News

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

Jul. 1, 2020

BreakOut West Teaser Panel: Budgeting Out of a Crisis

COVID has done a lot of damage to our world and to the fabric of our industry. It’s hard to figure a way out of it when it still looms so large, but…

Jun. 23, 2020

2020 Western Canadian Music Award Nominees

2020 Western Canadian Music Award Nominee Announcement

Jun. 3, 2020

Black Lives Matter

BreakOut West's response to the Black Lives Matter movement.

May 30, 2020

Working Parents Feature: Miesha Louie - Performing Musician

How does one balance being a parent and working in the music industry? What unique challenges are there as a touring parent? What changes would…

May 29, 2020

Working Parents: Ed Durocher

How does one balance being a parent and working in the music industry? What unique challenges are there as a touring parent? What changes would…

May 28, 2020

Working Parents Series: KELLY BADO

How does one balance being a parent and working in the music industry? What unique challenges are there as a touring parent? What changes would…

May 27, 2020

Working Parents Feature: Christine Rogerson

Hear from five western Canadian music industry professionals about what it's like juggling parenting on their unique career paths.

May 26, 2020

Working Parents Feature: Ginalina

How does one balance being a parent and working in the music industry? What unique challenges are there as a touring parent? What changes would…