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Music PEI launches Tiny Island Concert Series
March 24, 2020 | COVID-19 has hit us all hard and the music industry has not been spared. With artists almost all being self employed and many relying almost solely on live performance income, it is devastating. In an effort to help Prince Edward Island artists, Music PEI is launching the Tiny Island Concert Series. [more]

Little Cities new Golden Ticket Single Release
February 14, 2020 | Little Cities release their new single Can I come Over as part of Music PEI's Golden Ticket Program. The single is produced by renowned producer Gavin Brown [more]

Showcase opportunity at Canadian Folk Music Awards in Charlottetown
February 10, 2020 | Canadian Folk Music Awards are coming to Charlottetown April 3rd and 4th. CFMA in partnership with Music PEI, have created an Export Music Buyers Program. 20 domestic and international delegates will be recruited to attend showcases. They will include festival and venue programmers, promoters, agents and more. [more]

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The Foundation Assisting Canadian Talent on Recordings (FACTOR) with support from Canada's Private Radio Broadcasters is dedicated to providing assistance toward the growth and development of the Canadian music industry. Support is provided to Canadian recording artists, songwriters, managers, labels, publishers, event producers and distributors through various programs.

Unison Benevolent Fund
Unison Benevolent Fund is a non-profit organization that provides counselling, emergency relief, and benefit programs for the Canadian music community who face personal or professional challenges due to hardship, illness, unemployment or economic difficulties. Register today!

Musicians’ Rights Organization Canada (MROC) logo
MROC is a Canadian federally incorporated not-for-profit collective society whose objectives include the collection and distribution of performer remuneration.

ACTRA RACS (Recording Artists' Collecting Society) works to ensure that all recording artists, from session musicians and backing performers, to featured vocalists, are paid for the use of their work.

Podio - team project management software
We're powered by Podio - team project management software to easily manage teams, projects and much more in one central place. Work the way you want to with the unique ability to create your own apps. Click this link to learn more!

Canadian Country Music Awards
Music PEI is proud to partner with the Canadian Country Music Awards.

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Re:Sound is the Canadian not-for-profit music licensing company dedicated to obtaining fair compensation for artists and record companies for their performance rights.
Nikkie Gallant
Nikkie Gallant is a singer/songwriter from Summerside, PEI. She writes unreserved pop music, with sparks of folk and bluesy rock. She has been noted for her work, earning multiple Music PEI Awards nominations, including Songwriter of the Year.

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Upcoming Gigs
Friday, April 17, 2020
Olivia Barnes
8:00 PM Oratorio Montreal, QC
Saturday, April 18, 2020
Olivia Barnes
3:00 PM Oratorio Montreal, QC
Alan Dowling
7:00 PM Winterjazz with guest Rachel Beck - The Pourhouse Charlottetown, PE
Thursday, April 23, 2020
Alan Dowling
7:00 PM Generation Drum - SoPA Music Showcase, Florence Simmons Performance Hall Charlottetown, PE
Friday, May 1, 2020
Ryan Merry
9:00 PM Marc's Lounge Charlottetown, PE
Friday, May 8, 2020
8:00 PM FOCUS Wales Wrexham
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Ryan Merry
8:00 PM Gahan House Charlottetown, PE
Sunday, May 31, 2020
Olivia Barnes
3:00 PM Oratorio Montreal, QC
Monday, July 13, 2020
Olivia Barnes
7:00 PM Cantofest! Setubal
Saturday, August 1, 2020
Olivia Barnes
7:00 PM Dramatic Voices Berlin
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Grants and Funding
The deadline for the next round of funding is April 30, 2020, at 11:59 pm AT. View the funding applications and guidelines to find out if you're eligible to apply for one of three programs.

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Now available to purchase from Music PEI: Deep Roots In Red Dirt compilation double CD featuring a diverse list of Music PEI Award Winners and both the CD and DVD live performances of Snowbird - The Songs of Gene MacLellan, a tribute to Gene by many of the Island's greatest performers, and Credit Union May Run Music Festival 2015 Shirts. Check out the Music PEI Merch for details.

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