News - Music Festival

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

Apr 24, 2018

BreakOut West Changes Official Hashtag To #BreakOutWest

Over the past few years we've shared the same hashtag with a group of hunting enthusiasts, the Best of Westchester, Banquet of Worship and a recent…

Apr 18, 2018

Second Batch of Speakers Announced

An Australian who launched a music services company specializing in artist, project, and event management, An US-based artist manager who works with…

Apr 18, 2018

Sc Mira - Featured Artist

The video for the song, 'Noose' features a character now familiar to Sc Mira fans: the “Blob.” Fans have seen this in their recent video work, and it…

Apr 17, 2018

20 Western Canadian Artists You Can Listen To On Vinyl

In honour of International Record Store Day

Apr 3, 2018

Nick Faye & the Deputies - Featured Artist

New release, Stumbling Distance, is a concept album that was produced by Polaris and Juno award winning Michael Wojewoda (Barenaked Ladies, Buffy…

Apr 3, 2018

Recording a New Album? Read This First

Award-winning producer Ryan Worsley contributes to our Roadmap to the Music Industry series.

Apr 1, 2018

Human Uber at BreakOut West!

We understand that not everyone is able to attend BreakOut West in Kelowna this Oct 10-14th. Breaking new ground for festival and conference…

Mar 22, 2018

Amplify BC Gives Boost to B.C. Music Industry

British Columbia’s music professionals and artists have reason to celebrate, with the announcement of $7.5 million in government funding for AMPLIFY…

Mar 12, 2018

Spotlight on Buyers - First Batch of Speakers Announced for BreakOut West 2018

The Artistic Director for one of North America's oldest and largest folk festivals; an Executive Producer who presents in four venues ranging in…