Friday, November 19, 2010


Thursday, November 18, 2010

In this issue:
Thanks to Our Sponsors

A Better World CDs Make Great Seasonal Gifts

7 Titles Available from Stock for Immediate Delivery:

Songs of Canada 2010 - Anthology of Canadian Songwriters
Protest Songs for a Better World (2 volumes)
Songs for a Better Planet (2 volumes)
Peace Songs for A Better World (2 volumes)

Our CDs get airplay all over the world. Tracks have been selected from thousands of submitting artists all over the world. Your support of these albums will assist our work and the charities we work with. Order CD's - More Info

Winterfolk Festival Auditioning Artists in Southern Ontario Cities

There is no cost to audition to Winterfolk and two artists will be hired at each of the venues listed. Artist selection will be based on a combination of voting by the audience and the Winterfolk jury/representatives at each event. Artists will be encouraged to bring their fans friends to cheer them on. Winterfolk festival dates are Feb 18-21, 2011.

There are spots available for artists to audition on the following dates:

Dec 1 -The Casbah, Hamilton
Dec 2 – The Moonshine, Oakville
Dec 9 – Maxwell’s Music House, Kitchener
Dec 10 – Montreal House, Peterborough

How To Apply For An Audition

Winterfolk Festival Looking for Some Good Volunteers

For a minimum of 8 hours of service over the Winterfolk weekend, volunteers receive:

All Access to all shows and artist hospitality lounge;
An invitation to private party with the artists and media;
Daily Expense allowance to cover gas, parking, food, etc.;
Great Experience of Working within the Roots Community;
Qualifies for Community Service Work - Certificates available - and much more !

Apply To Volunteer at Winterfolk

Last Chance to Submit Protest Songs

Submissions Deadline is Nov 30, 2010.

This is the Association of Artists for a Better World’s 10th Compilation CD! The last CD got worldwide airplay! EIGHT selected winners will receive world-wide exposure, including distribution, publicity, promotion, and recognition. EIGHT selected artists will be featured on the CD, given full liner credits, including contact and website information, plus the following:

'Protest Songs for A Better World Volume IV' will be distributed for airplay to over 200 radio stations in their global pipeline located throughout North America, Europe, and Australia, including Internet stations; and review copies distributed to selected major publications and music journalists for review in their publications - by request only.

How to Submit a Track

Thanks to Our Sponsors

Join the Winterfolk Team - Unique Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Winterfolk IX Sponsorship Opportunities - We offer a wide range of sponsorship packages, offering you benefits including visibility, signage, and special festival privileges. Details are on the website. We can custom configure a package for you.

Winterfolk IX Program Ad Rates - We print over 40,000 festival programs which are distributed in the area, as well as handed out at the door. This is a great way to show support for local artists and roots music, as well as gain high exposure at the festival.

Sponsorship information is available from Dougal Bichan, Dougal & Co. Inc. , , 416.645.0295 . He would be pleased to speak with you.
A Better World
182-4936 Yonge St
Toronto, Ontario M2N 6S3

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