Amplify BC


People and companies in B.C.’s music industry can plan for the future with $22.5 million dedicated to the sector over the next three years. Creative BC will continue to adapt Amplify BC’s programs each year to meet the changing needs of the music industry as part of B.C.’s economic recovery.

Amplify BC supports people working in B.C.’s diverse music economy. The fund focuses on four program areas: 

  • Industry Initiatives supporting the development of B.C.’s music industry, including training, skills development, research and a new focus on young up-and-coming talent 
  • Career Development focuses on emerging and established artists
  • Live Music supports B.C.-based live music events, creating engagement opportunities for audiences, artists and youth to enhance music tourism throughout B.C.
  • Music Company Development focuses on sustainability and building the capacity of B.C.’s music companies

Subscribe to Creative BC's Music Industry Newsletter for announcements regarding program launches, eligibility criteria and application deadlines. 

Last updated: April 29, 2021