News - Music Festival

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

Aug 15, 2018

One-on-one Mentor Meetings at BreakOut West!

Don't miss your chance to get face time with key industry professionals from across the country and around the world. These instructions will prepare…

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…

Aug 14, 2018

5 Tips to Pitching Your Music for Film & Television Placements

Ever hear a song being played in the background of a film and think, “man, that sounds like it could be one of my songs playing during that café…

Aug 7, 2018

Announcing German Industry Leaders Coming to BreakOut West!

An incredible mix of German industry professionals will be taking in BreakOut West this year to share their expertise and check out the incredible…

Aug 3, 2018

Samurai Champs - Featured Artist

Hailing from two Canadian prairie cities – the “Bridge City”, Saskatoon, and the “Queen City”, Regina, Samurai Champs is a recording and performing…

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 23, 2018

Kick-Off Concert Performers Announced!

BREAKOUT WEST KICKS OFF WITH ROCKIN’ CONCERT HEADLINED BY THE WILD!

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

Why You Should be Advertising Your Music on Spotify Ad Studio

Artist manager and Label owner, Nigel P. Jenkins shares key information on advertising with Spotify in our Roadmap to the Music Industry Series.