CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK (CMW) is thrilled to announce the next wave of artists performing at this year’s festival taking place May 7-13, at over thirty official CMW venues across downtown Toronto. Atlanta MC, and trap rap king 2 Chainz, Canadian electronic solo artist Alice Glass, Seattle based DJ and producer Sango and indie-pop duo Matt and Kim, all join previously announced acts Sloan, Cupcakke, The Rural Alberta Advantage and more for the 36th edition.


CMW prides itself on partnering with local promoters, labels and venues each year on hundreds of showcases. Some of this year’s collaborative events include: Jim Beam and Indie88 present The Indies, Gorilla vs. Bear present Heavy Trip Agency at The Baby G, Pleasance Records at The Garrison, Mississauga Music Showcase at The Hideout, Road to Riverfest at Longboat Hall, Lisbon Lux Showcase at Monarch Tavern, Double Denim Showcase at Smiling Buddha, Paquin Agency Showcase at The Dakota Tavern and more. Stay tuned for additional showcases and programming in the coming weeks.


Next wave:

2 Chainz 

Alice Glass


The Funk Hunters


Billy Moon

Brigitte Bardon’t

Chippy Nonstop

Don’t Bother

Helena Deland

Isla Craig 

J Blissette 


Heaven for Real 


Johnson Crook

League of Wolves

Matt and Kim 


Moon King

Motel Raphael

Natalie Lynn 

Petra Glynt



Shred Kelly

The Boom Booms

The Used 

Tough Age



Mundy’s Bay 

Twin Bandit





Click here for the full list of previously announced performers.

CMW Pre-Sale Info:

2 Chainz

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Rebel – 11 Polson St, Toronto, ON M5A 1A4

Advanced Tickets: $ 39.50 – $60.00 (+ service fees)

All Ages

CMW Pre-sale: Thursday, March 8th at 10:00AM 

Password: PROUD

Tickets via Ticketweb:

General On Sale: Friday, March 9th at 10:00 AM

Matt and Kim

Monday, May 7, 2018

The Phoenix Concert Theatre- 410 Sherbourne St, Toronto, ON M5X 1K2

Advanced Tickets: $ 32.50 – $55.00 (+ service fees)


CMW Pre-sale: Thursday, March 8th at 10:00AM 

Password: FOREVER

Tickets via Ticketweb:

General On Sale: Friday, March 9th at 10:00 AM


Ticket Info: 

Explorer Wristbands: Early Bird Pricing Ends March 13th – purchase here.

Individual Show Tickets can be purchased here.


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