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April 13, 2009 10:16 ET

Canadian Musician Magazine Celebrates 30 years

Attention: Arts/Entertainment Editor, Assignment Editor, Business/Financial Editor, Media Editor, News Editor TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 13, 2009) - Canadian Musician magazine (CM) celebrates 30 years as Canada's premiere magazine for musicians and music practitioners. 30 years ago in the spring of 1979, Canadian Musician magazine released its debut issue featuring rock legend Burton Cummings on the cover. Since then, Canada's best and brightest musicians have graced the cover of CM making it Canada's longest running music magazine. Today, the 30th Anniversary issue still celebrates The Artist, The Gear, and The Biz.

For the last 30 years CM has gone through many changes as the industry and technology has changed. CM now has an Internet presence with an online version of the magazine, and also a bi-weekly newsletter. Some things, however, don't change. Like being able to pick up the print version from your favourite store shelf. CM has continued to lead the way in bringing Canadian musicians quality content, an exciting look at current trends and products, and a spotlight on the people helping to revolutionize the Canadian Music landscape.

CM has been around to support Canadian musician for 30 years and it is just getting warmed up. "The next 30 years will be even more exciting than the last", says Jim Norris, Publisher of Canadian Musician magazine.

CM covers prominent Canadian artists, the latest gear, technique and the business of music. Published bi-monthly, Canadian Musician features regular columns on Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Percussion, Brass, Woodwinds, Vocal, MIDI, Business, Songwriting, Live Sound, Recording and On-Line Music. Also included are classified ads, opportunities for musicians, new releases and new products.

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