March / April 2019 Features:

The Evolution of the Art
By Kevin Young
Since 1979, Canadian Musician has extensively covered how the ever-shifting technological landscape has affected the creation and distribution of music. So where are we now, and where are we headed?

The Era of the Artistpreneur
By Andrew King
“What ‘thinking like an entrepreneur’ means is not being afraid to get punched in the mouth … An entrepreneur doesn’t care; an entrepreneur just goes out and does.”

How Streaming Changed Everything
By Michael Raine
In the five years since our commemorative 35th anniversary issue, nothing has had a greater impact on the music business – or the artists seeking to make a living from it – than music streaming.

The State of the Industry
By Andrew King
Streaming services. Copyright reform. The value gap. Music cities. There’s certainly no shortage of hot-button topics facing the Canadian music industry leading into 2020.

Road Test
Sennheiser’s IE 40 Pro dynamic in-ear monitors, PreSonus’s Studio 24c & Fader Port USB recording tools & the Nextone Artist guitar amplifier from BOSS

Indie Insider
The Business of Production Music

Guitar – Juan Coronado
Keyboards –
Allysia Van Betuw
Bass –
Jason Raso
Percussion –
Jayson Brinkworth
Woodwinds –
Jim Brenan
Brass –
Paul Baron
Digital Music –
Vocals –
Scott Henderson
Writing –
Michael Davidson
Recording –
Dajaun Martineau
Live Sound –
Travis Stoddart
Business –
Ryan Granville-Martin