Author Archives: Jeannie Reid

About Jeannie Reid

Jeannie Reid is the Director of Music City North, an independent booking company for shows, tours as well as Soundtrack of the City, a mini-festival that runs 4 times a year in downtown Toronto. Jeannie's love and passion for music is what motivates her to be a vocal advocate for Toronto's music scene. Jeannie also facilitates a music industry group that was started by Barb Sedun, called BS Fridays. When Jeannie is not at shows, she's traveling or spending time with animals.

Dream Job Diary – Chris Prendergast, founder of JamStack

On this week’s Dream Job Diary, we’re thrilled to be featuring an innovative entrepreneur in the music technology space; Chris Prendergast, founder of Jamstack.   Chris Prendergast was a science teacher/local musician when he came up with the idea to create a portable amp that attaches…

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Jessica Speziale – The Awakening EP

*header photo by Bobby Singh, FOH Photo The Awakening is a 3 song EP from Toronto rock chick, Jessica Speziale that was released May 4th at The Hideout.  The EP features three songs, The Feels, Wildfire and The Orchid, with…

Mushy Callahan – The Revelations EP

Four brothers from West Coast Canada, Mushy Callahan made the move to Toronto for their music. Fast forward to their third release, Revelations and the move has proven to be the right one. Bookending the EP are the two best songs: …

Canadian Music Week as experienced Music City North

Each person goes to a music festival such as Canadian Music Week (CMW) expecting something different.  For me, my focus was the networking and one conference, “Meet the Festivals”.  The key thing with such a monstrous event such as CMW,…

Canadian Music Week 2018 – our must sees with MCN

Today marks the beginning of the 36th year of Canadian Music Week (CMW) and Music City North will be out and about for our MCN Night Out!  Our focus for our “Must See” artists are acts that we have already…