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  • Canadian Live Music Association & Canadian Music Week

    2024 Live Music Industry Awards

    Tuesday, June 4, 2024
    Awards Show. 5:00PM -7:00PM
    Frontenac Ballroom (across from Westin Harbour Castle Hotel)

    Canadian Music Week Announces Additional Programming Including Little Dragon, Travi$ Scott, Kongos, Born Ruffians And Many More!

    Introducing New Cmw Concert Lottery Program

    Tickets On-Sale And Media Accreditation Open Now

    Canadian Music Week announces a stellar second round of artists and showcases to its 2014 festival programming. In addition to headlining acts City and Colour, Tegan and Sara, Ellie Goulding, M.I.A., Neko Case, The 1975, Television and Flatbush Zombies, a new slew of additions include Little Dragon, Travi$ Scott, Justin Nozuka, Owen Pallett, Mastodon, and Hollerado (see full list below). CMW will also showcase over 800 bands in 60 different venues across the city.


    Little Dragon
    Travi$ Scott
    Born Ruffians
    The Hidden Cameras
    Brendan Canning of Broken Social Scene
    Matt Pond PA
    The Slackers
    The Operators w/Dan Boeckner
    Red Mass
    The Flatliners
    High Dials
    Justin Nozuka
    Nikki Yanofsky
    Trevor Guthrie
    Tyler Shaw
    Brett Kissel
    The Strumbellas
    The Treasures
    The Balconies
    No Sinner
    Dear Rouge
    Direct Hit!
    Grey Kingdom
    Flash Lightnin’
    Ron Hawkins
    Monkey Junk
    The Green Rays
    The BB Guns
    Vogue Dots
    The Mohrs
    The Motorleague
    Naturally Born Strangers
    Good For Grapes
    Alexandre Desilets
    Step Rockets
    The Airplane Boys
    Tre Mission
    Justin Keenan
    Foreign Diplomats
    Hein Cooper
    Motel Raphael
    Orkestar Kriminal
    Pat Jordache
    The Loodies
    Wolf Saga
    Mad Ones
    Lil Simz
    Luca Vasta

    To see full list of artists performing at CMW please visit:


    M for Montreal and Wavelength’s Festival Showcase – Wednesday, May 7 – The Great Hall
    Blackbox Records 10th Anniversary – Thursday, May 8 – Adelaide Hall
    Punch Records – Best of British Hip-Hop – Thursday, May 8 – Baltic Avenue
    Musebox Showcase – Thursday, May 8 – The Bovine Sex Club
    Madic Records Launch (Dan Mangan’s New label) – Thursday, May 8 – Cameron House
    DAWG FM and Toronto Blues Society – Thursday, May 10 – El Mocambo
    Reeperbahn Festival Showcase – Thursday, May 8 – The Garrison
    BRBR – Thursday, May 8 – The Gladstone Hotel
    Taiwan Showcase – Thursday, May 8 – Hard Rock Café
    Underground Operations Showcase – Thursday, May 8 – Parts & Labour
    Hand Drawn Dracula Records and NeXT Showcase – Thursday, May 8 – Silver Dollar
    Amnesia Rock Fest and New Damage Records Showcase – Thursday, May 8 – Sneaky Dee’s
    HustleGirl Showcase – Thursday, May 8 – Tattoo
    Osheaga – Friday, May 10 – Adelaide Hall
    Alberta Music/ SaskMusic Showcase – Friday, May 9 – The Gladstone Hotel
    Culture Collide Showcase – Friday, May 9 – The Horseshoe Tavern
    Monster Energy Presents – Friday, May 9 – Phoenix Concert Theatre
    Berlin Music Week and Two Way Monologue Showcase – Friday, May 9 – Rancho Relaxo
    Music BC Showcase – Friday, May 9 – Rivoli
    Silent Shout and NeXT Showcase – Friday, May 9 – The Silver Dollar Room
    Life or Death – Saturday, May 10 – Adelaide Hall (Indies After party)
    Hillydilly Showcase – Saturday, May 10 – The Garrison
    Anchorshop Showcase – Saturday, May 10 – The Gladstone Hotel
    Sounds Australia Aussie BBQ – Saturday, May 10  – The Horseshoe Tavern
    Metal on Ice – Saturday, May 10 – The Opera House
    Filter Magazine Showcase – Saturday, May 10 – Phoenix Concert Theatre
    Music Nova Scotia Showcase – Saturday, May 10 – Rivoli
    Pop Montreal and NeXT Showcase – Saturday, May 10 – The Silver Dollar Room
    The Agency Group presents – May 6-9 – The Supermarket and May 8 – Lee’s Palace

    Stay tuned for more to be announced.


    5-day festival wristbands are available now for $75. Wristbands allow access to all showcases throughout the week. Fans can purchase them here (

    Tickets for guaranteed entry to Canadian Music Week events are now available for purchase here (


    This year sees the introduction of the CMW Concert Lottery: a new program that offers wristband holders the chance to guarantee their spot at some of the larger shows during the festival. The Concert Lottery will be announced via CMW’s social platforms: Twitter, Facebook and the CMW website along with an RSVP link for fans to follow.

    To view further details visit:

    Lottery concerts include:

    Tuesday, May 6 – The 1975
    Wednesday, May 7- Canadian Radio Music Awards
    Friday, May 9 – City and Colour
    Saturday, May 10 – Owen Pallett
    Saturday, May 10 – MASTODON
    Saturday, May 10 – Neko Case

    Lottery entries will be restricted to wristband holders with valid photo ID for themselves and a guest, provided that both are wristband holders.



    Media accreditation is now open; if you are interested in covering CMW please fill out the accreditation form here:  (


    About Canadian Music Week

    Canadian Music Week is Canada’s leading annual entertainment event dedicated to the expression and growth of the country’s music, media and entertainment industries. Combining three information-intensive conferences; a trade exposition; a film festival; a comedy festival; four awards shows and the nation’s largest new music festival, CMW spans a five-day period from May 6 to May 10, 2014 at the Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel and over 60 downtown Toronto venues, attracting participants from across the globe. For more information, visit


    For Canadian Music Week Media Inquiries please contact:
    Sacha Miller – CMW Publicity Manager
    T: 416-703-9703 E:

    For Canadian Music Week General information, please contact:
    Bessie Bullard – Communications Director
    T: 905.858.4747 E: