Useful links for Canadian musicians and producers and not only..

The following is a very useful list of links for musicians and producers; it includes also links to music lessons and teachers. We are open to link exchanges, however note that Fandango Recording links only with websites that are useful for musicians and producers, with a focus on Canadain music!

www.socan.ca - The Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada, an organization that administers in Canada the performing rights of virtually the entire world's repertoire of copyright-protected music.

www.factor.ca - Foundation to assist Canadian talent on records!

ISRC registrant codes - this is the place where you have to go and get your ISRC codes required when mastering your music! 

www.cmrra.ca - Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd.

http://www.copyright.gov United States Copyright Office- a department of LIbrary of Congress. It’s not a bad idea to register the copyright of your songs in US, that gives you access to US courts. 

www.arts.on.ca - The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) is an arm's-length agency of the Ontario government that provides granting programs, funds and awards and services to artists and arts organizations across the province

www.musiccentre.ca - Collecting, distributing and promoting music by Canada's composers!

www.gearslutz.com - an excellent forum about recording equipment, techniques, recording, mixing and mastering! The moderators are famous producers like George Massenburg, Dave Pensado, Daniel Lanois, Chuck Ainlay, Frank Filipetti, Ed Cherney, All Schmitt.

Copyright Board of Canada: Canadian government website extremely useful regarding copyrights!

The Indie Bible - Promote Your Music to the World!

www.indiemusic.ca - another extensive, comprehensive resource for Canadian music.

Piano Player World - Have you always wanted to learn how to play piano? Get your free resources here.

www.canoe.ca/IndieBands/home.html - If you're a Canadian indie band, you can get a free listing here!

www.hiphopcanada.com - A Canadian Hip Hop resource site!

www.cleverjoe.com/radio.html - College and University radio station!  Promote your music to all the wild and crazy students in Canada!

www.afm.org/149/  - Local 149, American Federation of Musicians, Toronto, ON

www.harmony-central.com - excellent info and database about all instruments, reviews, great forums, advices, industry news dayly!

www.overhear.com - A source of information on solo artists, singer/songwriters, bands, and live music venues and events. overhear is also a guide for independent musicians and artists in Ontario.

Kick in the head - The Ultimate guide to Canadian music created by musicians for musicians who love their music and want control.

The muse’s muse - This is an excellent Songwriter's Resource web site created by a fellow Canadian with tons of songwriting information, tools, and links

Artistopia - Join music artists across the world in their pursuit to music stardom. Artistopia’s music community includes artist profiles, free MP3 music downloads, press releases, artist gigs and events, music resources directory, classified ads, and music forums.

Country Music Planet - country music for country music fans! - Country music featuring independent country music singers and independent country music songwriters!

Get Signed - resource for advice on A&R, record deals, getting gigs, getting promoted & getting signed!

www.taxi.com - TAXI’s Music Biz FAQs contain songwriting tips, music-business information, and articles on Film & TV Music placement

Addicted to Songwriting - Addicted to Songwriting offers great resources for songwriters, including tips, news, articles, and more. If you write songs, visit this site.

Audio Recording Center -Want tto get some awesome recording software?  Trick out your home studio? Find a recording studio? See Audio Recording Center.

Record Labels & Companies Guide - What's the deal with Record Companies, anyway? Don't they want your songs? Learn more at RLCG, a site for songwriters, producers, and more.

Indie Music Network - Resource for create, produce and sell music!

Music Media Entertainment Group - A niche search engine for the music industry

Running music - Great site for mp3. They have created custom running music tracks with 30, 45 and 60 min in length. Highly motivational!

Pure voice power - Singing Lessons  - in East Toronto (Scarborough) with Kathy Thompson. Kathy has been a vocal coach since 1992 and is a Certified Teacher of Adults. Beginners or seasoned recording artists are welcome. Find your own unique style. Prepare for musical theatre auditions, study jazz, rock, hip-hop, R&B, country or all contemporary styles of singing: freestyling, increasing range, pitch placement, intro to voice therapy, increased volume and resonance, good breathing techniques. Build confidence for performance!

Musical Advantage - dedicated to connecting musicians with students and audiences across the United States and Canada.

MPCsounds - Hip Hop Samples for Akai MPC. MPCsounds.com offers downloadable hip-hop samples & loops for Akai MPC drum machines

Sheet Music - Sheet music search engine where people can search for free and commercial sheet music in a fast and easy way.


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