Canadian Musician

Canadian Musician is a Canadian magazine that is published bi-monthly by Norris-Whitney Communications Inc.[1]

Canadian Musician
EditorAndrew King
CategoriesMusic magazine
FounderJim Norris
Year founded1979; 42 years ago (1979)
First issueMarch/April 1979
CompanyNorris-Whitney Communications Inc.
Based inNiagara Falls, Ontario

History and profileEdit

Canadian Musician was launched by Jim Norris in Toronto in 1979.[2][3] The premier issue was published in March/April 1979.[4] The magazine's primary area of interest is to profile Canadian musicians and musical events. The magazine also writes articles on the Canadian music business and features articles on musical equipment and technology. The magazine covers a broad spectrum of artists from a variety of musical genres. It is distributed internationally through subscription and across music and record stores and newsstands in Canada. The headquarters is in Niagara Falls, Ontario.[5]

In 1991 the circulation of Canadian Musician was about 27,001 copies.[4] As of 2021, Michael Raine serves as the editor of the magazine.[6]


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  2. ^ "Jim Norris". Unison. Archived from the original on 22 July 2017. Retrieved 31 January 2016.
  3. ^ Europa World Year. Taylor & Francis Group. 2004. p. 1025. ISBN 978-1-85743-254-1. Retrieved 26 November 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Canadian Musician". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved 31 January 2016.
  5. ^ "Contact Us". Canadian Musician. Retrieved 31 January 2016.
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