2023 CMW ARTISTS

Valaire

Valaire

Since 2004, Valaire has been mixing jazz, electro, hip-hop, pop and samplings in its melting pot. First known as Misteur Valaire, the Sherbrooke collective has released five studio albums, a live opus and a symphonic album with the Orchestre Métropolitain conducted by...

Shayla Souliere

Shayla Souliere

“Music is my passion,” Shayla Souliere says. “It's always kept me going and I believe that it can help you rise above whatever life throws at you, and all the songs I write are my way of sharing that belief.” That’s reflected in all of Souliere’s music, but perhaps...

Rubicini

Rubicini

Rubicini is an artist born and raised in Toronto, Canada. He has a multitude of talents such as being a drummer, dj, producer, recording mixing & mastering engineer, singer and songwriter. Having been a dj during his teen years, he already performed in front many...

Robin Cisek

Robin Cisek

Indigenous Super Stars’ Canada 2022, Best Emerging Artist, Robin Cisek is a Metis artist from the Edmonton area who creates melodic electro-pop with an alternative flair. Cisek’s music has been compared to BANKS, Ariana Grande and Robyn. Robin Cisek emerged into her...

Paul Cargnello

Paul Cargnello

A singer-songwriter who forged his career on the belief that lyrics matter as much as music, Paul Cargnello delivers a sound that surprises and appeals with each offering. Fusing activism, eclecticism, and raw emotion, Paul has become one of Montreal's most prolific...

Matt Doran

Matt Doran

Matt Doran is an artist of many talents. Listening to his music, you’d be surprised to learn that he’s only 20, as he has the creative talent and sound of a seasoned pro in the music business. Pushing the boundaries of musical genres while continuing to evolve,...

Mando

Mando

Hailing from both Surrey, BC and Montreal, QC, Mando is making strides in the Canadian rap scene. And with her neon green hair, she’s doing it in style. She first emerged in 2021 with a feature on Lil Waterboi’s “Du Ma May” (Remix). “Du Ma May” is a Vietnamese...

Kaiya Gamble

Kaiya Gamble

With a deeply soulful voice and wisdom far beyond her years, 15-year-old Kaiya Gamble is a soulful pop singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist based in Calgary, Alberta. Her music has been described as a beacon of light containing an undeniable message of...

Josh Bogert

Josh Bogert

Vancouver-based electropop artist Josh Bogert is a bonafide triple threat. Singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer, the prolific 22 year old delivers a distinctive sound that is both complex and candid, shaped by diverse musical influences ranging from...

Jeff Eager

Jeff Eager

Versatility is the defining trait of Jeff Eager’s talent. The character and range of his voice, expansive skills on guitar, bass, and keys, and his approach to song-writing and arranging seem to move effortlessly through genres. Soul, rock, funk, pop, R&B: Eager...

FKB

FKB

FKB is a high-energy, four-piece, alternative rock band based in Edmonton, influenced by the mystique, glamour, and excess of the 1960s-1980s entertainment business. Formed in Bonnyville, Alberta, the band is fronted by JUNO Award-nominated songwriter (2019), Drew...

Celina Wolfe

Celina Wolfe

Originating from Montreal, Canada, Celina Wolfe is a natural born powerhouse. At the age of 17, she fronted the all-girl rock band, The Empty Yellers, which saw local success in her hometown. At 21, after deciding to branch out on her own, she hit the stages of the...

Black Creek Reign

Black Creek Reign

Black Creek Reign is a Toronto based Reggae-Funk experience. They've been active on the Toronto circuit for around 6 years now, actually getting their start at NXNE 2016. Since then, they’ve been racking up local accolades and playing notable venues such as the famed...

ANNIKA

ANNIKA

ANNIKA is a storyteller. She is an accomplished musician, vocalist and songwriter known for her soulful vocals. Her voice takes audience members on a musical journey, filling spaces in their hearts and souls with rich, nuanced emotion. ANNIKA’s ability to capture...

Almyr Jules

Almyr Jules

Ottawa-based Almyr Jules is an ambitious singer-songwriter making a name for himself at home and across the globe. His bright smile and kind heart are embodied through his tender voice and wholesome tunes. He’s been compared to Leon Bridges, Charlie Puth, Shawn...