New Music West Music Festival and Conference

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Country and Region CanadaAlberta
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Festival Contact Information

New Music West
1062 Homer Street, Suite 300
Vancouver, BC V6B 2W9 Canada
Phone: (01) 604-688-7155

Festival Description

NMW operates as a vehicle for discovering new talent and furthering discussions on the current state of the music industry. New Music West offers emerging artists and bands a chance to showcase their talents to industry professionals from across North America and around the world. With five nights, 25 venues and over 200 bands, New Music West is Western Canada’s largest and most successful music festival. From 1990 to 2008 the festival took place in Vancouver, BC. In 2011 the festival venue moved to Edmonton, AB.

Festival Dates August 12, 2012
Festival Links

Other Sources:

  • New Music West moves ever so slightly east — Vancouver festival takes a turn in Edmonton, by Sandra Sperounes (Edmonton Journal, July 21, 2011)


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