February 22 • 2017 • 22 février

Bulletin MNB Newsletter
Our News • Nos Nouvelles {click image for more info • cliquez l'image pour plus d'info}
Prix MNB Awards: Questions and misconceptions
Member News • Nouvelles de nos membres 

#ECMA2017 Music Moves Me

NB high school students are encouraged to show their musical talent by recording a video of themselves performing an original or cover song. Les élèves du niveau secondaire au N.-B. sont invités à enregistrer une vidéo d’eux-mêmes où ils interprètent une chanson (originale ou reprise).

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Revival: District Avenue

New video from District Avenue

The rock band from Tobique First Nation are back with a brand new music video for their song 'Revival' off their debut album Epoch. Created by New York-based animator Jay Marks, the video is as visually stunning as it it intense, perfectly balancing the song’s heavy sound and hopeful message.

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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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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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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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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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Laurie LeBlanc

Nouvel extrait de Laurie LeBlanc

Laurie LeBlanc lance un nouvel extrait, 'Sans toi', pour dire merci à ses fans, sa famille, ses amis, et tous ceux qui l'ont appuyé  au cours de la dernière année, qui fut exceptionnelle pour l'artiste acadien.

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Andy Brown Becomes Adyn Townes

At the place where endings become beginnings, you'll find Adyn Townes. “It’s been a change that I’ve been thinking about for a long time, but it took something drastic to get me moving. When I look forward and see what’s to come, I’m so excited,” said Townes.

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Saint John String Quartet

Four Plus One Concert

The Saint John String Quartet and Principal Bass player Andrew Miller, will give audiences an unusual quintet performance in “Four Plus One.” They will be performing this unique concert in Moncton, Saint John, and Sussex between Feb. 18 and Feb. 25.

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Cedric Vieno

Lancement du 1e extrait d'Autopsie d'un peureux

'Chandail de loup', premier extrait du prochain album de Cédric Vieno est maintenant disponible sur Bandcamp. Le lancement de l'album se fera à Caraquet le 24 février et à Moncton le lendemain.

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East Coast Production Group

Valentine Day with Blue Rodeo

NEW DATE! Give your valentine the gift of music! Blue Rodeo will be in concert February 24, at the Ayr Motor Centre in Woodstock, with special guests, The Sadies.

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Cathy Hutch in Concert

The New Brunswick Country Showcase team takes off their cowboy hats and cowboy boots, so they can don their leather jackets and present their Rock & Roll Show, Saturday night, February 25th. Guest artists include #MNB member Cathy Hutch.

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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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February @ 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 
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! 

Festival (506) 2018

NEW DEADLINE: February 28, 2017
MNB is now accepting proposals from communities in New Brunswick wishing to host the 2018 edition of Festival (506).

NOUVELLE DATE: le 28 février 2017
MNB accepte présentement les demandes de propositions de municipalités néo-brunswickoises désirant accueillir l'édition 2018 du Festival (506).

Factor Tile

Annual Profile Review and more

The next profile review deadline is scheduled for Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 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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Music New Brunswick • Musique Nouveau-Brunswick
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140, rue Botsford Street, Suite 30
Moncton (NB)  E1C 4X4

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FACTOR       Canada  

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.