry - Fourth Batch of Speakers Added to BreakOut West 2017

An agent at Australia’s biggest booking agency; an artist manager; a publicist hailed by Australian radio as one of the leading women behind the…

Jul 4, 2017

BreakOut West Thrilled to Partner with Australian Music Week

BreakOut West is partnering with Australian Music Week (AMW) to feature the first international artists performing as part of the festival in this…

Jun 27, 2017

BreakOut West and ECMA Launch 'East Meets West'

The East Coast Music Association (ECMA) and Western Canadian Music Alliance (WCMA) are excited to launch 'East Meets West', a new collaboration which…

Jun 19, 2017

NAHGA - Featured Artist

'Agodaade' (pronounced AH-GO-DAH-DAY) is a Tlicho word that means 'becoming' or 'beginning to happen'; I thought the title was fitting for my debut…

Jun 15, 2017

BreakOut West Announces the First Wave of Festival Artists and Kick-Off Concert Line-up

BreakOut West is pleased to announce the first wave of artists for the 15th Annual BreakOut West Festival, taking place at venues throughout the city…