Music Canada Live & Canadian Music Week announce

2018 Live Music Industry Awards
presented by El Mocambo

El Mocambo, 462/464 Spadina Ave, Toronto

4PM – 6pm. Friday May 11, 2018
El Mocambo 462/464 Spadina Ave, Toronto

Created by Canadian Music Week in partnership with the International Festival Network (IFN) and Music Canada Live, the trade association for the live music sector, the Live Music Industry Awards are a highlight of CMW’s Live Music Summit.

“Last year our second LMIA’s proved beyond a doubt that we have much to celebrate, by acknowledging lives’ incredible contributions to the industry.  This year, we continue shine a spotlight on this passionate and dedicated community – one that works tirelessly to put artists and fans together. This effort is at the heart of what Music Canada Live is about, and we are thrilled to co-present the third annual LMIA’s in 2018 with CMW on behalf of our members and Canada’s live music industry.”  Erin Benjamin, Executive DirectorMusic Canada Live

CMW and Music Canada Live Announces

Paul Shaffer

as the Returning Host of the

3rd Annual Live Music Industry Awards


Canadian Music Week (CMW) and Music Canada Live are excited to reveal Paul Shaffer as the returning host of 3rd Annual Live Music Industry Awards. Join us at 4:00pm – 6:00pm on Friday May 11, 2018 at the El Mocambo in Toronto to celebrate the best of the live music business sector.

Purchase tickets to the Live Music Industry Awards here.

Read more about Paul Shaffer here.


CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK is Canada’s most established music industry conference. Now in its 36th year, it is recognized as one of the premier entertainment events in North America focusing on the business of music. CMW brings together Sound Recording, New Media and Broadcast for one spectacular week of events – combining informative, intensive conferences, a cutting-edge trade exhibition, award shows, film festival, comedy festival and Canada’s biggest New Music Festival. All convention functions take place at the CMW’s host hotel, Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel (123 Queen Street West, Toronto M5H 2M9).
For Canadian Music Week information, please contact:
Kayley Szanto – Communications Manager
T: 905-858-4747 X109 E:  


Live Music Industry Awards January 30, 2018 @ 12:02PM