CM In Depth

Canadian music industry

Total 3 Posts

Music Is Facing a Mental Health Crisis

This article originally appeared in the September/October 2019 issue of Canadian Musician magazine.

By Michael Raine

The life of a professional touring musician is a recipe for mental illness.

Money is tight while they work long and weird hours, travel incessantly, are isolated from their friends and family at

Continue Reading

The State of the Industry

This article orginally appeared in Canadian Musician magazine's 40th anniversary issue, published in March 2019.

By Andrew King

Streaming services. Copyright reform. The value gap. Music cities. There’s been no shortage of hot-button topics facing the Canadian music industry these last few years, though that’s basically been the

Continue Reading

How Music’s Middle Class Disappeared in the Tech Revolution

A shortened version of this interview appeared in the January/February 2017 issue of Canadian Musician magazine. The full interview can also be listened to on the Dec. 7, 2016 episode of the Canadian Musician Podcast.

By Michael Raine

In November 2016, Music Canada President Graham Henderson gave a speech

Continue Reading