Showcase Submission Now Open

Early bird submissions are now open for the 2018 annual Northern Touch Music Festival and Conference. 3 days of music and professional development for artists in hip-hop/R&B/soul/reggae and more!!!

How to Submit

Northern Touch Conference

Seminars will cover a range of topics including discussions about booking shows, release strategies and marketing, songwriting, and production techniques.

2017 Conference Schedule

1 on 1 Meetings with Delegates

We will also be providing one-on-one meetings with delegates for selected showcasing artists who submit and have a demo listening session for all artists who perform at the festival.

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What is the Northern Touch Conference and Music Festival?

The Northern Touch Music Festival was created in the same spirit that helped Canadian Hip-Hop become what it is today. We pay homage to the pioneers of Canadian Hip-Hop and try to reflect the same mentality and mandate used in the past, to grow the industry in the future.

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Becoming a donor to the Northern Touch Music Festival allows us to provide unique and diverse programming for Winnipeg's most educational and musical festival. We are here to help the musicians develop professionally and creatively while entertaining festival attendees with some of North America's finest emerging and established acts. Help us produce the best festival we can. Thank you!