News - Music Festival

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

Sep 19, 2016

Live Like a Local Contest - Three Weeks of Giveaways Heading into #BOW2016

We’re excited to be headed to Regina, Saskatchewan in less than a month for BreakOut West so we’re doing three weeks of giveaways heading into…

Aug 9, 2016

BreakOut West Announces the 2016 Festival Line-up

The Western Canadian Music Alliance is pleased to announce the musical line-up for the 2016 BreakOut West Festival, taking place at eleven different…

Aug 2, 2016

Call for Submissions - SOCAN Song House at BreakOut West 2016

“SOCAN Song House is going to be an exercise in creativity and collaboration, says Chief Membership and Business Development…

Jul 12, 2016

BreakOut West Announces Performers and Host for the 2016 Western Canadian Music Awards Show

The Western Canadian Music Alliance is pleased to announce the performer lineup for the 2016 Western Canadian Music Awards Show at Casino Regina on…

Jul 4, 2016

Call for Volunteers - BreakOut West 2016

Apply within to be one of over 100 enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers for BreakOut West in Regina October 13 - 16, 2016!

Jun 20, 2016

Deadline Extended to Friday, August 19 - Showcase Opportunity - Australian Music Week

BreakOut West is excited to partner with The East Coast Music Association (ECMA), CIMA and Australian Music…

Jun 20, 2016

Early Bird Registration for BreakOut West 2016 is Now Open

Don't miss out on your chance to scoop up a BreakOut West delegate badge at a discounted price! Ensures access to festival & conference!

May 27, 2016

BreakOut West Announces Colin James as Hall of Fame Inductee and Headliner for 2016 Western Canadian Music Awards Show

The Western Canadian Music Alliance is pleased to announce Colin James as the 2016 inductee to the Western Canadian Music Hall of Fame, presented by…

May 3, 2016

2016 WCMA Nominees

BreakOut West Announces 2016 Western Canadian Music and Industry Award Nominees