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Mabel receives first Canadian plaque ahead of Toronto show

Prior to her sold out show at Toronto’s Velvet Underground last Saturday, UK pop sensation Mabel was surprised with a Double Platinum plaque for the summer hit “Don’t Call Me Up” by Universal Music Canada. Mabel shared the exciting new with her fans in through her Twitter account, and promised “more to come” following the […]

The Sheepdogs receive Platinum plaques at Blue Jays’ Summer Sound Festival

On Friday, August 9, Saskatchewan-bred rockers The Sheepdogs were in Toronto to throw out the first pitch at Rogers Centre ahead of the Blue Jays game against the New York Yankees. The band also performed a free outdoor show ahead of the game as part of the Jays’ Summer Sound Festival, which also featured James […]

Felix Cartal surprised with first Platinum plaque

Canadian electronic artist was surprised last week by Cadence Music Group with his first ever Platinum plaque for the hit single “Get What You Give.” It is his second award plaque presentation of 2019, following a Gold award surprise at Bud Light Dreams Festival for his Lights collaboration “Love Me.” i arrived in toronto and […]

Our August Newsletter is out! There's tons of info you won't want to miss.

New Events 🎵 @Parkjamfestival @BlockPartyLDN
Resources 📚 @londonlibrary
Advocacy 📢 @Canadian_Live
& Grants! 💲 @FACTORCanada @CanadaCouncil @ONArtsCouncil

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Awesome roundtable at @RevRecording in Toronto on @OntarioCreates music fund. Incredible advice and facility. Appreciate @miramulholland @metalworksARTS @amandamartinezm @heatherbambrick @GFHenderson & Steve Kane for taking the time with me.

Dream come true to record Alanis’ Ironic with @WarnerCanada - thank you @miramulholland & band for the amazing back up & to Warner’s president Steve Kane & @GFHenderson CEO of @Music_Canada for setting it up. #isntitironic #yeahireallydothink

Many thanks to @BillyTalentBand for having me play drums today as they record their new album! As @ExploreON Minister I’m proud the Ministry supports the Ontario Music Fund!

ICYMI: We've got a new season of #MusicWorks for you! Everything kicks off Sep 5 with a session on funding/grants and then we have a busy slate of sessions covering essential topics for anyone working in music... check it out at

Congrats @Mabel on #DontCallMeUp hitting Double Platinum in 🇨🇦🙌 @umusic

"In order to change what’s become the status quo, we need to open our eyes, and act intentionally." Music Canada Advisory Council Chair @miramulholland shares her experience in the music industry and a path towards gender parity in a new @SOCANmusic blog.

What is music therapy you ask?

Watch this video to find out!

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Music is always there for you, but who is there for our music-makers in times of need? Help the people responsible for your favourite songs by donating today. Visit to help the music community. 💙

The Sheepdogs receive Platinum plaques at @BlueJays’ Summer Sound Festival

📸: @TheSheepdogs / @WarnerCanada

Hey #Toronto! Don't miss Unpack Toronto: constructive discussions of mental wellness in the creative community next week! RSVP:

This wknd marks the 100th anniversary of @TheDanforthMH and you’re invited to join the celebration this Sat., Aug. 17 at 12:30pm in front of the DMH. The @cityoftoronto will be presenting a commemorative plaque to the owners and anniversary cake will be served to all attending!

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