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CMW Live Music Industry Awards Gala 2024 June 4

CMW Live Music Industry Awards Gala 2024 stormed the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto  on June 4 – it was hosted by Canadian rapper Haviah Mighter (winner of the  2019 Polaris Music Prize).  It was the 8th CMW Live Music Industry  awards.

Performances & Awards:

Stunning performances by host Haviah Mighty, contemporary blues guitarist Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, and dark pop siren Ari Hicks, and a special tribute by The Pursuit of Happiness to honour Jake Gold 2024 Music Industry Hall of Fame Inductee Jake Gold highlighted the gala.  Multi-platinum, JUNO Award-winning Canadian artist deadmau5 was induced in the Hall of fame.

Marsha Vlasic, Vice Chair of the Music Division, Independent Artist Group is the Inaugural Most Powerful Women in Live Music Award from Women in Music Canada and the recipient of the second annual International Agent of the Year.  Mark Monahan, Executive Director of Ottawa Blues Fest, is the winner of the Industry Impact Award sponsored by Jampack.

The Canadian Live Music Industry Awards celebrates the excellence of live music companies, individuals, and organizations over the past year.

About the Canadian Live Music Association (CLMA)

“The Canadian Live Music Association (CLMA) is the voice of Canada’s live music industry. Established in response to an identified need in the live music industry, the CLMA represents venues, clubs, concert promoters, festivals, talent agencies, arenas, performing arts centres, industry associations and networks, as well as suppliers to the sector. Its mission is to entrench the economic, social, and cultural value of live music – creating the conditions for concerts to thrive, from coast to coast to coast.” [Press Release]


“Now in its 42nd year, Canadian Music Week ( CMW ) is Canada’s leading annual entertainment event dedicated to the expression and growth of the country’s music, media and entertainment industries. Combining multifaceted information-intensive conferences; a trade exposition; awards shows and the nation’s largest new music festival.” [Press Release]

Pictures by A. J. Lam from CMW Week and CMW Live Music Industry Awards.


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© 2024 Photos A.J. Lam; © 2024 Article & Layout TorontoArtsandEvents.    Reference:  Press Releases.  Many thanks to Damien of Want and Able PR for the invite.





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