MusicOntario & The Hideout Toronto join forces for The Bout Panel Series!

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November 20, 2018


January-April 2019 @ The Hideout (423 College St., Toronto, ON)

MusicOntario is joining forces with The Bout @ The Hideout in 2019 to present a series of panels designed to equip emerging bands and artists with some of the tools they will need to build their careers in the music biz! Registration is free and open to everyone - don't be shy!

The Bout is an annual competition that was created in 2018 by one of Toronto‚Äôs most dedicated live music venues to bring together talented local musicians, generate support and awareness for live music in Toronto and, most importantly, provide an awesome welcoming atmosphere for artists to showcase their music! After a stellar launch year, The Bout team have doubled the prize money! $20,000 in cash prizes will be paid out to the winners, with $12,000 going to 1st place.

What better time to brush up on your biz skills and industry smarts than when there's money on the table?! Here's what you're in for:

  1. Thursday, January 24, 2019  | REGISTER |  Stretching-A-Buck: Cashflow tips for independent musicians & bands
  2. Thursday, February 28, 2019   | REGISTER |   Lifecycle of an album: Strategies for getting the most out of your next release
  3. Thursday, March 28, 2019   | REGISTER  Festivals & Conferences: Perfecting the art of networking, showcasing and selling yourself
  4. Thursday, April 25, 2019   | REGISTER  Pack your bags & road cases: Breaking into the international marketplace

For full details on all things The Bout, please visit:

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