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

Jun 12, 2018

The Grapes of Wrath Announced as 2018 Inductees into the Western Canadian Music Hall of Fame

Kelowna-born rock band, The Grapes Of Wrath, will be celebrated for their decade-spanning career, and inducted into the Western Canadian Music Hall Of…

May 10, 2018

Experience BreakOut West in Kelowna 2018

Check out the exclusive BreakOut West Kelowna video to see all the reasons you need to mark your calendar and join us in BC’s wine country Oct 10 -…

May 2, 2018

2018 WCMA Nominees Announced!

Voting open to members until Wednesday, May 16. The Western Canadian Music Alliance is thrilled to announce the talented artists and members of the…

Apr 25, 2018

Recipients of Heritage and Kevin Walters Industry Builder Awards Announced

Terry Jacks (from left) and Allan Reid To Be Honoured at the Western Canadian Music Awards This October

Mar 12, 2018

Attend BreakOut West 2018 in Kelowna, BC

A 4-day music conference and a 3-night music showcase festival that provides artists and industry the opportunity to expand their careers through…

Oct 3, 2017

Collected - BreakOut West 2017 Highlight Videos

Watch Day One, Day Two, Day Three, and Day Four Highlight Videos all in one place!

Sep 26, 2017

55 Hours at BreakOut West

BreakOut West 2017 through the eyes of Jonathan Chan (Athirdtime), a live music/portrait photographer from Regina, SK. His work can be found at…

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…

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?…