March 1 • 2017 • 1 mars

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Member News • Nouvelles de nos membres 

Zaum Heading to Europe

One of Atlantic Canada’s top musical exports ZAUM have just released dates for their second European Tour in support of their sophomore album “Eidolon”. The bands fifth trek overseas is comprised by a 16 date tour, spanning mostly the UK and France wrapping up with a showcase at Roadburn -- Europe’s leading underground festival for psychedelic, avant-garde, doom or any other variation of leftfield sonic pleasures that push the boundaries of music.

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The ECMA Festival Schedule is now online. Look for our highlight of NB artists in the coming weeks. L'horaire du Festival ECMA est maintenant disponible. Nous publierons un horaire exclusivement néo-brunswickois sous peu.

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The Lumber Jills

MNB Members Heading to Scotland

The award-winning HebCelt is hosting three acts from New Brunswick to strengthen traditional ties during the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation. The invited artists include The Lumber Jills, Tristan Horncastle & Shelley Bean & The Duckety Muds.

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Centre des arts d'Edmundston

Izabelle au Centre des arts d'Edmundston

Izabelle vous fera vivre une expérience musicale dynamique particulièrement profonde, provoquant souvent des frissons pour plusieurs. Ce vendredi 3 mars, à 20h.

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Brookside Mall

Brookside Mall's New EP

Preservation, the six song sophomore effort from New Brunswick’s Brookside Mall, is steeped in clouded nostalgia, open wounds and a weighty, permanent what-if. The EP releases April 14 on Front Porch Records.

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Quality Block Party

Quality Block Party

A celebration of independent New Brunswick culture and talent; The Quality Block Party will bring together some of New Brunswick’s most talented artists for five days of music and mayhem April 26th-30th, in Saint John.

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Festival électronique DeFrost

Defrost est le premier festival hivernal de musiques électroniques dans les Maritimes. L'événement accueillera une trentaine de Dj au Centre des Arts et de la Culture de Dieppe.  Defrost Festival est un événement tout-âge et aura lieu le 18 mars de 14h00 à 7h00 du matin!

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CHSR 97.9 now charting with NAAC

CHSR is excited to announce that they have begun also submitting their charts with NACC, the North American College and Community Chart that tabulates weekly airplay from college and non-commercial radio stations in both the United Stated and Canada.

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Whitewater Band CD Release

Whitewater Band “Behind the Mask” CD release party will be held at the 3 Mile Steak & Rib House Function Junction on March 17 (St Paddy’s Day) and tickets are on sale at the 3 Mile Steak and Rib house.

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Atlantic Axess

New online radio show

Maritime music junkie & veteran Moncton radio host Terry Parker welcomes you to Atlantic Axess; the online radio show that features music and conversation from the finest recording artists on Canada's East Coast.

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Boyer Bunch

New video from The Boyer Bunch

The Boyer Bunch is a multi generational Blues, R&B, and Rock influenced six piece band formed in 2015 made up primarily of members of the Boyer Family. They now have a new video available on YouTube.

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East Coast Production Group

News from Cellarghost

Along with their new single "Mothic" and announcement of their sophmore release Ritual, Cellarghost are playing release shows in Fredericton, Saint John, and Sackville. They will have Ritual lyric-zines created in collaboration with Graeme Kennedy combining text, original art, and download codes for sale by donation.

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Olympic Symphonium

The Olympic Symphonium celebrates 10 year of Forward Music

To celebrate their tenth anniversaries, Forward Music Group is organizing a special performance of iconic albums from both The Olympic Symphonium and Share.
March 3 @ Fredericton Public Library

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FM Berlin

FM Berlin at Plan B

New Brunswick band FM Berlin will share the stage with Ontario's The Kents, Wednesday, March 8, at Plan B Lounge in Moncton.

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Tomato/Tomat & The BackYard Devils sur la scène du Capitol

Le Théâtre Capitol est fier de présenter le groupe de Moncton The BackYard Devils, le jeudi, 9 mars prochain, à 19 h 30. La première partie sera assurée par le duo Tomato/tomato, de Saint-Jean.

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Saint Jack

Quiet Parade, de retour à Moncton avec Saint-Jack

Quiet Parade est de retour à Moncton, le jeudi 23 mars pour un concert unique au Plan B. Ce spectacle offert en début de soirée, co-présenté par Acadian Embassy et Bored Coast Records, mets également en vedette Saint-Jack, en format groupe de rock. 

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Earthbound Trio

Earthbound Trio headed for the Great North

Earthbound Trio is happy to announce they will be performing at Folk on the Rocks July 14-16 in Yellowknife NT this summer along side City and Colour, Jason Collett and Shad.

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March @ Plan b

Plan b is a live music venue in the heart of downtown Moncton. They host great live original music 7 nights a week from New Brunswick, all of Canada and beyond.

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Other News • Autres nouvelles 
Music Heals

March is Music Therapy Month

March is Music Therapy Awareness Month. Two venues in NB are participating in the Night out for Music Heals event (Boom Nightclub & The Canterbury Lounge) and you can bring gently used iPods to Long & McQuade for the iPod Pharmacy Program.

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City of Moncton

Acoustica 2017

The City of Moncton is currently receiving applications from local performing artists who wish to be considered for the 2017 Acoustica series.

La Ville de Moncton accepte présentement les demandes de participation d’artistes souhaitant être considérés pour la série Acoustica durant l’été 2017.

Festival (506) 2017

MNB Members: Showcase applications for Festival (506) 2017, taking place in Moncton, October 12-15, are now open!

Membres de MNB: L'inscription aux vitrines pour le Festival (506) 2017, qui aura lieu à Moncton du 12 au 15 octobre, est maintenant disponible! 

Factor Tile

Changes to some programs and more

There are changes to the Comprehensive Music Company Program, and FACTOR are still looking for jurors. Find out the latest FACTOR news here.

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This project is funded in part by FACTOR, the Government of Canada and Canada’s private radio broadcasters.
Ce projet est financé en partie par FACTOR, le gouvernement du Canada et les radiodiffuseurs privés du Canada.