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

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…

Sep. 12, 2017

Western Canadian Music Alliance decide not to pursue voluntary agreement with the Canadian Federation of Musicians

BreakOut West is an annual gathering to celebrate, develop and support the best of western Canadian music. Western Canadian artists are developing…

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?…

Aug. 12, 2017

Collected - #BOW2017 Showcase Artists Announcement Videos

Here's your chance to have a look at all the beautiful 2017 festival announcement videos all in one place. Enjoy!

Aug. 1, 2017

BreakOut West Announces the Final Wave of Artists for the 2017 Festival

The final wave of festival artists is here, and BreakOut West is excited to complete the line up of more than 60 talented artists performing at this…

Jul. 21, 2017

Call for Volunteers - BreakOut West 2017

We need over 100 enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to donate their time to put on some amazing events for BreakOut West in Edmonton September…

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…