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In 2018 MusicNL is helping members to export digitally. From sync licensing to composing for film and TV, we’ve got you covered. Join us in beautiful Twillingate for intense workshops in streaming, songwriting, touring, stage presence and social media.

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News | October 22, 2018

MusicNL Week 2018 Award Winners

MusicNL is excited to announce the 2018 MusicNL industry and music award winners. Leading the way are Fortunate Ones and Mark Bragg with three awards each. Rum Ragged and Rube ...

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News | October 02, 2018

FACTOR One-On-One Registration Open!

Sign up now for your chance to meet with the fine funding folks at FACTOR at Music NL Week 2018! Sign up for a private one on one meeting with FACTOR Project Coordinator, Geoff St...

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News | September 26, 2018


Accommodations for MusicNL Week - October 10-14, 2018 Please book your accommodations soon. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this listings, please contact gillian@m...

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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm NewFound Talent Contest - MusicNL Week 2018 Edition

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Social Media Marketing Workshop

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Destroy The Stage

3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Export Buyers Folk/Roots Showcase - Thursday

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm It's Mental Presents: Mental Health in OUR Workplace - Realities and Resources for Today's Artist

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm College of the North Atlantic Student Showcase

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Nightly Showcase - Thursday at the Captain's Pub

10:30 pm - 2:00 am Nightly Showcase - Thursday at the Lion's Club

9:00 am - 10:45 am Touring The US, Recording At Home presented by AFM/CFM

10:45 am - 12:00 pm International Touring

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Get It In Writing – Understanding Contract Deal Points in the Music Biz

3:00 pm - 5:30 pm Export Buyers Electric Showcase - Friday

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Mixer @ Stage Head Pub

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Nightly Showcase - Friday at the Stage Head Pub

10:15 pm - 3:00 am Nightly Showcase - Friday at the Lion's Club

9:00 am - 10:45 am Synch 101

11:00 am - 12:30 pm Music Industry Brunch @ United Church

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Brandcamp: Look As Good As You Sound

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Pedal Steel Guitar Workshop with Chris LeDrew

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Gospel Show at the Twillingate Performing Arts Centre

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm FACTOR One-on-Ones - Saturday

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Composing For Film and TV

4:00 pm - 6:30 pm Export Buyers Folk/Roots Full Bands Showcase - Saturday

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Nightly Showcase - Saturday at the Stage Head Pub

10:15 pm - 2:00 am Nightly Showcase - Saturday at the Lion's Club

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Diversity Forum @ MusicNL Week 2018

9:30 am - 11:30 am Ask CMI Anything!

10:00 am - 1:00 pm FACTOR One-On-Ones - Sunday

10:00 am - 11:00 am Creative Interactive Rhythm Event facilitated by Tom Alteen, Musubi Drum Circles

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Radio Play How-To For Artists

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Diversifying Revenue Streams

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Songwriters Circle: Stars and Legends

8:00 pm - 11:00 pm 2018 MusicNL Annual Award Show

11:00 pm - 2:00 am MusicNL After Party and Jam

PanelistsView all

Vel Omazic

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Canada’s Music Incubator

Jesse Mitchell

Director of Programs & Live Events, Canada’s Music Incubator (CMI)

Geoff Stairs

Project Coordinator, FACTOR

David Smallwood - Export Delegate

Board Chair/CEO, The Rotary Arts Centre, Corner Brook, NL

Erin Barnhardt - Export Delegate

Programming Manager, Arts and Culture Centres, NL

Danielle Butt

Host, OZFM Jigs and Reels

Rodney Murphy

Director, A&R, SOCAN

Dana Warren

BSW, MSW, RSW - DMW Coaching

Don-E Coady

Creative Director - Dc Design House

Polly Bolton - Export Delegate

Strada Agency, Driffield, UK

Micah Davidson - Export Delegate

President/Founder/Head of Event Division - Midwood Entertainment, Charlotte, NC, USA

Dylan Hankey - Export Delegate

Program Coordinator/Programmer Navy Pier - Arts, Culture and Events, Chicago, IL, USA

Mike Kaiz - Export Delegate

Founder/Booking Agent - Strategic Touring, Chicago, IL, USA

Justin Nordell - Export Delegate

Executive Director, Philadelphia Folk Song Society - Philadelphia, PA, USA

Bob Paterson - Export Delegate

Founder/Booking Agent, BPA Live - Bury St Edmunds, UK

Chris Greencorn - Export Delegate

Artistic Director, Stan Rogers Folk Festival - Canso, NS

Tim Hardy - Export Delegate

Co-owner/Publishing & Music Licensing, Sound of Pop - Dartmouth, NS

Kyle Merkley - Export Delegate

Director of Music & Technology/Music Supervisor, Arpix Media - Toronto, ON

Leonard Podolak - Export Delegate

Executive Producer, Home Routes - Winnipeg, MB

Mikaila Simmons - Export Delegate

Music Supervisor, instinct entertainment - Toronto, ON

Sarah Chipon - Export Delegate

Booking Agent, Atomic Music Group - Toronto, ON

Joe Lopez - Export Delegate

MJG Productions - St Paul, MN, USA

Cynthia MacLeod - Export Delegate

Artistic Director, P.E.I Mutual Festival of Small Halls - Charlottetown, PEI

Louis Robitaille - Export Delegate

Program Committee Chair/Festival, Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival – Lunenburg, NS

Bill Roach

CBC East Coast Music Hour

Jeff Reilly

CBC East Coast Music Hour

Allistair Elliot

International Representative, AFM/CFM

Liana White

Executive Director, AFM/CFM

Luther Mallory

Live Music Producer/Performance Coach

Chala Speciale

Co-Founder, Super Social

Matt Gorman

Ocean Town Music