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Music Canada Celebrates Ground-Breaking Parliamentary Report on Copyright Act Reform

The Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage has released its report on the Copyright Act, making important and timely recommendations to address the growing Value Gap in Canada’s creative industries. The report, titled Shifting Paradigms, is now available on Parliament’s website. The report, based on testimony from dozens of creators and representatives from Canada’s creative industries […]

AJR presented with first Canadian Gold album plaque in NYC

To celebrate the release of their latest album Neotheater, American indie pop band AJR played a sold out album release show in their hometown of New York City at The Bowery Ballroom. Prior to their set, Ultra Music Canada and DMD Entertainment presented the group with their first Canadian Gold Album Award plaque for their 2017 […]

Blog: New @IFPI_org website highlights the leading role record companies play in investing in and supporting artists and their music #LabelsAtWork

"I Don't Care," the @justinbieber collab from @edsheeran's upcoming 'No.6 Collaborations Project' LP, is now officially certified #GoldinCanada!

Stream it now with 50 of the latest Gold-certified tracks over on our 'Gold In Canada' playlist.

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The @CityofVancouver is hosting a free, public conversation series to learn more about the Vancouver Music Strategy & help shape the future of music in Vancouver. The sessions will take place from 6-9pm on May 29 and June 26.

Register: #MusicCities

Our team at Music Canada joins so many in the Canadian music community in mourning the loss of Deane Cameron. A passionate champion for Canadian music, Deane leaves a profound legacy on our industry.

thank you so much for the committee’s thoughtful analysis of the testimony. you have accurately encapsulated the challenges creators face and proposed solutions that will change our lives for the better!

Thank you @juliedabrusin for this excellent report and outstanding step forward toward copyright reform and fair pay for artists.

@juliedabrusin This is a brilliant report, Julie. You and the committee have boldly asserted your leadership and stepped to the forefront of a worldwide movement that seeks to redress imbalances in the digital economy. We can’t wait for your proposals to become the law of land.

Today I tabled the Heritage Committee’s report on the remuneration of artists in the context of copyright.

Canadian artists and creative industries are not being paid adequately for their work.

Our committee has laid out 22 recommendations to help fix this for Canadian artists


Release: Music Canada Celebrates Ground-Breaking Parliamentary Report on Copyright Act Reform

Industry Job: CARAS/@TheJUNOAwards is hiring a full-time Coordinator in their Academy Operations department. Deadline to apply is May 21, 2019.

Info: #MusicMeansJobs

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