Atlantic Canada


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

Jenson Vaughan: Just Getting Started

Late-blooming pro songwriter has co-written for Madonna, Bri...

Amelia Curran: Songwriting solo for five days in May

Co-writing in Nashville, releasing a songbook, advocating fo...

Canadian Rap Outside The Six

Different locations, different strategies