ECMA 2018 Submissions for Awards & Stages Now Open!

Submissions for the 2018 ECMA Awards and Showcase submissions are now open! Here’s everything you need to know: Submission Deadline: October 2nd at 5PM AST Eligibility Period: An album/song/video must have been released between June 1, 2016-October 1, 2017 to be eligible for this year’s awards.  Cost: Members receive ...

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Juror Applications Now Open for 2018 ECMAs

Each year, ECMA solicits help from its membership and key industry persons on a regional, national and international level to build its roster of musicians and industry professionals who act as qualified jurors. Jurors review submissions for awards and/or showcase opportunities offered ...

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ECMA Announces Updated By-Laws, AGM to Be Held September 26

The Annual General Meeting of the East Coast Music Association will be held on Tuesday 26-Sep. at 7:00 PM (AST) in Halifax, NS. The meeting will be at the ECMA Office with conference call availability. Contact Chantal Caissie, Artist Relations Manager for conference call details (chantal@ecma.com). Documents:2017 ECMA ...

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ECMA 2018 Awards & Stages Manual and Fast Facts

Below are links to to the Awards & Stages Manual and Fast Facts documents for the 2018 East Coast Music Awards - May 2-6 in Halifax, NS. Artists and industry members should review these documents thoroughly prior to beginning the submission process.  Submissions will open ...

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RAW CYPHER and Info Session - Presented by ECMA and 902 Hip Hop

RAW Cypher - Presented by East Coast Music Association and 902 Hip Hop  Thursday, August 31Alteregos - 2193 Gottingen StreetFREE BBQ and info session featuring Quake Matthews and MAJE from 6-8PMRAW Cypher hosted by KXNG WOOZ at 8PMLearn about showcasing and awards opportunities at ...

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SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO ECMA MEMBERSHIP STRUCTURE NOW IN EFFECT

SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO ECMA MEMBERSHIP STRUCTURE NOW IN EFFECTThe East Coast Music Association (ECMA) is now offering free memberships to existing members of all five Music Industry Associations (MIAs) in the Atlantic region.Members of the Cape Breton Music Industry Cooperative, Musique/Music NB, ...

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BreakOut West and ECMA Launch "East Meets West"

BreakOut West and ECMA Launch "East Meets West" The East Coast Music Association (ECMA) and Western Canadian Music Alliance (WCMA) are excited to launch 'East Meets West', a new collaboration which will create career opportunities for artists from the far ends of Canada, ...

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Canadian Blast @ Australian Music Week - Applications Now Open!

The East Coast Music Association (ECMA), Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA), and BreakOut West Present: Canadian Blast @ Australian Music Week - Music Export Canada.  ECMA, CIMA, and BreakOut West are excited to partner with Australian Music Week to give the opportunity for ...

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ECMA Announces Significant Changes to Membership Structure

ECMA announces significant changes to membership structure…existing Music Industry Association members to receive free ECMA memberships Beginning on July 1, 2017, the East Coast Music Association (ECMA) will offer free memberships to existing members of all five Music Industry Associations (MIAs) in the ...

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