Jim Priebe Publicity now accepting clients

Jim Priebe Publicity, a division of Canadian Roots Radio, currently has openings for a limited number of new clients.

Musicians planning a tour or CD launch, or musicians wishing to develop an on-going relationship with their fans will benefit from our services.

Jim Priebe Publicity offers musicians a full suite of media management services including:

  • Generate and manage publicity through traditional and new media channels
  • Social Media Management

Act before January 31, 2014 and you’ll get your first month free.

E-mail jim@canadianrootsradio.ca or call 647-992-8294 for more information. You’ll be glad you did.

Yours in Music,


#CanadianRootsRadio off air tonight (Oct 16, 2013) 12-2am maintenance


Tonight (Oct 16, 2013) at midnight Canadian Roots Radio will be off the air for a couple of hours due to maintenance on our streaming server.

Please be sure to tune back in during the wee hours. Listenership has been steadily growing over the past years and each and every one of you is important to us. As the Beverly Hillbillies would say, Y’all come back now, y’hear?!

Yours in Radio,


Today’s Additions @ctaddo The Backyard Devils @EastCoastMusic @MusicMusiqueNB

Today’s additions include songs from New Brunswick’s The Backyard Devils.

Tracks from Catherine Taddo’s Under Your Hood have been added to the NetBlues file. NetBlues showcases Canadian Blues music and can be heard nightly 10-11pm EST.

Yours in Radio,


Jim Priebe presents 2nd Annual @ArtsCanCircle Benefit

ARTSCAN 2013 I’m hosting my 2nd Annual ArtsCan Circle Benefit. A mini-festival of extra-ordinary musicians, this year’s line-up includes:
  • Stouffville’s own Morgan Sadler winner Toronto Independent Music Award for Best Song
  • Marianne Girard - Canadian Folk Music Awards nominee for Best Contemporary Singer, Marianne Girard is “a revelation, alternately bold and tender, with a voice unequivocally pure and joyfully unrestrained”. (Toronto Star)
  • HOTCHA! Winner of two TIMAs (Toronto Independent Music Awards) Best Folk/Roots & Live Acoustic Category
  • Jane Lewis & Sam Turton - “Lewis has a voice that is both clear and full. Both musically and lyrically sophisticated, it’s an impressive debut.” —Barry Hammond, Penguin Eggs Magazine
  • Pre-performance music by Stouffville’s gypsy-jazz trio Windsong.

EmCee Mike Burns, sound by Most Excellent Productions, coffee and treats by Velvet Sunrise Coffee Roastery

Thanks to our sponsors Betz Pools, Boston Pizza Stouffville, Long & McQuade, Whittamore’s Farm, Stouffville Free Press, P Dominque Plante Creative Services and Card’s Appliances

Tickets: $15, available at the box office online, by calling 905-640-2322, or in person.

Date: Sat Sep 21, 2013. Doors open @ 7:00pm. Show starts 7:30pm

Venue: Stouffville’s 19-on-the-Park http://nineteenonthepark.com/

ArtsCan Circle is a registered charity that sends teams of musicians and artists to engage children and youth in remote Northern communities in workshops in the arts. Through music and other creative arts, they hope to teach new skills, promote self-esteem and creative self-expression. More information about ArtCanCircle can be found at: http://www.artscancircle.ca/