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Jul 10, 2018

BREAKOUT WEST 2018 CROSSES BORDERS WELCOMING INTERNATIONAL PERFORMERS AND EAST COAST NEIGHBOURS

ARTISTS FROM AUSTRALIA, WALES, AND EASTERN CANADA TO SHOWCASE AT THE FESTIVAL IN KELOWNA

Jun 26, 2018

OVER 100 FESTIVALS JOIN KEYCHANGE PLEDGE TO TACKLE GENDER INEQUALITY IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY

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

Jun 7, 2018

Submit to Perform at Australian Music Week 2018

As part of our ongoing trade partnership with Australian Music Week, western Canadian artists have the fantastic opportunity to perform live in front…

Feb 6, 2018

Submissions Open for East Coast & Australian Artists to Showcase at BreakOut West 2018

BreakOut West, ECMA, and AMW are pleased to open submissions for the 2nd instalment of the East Meets West and Australian collaborations.

Oct 31, 2017

BreakOut West at FOCUS Wales 2018

Western Canadian artists can now apply to showcase at FOCUS Wales 2018, an annual multi-venue festival taking place in Wrexham, North Wales.

Oct 25, 2017

ECMA and BreakOut West Present: The “East Meets West” Spotlight at the 2018 East Coast Music Awards: Festival and Conference

Launch the applications for BOW artists to apply for WCMA. Apply now, deadline is December 1, 2017.

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

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…