Articles

Le Sanctuaire: #Facilitating Music Business for Indie Artists in Quebec

October 18, 2021

Bringing tools and knowledge of Quebec's music industry to indie artists, Le Sanctuaire is guided by vision to support local artists and the music scene.

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Recording from home

January 30, 2021

Always wanted to create your own home recording studio but didn't know how? Here's a good place to start.

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Mixing & Mastering Pt. II – How to Prepare and Send Your Audio Tracks

May 12, 2020

Learn how to prepare your audio files and what to send to an audio mixing engineer or an audio mastering engineer, and what you can expect when it's sent.

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Mixing & Mastering Pt. I – An Intro

May 12, 2020

This article explores the definition of mixing and mastering and their importance, as well as touching upon the basics of what you'll need to record at home.

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Open Mics: Trevor’s Top 10 Tips

October 9, 2018

Top 10 tips from a seasoned Montreal open-mic’er: Trevor Burnett

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Up by 8AM: Early Bird Jams

July 24, 2018

Working 9-5 but still want to keep your passion for playing music alive? Here's a list of 5 jam nights and open mics around Montreal to play at and be up by 8AM

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Le Dépanneur Café: An Open Stage For Montreal Musicians

July 24, 2018

Tired of short sets at the open mic or long busks at the metro station? Le Dépanneur Cafe (Mile End) may be just what you're looking for...

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Jam Spaces: 5 Rehearsal Spots Worth Visiting

July 21, 2018

Want to practice with your band or jam with some friends without getting noise complaints from your neighbors? Here's a list of 5 Jam spaces worth visiting in Montreal!

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Busking 1 - STM Lyre Sign for Buskers (1)

MTL Busking Handbook (Part 1: Tips and Tricks)

July 21, 2018

Tips and tricks for busking in Montreal. The best locations, busking etiquette, and how to sign up.

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Busking 2 - STM Lyre Sign for Buskers

MTL Busking Handbook (Part 2: Rules and Regulations)

July 21, 2018

What you should know about the do's and don'ts of busking in the Montreal metro system, how to sign up for busking spots, and what makes the Berri-Uqam station so special.

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Busking 3 - STM Lyre Sign for Buskers

MTL Busking Handbook (Part 3: MusiMétroMontréal and Étoiles du Métro)

July 21, 2018

Learn about MusiMétroMontréal & Étoiles du Métro: what they do, how you can become a member, and the benefits that comes with.

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A Guide to Open Mics and Jam Sessions on Audiobarn.ca

July 17, 2018

A practical guide to finding open mic nights and jam sessions in Montreal by using Audiobarn.ca, and what to expect!

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