Atlantic Canada


Erin Costelo on an upward trajectory

On record, on screen, on tour, it’s all moving higher

Gabrielle Papillon wins SOCAN honour at 2018 Music Nova Scotia Awards

Mo Kenney, David Myles, Maxim Cormier win two awards each

Partner perform “Play the Field” at SOCAN office

Winning song in 2018 SOCAN Songwriting Prize

Mark Bragg wins Songwriter of the Year at 2018 MusicNL Awards

Plus two others; Fortunate Ones also win three awards

New “Old Direction” for Dennis Ellsworth

A ‘90s rock vibe album, then more focus on songwriting

Partner “Play The Field” perfectly to attract SOCAN Prize

SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2018 winners collect $10,000, prizes...

Cape Breton’s fertile music scene

What makes it such a hothouse for music?

T. Thomason documents his unique journey, with music

Singer-songwriter’s work aims for universal truths

Asif Illyas’ Flight Deck

Talking music on a homemade aircraft simulator

Triple winner Rose Cousins earns Song of the Year honour at 2018 East Coast Music Awards

SOCAN hosts two-day Song House workshop, presents Songwriter...

Publishing: Melissa MacMaster and 902HipHop

How she created a Nova Scotia hip-hop licensing platform

”Song for the Mira” to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Heather Rankin will perform it at 2018 East Coast Music Awar...

In the Spotlight: Elijah Will

Gordie Sampson Songcamp leads to working with Classified

Home for Summer with Stage Shows in P.E.I.

Catherine MacLellan, Tara MacLean didn’t have to tour fest...

Kinley Dowling: Growing into her Solo Career

From band member, to session violinist, to reluctant recordi...

Making Sense of the 2017 Polaris Long List

Selections underscore musical diversity

Sound Advice: What is Music Nova Scotia, and what does it do?

Helping musicians in the province to further their careers

In The Spotlight: AHI, Partner, Stella Rio

Emerging acts in folk, pop-punk, and R&B

Port Cities: Song camp meeting creates lasting bonds

Solo singer-songwriters combine forces in new trio

Ian Janes: Yes Man

Husband and father returns to music, full-time