2021 CMW Virtual Artists

VISSIA

VISSIA

Edmonton, Alberta artist VISSIA creates alt-pop music that plunges and hooks to catch and release. Whether breaking on the sand or splashing in the mud, this self-proclaimed earthy body of water writes songs as a way to observe, record and interpret her own internal...

Nora

Nora

Nora Toutain is a Moroccan-English singer-songwriter based in Montreal. Her brand of synth-driven R&B seamlessly moves across genres like neo-soul, funk and jazz with hints of afro rhythms: a direct reference to her diverse cultural experiences and musical...

Miranda Joan

Miranda Joan

Miranda Joan is a Canadian neo-soul singer and songwriter born in Montréal and raised in Vancouver. Joan uses her multicultural upbringing from both French and English backgrounds as well as her reverence of music legends such as Stevie Wonder and Carole King and...

Les Louanges

Les Louanges

Les Louanges consists of Vincent Roberge .. and that’s it! Writer, composer, multi-instrumentalist, Les Louanges’ sound is truly tailor-made : a jazz-infused, undeniably groovy pop sound, boasting poetic yet relatable texts. A music born in the streets of Lévis, first...

Yarro

Yarro

Born into an artistic home in the city of Ottawa, singer/songwriter Yarro was introduced to creation as a form of communication at a young age. While music was always the root source, she found a great passion for the performing arts. She pursued this calling and...

Katherine Em

Katherine Em

Katherine Em is a singer-songwriter based in Montreal. She released her first EP in 2015 and her first videoclip with her single "Arctic Bridge" in 2017, both under the name Heidi. Over the years, she has explored many genres of music. Her first EP as Katherine Em is...

Carleigh Aikins

Carleigh Aikins

A sought-after collaborator and touring /recording back-up singer, Aikins has appeared with some of the world’s greatest artists on renowned stages across the globe. She now steps forward with her ecclectic debut solo effort titled JUNK JEWELRY. With tracks produced...

Jesse Patrick

Jesse Patrick

Jesse Patrick is an up and coming Canadian artist from Dartmouth NS. Fusing together blues, jazz, funk, and hip-hop, his album "Old Soul New Vibe" is sure to get your toes tapping.

Cat Madden

Cat Madden

My philosophy is that... "When a door opens; you walk through it then hold it open for the next person". I vow to always be sincere in my art - integral to myself and my creations; always striving to be good to people and the planet. I will be a musician in my heart...

I Am The Mountain

I Am The Mountain

I Am The Mountain is everywhere, from bars and cafes, to caught-in-your-brain as you try and fall asleep. Beginning as a folk project of singer-songwriter Colton O'Reilly, the late-night campfire soul songs that once whispered between the pines in Kananaskis have...

Dope Earth Alien

Dope Earth Alien

Dope Earth Alien (DEA) is the artist project of Toronto-born singer and songwriter Kenisha Humber. Since signing a publishing deal with London-based publisher Defected & releasing a handful of dancefloor heavy cuts, DEA has cultivated a signature sound that layers...

Liana

Liana

Heartfelt vocals, personal lyrics and sophisticated beats are what defines the R&B sound of Liana. The singer/songwriter from Quebec City, launched her debut EP “Prime Time” in 2017. Inspired by artists such as Frank Ocean, H.E.R. and Beyoncé, Liana has crafted...

Veronica Fusaro

Veronica Fusaro

Just like the colors of the sky at sunset, the combination of Veronica Fusaro‘s words and music feel bittersweet - thrilled about the falling of the night but sad about the leaving of the sun. The words make a great contrast to the retro sound, or as Veronica says „I...

TECHNOIR

TECHNOIR

TECHNOIR is an Electro Soul/Psychedelic band based in Milan with Italian, Nigerian and Greek origins. The duo, comprised of Alexandros Finizio and Jennifer Villa, who drive every aspect of the project, from songwriting to production and visual concepts, has drawn the...