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Posted on: June 26, 2020

The Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative (CBMIC) Announces our 2020 Annual General Meeting and Call for Nominations CBMIC’s Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday, July 14th, 2020, at The Convent 170 George St. Sydney, NS. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, only current Board Executive and Directors will be present during the meeting. The meeting will begin at 7 pm. on our CBMIC Facebook page and will be available for everyone to watch. Q&A will take place during the meeting, and all comments will be monitored to ensure involvement with…

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CBMIC taking 8 musicians to NSMW for artist development opportunity

Posted on: November 6, 2019

CBMIC is pleased to announce a new project called “Level Up”. For Nova Scotia Music Week, we will be taking a team of 8 local artists to the conference for 3 days of Basic Training sessions presented by Music Nova Scotia. These sessions are designed to help emerging artists receive essential training to level up their experience and to help them be eligible for Music NS Funding and Potential showcase opportunities for new music releases as they move forward with their careers.

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CBMIC wraps up 2019 Presenters and Media Program at Celtic Colors International Festival

Posted on: October 20, 2019

In October 2019 CBMIC hosted another successful showcase of Cape Breton Artists in the Celtic genre. This showcase featured 3 emerging artists Knotwerk, James Maclean and Villages. These artists had the opportunity to perform for the 30 Delegates representing major festivals and events both nationally and Internationally.  The last 2 years alone has resulted in nearly $300,000 in Cape Breton Artist bookings.

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