MEGAPHONO welcomes music industry professionals from the US, Canada and abroad for a festival celebrating Ottawa-Gatineau and Eastern Ontario music. Booking agents, record labels, music publishers, film/TV music supervisors, managers, publicists and other industry folks will descend on Ottawa and be treated to an insider's look at the city and its burgeoning music scene. Participating artists and delegates will have a chance to interact with our visitors, learning about the various facets of the music industry and equipping themselves with invaluable knowledge for those wishing to pursue music as a career, or further what they're already doing.


2017 HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 60 local and regional artists showcasing in over 20 venues across Ottawa-Gatineau
  • CONFERENCE — daytime talks and skill-building focusing on music industry-related topics 
  • FREE SHOWCASES — Thursday & Friday afternoon at Bar Robo, Pressed Cafe, Elmdale Tavern, and The Record Centre!
  • Over 35 international music buyers visiting from North America and Europe! 

Photography by Scott Doubt and Andre Gagne.