START YOUR JRNY
It can become difficult to choose the right path as a musicians. Luckily guidance is available. Just launched earlier this week is ‘Start Your JRNY’! This songwriter contest brings together local partners collectively offering a unique recording, design and video package to elevate an artist’s career. Start Your JRNY is a city wide song writing competition that offers a full service package. Learn more at http://www.startyourjrny.com/
LONDON AT INDIE MUSIC WEEK
London artists will be back showcasing in Toronto this November! Mountain of Wolves, Taylor Holden & The Law of Averages, Julia Haggarty and Hiroshima Hearts will all be performing at Canadian Indie week on November 18th and 19th as part of a London focused Music Ontario showcase. Music Ontario is working closely with the London Music Office to support the growth and development of London artists. These artists were all winners of the last Made In London contest. Come out and support local Londoners.
LONDON VENUE SUMMIT
As first of its kind, The London Venue Summit brings together venues from across the city in an effort to understand the concerns, issues, aspirations and potential of live music here in London, ON. A first of its kind, the venue summit will offer venue owners and management an opportunity to engage with City staff to address barriers or challenges of working in London’s music sector. Attendees will participate in a variety of activities, learn best practices and explore opportunities as presenters of live music.
Full details on the Facebook Event page www.facebook.com/events/355989294747527/
Pre-register ahead of time here https://2016_london_venue_summit.eventbrite.ca
IVORY HOURS Just Announced @ London Music Hall November 19th
Watching this local grow has been most rewarding, after a killer opening set for Rock the Park in 2016, now they take the stage at London Music Hall. It’s their first gig since the summer, and we”ll talk to the guys next week!