Sessions Live will partner with Canadian Music Week and The INDIES to present a full concert by pop rock powerhouse July Talk, on Thursday May 27 at 8pm ET, pre-recorded at the legendary El Mocambo Tavern in Toronto. Tickets are $15 CDN and on sale now at sessionslive.com/JulyTalk. July Talk is nominated for two awards at the 2021 Jim Beam® INDIE Awards as part of Canadian Music Week. Sessions Live will also stream additional pre-recorded performances by Walk Off The Earth, Sam Roberts Band, Monowhales, The Dirty Nil, JJ Wilde, Notifi, Moscow Apartment, Half Moon Run, CZN, and more at The INDIES on May 30 at 7pm ET.
“We are happy to work with Sessions for the 2021 CMW Virtual Conference & Festival,” said Canadian Music Week President Neill Dixon. “Festival attendees can look forward to amazing performances in crystal clear online broadcasts that provide a concert experience that the fans deserve.””Since we announced Sessions last spring, our partnership with Canadian artists has blossomed. We are proud to be in the position where we can help Canadian artists reconnect with their fans and bring these exclusive performances to over 190 countries around the globe on Sessions’ interactive live-streaming platform. We are honored to continue our collaboration with Canada’s emerging and top musical talent as we present the prestigious Canadian Music Week’s outstanding music performances,” said Tim Westergren, co-founder of Sessions Live. The Canadian Independent Music Awards (aka The INDIES) are sponsored by Jim Beam Bourbon, hosted by Josie Dye of Indie 88 Radio, and have been scheduled for Sunday May 30, 2021. This year, the INDIES can be viewed for free on Sessions and simulcast on SiriusXM thanks to the support of title sponsor Jim Beam, and SiriusXM Canada. The 2021 INDIES will include a fundraiser, with calls to action from notable Canadian musicians, with all proceeds in support of the Unison Fund’s #BandTogetherInUnison campaign.
July Talk: THURSDAY, MAY 27, 2021 AT 8 PM EDT – HOUR LONG SET
INDIE Awards: Sunday May 30th at 7PM EDT
The full 2021 CMW Virtual Conference & Festival schedule and lineup is available at https://cmw.net/