Music Associations

Here are a variety of Membership-based organizations you should absolutely be a Member of to take advantage of everything they have to offer you.

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Music Managers Forums

For: Music Managers and Self-Managed Artists around the world.

There are over 25 Music Managers Forum’s around the world, each having their own specific goals, but whom are all primarily dedicated to:

  • Lobbying
  • Providing a discussion forum
  • Educating
  • Celebrating managers and their artists

Provincial MIA’s

For: Anyone working in music in any capacity in Canada.

In most Provinces and Territories within Canada, there are Music Industry Associations (MIA’s), that are designed to support music professionals through:

  • Education
  • Networking
  • Funding
  • Promotion
  • Showcasing
  • Special offers

Musicians Union

For: Musicians in the US and Canada.

The American Federation of Musicians (AFM) is the largest organization in the world that represents the interests of professional musicians. The union specializes in services ranging from:

  • Immigration (including short-term travel visa, P2)
  • Touring
  • Media recordings
  • Contract negotiations
  • Gear insurance
  • And much more