Local Links (Vancouver/B.C.)

102.7 Peak Radio (Commercial station with lots of local play)

101.9 CITR (Co-op/Community Radio with many music programs)

104.3 The Shore (Adult Alternative, lots of local play)

99.3 Fox (Local rock station)

CBC Radio 2 (Local/Community Public Music Radio)

Vancouver Is Awesome (Local arts/culture blog)

Nardwaur (Video interviewer, Radio Host at CiTR)

Music BC (BC Music industry funding, networking, services)

Georgia Straight (Local Newspaper, good music section/local reviews)

Canadian Music Industry Links

SOCAN (Canada's royalties collection agency)

FACTOR (Canadian music/recording artist funding)

CANADA ARTS COUNCIL (Wide array of arts grants including many for music/sound recording)

Music Licensing/Publishing

AVLA (Register your finished music project with ISRC code from AVLA)

SESAC (USA royalties collection for Songwriters/Performers/Publishers)

Magnatune (Music licensing/streaming)

S.L. Feldman (Renowned Canadian/International Music Publisher/Talent Agency)

GettyImages/Music (Music licensing)

D.I.Y. (Do It Yourself!)

GroupDiy (Huge online community of DIY enthusiasts and designers)

DiyRecordingEquipment (Great overview of various DIY Kits!)

ClassicAPI (Vintage-API style preamps, EQs, etc - sound amazing!)

PAIA (low cost DIY Pedals, Synths, Headphone Amps, Misc)

QRDude (QRD Acoustic Panel Diffuser Calculator)


Recording Hacks (Recording blog and microphone review database)

Pensados Place (Great video interviews with audio pros and mixing tutorials)

Tape-Op Magazine (The Best ProAudio Magazine, check out their online board)

Sound On Sound (Check out the 'articles' section!)

GearSlutz (Huge online music/recording/production/gear communinity)

Music Websites

CD Baby (independent music distribution)

VEVO (Commercial Music Video Site)

ALLMusic (Music search, credits database, recommendations, videos)

Ultimate Guitar (Check out the 'Columns' and 'Lessons' Section)

CoversProject (Database of cover songs)

Misc/Useful Links

WeTransfer (Quick, free, easy, 2gb email transfers)

DropBox (Cloud based file storage/sharing) (Instructional content for HTLM/Web design, Photoshop, Photography, etc)

HooteSuite (manage all your social media from one window)

Etsy (Create/Sell your own crafts)

CafePress (Create/Sell your own merch - US)

WordAns (Create/Sell your own merch - Canada)

GreenMedInfo (Natural Medicine Database)

DemocracyNow (a daily independent global news hour and blog