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  • Did You Know?

    Our Live Performance Showcase component supports costs for artists to play recognized showcases!

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  • FACTOR-funded October Releases 2019

    Listen to our October #FACTORfunded Releases playlist!

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  • Canadian Music Publishers Association Rebrands as Music Publishers Canada

    The Canadian Music Publishers Association (CMPA) made an announcement that it will become Music Publishers Canada!

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  • Business Development Deadline – October 24, 2019

    The deadline to submit your applications for Business Development is 11:59 PM PT October 24, 2019!

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  • Artist Development & Juried Sound Recording Deadline Extension – October 18, 2019

    We are extending the Artist Development and Juried Sound Recording deadline to Friday October 18th, 11:59pm PT.

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  • FACTOR-funded September Releases 2019

    Listen to our September #FACTORfunded Releases playlist!

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  • Applications Open for Keychange 2020

    Keychange launches open call to find 74 innovative women & gender minority artists & innovators to take part in year-long programme.

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  • Artist Development & Juried Sound Recording Deadline – October 17, 2019

    Artist Development and Juried Sound Recording deadline is Thursday October 17, 2019.

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  • FACTOR Releases 2018-2019 Annual Report

    FACTOR has published its Annual Report for 2018-2019!

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  • 2019 Canadian Country Music Award Nominees
    2019 #FACTORfunded CCMA Nominees

    #FACTORfunded 2019 CCMA nominees!

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  • Songwriter Support for Music Publishers

    New funding available for music publishers to support songwriter initiatives.

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  • ATTN Collective Initiatives Applicants: Diversity and Inclusion Plan

    All applicants to the Collective Initiatives program must include a Diversity and Inclusion Plan along with their application!

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