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Announcing Full Lineup For Credit Union Music PEI Week 2020
December 19, 2019 | Music PEI is announcing the full lineup of events for the 2020 Credit Union Music PEI Week taking place this February. The five-day festival runs from February 5th to 9th and will celebrate some of the best of Island music from this past year with shows at various venues featuring many of the 2020 Music PEI Award nominees and several special guests. [more]

2020 Music PEI Award Nomination Announcement
December 6, 2019 | The nominees for the 2020 Credit Union Music PEI Awards have been released. The list includes a number of first-timers and of course some perennial favourites. [more]

Employment Opportunities: Music PEI Week 2020
November 15, 2019 | Music PEI is hiring 3 individuals to assist with the delivery of Music PEI Week [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.

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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.
One of the most prolific groups from the East Coast, HAYWIRE was formed in Charlottetown, PEI in 1982 by Paul MacAusland on vocals, guitarist Marvin Birt, Ronnie Switzer on bass, David Rashed on keyboards and drummer Sean Kilbride.

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Upcoming Gigs
Monday, January 20, 2020
8:00 PM Jeunesses Musicales Wallonie-Bruxelles Wallonie
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
Ryan Merry
8:00 PM Gahan House Charlottetown, PE
Friday, January 24, 2020
8:00 PM Salle Philharmonique Liège
Saturday, January 25, 2020
8:15 PM Centre culturel de Sprimont Sprimont
Saturday, February 1, 2020
8:00 PM Rebecca Cohn Theatre Halifax, NS
Friday, February 7, 2020
Ryan Merry
7:00 PM Next Door Lounge Charlottetown, PE
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Alan Dowling
8:00 PM Winterjazz with guest Chris Kirby - The Pourhouse Charlottetown, PE
Alan Dowling
7:30 PM Winterjazz Group - Wintertime Tunes @ The Guild for Music PEI Week Charlottetown, PE
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Alan Dowling
7:30 PM Charlottetown Jazz Ensemble & Groove Co - Silver Fox Summerside, PE
Friday, February 21, 2020
8:00 PM Festival du Voyageur Winnipeg, MB
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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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