Savvy Sessions // Sessions sensées

22 JULY // Let's write a good bio! // In her career, Kimberly Sinclair solicited, read, edited, re-written and published over 1500 biographies. We will discuss the different types of bios, who uses them and when to use which type. Attendees will come out of this panel with a new way to look at and write their own biography, an elevator pitch and practical ways and places to use them. +++ info >


JULY 5, 2021 ★
Sound Recording

5 JUILLET 2021 ★
Enregistrement sonore //

Les Soirs d'été du Grenier musique

Le Grenier musique, de Moncton, lance la série « Les soirs d’été » et propose ainsi 10 soirées musicales hebdomadaires du 15 juillet au 16 septembre. Ces spectacles auront lieu les jeudis soirs à 19 h directement dans la cour arrière du Grenier musique, au 37 rue Portledge à Moncton. +++ info >

Jane LeBlanc Music Award

The Jane LeBlanc Legacy Fund has created an award for New Brunswick resident composer-singers or composer-singers who are also musicians to assist them in the recording and mastering of one of their original songs as well as helping them to create their album art and brand to distribute their mastered track to all online music platforms. +++ info >

Jason Guerrette propose un premier extrait

Jason Guerrette entre en studio au courant de l’hiver et du printemps 2021 afin d’enregistrer son premier album. A l’abri des loups, une composition originale de l’artiste et de son collaborateur, Paul Bourgoin, est la chanson titre de l’album qui sera disponible en octobre prochain. +++ info >

Robert Thomas & the session men New Release

Following on the success of their first two Single releases, "Twilight" & "Light of Love," which have already garnered 11,000 monthly listeners on Spotify and  20,000 views on YouTube, Robert and the band will release their next single and video - "Jacksonville" on Monday June 28. Jacksonville is an up tempo slice of life track for those who really hate Winter.... +++ info >

Nouveauté de Paul Hébert : Une page oubliée

Tout l’hiver et une grande partie du printemps, Paul Hébert a travaillé à peaufiner une nouvelle chanson, Une page oubliée, de l’auteur-compositeur Daniel Léger. Toujours aussi méticuleux, Paul désire offre à Daniel et au public, la plus belle version possible de cette chanson. Enfin, Une page oublié est prête à entendu.  +++ info >

New Video from Paul Wilfred

Paul Wilfred is happy to share with you his second video entitled "Maritimer". It’s a song that mentions some of the many great places he’s performed over the years in the Maritimes.  +++ info >

New Brunswick’s Got Talent  

Are you ready to break out?  Be with friends?  Enjoy live musical performance by some amazing young NB artists? 
New Brunswick’s Got Talent, Kingsbrae Amphitheatre, St. Andrews, NB., June 26. Outdoors, fresh air, lots of room for safe social distancing. Plan now to be there! We look forward to performing for you all! +++ info >

Wolf Castle Announces Da Vinci's Inquest

Wolf Castle, the solo project of the New Brunswick Indigenous rapper/producer Tristan Grant, has announced his upcoming EP, Da Vinci's Inquest, and is sharing the new single 'Welfman' following the track 'Gunna' earlier this year.

“Welfman is a de-colonial, working-class banger all about being dope, stylish and intelligent,” says Grant. +++ info >

chloé breault

Chloé Breault lance l’extrait radio « Plage des morons »

Chloé Breault, lance pour les radios, juste à temps pour l’été, la chanson titre de son album, « Plage des morons ». La plage des morons a été baptisée ainsi par elle et sa famille. « C’est une plage sauvage à Grande-Anse, au N.-B. Avec ma famille et mes amis, on a décidé de la nommer comme ça parce qu’on y va pour relaxer et être éloigné des foules. Alors, nous sommes les morons en quelque sorte », explique Chloé Breault en riant. +++ info >

elm city string quartet

Elm City String Quartet Concerts

The Elm City String Quartet will be playing in Fredericton and Saint John on July 18 and 19.  
Program: Beethoven Op. 18 No. 6 & Grieg No. 1 op. 27.

The Elm City Quartet includes Victor Vivas (violin), Mercedes Salazar (violin), Mark Kleyn (viola), and Emily Kennedy (cello). Members of the quartet come from Venezuela, Michigan, and NB. Their musicality and passion for a variety of musical styles creates an engaging experience for the performers and audience. +++ info >

Upcoming Richie Young Single  

Richie Young is releasing a new single on June 18. The new rock song called "Here Comes The Judge", is a reference to the old 60s tv show called Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In. The song was recorded by Young with homemade foot drums, electric guitar, keys, and harmonica, and mixed and mastered by Steve Everett. +++ info >

sydney sexton


Moncton-based Singer-Songwriter Sydney Sexton continues to mould an irresistible sound that is easily recognized due in large part to her unique vocal style and smooth progressive music arrangements. The NEW Full-Length 10-Song Debut Solo Album ‘Yours Truly’ Showcases Sydney’s Many Artistic Passions fusing R&B, Adult Contemporary, and Hip-Hop sensibilities. +++ info >

denzel subban credit: Guillaume Pelletier


Denzel Subban et Young Corleone viennent de sortir un nouveau single, "Pas Mal Sur La Go".

