Canadian Musician Magazine Kicks Off 40th Anniversary Celebrations.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TORONTO, ON – On April 25, some of Canada’s
most talented musicians gathered with the music industry to celebrate the
40th Anniversary of Canada’s premier music publication Canadian
Musician Magazine, at a private event at Grace O’Malley’s in Toronto. 
Over 30artists attended including, The Trews’
Colin MacDonald, John Angus MacDonald and Jack Syperek, 
Kira Isabella, Ryland James, Marc Jordan, Steve Strongman and Sean
Jones. “We published our first issue of Canadian Musician 40 years ago with
one goal: to be Canada’s premier publication and a go-to resource for
professional and amateur musicians and the industry that supports them,”
said Jim Norris, Founder, Canadian Musician. “It’s been as thrilling as it has
been fulfilling to work towards that goal in the decades since, and like the
business we’re proud to represent now feels like the most exciting time in
our history. Celebrating this milestone with so many passionate friends and
partners from over the years is a great reminder of why we do what we do,
and our team is freshly inspired to continue our mission in the years to
come.” Other attendees included Jim Norris, Founder, Canadian Musician
Magazine, Andrew King, Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Musician Magazine and
Michael Raine, Senior Editor, Canadian Musician Magazine. The evening
featured live performances from Ferraro, Kris Barclay and CJ Flemings as
guests commemorated the exciting milestone and industry contributions of
Canada’s leading music publication.  The first issue of Canadian Musician
Magazine was published in the spring of 1979. Since then, the publication
has featured countless covers, interviews and columns with some of the
most notable names in Canadian music, from Burton Cummings, Rush,
Alanis Morissette, and The Tragically Hipto Nickelback, Avril Lavigne,
Shad and Marianas Trench. Today, Canadian Musician Magazine is
continually expanding its online reach with initiatives like the Canadian
Musician Radio podcast, their series of music business webinars in
partnership with NWC Webinars, and CM Live Sessions on Facebook with
some of the industry’s best and brightest. Hi-res photos of the 40th
Anniversary celebration event can be found
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