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These are extraordinary times and the first priority is everyone’s health and safety.

JAMS Canada was set to launch April 1st to “Help Musicians Help Themselves” by providing support, consulting & resources.

For the time being, JAMS Canada will update this page with help lines, links and resources to help musicians, artists & independent creators in Canada.  You can also follow us on Facebook @jamscanada.

#StaySafe #StayHome #StayInTouch

Canadian Resources For Musicians/Artists/Creators

Poster by Wild Grace Design Services

CBC – Click on the following Links:

Creative Fund Press Release

Creative Fund Application – deadline is April 24, 2020

How to find out if your business qualifies for the COVID-19 wage subsidy

Here’s where Canadian artists and freelancers can find help during COVID-19 shutdowns

5 ways to support Canada’s Musicians during the coronavirus pandemic


Pitchfork: What To Do During Isolation
LINK:  Words and Music:  Our 60 Favourite Music Books

Link: Grant Resources for Musicians/Artists/Writers

Link: Facebook Small Business Grant

Link: Discoverability Summit

DIY Musician

Link: DIY Resources for Musicians

Link: Promoting Your Music Online During COVID-19

Link: How to sync your playlists across Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube, and more

Link: How to get verified on Amazon Music for Artists

Link: The complete Facebook Live toolkit for musicians


Link: The Social Distancing Festival

Link: Unison Benevolent Fund

Link: AFC – the Lifeline for Canada’s Entertainment Industry

Link: CIMA (Canadian Independent Music Association) Resources

Link: Ontario Arts Council: COVID-19 FAQs and Guidelines for Grant Applicants and Recipients

Link: Bandzoogle How musicians can ask fans for support during the coronavirus pandemic

Link: CLMA (Canadian Live Music Association) The Voice of Live Music in Canada

Link: Bree Noble:  Discover 19 Proven Sources of Income


LINK: Instagram Live for Musicians

LINK: VOX – How canceled events and self-quarantines save lives, in one chart

LINK: AFM – Intellectual Property Rights Distribution Fund Unclaimed Royalties

LINK: Youtube:  Creative a live stream in Creator Studio Classic

LINK: SOCAN – Canadian Music Community Continues to Rally


LINK: SONIC BIDS How to Get started making money from your music

LINK: 5 non-traditional ways to make money as a musician

LINK: 5 ways to cash in

LINK: 6 predictions for the next decade of music


LINK: REVERBNATION:  Stay Home Songwriting & Resources