Né à Montréal, grandi dans Clare, Denzel Subban est fièrement noir et Acadien. Son style dit Drake mais son accent dit Arthur Comeau.  +++ info >

jp leblanc

Nouvel extrait pour JP LeBlanc

JP LeBlanc nous donne un avant-goût de son nouvel album avec un premier extrait, Mama I’m Tired. Enregistré chez Sand Reed Studio de Petit-Rocher et chez Michael Reid Studio à Halifax, JP a écrit la musique et le texte de cette nouvelle chanson. Une collaboration spéciale avec son mentor du blues, Joe Murphy sur l’harmonica, a permis à l’artiste d’enregistrer une chanson à son image. On peut ressentir dans cette pièce toutes les influences du Delta Blues, un style privilégié tout au long du Mississippi. +++ info >

james lingley credit: Mary Lawton/Blue Butterfly Photography

James Lingley Releases New Single

James Lingley, pop singer-songwriter from Miramichi NB, has teamed up with 428 Entertainment Group (Jeff Liberty, Paul Milner), working on his full-length debut, in progress with first single "Save You" released to radio May 29, 2021. 

Co-written with Rob Bonfiglio and produced by Paul Milner. Executive Producers are Jeff Liberty and Paul Milner for 428 Entertainment Group. +++ info >

News from Andy Bast 


With hundreds of entries from coast to coast, Andy Bast has officially been selected as a finalist for the Boots & Hearts Emerging Artist Showcase. This contest has been instrumental in launching the careers of Canadian country superstars such as The James Barker Band, The Reklaws, Tim Hicks, Jades Eagleson and more.  +++ info >

Adopt a Music Program! 

Students of Petitcodiac Regional School have been working hard this year creating artwork for a 20 by 8 foot mural, writing, performing as well as recording a 15 song CD of original music, titled Distantly Close. Visual Artist Fred Harrison, Multi-Award winning Singer Songwriter Keith Mullins, Singer Songwriter Christian Kit Goguen (Cirque du Soleil) and Music Teacher/ Producer Christopher Mersereau have been mentoring students throughout this process. All proceeds going directly into the Music Program. +++ info >

SSI Soundstage    

Sound Specialists Inc.(SSI) is looking to partner with bands to provide an avenue for bands to play together in a safe and social distance manner. Full audio, video and lighting production is provided to stream live. For more information or booking availability please contact us on all our social media, click the “Book Today” button on our website or email +++ info >


The Charlotte Street Arts Centre sustains, promotes and develops the arts by providing access to an essential hub of professional resources, facilities and dynamic programming within the New Brunswick community.

For an up-to-date schedule: +++ info >


Afin de souligner le 125e anniversaire de la construction de ce puissant symbole de la renaissance acadienne, la Société du Monument-Lefebvre présentera un spectacle exclusif du groupe légendaire 1755 au magnifique théâtre du lieu historique national du Canada, le jeudi 8 juillet 2021.

Pour un horaire de spectacle à jour: +++ info >


The Cap, home for live music in Fredericton, now includes an on-site nano-brewery, daytime record retail and beer to go, all accompanied by plenty of seating on sunny or shaded patios!

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Le Centre des arts de la scène du Grand Moncton / Greater Moncton Performing Arts Centre

Pour la liste complète des spectacles reporté et/ou annulés CLIQUEZ ICI. // CLICK HERE for the up to date list of rescheduled and cancelled performances.


Le Centre des arts d’Edmundston, situé dans une ancienne église au cœur du centre-ville, est un espace dédié à la création et à la diffusion des arts. Le Centre offre une programmation artistique variée, de qualité, par l’entremise de spectacles, d’ateliers de création et de formation et d’expositions. Véritable carrefour de créativité, c’est ici que les artistes et le public se rencontrent pour explorer diverses formes d’art. Il est un espace de découverte où la créativité bouillonne. +++ info >


Le Centre culturel de Caraquet offre gratuitement des locaux insonorisés pour les artistes et enseignant(e)s en musique et chant. 125 pieds carrés par local, un piano droit dans chaque local et autres instruments de musique disponibles sur demande. Pour réservations: 506.726.5001  +++ info >

Indigenous Women in the Arts

Monday, June 28, 7pm Atlantic // Join moderator Natasha Blackwood and a panel of incredible Indigenous women musicians, artists and creators from across Atlantic Canada: Maggie Paul, Jenelle Duval, Joanna Barker, Meagan Musseau, and Stephanie Joline, as they discuss music, culture, tradition, and industry.  +++ info >

Navigating A Creative Career in Music

We are incredibly excited to talk about creativity and career sustainability with our next guest - artist, musician and composer Brendan Canning. Perhaps best known as the co-founder of the Toronto supergroup Broken Social Scene, Brendan has also worked on a number of Film and TV soundtracks and has been DJing internationally since 1998.  +++ info >


The ECMA is extremely excited to participate in the second edition of Global Music Match and is pleased to announce  the ECMA Team Canada line-up of superb artists from Atlantic Canada. Seven artists and groups have been chosen to participate in Global Music Match 2021 including, the Kubasonics, Émilie Landry, Terra Spencer, Pretty Archie, Jessica Pearson and The East Wind, Quote The Raven, and Andrew Waite.   +++ info >

Free workshop on blended conferences

June 23, 2021 // Led by Inga Petri and Lynn Feasey
How to design online and blended conferences: desired outcomes, target audiences, programming formats, building an effective learning and networking environment, role of speakers, budgeting, revenue streams

June 24, 2021 // Led by Jason Guille and G.R. Gritt
Event production for online and blended conferences, making digital technology choices that work in your context, including rural and remote, the production set up, digital technologies for speakers and performers.  +++ info >


Artist Development Deadlines

  • August 12, 2021
  • October 7, 2021
  • February 3, 2022

Juried Sound Recording Deadline

  • December 2, 2021

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Date limite: 1 septembre 2021

  • Production d'un album 
  • Production et promotion de titres
  • Soutien à l'émergence: Aide à la production
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Government of NB • Gouvernement du N-B


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.