Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Factor's Funding Renewed!

Below is a press release from Factor regarding their funding situation with the Feds. Good news indeed!

For those of you who aren't aware Factor provides funding for recording projects for Canadian citizens.

Factor has it's new deadlines and applications up. If you're looking for a studio to do your project and need some help filling out these forms let me know.

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Here's the press release:

Canada Music Fund Renewed!

For Immediate Release

St. John’s, Newfoundland- 04/17/2010- The Honourable James Moore, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, today announced that the Government of Canada is renewing sustainable funding agreements with FACTOR to administrate programs from the Canada Music Fund.

“Our Government is pleased to continue supporting the Canadian music industry and building on its success, by renewing sustainable funding agreements with our trusted partners FACTOR, MUSICACTION, and the SOCAN Foundation.” Minister Moore said.

The renewal will be for a five year term and will include new programs that will significantly increase the Canadian Music Indutry’s reach globally.

Heather Ostertag, stated, "The Honourable James Moore and the Government of Canada have clearly demonstrated their commitment to Canadian culture by providing a five-year commitment to the Canadian music industry. This commitment will ensure that FACTOR can continue to support Canadian artists, taking their music to the world. Canadian talent is unique, it is distinct, and the Canada Music Fund has played a strong role in the success of our artists."

Today's news will ensure that Canadian artists and the Canadian music industry will continue to receive support for initiatives and projects through FACTOR's various programs.

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