CANADA SCHEDULE

Indie 101 is a series of seminars, demo listening sessions and mixers. Indie101 is hosted by some of the most knowledgeable and respected experts in the entertainment industry. It will include seminars on music, film and tech, designed to help anyone succeed in the entertainment industry. Indie Week Canada is in its 14th year of showcasing the best in independent talent in 20+ venues, over 5 nights. 200+ acts from all over the world will play in front of music industry professionals.

CANADA SCHEDULE

WED NOV 8

The Supermarket (268 Augusta Ave)
3:00-3:40 • Songwriting 101
4:00-4:40 • Song Writing Keynote
5:00-6:00 • Demo Listening

The Hideout (423 College St)
1:00-1:40 • Artist Orientation
2:00-2:40 • Toronto Music City
3:00-3:40 • Festivals and Bookers of Toronto
4:00-4:40 • Venues
5:00-5:40 • Toronto bookers, promoters and venues mixer

Kensington Hall (56 Kensington Ave)
TBD

THURS NOV 9

The Supermarket (268 Augusta Ave)
3:00-3:40 • Getting on Radio
4:00-4:40 • Music Publishing
5:00-6:00 • Demo Listening

The Hideout (423 College St)
1:00-1:40 • Producers Panel
2:00-2:40 • Agents Panel
3:00-3:40 • DIY Booking your Band
4:00-4:40 • Promoters and Festivals
5:00-5:40 • Managers Panel
6:00-7:00 • Industry Mixer

Kensington Hall (56 Kensington Ave)
TBD

FRI NOV 10

The Supermarket (268 Augusta Ave)
3:00-3:40 • Music Synch and Licening
4:00-4:40 • Streaming and Data to make $$$
5:00-6:00 • Radio Panel

The Hideout (423 College St)
1:00-1:40 • Marketing and Publicity
2:00-2:40 • TBD
3:00-3:40 • Women in Music
4:00-4:40 • Tour Smart – Martin Atkins
5:00-5:40 • Funding 101

Kensington Hall (56 Kensington Ave)
TBD

Nest (423 College St)
12:00-1:00 • 1 on 1 – Mentors Cafe
1:00-1:40 • Health on the Road: How to survive on tour
2:00-2:40 • Mental Health and Addictions – Panel & Discussion
3:00-3:40 • Pre/Post Show depression and Anxiety Workshop
4:00-4:40 • Keynote Panel: Chuck Randall
5:00-5:40 • Panel: They’re here to help!

CONNECT WITH INDIE WEEK

Past Performers Include:
Finger Eleven, Philip Sayce, Mike Joyce (Drummer of The Smiths / DJ Set), Glen Matlock (The Sex Pistols), Blaze Bayley (Iron Maiden), DJ LDontheCut (SUBLIME with Rome), Darenots, Walk Off The Earth, The Mahones, Diana, The OBGMs, Sumo Cyco, Parallels, Cousins, KO, The Rebel Emergency, Ill Scarlett, Peter Katz, Roz Bell, The Birthday Massacre, Romes (Nightbox), Tim Chaisson & Morning Fold.

Past Industry Delegates Include:
Eddie Kramer (Producer), Phil X (Bon Jovi), Michael Wekerle (Dragon’s Den/El Mocambo), Garth Richardson (Rage against the Machine), Mike Clink (Producer – Guns’n’roses/Metallica), Nigel Grainge (Thin Lizzy), Chris Birkett (Sinead O’Connor)