Canadian Music Publishers Association

  1. What Will Canada's New Majority Government Mean for Copyright Reform?

    May 05, 2011 1:02 PM EDT Monday's re-election of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative government in Canada to a majority stronghold means that there will be fewer impediments to get its legislation passed. One bill, which died March 26 when the general e ...

  2. Robbie Robertson, Luc Plamondon Inducted Into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

    February 10, 2011 10:21 AM EST Robbie Robertson and French-Canadian songwriter Luc Plamondon are the next inductees into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame (CSHF), the organization announced Tuesday at a press conference at the Toronto Centre for the Arts, where the gala wil ...

  3. U.S. Music Supervisors Descend On Toronto Festival

    September 11, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Away from the red carpet in Toronto, local bands are tuning up their instruments to impress U.S. music supervisors and film directors at the Canadian Music Café’. The 5th installment of the musical showcase from Sept. 15 to 17 will see U.S. music ...

  4. Mixed Feelings About New Canadian Copyright Legislation

    June 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Canadian government tabled new copyright legislation today (June 12), and while some in the entertainment industry applauded it, others said they would take a wait-and-see approach. The new law will allow consumers to freely transfer purchased ...

  5. Canadian Music Cafe Kicks Off

    September 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Canadian Music Café, a concert series designed to showcase top Canadian musical talent and coincide with the Toronto International Film Festival, kicked off yesterday. The showcase, which is tagged as "where film meets music," has af ...

  6. Canadian Music Industry Wants Sat-Radio Review

    August 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Feds previously granted three licenses. The future of satellite radio in Canada remains unclear as a coalition of Canadian music industry organizations called today (Aug. 31) on the federal government to proceed with a review of the June 16 decisi ...

  7. Producer Ezrin To Speak At Symposium

    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran Canadian producer Bob Ezrin will be among the speakers at a Canadian Music Publishers Association (CMPA) symposium. Veteran Canadian producer Bob Ezrin will be among the speakers at a Canadian Music Publishers Association (CMPA) symposium. ...