About the International Events

Beyond the yearly BreakOut West event, the best and the brightest of Canadian artists and music entrepreneurs from the west are also given the opportunity to participate in festivals around the world. In the last 12-months, BreakOut West, along with Its provincial and territorial partners, has presented artists at international events including SXSW, The Great Escape, FOCUS Wales, Tallinn Music Week, Australian Music Week, and many more.

BreakOut West at FOCUS Wales 2018

And the seven western Canadian artists headed to showcase at Focus Wales 2018 are…….

New Skool Rules 2018

The worlds biggest International Urban Music conference and Festival.

Folk Alliance International

Folk Alliance international is the premier showcase event in North America, hosted in Kansas City…

BreakOut West at SXSW 2018

BreakOut West at Canada House, Thursday, March 15 at the Swan Dive in Austin, TX

Tallinn Music Week 2018

From 2-8 April 2018 Tallinn Music Week will be celebrating its 10th jubilee. TMW’s core is the new…

Americana 2017

Americana Music Festival 2017

Reeperbahn 2017

Catch some of the best music from Western Canada at Reeperbahn Music Festival, Hamburg Germany.

BreakOut West at the Great Escape 2017

The Great Escape music festival takes place in Brighton in May as some of Europe and beyond's finest…