News

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

Sep. 19, 2018

Announcing the Slaight Music Wellness Room at BreakOut West.

With the support of Slaight Music the Wellness Room will be returning and growing in 2018, equipped with resources and engaging care providers at…

Sep. 13, 2018

Be the BreakOut West Weekend Ambassador

We’re looking for one social (media) butterfly to be our BreakOut West Ambassador and share their weekend experience online. We’ll be giving our…

Sep. 11, 2018

HOW TO STOP SUCKING AT MUSIC CONFERENCES

Nigel P. Jenkins shares his vast experience on getting the best out of conferences in this Roadmap to the Music Industry edition.

Aug. 23, 2018

BREAKOUT WEST REACHES GENDER PARITY GOAL

FESTIVAL TO SHOWCASE 50% FEMALE / FEMALE-FRONTED ARTISTS AND 57% FEMALE INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS TO SPEAK AT THE CONFERENCE

Aug. 15, 2018

Final Round of BreakOut West Festival Performers Announced

Wristbands for BreakOut West are available at breakoutwest.ca and festival-goers can redeem their online purchase of wristbands, prior to the…

Jul. 24, 2018

BOW Showcase Artist Marketing Grants Announced

For the first time in BreakOut West history, the event is providing digital marketing grants to all showcasing musicians, thanks to the generous…

Jul. 18, 2018

SECOND WAVE OF BREAKOUT FESTIVAL ARTISTS ANNOUNCED!

Wristbands for BreakOut West are available and festival-goers can redeem their online purchase of wristbands, prior to the festival, at Milkcrate…

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

Jul. 6, 2018

Featured Showcase Festival Artists

Over the next few months, we’re taking a look at a few of the can’t-miss performers that will be featured at the showcase festival this year. Today,…