Blogs are part of music, and a musician’s lucky break can very well come from a blogger’s appraisal. Thousands of people like their music news and tune in for regular updates on several blog posts.
When browsing the internet, Justin Timberlake’s latest hit single might be covered by one of the blogs, and before you know it, you are listening to it. Canada has several blogs dedicated to music.
Canadian Beats Media
Canadian Beats Media covers the latest events, reports on upcoming festivals, shows music lovers where to shop, offers promos, and reports on music worthwhile listening to. Its writers, Marie Demeire and Melissa Wiseman, do well to cover interesting music news from all genres. You can also listen to music chosen by the authors to introduce to their following.
EARMILK does not limit their online opinions and news to one genre but writes reviews on all music. The founders started voicing their opinions on music in 2009 and quickly had a following of like-minded enthusiasts. The four founders only picked up speed since the blog saw the light.
BraveWords & Bloody Knuckles
BraveWords is a magazine featuring topics on Heavy Metal music, tracks upcoming recordings, and reports on current metal bands. The founders are Tim Henderson and Martin Popoff, and the magazine’s first release was in 1994.
FYI Music News
FYI Music News will keep you up to date with their weekly journal for all the latest news on Canadian music, artists, and music events. The blog shows supported artists, events, and information on music technology.
Said the Gramophone
Famous writer and music critic, Sean Michaels, created an mp3 blog, and having an artist’s song listed as one of his top choices, can open doors for aspiring artists.
Famous stars, Justin Bieber and Drake, is evidence of the popularity of hip-hop in Canada. The team of HipHopCanada provides representation and product promotion to global hip-hop fans. They also cover global news on all hip-hop related topics.
Electronic Dance Music is popular in Canada, and EDM Canada is the blog for fans and musicians. Follow their blogs for the latest news and events supporting electronic dance music in Canada.
ArtistPR is a music promotion company advertising musicians and delivers their productions to numerous outlets. With their contacts and professional staff, artists are sure to get great publicity to give their careers a chance in the competitive music industry.
Aspiring artists can make a real breakthrough if a blog writer covers a song they composed. That is why many new musicians post their music on the internet with Spotify or Soundcloud.