Contemporary Throat Singer Improvises a Harsh Vision of Canada

Tanya Tagaq is a transformative performer. She herself transforms. Her music transforms. And, by the end, her audience transforms.(The Link)

Project Soundcheck tunes into artists to combat sexual violence at shows

An initiative aimed at preventing sexual violence at live music events and outdoor festivals is plugging into the people on stage in an effort to make the people down in the crowd feel safer.(CBC)

Kitchener Public Library unveils new instrument lending library

A new instrument lending program was launched Monday at the Kitchener Public Library, thanks to a 150-instrument donation from Sun Life Financial.(CBC)

Dan Mangan wants to help you book live music – in your living room

Mangan had been kicking the idea around for a while with co-founder Laura Simpson. But they wanted to make sure they were on the right track. So Mangan put out a call to his Facebook followers to find out what aspects of the live music experience were bothering people.(CBC)

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