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

Jun. 28, 2018

What Constitutes Songwriting?

Kurt Dahl answers the Million Dollar Question in the Music Industry in this edition of the Roadmap to the Music Industry Series

Jun. 28, 2018

Why Every Band Needs a Band Agreement

Drummer / Lawyer and WCMA Board Member Kurt Dahl shares important insight with our Roadmap to the Music Industry Series

Jun. 26, 2018


Earlier this year, BreakOut West joined the Keychange movement as one of the first Canadian festivals on board. Today PRS Foundation announces that…

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 -…

Apr. 18, 2018

Second Batch of Speakers Announced

An Australian who launched a music services company specializing in artist, project, and event management, An US-based artist manager who works with…

Apr. 3, 2018

Recording a New Album? Read This First

Award-winning producer Ryan Worsley contributes to our Roadmap to the Music Industry series.

Apr. 1, 2018

Human Uber at BreakOut West!

We understand that not everyone is able to attend BreakOut West in Kelowna this Oct 10-14th. Breaking new ground for festival and conference…

Mar. 12, 2018

Spotlight on Buyers - First Batch of Speakers Announced for BreakOut West 2018

The Artistic Director for one of North America's oldest and largest folk festivals; an Executive Producer who presents in four venues ranging in…

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…